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Summary Tables

Download an Excel file or Pdf file that contains City Light's rates effective Jan. 1, 2014 for all customer classes and average percentage changes in their rates as compared to Jan. 1, 2013.

Residential Rates

Residential City (RSC)

Residential Suburban (RSS)

Residential Tukwila (RST)

Residential Shoreline (RSH)

Residential Burien (RSB)

Utility Discount Program

Utility Discount Program City (REC/RLC)

Utility Discount Program Suburban (RES/RLS)

Utility Discount Program Tukwila (RET/RLT)

Utility Discount Program Shoreline (REH/RLH)

Utility Discount Program Burien (REB/RLB)

*$/kWh: first 10 kWh/day in Summer; first 16 kWh/day in Winter
**$/kWh: all additional kWh/day

Small General Service Rates

Small General Service City (SMC)

Small Network General Service City (SMD)

Small General Service Suburban (SMS)

Small General Service Tukwila (SMT)

Small General Service Shoreline (SMH)

Small General Service Burien (SMB)

Medium General Service Rates

Medium General Service City (MDC)

Medium Network General Service (MDD)

Medium General Service Suburban (MDS)

Medium General Service Tukwila (MDT)

Medium General Service Shoreline (MDH)

Medium General Service Burien (MDB)

Large General Service Rates

Large General Service City (LGC)

Large Network General Service City (LGD)

Large General Service Suburban (LGS)

Large General Service Tukwila (LGT)

Large General Service Shoreline (LGH)

Large General Service Burien (LGB)

High Demand General Service Rates

High Demand General Service City (HDC)

High Demand General Service Tukwila (HDT)


Floodlights (F)

Streetlights (T)

Streetlights (L)

Pedestrian Lights [P]

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.

Ducts, Vault and Pole Rental Rates

Duct Rental

Vault Rental

Pole Attachment Rental

Other Rates

Power Factor Rate (PF)

Reserved Distribution Capacity (RDC)

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