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Duke Energy Rate Case

Duke Energy Indiana is seeking a base rate increase in IURC Cause No. 45253.

The OUCC is recommending denial of the request, including a rate reduction, based on the information provided at this time. The agency filed the following testimony on October 30, 2019:

Duke Energy filed rebuttal testimony on December 4, 2019. An IURC evidentiary hearing is scheduled to start on January 22, 2020 and continue into early February. A Commission order is expected in the summer of 2020.

All publicly filed documents are posted in the IURC case file, including consumer comments the OUCC has filed.

The IURC has held public field hearings in this case in Carmel, Terre Haute, and New Albany. The OUCC issued an August 27, 2019 news release to invite public comments.

For more information on the rate case process, please see our infographic and our Speaking Out on Pending Cases fact sheet.

Duke Energy filed its petition on July 2, 2019 and has since filed a motion to amend the petition along with corrected testimony for some witnesses. The utility's testimony includes:

This page will be updated based on case developments.