Whistleblowers Prompt Investigation Into Peoples Gas ProgramThe Illinois Commerce Commission on Wednesday announced an investigation into Peoples Gas’ controversial and pricey gas-main replacement program in Chicago after allegations by two whistleblowers.
State Weighing Probe Of Peoples Gas Main Replacement ProgramCome Wednesday, the Illinois Commerce Commission will consider opening an investigation into allegations of mismanagement of Peoples Gas Light and Coke Company’s natural gas main replacement program.
ICC Approves Rate Hike For Peoples Gas, North Shore Gas CustomersPeople's Gas and North Shore Gas customers can expect to see an increase in their monthly heating bills, reports WBBM’s Mariam Sobh.
Elwood Wants Bridge At Intersection Near Busy Truck FacilityA tiny town just south of Joliet has reached out to state regulators in an effort to make changes to an intersection that sees very heavy truck traffic, in order to keep cargo moving while avoiding a possible catastrophe.
Wisconsin Utility To Buy Peoples Gas, North Shore Gas For $9BIllinois state regulators and a consumer watchdog group were looking at a $9 billion deal for the sale of two local natural gas suppliers to a utility company in Wisconsin.
City, CUB Seek Probe Of Alternate Power Suppliers' RatesCity officials and a utility watchdog group have requested a state investigation into some alternative power that may be tricking or confusing Chicago customers with their prices.
ComEd Raising Energy Rates Next MonthComEd customers will be getting socked with higher electric bills this summer.
CUB Promises To Fight Potential ComEd Rate Hike ComEd is asking for another rate hike, but the Citizens Utility Board says it will fight it every step of the way.
ComEd Customers Could Be Reimbursed For 2011 Storm DamageComEd said Thursday that it will file an appeal to the Illinois Commerce Commission to avoid having to reimburse customers for storm damage from two years ago.
State Investigator On Racing Trains: 'Is It Really Worth The Risk?'A series of pedestrians and vehicles have been hit in recent weeks by Metra trains, more often than not with deadly consequences. The state investigator who is assigned to most such accidents says most are perfectly avoidable.
Alternative Energy Supplier Has Long Record Of Fraud ComplaintsOne of dozens of alternative energy suppliers now fiercely competing for your business is a company with a bad track record the CBS 2 Investigators have been reporting on for years.
Aqua Illinois Customers Furious With Skyrocketing Water BillsThey say they're drowning in their water bills; scores of angry customers of Aqua Illinois say they have to think twice now about everyday tasks like taking a shower, washing the dishes, or even using the bathroom.