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Time Of Use Rate

Orange County REMC Time-Of-Use (TOU) rate provides members an opportunity to save money by shifting their electric usage to off-peak hours, either by making lifestyle changes or through the use of technology like timers, programmable thermostats, etc.

Instead of a single flat rate for energy use, time-of-use rates are higher when electric demand is higher. This means when you use energy is just as important as how much you use. "On-Peak" time is 7-11 a.m. and 4-9 p.m., Monday through Friday. Energy used at this time costs 16.7¢ per KWH. Members who use energy at all other times will only be charged 6.9¢ per KWH. (See illustration below.)

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Rate 201
Effective July, August and Sept. 2015
Figures needed to calculate your monthly bill

2015 Rate Schedule for Time of Use

Time of Use Consumer Charge

$30.90

Energy Charge On-Peak (7-11 a.m. and 4-9 p.m. EST, Mon.-Fri.)

$0.1671 per kWh 

Energy Charge Off Peak (All other times than listed above, including Sat. and Sun.)

$0.0691 per kWH

Wholesale Power Cost Tracker*

0.0028465

Total bill x Indiana sales tax 7%

* Wholesale Power Cost Tracker changes quarterly.

Members receiving service under Rates 101 or 104 may convert to this rate at the beginning of any billing period. The minimum term for service under Rate 201 shall be one year. Members who wish to convert from Rate 201 to another rate after less than one year must pay a $50.00 service fee.

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