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PURA to Release Final RFP in Equitable Modern Grid Proceeding on May 6

Suite of Six Grid Modernization Dockets to be issued

Connecticut’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) will issue Request for Proposals (RFP) and Request for Program Designs (RFPD) in its suite of six grid modernization dockets next Wednesday, May 6. The proceedings, numbered 17-12-03RE01 - 17-12-03RE06, cover specific topics related to modernizing Connecticut’s electric grid, including energy affordability, advanced metering infrastructure, energy storage, zero emission vehicles, innovation pilots and interconnection policies and procedures.
What: PURA press event and procedural conference webinar 

When: Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.

Where: Virtual webinar meeting via Zoom

Who:   Marissa Gillett, PURA Chairman; Joshua Ryor, Advisor to the Chair; Stefanie Keohane, Rate Specialist; and Stephen Capozzi, Public Utilities Engineer

Why: To provide information on PURA’s grid modernization efforts, give a brief overview of each of the six dockets and address questions of the press, media and other parties in attendance.


Taren O'Connor
Director of Legislation, Regulation and Communication