Rep. Tom Suozzi blasts ‘unreasonable’ Con Ed utility hikes

Rep. Tom Suozzi blasts ‘unreasonable’ Con Ed utility hikes

Long Island Rep. Tom Suozzi is blasting Con Edison for its “unreasonable” plans to hike utility bills for its 3.5 million customers in the New York metropolitan area by as much as 19% next year. “New Yorkers already have some of the most expensive electric and gas bills in the nation,” Suozzi, the Democrat who … Read more

California gas utility fined $10M for ratepayer money misuse

California gas utility fined $10M for ratepayer money misuse

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A major California gas company has been ordered to pay the state nearly $10 million and reimburse customers for money it improperly spent on work related to developing energy-efficient building codes. The penalties faced by Southern California Gas Co. faces were ruled Thursday by the California Public Utilities Commission. The commission, … Read more