Press Releases

Willie L. Phillips receives unanimous confirmation by Senate to serve as FERC Commissioner

Willie L. Phillips was confirmed unanimously by the Senate to be a member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for a term expiring June 30, 2026.

New Dialing Procedure for Customers with the 202 Area Code begins October 9th

The District of Columbia will have a new overlay area code, 771 on November 9th
 

DCPSC annual report shows leadership in achieving District’s clean energy goals

The Public Service Commission of the District of Columbia (Commission) today released its Annual Report highlighting the Commission’s role in achieving the District’s climate change commitments and 100% renewable energy goal for 2032.
 

DCPSC prohibits Washington Gas disconnections until customer call center fix

The Commission directed Washington Gas Light Company (WGL) to submit a corrective action plan to address long customer call center wait times (Formal Case No. 977, Formal Case 1142).
 

President Biden nominates DCPSC Chairman Willie L. Phillips to FERC

President Joe Biden announced today his intent to nominate Willie L. Phillips, Chairman of the Public Service Commission of the District of Columbia (DCPSC), to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).