Customers to see drop in electric bills

Many southwestern Connecticut residents will see a drop in the electric bills next month.Connecticut Light and Power customers are expected to see their monthly electric

HARTFORD - Many southwestern Connecticut residents will see a drop in the electric bills next month.

Connecticut Light and Power customers are expected to see their monthly electric bills decline by nearly 7% starting in January, an average savings of more than $9 a month.

The decrease will vary for businesses.

The rate drop is due to a decrease in wholesale electricity prices that CL&P pays to generators.

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