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Westar Drops Solar Issue from Westar Rate Case

2 years ago | Aug 10, 2015
"Increasing mandatory fixed fees — even at a reduced amount — takes away control over energy costs and options for Kansans and forces costs disproportionately on people who use the least energy,” Barnett said.

Westar settlement good news, but not good enough

2 years ago | Aug 10, 2015
By: Dorothy Barnett, Executive Director
proposed settlement agreement between Westar Energy and the Citizens’ Utility Ratepayers Board (CURB) is a welcome step in the right direction, and Westar and CURB should be applauded for limiting impacts to consumers.
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Westar Update! Settlement Agreement Proposed

2 years ago | Aug 07, 2015
By: Dorothy Barnett, Executive Director

 Late yesterday an agreement was reached between Westar Energy, Citizens’ Utility Ratepayers Board (CURB), Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) staff and industrial customers on Westar’s request to raise rates. The KCC Commissioners...