Electric Rates

(File photo by Ed Fischer)

Pa. PUC Suggests Electric Customers Socked in January Ask For Adjustments

A Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission spokeswoman says electric customers with variable-rate plans from competitive suppliers have seen winter rates double and even triple in some cases.


(File photo by Ed Fischer)

State’s Consumer Advocate Defends Pa. Electric Supplier System As PUC Mulls Changes

A top Pennsylvania regulator thinks not enough people are taking advantage of the opportunity to switch electricity suppliers, but Pennsylvania’s consumer advocate thinks the system is fine as it is.


Pa. Regulators Pleased With Switch Rate Among Peco Customers

The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) says nearly seven percent of Peco’s residential customers have opted to switch suppliers now that electric rate caps have expired.


(File photo: Peco's electricity distribution control center)

Pa. PUC Approves “Distribution” Hikes For Peco

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission has approved a settlement for a lower rate increase than requested by Peco, the electric utility. The PUC’s Jennifer Kocher says Peco has been granted a […]