The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority may issue orders requiring electric distribution companies to provide, within their service areas, electricity transmission and distribution services between a generating facility operated by an electric cooperative under subsection (b) of section 33-219 and those members of the cooperative operating the facility to whom the cooperative is authorized to furnish electricity under subsection (d) of section 33-221 and governing the rates for the service. The authority may not issue any order under this subsection which would significantly impair the ability of an electric distribution company to perform its responsibilities to the public or would otherwise be contrary to the purposes of this title.

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes 16-243c

  • Authority: means the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority and "department" means the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. See Connecticut General Statutes 16-1
  • distribution company: means any person providing electric transmission or distribution services within the state, but does not include: (A) A private power producer, as defined in section 16-243b. See Connecticut General Statutes 16-1