Rates

Borough of Jewett City Department of Public Utilities - Electric Division
9 East Main Street · Jewett City, CT 06351


The Jewett City Department of Public Utilities’ Board of Public Utilities Commissioners voted at a meeting on July 23, 2010, and hereby gives notice of this approved new schedule of electric rates.

The following monthly rates will be in effect on all bills rendered on or after September 1, 2010. All rates subject to the Purchased Power Adjustment (PPA) clause on file.

Rate No. 1 Commercial Service

Customer Charge — $30.80 per month
First — 500 KWHs at $.1213 per KWH
Next — 1,000 KWHs at $.1058 per KWH
Balance of KWHs at $.0863 per KWH

Rate No. 2 Residential Service and Rate No. 17

Customer Charge — $13.50 per month
All KWHs at $0.1367 per KWH
Green Energy - Rate 2 KWH charge plus 0.011 per KWH

Rate No. 4 Residential Service

For two family homes served through a single meter.
Customer Charge — $27.03 per month
All KWHs at $0.1367 per KWH

Rate No. 3 Commercial Service

First — 2 KWs of Demand or less at $40.48
Balance of KWs of Demand at $9.49 per KW
First — 500 KWHs at $.1117 per KWH
Next — 6,500 KWHs at $.0989 per KWH
Balance of KWHs at $.0928 per KWH

Rate No. 5 Commercial Service

For customers with current transformers only.
Charges as per Rate No. 3 at customer current transformer ratio.

Rate No. 6 Elderly Housing Complex

First — 2 KWs of Demand or less at $20.00
Balance of KWs of Demand at $6.00 per KW
First — 500 KWHs at $0.1213 per KWH
Next — 1,000 KWHs at $0.1058 per KWH
Balance of KWHs at $0.0863 per KWH

Rate No. 7 Schools

Customer Charge — $385.00 per month
All KWHs at $0.11355 per KWH

Rate No. 8 Industrial Electric Service

Demand Charge — $9.82 per KW
Energy Charge — First 1,500 KWHs at $0.1177 per KWH
All additional KWHs up to 200 times the Kilowatt Demand at $.0915 per KWH
All KWH in excess of 200 times the Kilowatt Demand at $0.0651 per KWH

Annual Street Lighting Rate (billed monthly)

70 Watt HPS Fixture $165 per year
100 Watt HPS Fixture $195 per year
250 Watt HPS Fixture $310 per year

Floodlights

400 Watt HPS Fixture $345 per year 1000 Watt Mercury or HPS Fixture $590 per year

Service

  • A meter deposit must be paid before the power is turned on.
  • To restore service after lights have been cut off for non-payment of light bill, customer must pay balance dues plus:
    • During office hours $25.00
    • Returned Check Charge: $20.00
    • Plus Any Bank Charge
  • Property owners and tenants, please notify the office when moving to a new address.
  • Temporary service charge - $100.00
  • For billing questions or service call the office at 860-376-2955. For trouble calls, call the plant at 860-376-2877

Wastewater Division

  • Wastewater services are charged based on your water consumption as measured by your water meter. The rate is $5.71 per 100 cubic feet.
  • All customers utilizing the wastewater system will be charged a minimum charge of $11.42 per quarter.