Washington Gas Requests First Maryland Rate Increase in Five Years to Support Natural Gas Safety, Reliability and Service EnhancementsMay 15, 2018
Continued progress towards the replacement of aging infrastructure, ongoing network upgrades for improved service, rising cost of service, among main drivers
Rate increase request reflects no costs associated with pending merger with AltaGas
AltaGas merger to save customers $800,000 per year
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Washington Gas, a WGL Company (NYSE: WGL), filed an application today with the Maryland Public Service Commission to increase its base rates and charges for natural gas service. Washington Gas last requested a rate increase from the Commission five years ago.
Brian Edwards, 202-624-6620
Douglas Bonawitz, 202-624-6129