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Keep Indiana's Energy Policy & Economy Moving Forward

Make your voice heard! Let the IURC know we need energy efficiency and we want it done right! At a time when electric bills in Indiana are becoming increasingly more expensive, heavily impacting the... Read More »

2014 Indiana General Assembly: Your voice is needed now!

In the 2014 Indiana General Assembly, Indiana State Legislators... raised your electric rates killed thousands of Hoosier jobs padded the pockets of monopoly utility companies ...by destroying... Read More »

NIPSCO: Enough is Enough! Stop the Rate Hikes!

2011: NIPSCO Electric received a 4.5% rate increase from the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC). 2012: NIPSCO Electric received approval from the IURC to raise rates approximately $800... Read More »

IPL Rate Increase: A Dirty Deal for Hoosiers

In December 2011 Indianapolis Power and Light (IPL) got permission from the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) to raise rates $615.4 million to install pollution control equipment on their... Read More »

Energizing Indiana: Home energy audits can help you save energy and save money!

Since our inception in 1974, Citizens Action Coalition has advocated that energy efficiency is the best mechanism to make energy more affordable, improve public health, and protect the quality of our... Read More »

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April 22, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Electric bills in Indiana are becoming increasingly more expensive, making the cost of living more difficult to meet for Hoosier households, driving up costs of doing business in Indiana (which means fewer jobs), and most importantly, forcing the most vulnerable among us to make difficult, unjust choices, like whether to heat or eat. 

March 18, 2014

City of Bloomington, Office of the Mayor

 

Dear Governor Pence,

I write to encourage a veto of Senate Bill 340.

One area where Republicans and Democrats should agree is the critical need to conserve our precious resources. SB340 runs counter to that philosophy.

March 7, 2014

As companies that represent 10,000 manufacturing and efficiency jobs in Indiana, we write to you today to express our opposition to SB 340, a bill that passed the State House and is now under consideration in the State Senate.

February 28, 2014

Martin Kushler is a senior fellow at the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy, and he wrote an excellent Guest Commentary regarding SB340 for the NWI Times.  Here are a couple of highlights of his commentary:

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It is CAC’s firm belief that energy must be safely and reliably delivered to Hoosiers at the least-cost possible. Consumer-oriented energy policies that create investment in renewables and energy efficiency make sense as the costs of coal and nuclear energy become more expensive.

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