Long-term effects of conservation rates

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  • Water utilities -- Finance -- Computer programs -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Municipal water supply -- Rates -- Computer programs -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Water conservation -- Economic aspects -- Computer programs -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Statementprepared by Vista Consulting Group, Inc., Integrated Utilities Group, Inc., John Russell Associates, Inc. ; sponsored by AWWA Research Foundation.
ContributionsVista Consulting Group., AWWA Research Foundation.
LC ClassificationsHD4456 .L66 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 95 p. ;
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL296924M
ISBN 100898679044
LC Control Number97203247

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