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Make no mistake, Dominion’s electric rate plan would boost rates

Dominion Resources Inc. is trying to convince us that Connecticut ratepayers will somehow save money by paying higher prices for the power Millstone provides to the electrical grid. In his March 7 letter, a spokesman for the private company that owns the Millstone Nuclear plant takes various steps to hide an obvious fact: Dominion is seeking higher selling prices for the power they produce, higher prices that will ultimately come out of ratepayer pockets.