Peoples / Peoples TWP
Peoples Natural Gas and Peoples TWP are regulated local gas utilities engaged in the transmission and distribution of natural gas, serving approximately 700,000 primarily residential and commercial customers in southwestern Pennsylvania and approximately 16,000 customers in West Virginia, and Kentucky. The combined utilities comprise the largest gas LDC in Pennsylvania.
The utilities comprise approximately 12,000 miles of natural gas distribution system, 2,000 miles of high pressure intrastate transmission pipeline and 1,000 miles of gathering pipeline, with diverse supply sources and transmission contracts.
The utilities are regulated by the state Public Utilities Commissions on traditional cost-of-service basis with recovery of prudently incurred expenses and a pre-determined return on equity invested (ROE).