- Associated Press - Wednesday, March 19, 2014

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) - The city of Rockford is looking for a new contract to buy electricity.

The Rockford Register Star reports (https://bit.ly/1j7GERr) that the city’s two-year contract to power from FirstEnergy Solutions expires in September. City officials say they’ll start looking for a new supplier next month. That’s when they’ll ask companies for proposals and see which one has the best rates.

A local environmental group has asked the city to require a certain percentage of its energy come from clean sources such as wind or solar power.

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Information from: Rockford Register Star, https://www.rrstar.com


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