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A Note from Your People's Counsel How did you fare during #windmageddon, the nor’easter that fiercely blew winds up to 70 mph over the Washington region? When the news of severe weather surfaces, OPC​ always revs up. For example, OPC’s March 1, 2018 consumer alert the day before Winter Storm Riley advised consumers to be ready with necessary supplies in case their electricity went out. Moreover, I was in daily…
A Note from Your People's Counsel Almost a year ago, OPC released the first “Value of Solar Study” on the potential for wide deployment of solar energy in the District of Columbia. We also unveiled a companion report on solar for low-income residents. Our findings were positive and confirmed that the potential of rooftop solar can substantially meet the electricity needs of DC consumers at a cost-effective and affordable rate…