Naperville Asks Residents To Turn Up The ThermostatOfficials estimated power usage will be at its peak from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., so they want residents to turn up their thermostats a couple degrees, and avoid using other unnecessary appliances and electronics.
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.
ComEd Offering $10M In Financial Aid To CustomersThe brutal winter temperatures have proven to be a real financial hardship for many homeowners, prompting ComEd to set aside $10 million to help customers in need pay their electric bills.
Mayor Backs Plan To Buy Electricity In Bulk For ChicagoMayor Rahm Emanuel said Wednesday he’s backing efforts to buy electricity in bulk for the City of Chicago, possibly from a company other than ComEd’s parent firm.
Voters To Weigh In On Moves To Lower Electric BillsIn addition to presidential and congressional races, many voters in many communities across the state Tuesday are thinking about their electric bills.
Lawmakers Override Quinn's Veto Of 'Smart Grid' LegislationOverriding a veto from Gov. Pat Quinn, Illinois lawmakers have given power companies in Illinois authority to raise rates every year for the next decade to pay for modernizing the state's power grid.