16:00 Wednesday, 2017-May-24
Single Family Gas Space Heat, SMUD 2017 GM Residential Rate Report Analysis
Comparing Rates, Costs and Rate Alternatives
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136
kWh
/month

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
All Hours
$0.27389/kWh
monthly
$37.14
135.6 kWh
yearly
$445.70
1,627 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.27933/kWh

yearly
$83.96
301 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.27333/kWh

yearly
$378.04
1,383 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.27703/kWh

yearly
$67.66
244 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
All Hours
$0.27825/kWh
monthly
$37.73
135.6 kWh
yearly
$452.81
1,627 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.23493/kWh

yearly
$70.61
301 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.27571/kWh

yearly
$381.34
1,383 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.29261/kWh

yearly
$71.47
244 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
All Hours
$0.26698/kWh
monthly
$36.21
135.6 kWh
yearly
$434.46
1,627 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.22065/kWh

yearly
$66.32
301 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.26421/kWh

yearly
$365.42
1,383 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.28270/kWh

yearly
$69.05
244 kWh
Solar Time
All Hours
$0.20848/kWh
monthly
$28.27
135.6 kWh
yearly
$339.27
1,627 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$72.14
301 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$331.94
1,383 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.03000/kWh

yearly
$7.33
244 kWh
Super Power
All Hours
$0.20708/kWh
monthly
$28.08
135.6 kWh
yearly
$336.99
1,627 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.32314/kWh

yearly
$97.13
301 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.22129/kWh

yearly
$306.06
1,383 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.12664/kWh

yearly
$30.93
244 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
All Hours
$0.24162/kWh
monthly
$32.77
135.6 kWh
yearly
$393.19
1,627 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.27618/kWh

yearly
$83.01
301 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24418/kWh

yearly
$337.72
1,383 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.22708/kWh

yearly
$55.46
244 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
All Hours
$0.21743/kWh
monthly
$29.49
135.6 kWh
yearly
$353.83
1,627 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.24848/kWh

yearly
$74.69
301 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.21974/kWh

yearly
$303.91
1,383 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.20437/kWh

yearly
$49.92
244 kWh
295
kWh
/month

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
All Hours
$0.19305/kWh
monthly
$56.91
294.8 kWh
yearly
$682.95
3,538 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.22463/kWh

yearly
$146.78
653 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.19407/kWh

yearly
$583.52
3,007 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.18727/kWh

yearly
$99.43
531 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
All Hours
$0.19742/kWh
monthly
$58.20
294.8 kWh
yearly
$698.39
3,538 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.18022/kWh

yearly
$117.76
653 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.19646/kWh

yearly
$590.69
3,007 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.20285/kWh

yearly
$107.71
531 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
All Hours
$0.18734/kWh
monthly
$55.23
294.8 kWh
yearly
$662.75
3,538 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.16675/kWh

yearly
$108.96
653 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.18612/kWh

yearly
$559.60
3,007 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.19426/kWh

yearly
$103.15
531 kWh
Solar Time
All Hours
$0.20848/kWh
monthly
$61.46
294.8 kWh
yearly
$737.54
3,538 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$156.82
653 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$721.61
3,007 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.03000/kWh

yearly
$15.93
531 kWh
Super Power
All Hours
$0.20708/kWh
monthly
$61.05
294.8 kWh
yearly
$732.59
3,538 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.32314/kWh

yearly
$211.15
653 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.22129/kWh

yearly
$665.35
3,007 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.12664/kWh

yearly
$67.24
531 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
All Hours
$0.24162/kWh
monthly
$71.23
294.8 kWh
yearly
$854.75
3,538 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.27618/kWh

yearly
$180.46
653 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24418/kWh

yearly
$734.18
3,007 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.22708/kWh

yearly
$120.57
531 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
All Hours
$0.21743/kWh
monthly
$64.10
294.8 kWh
yearly
$769.19
3,538 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.24848/kWh

yearly
$162.36
653 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.21974/kWh

