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Electric Rates

Approved Rate Schedule

The Canby Utility Board of Directors approved an increase to the electric rates effective November 1, 2019. The rate adjustment will increase overall revenues by 4.5%.

The additional funds are needed to cover BPA’s BP-20 wholesale power rate increase and allow Canby Utility to cover costs associated with current period operating expenses.

The Board held an open public hearing, on October 8, 2019, at 7:00 p.m., at 1265 SE 3rd Avenue in Canby.

Residential Rates Existing Rate New Rate
Base Charge ($ per month) $13.57 $13.57
Energy Charge ($ per kilowatt-hour) First 2,000 kilowatt-hours $0.0667 $0.0706
Energy Charge ($ per kilowatt-hour) More than 2,000 kilowatt-hours $0.0721 $0.0764
Green Power Rates Existing Rate New Rate
Green Power Charge ($ per 100 kilowatt-hours) $0.92 $0.92
New or Emerging Large Load > 3.1 aMW Existing Rate New Rate
Energy Charge ($ per kilowatt-hour) First 25,000 kilowatt-hours $0.0583 $0.0616
Energy Charge ($ per kilowatt-hour) More than 25,000 kilowatt-hours $0.0521 $0.0544

Base Charge, Demand Charge, and Primary Service Discount - See General Service

General Service Rates Existing Rate New Rate
Base Charge ($ per month) 1-Phase $17.11 $17.88
Base Charge ($ per month) 3-Phase $37.15 $38.75
Demand Charge ($ per kilowatt) First 50 kilowatts No Charge No Charge
Demand Charge ($ per kilowatt) More than 50 kilowatts $7.50 $7.50
Primary Service Discount ($ per kilowatt) $0.62 $0.62
Energy Charge ($ per kilowatt-hour) First 25,000 kilowatt-hours  $0.0489  $0.0517
Energy Charge ($ per kilowatt-hour) More than 25,000 kilowatt-hours $0.0427 $0.0446
Unmetered Lighting Usage

The monthly billing charge for all unmetered lighting fixtures shall be the lamp rated of that fixture in watts divided by 1000 multiplied by 365 hours of operation per month multiplied by the then-current General Service billing rate. The monthly hours of operation are determined at 365 days in a year multiplied by 12 hours average operation day per day divided by 12 months that equals 365.

Light Wattage & Monthly Fee
  • 70 Watt: $1.32
  • 100 Watt: $1.89
  • 150 Watt: $2.83
  • 250 Watt: $4.72
  • 400 Watt: $7.55
New or Expanding Large Load Customers
Meter Charge
  • 1-Phase: $17.88
  • 3-Phase: $38.75
Demand Charge
  • Under 50 kilowatt: No Charge
  • Over 50 kilowatt: $7.50 per kilowatt
Energy Charge
  • First 25,000 kilowatt-hour: $0.0616 per kilowatt-hour
  • Over 25,000 kilowatt-hour: $0.0544 per kilowatt-hour
Primary Service Voltage Discount
  • $0.62 per kilowatt
General Service Customers Electric Rates
Meter Charge
  • 1-Phase: $17.88
  • 3-Phase: $38.75
Demand Charge
  • Under 50 kilowatt: No Charge
  • Over 50 kilowatt: $7.50 per kilowatt
Energy Charge
  • First 25,000 kilowatt-hours: $0.0517 per kilowatt-hour
  • Over 25,000 kilowatt-hours: $0.0446 per kilowatt-hour
Primary Service Voltage Discount
  • $0.62 per kilowatt