2017 Ohio Electric Outlook

2017 Ohio Electric Outlook

Many of the 2017 developments expected in the energy world for Ohio are carryovers from 2016 with a few twists. Here are the top issues that could impact your future electricity budgets.   Re-regulation Initiative in the Statehouse   Re-regulation by far will be the highest profile story of 2017. Two major utilities in the state...

The PUCO Money Tree

The PUCO Money Tree

A friend of mine recently said, “People will keep shaking the money tree as long as it is still producing.” This couldn’t be truer when describing the relationship between the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) and three of the four Ohio investor-owned utilities.  This month, the PUCO issued two rulings handing out over $1 billion of ratepayer money...