• Kentucky PSC Grants Rehearing on Big Rivers
  • February 28, 2014
  • Law Firm: Sutherland Asbill Brennan LLP - Washington Office
  • The Kentucky Public Service Commission will reconsider the revenues Big Rivers Electric Corporation (Big Rivers) is positioned to receive for its continued operation of a power plant required by the Midcontinent Independent System Operator for reliability reasons. Big Rivers’ opponents claim that the coop understated the revenues it will receive from continued operations by roughly $12 million a year. The rehearing may affect rate increases approved by the state regulator to account for the loss of Big Rivers’ largest customer. The Evansville Courier & Press has the full story.