yearly
$660.68
3,007 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.20437/kWh

yearly
$108.51
531 kWh
618
kWh
/month

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
All Hours
$0.15896/kWh
monthly
$98.24
618.0 kWh
yearly
$1,178.84
7,416 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.20169/kWh

yearly
$285.55
1,416 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.16108/kWh

yearly
$1,008.18
6,259 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.14752/kWh

yearly
$170.66
1,157 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
All Hours
$0.16307/kWh
monthly
$100.77
618.0 kWh
yearly
$1,209.28
7,416 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.15649/kWh

yearly
$221.56
1,416 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.16293/kWh

yearly
$1,019.77
6,259 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.16382/kWh

yearly
$189.51
1,157 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
All Hours
$0.15230/kWh
monthly
$94.12
618.0 kWh
yearly
$1,129.44
7,416 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.14239/kWh

yearly
$201.59
1,416 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.15196/kWh

yearly
$951.15
6,259 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.15412/kWh

yearly
$178.29
1,157 kWh
Solar Time
All Hours
$0.20724/kWh
monthly
$128.07
618.0 kWh
yearly
$1,536.87
7,416 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$339.78
1,416 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$1,502.17
6,259 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.03000/kWh

yearly
$34.71
1,157 kWh
Super Power
All Hours
$0.20943/kWh
monthly
$129.43
618.0 kWh
yearly
$1,553.12
7,416 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.32397/kWh

yearly
$458.66
1,416 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.22411/kWh

yearly
$1,402.73
6,259 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.13000/kWh

yearly
$150.39
1,157 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
All Hours
$0.24388/kWh
monthly
$150.72
618.0 kWh
yearly
$1,808.58
7,416 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.27848/kWh

yearly
$394.26
1,416 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24661/kWh

yearly
$1,543.56
6,259 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.22909/kWh

yearly
$265.03
1,157 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
All Hours
$0.21947/kWh
monthly
$135.63
618.0 kWh
yearly
$1,627.53
7,416 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.25054/kWh

yearly
$354.71
1,416 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.22192/kWh

yearly
$1,389.01
6,259 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.20618/kWh

yearly
$238.52
1,157 kWh
1,246
kWh
/month

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
All Hours
$0.13948/kWh
monthly
$173.83
1,246.2 kWh
yearly
$2,085.93
14,955 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.18884/kWh

yearly
$475.66
2,519 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.14161/kWh

yearly
$1,768.52
12,488 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.12868/kWh

yearly
$317.41
2,467 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
All Hours
$0.14552/kWh
monthly
$181.35
1,246.2 kWh
yearly
$2,176.21
14,955 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.14539/kWh

yearly
$366.21
2,519 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.14559/kWh

yearly
$1,818.16
12,488 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.14515/kWh

yearly
$358.05
2,467 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
All Hours
$0.13572/kWh
monthly
$169.15
1,246.2 kWh
yearly
$2,029.76
14,955 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.13266/kWh

yearly
$334.16
2,519 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.13572/kWh

yearly
$1,694.90
12,488 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.13575/kWh

yearly
$334.86
2,467 kWh
Solar Time
All Hours
$0.20536/kWh
monthly
$255.93
1,246.2 kWh
yearly
$3,071.18
14,955 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$604.52
2,519 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24000/kWh

yearly
$2,997.18
12,488 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.03000/kWh

yearly
$74.00
2,467 kWh
Super Power
All Hours
$0.20340/kWh
monthly
$253.49
1,246.2 kWh
yearly
$3,041.91
14,955 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.32233/kWh

yearly
$811.90
2,519 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.21782/kWh

yearly
$2,720.25
12,488 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.13040/kWh

yearly
$321.66
2,467 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
All Hours
$0.24110/kWh
monthly
$300.47
1,246.2 kWh
yearly
$3,605.64
14,955 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.27516/kWh

yearly
$693.09
2,519 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.24348/kWh

