(Credit: Peoples Gas)

ICC Approves Rate Hike For Peoples Gas, North Shore Gas Customers

People’s Gas and North Shore Gas customers can expect to see an increase in their monthly heating bills, reports WBBM’s Mariam Sobh.


A new "smart meter" installed on a Naperville home. (CBS)

Refuse A ComEd ‘Smart’ Meter, Get Socked With A Monthly Fee

The Illinois Commerce Commission on Wednesday approved a $21.53-a-month tariff to the bills of ComEd customers who don’t let the company install the new gadgets.


ComEd Power Yard

Utility Watchdog Wants ComEd To Equalize Rates Between Chicago, Suburbs

Power activists will ask Illinois to equalize electrical rates between the city and suburbs. WBBM’s John Cody has more.


ComEd Voltage Sign (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

ComEd To Delay Modernization Amid Rate Cut Fight

The Citizens Utility Board says it would be unfortunate if ComEd delays its grid modernization plan – as it announced it would yesterday.


A ComEd truck parked behind a home after storms caused power outages on June 21, 2011.  (Credit: CBS)

ComEd Ordered To Refund $36.7 Million To Customers

The Illinois Commerce Commission has ordered ComEd to refund $36.7 million to its customers.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2012

ComEd Power Yard

Seniors Protest Proposed ComEd Rate Hikes

The idea of automatic rate hikes for ComEd doesn’t sit well with the AARP – and senior citizens were out this afternoon at an Illinois Commerce Commission hearing to voice their views.