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

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

June 4, 2014

Our latest fact sheet on IPL Rate Case for Car Share

September 11, 2013

Indiana Court of Appeals - Appellants Brief

In the Media

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:

February 27, 2014

On October 14, 2013, Duke and Vectren told the Evansville Courier-Press how much Energizing Indiana was needed, and how helpful the low-income weatherization program is...

http://www.courierpress.com/news/2013/oct/14/no-headline---weatherization/

Duke and Vectren said:

February 25, 2014

Proposed legislation in Indiana (SB 340) would devastate the state’s very promising energy efficiency programs, which were created under order of the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) in 2009.

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