Ohio Gov. Bob Taft signed the state’s electric restructuringbill Tuesday. All Ohio customers are to have a choice of suppliersbeginning Jan. 1, 2001. Beginning Jan. 1, 2001 consumers will enjoya mandatory rate reduction of 5% provided for in the bill and beable to purchase electricity from whichever company they choose.
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The Pennsylvania state senate will pass senate bill 601, (SB601), the gas deregulation bill for small commercial andresidential customers, on June 7, said a spokesman for Sen. JeffPiccola’s office. Piccola is the bill’s main sponsor in the statesenate.
South Jersey Gas Co. has signed an agreement with WeatherwiseUSA allowing the New Jersey LDC to offer its retail gas customers aWeatherProof Bill. The bill, which is based on historical gas usepatterns, utility rates, average temperatures, and administrativecosts, fixes a customer’s total gas costs for 12 months withouthigh settle-up charges to cover any excess gas use.