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:

2018 Electric and Gas Base Rate Case – 12&0 Update

Cover Letter - 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 OAL Docket No. PUC 01151-18. Filed August 8, 2018.

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

Exhibit P-3 R-2 - Supplemental Direct Testimony of Jorge L. Cardenas, Vice President, Asset Management and Centralized Services, PSE&G

Exhibit P-4 R-2 - Direct Testimony of Robert C. Krueger, Vice President – Special Projects, PSEG Services Company

Exhibit P-6 R-1 - Supplemental Direct Testimony of Michael Adams, Concentric Energy Advisors

Exhibit P-8 R-2 - Direct Testimony of Harold Walker III, Gannett Fleming

Exhibit P-9E R-2 - Direct Testimony of Stephen Swetz, Senior Director, Rates and Regulation, PSE&G - Electric

Exhibit P-9G R-2 - Direct Testimony of Stephen Swetz, Senior Director, Rates and Regulation, PSE&G - Gas

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.

PSE&G Base Rate Review Fact Sheet

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 - Electric

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

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

Gas System Modernization Program (GSMP) Filing

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of Gas Base Rate Adjustments Pursuant to its Gas System Modernization Program (July 2018 GSMP Rate Filing) BPU Docket No. GR18070831 Filed July 30, 2018.

Green Program Recovery Charge Filing

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 "2018 PSE&G Green Programs Cost Recovery Filing". BPU Docket Nos. ER18070688 and GR18070689.   Filed June 29, 2018.

Notice of Public Hearings

Solar Pilot Recovery Charge Filing

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company for Approval of Changes in its Electric Solar Pilot Recovery Charge (“SPRC”) for its Solar Loan I Program. BPU Docket No.ER18060681.  Filed June 28, 2018.

Notice of Public Hearings

Weather Normalization Charge Filing

In the Matter of the Petition of Public Service Electric and Gas Company to Revise its Weather Normalization Charge for the 2018-2019 Annual Period. BPU Docket No. GR18060675.   Filed June 26, 2018.

2018/2019 Universal Service Fund (USF) Annual Compliance Filing

In the Matter of the 2018/2019 Annual Compliance Filings for a Change in the Statewide Electric and Gas Permanent Universal Service Fund Program Factors within the Electric and Gas Societal Benefits Charges Rates Pursuant to N.J.S.A 48:2-21 and N.J.S.A. 48:2-21.1  Public Service Electric and Gas Company. BPU Docket No. ER18060661.  Filed June 22, 2018.

Notice of Public Hearings

Energy Strong 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.EO18040358 and GO18040359.  Filed March 30, 2018.

Updated Schedules - Filed June 15, 2018 

 

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. 

 

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. GR18060606.  Filed June 1, 2018.

Notice of Public Hearings

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.
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