Delaware Division of the
Public Advocate


Artificial Island Proposal

Date Posted: Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

This morning the DPA had the opportunity to attend the Regional Legislative Electronic Transmission Cost Equity Committee meeting in the Senate Chamber. This meeting was called by the co-chairs, Senator McDowell and Representative Paradee, to hear from PJM on the Artificial Island proposal. We were afforded the opportunity for public comments and our comments are […]

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Power Restoration After Storm

Date Posted: Thursday, March 16th, 2017

As of 7:00am, approximately 1,800 customers are without power and should be restored by noon today. If your power is still out and you need assistance with food or lodging, please contact the Red Cross at 1-800-733-2767.

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Update on Electric Outages

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

UPDATE on electric outage: DPL has restored power to 90 percent of the reported outages.

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Stella Storm Power Outages

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

There are more than 30,000 DPL customers without power in New Castle County due to the Stella storm. If you are experiencing an outage, call 1-800-898-8042. More information to follow here and on Facebook.

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Article About Artificial Island Project

Date Posted: Monday, March 6th, 2017

An article from Delaware Public Media relating to the Artificial Island Project. PJM revives Artificial Island project.

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Proposal to Move Forward With the LS Power Project

Date Posted: Friday, March 3rd, 2017

The DPA participated in the Transmission Expansion Advisory Committee (TEAC) meeting where PJM Staff introduced their proposal to move forward with the LS Power project at Artificial Island at the reduced cost of $278 million (the cost was originally over $400 million). Drew Slater and Ruth Ann Price were in attendance asking many questions, specifically […]

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New Facebook Profile for Public Advocate

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

In an effort to improve openness and share advocacy updates on your behalf, we joined Facebook. Check out our Facebook page for news and updates.

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Andrew Slater Sworn in as Public Advocate

Date Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

By appointment of the Governor and confirmation of the Senate, Andrew Slater was sworn in as the Public Advocate taking the place of the retiring Dave Bonar.

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Potential Impact of a FERC Decision

Date Posted: Monday, April 25th, 2016

Public Advocate Dave Bonar comments on the potential impact of a FERC decision on the allocation of Artificial Island costs to Delaware customers (The News Journal)

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Delmarva Power Customers Receive Credits from the Merger with Exelon

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Delmarva Power electric and gas customers receive bill credits from the merger with Exelon Read Full Article

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