Dominion Energy North Carolina
Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 1:30 pm
Commission Hearing Room 2115, Dobbs Building
430 North Salisbury, Raleigh, NC
The Commission will hold three hearings, back to back, on whether to approve three separate requests from Dominion Energy North Carolina (DENC), for electricity price changes. DENC filed the requests on August 14, 2019. By law, DENC can request price changes once a year for the following kinds of costs:
The chart below shows the monthly impact for residential customers of these three price changes. To see all of the documents for one of the proceedings, including details of each DENC proposal, click on the docket number in the chart below.
|Cost-Adjustment Type||Hearing Time||Proposed Rate Change for Residential Customers||Proposed Effective Date for the Rate Change|
|Fuel and Related Costs E-22 Sub 579||1:30pm||A residential monthly bill of 1,000 kilowatt-hours (kwh) would decrease by $4.26.||February 1, 2020|
|Programs that save energy or shift the timing of energy use E-22 Sub 577||Immediately After Fuel Cost Hearing||A residential monthly bill of 1,000 kwh would increase by $0.04.||February 1, 2020|
|Renewable Energy E-22 Sub 578||Immediately After Energy Conservation Cost Hearing||The residential per-account charge for renewable energy would be $0.55 per month, a $0.12 per month reduction from current charges.||February 1, 2020|
The public hearings on these three price change requests will begin at 1:30 p.m. on November 12, 2019, and proceed one after the other until concluded. Public witness testimony will be heard near the beginning of each proceeding. (For information on providing such testimony, click here.) After public witnesses are heard, the Commission will conduct an evidentiary hearing, including formal testimony from DENC’s expert witnesses. The Commission will begin with the fuel cost proceeding at 1:30 p.m. The exact timing of the hearings for the second and third proceedings cannot be predicted.
To file a comment with the Commission about one of DENC’s price change requests, send the Commission an email here. Be sure to state in the subject line the docket number of the proceeding. You can also mail the Commission your statement at the address below. In either case, after aboult three business days, statements will become part of the public record in the case and can be viewed on this website.