Baltimore to Study Feasibility Of Forming Muni Power Utility

Ackerman, Andrew
July 2006
Bond Buyer;7/12/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32421, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports on the resolution adopted by the Baltimore City Council in Maryland which authorizes the city to hire a private consultant who will determine the feasibility of developing a municipal electric utility. City officials expressed that they will have to consider the plan of building an electric plant or acquiring the facilities of Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. because the proposals would be very expensive.


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