We Energies seeks $137 million rate hike over 2 years

The easy life of a cosseted public utility:

We Energies electricity rates would rise by 3.6% in 2013 and another 3.6% in 2014 under a rate plan filed this afternoon with state regulators.The state’s largest utility is seeking an increase of nearly $137 million over two years.

Via Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.