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Utilities Law Lawyers In Martinsville Indiana

Martinsville is a city in and the county seat of Morgan County, Indiana, United States. The population was 11,698 at the 2000 census. Is also the home of Albert Merritt and John Wooden.

What is utilities law?

Public utilities provide electric, gas, water or telephone service to customers in a specified area. Utilities have a duty to provide safe and adequate service on reasonable terms to anyone who lives within the service area on without discriminating between customers. Because most utilities operate in near monopolistic conditions, they can be heavily regulated by local, state, and federal authorities. Generally, the local and state agencies are called Public Service Commissions (PSC) or Public Utility Commissions (PUC). Municipal Utilities and Rural Electric Cooperatives may be unregulated though.