- operating expenses of public utility
- The cost of operation of the plant, general expenses, and cost of maintaining the property in such condition that its operating efficiency at the end is at least as great as it was at the beginning of the year. 43 Am J1st Pub Util § 141.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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