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A Note from Your People's Counsel What’s PJM? No, it doesn’t stand for peanut butter, jelly and mayonnaise. Nor are they the initials for new designer pajamas. PJM stands for Pennsylvania- Jersey-Maryland Interconnection, founded in 1927 initially to serve electric utilities in the three states. PJM is an independent regional transmission operator that is not under the jurisdiction of the DC Public Service Commission. Why do we—and why should you—care…
A Note from Your People's Counsel October first begins the start of fiscal year 2018. The date also marks the opening of the period when DC residents can apply for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program or LIHEAP. The federally-funded program helps eligible consumers pay energy bills and locally is administered by the DC Department of Energy & Environment. DOEE is now taking applications from residents who are currently…