yearly
$3,040.60
12,488 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.22907/kWh

yearly
$565.04
2,467 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
All Hours
$0.21697/kWh
monthly
$270.39
1,246.2 kWh
yearly
$3,244.72
14,955 kWh
Dinner TOD
$0.24756/kWh

yearly
$623.57
2,519 kWh
Carbon TOD
$0.21910/kWh

yearly
$2,736.18
12,488 kWh
Solar TOD
$0.20616/kWh

yearly
$508.54
2,467 kWh

 "Dinner TOD" 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm is often the power demand increase (ramping up) TOD. "Dinner TOD" is within "Carbon TOD" 2:00 pm to 10:00 am, a time of high GHG content. Depending on the amount of solar power, later in the afernoon, solar power output can have a large drop. In the near future, this drop in solar output could be as much as one third of the peak load. The power has to be replaced, it is often mostly replaced by natural gas powered generation that produces greenhouse gases (GHGs). The ramping up of the natural gas powered generation is costly in GHGs and dollars.

 "Carbon TOD" 2:00 pm to 10:00 am is often the TOD where the GHGs can't be avoided.

 "Solar TOD" 10:00 am to 2:00 pm is often the peak power output TOD for solar generation. More power is generated than can be used at this TOD, lowering the price of electric power. This causes negitive Real-Time Dispatch (RTD) prices, if the excess solar power is not curtailed or a buyer is not found. Using power during Solar TOD and not during Dinner TOD will help control GHGs and cost in dollars.

 SMUD should lower the price of a kWh of electricity to encourage more use during Solar TOD.

 If the electricity can not be used during Solar TOD, the amount of renewable power is lowered, risking SMUD not meeting their "Renewable Portfolio Standard" (RPS) requirements.

 Using more power during "Solar TOD" and less during "Carbon TOD" can reduce your carbon footprint.

 "Solar Time" rate offers a low rate during the high solar output Time Of Day (TOD) to encourage use of excess solar output and high rate for the high Greenhouse Gas (GHG) TOD referred to as "Carbon TOD" above.
  This rate is a rate SMUD shall consider in the SMUD Board's rate hearing as required by Ordinance-15-1.
 

 "Super Power" rate offers a low rate during the high solar output TOD based on California Independent System Operator (CAISO) study.
 This rate is a rate SMUD shall consider in the SMUD Board's rate hearing as required by Ordinance-15-1.
 

 "PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%" rate will allow all SMUD customers access to a monthly bill 10% lower than what PG&E would charge for the same kWh usage. Some of SMUD's customers actually have higher bills than PG&E customers, even though SMUD claims lower rates!
 This rate is a rate SMUD shall consider in the SMUD Board's rate hearing as required by Ordinance-15-1.
 

All Hours Usage per month versus Cost per kWh

SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
 
WeekdaysFixed Charge: $0.02781/hour
01/02-12/31  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.09690/kWh
06/01-09/30  00:00-11:59Add $0.01970 =$0.11660
06/01-09/30  12:00-23:59Add $0.06420 =$0.16110
01/02-12/31  17:00-19:59Add $0.03690 =$0.13380
06/01-09/30  17:00-19:59Add $0.18660 =$0.28350
Weekend & HolidaysFixed Charge: $0.02781/hour
01/01-12/27  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.09690/kWh
06/06-09/27  00:00-23:59Add $0.01970 =$0.11660
Select the shortest time period only
to add to or subtract from base charge to get
cost per kWh less any fixed charge rate.
$0.27389/kWh

136 kWh
$0.19305/kWh

295 kWh
$0.15896/kWh

618 kWh
$0.13948/kWh

1246 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
 
EverydayFixed Charge: $0.02781/hour
01/01-12/31  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.10320/kWh
06/01-09/30  00:00-23:59Add $0.06170 =$0.16490
Select the shortest time period only
to add to or subtract from base charge to get
cost per kWh less any fixed charge rate.
$0.27825/kWh

