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PURA recovers $9.4M for ratepayers overbilled by retail electric suppliers

Bill credits for affected customers have been in the process of being applied to monthly electric bills since mid-2020, and will continue through the rest of 2021. 

PURA proposes $30M penalty for Eversource’s response to Isaias

In addition, United Illuminating has been assessed a $2.1 million penalty.

Despite Tropical Storm Isaias, Eversource earned $1.2 billion in 2020

Still to be determined is what, if anything, the utility owes customers for food and medication spoilage incurred during the tropical storm.

AG Tong, union say Frontier Communications’ bankruptcy plan may lead to...

Both the attorney general's office and the Department of Consumer Protection are investigating the Norwalk company for possible violations of the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act.

Lamont signs bill establishing performance-based incentives for utility companies

“Utility companies provide a critical service that can quite literally mean life or death in certain situations, and ratepayers deserve a level of respect that puts them above profits,” the governor said.

Draft legislation moving forward to penalize utilities in CT for poor...

The legislation requires utilities to credit residential customers $125 a day for service outages more than 72 hours after an emergency, except for emergencies causing outages that involve more than 870,000 customers.

‘Sorry for the stress’ of Isaias response, Eversource CEO tells CT...

“I agree I’m extremely well compensated,” Eversource head James J. Judge said about the $19.8 million he was paid last year. “I know how well I’m paid. I also know that the compensation is very much in line with CEOs of similar sized utilities.”

Eversource under fire as PURA hearings get underway

“This is not a time to just speak out and then go back to business,” Gov. Ned Lamont said. “Let’s not let this crisis go to waste.”

$1.5B class-action suit filed against Eversource

Attorney General William Tong wants Eversource and United Illuminating to immediately reimburse consumers for lost food and prescriptions using shareholder, not ratepayer, funds.

Bridgeport poised to become offshore wind hub with state approval of...

The project includes an estimated $890 million in direct economic development in Connecticut, including Bridgeport Harbor and the local supply chain.

Bridgeport takes green energy lead with thermal loop

Pending regulatory approval, the project -- designed to provide a more environmentally friendly and cost-effective energy source -- is expected to begin construction in the second quarter of 2018.

State cuts United Illuminating’s revenue and rate increase levels

Public Utilities Regulatory Authority cites the need for "fair and reasonable rates."

Cybersecurity: A public-private mission in Connecticut

The state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority works with private companies to share information and create cybersecurity standards.

Public hearings begin on proposed CL&P rate increases

Connecticut Light & Power is seeking to increase its fixed monthly service fee for residential customers from $16 to $25.50 per month.

CL&P rate increase to recover $365M in storm costs

Draft PURA ruling approves rate increase on customers.