Public Service Commission

Kenergy rate hike halted till September

A Kenergy rate increase that was supposed to affect residential electric bills starting next week has been put on hold for up to five months. The Public Service Commission, which regulates member-owned utilities like Kenergy, ruled on March 25 that it won’t be able to make a decision on a proposed rate increase before the…

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FCC rates Hancock last in internet, in 14 county area

In a ruling that highlighted Hancock County as the worst of 14 counties in the Kenergy service area in terms of internet availability, the Public Service Commission ruled last week that it would allow Kenergy to make a one-time capital investment in Kenect, its for-profit broadband subsidiary, while denying the electric co-op’s other requests. Now…

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