FMEA’s Bill Comparison for December 2017 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are $13.20 less than the average bills for investor-owned utilities per 1,000 kWh.
Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories; the Town of Havana reports the lowest bills in six categories, the City of Quincy reports the lowest in four, the City of Chattahoochee in three categories and Lakeland Electric in two.
For the three residential bill categories, the City of Chattahoochee reports the lowest rate in all three.
For commercial bills, out of eight ranked categories, the Town of Havana reports the lowest rates in four categories; while the Town of Havana and Lakeland Electric both report the lowest in two.
In the industrial sector, out of four ranked categories; the Town of Havana and the City of Quincy both report the lowest rate in two categories.
The FMEA Bill comparison provides a fair comparison of customer bills served by different utilities. The report includes utility rates, average franchise fees of 6 percent, and local payments in lieu of taxes.
To view the full report for the month of December, click here.