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Senate Approves Massive Electric Rate Hike for Illinois Residents

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Nov. 29, 2011  — Today’s Senate vote approving SB 678 promises to leave Illinoisans paying at least $286 million in annual costs for the next 30 years to pay for the Taylorville Energy Center, a power plant that Illinois doesn’t need. If passed by the House and signed by the Governor, this tremendous cost would devastate Illinois’ economy, destroying… Read More »