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Electra owns and operates the electricity lines and distribution assets in the Kapiti-Horowhenua region

Electra invoices these charges to Electricity Retailers, who then include these in your regular electricity bill.

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Electricity Network Prices Kapiti Coast and Horowhenua: Effective 1 April 2021

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LOW USERS
(>=8,000 KWH PER YEAR)

GENERAL PRICING

Code Description Users (EST.) Unit Price 1 APRIL 2020 Price 1 APRIL 2021
FFixed daily 27463$/day0.15000.1500
AUncontrolled/Anytime 24796$/kWh0.11990.1236
CAll Inclusive/Composite (closed)1 1607$/kWh.10850.1118
DNNight of Day/Night (9pm-7am 605$/kWh0.03610.0372
DDDay of Day/Night (7am-9pm) $/kWh0.14710.1516
MControlled 20 (electric hot water) 14165$/kWh0.06250.0644
NNight only (11pm-7am) 366$/kWh0.02410.0248
BNight Boost (11pm-7am & 1pm-4pm) 1325$/kWh0.03610.0372

TOU 2 PRICING

TFFixed daily 12223$/kWh0.15000.1500
TNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.04350.0448
TPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.13070.1347
TOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.08710.0898
MControlled 20 (electric hot water) 14165$/kWh0.06250.0644
NNight only (11pm-7am) 366$/kWh0.02410.0248
BNight Boost (11pm-7am & 1pm-4pm) 1325$/kWh0.03610.0372

TOU2 + EV4
PRICING5

TEVFFixed daily 5$/day0.15000.1500
TEVNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.02770.0285
TEVPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.13070.1347
TEVOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.08710.0871
TEVMControlled 20 (electric hot water) $/kWh0.06250.0644

MEDIUM USERS (>=8,000 KWH PER YEAR)

GENERAL PRICING

Code Description Users (EST.) Unit Price 1 APRIL 2020 Price 1 APRIL 2021
AFFixed 497$/day0.90000.9000
AAUncontrolled/Anytime $/kWh0.08570.0894
MAAControllled 20 (electric hot water) 77$/kWh0.02830.0302

TOU 2 PRICING

XTFFixed 5464$/day0.90000.9000
XTNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.02760.0286
XTPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.08300.0857
XTOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.05550.0573
XTMControlled 20 (electric hot water) 81$/kWh0.02230.0230

TOU2 + EV4
PRICING5

XTEVFFixed 3$/kWh0.90000.9000
XTEVNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.01150.0123
XTEVPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.08300.0857
XTEVOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.05550.0573
XTEVMControlled 20 (electric hot water) $/kWh0.02230.0242

INDUSTRIAL (>40,000 KWH PER YEAR)

Code Description Users Unit Price 1 APRIL 2020 Price 1 APRIL 2021
SFixed 265$/day1.80121.8012
SNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.02380.0245
SPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm) $/kWh0.07160.0737
SOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.04770.0492
SCAPOptional $/kVA/Day-0.0000

Unmetered Lighting

Code Description Unit Price 1 APRIL 2020 Price 1 APRIL 2021
CMMaintenance fee $/fitting/day0.15000.1500
UCommunity lighting $/kWh0.10420.1042
UUnmetered/Streetlighting $/kWh0.10420.1042
LGTLighting $/fitting/day-0.2200

Export6

Code Description Users Unit Price 1 APRIL 2020 Price 1 APRIL 2021
EXSmall scale distributed generation 702$/kWh0.00000.0000

Notes

1.The “All Inclusive” option is only available to existing users who have electric hot water on either a Night (N) or Night Boost (B) meter which, if required, is able to be controlled by Electra.

2. ToU = Time of Use

3. Available 7 days including local and national public holidays

4. EV = Electric Vehicle

5. Electra will limit the eligibility to the EVToU option to Residential households with plug-in hybrid (PHEV) or Battery EV (BEV) NZTA registered as a passenger carrying vehicle at an address within our network area (validation required)

6. For those who are generating electricity on their premises and exporting some or all of this into Electra’s distribution network.

7. Sales Discount 2021 – A Sales Discount will be credited to the current consumer at each metered supply point (ICP) at the eligibility date of 31 January 2022.

The discount issued will be $30 plus a percentage of the total fixed and variable Network (Distribution and Transmission) charges paid by the qualifying consumer at the ICP for the previous 12 months. Total amount paid will be $5.1m excl GST.

Power Factor Premium

This applies to commercial customers.  Where the power factor is less than 0.95 Electra reserves the right to impose a power factor premium.  The premium will be based on a multiplier of 2% of the monthly total Network price for every 0.01 power factor below 0.95 lagging.

 

Loss Factor Code1
Network Losses7.48%
Loss Factor1.081