KUA’s Cost of Power & Conservation Adjustment (COPCA) charge for June 2001 reached a record high of $23.69 per 1,000 kilowatt-hours. Customer bills in October include a COPCA charge of just $7.76 per 1,000 kilowatt-hours — a rate that is projected to drop even lower in future months.
At the same time, a new electric rate structure took effect on October 1 — the third and final in a series of three rate increases totaling 4.95% – or 1.65% per year. The rate increase is being used to fund several large utility construction projects, including a third generating unit at
The lower costs also bring KUA’s residential rates below those charged by Florida Power, City of
No additional KUA rate increases are forecast for the next 10 years.
Contact: Chris Gent, Manager of Corporate Communications
(407) 933-7777 ext. 1116