accuracy allowed ammonia amount apparatus appliances Argand burner British thermal units Bureau of Standards burner calorimeter candle candlepower requirement carbon carbon monoxide cent circular city council coal gas coke commission complaint consumer cost cubic feet cubic foot daily desirable determine distribution system district electric expense feet of gas feet per hour fixed flame furnished gas company Gas Inspector gas meters gas pressure gas service gas supplied heating-value hydrogen sulphide illuminating gas inches of mercury inches of water inspection installation Iowa less light limit Loser maximum measured meter tests methods Mixed gas monthly average months municipal natural gas necessary oil gas open-flame operation ordinance outlet penalty pentane period photometer plant practice proper proposed quality of gas record regulations rules service pipe specified sumer temperature testing station tion total heating value total sulphur UNIV utility variation water gas
Página 105 - He shall be appointed by the mayor, by and with the advice and consent of the common council.
Página 117 - ... establish reasonable rules, regulations, specifications, and standards to secure the accuracy of all meters and appliances for measurements ; and to provide for the examination and testing of any and all appliances used for the measurement of any product, commodity or service of any such public utility.
Página 146 - commission" as used in this act shall mean the railroad commission of Wisconsin. Railroad commission's powers. SECTION 1797m — 2. The railroad commission of Wisconsin is vested with power and jurisdiction to supervise and regulate every public utility in this state and to do all things necessary and convenient in the exercise of such power and jurisdiction.
Página 122 - If any consumer to whom a meter has been furnished, shall request the commission in writing to inspect such meter, the commission shall have the same inspected and tested; if the same on being so tested shall be found to be, four per cent, if an electric meter, or two per cent, if a gas meter...
Página 105 - The secretary-business manager of the board shall, before entering upon the duties of his office, execute...
Página 114 - That any person, firm or corporation violating any of the provisions of this ordinance shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof shall be punishable by a fine of not more than five hundred dollars ($500), or by imprisonment in the city jail for a period of not more than six (6) months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Página 121 - All such inspections shall be made by the inspector or his assistant, and one fourth at least of all such inspections shall be made by the inspector. The gas shall be tested for illuminating power by means of a disc photometer, and, during such test, shall be burned from the burner best adapted to it, which is at the same time suitable for domestic use, and at as near the rate of five feet per hour as is practicable.
Página 48 - The adoption of these rules shall in no way preclude the Commission from altering or amending the same, in whole or in part. or from requiring any other or additional service, equipment, facility or standard, either upon complaint, or upon its own motion, or upon the application of any utility.