Seattle.gov Home Page
Seattle.gov This Department
Link to Seattle City Light Home Page Link to Seattle City Light Home Page Link to Seattle City Light About Us Page Link to Seattle City Light Contact Us Page
Lighting Seattle since 1905 Jorge Carrasco, Superintendent
Substation picture

Current Rates:
> By Area
> By List

Billing Q&A
> Word Document
> Acrobat File

Rates History:
> Detail
> Summary

Financials:
> Annual Report
> Bonds

Other:
> Account Info
> Bill Help
> Conservation
> Environment
> Fingertip Facts
> Products
> Wholesale
   Revenue Model


  Rates
             detail tables
 

         Rates Home  |  Current Rates: Map  List
Rates History:  Summary Table   Detail

 

Rate Decrease
Rates Effective January 1, 2007


These tables cover the rate decrease that was adopted by the City Council in November 2006 and takes effect on January 1, 2007. The average annual rate was decreased by 8.4% over all customer classes. For more information, refer to Rate Changes Summary or Rates History Detail.

Seattle City Light Rates Effective January 1, 2007
Rate Class All Months

Residential: City [RSC]
First Block * $ 0.0376
End Block ** $ 0.0793
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973

Residential: Suburban [RSS]
First Block * $ 0.0404
End Block ** $ 0.0824
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973

Residential: Tukwila [RST]
First Block * $ 0.0431
End Block ** $ 0.0872
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973

Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: City [REC/RLC]
First Block * $ 0.0157
End Block ** $ 0.0293
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487

Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: Suburban [RES/RLS]
First Block * $ 0.0170
End Block ** $ 0.0306
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487

Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: Tukwila [RET/RLT]
First Block * $ 0.0183
End Block ** $ 0.0326
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487
   *$/kWh: first 10 kWh/day in Summer; first 16 kWh/day in Winter
**$/kWh: all additional kWh/day

Small Network General Service [SMD] and Small General Service: City [SMC]
Per kWh $ 0.0551
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2300

Small General Service: Suburban [SMS]
Per kWh $ 0.0577
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2300

Small General Service: Tukwila [SMT]
Per kWh $ 0.0589
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2300

Medium General Service: City [MDC]
Per kWh $ 0.0467
Per kW $ 1.03

Medium Network General Service: [MDD]
Per kWh $ 0.0551
Per kW $ 1.59

Medium General Service: Suburban [MDS]
Per kWh $ 0.0504
Per kW $ 1.03

Medium General Service: Tukwila [MDT]
Per kWh $ 0.0515
Per kW $ 1.03

Large General Service: City [LGC]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0356
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0533
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.21
Per kW Peak $ 0.80
Minimum Bill per Day $ 27.93

Large Network General Service [LGD]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0396
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0594
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.21
Per kW Peak $ 1.68
Minimum Bill per Day $ 27.93

Large General Service: Suburban [LGS]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0388
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0581
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.21
Per kW Peak $ .80
Minimum Bill per Day $ 27.93

Large General Service: Tukwila [LGT]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0400
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0600
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.21
Per kW Peak $ 0.80
Minimum Bill per Day $ 27.93

High Demand General Service: City [HDC]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0340
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0508
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.21
Per kW Peak $ 0.80
Minimum Bill per Day $ 118.82

High Demand General Service: Tukwila [HDT]
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0352
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0527
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.21
Per kW Peak $ 0.80
Minimum Bill per Day $ 118.82

Contract Street and Area Lighting Rates-Floodlights [F]
Option E
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $4.99 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $9.45 per month

Option M
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $10.37 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $14.36 per month

Contract Street and Area Lighting Rates-Streetlights [T]
Option M
100 Watt Sodium Vapor, 9,000 lumens $5.87 per month
150 Watt Sodium Vapor, 16,000 lumens $7.11 per month
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $7.99 per month
250 Watt Sodium Vapor, 27,500 lumens $9.45 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $12.47 per month

Option C
100 Watt Sodium Vapor, 9,000 lumens $8.38 per month
150 Watt Sodium Vapor, 16,000 lumens $9.66 per month
200 Watt Sodium Vapor, 22,000 lumens $10.69 per month
250 Watt Sodium Vapor, 27,500 lumens $10.70 per month
400 Watt Sodium Vapor, 50,000 lumens $15.28 per month

Contract Street and Area Lighting Rates - Pedestrian Lights [P]
Option M ZED 47A 70W $6.22 per month
Option C ZED 47A 70W $11.66 per month
Option P ZED 47A 70W $34.53 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 includes Options E and M plus capital costs of the pole and fixtures.
Option P: monthly charge includes Options C and M plus capital costs of the fixtures.


Duct, Vault and Pole Rental Rates
Duct Rental
Per duct-foot $4.98 per year
Per duct-foot-innerduct in a rented duct $4.98 per year

Vault Rental
Per square foot of wall space $18.91 per year
Per square foot of ceiling space $4.98 per year

Pole Attachment Rental
Poles owned solely by City Light $18.55 per pole per year
Poles owned by City Light + 1 other party $9.28 per pole per year
Poles owned by City Light + 2 other parties $6.18 per pole per year

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

Reserved Distribution Capacity [RDC]
$0.23 per KW of monthly maximum demand
Click here for more contact information! Customer Service
Call (206) 684-3000
 
 

         Rates Home  |  Current Rates: Map  List
Rates History:  Summary Table   Detail

 

The Seattle City Light Web Team:

Seattle City Light -- 700 5th Avenue, Suite 3200, Seattle, WA 98104-5031 -- 206.684.3000
Mailing address: 700 5th Avenue, Suite 3200, P.O. Box 34023 Seattle, WA 98124-4023