Energy News for the Ohio Market

FirstEnergy asks Ohio court to reconsider power grid fee

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FirstEnergy has asked the Ohio Supreme Court to reconsider its decision disallowing the company to charge customers an additional power grid modernization fee that state utility regulators approved.

In a motion Monday, the company sought to continue to charge the so-called distribution modernization rider sanctioned by the Public Utilities Commission […]

2019-07-03T13:32:29-05:00July 3rd, 2019|Ohio Market|

PUCO orders utilities to cut rates after tax cut

By: Thomas Gnau |

The Ohio body regulating utilities is directing those utilities to lower rates in light of last year’s federal corporate income tax cut — a process several utilities have already started.

“The PUCO (Public Utilities Commission of Ohio) warned of penalties for utilities that fail to initiate the process for rate […]

2018-10-26T12:26:11-05:00October 26th, 2018|Ohio Market|

AEP Ohio customers to receive millions in bill credits and rate reductions from settlement

By: Chris White |

AEP Ohio has filed a settlement that would give customers over $600 million in customer benefits from tax savings.

The electric company says the settlement was filed with the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO). The settlement outlines $607 million in customer benefits from tax savings created by the Tax […]

2018-09-28T09:25:23-05:00September 28th, 2018|Ohio Market|