FMEA’s Bill Comparison for March 2018 shows the average bills of public power utilities across Florida are $14.30 less than the average bills for investor-owned utilities per 1,000 kWh.
Overall, out of fifteen ranked categories; Lakeland Electric reports the lowest bills in six categories, the City of Mount Dora in four categories, City of Chattahoochee and the City of Tallahassee both report the lowest in two categories each and Kissimmee Utility Authority reports the lowest in one category.
For residential bill categories, out of three categories; the City of Chattahoochee reports the lowest bills in two categories and Kissimmee Utility Authority in one.
For commercial bills, out of eight ranked categories; Lakeland Electric reports the lowest bills in four categories and the City of Tallahassee and the City of Mount Dora both report the lowest bills in two categories.
In the industrial sector, out of four ranked categories; Lakeland Electric and the City of Mount Dora both report the lowest bills 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 March, click here.