News Articles

September 8, 2021

MGE files rate case settlement agreement.

September 8, 2021

Judge allows competitor to join case in sale of Kewaunee nuke plant; customer funds at stake.

September 8, 2021

NSPW filed a rate case settlement agreement.

May 28, 2021

Alliant reaches deal to recover costs tied to its clean energy transition as it plans to raise rates.

May 7, 2021

MGE, Alliant seek electricity rate hikes for 2022 as tax savings exhausted.

March 30, 2021

WEC Energy Group utilities won’t seek potential 4-6% rate increase for 2022.

February 26, 2021

As coal plants close, advocates want relief for Wisconsin ratepayers.

February 2, 2021

Alliant says it will close its last Wisconsin coal-fired power plant by 2024; Columbia Energy Center has operated for nearly 50 years.

January 6, 2021

The Consolidated Appropriation Act, 2021 included a 26% Investment Tax Credit (ITC) for “Waste Energy Recovery Property.” Waste Heat Recovery/Waste Heat to Power technology now has tax treatment similar to other generation from renewable resources.

November 25, 2020

Regulators approve 1-year electricity rate freeze, 4.1% gas increase for MGE customers.

November 18, 2020

Point Beach owner seeks to run Wisconsin’s last nuclear plant for 80 years.

November 8, 2020

Refinancing closed coal plant will help ratepayers.

November 7, 2020

WEPCO to retire 1,800 MW of fossil fuel; utility adding solar, wind, battery storage.

October 2, 2020

PSC approves expansion of MGE’s Renewable Energy Rider (RER) program and 20 MW solar project in Dane County.

August 31, 2020

MGE proposes one-year electricity rate freeze, 4% natural gas hike.

August 14, 2020

Alliant customers to get 1-year rate freeze.

July 10, 2020

Wisconsin utilities to refund $28.3 million in fuel savings; 1.3 million customers to see credits in September.

June 19, 2020

We Energies refiles rate hike request driven by rising nuclear costs.

June 8, 2020

We Energies withdraws rate hike request; MGE to work with customer groups.

May 26, 2020

Alliant proposes $900M solar buy; 6 farms would power 175,000 homes.