136 kWh
$0.19742/kWh

295 kWh
$0.16307/kWh

618 kWh
$0.14552/kWh

1246 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
 
EverydayFixed Charge: $0.02740/hour
01/01-12/31  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.11280/kWh
06/01-09/30  00:00-23:59Add $0.01630 =$0.12910
Select the shortest time period only
to add to or subtract from base charge to get
cost per kWh less any fixed charge rate.
$0.26698/kWh

136 kWh
$0.18734/kWh

295 kWh
$0.15230/kWh

618 kWh
$0.13572/kWh

1246 kWh
Solar Time
 
EverydayFixed Charge: $0.00000/hour
01/01-12/31  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.24000/kWh
01/01-12/31  10:00-13:59Subtract $0.21000 =$0.03000
Select the shortest time period only
to add to or subtract from base charge to get
cost per kWh less any fixed charge rate.
$0.20848/kWh

136 kWh
$0.20848/kWh

295 kWh
$0.20724/kWh

618 kWh
$0.20536/kWh

1246 kWh
Super Power
 
WeekdaysFixed Charge: $0.00000/hour
01/02-12/31  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.17000/kWh
03/02-04/30  10:00-15:59Subtract $0.14000 =$0.03000
01/02-12/31  12:00-20:59Add $0.13000 =$0.30000
07/01-08/31  16:00-20:59Add $0.25000 =$0.42000
Weekend & HolidaysFixed Charge: $0.00000/hour
01/01-12/27  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.17000/kWh
01/01-12/27  10:00-15:59Subtract $0.14000 =$0.03000
01/01-12/27  16:00-20:59Add $0.13000 =$0.30000
Select the shortest time period only
to add to or subtract from base charge to get
cost per kWh less any fixed charge rate.
$0.20708/kWh

136 kWh
$0.20708/kWh

295 kWh
$0.20943/kWh

618 kWh
$0.20340/kWh

1246 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
 
WeekdaysFixed Charge: $0.00000/hour
01/02-12/31  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.20708/kWh
06/01-09/30  00:00-23:59Add $0.05321 =$0.26029
01/02-12/31  16:00-20:59Add $0.01880 =$0.22588
06/01-09/30  16:00-20:59Add $0.15627 =$0.36335
Weekend & HolidaysFixed Charge: $0.00000/hour
01/01-12/27  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.20708/kWh
06/06-09/27  00:00-23:59Add $0.05321 =$0.26029
Select the shortest time period only
to add to or subtract from base charge to get
cost per kWh less any fixed charge rate.
$0.24162/kWh

136 kWh
$0.24162/kWh

295 kWh
$0.24388/kWh

618 kWh
$0.24110/kWh

1246 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
 
WeekdaysFixed Charge: $0.00000/hour
01/02-12/31  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.18637/kWh
06/01-09/30  00:00-23:59Add $0.04789 =$0.23426
01/02-12/31  16:00-20:59Add $0.01692 =$0.20329
06/01-09/30  16:00-20:59Add $0.14065 =$0.32702
Weekend & HolidaysFixed Charge: $0.00000/hour
01/01-12/27  00:00-23:59Base Charge $0.18637/kWh
06/06-09/27  00:00-23:59Add $0.04789 =$0.23426
Select the shortest time period only
to add to or subtract from base charge to get
cost per kWh less any fixed charge rate.
$0.21743/kWh

