Current Campaigns in Issues by Utility

I&M wants $18 per month, before you use ANY electricity

Tell I&M NO WAY to a higher fixed charge and NO WAY to an I&M Bail-Out! I&M wants to raise your base electric rate by 25.3% and your monthly fixed customer charge by a whopping 147%! This... Read More »

Say NO to Vectren smart meters and more fixed charges!

Say NO to Vectren smart meters and more fixed charges!   Tell the IURC to reject the settlement. No Vectren rate hike! Vectren has recently reached a settlement with the Office of Indiana Utility... Read More »

Duke Energy Edwardsport IGCC Settlement

After nearly ten years of litigation, Citizens Action Coalition recently joined a modified settlement regarding Duke Energy’s Edwardsport Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle plant (IGCC) in Knox... Read More »

Nix the Fix: Tell NIPSCO no to higher fixed charges on your electric bills!

A settlement was reached in the NIPSCO rate case.  If approved, it will raise your monthly fixed charge 27.3% and your energy usage charge 13.9%! This amounts to a monthly bill increase for the... Read More »

IPL wants a 51% increase in base rates.  Tell them NO!  

UPDATE: IPL increase in fixed charge and rates approved. IURC rejects all of CAC’s recommendations. On March 16th, the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) approved a significant increase in... Read More »

Latest in Issues by Utility

January 31, 2008

The following are snippets of the testimony that has been filed before the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) by the parties involved in the case to determine whether or not Duke should be permitted to build a new coal gasification (IGCC) power plant in Southern Indiana (Cause #43114). They are calling it "clean coal" technology, which is a contradiction in terms. There is no such thing as "clean coal."

January 31, 2008

These quotes are from testimony filed by Duke before the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (Cause #43114).

January 30, 2008

Duke Proposed Integrated Gasification Combined-Cycle Power Plant: Poor Energy Planning for Indiana

Executive Summary

January 29, 2008


December 26, 2007

Re: Public Comments on Draft Prevention of Significant Deterioration Construction Permit for Duke Energy Indiana-Edwardsport Generating Station, Significant Modification No. 083-23529-00003, Significant Permit Modification No. 083-23531-00003


Issues by Utility

As everything from food to healthcare becomes more expensive, the cost of essential human services like heating your home and turning on your lights must remain affordable for Hoosiers.

Citizens Action Coalition aggressively advocates for affordable utility rates. Find out what's happening with your utility company. 

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