Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978

What is Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978?

Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 meaning The Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of1978, passed by the U.S. Congress. This statute requires States to implement utility conservation programs and create special markets for co-generators and small producers who meet certain standards, including the requirement that States set the prices and quantities of power the utilities must buy from such facilities.

 

reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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