FirstEnergy and American Electric Power earn substantial revenues beyond base distribution rates for electricity use.
Developers still plan to build two projects, but they’ll likely move ahead in increments as customers for the power are secured.
A watchdog group shows a pattern of electric utilities supporting charities whose leaders in turn back bills or agency action favorable to companies.
How affiliate arrangements, subsidies and riders led to higher electric bills in Ohio — even as power prices declined
Utility-friendly lawmakers and regulators have shielded Ohio utility power plant affiliates from competition at customers’ expense.
Ohio regulators will rule on the need for the largest-yet solar energy project proposed in the state.