august, 2020

This is a repeating event

26aug1:00 pm3:00 pmNYSEG Rate Case Virtual Statement Hearings

Event Details

August 26th and 27th, at 1pm and 6pm both days, the Public Service Commission will be hosting Virtual Public Statement Hearings, to hear public opinions about the NYSEG and RG&E rate case proposals.
NYSEG has proposed to raise our electric delivery rates 25% over the next 20 months, and a much more modest 2.6% increase in gas delivery rates.
Sign Up  for an online “teach-in” to learn about the NYSEG rate case proposals, and to provide background for comments you might wish to make.
Sunday Aug 23 7-8pm
Monday Aug 24th 12-1pm
Monday Aug 24th 7-8pm
If you can’t make one of these times, sign up and request a video link.
We are also working on a brief paper that will provide background in written form.
Sign up to request that paper when it’s ready.


Registration required by Tuesday, August 24, 5pm

Online Registration:   click “Join” in the right-hand corner and enter the Event Number for the meeting time that you would like to attend:

  • Wed, August 26th 1:00 p.m.    Event # 129 561 6203

  • Wed, August 26th 6:00 p.m.    Event # 129 716 5524

  • Thurs, August 27th 1:00 p.m.    Event # 129 700 4393

  • Thurs, August 27th 6:00 p.m.    Event # 129 380 7531

Then on the page that opens, on the left side it will say Event Status: Not started (REGISTER).   Click the “register” link, fill in the required info, indicate whether or not you will be speaking and then click the submit button on the lower right.

Phone Registration: call: 1-800-342-3330 and follow the prompts to register.

For individuals requiring special accommodations, call the Department of Public Service’s Human Resources line (518) 474-2520. TDD users may request a sign language interpreter by placing a call through the New York Relay Service at 711. For free language assistance services, call 1-800-342-3377.


Login to the webex page as before, using the event number provided.  Then, on the right side enter your name and the password provided below.   Or call in using the info also provided below.

Note that there will not be any video – it is an all audio (voice only) meeting and you will be able to hear other participants speak.  Your name will be called when it is your turn.  Plan for 3 minutes speaking time.

Wednesday, August 26th 1:00 p.m. hearing:

Online access:

Event Number: 129 561 6203

Password: August26-1pm

Phone access: 518-549-0500

Access Code: 129 561 6203

Wednesday, August 26 6:00 p.m. hearing:

Online access:

Event Number: 129 716 5524

Password: August26-6pm

Phone access: 518-549-0500

Access Code: 129 716 5524

Thursday, August 27 1 p.m. hearing:

Online access:

Event Number: 129 700 4393

Password: August27-1pm

Phone access: 518-549-0500

Access Code: 129 700 4393

Thursday, August 27, 2020 6 p.m. hearing:

Online access:

Event Number: 129 380 7531

Password: August27-6pm

Phone Access: 518-549-0500

Access Code: 129 380 7531


(Wednesday) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Your computer or phone

Online presentation