Kentucky Public Service Commission Sets Final Meetings for Big Rivers Rate Case

Jan 2, 2014

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The Kentucky Public Service Commission holds the final public meetings for the Big Rivers Electric rate case next Wednesday.

The PSC’s meeting is in Frankfort, but the public may voice their concerns about a 20 percent rate increase through a video conference.

Big Rivers is increasing its rates following the loss of an aluminum smelter, one of its largest customers, at the end of January. The meeting and live stream locations are as follows:

Frankfort – 10 a.m. EST
Kentucky PSC – Hearing Room 2
211 Sower Boulevard

Brandenburg – 10 a.m. EST
Meade County Agriculture Extension Office
1041 Old Ekron Road

Owensboro – 9 a.m. CST
Room 107, Advanced Technology Center
Owensboro Community & Technical College
4800 New Hartford Road

Paducah -  9 a.m. CST
Crounse Hall Room 228
West Kentucky Community & Technical College
4810 Alben Barkley Drive