Utility Rates

Water, Power, Sewer, Garbage Rates

 

Summary of Rate Schedules - St. George, Utah, Municipal Power and Light System Effective July 1, 2019. 

Residential Service 
This rate schedule applies to all residential electric service used for domestic purposes on the premises of any individual private residence, apartment, or dwelling and measured by a single meter at approximately 110 or 240 volts, 60 cycles. The common areas of residential developments will be considered residential service if the owners of the common area are exclusive users and if the total connected load for the common area does not exceed 30 kW.

Rates Per Meter Per Month
Customer Charge $17.65

0-800 kWh, per kWh

$0.075053

> 800 kWh, per kWh

.08132

Small General Service
This schedule is for single or three-phase non-residential service supplied at the Department's available voltage through a single meter for all service required on the Customer's premises with a power requirement that is not greater than 50kW or 10,000 Kwh during any one (1) month of the prior twelve (12) month period. Customers subject to this rate schedule who fail to qualify under the above condition shall be classified as Large General Service regardless of the period of time during which they qualified under this Schedule. Customers otherwise subject to this rate who fail to qualify under the above conditions shall remain on the Large General Service schedule until the next regular review of accounts is completed.

Rates Per Meter Per Month
Customer Charge $13.55
Energy Charge:  

0-1,500 kWh, per kWh

$0.083995

Next 8,500 kWh, per kWh

$0.091592

Over 10,000 kWh, per kWh

$0.106037
Demand Charge:  

0-10 kW, per kW

$0.00 (See note)

Over 10 kW, per kW

$9.70

NOTE: If an external commercial and or temporary construction use is not gong to exceed 5 kW in demand, the City will not require a demand meter be placed. This exception is only for services that serve signs, lighting , irrigation timers and miscellaneous outdoor needs and will be approved by Water & Power Engineering

Power Factor Adjustment: If the customer power factor is found to be less than 95 percent, the customer will be penalized 1 percent of the overall billing for each 1 percent below the 95 percent power factor. 

Large General Service
This schedule is for single or three-phase non-residential service supplied at the Department's available voltage through a single meter for all service required on the Customer's premises by Customers with a power requirement of greater than 50 kW or 10,000 Kwh during any one (1) month of the prior twelve (12) month period. It is also applicable to any customer who fails to qualify for Small General Service until the next regular review of accounts is completed.

Rates Per Meter Per Month
Customer Charge $70.68
Energy Charge:  

0-10,000 kWh, per kWh

$0.061311

Over 10,000 kWh, per kWh

$0.046224
Demand Charge:  

0-5 kW, per kW

$0.00

Over 5 kW, per kW

$13.47

Character of service: Alternating current; 60 cycles; single phase 120/240 volts; three-phase 120/208 volts, and other voltages upon permission of the City as specified in service policies and regulations. 

Power Factor Adjustment: If the customer power factor is found to be less than 95 percent, the customer will be penalized 1 percent of the overall billing for each 1 percent below the 95 percent power factor. 

Agricultural Service
This schedule is for three-phase non-residential service to water pumps that supply water to agricultural projects.

Rates Per Meter Per Month
Customer Charge $13.55
Energy Charge:  

0-1,500 kWh, per kWh

$0.08995
Next 8,500 kWh, per kWh
$0.091592

Over 10,000 kWh, per kWh

$0.106037

Other Service
Temporary Service: Temporary power will be charge at the Small General Service Rate.

Service Outside City Limits: Electric service fees/rates for those connected tot the City Electric System, but living outside the City of St. George incorporated area will be higher than the rates paid by those inside the incorporated area of the City, as determined from time by the City Council.

Demand Charge Adjustment: If billing is less than 15 days, the demand charge will be pro-rated.

Summary of Rates Schedules - St. George, Utah. Municipal Water System Effective July 1, 2019

Summary of water rates schedules as authorized by ordinance passed by the City Council on June 20, 2019 for service available to customers within the reach of the existing distribution system. 

General Water Service Rate

The Washington County Water Conservancy District passed a 10 cents per 1,000-gallon water rate increase. This increase has been built into the newly adopted tiered water rate structure. This new tiered water rate structure was adopted in part to encourage water conservation, but at the same time keeping rates competitive for indoor water use. Previously, residential (3/4” meter sized) water users were billed 5,000 gallons per month at a rate of $24.72. Effective July 1, 2020, the new residential base rate will be lowered to $20.75 but will not have the 5,000 gallons included as before. The new water tiered rates for each meter size and consumption will be as follows:

 

 

 

 

 



Garbage Rates

Effective January 1, 2020, the Garbage rate has been increased by the Washington County Solid Waste District by $0.25 cents.  Your new garbage rate goes from $11.85 to $12.10 on January 1, 2020.
 
Sewer Rates
Effective July 1, 2020, the residential sewer rate has been increased by $3.50. Your new residential sewer rate goes from $15.50 to $19.00 on July 1, 2020. 
 
  • Residential Storm Drainage Fee: $4.50
  • Residential Water Conservancy District Surcharge Fee: $1.75
  • Residential Recycling Fee:  $3.12
  • Residential Flood Control Authority Fee: $1.50