electric companies http://wamc.org en Judge's Ruling Would Decrease New England Electric Costs http://wamc.org/post/judges-ruling-would-decrease-new-england-electric-costs <p>Electric customers in Massachusetts may see lower rates in the future.</p><p>A ruling by Administrative Law Judge Michael Cianci would reduce the allowed profit on New England transmission projects from more than 11 percent to 9.7 percent. The ruling is a result of a 2011 complaint from the <a href="http://www.mass.gov/ago/" target="_blank">Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office</a> to the <a href="https://www.ferc.gov/" target="_blank">Federal Energy Regulatory Commission</a>. Attorney General Martha Coakley says the ruling could save Massachusetts customers $50 million.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 18:41:11 +0000 Jim Levulis 71061 at http://wamc.org Judge's Ruling Would Decrease New England Electric Costs