Natural gas cost increases for Columbia Gas customers

August 28, 2013 

Columbia Gas of Kentucky has received approval from the Kentucky Public Service Commission for a gas cost adjustment.

Effective Wednesday, Columbia Gas of Kentucky's gas supply cost is $6.67 per 1,000 cubic feet, up from $5.13. The new gas supply cost will stay in effect until December.

Columbia Gas said in a news release that a customer's monthly bill comprises two main components: gas supply cost and delivery costs. The gas supply cost, which accounts for about half of a customer's monthly bill, includes the commodity cost, interstate pipeline charges and storage costs.

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