Utility Rates and Regulation

Utility Rates and Regulation

At a time when everything from food to healthcare is becoming more expensive, the cost of essential human services as simple as heating your home and turning on your lights must remain affordable for Hoosiers.

Citizens Action Coalition aggressively advocates for affordable utility rates.

Current Campaigns

Duke Energy wants to raise your rates $1.87B, shifting the cost and risk of running a monopoly utility from investors to ratepayers.

It is not the responsibility of captive utility ratepayers to pay for electric cars. Speak out now!

At a time when everybody is being asked to do more with less, utility profits are soaring and now NIPSCO wants you to pay even more!

At $9 billion, Prairie State threatens the electric rates of millions of electric customers - including many Hoosiers.

Monopoly utilities want their way regardless of the risk for ratepayers and taxpayers.

Leucadia Corporation wants to build and own a coal-to-gas plant near Rockport, IN. Their complex scheme could raise your natural gas rates.

Since 2006, Duke has been planning and building one of the most expensive coal plants in US history, and they want us to pay for it.

Related Documents

November 21, 2014

Our latest fact sheet on Duke Energy (Smart Meters & Edwardsport 11-18-14)

November 21, 2014

Our latest fact sheet on Duke Energy (Edwardsport & Smart Meters 11-18-14)

In the Media

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 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

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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