Citizens' Utility Ratepayers Board http://kcur.org en Customer Advocates Upset As Utility Regulators Look At Changes http://kcur.org/post/customer-advocates-upset-utility-regulators-look-changes <p>The Kansas Corporation Commission and an agency representing utility customers have been butting heads over comments made by a KCC commissioner.</p><p>The disagreement is over what the commissioner said about how the KCC decides rate increases for utility customers. In a recent filing, KCC Chair Mark Sievers endorsed a process that uses a formula to decide&nbsp;future rate increases.</p><p>The more common process is where advocates for utility customers and the utility make arguments before the KCC and then the KCC decides on the amount of the increase.</p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:26:27 +0000 Stephen Koranda 47013 at http://kcur.org Kansas Gas Service Rate Hike Called Fair http://kcur.org/post/kansas-gas-service-rate-hike-called-fair <p>The <a href="http://curb.kansas.gov/">Citizens' Utility Ratepayers Board</a>, a consumer advocacy agency for utility customers, says the agreement recently reached on a <a href="http://www.kansasgasservice.com/">Kansas Gas Service</a> rate hike was a fair one. &nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:55:54 +0000 Kansas Information Network 28780 at http://kcur.org Kansas Gas Service Rate Hike Called Fair