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Electric USA stands against retail wheeling

Issue 11 and Volume 100.

Electric USA stands against retail wheeling

A new consumer group opposing retail wheeling has been formed. The Electric Utility Shareholders Alliance (Electric USA) is “an ad hoc initiative that intends to offer a broad critique of federal proposals that would mandate a sweeping reconfiguration of the investor-owned utility industry.” Bill Steinmeier, former Missouri Public Service Commission chairman and former National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners president, is national chairman of Electric USA. The group officially opposes HR 3790 and has released the names of more than 150 state and local organizations which have publicly associated themselves with the group in opposing