Utilities can now plug in their braintree account details and immediately start receiving credit card payments from their end users.
The Braintree offering provides the following;
1) Credit Card payments over the phone
2) Credit Card payments in the system
3) Credit card Payments provided on a payment page on your website
4) Automated direct debit drawn down on the due date each month.
For more information about braintree or to signup for your braintree account click here https://apply.braintreegateway.com/signup