Posted inBreaking

Power Restored To Caledonia Residents

UPDATE: At about noon, We Energies notified residents that the power had been restore. ORIGINAL STORY: About 1,000 We Energies customers in Caledonia are without power in the Kremer addition after a tree fell on some power lines. The power outage happened at 10:20 a.m. Wednesday morning, said Amy Jahn, a spokesperson with We Energies. […]

Posted inWeather

High Winds Create A Mess For Racine County Residents

Thousands of Racine County residents woke up to not having power, downed trees and a mess Thursday morning after high winds whipped through the area. Over 2,700 We Energies customers in Racine County were without power after a storm ripped through the area Wednesday night and early Thursday morning. Throughout the region, over 17,000 We Energies […]

Posted inGovernment

We Energies To Reduce Carbon Emissions, No Specifics On Oak Creek

We Energies plans to continue reducing carbon emissions system-wide even though President Donald Trump called for the undoing of several Obama-era climate change regulations. U.S. President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week saying the policy is hobbling oil drillers and coal miners, a move environmental groups have vowed to take to court. The […]

Posted inBusiness, Real Estate

Racine County Property Transfers: We Energies Buffer Zone Grows

Over $8 million in property changed hands between Feb. 13 through Feb. 17, according to Racine County property transfer records. Here are the highlights: Further expanding its buffer zone around the Oak Creek Power Plant, We Energies bought 8007 Douglas Ave. from Georgia-based Sucharda Real Estate LLC for $915,000 and 8632 Douglas Avenue from Frank Pranghofer for $402,000. The […]