Average Energy Bill Could Drop $115 Under National Grid Summer Rates
Bay Staters who get their electricity through National Grid’s basic service could see their monthly bill drop by more than $100 under a new rate that would take effect in May, but the cost of power will still be higher than last summer. The utility filed its proposed summer supply rate with the Department of Public Utilities this week, proposing…
Mass. Customers to Have Gas Bills Cut Mid-Season. Here's How Much
When they get their bills in March, most gas customers in Massachusetts are going see a decrease of 4 or 5% after the Department of Public Utilities this week approved a mid-season reduction in gas supply charges as natural gas prices drop. Gas companies are required to buy natural gas at the market rate and pass the costs on to…
MBTA Watchdog Agency Director Has 7 Full-Timers Amid Staffing Shortage, She Testifies
The “most pressing” concern for the head of the Department of Public Utilities division responsible for MBTA oversight is one familiar these days to leaders across the public and private sector: staffing shortages.