Electric Rates

Effective Date

These rates are effective as of October 1, 2023. (Section 13.05.031, Ordinance 1104)

Power Cost Adjustment Calculation

Net Power Supply Cost (1) ($) / (2) Net kWh sold = Power Cost Adjustment (PCA)
(1) Power Supply Cost ($) including generation, transmission, regulatory and other costs charged to the City by its supplier for the retail billing period.
(2) Total kilowatt-hours consumption sold to retail customers for the retail billing period.

Inside City Limits Sales Tax

  • Residential:  2.00% (1.00% City, .25% EDC, .75% County)
  • Commercial: 8.25% (6.25% State, 1.00% City, .25% EDC, .75% County)

Residential

Item Fee
Customer Meter Charge
$10.25 per month
Distribution Charge
$0.0720 per kWh for all kWh per month
Plus Power Cost Adjustment 
A component adjusted monthly based on wholesale power costs

Small Commercial

(Less than 50 kw demand)
Item Fee
Customer Meter Charge $12.25 per month
Distribution Charge
$0.0630 per kWh for all kWh per month
 Plus Power Cost Adjustment
A component adjusted monthly based on wholesale power costs

Large Commercial

(50 kw demand or greater for at least two billing periods out of a rolling 12 month period)
Item Fee
Customer Meter Charge
$22.25  per month
Distribution Charge
$0.0451 per kWh for all kWh per month
Demand Charge
$3.92 per kW
Plus Power Cost Adjustment
A component adjusted monthly based on wholesale power costs

Industrial

(1,000 kw demand or greater for at least two billing periods out of a rolling 12 month period)
Item Fee
Customer Meter Charge
$1,000 per month for service
Distribution Charge
$0.0351 per kWh for all kWh
Demand Charge per kW
$3.92 per kW
Plus Power Cost Adjustment
A component adjusted monthly based on wholesale power costs

Distributed Generation

Ordinance 1245

  • The Brady Electric Utility will determine the Delivered kWh and the Received kWh on an ongoing monthly basis
  • Delivered kWh (energy) will be billed on the standard applicable rate schedule.
  • Received kWh (energy) will be multiplied by the utility's Avoided Cost of Generation Rate (ACGR).
  • ACGR is based on the actual cost of generation from the City of Brady's wholesale supplier(s) divided by the total retail sales by the City for the billing period. 
  • Any credit related to the ACGR shall be remitted by the Brady Utility billing service to the Customer in the billing period that the energy received was metered. 
  • A one-time non-refundable installation set-up fee of $50 will be required.
  • A monthly meter data processing fee will be charged at the rate of $3 per billing cycle.
  • The actual cost of the specialized DG meter will be charged to the Customer.
  • Penalty: $1,000 if the solar company starts work or energizes without inspections and approvals.

Electric Commercial Fees

Section 13.05.031, Ordinance 1104

Small Commercial

Transformers, kVA/$
CT Metering Set
15kVA / $350
$0
25kVA / $500
$0


Large Commercial

Transformers, kVA/$
CT Metering Set
50kVA / $750
$750
100kVA / $1.000
$1,000
Greater than 100kVAActual Cost
Pad MountedActual Cost


Any installation of primary electrical overhead service over 250 feet will be charged to the customer on a cost basis.