Each business is unique and our goal at Holland BPW is provide your business the rate that best suits its needs. We offer a set of rates for our businesses depending on size and type of business.

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Below are the HBPW commercial and industrial rates.

These rates are effective for bills issued on or after July 1, 2016.

  • Commercial Rates: Used for businesses not involved with the direct manufacture of durable goods. It is also used for multiple family structures with three or more units. 
  • Industrial Rates: Used for businesses directly involved with the manufacture of durable goods. 

Electric Business Rates

Energy Optimization Fee Schedule

Charge Amount Details
Residential $0.001745 Per kWh
Commercial & Industrial    
Tier 1: 0-2,000 kWh $1.50 Per billing meter
Tier 2: 2,001-5,000 kWh $6.20 Per billing meter
Tier 3: 5,001-25,000 kWh $31.37 Per billing meter
Tier 4: 25,001-100,000 kWh $121.92 Per billing meter
Tier 5: 100,001-250,000 kWh $241.46 Per billing meter
Tier 6: 250,001-750,000 kWh $348.29 Per billing meter
Tier 7: >750,000 kWh $464.32 Per billing meter

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Commercial Rate (BC)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $22.46 Per month
Renewable Energy $0.02 Per kWh
    Minimum $3.00 Per month
    Maximum $16.58 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Schedule  
Delivery $0.0422 Per kWh
Energy (Nov - Apr) $0.0729 Per kWh
Energy (May - Oct) $0.0876 Per kWh

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Industrial Rate (BI)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $114.07 Per month
Renewable Energy $0.02 Per kWh
    Minimum $5.00 Per month
    Maximum $187.50 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Schedule  
Delivery $0.0422 Per kWh
Energy (Nov - Apr) $0.0729 Per kWh
Energy (May - Oct) $0.0876 Per kWh


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Commercial Demand Rate (MC)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $22.46 Per month
Renewable Energy $16.58 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Rate Schedule  
Delivery $2.47 Per kW
Capacity $9.72 Per kW
Energy $0.0588 Per kWh


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Industrial Demand Rate (MI)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $114.07 Per month
Renewable Energy $187.50 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Schedule  
Delivery $2.47 Per kW
Capacity $9.72 Per kW
Energy $0.0588 Per kWh


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Commercial Time of Use Rate (FC)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $22.46 Per month
Renewable Energy $16.58 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Schedule  
Delivery (Maximum Demand) $2.47 Per kW
Capacity (On-Peak) $6.86 Per kW
Capacity (Maximum Demand) $2.62 Per kW
Energy (On-Peak) $0.0612 Per kWh
Energy (Off-Peak) $0.0588 Per kWh


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Industrial Time of Use Rate (FI)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $114.07 Per month
Renewable Energy $187.50 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Schedule  
Delivery (Maximum Demand) $2.47 Per kW
Capacity (On-Peak) $6.86 Per kW
Capacity (Maximum Demand) $2.62 Per kW
Energy (On-Peak) $0.0612 Per kWh
Energy (Off-Peak) $0.0588 Per kWh


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Home-Based Business Rate (Rate H)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $7.26 Per month
Renewable Energy $3.00 Per month
Energy Optimization $0.001745 Per kWh
Delivery $0.0422 Per kWh
Energy (Nov-Apr) $0.0575 First 650 kWh
$0.0734 For additional kWh
Per kWh
Energy (May-Oct) $0.0698 First 650 kWh
$0.0881 For additional kWh
Per kWh


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Commercial Electric Heating Rate (CC)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $22.46 Per month
Renewable Energy $16.58 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Schedule  
Delivery $0.0422 Per kWh
Energy (Nov - Apr) $0.0485 Per kWh
Energy (May - Oct) $0.0876 Per kWh


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Industrial Electric Heating Rate (CI)

Charge Amount Details
Readiness to Serve $114.07 Per month
Renewable Energy $187.50 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to the Energy Optimization Schedule  
Delivery $0.0422 Per kWh
Energy (Nov - Apr) $0.0485 Per kWh
Energy (May - Oct) $0.0876 Per kWh


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Electric Public/Security Lighting (D)

Decorative Pedestrian Globe Style Street/Security Lighting

HBPW maintains light and photocell. Additional labor and materials are billed separately.

