Direct Utility Cost

  A cost identified with one of the DSM categories.
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  A utility cost that is identified with one of the DSM program categories (e.g. Energy Efficiency or Load Management).
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

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