PUC Approves 4% PECO Rate Hike

by Andrew Maykuth The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission on Thursday approved a $127 million electric-rate increase for Peco Energy Co. The utility said monthly bills for its 1.6 million Philadelphia regional customers will go up by about 4 percent Jan. 1. The PUC unanimously approved a settlement reached among Peco, the PUC staff, and advocates for […]

Does Choice in Electrical Providers Bring Savings?

by Andrew Maykuth Like Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Connecticut allows competitive electricity suppliers to sell directly to residential customers, and they have barraged consumers with offers they tout will help to cut their monthly bills. But data released recently by Connecticut’s consumer advocate show actual savings are elusive for most residential customers. The disclosure raises questions […]

KEEA Board Member Liz Robinson Highlights Energy Efficiency As The Cheapest Energy That Boosts A Sustainable Future

Read full article and watch interview here – The Energy Coordinating Agency of Philadelphia, the non-profit which helps to preserve and stabilize low-income homes, held its annual sustainability conference at PECO Energy’s Headquarters in Center City. ECA Executive Director Liz Robinson says we’re smarter these days and more aware of the benefits of clean energy. “Americans have become […]