All posts tagged "PUC"

  • Government
    Remember to Thank Harry as You Shell Out More Greenbacks to His ‘Green’ Pals

    (Thomas Mitchell/4TH ST8) Take a close look at your most recent power bill. Look down to the itemized portion and find “Net electric.” Scroll to the right and you’ll see a number and KWH  X .1185000 or some similar figure. That is the basic power price of 11.85 cents per kilowatt-hour. Mine...

  • Government
    Smart Meters Won’t Decrease Costs To Consumers

    (Kyle Gillis/NPRI) – State energy giant NV Energy claims its smart meter program will save money that “eventually” will be passed on to ratepayers. Some consumers, however, believe the meters will not only increase costs but are also unnecessary. Ratepayers have raised various concerns about smart meters since 2009, when NV Energy received...

  • Business
    Save Nevada Citizen Privacy Rights On Smart Meter Program

    Robert Frank writes: This is a States Rights policy issue. If you live in another state, or...

  • Government
    Separation of Power Lawsuit: It’s Not Moot Until the Check Clears

      (Thomas Mitchell/4TH ST8) Since most of the news media, though not all, gave it short shrift and one self-styled pundit largely dismissed it as an exercise in futility, the brief filed by NPRI’s Center for Justice and Constitutional Litigation in its separation of powers lawsuit makes some salient points about why...