Search External News Ohio Supreme Court Dismisses Power Plant Lawsuit December 18, 2019 Source: Toledo Blade The Ohio Supreme Court threw out FirstEnergy Solutions’ lawsuit arguing that the recently enacted law bailing out its two nuclear power plants on Lake Erie cannot be subjected to voter referendum. External News Who’s Behind the Chinese Conspiracy Ads Against Ohio’s Nuclear Referendum? October 09, 2019 Source: Energy News Network Questions remain about where the money is coming from to fund both the petition drive for a public vote on FirstEnergy’s subsidies and the inflammatory campaign against it by a group called Ohioans for Energy Security. External News FirstEnergy Solutions behind Argument against Ohio Nuclear Subsidy Referendum September 04, 2019 Source: Energy News Network Documents show the company retained the law firm arguing that HB 6 is exempt from state referendum procedures. External News Ohio Governor Signs Coal and Nuclear Bailout at Expense of Renewable Energy August 01, 2019 Source: InsideClimate News Opponents fear the law will send the growing wind and solar industry to neighboring states while Ohio homeowners are stuck boosting old, uneconomical power plants. External News Nevada Follows Hawaii, Moves toward Performance-Based Ratemaking May 30, 2019 Source: Utility Dive Nevada lawmakers on May 23 passed legislation to modernize how electric utility rates are set, directing the Public Utilities Commission to develop regulations enabling a performance-based regime.