Guest Contributor: William S. Bowen

FirstEnergy’s Pitch for an Ohio Subsidy Isn’t in Its Customers’ Best Interests

Change is Coming to the Electricity Industry as Coal-Fired Generation Stands to Get More Expensive

FirstEnergy Corp.’s proposed Power Purchase Agreement to commit its customers to pay for electricity generated by WH Sammis—an old coal-fired power plant in Stratton—might help FirstEnergy but it isn’t in the best interest of its ratepayers. If the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio approves the proposal, the company would be guaranteed a profit on the […]