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PSC Schedules Virtual Public Night Hearing for Dominion Energy Solar Choice Rate

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Wed, 02/10/2021

Docket No. 2020-229-E

The Public Service Commission of South Carolina (PSC) has scheduled a virtual public night hearing for Dominion Energy South Carolina’s (DESC) proposed Solar Choice rate. Consumers will be able to express their comments at this virtual public night hearing.

The virtual public night hearing will be held on March 23, 2021 from 9 AM - 1 PM and 4 PM - 7 PM.

About DESC’s Proposed Solar Choice Rate

DESC is requesting PSC approval for a new rooftop solar rate designed to reduce costs imposed on all consumers who do not use rooftop solar, while allowing rooftop solar adopters to generate power without penalties. DESC’s proposed Solar Choice rate would be available to residential and small general service consumers applying for new service after May 31, 2021.

How to Testify

To testify or express comments to PSC commissioners at the virtual public hearing, consumers must submit information to the PSC before Monday, March 22, 2021 by 4:45 PM. Consumers will need to provide the PCS with their:

  • name,
  • telephone number for the PSC to call during the hearing to receive testimony, and
  • physical address.  

This information can be sent via email or given over the phone by calling (803) 896‐5133.