Malloy Taps New PURA CommissionerGov. Dannel P. Malloy has nominated a deputy commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection to serve as the third commissioner on the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority.
Eversource Lowering Standard Service PricesCustomers of Eversource Energy will realize a price reduction come the first of the year, compared to what electricity cost last winter.
Connecticut Regulators Approve CL&P Rate HikeConnecticut regulators have given final approval to a rate hike for Connecticut Light & Power that will raise consumer costs by a total of roughly $100 million.
PURA Cracks Down On Bait-and-Switch Electric RatesAfter many consumers complained about bait-and-switch tactics used by some electric suppliers in Connecticut's retail energy market, the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority has come up with stronger protections for customers.
Blumenthal: Rate Hike Request "Unfair"
Opposition Digs In Over Electric Rate Hike RequestA fight is brewing over a request by Connecticut's largest utility to raise rates by $232 million to upgrade equipment following destructive storms.
Malloy: State Law Benefits Consumers
Regulators Ask Utilities To Slow Tree TrimmingConnecticut regulators are asking the two largest utilities in the state to scale back their tree-trimming programs amid criticism by property owners, government officials, environmental advocates and other groups.
Residents Express Outrage Over Electric CostsThe Public Utilities Regulatory Authority held a public forum Thursday night at the Farmington Senior Center where residents could voice their concerns with competitive electric suppliers.
Regulators OK Massive Conn. Gas Expansion Plan Connecticut utility regulators gave final approval Friday to a plan to expand natural gas service to about 280,000 new customers throughout the state over the next decade.
Conn. Regulators To Review Utility's Tech Job Cuts
Preliminary Ruling Approves Expansion Of Natural Gas ServiceConnecticut regulators have issued a draft ruling approving a massive expansion of natural gas service across the state.