HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Utilities presented an electric rate increase proposal to the Huntsville City Council during the month of January.
Monday was one of four opportunities customers have to comment on the proposed 2.75% electric rate hike. The other three options are during scheduled Huntsville City Council meetings and work sessions.
“We understand that rates need to be raised from time to time especially if much of the increase will be used for better technology such as smart meters,” said Daniel Tait, CEO of Energy Alabama.
They say they plan to advocate for more energy efficiency and access to renewable energy.
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