Duke Ohio Proposes Electric Security Plan

Duke Energy Ohio has petitioned regulators to approve an Electric Security Plan (ESP) for its customers beginning Jan. 1, 2012. Under terms of the proposal, rates would be in effect through May 31, 2021.

RIIO Designed to Spur Utility Investment and Innovation

Ofgem has outlined how the organization believes the new performance-based Revenue=Incentives+Innovation+Outputs (RIIO) framework will encourage the investment and innovation required for Britain’s gas and electricity transmission and gas distribution networks. The price controls for these networks will run for eight years from 2013-2021.