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BPA Pass-Through
Including Network Rates and Lighting, Pole Attachment and Duct / Vault Rates
Effective March 1, 2002

These tables cover the rate increase that was adopted by the Seattle City Council in May 2001 to pass through increases in power rates charged by the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), as authorized by SMC 21.49.081. These rates took effect October 1, 2001 and March 1, 2002. For more information, refer to BPA Pass-Through Facts or Rates History Detail.
 
Rate Class All Months
Residential: City [RSC]{20}
First Block * $ 0.0432
Second Block ** $ 0.0865
Third Block *** $ 0.1660
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973
Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: City [REC/RLC]{26/27}
First Block * $ 0.0183
Second Block ** $ 0.0323
Third Block *** $ 0.0830
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487
Residential: Suburban [RSS]{50}
First Block * $ 0.0442
Second Block ** $ 0.0875
Third Block *** $ 0.1670
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0973
Residential Elderly/Disabled & Low-Income: Suburban [RES/RLS]{51/52}
First Block * $ 0.0188
Second Block ** $ 0.0328
Third Block *** $ 0.0835
Base Service Charge per Day $ 0.0487
* $/kWh: first 10 kWh/day in Summer; first 16 kWh/day in Winter
** $/kWh: over 10 but <= 60 kWh/day in Summer; over 16 but <= 125 kWh/day in Winter
*** $/kWh: all additional kWh/day
  Small General Service: City [SMC]{31}
Per kWh $ 0.0612
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2000
Small General Service: Suburban [SMS]{56}
Per kWh $ 0.0623
Minimum Bill per Day $ 0.2000
Medium Standard General Service: City [MDC]{34/35}
Per kWh $ 0.0593
Per kW $ 1.03
Medium Standard General Service: Suburban [MDS]{57/58}
Per kWh $ 0.0604
Per kW $ 1.03
Medium Network General Service: [MDD]{60/61}
Per kWh $ 0.0642
Per kW $ 1.59
Large Standard General Service: City [LGC]{38}
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0524
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0598
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 10.07
Large Standard General Service: Suburban [LGS]{59}
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0534
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0608
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 10.07
Large Network General Service [LGD]{62}
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0555
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0631
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.84
Minimum Bill per Day $ 10.33
High Demand General Service [HDC]{42}
Per kWh Off-Peak $ 0.0503
Per kWh Peak $ 0.0579
Per kW Off-Peak $ 0.17
Per kW Peak $ 0.40
Minimum Bill per Day $ 122.00
  Variable Rate General Service [VRC]{44}
Per kWh Off-Peak (energy only) Market price
Per kWh Peak (energy only) Market price
Retail Services Charge Per kWh $ 0.146
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]{3} 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]{7, 48} 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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