Weather Forecast

Close

UW-Superior suspends 5 academic programs

Advertisement

Electric bills rise as temperatures plummet

Email News Alerts

Winter’s early start and frigid temperatures made December 2013 a record-setter for East Central Energy.

“We purchased just over two percent more energy to supply our members than in previous Decembers,” said Vern Johnson, principal engineer and vice president of distribution operations at ECE.

Advertisement

That was before the arctic blast that ushered in the New Year, driving energy use up even more and leading to higher electric bills.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness