27
May
2020
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13:42 PM
America/New_York

Ways to Save: Summer Rates Now in Effect

When the summer months hit, people typically use more electricity to cool their houses and businesses.

For Jackson EMC members, the cost of electricity in the summer is among the lowest in the state, according to the Georgia Public Service Commission’s residential rate survey.

Higher temperatures increase the demand for electricity. Still, our 2019 summer residential rates for an average member consuming 1,500 kWh per month were on average 6% lower than all electric providers in the state, according to the Georgia Public Service Commission’s Residential Rate Survey.

Summer rates (May-September)

First 650 kWh: 8.81¢ per kWh
Next 350 kWh: 11.06¢ per kWh
Over 1000 kWh: 11.66¢ per kWh
Service Charge: $23.00/month

By reducing your energy use, you can lower your monthly electric bill this summer for tips on steps, you can take to lower your monthly bill, visit jacksonemc.com/waystosave.