Welcome to the Con Edison Public Issues site. Here you will find detailed information about company positions and testimony on current public issues, including events in which Con Edison has been mentioned in the news. We encourage you to use this page as a resource guide to learn about Con Edison's role in policy-making decisions affecting your home, your business, your community, and the environment.
Advanced Metering Infrastructure Recommendation
To empower customers with technology, better integrate distributed energy resources, and modernize the grid, Con Edison is proposing Advanced Metering Infrastructure, known commonly as smart meters. AMI is integral for customers to actively manage their energy use and take control of their monthly bill. Read our position paper.
Large-Scale Renewables Policy Recommendation
Con Edison recommends helping New York achieve the goal of generating 50 percent of the state's electricity with large-scale solar or wind projects. The company's position is regulated utilities can better protect the interests of its customers by owning large-scale renewable assets.
2016 Rate Filings
Con Edison has proposed rate plans for 2017 for the company's electric and gas delivery systems. Click here to learn more.
Public Statement Hearings on Con Edison's proposals are scheduled for June 21 and June 22. For a copy of the Public Service Commission's Notice for these Public Statement Hearings, click here
Post-Sandy Enhancement Plan
Con Edison Inc. has developed new investment and communications strategies for both Con Edison Co. of New York, Inc. and Orange and Rockland Utilities to better prepare for major storms. Read about it here:
Click here for recent news about Fortifying the Future:
Integrated Long-Range Plan
Con Edison's long-range plan provides a roadmap to achieve the company's vision to be a premier provider of safe, reliable, clean, innovative, cost-effective energy services and solutions that enhance the lives of our customers. To capture every opportunity to limit our growing delivery costs, we have applied a common, integrated framework to our infrastructure planning process. By using this framework, we aim to minimize the investments we must make over the next 20 years. Read more.
Electric, Gas, and Steam Long-Range Plans
Con Edison has created the following long-range plans to outline the challenges and solutions the company anticipates during the next 20 years.