There’s good news for Connexus Energy members. There will be no rate increase in the coming year. While other neighboring utilities are looking at increases, the Connexus Energy Board and employees continue to find effective ways to contain costs. We are doing this while still maintaining a distribution system that is highly efficient and reliable. Our stable prices are due in large part to our operational excellence that is backed up by our bigger projects like AMI automated meter reading, Wi Fi thermostats and distributed generation. These new initiatives are helping us to reduce costs, and in turn, we are able to pass on the savings to our members.
The price you pay for electricity includes costs for power generation, transmission, and distribution. On average, about 75 percent of your electrical costs can be attributed to purchasing power and transmission, while 25 percent covers delivery or distribution to your home or business.
Your residential or commercial electric bill contains important information. The graphics below explain the various components of your bill.
Connexus Energy serves 130,000 members throughout the north metro. While the majority of our members are residential, we also serve about 9,300 commercial and industrial members (C&I). Our C&I members account for 40 percent of our energy sales.
The businesses Connexus Energy serves are varied and unique. We work closely with our C&I members and offer energy solutions that enable our local businesses to grow and succeed.
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