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For 2022, all utilities will file their annual report for the prior calendar year using the IUB’s web application IUB 24/7. The filing deadline is April 1 for those companies required to submit utility annual reports. All companies also are required to review their company profile by editing the company profile and attesting the information is up-to-date. Do not use or submit old annual report forms found in EFS; your company regulatory contact in IUB 24/7 should have received notification about the 2022 forms. If you have questions about your company profile, email ITsupport@iub.iowa.gov or call 877-565-4450.
The Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) issued an order that requests information on Iowa electric utilities’ plans for addressing potential electric service load shedding on peak usage days for the winter season. The IUB is taking this action following a federal report issued in November that indicates a large portion of the North American Bulk Power System is at risk of insufficient electricity supplies during peak winter conditions. The order opened Docket No. INU-2022-0002 to address the issues and required the utilities to file replies to IUB questions by December 14, 2022. The IUB is reviewing the filed information and will determine next steps in this docket.
During winter heating season the IUB reminds vulnerable Iowans that limited financial heating assistance is available to income-eligible utility customers through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). The annual application period runs from November 1, 2022, through April 30, 2023. For assistance, customers should contact their local community action agency and notify their utility company. Customers with concerns about their utility company or service may file a complaint by contacting the IUB Customer Service staff at email@example.com or 877-565-4450.