Our new podcast on the role of state consumer advocates in addressing electricity policy is now available. Tanya McCloskey, Pennsylvania’s Acting Consumer Advocate, shares her expertise on the critical role consumer advocates play in the energy industry. As the electricity market evolves, legislators, consumers, regulators, and utilities are faced with increasing decision-making across the grid. New technologies, lower prices, and stable electricity use, as well as increasing interest in consumer-generated electricity, require effective participation by consumer advocates in regulatory and legislative hearings. Ms. McCloskey explains how consumer advocates work to ensure that rates paid by all consumers are just and reasonable.
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