Irrigation

IRRIGATION

Availability
Available to all consumers located in Navajo Country along existing lines of the Authority, where facilities of adequate capacity and suitable voltage are adjacent to the premises to be served.

Applicability
Applicable for irrigating pumping service used for crops.

Character of Service
Normally 120/240 volts, single phase, 240 or 480 volts three-phase or 120/208 or 277/480 volts four-wire, combination single and three-phase, 60 hertz, through a single set of service wires.  A demand meter is required for service under this rate schedule.

Net Monthly Rate
The monthly billing shall be the sum of the service charge and the demand and energy charges set forth below:

            Service Charge ...................................  $11.45

            Demand Charge:

            All kW .......................................  $6.00 per kW
           
            Energy Charge:
                        All kWh......................................  $0.0650 per kWh

Determination of Billing Demand
The billing demand shall be the maximum 15-minute integrated or thermal kilowatt demand established by the customer during the month for which the bill is rendered, as recorded or indicated by the demand meter and adjusted for power factor as provided in the next paragraph.

If the customer's power factor is less than ninety percent (90%), the customer shall be required to pay for ninety (90%) of the KVA and KVAH used at the kW Demand Charge for KVA and at the kWh Energy Charge for KVAH.

Monthly Minimum Charge
The monthly minimum charge shall be the highest of the following charges: 

1.     A charge of $17.55 or

2.     The minimum monthly charge specified in the customer's service applica­tion or contract.