Residential Rate History 2005 to 2015

  • Residential rates 2005
    • $0.11061 per KWH
    • $6.00 Customer Charge
  • 2005 Electric hot water rate without space heating
    • $.07052 for the first 400KWH
    • $.10794 all additional
  • 2005 Residential space heating rate
    • $.08130 for the first 2450KWH
    • $.11429 for 2450KWH to 2950KWH
    • $.12569 for all additional
  • Residential rates 2008 Rate increase
    • $0.1495 per KWH
    • $6.00 Customer Charge
  • 2008 Electric hot water rate without space heating
    • $.09534 for the first 400KWH
    • $.1460 all additional
  • 2008 Residential space heating rate
    • $.1099 for the first 2,450KWH
    • $.1546 for 2,450KWH to 2,950KWH
    • $.1699 for all additional
  • 2010 Resolution 10-22 is passed to increase customer charge Charge increase
    • $6.00 increase to $12.00
    • This increase was to cover overhead, meter equipment, and contract obligations
  • 2013 Resolution 13-02 is passed to remove both hot water and space heat rates
    • PUC has a policy from the commission that PECO phase these rates out over the last two years by Jan. 1, 2013
    • Borough of Lansdale has not allowed any new customers to sign up for this rate after Dec. of 2000.
    • This was passed to ensure all customers that use the electricity in the Borough are charged the same for all consumption
  • 2013 Chapter 65 is replaced with the new Chapter 65 Ordinance 1837
  • To reestablish rules, regulations, and procedures related to electric services provided by the Borough of Lansdale
  • No rate or fee changes
  • 2015 Resolution 14-26 is passed to increase rates by 10.44% Rate increase
    • $0.1651 per KWH and $13.25 customer charge

  • Rate study was performed by Utility Engineers in late 2014 with these results
    • MERCK business complex closure impact $419,044.00
    • General Service rate sales down
    • Power cost increase $716,508.00
  • 2015 Capital infrastructure projects
    • Richardson unit substation $500,000.00
    • Main Substation SF-6 breakers $100,000.00
    • 2000 REXU and I.P. base gate keeper replacement $250,000.00 (4 year plan)
    • Total revenue requirement $1,985,552.00Increase 10.44%