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State Legislation and Regulation

The vast majority of EEI member companies’ regulated electric revenues, about 86%, are regulated at the state level. State public utility commissions typically operate under legislative mandates to ensure that rates are just and reasonable.  Fulfilling this mandate at a time of rapidly evolving technologies and public policy priorities is increasingly challenging. For EEI members among the most important state regulatory issues at the present time are: