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2011-06-15 08:43:00

ATLANTA, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlanta Gas Light, a subsidiary of AGL Resources (NYSE: AGL), announces approval by the Georgia Public Service Commission of its first contract under the Georgia Sustainable Environmental or Economic Development (SEED) program. The contract is an agreement between Atlanta Gas Light and the City of Atlanta to replace outdated equipment at the Atlanta Civic Center. These improvements will result in significant cost savings on utility bills for the city...

2010-05-03 14:47:00

ATLANTA, May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Facing higher operating expenses and declining revenue in a stubborn economy, Atlanta Gas Light today filed an application with the Georgia Public Service Commission (PSC) requesting a monthly increase in base rates of $2.95 for residential customers. In its first rate case filing in more than five years, Atlanta Gas Light attributes the primary need for the increase to higher compliance and operating costs, including employee expenses and...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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