The following are REC's current rates, terms and conditions of service.
Terms and Conditions
Downloadable Rate Schedules for each use type:
- CS-1 Curtailable Service Rider
Available upon request to commercial customers served on Schedule B-3 or LP-1 and that can reduce demand by at least 50 kW during peak times when called upon. For more information contact a key accounts representative at 1-800-920-9288 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- GV: Small Power Production Facilities
Available to Customers with small power production facilities which qualify under Section 210 of the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act of 1978, and which have a total design capacity of 100 kilowatts or less
- LP - 2: Closed Heavy Industrial Service
Available to any industrial Customer contracting for a load of 10,000 kW or more and whose load will be served from a delivery point of the Cooperative's wholesale supplier of electric power and energy devoted exclusively to the service of that Customer.
- LP - 3: Large Industrial Served by Dedicated Substation
Available to all three phase non-residential accounts contracting for a demand of 5000kW with-in 5 miles of a substation. View the LP-3 Provisions Form. For more information contact a key accounts representative at 1-800-920-9288 or by email at email@example.com.
- Net Energy Metering Rider
Available to any distribution Customer owning and operating a renewable fuel generator on his premises which uses as its fuel source solar, wind, or hydro energy, and is primarily intended to offset part or all of the Customer's own electricity requirements.
- Net Metering Notification Form
The State Corporation Commission requires this form be completed and submitted to the Cooperative prior to installing eligible net energy metering generating equipment. A prospective net metering customer considering installing a renewable fuel generator with a capacity in excess of 25 KW is strongly encouraged to contact the electric distribution company prior to making financial commitments to the project.
- A-1-P: PrePaid Electric Service
Available, on a voluntary and limited basis, to Cooperative Customers, subject to the Terms and Conditions of the Cooperative on file with the Virginia State Corporation Commission, and subject to the availability of the necessary automated metering infrastructure at the Customer’s location. PrePay Brochure, PrePay FAQ, PrePay Terms & Conditions, Print Your Own PrePay Card, Appendix D
- PCA: Power Cost Adjustment
The Power Cost Adjustment (PCA) changes periodically to reflect the Cooperative's current wholesale power costs, which includes both the costs of generating and acquiring the electricity you use, as well as the cost of transmitting that electricity from the power plants to REC's local substations. This State Corporation Commission approved adjustment is a pass-through of actual costs, plus or minus any over- or under-recovery of electricity supply costs.
The PCA Factor is applicable to all Rate Schedules except HD-1, LP-2, and LP-3. In accordance with Section IV of Schedule PCA - 1, all bills issued on or after January 1, 2020, will be increased by $.00559 per kilowatt hour. This adjustment, in combination with the Demand Response Rider of $.000042, shall appear on the "Power Cost Adjustment" line of the bill. The combined adjustments as it appears on bills is $.005632 per kWh.
- A-1: Time of Use Service
Available to residential consumers who, by adjusting energy use patterns, may benefit from lower Electricity Supply Service rates during off-peak periods at the risk of paying higher Electricity Supply Service rates for electricity used during peak periods.