00-0476R

RESOLUTION ESTABLISHING A BASE RATE FOR HOT WATER BY DULUTH STEAM DIVISION NO. 1.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

RESOLVED, that effective October 1, 2000, all customers of the Duluth steam utility, division of public works and utilities department of the city of Duluth, whose hot water supply is measured by meter shall be charged for such hot water in accordance with the scheduled rates established by this resolution as follows:
Monthly Rates
The total cost shall consist of:
A. The meter charge, and      
B. The hot water charge        
A. Meter charge of $60 per month
B. Consumption per month Rate per million BTU'S
All BTU's consumed
$5.79


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The Duluth Steam Utility No. 1 has an opportunity to sell hot water, as opposed to steam, to certain businesses near its plant. This resolution establishes the base rate for hot water from Duluth Steam Utility Division No. 1 as follows:
 
Consumption per month Rate per M BTU's
All BTU's $5.79

This is to establish the rate for all future consumers of hot water from Duluth Steam Utility. This rate has been approved by the Board of Directors of the Duluth Steam Cooperative Association.