Today’s show is all about Wisconsin’s energy future! We spend the hour exploring the price of energy for consumers, energy storage, electricity, opposition to the Cardinal-Hickory Creek Transmission Line project, sustainable alternatives, and more. Our guests are Tom Content, executive director of the Citizens Utility Board of Wisconsin, who are celebrating their fortieth anniversary this […]
Who looks out for the consumers for a monopoly-based industry like electricity, gas, or water utilities? The Citizen’s Utility Board (CUB) of course! Jan talks with Tom Content, the Executive Director of CUB about what that non-profit does to help control the reins of cost of utilities to the state’s consumers.
Wisconsin consumers may greet an unfamiliar sight next year: lower electricity rates. Madison-area electric bills are set to go down a little bit next year under a new settlement negotiated between Madison Gas and Electric and several local non-profits. The settlement follows a similar agreement reached in May between the Citizens Utility Board […]