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BLEC Residential Rates - How we Compare
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Utility Payers per line mile Electric System Charge
(fixed costs)
kWh charge
(variable costs)

kWh charge x
1,300 kWh

(BLEC average consumption)

Total charges
Central Lincoln* 24 $21 .0735 $95.55 $116.55
EPUD* 18 $23 .0796 $103.48 $126.48
Lane Electric 8 $24.50 Nov. – April:  0 - 1500 kWh -0.0881 $114.53 $132.14
      >1500 kWh -0.0957    
      May – Oct.:  0 - 1500 kWh -0.0902    
      >1500 kWh -0.0979    
EWEB 79 20.50+ 0 - 800 kWh - .05948 $84.76 $139.37
    34.11 delivery charge** >800 kWh – .07435    
Pacific Power 9 $9.50 0 - 1000 kWh- 0.10038; $136.58 $146.08
      >1000 kWh-0.12068    
Blachly-Lane 7 $47 0.0897 $116.61 $163.61
West Oregon* 6 $39 0-1500 kWh -0.1470 $191.10 $230.10
      >1500 kWh -0.118    
        Average Bill: $150.62








*Central Lincoln PUD facilities charge increased from $18 on 7/1/15; EPUD facilities charge increased from $15 to $20 on 4/1/15 and to $23 on 5/1/16 ; West Oregon Electric facilities charge increased from $37 Oct. 1, 2015; Lane Electric facilities charge increased from $18 on 1/1/2016.

**EWEB recovers its fixed costs with a $20.50 Basic charge + 0.02624 per kWh Delivery Charge ($34.11 for 1,300 kW usage) totaling 54.61 in fixed cost charges. Rates increased 2/1/2016.

BLEC members pay $31.47 more than our neighbors at Lane Electric and $66.49 less than our neighbors in West Oregon EC.

BLEC members pay $3.76 less for energy and $12.99 more than the average total charge across comparison electric utilities.

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