SCC Approves Dominion Rate Hike

The State Corporation Commission gives final approval to Dominion Energy’s request for a rate hike to recoup expenses for increasing fuel costs. According to 8 News the rate hike will average $15 a month and stays in effect for 3 years. The Commission issued a statement saying while they are sensitive to the effects of rate increases especially in times such as these they must follow the laws applicable to this case.