Summer heat drives up energy bills

July 1993
U.S. News & World Report;7/26/93, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p14
Presents, in map form, information on electric output in the first week of July 1993, compared with the same week last year. Average national cost of a kilowatt hour of electricity for consumers in June 1993; Estimated hourly cost to operate a central air conditioner, a room air conditioner, a ceiling fan, a television, an oven; Average monthly electric bills for residential customers in Philadelphia.


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