Upcoming Regulatory Courses

Contact. Cindy Blume at cblume@nmsu.edu or 575.646.4876, if you have questions, registration inquiries, or require additional information.

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October 14-18, 2019 – Balloon Fiesta


October 14-18, 2019

Three separate courses: “The Basics” Practical regulatory training for the electric or natural gas local distribution (LDC) industries and FERC ratemaking for the pipeline industry.

“The Basics” Brochures:

NOTE: Brochures will be available in July 2019.

Practical Regulatory Training Courses:

NARUC Endorsed:

  • Electric Industry – Laptops are NOT required. Course materials will be provided in hard copy throughout the course.
  • Natural Gas Local Distribution (“LDC”) Industry Laptops are required. Course materials will be provided in soft copy on a flash drive

EBA and INGAA Endorsed:


Registration and Payment Options:

  • Online Registration: Payment options are credit card, check/money order, or we can invoice your organization.
  • Fax, phone or email: Fill out the enrollment form on the last page of the program brochure. Follow the instructions on the form for a preferred payment option.

Sheraton Uptown Albuquerque

The Sheraton Uptown Albuquerque conference room rate is $170 for single and $185 for double, which includes a full breakfast. CPU room rate reservation cut-off is September 19, 2019. To reserve your room in our block CLICK HERE or call central reservations at 1.800.325.3535 and you must mention the NMSU Public Utility Basics.

May 18-22, 2020 THE BASICS
  • Practical Regulatory Training for the Electric or Natural Gas Local Distribution (“LDC”) Industries
Sheraton Uptown – Albuquerque, NM

2019 October Basics Attendees

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What others have said about “The Basics”

“Very informative and relevant.”

“This was a great course to provide me with a good foundation on the regulatory aspect of the electric industry!”

“The speakers were knowledgeable and execution was of the highest quality.”

“Good general overview of the rate case process.”

“The speakers did great at explaining materials in an easy understandable way.”

“I feel that if I were to start a working on a rate case tomorrow, I have a better idea of where to begin and what questions to ask than I would have, had I not attended the conference. I appreciated the questions and opinions from differing points of view – regulators, energy providers, and interveners.”

“The speakers were extremely knowledgeable with useful material.”

“The LDC course exceeded my expectations. I learned about many aspects of the utility ratemaking process.”