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Time of use rates

CHELCO offers members the ability to affect their electric bill through usage patterns. Our Time of Use (TOU) rate allows differing power rates based on the time of day members utilize energy. The price for power is based on whether it is used during an on-peak or off-peak period.

Basic Service Charge (Residential)
Single Phase: $26
Three Phase:  $37.50

Time of Use Rate Energy Charge (Residential)
10.880¢ per kWh On-Peak Purchased Power 
5.736¢ per kWh Off-Peak Purchased Power 
Wholesale Power Adjustment applies to all kWh sold by the cooperative


On-Peak Hours
May – October: 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. 
November – April: 5 a.m. until 9 a.m.

Off-Peak Hours

Anytime that is not an On-Peak hour as listed above.

Time of Use Rate Tariff sheet.


*If you are interested in signing up for the Time of Use rate, please visit any of CHELCO’s area offices. This rate plan is optional and would only affect members who request the Time of Use rate structure for their account. Time of Use rate is only available to members with AMR (Automated Meter Reading) meters installed and requires a 12-month commitment period. 


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