Schedule GS-3 General Service – Three Phase

Availability

Available to any member of the Cooperative for service with 100 kVA or less of required transformer capacity, located within its service area and along Cooperative multiphase lines that are adequate and suitable for supplying required service.

Type of Service

The type of service rendered under this schedule will be alternating current, 60 hertz, three-phase, secondary voltage, of either 208 volts, 240 volts, 277 volts, or 480 volts, as requested.

Monthly Rate

  • Connection Charge: $60 per month
  • Energy Charge
    • All kWh per month: $0.1350 per kWh

Minimum Monthly Charges

The minimum monthly charge shall be the connection charge where 30 kVA of transformer capacity or less is required. For member requiring in excess of 30 kVA of transformer capacity supplied by the Cooperative, the minimum charge shall be increased at the rate of $1 per kVA or fraction thereof required.

Condition of Service

  1. Service shall be provided based upon the Cooperatives’ rules and regulation as approved by the board of directors.
  2. The member will be required to enter into a written agreement stating the character of load, minimum contract period, minimum monthly charge and other charges, if any.
  3. All wiring, poles, lines, and other electrical equipment beyond the point where the service wires of the member connect with the service wires of the Cooperative shall be considered the distribution system of the member and shall be furnished by the member except that the meter base shall be furnished and maintained by the Cooperative.
  4. All motors or apparatus with inrush current in excess of 250 amps at 240 volts shall require Cooperative approval.
  5. The Cooperative may require corrective measures or devices for any motor or apparatus which in the opinion of the Cooperative will cause voltage fluctuation to other members. Unless otherwise permitted, the maximum primary voltage fluctuation is 3%.
  6. The member shall be responsible for installing under voltage or loss of phase relays for the protection of the member’s equipment.
  7. Members maintaining their domestic establishment and their facility requiring three-phase service on the same premises may include service to both through the same meter, in which case all service will be billed in accordance with the rates set forth in this schedule.
  8. Motors having an individual capacity of 10 horsepower should be three-phase. Exceptions are subject to the approval of the Cooperative.
  9. The Cooperative will furnish and maintain at its expense on transformation and service drops, unless otherwise provided for in the Service Rules and Regulations. All wiring, pole lines, wires, and other electrical equipment beyond the point where the service wires of the members, which extend from the weather head of the service entrance installed by the member, connect with the service wires of the Cooperative is considered the distribution system of the member and shall be furnished and maintained by the member except that the outdoor meter base and meter shall be furnished and maintained by the Cooperative.

Rate Adjustment

The above rates are subject to a WPCA Factor, as provided for in Schedule WPCA.

Terms of Payment

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Meter Test at Request of a Member

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Interpretation

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All Other Non-Recurrent Charges

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