Tag Archives: rate increase

Hudgens gives drivers a heads-up on Allstate rates

Insurance commissioner ordered his staff to conduct an examination of Allstate’s 25 percent rate increase in auto insurance . . .

Tags: Allstate , auto insurance , insurance department , Ralph Hudgens , rate increase

Ga. Power plans a $6.9 billion spending spree

Georgia Power wants to issue debt and take out loans totaling nearly $7 billion for capital improvement projects, filing the request just months before it will ask the PSC for a rate increase . . .

Tags: capital financing , Georgia Power , Plant Vogtle , power plant retrofits , PSC , rate increase , Southern Co.

PSC poised to vote on Ga. Power rate increase

The PSC hears the last public comments on Georgia Power’s rate increase, is expected to approve it next week . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , PSC , rate increase

Sierra Club poll shows opposition to Ga. Power rate hike

The Sierra Club releases poll results that show opposition to Georgia Power’s proposed rate increase, which will get a vote soon by the Public Service Commission . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , Georgia Watch , PSC , rate increase , Sierra Club

AARP mounts late campaign against rate increase

AARP says the PSC should vote down the stipulated agreement for a Georgia Power rate increase . . .

Tags: AARP , Georgia Power , Georgia Watch , PSC , rate increase

Consultant questions benefits for Ga. Power execs

The PSC’s public interest staff raises some questions about the $482 million rate increase that Georgia Power is requesting . . .

Tags: cost of debt , executive perks , Georgia Power , management benefits , PSC , public interest staff , rate increase , revenue requirements

PSC will continue Ga. Power rate hearings next week

The PSC will hold another round of hearings next week on Georgia Power’s request for a $482 million rate increase . . .

Tags: Bubba McDonald , Georgia Power , PSC , rate increase , Tim Echols

PSC staffers argue against Ga. Power solar tariff

A PSC staffer and outside consultant recommend against approval of Georgia Power’s proposed solar tariff for residential and small business customers . . .

Tags: Chuck Eaton , Georgia Power , PSC , rate increase , solar tariff , Tim Echols

PSC completes first week of Ga. Power rate hearings

The opening week of hearings on Georgia Power’s rate increase challenges some assumptions about the utility giant’s operations . . .

Tags: Bobby Baker , Doug Everett , environmental controls , Georgia Power , Mississippi Power , Obamacare , rate increase , Ron Hinson , Southern Co. , Stan Wise

Ga. Power lays out its case for a rate hike

Georgia Power told its side of the story in a $482 million rate increase being considered by the Public Service Commission . . .

Tags: Georgia Power , PSC , rate increase , Ron Hinson , Stan Wise , Tim Echols