Current Campaigns in Energy Policy

Tell regulators: don't force IPL customers to pay for Indy's electric car program!

Speak out now! Stop IPL from raising your electric rates to fund electric cars! Since IPL's last rate case, the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) has given IPL permission to raise your... Read More »

Keep Indiana's Energy Policy & Economy Moving Forward

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

NIPSCO: Enough is Enough! Stop the Rate Hikes!

UPDATE (5/15/14): In March 2014, the Office of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC) asked the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) to reconsider their February 17 decision to raise electric... 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 »

Latest in Energy Policy

August 19, 2014

On August 15th, the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) submitted the Demand Side Management (DSM) Report to the Indiana General Assembly. The report, completed by The Energy Center of Wisconsin, was filed pursuant to the highly controversial Senate Enrolled Act (SEA) 340 which will end the Energizing Indiana programs by the end of 2014.

June 26, 2014


I spent the month of May in Germany investigating the German energy transition.

June 10, 2014

In response to the IURC’s call for written comments regarding energy efficiency and demand side management policy recommendations, CAC submitted written comments to the IURC, along with over 2,500 signatures and/or comments from the public.

June 5, 2014

IPL wants you to pay another $16 million for Indianapolis’s electric car share program, BlueIndy.

It is NOT the responsibility of captive utility ratepayers to pay for electric cars!

May 13, 2014


Listen to Kerwin Olson, Executive Director of Citizens Action Coalition, discuss Indiana energy policy and the Duke Edwardsport power plant with Move to Amend


Energy Policy

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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