Advocates: Wisconsin Solar Fight Could Spill Into Other States

Advocates: Wisconsin Solar Fight Could Spill Into Other States

A closely watched battle over utility policy in Wisconsin could determine the fate of solar development throughout the region, advocates say. The dispute is over three major rate cases recently filed by We Energies, Madison Gas & Electric and Wisconsin Public Service Corporation. The three utilities cover much of the eastern half of the state as well as its largest cities.   If the state Public Service Commission (PSC) approves the cases, solar experts say there will be a massive chill over solar development in these utilities’ service territories. And they expect other utilities in Wisconsin and beyond will file similar requests.   Read the full story from Midwest Energy News – August 20, 2014