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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 2022

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

GENERAL PRICING

Code Description Users (EST.) Unit Price 1 APRIL 2021 Price 1 APRIL 2022 Price 2022 Post Discount
FFixed daily 27463$/day0.15000.30000.2178
AUncontrolled/Anytime 24796$/kWh0.12360.12600.1172
CAll Inclusive/Composite (closed)1 1607$/kWh0.11180.12600.1172
DNNight of Day/Night (9pm-7am 605$/kWh0.03720.06900.0602
DDDay of Day/Night (7am-9pm) $/kWh0.15160.14500.1362
MControlled 20 (electric hot water) 14165$/kWh0.06440.07200.0632
NNight only (11pm-7am) 366$/kWh0.02480.06800.0592
BNight Boost (11pm-7am & 1pm-4pm) 1325$/kWh0.03720.06900.0602

TOU 2 PRICING

TFFixed daily 12223$/kWh0.15000.30000.2178
TNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.04480.06800.0592
TPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.13470.12700.1182
TOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.08980.10000.0912
MControlled 20 (electric hot water) 14165$/kWh0.06440.07200.0632
NNight only (11pm-7am) 366$/kWh0.02480.06800.0592
BNight Boost (11pm-7am & 1pm-4pm) 1325$/kWh0.03720.06900.0602

TOU2 + EV4
PRICING5

TEVFFixed daily 5$/day0.15000.30000.2178
TEVNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.02850.05200.0432
TEVPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.13470.12700.1182
TEVOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.08980.10000.0912
TEVMControlled 20 (electric hot water) $/kWh0.06440.07200.0632

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

GENERAL PRICING

Code Description Users (EST.) Unit Price 1 APRIL 2021 Price 1 APRIL 2022 Price 2022 Post Discount
AFFixed 497$/day0.90001.08000.9978
AAUncontrolled/Anytime $/kWh0.08940.09100.0822
CA $/kWh-0.09100.0822
DNANight of Day/Night $/kWh-0.03400.0252
DDADay of Day/Night $/kWh-0.11000.1012
NOANight only $/kWh-0.03300.0242
MAAControllled 20 (electric hot water) 77$/kWh0.03020.03700.0282
BANight Boost $/kWh-0.03400.0252

TOU 2 PRICING

XTFFixed 5464$/day0.90001.08000.9978
XTNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.02860.03300.0242
XTPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.08570.09200.0832
XTOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.05730.06500.0562
XTMControlled 20 (electric hot water) 81$/kWh0.02300.03700.0282
XTNONight Only $/kWh-0.03300.0242
XTBNight Boost $/kWh-0.03400.0252

TOU2 + EV4
PRICING5

XTEVFFixed 3$/kWh0.90001.08000.9978
XTEVNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.01230.01700.0082
XTEVPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm)3 $/kWh0.08570.09200.0832
XTEVOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.05730.06500.0562
XTEVMControlled 20 (electric hot water) $/kWh0.02420.03700.0282

INDUSTRIAL (>40,000 KWH PER YEAR)

Code Description Users Unit Price 1 APRIL 2021 Price 1 APRIL 2022 Price 2022 Post Discount
SFixed 265$/day1.80122.34002.2578
SNOff-Peak (11pm-7am) $/kWh0.02450.02600.0172
SPPeak (7am-11am & 5pm-9pm) $/kWh0.07370.07400.0652
SOShoulder (11am-5pm & 9pm-11pm) $/kWh0.04920.05100.0422
SCAPOptional $/kVA/Day0.00000.00000.0000

Unmetered Lighting

Code Description Users Price 1 APRIL 2021 Price 1 APRIL 2022 Price 2022 Post Discount
CMMaintenance fee $/fitting/day0.15000.23000.2300
UCommunity lighting $/kWh0.10420.13000.1300
UUnmetered/Streetlighting $/kWh0.10420.13000.1300
LGTLighting $/fitting/day0.22000.23000.2300

Export6

Code Description Users Unit Price 1 APRIL 2021 Price 1 APRIL 2022 Price 2022 Post Discount
EXSmall scale distributed generation 702$/kWh0.00000.00000.0000

Notes

All Inclusive Option
The All Inclusive option is no longer available except to existing users. Existing users must have electric hot water which if required is
able to be controlled by Electra plus either a Night (N) or Night Boost (B) meter.

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

Capacity Charging on Standard (Industrial)
Capacity Charging only applicable to Standard (Industrial) and optionally applied.

**Electric Vehicle
Electra will limit the eligibility to the EV ToU option to Residential households with plug-in hybrid (PHEV)
or Battery EV (BEV) NZTA registered as a passenger carrying vehicle at an address with-in our network area
Validation required

Price Discount 2022
Electra’s Discount for 2023 will be paid to Qualifying Customers as at 31 January 2023.
The Discount consists of a fixed and variable component and will be passed through on the bill you receive from your retailer.
The fixed component will be $0.0822 per day and variable component will be $0.0088 per kWh.
The post discount prices are outlined in the Pricing Schedule.

Optional capacity charge (SCAP)
Optional capacity charge (SCAP) will be set at $0.000 for the 2022/2023 pricing year

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