Complaint: Peoples Gas Officials ‘Misled’ Regulators About Cost OverrunsTop officers of Peoples Gas “knowingly misled” state regulators about the ballooning cost of a multibillion-dollar upgrade program to pave the way for a 2015 merger, according to a complaint filed by Attorney General Lisa Madigan and a utility watchdog.
ICC Opens Formal Probe Of Peoples Gas ProjectThe commission said it will investigate whether Peoples Gas, Integrys Energy Group or Wisconsin Energy Co. “knowingly misrepresented facts or withheld information” about the long-term cost of the Accelerated Main Replacement Program.
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.
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Energy Group Pledges To Freeze Gas Bills If Allowed To Take Over IntegrysWisconsin Energy is promising not to raise gas bills for two years if it's allowed to take over the parent of Peoples and North Shore Gas, reports WBBM's Bob Roberts.
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.
ComEd Letters Create Confusion For Northwest Suburban ResidentsTens of thousands of northwest suburban residents who have been part of a program to shop around for the best electric rates were left confused after receiving letters telling them they were being switched back to ComEd.
ComEd Getting More Competitive Against Alternative UtilitiesThe nearly 800,000 customers who switched electric companies have been seeing a savings of about $10 a month.