Public Utilities Regulatory Authority Tells Eversource to Suspend Rate Increase Amid Investigation

Connecticut’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority is instructing Eversource to suspend price increases and restore prior rates amid an investigation after outrage from customers who saw large increases in their most recent utility bills. PURA notified Connecticut Light and Power, which does business as Eversource, today. This comes after thousands of Eversource customers reached out to NBC Connecticut with sticker shock…