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noun as in electricity

noun as in overhead

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The popularity of solar leasing is inspiring moves like this by utilities.

Utilities and real estate developers would start making home-charging stations standard rather than expensive extras.

In California, for example, the utilities earn profits even as people and businesses use less energy.

For the first time, utilities nationwide will have a financial incentive to decrease electricity usage.

And in 43 states, utilities are required to buy the power that a rooftop system produces but does not use.

This, by the way, was in line with the new slogan put out by the boss and his boosters: "Own your own Utilities."

Second, that the people in each state own and control the utilities that come in contact with the people on a state-wide scale.

Even the utilities that are becoming the custom of our time, have their refining and exalting influences.

Besides, it may occur that some one in the future will discover in it utilities which at present are not seen.

Its plainest utilities bloom into loveliness, and to a devout ear sing out in anthems.


On this page you'll find 28 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to utilities, such as: heat, service, ac, current, dc, and electron.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.