Interim surcharge approved for Peoples Gas System

(James E. Wyatt)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - An interim storm restoration recovery charge has been approved for Peoples Gas System to help recover costs for Hurricane Michael.

Tuesday, The Florida Public Service Commission approved the charge.

Peoples reported recoverable costs of $3.4 million, depleting its pre-storm reserve. Now, to help recover those costs, residential bill for a customer using 12.8 therms will reflect a 76-cent surcharge beginning in August and ending in December. Peoples will notify customers in their July bill.

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