SACE | Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

Learn About Your State Public Utility Commission


Actions by a public utility commission impact our daily lives, but most people don’t even know they exist. These commission members – sometimes appointed, sometimes elected depending on state law – regulate the rates and services provided by utilities including electricity, phones and water. To learn who regulates these essential services in your state, click below.

Note, this does not include municipally-owned electric companies or electric cooperatives in each state.




North Carolina

South Carolina

Tennessee Valley Authority