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Electric Power Rates – Commercial/Industrial

AUB offers seven basic commercial rates, GSA, GSB, GSC, GSD, MSB, MSC and MSD. “GS” denotes General Services and applies to commercial entities not engaged in manufacturing, such as churches, schools, restaurants, retail stores, etc. “MS” denotes Manufacturing Services. The differentiation between the GS and MS classes is determined by the entity's Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code. Commercial rate qualification is determined by the customer's kilowatt (kw) demand.

The GSA rate is for commercial accounts with a demand between 0 kw and 5,000 kw; GSB/MSB are for commercial/manufacturing accounts with a demand between 5,001 kw and 15,000kw; and GSC/MSC are for accounts with a demand between 15,001 kw and 25,000 kw.

Note: All rates per kWh in the commercial/industrial schedule below are AUB's base rate. Each month, TVA announces a Fuel Charge for the period, which is added to the AUB base per-kWh rate.

Seasonal/Time of Use Terms: where applicable in the rate classes shown below. The following terms are defined as follows.
Summer = June - September
Winter = Dec - March
Transition = April/May and Oct/Nov
On-peak hours = 2 p.m. - 8 p.m. Eastern
Off-peak hours = 5 a.m. - 11 a.m. Eastern

General Power Rate - Schedule GSA:

NOTE: The Energy Charges shown in the table below for this rate class are the base charges. Each month, a Fuel Charge is added by TVA to the base energy charge. Therefore, to arrive at the full energy charge per kilowatt hour, add this month's Fuel Charge to the base energy charge shown in the table below.

NOTE: The Fuel Charge for GSA Part 1 is .02866

Part 1: For customers whose peak demand is not more than 50 kW and monthly energy usage does not exceed 15,000 kWh.
Customer Charge: $31.93 per month
Demand Charge: no charge
Energy Charge: $0.07142 per kWh per month

 

NOTE: The Fuel Charge for GSA Part 2 is .02866 for the first 15,000 kwhrs
The Fuel Charge is .02866 for Over 15,000 kwhrs

Part 2: For customers having a peak demand greater than 50 kW and less than or equal to 1,000 kW or monthly energy usage exceeds 15,000 kWh.
Customer Charge:   $162.74 per month
Demand Charge: First 50 kW $0.00 per kW per month
  51 kW - 1000 kW $13.90/kW per month (Summer)
    $13.04/kW per month (Transition)
    $13.04/kW per month (Winter)
Base Energy Charge: First 15,000 kWh $0.07319/kWh (Summer)
  Over 15,000 kWh $0.03673/kWh
  First 15,000 kWh $0.07028/kWh (Winter)
  Over 15,000 kWh $0.03396/kWh
  First 15,000 kWh $0.06848/kWh (Transition)
  Over 15,000 kWh $0.03283/kWh

 

NOTE: The Fuel Charge for GSA Part 3 is .02828

Part 3: For customers having a peak demand greater than 1,000 kW and less than or equal to 5,000 kW.
Customer Charge:   $618.00 per month
Demand Charge: First 1,000 kW $15.47/kW (Summer)
  Next 4,000 kW $14.97/kW
  First 1,000 kW $14.61/kW (Winter)
  Next 4,000 kW $14.11/kW
  First 1,000 kW $14.61/kW (Transition)
  Next 4,000 kW $14.11/kW
Base Energy Charge:   $0.04000/kWh (Summer)
    $0.03623/kWh (Winter)
    $0.03610/kWh (Transition)

General Power Rate - Schedule GSB:

For customers having a peak demand greater than 5,000 kW and less than or equal to 15,000 kW.

NOTE: The Energy Charges shown in the table below for this rate class are the base charges. Each month, a Fuel Charge is added by TVA to the base energy charge. Therefore, to arrive at the full energy charge per kilowatt hour, add this month's Fuel Charge to the base energy charge shown in the table below. The Fuel Charge is .02837

Customer Charge: $1,500 per month
TVA Administrative Charge: $350.00 per month
Demand Charge: $16.56/kW (Summer on peak)
  $4.03/kW (Summer off peak)
  $9.56/kW (Winter on peak)
  $4.07/kW (Winter off peak)
  $4.07/kW (Transition on peak)
  $4.07/kW (Transition off peak)
Base Energy Charges: On-peak Summer: $0.07778 per kWh
  Off-peak Summer  
  First 425 kWh/Kw $0.03889 per month
  Next 195 kWh/Kw $0.01974 per month
  Over 620 kWh/kW $0.00347 per month
  On-peak Winter: $0.04302 per kWh
  Off-peak Winter  
  First 425 kWh/Kw $0.03889 per month
  Next 195 kWh/Kw $0.01974 per month
  Over 620 kWh/kW $0.00347 per month
  Transition months  
  First 425 kWh/Kw $0.03889 per month
  Next 195 kWh/Kw $0.01974 per month
  Over 620 kWh/kW $0.00347 per month
*If off-peak demand is higher than on-peak demand, the difference between the two peaks is billed at the off-peak rate..
Reactive charges per kvar: Lagging kvar $1.46
  Leading kvar $1.14
Facilities charges:
161 kV and above $0.00 per kW
Below 161 kV to 46 kV $0.36 per kW
Below 46kV: first 10,000 kW $0.93 per kW
Excess over 10,000 kW $0.73 per kW

SEASONAL DEMAND AND ENERGY RATES
(Effective April 2011)

SMSB:

NOTE: The Energy Charges shown in the table below for this rate class are the base charges. Each month, a Fuel Charge is added by TVA to the base energy charge. Therefore, to arrive at the full energy charge per kilowatt hour, add this month's Fuel Charge to the base energy charge shown in the table below. The Fuel Charge is .02837

Customer Charge: $1,500.00 per delivery point per month
TVA Administrative Fee: $350 per month
Demand Charges:
  Summer Period $19.19 per kW
  Winter Period $12.70 per kW
  Transition Periods $7.81 per kW
Energy Charges:
  Summer Period $0.01827 per kwhr
  Winter Period $0.01351 per kwhr
  Transition Periods $0.01239 per kwhr

 

SMSC:

NOTE: The Energy Charges shown in the table below for this rate class are the base charges. Each month, a Fuel Charge is added by TVA to the base energy charge. Therefore, to arrive at the full energy charge per kilowatt hour, add this month's Fuel Charge to the base energy charge shown in the table below. The Fuel Charge is .02837

Customer Charge: $1,500.00 per delivery point per month
TVA Administrative Fee: $350 per month
Demand Charges:
  Summer Period $18.58 per kW
  Winter Period $12.09 per kW
  Transition Periods $7.20 per kW
Energy Charges:
  Summer Period $0.01796 per kwhr
  Winter Period $0.01349 per kwhr
  Transition Periods $0.01242 per kwhr

 

SMSD:

NOTE: The Energy Charges shown in the table below for this rate class are the base charges. Each month, a Fuel Charge is added by TVA to the base energy charge. Therefore, to arrive at the full energy charge per kilowatt hour, add this month's Fuel Charge to the base energy charge shown in the table below. The Fuel Charge is .02837

Customer Charge: $1,500.00 per delivery point per month
TVA Administrative Fee: $350 per month
Demand Charges:
  Summer Period $21.54 per kW
  Winter Period $15.05 per kW
  Transition Periods $10.17 per kW
Energy Charges:
  Summer Period $0.01065 per kwhr
  Winter Period $0.00707 per kwhr
  Transition Periods $0.00620 per kwhr

 

 


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