This schedule is available to any member of NineStar Connect located within the territory served by NineStar Connect and located adjacent to an electric distribution or transmission line of NineStar Connect that is adequate and suitable for supplying the required service.
This schedule is applicable to all electric service required for lighting, power, and any other purpose requiring greater than 1000 kVA of installed transformer capacity for which no other specific rate schedule is applicable.
Character of Service
Service under this schedule shall be three phase, 60 Hertz, alternating current at NineStar Connect’s available standard voltages. All service required on the premises by the customer will be supplied through one meter. Standby or resale service is not permitted hereunder.
Customer Charge:…………………………………………..$150.00 per month
All KW of billing demand per month……………….$9.50 per KW
First 200 kWh of energy use per kW……..$0.037955 per kWh
Next 200 kWh of energy use per kW …….$0.025705 per kWh
Over 400 kWh of energy use per kW……..$0.024235 per kWh
Determination of Billing Demand:
The billing demand for any month shall be the maximum kilowatt demand established by the member for any period of fifteen (15) consecutive minutes during the month for which the bill is rendered. The demand shall be as indicated or recorded by suitable recording instruments provided by NineStar Connect and adjusted for power factor as provided below.
The member agrees to maintain unity power factor as nearly as practical. NineStar Connect reserves the right to measure such power factor at any time. Should such measurements indicated that the power factor is less than ninety percent (90%), then the demand for billing purposes will be adjusted for average monthly lagging power factor by multiplying the demand as indicated or recorded on the demand meter by ninety percent (90%) and divided by the percent power factor.
Monthly Minimum Charge
The monthly minimum charge under this rate schedule shall be the customer charge plus any demand charge.
Purchased Power Cost Adjustment:
The amount computed at the above monthly rate shall be adjusted plus or minus by an amount calculated in accordance with the formula specified in NineStar Connect’s Purchased Power Cost Adjustment Clause (Appendix A), which is a part of the “Monthly Rate” of this rate schedule.
The amount computed at the above monthly rate as adjusted by the application of the rate adjustment clauses shall be subject to taxes, assessments, and surcharges imposed by any governmental authority.