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Tiered Energy Rates hearing

  • Hawaii State Capitol Conference Room 329 415 South Beretania Street Honolulu, HI, 96813 United States (map)

The House Committee on Consumer Protection and Commerce will hear a bill (HB 1574 HD1) that would require the public utilities commission to establish a tiered rate structure for customers of electric utilities.  Requires the commission to establish discounted rates for low-income customers of electric utilities.  Directs the public benefits fee to be appropriately tiered. Allows the fee to be used to benefit energy efficiency advancement for low- and middle-income ratepayers and for emergency energy workforce retraining and transition programs. Submit testimony.

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