General Service Price Plan

The energy charge of the General Service Price Plan (E-36) uses stretcher blocks, which means the price per kilowatt-hour (kWh) declines as kilowatt-hour consumption increases relative to electric demand (kilowatts used).

This encourages customers to keep their energy usage as stable or as flat as possible — avoiding spiking demand. This promotes efficient use and operation of generation resources.

Prices

This chart lists the General Service Price Plans blocks and prices:

A graphic showing the energy charges for the Generl Service Price Plan. During the summer months of May, June, September and October, the first 350 kwH are 10.09 cents, the next 180 kwH per kW are 9.72 cents, the next 155 kwH per kW are 8.17 cents and all additional kWh are 5.97 cents. During the summer peak months of July and August, the first 350 kwH are 12.31 cents, the next 180 kwH per kW are 11.1 cents, the next 155 kwH per kW are 9.25 cents and all additional kWh are 6.97 cents. During the winter months of November through April, the first 350 kwH are 7.8 cents, the next 180 kwH per kW are 7.44 cents, the next 155 kwH per kW are 6.72 cents and all additional kWh are 5.02 cents.

The following per kilowatt hour (kWh) charges apply to the E-36 plan:

Summer (May, June, September, October)
First 350 kWh: $0.1009/kWh
Next 180 kWh per kW *: $0.0972/kWh
Next 155 kWh per kW: $0.0817/kWh
All remaining kWh: $0.0597

Summer Peak (July, August)
First 350 kWh: $0.1231/kWh
Next 180 kWh per kW *: $0.1110/kWh
Next 155 kWh per kW: $0.0925/kWh
All remaining kWh: $0.0697

Winter (November-April)
First 350 kWh: $0.0780/kWh
Next 180 kWh per kW *: $0.0744/kWh
Next 155 kWh per kW: $0.0672/kWh
All remaining kWh: $0.0502

In addition to per kilowatt hour charges, demand charges and a service charge apply. They are:

Summer demand charge: $4.82
Summer Peak demand charge: $7.15
Winter demand charge: $4.47
Monthly service charge: $22.08 plus meter charge (CT/PT $17.52 or demand/non-demand $6.75)

Note: The demand charge applies to all kW > 5kW for the maximum demand measured. The overall price will decrease with lower kW demand. The higher the load factor, the lower the price per kWh.

* If no billing demand, all remaining kWh.


Customers on the General Service plan may choose from several different riders File is a PDF. Additional information about this plan is available on the E-36 price sheet. Document is a PDF

Plan comparisons

Comparison chart: A side-by-side comparison of the features of the General Service and Time-of-Use price plans.

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