FERC

New York Sen. Charles Schumer (file/credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Schumer: New Federal Energy Decision Could Cost New Yorkers $500 Million

Sen. Schumer said the decision was reached by the FERC commissioner at the urging of the out-of-date plant operators in an effort to protect their bottom lines.

10/21/2012

Sen. Chuck Schumer is seen with reporters - Washington, DC - Feb 3, 2011 - Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Schumer Pledges To Fight NYC Electric Rate Hike

Sen. Charles Schumer promised to fight tooth and nail a potential 12 percent New York electric bill rate hike authorized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

04/03/2011