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Date of Release
January 20, 2015 Iowa Utilities Board establishes advance ratemaking principles for MidAmerican wind generation project
January 20, 2015 Iowa Utilities Board unveils guide to assist consumers with installation of on-site electric generation
January 6, 2015 Iowa Utilities Board reminds consumers of economical, safe ways to reduce winter energy bills
December 19, 2014 Iowa Utilities Board urges telecommunications customers to review service agreement with their land-line telephone service provider
November 17, 2014 Iowa Utilities Board will host public event to discuss Board’s role with utilities and customers
October 15, 2014 Heating assistance program, winter moratorium disconnection law help protect Iowans
October 13, 2014 Public invited to comment on water service disconnection rules of Iowa Utilities Board
September 22, 2014 Iowa Utilities Board reminds Iowans of telephone relay assistance programs
September 4, 2014 Telephone assistance program helps income-eligible consumers stay connected
July 31, 2014 Consumer options for managing high utility bills
June 17, 2014 Tips to reduce summer energy bills
May 30, 2014 Iowa Utilities Board urges Iowans to be prepared for seasonal storms and potential utility outages
April 25, 2014 IUB-OCA State office building wins national award for its exceptional energy savings
April 1, 2014 April is national safe digging month
March 21, 2014 Winter home heating service protection ends April 1
February 28, 2014 Iowa Utilities Board approves settlement agreement, with modifications, in MidAmerican Energy electric rate case
February 4, 2014 Iowa Utilities Board establishes rate increase in Iowa-American Water decision, rejects automatic cost recovery mechanism
January 8, 2014 Iowa Utilities Board opens inquiry, seeks public comment on distributed generation in Iowa
December 10, 2013 Iowa Utilities Board reminds consumers of safe and economical ways to manage winter energy usage
November 15, 2013 Iowa Utilities Board, utility industry join state efforts to match military veterans with civilian jobs
November 8, 2013 Board presiding officer issues proposed decision conditionally approving Alliant/IPL’s Marshalltown Generating Station
October 11, 2013 Board reminds consumers of winter heating disconnection law and available assistance
September 27, 2013 Iowa Utilities Board manager receives national pipeline safety leadership award
September 3, 2013 Phone assistance helps connect Iowans
July 8, 2013 Reduce summer’s high energy bills
June 7, 2013 Public meetings set for MidAmerican Energy Company customers to comment on proposed electric rate increase
May 23, 2013 Two public comment meetings scheduled for Iowa-American's proposed rate increase
May 10, 2013 Iowa Utilities Board Member Swati Dandekar considers Congressional run, will continue Board work
April 1, 2013 Iowa Utilities Board reminds Iowans to Call 811
March 29, 2013 Winter energy service protection ends April 2
March 18, 2013 Iowa Utilities Board partners in water conservation
January 30, 2013 Winter Energy Savings and Safety Tips
January 23, 2013 Iowa Utilities Board allows Alliant/IPL’s long-term contract for electricity from Duane Arnold nuclear plant
December 21, 2012 Iowa Utilities Board-Office of Consumer Advocate building receives LEED® Platinum rating
November 27, 2012 Iowa Utilities Board approves rate settlement in Alliant/Interstate Power and Light Company case
November 16, 2012 Iowa Utilities Board announces independent report on Midwest impact of retiring coal power plants
October 26, 2012 Winter forecast indicates higher utility bills
October 9, 2012 Iowa Utilities Board approves settlement in MidAmerican electric rate adjustment case
September 7, 2012 Iowa selected by National Governors Association to improve combined heat and power use in industry
September 4, 2012 Lifeline program helps Iowans stay connected with telephone assistance
July 24, 2012 Iowa Utilities Board encourages water conservation amidst statewide drought and heat
July 16, 2012
Iowa Utilities Board to administer the National Deaf-Blind Equipment Distribution Program for Iowa
June 28, 2012
IUB schedules public comment meetings on Alliant/IPL natural gas service rates
June 19, 2012
Energy-Saving Ideas For Hot Weather
June 7, 2012
Iowa Utilities Board program assists telephone communications of individuals with hearing loss
April 23, 2012
Iowa Utilities Board building earns national award
April 6, 2012
Iowa Utilities Board Program Offers Specialized Telephone Communications Assistance
March 12, 2012
Iowa Utilities Board partners in water conservation
February 13, 2012
Iowa Utilities Board sets public comment meetings
February 8, 2012
Iowa’s electric service area map now online
February 1, 2012
Settlement limits Iowa-American Water rate increase