St. Louis Public Radio News
3:34 pm
Wed January 15, 2003

Laclede Gas Prices Going Up

Jefferson City, MO – Laclede Gas customers will be paying an average of $46 more on their bills over the next three months.

Missouri regulators yesterday cited higher wholesale gas prices when they approved the higher rate for just the months of January, February, and March.

Under the price effective today, customers who have been paying about $0.44 er 100 cubic feet of gas will see their rate
increase about eight cents for that measurement unit for January,
February and March.

Laclede Gas serves about 635-thousand customers, primarily in the St. Louis area and southeast Missouri.