Schedule OP

Off Peak Service Rider

Availability

Available to any Large Power Consumer of the REMC. This rider will be available upon request as a modification of Schedule LP, Large Power Service, when off-peak usage exists. A Consumer may select billing under Schedule OP provided, however, that the Consumer must take service under Schedule OP for a minimum of 12 consecutive months.

Definitions

A. Off-peak usage is defined as power requirements occurring between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. daily. Power requirements occurring on weekends between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. shall also be considered off-peak.

B. On-peak usage is defined as all power requirements not included in (A) above.

Determination of  Billing Demand

Billing demand as modified by this rider shall be the greater of:

A. Seventy percent (70%) of the highest off-peak demand occurring in the current month as adjusted for power factor in accordance with Schedule LP, or

B. One hundred ten percent (110%) of the highest on-peak demand occurring in the current month as adjusted for power factor in accordance with Schedule LP.

Metering

All costs of special metering equipment, including labor and materials, necessary for the determination of on-peak and off-peak demand shall be paid by the consumer in a one-time, non-refundable contribution-in-aid of construction.

Approved March 1, 2018 by the board of directors for effective date April 1, 2018.