136 kWh
$0.21743/kWh

295 kWh
$0.21947/kWh

618 kWh
$0.21697/kWh

1246 kWh

Dinner TOD Usage per month versus Cost per kWh

SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
 
$0.27933/kWh

25 kWh
$0.22463/kWh

54 kWh
$0.20169/kWh

118 kWh
$0.18884/kWh

210 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
 
$0.23493/kWh

25 kWh
$0.18022/kWh

54 kWh
$0.15649/kWh

118 kWh
$0.14539/kWh

210 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
 
$0.22065/kWh

25 kWh
$0.16675/kWh

54 kWh
$0.14239/kWh

118 kWh
$0.13266/kWh

210 kWh
Solar Time
 
$0.24000/kWh

25 kWh
$0.24000/kWh

54 kWh
$0.24000/kWh

118 kWh
$0.24000/kWh

210 kWh
Super Power
 
$0.32314/kWh

25 kWh
$0.32314/kWh

54 kWh
$0.32397/kWh

118 kWh
$0.32233/kWh

210 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
 
$0.27618/kWh

25 kWh
$0.27618/kWh

54 kWh
$0.27848/kWh

118 kWh
$0.27516/kWh

210 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
 
$0.24848/kWh

25 kWh
$0.24848/kWh

54 kWh
$0.25054/kWh

118 kWh
$0.24756/kWh

210 kWh

Carbon TOD Usage per month versus Cost per kWh

SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
 
$0.27378/kWh

109 kWh
$0.19445/kWh

238 kWh
$0.16163/kWh

492 kWh
$0.14194/kWh

983 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
 
$0.27567/kWh

109 kWh
$0.19635/kWh

238 kWh
$0.16288/kWh

492 kWh
$0.14546/kWh

983 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
 
$0.26429/kWh

109 kWh
$0.18613/kWh

238 kWh
$0.15210/kWh

492 kWh
$0.13576/kWh

983 kWh
Solar Time
 
$0.24000/kWh

109 kWh
$0.24000/kWh

238 kWh
$0.24000/kWh

492 kWh
$0.24000/kWh

983 kWh
Super Power
 
$0.22540/kWh

109 kWh
$0.22540/kWh

238 kWh
$0.22856/kWh

492 kWh
$0.22204/kWh

983 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
 
$0.24483/kWh

109 kWh
$0.24483/kWh

238 kWh
$0.24734/kWh

492 kWh
$0.24410/kWh

983 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
 
$0.22032/kWh

109 kWh
$0.22032/kWh

238 kWh
$0.22258/kWh

492 kWh
$0.21966/kWh

983 kWh

Solar TOD Usage per month versus Cost per kWh

SMUD 2018 1-R-TOD-RT02
 
$0.27432/kWh

26 kWh
$0.18720/kWh

57 kWh
$0.14849/kWh

126 kWh
$0.13031/kWh

264 kWh
SMUD 2018 1-R-RF01
 
$0.28901/kWh

26 kWh
$0.20189/kWh

57 kWh
$0.16380/kWh

126 kWh
$0.14573/kWh

264 kWh
SMUD 2017 1-R
 
$0.27822/kWh

26 kWh
$0.19238/kWh

57 kWh
$0.15309/kWh

126 kWh
$0.13560/kWh

264 kWh
Solar Time
 
$0.07694/kWh

26 kWh
$0.07694/kWh

57 kWh
$0.07883/kWh

126 kWh
$0.07631/kWh

264 kWh
Super Power
 
$0.13066/kWh

26 kWh
$0.13066/kWh

57 kWh
$0.13443/kWh

126 kWh
$0.13399/kWh

264 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B
 
$0.22819/kWh

26 kWh
$0.22819/kWh

57 kWh
$0.23030/kWh

126 kWh
$0.22992/kWh

264 kWh
PG&E 2017 E-TOU-B-10%
 
$0.20537/kWh

26 kWh
$0.20537/kWh

57 kWh
$0.20727/kWh

126 kWh
$0.20693/kWh

264 kWh
 
 
Data Sources:
https://www.smud.org/assets/documents/pdf/2017-GM-Rate-Report-Vol-2.pdf
http://www.caiso.com/Documents/CaliforniaISO_Time_UsePeriodAnalysis.pdf
http://www.pge.com/tariffs/tm2/pdf/ELEC_SCHEDS_E-TOU.pdf
https://efiling.energy.ca.gov/GetDocument.aspx?tn=216076
https://www.smud.org/assets/documents/pdf/1-R.pdf