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Available for residential heat pump service to any customer receiving service at the same location and meeting the standards set forth for this type service. The monthly rate below would apply for the months of October through May to permanently installed heat pumps that are the primary source of comfort heating for the non-summer season.
|Customer Charge||$14.60 per month*|
|first 300 kWh||7.47 cents per kWh|
|next 450 kWh||9.63 cents per kWh|
|all remaining kWh||8.20 cents per kWh|
*for customers requesting a non-standard (mechanical) meter the customer charge is $19.60)
The minimum monthly bill shall be $14.60 for a standard meter and $19.60 for a non-standard meter).
By accepting service under this rate, the customer agrees to allow the City to install, operate, and maintain remote control devices (Load Management) in the equipment to manage system loads imposed by this type of equipment, and to provide access as is necessary.
Special rules and regulations specifying the equipment that qualifies for service under this rate, and the conditions of service hereunder are outlined in the Department Rules entitled "Heat Pump Rules and Regulations"
In addition to the charge based on monthly rates as computed above, the total monthly charge for service shall include applicable sales taxes and an in lieu of gross receipts tax payment equal to 7.5268% of the monthly rate charge. Sales taxes shall be applied to the total of the monthly rate charge and the in lieu of gross receipts tax payment.
The fuel adjustment rider applies to all KWH consumption billed on this schedule.
RATES EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 1, 2014
This information taken from Columbia Ordinance - Chapter 27, Section 27-113. The City Council has the sole authority to set rates and charges for Columbia Water & Light services. The City reviews these rates and charges annually.