The recent commentary by Jason Stanek, chair of the Maryland Public Service Commission, argues essentially that the PSC doesn’t need the General Assembly’s input as our state plans how to modernize the electricity distribution grid. Trust us, he suggests. While we respect the PSC’s role in overseeing Maryland’s utilities, I must disagree with his contention that legislative guidance isn’t appropriate.
Hartwell: Modernizing the Electric Grid Isn’t Just About Wires
March 2, 2022