Available for power on a continuous basis for irrigation pumping from April to October, inclusive. Pumping service may be available during the balance of the year under rate Schedule 1 depending on the size and phase characteristic of pump motor.
TYPE OF SERVICE
Alternating current, 60 cycle, single phase and three-phase where available at standard secondary voltages. Maximum size of single-phase motor shall be 10 HP. Motors under 7.5 HP shall not be served by three-phase. Phase converters may be installed. Installations under 5 HP shall not be billed as irrigation service, but shall be billed on Schedule 1, Residential and Farm Lighting and Power Service.
Sixteen dollars and fifty-five cents ($16.55) per HP (Name Plate Rating) per season for pump motors up to and including 25 HP. Thirteen dollars and eighty cents ($13.80) per HP (Name Plate Rating) per season for pump motors over 25 HP.
MONTHLY BASIC CHARGE
Single Phase $27.50 per month per meter
Multi-Phase $40.00 per month per meter
All KWH – 8.40¢ per KWH
MINIMUM ANNUAL CHARGE
The minimum annual charge shall be the horsepower charge and billed in three monthly installments in June, July and August.
Service is based upon the supply through a single metering point at one voltage and phase. If additional service is required by the same at other points of delivery or at a different voltage or phase, such service shall be metered and billed at another account.
The consumer agrees to maintain unity power factor as nearly practicable. The Cooperative reserves the right to measure such power factor at any time. Should such measurements indicate that the power factor during the billing period is less than 95%, the demand for billing purposes shall be the demand as indicated or recorded by the demand meter multiplied by 95% and divided by the percent power factor (reactive demand).
In the event the power factor for billing is less than 60%, the demand for billing purposes shall be the reactive demand times 1.05.
CONTINUITY OF SERVICE
The Seller shall use reasonable diligence to provide a constant and uninterrupted supply of electric power; but if such supply shall fail or be interrupted, or become defective through an act of God, the public enemy, or by accident, strikes, labor troubles, or by action of the elements, or inability to secure rights-of-way, or other permits needed, or for any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Cooperative, the Cooperative shall not be liable therefore.
TERMS OF PAYMENT
Irrigation accounts will be billed monthly. The above rates are net and are due and payable upon receipt of statement.
Irrigation services that have remained idle for a period of 5 years or more are subject to removal by the Cooperative.
Effective with the bills calculated after October 1, 2019.