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May 2, 2024

Dane County court overturns residential solar decision

The court upheld an appeal against the Public Service Commission's decision over third-party financing for residential solar systems.

Feb 23, 2023

Strand appointed to the PSC

Gov. Tony Evers has appointed Summer Strand to the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin. The appointment fills a vacancy created by the resignation of Ellen Nowak, effective March 1. The appointment is effective March 2 for a six-year term expiring in 2029.

Dec 8, 2022

PSC votes on petition for third-party financing for solar energy

A contractor’s plans to install and maintain solar systems on a family home in Stevens Point won’t be affected by state laws for local utilities after the latest Public Service Commission ruling, according to a report.

Jun 1, 2018

Appeals court ruling allows Badger Coulee project to continue

The construction of a $580 million high-voltage power line between Holmen and Madison will continue after an appeals court decided on Wednesday to uphold a lower court's ruling on the project.

May 24, 2017

Judge drops power line construction ban (UPDATE)

A judge has reversed his decision to halt construction of a 7-mile stretch of a high-voltage power line in western Wisconsin.

Jun 30, 2016

Court affirms scaling back renewable energy program (UPDATE)

A northeastern Wisconsin utility can scale back a credit program for customers who generate their own electricity through solar panels, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.

Aug 3, 2015

Walker calls on attorney general to take action over power plant rules

Scott Walker joined other Republican presidential candidates Monday in decrying new rules from the Obama administration designed to cut greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, saying they would have "devastating impacts" and cost ratepayers billions of dollars.

Feb 6, 2015

Justices could strike down wind siting rule

A case pending before the state Supreme Court will determine whether the Wisconsin Public Service Commission has to go back to the drawing board on a 2012 wind siting rule.

Jan 28, 2014

Town sues to block wind farm

A small town in St. Croix County is suing over a wind farm approved by state regulators after the same commissioners rejected the project.

Nov 19, 2012

Utility wants rate hike to pay legal fees

We Energies latest rate hike request includes more than $34 million in legal fees it wants customers to fund.

Jul 11, 2012

Utilities — CPCN

2010AP2762 Wisconsin Industrial Energy Group, Inc., v. PSC

Jul 11, 2012

Civil Procedure — claim preclusion

2010AP878 PSC v. Arby Construction, Inc.


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