SCHEDULE 7 – STREET AND HIGHWAY LIGHTING SERVICE

AVAILABILITY
Applicable to outdoor service for street lighting, highway lighting, roadway, and park lighting.

CHARACTER OF SERVICE
Alternating current, either series or multiple system, or in combination, at option of the Cooperative.

RATE
Basic Charge: $18.00 (No KWH’s included in basic charge)
Energy Charge: All KWH per month @ 6.50¢ per KWH

INVESTMENT CHARGE
For towns and villages (when the Cooperative purchases and installs the equipment), an annual investment charge of 10% shall be made on the capital plant in service. This charge will be recomputed on January 1 of each year and one-twelfth of the total so computed will be billed to the consumer monthly.

METHOD OF DETERMINING THE COOPERATIVE’S INVESTMENT
The investment in equipment used as a basis for the investment charge contained in this schedule shall be the cost of equipment installed solely for street lighting purposes, such as lamps, fixtures, brackets, mast arms, conductors, poles, posts, standards, control equipment, switches, transformers, etc.

LAMP RENEWALS
The Cooperative shall keep a record of the number and type of lamp replacements and consumer shall be billed monthly for the replacements during the month.

METERING
All energy consumed under this schedule shall be metered excepting installations where, in the opinion of the Cooperative, metering would be impracticable.

When the energy is metered the billing shall include the energy delivered to and consumed in all circuits and equipment used exclusively for street lighting purposes. If more than one meter is used, the reading shall be consolidated for billing purposes.

TERMS OF PAYMENT
The above rates are net, and are due and payable upon receipt.

Effective with the bills calculated after October 1, 2019.