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Commercial Rates2023-07-26T17:41:08+00:00

Commercial Rates

Business customers are billed according to rate classification, which is determined by the amount of electricity consumed and the size.

Main Zone

Effective May 1, 2023

This classification refers to the supply of electrical energy to General Service customers requiring a connection with a connected load, or whose average monthly maximum demand used for billing purposes, is equal to or greater than 50 kW but less than 1000 kW for the Main Zone and is equal to or greater than 50kW but less than 500 kW for the Goderich Zone. Class B consumers are defined in in accordance with O. Reg. 429/04. Further servicing details are available in the distributor’s Conditions of Service.

Delivery

ChargeAmount
Service Charge$138.06/Month
Distribution Volumetric Rate$3.3391/kW
Low Voltage Service Rate$1.1189/kW
Rate Rider for Disposition of Global Adjustment Account (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025 - Applicable only for Non-RPP Customers$0.0020/kWh
Rate Rider for Disposition of Deferral/Variance Accounts (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025$0.8964/kW
Rate Rider for Disposition of Capacity Based Recovery Account (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025 - Applicable only for Class B Customers$(0.0195)/kW
Retail Transmission Rate – Network Service Rate $3.7397/kW
Retail Transmission Rate – Line & Transmission Connection Service Rate$2.4079/kW

Regulatory

ChargeAmount
Wholesale Market Service Rate (Not including CBR)$0.0041/kWh
Capacity Based Recovery (CBR) – Applicable for Class B Customers$0.0004/kWh
Rural or Remote Electricity Rate Protection Charge (RRRP)$0.0014/kWh
Standard Supply Service – Administrative Charge (if applicable)$0.25/Month

Specific Service Charges (Administration, Non-Payment, Other)

ChargeAmount
Arrears Certificate$15.00
Easement Letter$15.00
Credit Reference/Credit Check$15.00
Return Cheque (plus bank charges)$15.00
Account Set Up Charge/Change of Occupancy Charge (plus credit agency costs if applicable)$30.00
Special Meter Reads$30.00
Meter Dispute Charge plus Measurement Canada fees (if meter found correct)$30.00
Late Payment – Per Month1.50%
Reconnection at Meter (during regular hours)$65.00
Reconnection at Meter (after regular hours)$185.00
Reconnection at Pole (during regular hours)$185.00
Temporary Service / Install & Remove / Overhead / No Transformer $500.00
Temporary Service / Install & Remove / Underground / No Transformer$300.00
Specific Charge for Access to the Power Poles - $/pole/year$36.05

Effective May 1, 2023

This classification refers to the supply of electrical energy to General Service Customers requiring a connection with a connected load or whose average monthly maximum demand used for billing purposes, is equal to or greater than 1000 kW but less than 5000 kW for the Main Zone and is equal to or greater than 500kW but less than 5000 kW for the Goderich Zone. Class A and Class B consumers are defined in in accordance with O. Reg. 429/04. Further servicing details are available in the distributor’s Conditions of Service.

Delivery

ChargeAmount
Service Charge$2,833.97/Month
Distribution Volumetric Rate$1.1986/kW
Rate Rider for Disposition of Global Adjustment Account (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025 - Applicable only for Non-RPP Customers$0.0020/kWh
Rate Rider for Disposition of Deferral/Variance Accounts (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025$1.1998/kW
Rate Rider for Disposition of Capacity Based Recovery Account (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025 - Applicable only for Class B Customers$(0.0261)/kW
Retail Transmission Rate – Network Service Rate $4.0598/kW
Retail Transmission Rate – Line & Transmission Connection Service Rate$2.5796/kW

Regulatory

ChargeAmount
Wholesale Market Service Rate (Not including CBR)$0.0041/kWh
Capacity Based Recovery (CBR) – Applicable for Class B Customers$0.0004/kWh
Rural or Remote Electricity Rate Protection Charge (RRRP)$0.0014/kWh
Standard Supply Service – Administrative Charge (if applicable)$0.25/Month