Tracking House Bill 6 Subsidy Charges and Air Pollution

Subsidies You Paid for AEP, AES (DP&L) & Duke OVEC Coal Plants Since 1/1/20:

Click: S.B.117 to Repeal Coal Subsidies
Click: OMA Report on OVEC Subsidies
  • $
($232,718 per day)

Pollution from HB6-Subsidized AEP, AES (DP&L) and Duke OVEC coal plants since 1/1/20 *

Click: USEPA Pollution Viewer
  • tons CO2
  • tons NOx
  • tons SO2
  • * Projections per USEPA 2020 Data

"Decoupling" Subsidies You Paid to Recession-Proof FirstEnergy Since 2/1/20:

Click: OCC Refund Filing
  • FirstEnergy required to refund
    $27 million in August

"Now that FirstEnergy is charged with a federal crime and its bad acts against Ohioans revealed, the need for real PUCO reform is urgent."

~ Ohio Consumers' Counsel
        Bruce Weston

Hall of Fame 2021 Graduates Hall of Shame 2021 First Energy
Jeff Darcy The Plain Dealer/Cleveland.com

Bruce Weston

Bruce Weston swearing in with then Attorney General Mike Dewine

Then Attorney General Mike DeWine administering the oath of office to Consumers’ Counsel Bruce Weston.


“Ohio should lead with its heart and keep Ohioans connected to utility services. We fear for already hurting Ohio families if utilities are allowed to resume disconnections during the pandemic and financial crisis."  
       

              ~ Ohio Consumers’ Counsel Bruce Weston