Dominion Virginia Power rate increase proposal meeting

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Dominion Virginia Power customers will soon have an opportunity to voice their opinions on two rate increases the company is proposing.

The company wants state regulators to approve three more rate hikes.

If that happens, your monthly bill could increase by $12.76.

Dominion says the hikes are necessary to help cover its fuel and transmission costs and pay for a new power plant.

The public meeting is scheduled for June 23.

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