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September 8, 2014 Delaware Public Service Commission and Public Advocate recognizes "Lifeline Awareness Week" September 8-14, 2014
The Delaware Public Service Commission and Office of the Public Advocate are emphasizing the program during "Lifeline Awareness Week", September 8-14, 2014. See the press release for more information.

August 20, 2014 - Public Comment Sessions for Exelon/PHI Merger
Public comment sessions have been scheduled for PSC Docket 14-193 – the Exelon/Pepco Holdings Incorporated merger which includes Delmarva Power & Light Company, as follows:

  • Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 7pm, Carvel State Office Building Auditorium, 820 N. French Street, Wilmington, DE
  • Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 6pm, Public Service Commission Hearing Room, 861 Silver Lake Blvd, Dover DE
  • Thursday, September 11, 2014, 7pm, Cape Henlopen High School Auditorium, 1250 Kings Highway, Lewes, DE

  • The Public Service Commission Staff welcomes comments from Delmarva Power and Light customers and other interested parties regarding the proposed merger. Comments can also be sent via e-mail to the Public Service Commission at, referencing PSC Docket 14-193, or by using the Public Comments link on the Public Service Commission electronic filing system, DelaFile.

    August 20, 2014 - Public Service Commission Approves Settlement in Tidewater Rate Case
    On Tuesday, August 19, 2014 the Delaware Public Service Commission unanimously approved a settlement in the most recent Tidewater Utilities, Incorporated rate case. In November 2013, Tidewater applied for a rate increase of 14.42%, or $3.9 million dollars (subsequently revised to $2.5 million dollars). The settlement approves a rate increase of $800,000 or 2.89%. Additional information can be found by referencing PSC Docket No. 13-466.

    July 29, 2014 - DelaFile Hints and Tips
    The Delaware Public Service Commission recently launched a new electronic filing system, called DelaFile. Registered utilities can use the system to submit subsequent filings to existing dockets as well as various financial and operational reports. Other features of DelaFile include a subscription service to allow the public to track specific dockets, companies, or industries, and a public comment link to send a comment on a specific docket.

    DelaFile may also be used to intervene in a specific docket. To intervene, interested parties must first register as a DelaFile user, and then submit an intervention request. Instructions regarding the registration and intervention process can be found here and here. Questions may be referred to