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ComEd proposes nearly $200 million rate hike

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ComEd proposes nearly $200 million rate hike

ComEd filed its 2022 Formula Rate Update on Friday that proposed a $199 million rate increase for customers starting in 2023. The proposed rate hike would raise average bills by $2.20 per month. If approved, ComEd will have raised delivery rates by $960 million since 2012. The proposed rate hike would allow ComEd to make a guaranteed $825 million in profits in 2023.

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With home heating bills on the rise, new reports show harms of botched Peoples Gas pipe replacement program

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With home heating bills on the rise, new reports show harms of botched Peoples Gas pipe replacement program

With colder weather imminent and rising gas commodity prices predicted to increase Chicago gas utility bills by 35% this winter, two new reports demonstrate that Chicago is facing a home heating affordability crisis, driven by the mismanaged, misdirected Peoples Gas pipe replacement program. 

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