Attorney General Lisa Madigan has formally asked federal regulators to suspend a looming power price spike in Central and Southern Illinois and investigate whether a major power generator had unfair influence on the prices.
In a column in Crain's Chicago Business, CUB Executive Director David Kolata says an audit on an overbudget, multi-billion-dollar pipe-replacement program exposes the fact that Peoples Gas "has next to no incentive to spend customer money wisely."
Did you know electronics still drain energy even when they're turned off? Find out what you can do to put a stake in "vampire" energy.
Sign our petition to legislative leaders asking them to help fight scam artists who pose as utility workers.
Big Telecom wants to abolish traditional home phone service, even though many people see landlines as their most affordable, reliable lifeline to friends, employment, and key services like 911. Send a mesage to legislators: Save Our Phone Service!
For consumers, nothing is more important than maximizing energy efficiency. Send a message to legislators in support of the Illinois Clean Jobs Bill.
Thousands of CUB Action Network members have sent messages to Illinois legislators asking them to reject Exelon's proposal to add $300 million a year in surcharges to ComEd and Ameren power bills. Add your name today.
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