Posted inKenosha Lens

We Energies Gas Line Construction Underway In Paris And Brighton Towns

The construction of the 46-mile gas line segment in Kenosha County will cost about $186 million, according to a recent report. The We Energies Lakeshore Lateral gas pipeline project is ongoing, with crews active in Brighton and Paris Towns. The project involves installing new natural gas transmission pipelines from Bluff Creek gate station in Whitewater town […]

Posted inCommunityLetter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: We Energies–Way Too Little, Much Too Late

Residents of Southeast Wisconsin inhale the most polluted air in the state. The air quality consistently receives an “F” from the  American Lung Association. We Energies, with its two large coal plants in Oak Creek, continues to endanger the health of all who live within 25 miles of the plants. The coal dust particles being […]

Posted inCommunityPublic Notices

Public Notice on WE Energies’ Oak Creek Plant (Effective October 2019)

STATE OF WISCONSIN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES NOTICE OF FINAL DETERMINATION TO REISSUE A WISCONSIN POLLUTANT DISCHARGE ELIMINATION SYSTEM (WPDES) PERMIT No. WI-0000914-08-0 Permittee: Wisconsin Electric Power Co Oak Cr Plnt Elm R, 11060 S. Chicago Road, Oak Creek, WI, 53201 Facility Where Discharge Occurs: Wisconsin Electric Power Co Oak Cr Plnt Elm , 11060 […]

Posted inBreakingNewsWeather

UPDATE: Over 2,000 We Energies customers still without power

UPDATE: Over 2,000 We Energies customers remain without power Wednesday morning. Whole trees toppled over. Power lines were down in some areas of Racine while others seemed untouched. Most of the damage happened between 3 Mile Road and Gould Street, and east of Douglas Avenue to Lake Michigan. ORIGINAL STORY: After a severe thunderstorm whipped through […]

Posted inEnvironmentNews

Bill payment demand scam warning comes from BBB and We Energies

Scammers are taking advantage of the public – including the Hispanic community – by impersonating energy company representatives. Using a service disconnection threat, scammers try to convince the consumer to purchase prepaid debit cards and provide the card information to them. Utility company officials warn you to not be fooled. “(The Better Business Bureau) has […]