Opinions and Decisions of the Railroad Commission of the State of Wisconsin Volume 4

Opinions and Decisions of the Railroad Commission of the State of Wisconsin Volume 4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1910 edition. Excerpt: ...and manages the said plant and equipment within the said city of Madison for the producing, transmitting and delivering and furnishing of heat, light and power to and for the public; "That the said Madison Gas and Electric Company charges and exacts the following rates for all gas so furnished by it as these complainants are informed and believe, to-vit: First 1.000 cubic feet at $1.50 gross per thousand cubic feet. Next 4,000 cubic feet at $1.40 gross per thousand cubic feet. Over 5,000 cubic feet at $1.25 gross per thousand cubic feet. "Each of said rates being subject to a discount of 25 cents per thousand cubic feet if paid each month by the tenth day thereof. "That these complainants are required to and do pay said Madison (ias and Electric Company the said prices for gas and complainants say that the said rates and charges are, as they verily believe, unreasonable and should be reduced to rates and charges which will be reasonable to the public and which will at the same time produce for the said Madison Gas and Electric Company a reasonable return on the value of its said plant. "Complainants further say that they are informed and believe that the said Madison Gas and Electric Company, in the production and delivery of gas for heat and light to the public in the city of Madison. Wisconsin, is in the practice of adulterating and does adulterate the gas it furnishes to the said public by the use of large quantities of nitrogen and that said practice is unreasonable; that it is in the practice of furnishing and does furnish to the said public fuel and illuminating gas for heat and light which contains a large percentage of nitrogen varying in amount from 10% to 20% or more of the gas so furnished and that the said nitrogen...show more

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  • Paperback | 342 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 612g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236532813
  • 9781236532817