Report: Retail Electric Supplier Targeting Low-Income Households Amid Public Health Crisis, Says Utility Rates Will Rise Due To COVID-19
March 23, 2020 Email This Story Copyright 2010-20 EnergyChoiceMatters.com
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Operation Fuel (Connecticut) issued a news release stating, "As Connecticut responds to the current state of emergency caused by COVID-19, Operation Fuel has received word from one of its intake sites that a third party electric supplier is targeting low-income customers, claiming that Eversource Energy plans on increasing their charges as a result of COVID-19."
Operation Fuel noted, "There are no current plans to increase customers’ generation rates as a result of the COVID-19 public health emergency."