Monthly Archives: March 2015

Utility Project Urges NY PSC to Make Central Hudson Electric & Gas Bills Affordable and Encourage Efficiency and Conservation

In the year ending August 31, 2014, Central Hudson Gas & Electric sent more than 300,000 final termination notices to its residential customers.  Four months ago, the Utility Project spotlighted “the basic fact that electric and gas utility service [is] not affordable to many residential customers of Central Hudson Gas & Electric, as shown by the Read more…

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PSC DEFINING AN ESCO “VALUE ADDED” SERVICE OPTION THAT WOULD ALLOW ESCOs TO CHARGE LOW-INCOME UTILITY CUSTOMERS MORE THAN THE RATE THE UTILITY WOULD HAVE CHARGED THEM

Many ESCO marketers promise utility customers they will save money on their utility bills.   However, it is very difficult for customers who switch to ESCO service to know whether they are paying more or less for electricity or gas than if they had continued to take full service from the utility. The reason for Read more…

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