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September 7, 2017: Rate Decision Locks in High Costs for We Energies Customers

For Immediate Release:   September 7, 2017 More Information:             Tom Content, 608-251-3322 x. 12, 414-550-4712 (cell) CUB: Rate Decision Locks in High Costs for We Energies Customers A decision to approve a rate proposal filed by We Energies and its sister utility will leave rates too high for the next two years while giving a select …

November 14, 2014: Giveaways to We Energies & Big Business Will Cost Residential Customers

For Immediate Release:   November 14, 2014 Giveaways to We Energies & Big Business Will Cost Residential Customers MADISON — Today, on a 2 to 1 vote, the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin dealt a blow to We Energies residential electric customers by approving a 75% hike in the fixed part of customers’ bills on top …

April 8, 2008: Retiring Coal Burning Plants in Oak Creek Saves Millions

For Immediate Release: April 8, 2008 Retiring Oldest Coal Burning Plants in Oak Creek Would Protect the Environment and Save Customers $100 Million MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) and Clean Wisconsin asked the Public Service Commission (PSC) to deny an application by We Energies to add equipment costing $830 million to four 1960s-era …

December 20, 2007: PSC Decisions Reduce Size of Rate Increase

For Immediate Release: December 20, 2007 PSC Decisions Reduce Size of Electric Rate Increase Sought by We Energies MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board commends the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin for substantially reducing the size of the electric rate increase that We Energies customers will have to pay starting in January 2008. The three …

November 30, 2007: Ratepayers Should Not Pay For Mistakes at the Oak Creek Plant

For Immediate Release: November 30, 2007 Ratepayers Should Not Pay For We Energies’ Mistakes at the Oak Creek Plant MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board contends that ratepayers should not pay for mistakes associated with the $100 million cooling system for the Oak Creek power plant, currently under construction by We Energies. Yesterday, a state …

December 20, 2006: Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant Should Not Be Sold

For Immediate Release: December 20, 2006 Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant Should Not Be Sold MADISON – The Citizens Utility Board is opposed to the proposed sale of the Point Beach Nuclear Power Plant, announced today by We Energies, which intends to sell it to FPL Energy, a utility holding company headquartered in Florida. “If …

November 10, 2005: PSC Decision Gouges Ratepayers of We Energies

For Immediate Release: November 10, 2005 PSC Decision Gouges Ratepayers of We Energies MADISON – The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin (PSC) broke its own rules when it voted today to allow We Energies to keep $52 million in extra profits instead of refunding the money to electric ratepayers. “The Citizens Utility Board is deeply …