Sound bites from state and federal regulators.
Offsystem Gas Sales. Florida permits new LDC tariff for sales to offsystem customers. LDC recovers all variable costs, including $100 administrative charge per transaction; splits nongas charges with firm customers, crediting administrative charges to PGA rate. Docket No. 960185-GU, PSC-96-0482-FOF-GU, Apr. 5, 1996 (Fl.P.S.C.).
Master Metering. Iowa rules that owners of master-metered multi-occupancy residential housing that use an "energy cost allocation/ billing system" for individual tenants violate prohibition against submetering. Docket No. DRU-96-2, Apr. 12, 1996 (Iowa U.B.).
RIM Test for Flexible Rates. Alabama authorizes new flexible contract rate tariff for commercial and industrial customers, and chooses Rate Impact Measure test to assess whether new load exerts downward pressure on rates. Re Alabama Power Co., Informal Docket U-3672, Apr. 1, 1996 (Ala.P.S.C.).