Regulators increasingly emphasize upgrades that involve smart grids, clean energy standards, energy efficiency, customer choice, and transmission system improvements—and they are eager to see evidence of the benefits. Consider:
The traditional regulatory ratemaking model, based on a cost-of service rate-of-return methodology, does not support the evolving environment that favors advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)/smart-grid technologies and customer choice.
If your utility operates in a state with performance-based models and is required to report on certain metrics or if you anticipate a project involving multi-year capital investments and want to circulate new PBR regulatory models with state PUCs and local city councils, we can help.Guided by deep regulatory experience
Applying deep utility management and regulatory experience, West Monroe Partners develops performance management approaches tailored to today’s environment. Our experienced team will help you synchronize your utility’s long-term regulatory and business strategies and integrate appropriate performance metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs)—including:
With experience that spans an array of investor-owned and public power utilities, we understand the diverse regulatory models in use across states and local jurisdictions.Capture and communicate the benefits