Today’s request seeks an increase in total revenue of approximately $12.3 million.
The Kentucky PSC will conduct an extensive review of the company’s rate application over the next several months in an open and transparent manner. Any new rates established by the PSC in this case would not be effective before July 27, 2013.
Kentucky American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately half a million people.
Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs approximately 7,000 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in more than 30 states and parts of Canada. More information can be found by visiting