South Dakota Public Utilities Commission

The SDPUC consists of three elected at-large Commissioners, each serving staggered, 6-year terms. A staff of professionals works with the Commissioners to carry out the duties of the PUC. The PUC ensures utility companies in South Dakota provide safe, reliable service at fair and reasonable rates. The Commission regulates investor-owned electric, natural gas and telephone utilities; helps resolve customer and utility disputes; operates the South Dakota Do Not Call Registry; administers the states One Call notification center; operates the natural gas pipeline safety program; licenses and inspects state public grain warehouses and grain buyers; advocates for smart energy and telecommunications policy at the state and federal levels; educates consumers about saving energy and money (www.SDEnergySmart.com); and is a resource to landowners, communities and developers for renewable energy development (www.SDWind.com) and the build-out of our states wireless telecommunications networks.

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2014-2015 Savings Breakdown

Greenhouse Gas Emissions: 0 lbs
Individuals: 0
Dollars: $0
kWh: 0
BTUs: 0

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2013 Archived Campaign Success

Results for Change the World Campaign 2014-2015
Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 0
Dollars $0
kWh 0
BTUs 0
Results for Change the World Campaign 2013-2014
Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 0
Dollars $0
kWh 0
BTUs 0
Results for Change the World Campaign 2012-2013
Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 0
Dollars $0
kWh 0
BTUs 0
Results for Change the World Campaign 2011-2012
Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 24,573,859
Dollars $1,806,343
kWh 14,319,790
BTUs 21,914,494,507
Results for Change the World Campaign 2010-2011
Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 27,696,556
Dollars $2,015,682
kWh 16,249,152
BTUs 23,227,834,178
Results for Change the World Campaign 2009-2010
Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 14,836,832
Dollars $1,076,013
kWh 8,844,378
BTUs 10,616,539,116
Results for Change the World Campaign 2008-2009
Greenhouse Gas Emissions (lbs.) 4,275,172
Dollars $304,870
kWh 2,769,583
BTUs 183,072,545
Results for Change a Light Campaign 2007-2008
# of Pledges 4,095
# of Bulbs 22,710
Energy Savings 6,404,220 kWh
Cost Savings $595,592
*Greenhouse Gas 9,288,390 lbs.
Results for Change a Light Campaign 2006-2007
# of Pledges 281
# of Bulbs 1,522
Energy Savings 429,204 kWh
Cost Savings $39,916
*Greenhouse Gas 622,498 lbs.