ATC currently expects to file an application to build the line with the PSCW
in 2013, and the project is currently estimated to cost $425 million.
approval in 2015, construction is scheduled to begin in 2016.
The proposal must be approved by the PSCW
before it becomes effective.
According to the PSCW
website, Alliant Energy has the lowest monthly residential electric bills among Wisconsin's largest investor-owned utilities.
The estimated project cost approved by the PSCW
is approximately $410 million excluding AFUDC.
On May 26, 2011, WEPCO and WI Gas filed with the PSCW
and requested no change in electric and gas base rates in 2012 if the commission adopts certain company proposals by July 15, 2011.
s written order on the approval of the base rate freeze is expected within the next two months.
Install additional controls at Columbia Unit 2, to reduce NOx emissions, which will prompt a Certificate of Authority filing with the PSCW
expected in the second quarter of 2014; and
is predicted to have a decision on the retail electric and gas base rate freeze proposal in the second quarter of 2014.
If approval is received from the PSCW
, We Energies expects the conversion to be completed in 2015 or 2016.
We are pleased that the PSCW
has approved our base rate freeze as it provides our customers with some certainty relative to their electric and gas base rates over the next two years," said Patricia Kampling, Alliant Energy Chairman, President and CEO.
In December 2009, the PSCW
approved the following rate adjustments for WEPCO and WI Gas: an $85.