The Illinois General Assembly has passed Senate Bill 2814, the Future Energy Jobs Bill. The legislation calls for a historic increase in energy efficiency that CUB estimates will lower power bills by at least $4 billion.
CUB says new rules to better protect electricity shoppers from bad deals are a positive step forward in a market that one consumer called the "Wild West."
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Did you know Ameren Illinois has proposed raising its electric customer charge by about 9 percent? That's an attack on energy efficiency. Please, send a message to the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC).
Crain's Chicago Business reports that Peoples Gas has shown no interest in using a cutting-edge technology supported by CUB to improve a multibillion-dollar pipe-replacement program that has been rife with cost over-runs.