Illinois Lawmakers Vote To Bail Out 2 Nuke Plants, At Ratepayer ExpenseThe plan would cost 3.1 million northern Illinois customers of ComEd an average of 25 cents more per month during the life of the plan.
2 Investigators: Campaign Cash Flows As Utility Pushes Controversial Energy BillPart of the legislation would foist the cost of keeping nuclear power plants open on rate-payers. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Pastor Of South Side Church Organizes Opposition To ComEd Rate HikeLawmakers who vote for a proposed ComEd rate hike are being warned by opponents of the measure about repercussions for what they say could be billions in extra costs for customers.
ComEd Worker Burned By Transformer On Far South SideA ComEd worker was injured Thursday morning on the Far South Side.
2 Investigators: Fake Power Company Extorts BusinessA Chicago restaurant received an alarming demand: Pay $1,300 immediately or have the power shut off. CBS 2's Pam Zekman reports.
Protesters Accuse ComEd Parent Exelon Of Dodging State TaxesPolice arrested 10 protesters in the Loop on Monday, after they blocked traffic as part of a demonstration outside the Chicago headquarters of Exelon, the parent company of ComEd.
Bill Would Drastically Change Way ComEd Charges CustomersA bill set to be in front of a state committee Thursday could increase your electricity bill.
Pricier LED Lightbulbs Can Actually Pay Off In Long-RunEnergy saving LED lightbulbs are a hard sell because they can cost five times more than other bulbs, but believe it or not, they can also put money back in your pocket.
ComEd Offering Financial Assistance To Customers Facing Extended Hospital StaysComEd has expanded a program that helps military families, veterans, seniors, and others who have trouble paying their electric bills, while at the same time warning the program won’t continue unless lawmakers approve a rate hike.
It May Be Cheaper To Switch To ComEd, Chicago Area Consumers Are DiscoveringA number of municipalities had struck deals with alternative-energy providers. CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
More Than 700 ComEd Workers To Help East Coast Recover From Winter Storm JonasMore than 700 ComEd workers and contractors were headed to the East Coast on Friday, to assist counterparts there with the possibility of widespread power outages as a massive winter storm bears down.
Storms Knock Out Power To Thousands In Chicago AreaSummer storms ripped through the Chicago area Tuesday night, leaving downed trees, standing water, and lots of cleanup to do. While the damage was not significant, thousands lost power when power lines were knocked down.