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Residential Rates and Fees

Effective on usage starting January 1, 2015


Residential customer rates fall into one of two categories: standard residential service (RS), or time-of-use
service (RT). Service under these rates is available to residential customers for all domestic purposes in a
single-family home or apartment.

Residential Service
Standard residential service
Customer Charge

$8.21

Initial Block (<= 100 kWh)

$0.108068 per kWh

Tail block (> 100 kWh)

$0.147735 per kWh

Power Miser Credit

$1.37

Residential EEC

$0.00899 per kWh

City Franchise Fee

3.5%

(exclusive of Initial Block of power)

Residential Service -- Time-of-Use (RT)


If you are interested in this rate, we will help you determine if it is beneficial to you.
Customer Charge:

$13.68

Summer On-Peak* (June 1st to September 30th, Mon-Fri, 12:01 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.)
Initial Block (<= 100 kWh):

$0.108068

Tail Block (> 100 kWh):

$0.225386

Winter On-Peak* (December 1st to March 31st, Mon-Fri, 6:01 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.)
Initial Block (<= 100 kWh):

$0.108068

Tail Block (> 100 kWh):

$0.228194

Off-Peak (All non-On-Peak times, plus the months of April, May, October, and November)
Initial Block (<= 100 kWh):

$0.108068

Tail Block (> 100 kWh):

$0.108419

*Excludes New Year's, Memorial, Independence, Labor, Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.
Power Miser Credit

$1.37

Residential EEC

$0.00899 per kWh

City Franchise Fee

3.5%

(exclusive of Initial Block of power)

Residential Bill Example


(Standard Residential Service, for 500 kWh used)
Customer Charge

$8.21

First 100 kWh at .108068

$10.81

400 kWh at 0.147735

$59.09

Total Cost for Electrical Service

$78.11

Residential EEC **

$4.50

City Franchise Fee 3.5% ***


(on customer charge and charges for consumption over 100 kWh)
$2.36
Total Bill
**Residential EEC Calculation
Total kWH Used x EEC
500 kWh x .00899 = $4.50

Fees
Initial Service Fee
City Franchise Fee
Energy Efficiency Charge (EEC)

$84.97
***Franchise Fee Calculation:
$8.21 + $59.09 = $67.30
$67.30 x 3.5% = $ 2.36

Returned Check Fee


Reconnection Fee
Meter Removal/Replacement Fee
Collection Fee
Customer Assistance Call

Important Information
Customer Charge
Residential 100 kWh Initial Block
Repayment Agreement
Budget Plan
Terms and Conditions

Additional Resources
Vermont statewide rate comparison
(/sites/default/files/Documents/My_Home_Service/vtrates2013.pdf) from the Department of
Public Service
B (/sites/default/files/Documents/My_Home_Service/vtrates2012.pdf)urlington Electric
Department tariff sheets (/sites/default/files/Documents/My_Home_Service/tariffsheets2014.pdf)

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