Publication | Public Utilities Fortnightly
Gas Ban as Confiscation of Property
Reconsider Compensation Policy
Branko Terzic writes that many cities, municipal governments, and states have determined that decarbonization policies should include the mandatory shift of residential and commercial natural gas service to electric service. He discusses how a full electrification of gas services could lead to the demise of gas services companies, and how the return of stranded original cost investment may not be adequate compensation for the abolition of the gas business.