Opinions and Decisions of the Railroad Commission of the State of Wisconsin Volume 24
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...current by means of a kerosene engine, the amount set aside for depreciation should be larger than in the case of a steam or hydraulically operated plant. The increase in the cost of operation for the past year was $728. A depreciation allowance of $500 is also necessary in addition to return on the investment. Under the rates proposed, revenues will amount to approximately $593.37, and while the rates authorized are high, the choice seems to lie between a higher rate and no service at all. Obdeb authorizes the following net rates for metered service: Commercial lighting, 15 cents per kilowatt-hour; minimum charge, $1.50 for residences, and $2 for business places: commercial power, 15 cents per kilowatt-hour for the first 50 kilowatt-hours, and 12% cents for all over that amount; minimum charge, $2 per month. Unmetered service: Residence service, $1.50 for first 200 watts, next 800, 1 cent per watt, all over 1,000, one-half cent per watt; business service, $2 for the first 200 watts, next 800, 1 cent per watt, and all over 1,000, one-half cent per watt. U.--1818 IN RE APPLICATION OF THE MT. HOREB TELEPHONE COMPANY FOR AUTHORITY TO READJUST ITS TOLL RATES Decided February 7, 1920 MEMORANDUM OF DECISION Applicant, Mt. Horeb Telephone Company, proposes to decrease its rural rate from $5 to $4.50 per quarter in order to avoid loss of subscribers, and also to eliminate toll charges on messages originating from its subscribers and destined to subscribers of the Black Earth Telephone Company, Mount Vernon Telephone Company, Barneveld Telephone Company, and the Farmers Union Telephone Company, except on messages over five minutes duration and those required to go through more than one central. Rural Rate. The decrease in the rural rate is not...
- Paperback | 278 pages
- 189 x 246 x 15mm | 499g
- 13 Sep 2013
- Illustrations, black and white