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Bonneville Power Administration Pass-Through
Rates Effective April 1, 2004


Energy charges shown below reflect a change in the pass-through of power rates charged by the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) as required by Ordinance 121098 (passed by the City Council May 29, 2001) to pass these savings on to customers. The adjustment for non-low-income residential is a decrease in energy charges of $.0013 per kWh. The adjustment for low-income residential classes is a decrease of $.0006 per kWh in energy charges.

Seattle City Light Rates Effective April 1, 2004
Rate Class All Months

Residential: City [RSC]
First Block * $ 0.0420
Second Block ** $ 0.0853
Third Block *** $ 0.0995
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973

Residential: Suburban [RSS]
First Block * $ 0.0430
Second Block ** $ 0.0863
Third Block *** $ 0.1005
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973

Residential: Tukwila [RST]
First Block * $ 0.0453
Second Block ** $ 0.0886
Third Block *** $ 0.1028
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973

Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: City [REC/RLC]
First Block * $ 0.0177
Second Block ** $ 0.0317
Third Block *** $ 0.0398
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487

Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: Suburban [RES/RLS]
First Block * $ 0.0182
Second Block ** $ 0.0322
Third Block *** $ 0.0403
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487
Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: Tukwila [RET/RLT]
First Block * $ 0.0193
Second Block ** $ 0.0333
Third Block *** $ 0.0414
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487

   *$/kWh: first 10 kWh/day in Summer; first 16 Kwh/day in Winter
 **$/kWh: over 10 but <= 100 kWh/day in Summer; over 16 but <= 167 kWh/day in Winter
***$/kWh: all additional kWh/day


Small General Service: City [SMC]
Per kWh $ 0.0600
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2000

Small General Service: Suburban [SMS]
Per kWh $ 0.0611
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2000

Small General Service: Tukwila [SMT]
Per kWh $ 0.0630
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2000

Medium General Service: City [MDC]
Per kWh $ 0.0581
Per kW $ 1.03

Medium Network General Service: [MDD]
Per kWh $ 0.0630
Per kW $ 1.59

Medium General Service: Suburban [MDS]
Per kWh $ 0.0592
Per kW $ 1.03

Medium General Service: Tukwila [MDT]
Per kWh $ 0.0612
Per kW $ 1.03

Large General Service: City [LGC]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0512
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0586
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 10.07

Large Network General Service [LGD]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0543
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0619
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.84
Minimum Bill per Day $ 10.33

Large General Service: Suburban [LGS]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0522
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0596
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 10.07

Large General Service: Tukwila [LGT]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0540
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0614
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 10.07
* $/kWh: first 10 kWh/day in Summer; first 16 kWh/day in Winter
** $/kWh: over 10 but <= 100 kWh/day in Summer; over 16 but <= 167 kWh/day in Winter
*** $/kWh: all additional kWh/day


High Demand General Service: City [HDC]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0491
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0567
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 122.00

High Demand General Service: Tukwila [HDT]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0519
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0595
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 122.00

Variable Rate General Service: City [VRC]
Per kWh Off-Peak (energy only) Market price
Per kWh Peak (energy only) Market price
Retail Services Charge Per kWh $ 0.0146
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill Per Day $ 122.00

Variable Rate General Service: Tukwila [VRT]
Per kWh Off-Peak (energy only) Market price
Per kWh Peak (energy only) Market price
Retail Services Charge Per kWh $ 0.0155
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill Per Day $ 122.00

Contract Street and Area Lighting Rates-Floodlights [F]
Option E
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $2.30 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $4.36 per month

Option M
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $6.32 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $7.82 per month

Contract Street and Area Lighting Rates-Streetlights [T]
Option M
100 Watt Sodium Vapor, 9,000 lumens $3.89 per month
150 Watt Sodium Vapor, 16,000 lumens $4.52 per month
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $4.88 per month
250 Watt Sodium Vapor, 27,500 lumens $5.65 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $7.18 per month

Option C
100 Watt Sodium Vapor, 9,000 lumens $5.44 per month
150 Watt Sodium Vapor, 16,000 lumens $6.17 per month
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $6.60 per month
250 Watt Sodium Vapor, 27,500 lumens $7.38 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $8.97 per month

Key:
Option E: monthly charge covers energy only.
Option M: monthly charge covers energy, lamp replacement, and fixture and pole maintenance
Option C: monthly charge covers Option M costs plus capital costs of fixtures.


Duct, Vault and Pole Rental Rates
Duct Rental
Per duct-foot $4.52 per year
Per duct-foot-innerduct in a rented duct $4.52 per year

Vault Rental
Per square foot of wall space $16.74 per year
Per square foot of ceiling space $4.52 per year

Pole Attachment Rental
Poles owned solely by City Light $14.70 per pole per year
Poles owned by City Light + 1 other party $7.35 per pole per year
Poles owned by City Light + 2 other parties $4.90 per pole per year

Power Factor Rate [81]{PF}
For average monthly power factors below 0.97 $ 0.0014 per kVarh
 
 


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