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October 31, 2005: PSC Decision Means Higher Prices for SBC Phone Service

For Immediate Release: October 31, 2005 PSC Decision Means Higher Prices for SBC Phone Service MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board is deeply disappointed by today’s decision by the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) to deregulate the prices charged by SBC Wisconsin for local phone service. “Today’s decision by the PSC will lead to …

October 3, 2005: CUB Supports Decision-Making Reforms at PSC

For Immediate Release: October 03, 2005 CUB Supports Decision-Making Reforms at PSC MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board supports the draft settlement announced today between the Wisconsin Attorney General and the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) regarding secret meetings between key PSC staff and a Wisconsin-based electric utility. The draft settlement will likely be …

August 31, 2005: Alliant Energy Ratepayers Slammed by Another Rate Hike

For Immediate Release: August 31, 2005 Alliant Energy Ratepayers Slammed by Another Rate Hike MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board is deeply concerned about the welfare of residents and businesses that buy electricity from Alliant Energy, which today asked the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) to raise electricity rates by $41 million (about 5 …

August 08, 2005: CUB Fights to Stop SBC Phone Deregulation and Price Hike

For Immediate Release: August 08, 2005 CUB Fights to Stop SBC Phone Deregulation and Price Hike MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board filed a legal brief earlier this week with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC), urging the PSC to reject SBC Wisconsin’s (SBC) attempt to deregulate and dramatically raise the rates for basic …

July 5, 2005: Nuclear Plant Sale Will Not Result In Customer Benefits

For Immediate Release: July 05, 2005 CUB: Kewaunee Nuclear Plant Sale Will Not Result In Promised Customer Benefits MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) countered the claims today of Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) and Wisconsin Power and Light (WP&L) that the sale of the Kewaunee nuclear power plant would result in customer benefits. “Every …

June 09, 2005: CUB Fights WPS Attempt to Steal $127 Million from Ratepayers

For Immediate Release: June 09, 2005 CUB Fights WPS Attempt to Steal $127 Million from Ratepayers MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) will fight the attempt by Wisconsin Public Service Corporation (WPS) to keep $127 million that instead should be quickly refunded to ratepayers if the sale of the Kewaunee Nuclear Power plant is …

May 20, 2005: CUB Takes PSC to Court to Stop Nuke Sale

For Immediate Release: May 20, 2005 CUB Takes PSC to Court to Stop Nuke Sale MADISON – Today the Citizens Utility Board (CUB) filed a lawsuit against the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) to stop the sale of a nuclear power plant to an out-of-state, unregulated energy company. “In approving the sale, the PSC …