Large Power Demand Service
This Schedule is available for electric service to any
nonresidential consumer at a single point of delivery with
transformer capacity equal to or greater than 125 KVA. This
Schedule is not available for seasonal or standby service or for
any contract period less than 12 months. This Schedule shall
apply to nonresidential loads such as commercial, industrial,
churches and schools.
Type of Service
The Cooperative will provide service at 60 hertz, single-phase 2
or 3 wires, or three-phase 3 or 4 wires, at our standard
Basic Facilities Charge: $100.00
All kW of Metered Demand: $4.50 per kW
First 100 kWh per kW Billing Demand: $0.10000 per
All Remaining kWh: $0.09000 per kWh
The Billing Demand shall be the maximum kW registered or
computed during any 15-minutes from the Cooperative's metering
facilities within the current monthly billing period.
Power Factor Adjustment
The consumer agrees to maintain unity power factor as nearly as
practicable. Demand charges will be adjusted to correct for
average power factors lower than 85%. This adjustment shall
be made by increasing the measured demand 1% for each 1% by which
the average power is less than 85% lagging.
The charges computed at the above monthly rate shall be subject
to applicable South Carolina Sales Tax, franchise fees,
assessments, and surcharges imposed by any governmental
The minimum Contract Period for service provided under this
schedule shall be one (1) year.
The minimum monthly charge under the above rate shall be the
monthly facilities charge for all members served under this rate
schedule except those members for which a higher minimum monthly
bill is required under the Cooperative's standard policy because of
special circumstances affecting the Cooperative's cost of rendering
The amount calculated at the above rate is subject to be
adjusted monthly by the Cooperative's projected wholesale power
cost. The rate shall be adjusted by a TIER (Times Interest
Earned Ratio) adjustment factor to cover wholesale power cost
changes and a rate necessary to maintain TIER as set forth by the
mortgage agreements between the cooperative and its approved
Intermittent service connections and disconnections are subject
to an operating service charge of not less than $25.00.
Bills are due upon receipt. Bills are delinquent 22 days
from the Billing Date and subject to a late payment charge on the
current bill equal to ten percent (10%) of the first $25 and an
additional two percent (2%) thereafter. Those unpaid after 30
days are subject to service disconnection.
The Cooperative's facilities used to provide electrical service
have definite capacity limitations and can be damaged by
overloads. Therefore, the Consumer must notify the
Cooperative prior to making alterations to the service entrance
equipment so that facilities of proper capacity may be
provided. The Consumer shall be responsible for all expenses
and or damages to Consumer's facilities resulting from failure to
give proper notice. The Consumer may also be subject to a
contribution-in-aid of construction for work required to meet the
Consumer's alterations. The Consumer should contact the
Cooperative for information concerning charges for such
Temporary service or construction service shall be supplied at a
single point of delivery and in accordance with the Cooperative's
Line Extension Plan.
Service under this schedule is subject to the provisions of the
Cooperative's Service Rules and Regulations.
Supersedes Schedule LP-D
Effective for bills rendered on and after November 1, 2010
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