Photo Credit: Jay Richter, Energy Manager, Public Works, USAGRock Island Arsenal
May 2013 Installation Electric Bill -- How does the power company calculate the installation's monthly electrical costs? Perhaps an answer to this question may make you a little more aware of the energy that we consume and be more thoughtful of its use. Let's look at the May 2013 bill to try to answer this question. The installation is charged at an industrial rate (number 53) because of the factory is the primary utility user. Several cost components are considered in the installation's monthly electric bill.