Regulatory Filings

Below you’ll find information on utility regulatory filings and upcoming public hearings. These hearings provide an opportunity for the public to make its voice heard.  Customer comments are included in the record and considered by the Board of Public Utilities when it considers rate cases and makes decisions on utility requests.

For more about New Jersey utility rates and rate cases, visit the Board of Public Utilities website. Copies of these filings are also provided to the New Jersey Division of Rate Counsel, a state agency that represents the interests of ratepayers in matters before the BPU.

Other Filings:

Energy Strong Filing

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of Electric Base Rate Adjustments Pursuant to the Energy Strong Program. BPU Docket Nos. ER18040358 and GR18040359.  Filed June 15, 2018. 
Updated Schedules 

 

Energy Strong II Filing

In The Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of The Second Energy Strong Program (Energy Strong II). BPU Docket Nos. EO18060629 and GO18060630.  Filed June 8, 2018. 

 

Basic Generation Service Filing

In the Matter of the Provision of Basic Generation Service for the Period Beginning June 1, 2018. BPU Docket No. ER17040335.

On May 3, 2018, PSE&G filed Tariff sheets with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) which reflect the current Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) approved Transmission related charges and the final results of the BGS-RSCP and BGS-CIEP Auction results. These Tariff sheets are available at the following link: https://nj.pseg.com/aboutpseg/regulatorypage/electrictariffs/basicgenerationservicebgs

Additional information related to the BGS Auction is available at: http://www.bgs-auction.com/

2018/2019 Annual Basic Gas Supply Service (BGSS) Filing

In the Matter of Public Service Electric and Gas Company’s 2018/2019 Annual BGSS Commodity Charge Filing for its Residential Gas Customers Under its Periodic Pricing Mechanism. BPU Docket No. GR___________. Filed June 1, 2018.

2018 Annual Margin Adjustment Charge (MAC) Filing

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company’s 2018 Annual Margin Adjustment Charge (“MAC”) BPU Docket No. GR18060605. Filed June, 1, 2018. 

2018 PSE&G's Rate Case - 9+3 Update

Cover Letter and Service List- In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and fGas Company for Approval of an Increase in Electric and Gas Rates and for Changes in the Tariffs for Electric and Gas Service, B.P.U.N.J. No. 16 Electric and B.P.U.N.J. No. 16 Gas, and for Changes in Depreciation Rates, Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 48:2-18, N.J.S.A. 48:2-21 and N.J.S.A. 48:2-21.1, and for Other Appropriate Relief BPU Docket Nos. ER18010029 & GR18010030 OAL Docket No. PUC 01151-18. Filed May 14, 2018.

Notice of Public Hearings

Exhibit P-1 R-1- Schedules

       Schedule 1 - Proposed Tariff for Electric Service, Public Service Electric and Gas Company, B.P.U. N.J. No. 16 Electric

       Schedule 2 - Comparison of Present and Proposed Electric Rates, using redlined Schedule 1 and Guide to Tariff Changes

       Schedule 3 - Proposed Tariff for Gas Service, Public Service Electric and Gas Company,B.P.U. N.J. No. 16 Gas

       Schedule 4 - Comparison of Present and Proposed Gas Rates, using redlined Schedule 3 and Guide to Tariff Changes

       Schedule 5- Copy of billing notice to be mailed to all electric and gas customers

       Schedule 6- Copy of draft text for legal notice in the public press

       Schedule 7 - Copy of letter notice to all county and municipal clerks of counties and municipalities serviced by PSE&G

Exhibit P-2 R-1 – Direct Testimony of Scott Jennings, Vice President, Utility Finance, PSE&G

Exhibit P-3 R-1 - Revised Schedules JLC-2(a) R-1, JLC-2(b) R-1, JLC-4(a) R-1 and JLC-4(b) R-1 of the Direct Testimony of Jorge L. Cardenas

Exhibit P-4 R-1 - Direct Testimony of Robert C. Krueger, Vice President – Special Projects, PSEG Services Company

Exhibit P-8 R-1 - Revised Schedules HW-1 R-1, HW-2 R-1, and HW-27 of the Direct Testimony of Harold Walker III

Exhibit P-9E R-1 - Direct Testimony of Stephen Swetz, Senior Director, Rates and Regulation, PSE&G

Exhibit P-9G R-1- Direct Testimony of Stephen Swetz, Senior Director, Rates and Regulation, PSE&G

2018 Electric and Gas Base Rate Case Filing

Cover Letter and Service List- In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of an Increase in Electric and Gas Rates and for Changes in the Tariffs for Electric and Gas Service, B.P.U.N.J. No. 16 Electric and B.P.U.N.J. No. 16 Gas, and for Changes in Depreciation Rates, Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 48:2-18, N.J.S.A. 48:2-21 and N.J.S.A. 48:2-21.1, and for Other Appropriate Relief BPU Docket Nos. ER18010029 & GR18010030 - Filed January 12, 2018. .

