Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Today the Senate Republican Caucus, led by Senator Richard Ross, distributed
the following press release regarding a letter the caucus sent to Attorney
General Martha Coakley and others seeking further review concerning National
Grid receiving approval from the Department of Public Utilities (DPU) to raise electric
rates for customers. National Grid estimates that rates could jump as high as
37% this upcoming winter due to an elevation in power supply prices.