Administrative Code Title 83, Public Utilities (Illinois)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Illinois

Applies to States or Provinces Illinois
Name Administrative Code Title 83, Public Utilities (Illinois)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations, Generating Facility Rate-Making, Renewables Portfolio Standards and Goals, Safety and Operational Guidelines, Training/Technical Assistance
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15
Last Substantive Modification
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In addition to general rules for utilities, this article states regulations for the protection of underground utilities, promotional practices of electric and gas public utilities construction of electric power and communication lines, standards of service and environmental disclosure. It also states RPS and clean coal standard for alternative retail electric suppliers and utilities operating outside their service areas. It states regulations on net metering, electric interconnection of facilities, standards of service for gas utilities, training programs for natural gas system operating personnel, safety and quality standards for gas transportation and standards of service for water utilities.

Policy Contact

Contact Name Chief Clerk's Office
Department Illinois Commerce Commission
Division Public Utility

Phone 217-282-7434 (Springfield Office)
Phone 2 312-814-6658 (Chicago office)


Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Administrative Code Title 83
Date Effective 2005-10-01