Exhibit - P-1 - Petition

Exhibit - P-2 - Scott Jennings, Vice President, Utility Finance, PSE&G- Overall Financial Policy and Revenue Requirements

Exhibit - P-3 - Jorge Cardenas, Vice President, Asset Management and Centralized Services, PSE&G- Electric and Gas Operations, Capital Expenditures, and Electric & Gas Distribution-related O&M expense

Exhibit - P-4 - Robert C. Krueger, Vice President–Special Projects, PSEG Services Company- Tax expense, Accumulated Deferred Income Tax and Tax Benefit Flow-back; Consolidated Tax Adjustment

Exhibit - P-5 - Ann E. Bulkley, Concentric Energy Advisors- Return on Equity

Exhibit - P-6 - Michael Adams, Concentric Energy Advisors- Benchmarking of PSE&G’s Financial and Operational Performance

Exhibit - P-7 - John J. Spanos, Gannett Fleming- Depreciation

Exhibit - P-8 - Harold Walker, Gannett Fleming- Lead/lag study, Cash Working Capital

Exhibit - P-9E - Stephen Swetz, Senior Director–Rate and Regulation, PSE&G- Electric: Cost of Service, Rate Design, and Tariff submissions

Exhibit - P-9G - Stephen Swetz, Senior Director–Rate and Regulation, PSE&G- Gas: Cost of Service, Rate Design, and Tariff submissions

Exhibit - P-10 - Daniel Hansen, Christensen Associates Energy Consulting LLC- Decoupling (Green Enabling Mechanism)

Exhibit - P-11 - Aaron Ford, Vice President–Corporate Security and Claims, PSEG Services Corporation- Cybersecurity

Non-Disclosure Agreement

Energy Strong Electric and Gas Rates March 2018 Filing

In The Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of Electric and Gas Base Rate Adjustments Pursuant to the Energy Strong Program. BPU Docket Nos.________________Filed March 30, 2018.

Notice of Public Hearing

Manufactured Gas Plant Remediation Charge (RAC 25)

In The Matter Of The Petition Of Public Service Electric And Gas Company To Modify Its Manufactured Gas Plant (MGP) Remediation Component Within Its Electric Societal Benefits Charge (SBC) And Its Gas SBC; During The Remediation Adjustment Charge (RAC) 25 Period, August 1, 2016, to July 31, 2017.BPU Docket No.GR18020093-Filed February 1, 2018.

Notice of Public Hearing

Gas System Modernization Program II Filing

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of the Next Phase of Gas System Modernization Program and Associated Cost Recovery Mechanism (“GSMP II”). BPU Docket No. GR17070776 -Filed July 27 , 2017.

PSE&G Rebuttal Testimony Cover Letter - Filed February 15, 2018

PSE&G Rebuttal Testimony of Ann E. Bulkley – Filed February 15, 2018

PSE&G Rebuttal Testimony of Stephen Swetz – Filed February 15, 2018

PSE&G Rebuttal Testimony of Wade E. Miller – Filed February 15, 2018

PSE&G Affidavit - Miller Rebuttal – Filed February 15, 2018

 

Green Programs Recovery Charge Filling

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of Changes in its Electric Green Programs Recovery Charge and its Gas Green Programs Recovery Charge “2017 PSE&G Green Programs Cost Recovery Filing". BPU Docket Nos. ER17070724 and GR17070725 -Filed June 30 , 2017.

Notice of Public Hearings

Mason Substation Filing

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of the Construction of the Mason Substation Damaged During Superstorm Sandy. BPU Docket No. EO16080788 -Filed August 12 , 2016.

Notice of Public Hearings

 

Certain Non-Refundable Payments Customers Made for Main Extensions

Please take notice that the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) issued an Order dated July 19, 2013 in Docket No. AX12070601 concerning certain non-refundable payments customers made for main extensions in locations that had previously been determined in BPU regulations to be Areas Not Designated for Growth. Those regulations have been overturned and certain customers may be entitled to a return of part of or the entire amount paid towards the construction of facilities to provide electric and natural gas service, known as contributions, when certain criteria are met.
Read the full notice.