Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978

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Legal Document- Statute: Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978

Abstract

The purpose of Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act (PURPA) is to encourage:

(1) conservation of energy supplied by electric utilities; (2) the optimization of the efficiency of use of facilities and resources by electric utilities; and (3) equitable rates to electric consumers. Various sections of Title II of PURPA amend the Federal Power Act.









Published 
N/A

Year Signed or Took Effect 
1978

Legal Citation 
16 U.S.C. 2601 et seq.



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Citation

Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (1978).

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