Utilities

Overview

We help our clients to navigate complex utility regulations and laws, and advise a variety of interested stakeholders in regulatory and court proceedings involving utilities.

Practice Focus

Our Utilities Practice includes representation of electric, natural gas, steam and water utilities and, at times, customers of those utilities. We also represent clients in connection with: utility mergers and acquisitions; due diligence associated with asset purchases or financings; power purchase agreements; interconnection agreements; and contract negotiation and restructuring.

Representative Matters

We represent utilities and other parties before the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission in a variety of regulatory proceedings, including:

  • Rate cases and related proceedings
  • Periodic Rate adjustment proceedings
  • Special contracts
  • Proceedings relating to deregulation, and competitive generation and supply issues
  • Transmission issues
  • Merger and Acquisition approvals
  • Energy efficiency
  • Rulemaking proceedings
  • Franchise expansion
  • Financing approvals
  • Utility contract disputes
  • Utility fee disputes

Industries Represented

  • Competitive suppliers of electricity
  • Electric, gas and water and steam utilities
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The trusted attorneys at Orr & Reno have been bringing sound judgment
and a practical approach to New England’s legal challenges for over 70 years.

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