Lighting Monthly Amount Details
175 watt Metal Halide $8.64 Dusk to Dawn-4380 hrs/yr
175 watt Metal Halide $5.12 On Timer-2920 hrs/yr
100 watt Metal Halide $7.68  
70 watt Metal Halide $10.39  
150 watt High Pressure Sodium $12.90 Includes all energy, parts and labor
LED-100 watt Metal Halide Equivalent $2.03 Dusk to Dawn-Energy Only
LED-100 watt Metal Halide Equivalent $1.33 On Timer-2920 hrs/yr Energy Only
Maintenance Monthly Amount Details
Bulb & Photocell $8.42  
Fiberglass Pole $19.40 Full Maintenance
Cast Iron Pole $24.20 Full Maintenance

Mercury Vapor Lamps:

Lighting Monthly Amount Details
175 watt $10.66 No New Installation
250 watt $12.63 No New Installation

Standard Pole or Wall Mounted Street/Security Lighting:

Lighting Monthly Amount Details
70 watt High Pressure Sodium $10.39  
150 watt High Pressure Sodium $12.90  
250 watt High Pressure Sodium $20.57  
400 watt High Pressure Sodium $26.01  
LED 150 Watt HPS Equivalent  $11.95  


Rates include all energy, parts and labor.

Special Lighting:

Lighting Monthly Amount Details
10 watt $0.91 Energy Only


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Electric District Thermal Energy Rate (Rate S)

Charge Amount Details
2004, 2007, 2009 Expansion Capital Recovery $2329.54 Per month
Readiness to Serve $22.12 Per month
Renewable Energy $16.58 Per month
Energy Optimization Refer to Energy Optimization Rate Schedule  
Pumping Winter Operation (Nov-Apr) $4,008.00 Per month
Pumping Summer Standby (May-Oct) $557.09 Per month
Capacity $8.45 Per kW Billing Demand
Thermal Energy $4.12 Per MMBTU for all use

Rates effective for bills issued on and after January 1, 2016. 


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Water and Wastewater Rates

Business Water Rates

Readiness to Serve Charge:

Meter Size Per Billing Cycle Amount Details
5/8" $10.16 Per meter
3/4" $12.63 Per meter
1" $22.45 Per meter
1.5" $39.03 Per meter
2"  $56.67 Per meter
3"  $115.40 Per meter
4"  $206.02 Per meter
6"  $432.14 Per meter
Private Fire Protection Connections Monthly Amount Details
3" or smaller $10.16  
4" $11.49  
6" $18.31  
8" $40.09  
10" $89.48  
12" $144.47  
Public Fire Protection Connections Monthly Amount Details
Hydrant Maintenance $5.65 Per hydrant
Commodity Charge $1.59 Per ccf


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Business Wastewater Rates

Readiness to Serve Charge:

Meter Size Per Billing Cycle Amount Details
5/8" $9.78 Per meter
3/4" $9.78 Per meter
1" $21.54 Per meter
1.5" $37.38 Per meter
2" $57.41 Per meter
3" $110.73 Per meter
4" $197.63 Per meter
6" $414.52 Per meter
Residential Customers Only $9.78 Per meter
Commodity Charge $2.73 Per ccf
Un-metered Residential Flat Rate $28.90 Per month


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Wastewater Surcharge Rates and Pollution Control Fees

Surcharge Rates Capacity Rate Treatment Rate Total
Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD) $0.076/lb $0.235/lb $0.315/lb
Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) $0.042/lb $0.130/lb $0.175/lb
Total Suspended Solids (TSS) $0.021/lb $0.123/lb $0.147/lb
Total Phosphorus (TP) $0.300/lb $2.818/lb $3.174/lb
Grease & Oil (G&O) $0.047/lb $0.126/lb $0.175/lb


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