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Navy electricity rate will be cut

By William Cole

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Mar 27, 2014

~~<p>About 1,300 Navy and Marine Corps families in privatized housing on Oahu who got a whopping 123 percent increase in their electric bills starting in October will get their rates dialed back to a <br />
56 percent increase beginning Tuesday and continuing until the end of the fiscal year Sept. 30, the Navy announced.</p>
<p>&quot;We are grateful to Navy leadership for mitigating the impact of the electricity rate increase, allowing us to provide better care for our military families,&quot; Rear Adm. Rick Williams, commander of Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific, said in a news release.</p>
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About 1,300 Navy and Marine Corps families in privatized housing on Oahu who got a whopping 123 percent increase in their electric bills starting in October will get their rates dialed back to a 56 percent increase beginning Tuesday and continuing until the end of the fiscal year Sept. 30, the Navy announced.

"We are grateful to Navy leadership for mitigating the impact of the electricity rate increase, allowing us to provide better care for our military families," Rear Adm. Rick Williams, commander of Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific, said in a news release. Login for more...



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