Regulators Propose Slashing CL&P Rate IncreaseA draft decision issued Monday by the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority reduces the amount sought by the utility by more than $100 million.
CL&P: Upgrades Have Made System More ResilientAmong the systemwide improvements, the utility has performed extensive tree-trimming, CL&P spokesman Mitch Gross said.
Senator Urges Ratepayers To Sign Petition In Opposition Of CL&P's Proposed Rate HikeState Senator Art Linares is urging ratepayers throughout Connecticut to sign his petition in opposition of a rate hike being requested by Connecticut Light & Power.
Rate Hikes Approved For CL&P, United Illuminating CustomersThe state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority announced Monday its approval of higher standard service rates proposed by Connecticut Light & Power and United Illuminating.
CL&P Customers Await Decision On Rate HikesA decision by the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority on the increase will come by mid-December.
CL&P Rate Hike Foes Include Public Officials, CustomersDrawing the most criticism is the utility's plan to hike its monthly fixed charge -- what consumers pay before they use a single kilowatt of electricity -- from $16 to $25.50.
CL&P Customers To Sound Off In Stamford On Proposed Rate Hike CL&P, a subsidiary of Northeast Utilities, is seeking permission from regulators to raise both the fixed and usage rates.
AARP, Blumenthal Fight Proposed CL&P Rate Hike A fight is brewing over a request by Connecticut's largest utility to raise rates by $232 million to upgrade equipment following destructive storms.