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How Energy Deregulation Has Already Affected Illinois

Illinois Electric Service Customer Choice and Rate Relief Law of 1997Illinois was ahead of its time when Larry D. Habb, president and CEO of Illinois Power Co., told colleagues that the state should embrace energy deregulation back in ’95. Most states waited until the late nineties and even the early 2000s to take on deregulation, but Illinois is already seeing the effects of energy deregulation. Let’s examine some of effects of energy deregulation in Illinois to see how the average consumer benefits.


Positive Effects of Energy Deregulation in Illinois