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Daily Court Reporter - News Supreme Court of Ohio rejects as moot a challenge to power company’s prior rate plan

 

Supreme Court of Ohio rejects as moot a challenge to power company’s prior rate plan

Dan Trevas, Supreme Court of Ohio

The Ohio Supreme Court recently ended a legal challenge to Dayton Power & Light’s (DP&L) prior electricity rate plan because a new rate plan is now in effect. Challengers to the rate plan claimed the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) allowed the company to retain $285 million in payments that the Supreme Court ordered to be returned.

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Date Published: October 22, 2018

 

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