PURA: Press Releases
Press Releases
2016
12/14/2016PURA Issues Final Decision on UI Rate Request
  The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority today approved a final decision that reduces by approximately $39M a $98M revenue increase request filed by the United Illuminating Company in July of 2016.
11/23/2016PURA Issues Preliminary Ruling on UI Rate Request
  The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority today released a proposed final decision trimming approximately $40M from the amount that The United Illuminating Company sought to increase electric distribution rates to all classes of customers.
11/3/2016PURA Approves Revised Standard Service Electric Rates
  The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has approved revised generation rates for residential and business customers taking Standard Service generation from The Connecticut Light and Power Company dba Eversource Energy (Eversource) and the United Illuminating Company (UI).
10/31/2016PURA Commissioners Elect Chair
  Commissioners of the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority today elected Commissioner Katie Dykes as PURA's Chair.
10/27/2016Gov. Malloy Nominates Katie Dykes to Serve as a Commissioner of the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that he has nominated Katie Dykes of West Hartford to serve as a Commissioner of the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA).
10/12/2016Gov. Malloy Appoints Arthur House as State's Chief Cyber Security Risk Officer
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that he is appointing Art House of Simsbury to serve in the newly created position of the state’s Chief Cyber Security Risk Officer, where he will be responsible for working to enhance cybersecurity prevention and protection efforts in a comprehensive, cross-agency and cross-sector manner.
5/4/2016PURA Approves Revised Standard Service Electric Rates
  The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has approved revised generation rates for residential and business customers taking Standard Service generation from The Connecticut Light and Power Company dba Eversource Energy (Eversource) and the United Illuminating Company (UI).
4/6/2016Gov. Malloy Announces Release of PURA's Cybersecurity Action Plan
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced the release of a report by the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) on strengthening preparedness for cybersecurity challenges.