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City of Lodi proposes changes to electric utility rate structure

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Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 12:00 am | Updated: 7:20 am, Wed Feb 15, 2012.

To help customers understand their residential Lodi Electric Utility rates, the city of Lodi is proposing reducing its current five-tier structure to three tiers.

The Lodi City Council discussed changing the tier structure at a study session Tuesday morning.

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2 comments:

  • roy bitz posted at 12:58 pm on Wed, Feb 15, 2012.

    roy bitz Posts: 503

    Councilman Nakinishi asks a good question and follows up with a good common sense comment.

    I expect this change will be approved by another "3/2 vote" at a future council meeting---not simply considered as the article states.

    Thank you councilman Nakinishi for standing up for rate payers.


     
  • Dave Christy posted at 8:45 am on Wed, Feb 15, 2012.

    Dave Christy Posts: 27

    It makes no difference the number of tiers we have, where the problems start is when LEUD and City Council have the ability to hang the price on each tier. Our 1st tier starts at $.14- SMUD $ .09 , and our 5th tier @ $.33 SMUD $ .18, usually has the largest amount of KWH attached to it. Too much jockying and manipulation to satisfy the hungry general fund wirh rate payer dollars.

     
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