S http://tspr.org en City Will Soon Pay Less for Electricity http://tspr.org/post/city-will-soon-pay-less-electricity <p>Carthage will pay less for electricity for city operations beginning next month. The city has signed a three-year contract with Ameren Energy Marketing at a bit more than 4.3 cents per kilowatt-hour.<br /><br />Mayor Jim Nightingale says the city council solicited bids from several energy companies.&nbsp; He says the response was overwhelming and frustrating.<br /><br />He says, &ldquo;Once a company contacts us their sales people just hound you to death.&rdquo;<br /> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 18:50:02 +0000 James Lenz 17412 at http://tspr.org City Will Soon Pay Less for Electricity