Frontier Natural Gas
Annual Review of Gas Costs
Docket No. G-40 Sub 158
March 2, 2021, 10:00 am
Remote Via Webex


Section 62-133.4 of the North Carolina General Statutes authorizes gas cost adjustment proceedings for natural gas local distribution companies. This statute requires each gas distribution company to file annually with the Commission information that lets the Commission compare its wholesale gas and gas transportation costs with the gas revenues that it has collected from its customers during the 12-month period. The Commission decides whether the gas distributor was prudent as it incurred its gas costs. If prudently incurred gas costs are greater or less than the collected gas revenues, the Commission can order changes to customer rates.

On December 1, 2020, Frontier Natural Gas Company (Frontier) filed testimony in this proceeding. The Commission has scheduled this hearing to review Frontier’s gas costs. Public witness testimony will be received at the beginning of the hearing, which will be held remotely via Webex. Members of the public who wish to testify will do so via telephone, and must register in advance by contacting the Public Staff by 5:00 p.m. on February 22, 2021, either by email ( or by telephone (866-380-9816). When registering, provide your name, the number for the telephone you will be calling from during the hearing, the docket number, and the topic of your testimony. People who simply want to observe the hearing may do so via a YouTube link on the homepage of this website.

  • The Public Staff of the North Carolina Utilities Commission is investigating this matter on behalf of the using and consuming public. You can make a statement or ask a question of the Public Staff here.

  • Documents related to this matter can be found here.

  • For information about testifying at a public hearing go here.

  • You can file a comment about this matter here. Be sure to include the docket number in the subject line. You can also send the Commission a letter at the address below. In either case, consumer statements are made part of the record and will be publicly available via this website within two or three business days.


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