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State agency will fine for illegal digging

...three-dozen or so companiesthat are all guilty of violating the laws protecting underground pipes and wires belonging to public utilities. Last year, the commission received $1.2 million in fines, and that's after giving a large discount to companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-05/state-agency-will-fine-illeg
Tuk Tuk factory aims to make inroads in US

...Denver, launched a call-and-demand shuttle service in downtown Denver after receiving approval from the Colorado Public Utilities Commission, which regulates for-hire transportation services.The service is the latest to enter a crowded field...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-25/tuk-tuk-factory-aims-make-
Tesla plugs into new market with home battery system

...installed a Tesla battery late last year to pair with his solar panels as part of a pilot program run by the California Public Utilities Commission to test home battery performance.Although Cunningham's home has not endured a blackout in the six...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-01/tesla-plugs-new-market-hom
Business news

...than three dozen homes in suburban San Francisco.The punishment comes as the state's top utility regulator, Public Utilities Commission President Michael Picker, told The Associated Press he has called for a larger review into whether the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-09/business-news
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...to ad valorem taxes, which constitute liens upon said property; special assessments; all outstanding bills for public utilities which constitute liens upon said property; all restrictive covenants, easements, rights-of-way and any other...

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Water main break floods Athens

...with the Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities Department shut the main down...1920s, said Athens-Clarke Public Utilities Supervisor Chad Bridges.Bridges...again about 15 minutes before public utilities workers shut the main down.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-06/water-main-break-floods-athe
Taxing the Internet

...consumers through an Obama-endorsed Federal Communications Commission proposal to treat Internet service providers like public utilities under a decades-old telecommunications law.The so-called "net neutrality" rules, which would subject ISPs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-23/taxing-internet
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. penalized $1.4 billion for deadly pipeline blast

...the oversight of aging pipelines.The California Public Utilities Commission said the figure reached by two administrative...what it called the ineffectiveness of California's Public Utilities Commission in regulating the power utility, whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-02/pacific-gas-electric-co-pe
Commission looking to adopt 2015 budget during reconvened meeting

...anticipates $1.8 million in new revenue from increased Augusta charges on water, sewer and garbage revenues for public utilities.Points of commissioner debate among the budget's details have been proposed percentage cuts in funding for outside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-01/commission-looking-adopt
Amendment seeks to revive commissioners' eligibility to submit contracts for city business

...save the taxpayers some money ... I don't have a problem with that."The city's procurement office, its public utilities and, for smaller contracts, the city administrator, awards millions of dollars in government contracts funded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-03/amendment-would-again-al