Definitions for "Electric Distribution Company"
Keywords:  poles, deliver, peco, edc, substations
The company that owns the power lines and equipment necessary to deliver purchased electricity to the customer.
A company regulated by the Commission that owns the poles and wires used to deliver power to a consumer. This company will continue to deliver electricity to homes and businesses and make repairs when the power goes out. These companies are the former local electric utilities.
A public utility (for example PECO Energy) which provides facilities such as substations, power lines, etc., for transmission and distribution of electricity to customers.