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09.11.2014 | 20 days ago | Posted at 11:51 AM
By Lisa Kaiser
We Energies is proposing to change the way it bills all of its customers, which would have a huge, negative impact on people who use clean energy sources, such as wind, solar and biogas. Of course, if We Energies gets its way, it’ll have an impact on all of its customers, because we’ll all end up paying for these extra charges in one way or another.  Tonight, you can get more information...
09.05.2014 | 26 days ago | Posted at 02:05 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
Wow.  We Energies is totally out of step with sentiment in Wisconsin. At the very moment this regulated monopoly is attacking solar, wind and biodigester owners, a new bipartisan poll shows unbelievable support for clean energy production in the state. The poll, commissioned by Clean Wisconsin and conducted by a Republican firm (Public Opinion Strategies) and a Democratic firm (Fairbank,...
09.03.2014 | 28 days ago | Posted at 12:09 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
This morning, a pro-solar energy resolution sponsored by Ald. Tony Zielinski and Common Council President Michael Murphy was sent to the Judiciary and Legislation Committee for a hearing at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 15.  The resolution takes aim at We Energies’ proposal to make solar and other renewable energy sources more expensive so that they don’t become a threat to their monopoly. ...
08.29.2014 | 33 days ago | Posted at 02:18 PM
By Lisa Kaiser
Unfortunately, We Energies isn’t the only fossil fuel-based utility that’s attacking solar panel owners.  It’s part of a national campaign to destroy the solar industry by making clean energy unaffordable for the average homeowner.  The utilities say they will enter a “death spiral” as more and more of their customers opt out of their monopolies and go it alone with their ro...
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

‘Unprecedented’ attempt to destroy solar industry and penalize clean energy users in Wisconsin

At the very moment solar energy is becoming an affordable, realistic option for homeowners and businesses, the state’s largest utility, We Energies, is attempting to strike a fatal
Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Off the Cuff with Co-Chair Renee Johnson

 Renee Johnson may have “WE Energies procurement manager” on her business cards, but she’s got another important duty on her plate: co-chair of United Performing Arts Fund’s Next Generation initiative. As one of three individuals
05.06.2014 | | Posted at 10:00 AM

Chicks could hatch as early as Friday

By Norman Ware
It's not the most likely setting for a feel-good story, but roughly 20 percent of Wisconsin's peregrine falcon population stems from an unlikely home: a We Energies power plant chimney. For years, the energy company's chimneys have hosted nesting boxes for the once-endangered species, which the company estimates will have produced more than 200 peregrines by the end of this year. Currently the fal...
Friday, April 12, 2013

A Conversation with Ian Abston

Ian Abston is the young president of NEWaukee. Off The Cuff asked him about the organization and its Young Professional Week, April 15-21

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