Market Based Service

Availability:

To all qualified customers in the area served by the Cooperative. Availability will be determined on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of the Cooperative.

Applicability:

To customers over 900 kW connected demand taking delivery at a standard voltage at a single point of delivery.

Monthly Rate:

The total monthly charge will be the sum of the following:

Energy Charge (EC): Energy Charge will consist of the following components:

These charges may be determined on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of the Cooperative, subject to market prices, availability, contract terms, load characteristics and type of service provided.

  • KWH Charge
  • Transmission Charge
  • Fixed Cost Recovery Charge
  • Substation Charge
  • Line Loss Charge

Facilities Charge (FC): An amount equal to (1/12) of the annual allocated cost of providing service consisting of the following components:

  • Operation and Maintenance
  • Customer Accounting
  • Customer Service
  • Sales
  • Administrative & General
  • Taxes
  • Capital Costs - Allocated Plant
  • Capital Costs - Direct Plant

Total Charge (TC): TC = EC + FC

Margin Cost (MC): An amount equal to:

First $15,000 of TC3.0%, plus
Next $35,000 of TC2.5%, plus
Over $50,000 of TC2.0%

Terms of Payment:

If the account is not paid by due date, a late fee in the amount specified in the Service Rules and Regulations may be added to the account. Further failure to pay a bill may subject a customer to disconnection and/or disconnection charges in accordance with the Cooperative's rules and regulations.

All charges are subject to applicable taxes.

Contract Period:

As specified in the Agreement for Electric Service

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