Electric Rates

The following is an overview of Electric Utility rates and charges per Ordinance 2021-1005 adopted December 6, 2021.

Residential & Water Heating Rates

Billing ChargeBill DatesRate
ServiceMonthly$12.10
EnergyJune thru September$0.11884 per kWh
EnergyOctober thru May$0.10504 per kWh
Right of WayMonthly5%


Senior Citizen Residential Rates

Billing ChargeBill DatesRate
ServiceMonthly$6.10
EnergyJune thru September$0.11884 per kWh
EnergyOctober thru May$0.10504 per kWh
Right of WayMonthly5%


On & Off Peak Space Heating Rates

  • On-peak hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
  • Off-peak hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:01 p.m. to 6:59 a.m. and Friday 7:01 p.m. to Monday 6:59 a.m.
Billing ChargeBill DatesRate
ServiceMonthly$9.60
On PeakJune thru September$0.10601 per kWh
On PeakOctober thru May$0.09201 per kWh
Off PeakJune thru September$0.07215 per kWh
Off PeakOctober thru May$0.06766 per kWh
Right of WayMonthly5%


On & Off Peak Electric Vehicle Rates

  • On-peak hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Off-peak hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:01 p.m. to 6:59 a.m. and Friday 7:01 p.m. to Monday 6:59 a.m.
Billing ChargeBill DatesRate
ServiceMonthly$9.60
On PeakJune thru September$0.19030 per kWh
On PeakOctober thru May$0.15838 per kWh
Off PeakJune thru September$0.07052 per kWh
Off PeakOctober thru May$0.06613 per kWh
Right of WayMonthly5%


General Service Below 20 kW

Billing ChargeBill DatesRate
ServiceMonthly$23.75
EnergyJune thru September$0.12125 per kWh
EnergyOctober thru May$0.10777 per kWh
Right of WayMonthly5%


Large General Service 20 kW and Above 

Billing ChargeBill DatesRate
ServiceMonthly$92.55
DemandJune thru September$14.00 per kW
DemandOctober thru May$11.40 per kW
EnergyJune thru September$0.07026 per kWh
EnergyOctober thru May$0.06443 per kWh
Right of WayMonthly5%

There will be a penalty charge to those customers with large general service who do not maintain a power factor of 90% to 100%.

Security Lighting Rates

ServiceMonthly Rate
50 Watt$9.85
100 Watt$13.60 
150 Watt$16.20
200 Watt$20.60 
250 Watt$25.90 
400 Watt$28.30 
Right of Way5%

These charges include installation on an existing pole with service available. Other installation charges will be billed based on time and materials.

Service Connection Charge

Meter TypeCharge Per Meter
Residential Service Meter$150.00
General Service Meter$150.00
Large General Service Meter$500.00
Off-peak Electric Space Heating Service Meter$150.00
Right of Way5%


Solar Retail Energy Rate

Adopted by ordinance on January 25, 2021

ServiceRate per KWH
Residential$0.11411
Commercial$0.06561
Industrial$0.08038
Right of Way5%


Fuel Adjustment Clause

A fuel adjustment charge may be billed to electric customers as a separate item on each bill. The rate per kWh will vary from billing period to billing period as it is adjusted by Chaska’s wholesale power supplier.

Monthly Service Charge Clause

A monthly service charge shall apply to all accounts regardless of the amount of electricity used.