Monthly Default Service Price

Monthly default prices were introduced in December 2000. Before that date, each distribution company's default service price was set equal to its standard offer price and remained constant for a one-year period.

YEAR 2006

(prices listed in cents/kwh)



Jan '06

Feb '06

Mar '06

Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.
BECo15.54715.33619.627N
18.071S
15.44915.23219.393N
17.921S
12.52912.36815.38N
14.307S
Cambridge15.18914.85618.27714.67214.29218.02511.86311.79814.379
ComElec14.02613.93217.53613.76113.72517.3911.25811.2713.88
Fitchburg
see note 4
14.74614.773
15.367
20.74214.73414.761
15.36
20.61311.86511.887
12.084
11.082
MECo12.78612.60217.01N
15.776S
16.124W
12.57612.41717.234N
16.58S
16.895W
9.9999.9415.679N
14.981S
15.286W
WMECo
see note 6
13.42613.778
12.6
17.93913.42713.155
12.187
17.94610.91310.986
10.247
14.659



Apr '06

May '06

June '06

Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.
BECo10.24810.1468.949N
8.445S
10.0439.8419.079N
8.511S
10.58710.669.681N
8.945S
Cambridge9.749.6538.4319.3779.3368.5039.7859.8028.843
ComElec9.069.0988.2258.8298.888.3019.0629.2118.725
Fitchburg
see note 4
9.8289.846
10.003
10.89.2919.308
9.694
10.91510.34910.368
10.9
9.407
MECo8.5818.39712.73N
12.342S
12.612W
8.7458.9288.78N
8.511S
8.722W
9.2849.3979.571N
9.17S
9.229W
WMECo
see note 6
9.2319.32
8.226
9.1129.1239.114
7.888
9.2589.3549.543
8.316
9.602



July '06

Aug '06

Sept '06

Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.
BECo11.88612.14411.259N
10.732S
11.94212.26911.378N
10.828S
10.53510.69610.544N
9.872S
Cambridge11.02611.52810.31311.09411.59710.4279.819.8759.657
ComElec10.74310.91210.41710.86511.0311.0199.5789.67610.185
Fitchburg
see note 4
11.54311.564
12.405
10.67411.55411.575
12.56
10.82610.0510.068
10.431
8.736
MECo10.65410.70110.74N
10.302S
10.257W
10.710.76910.935N
11.023S
10.082W
9.1429.1958.963N
9.759S
8.867W
WMECo
see note 6
10.73111.028
9.197
9.30810.90411.144
9.141
9.7799.4219.737
8.491
8.899



Oct '06

Nov '06

Dec '06

Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.Res.Com.Ind.
BECo10.45610.610.736N
10.328S
11.12411.13311.399N
10.989S
12.18412.06213.622N
13.268S
Cambridge9.7789.9859.62710.41510.45910.28811.50611.11112.37
ComElec9.8759.8489.73910.41810.30910.4610.86810.68412.694
Fitchburg
(see note 4)
10.74110.761
10.719
9.36711.08511.106
11.109
9.8211.32911.35
11.069
VAR.
MECo9.1779.2629.199N
10.273S
8.926W
8.7448.6938.373N
8.332S
7.852W
10.82710.57911.089N
10.889S
10.594W
WMECo
(see note 6)
9.6679.761
9.811
10.36310.10610.235
10.122
10.36310.53910.932
10.472
10.363

NOTES

(1) BECo's residential prices apply to its R1, R2, R3, and R4 customers. BECo's commercial prices apply to its G1, G2, T1 and street lighting customers. BECo's industrial prices apply to its G3 and T2 customers. Beginning in July 2003, default service prices for BECo's G-3 and T-2 customers differ by ISO load zone --"N" refers to prices in the Northeast Massachusetts zone; "S" refers to prices in the Southeast Massachusetts zone.

(2) Cambridge's residential prices apply to its R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, and R6 customers. Cambridge's commercial prices apply to its G0, G1, G4, G5, G6, and street lighting customers. Cambridge's industrial prices apply to its G2 and G3 customers.

(3) ComElec's residential prices apply to its R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, and R6 customers. ComElec's commercial prices apply to its G1, G4, G5, G6, G7, and street lighting customers. ComElec's industrial prices apply to its G2 and G3 customers.

(4) Fitchburg's residential prices apply to its RD-1, RD-2, and RD-4 customers. The price listed on top in the commercial column applies to Fitchburg's GD-1and GD-6 customers. The price listed on bottom top in the commercial column applies to Fitchburg's GD-2, GD-4, GD-5, and outdoor lighting customers. Fitchburg's industrial prices apply to its GD-3 customers.

(5) MECo's residential prices apply to its R-1, R-2, and R-4 customers. MECo's commercial prices apply to its G-1 and streetlighting customers. MECo's industrial prices apply to its G-2 and G-3 customers.Beginning in May 2003, default service prices for MECo's G-2 and G-3 customers differ by ISO load zone --"N" refers to prices in the Northeast Massachusetts zone; "S" refers to prices in the Southeast Massachusetts zone; "W" refers to prices in the West-Central Massachusetts zone.

(6)WMECo's residential prices apply to its R-1, R-2, R-3, and R-4 customers.The price listed on top in the commercial column applies to WMECo's G-0, T-0, 23, and 24 customers.The price listed on bottom top in the commercial column applies to WMECo's street lighting customers. WMECo's industrial prices apply to its G-2, T-2, T-4, I-1, I-3, PR, and Contracts customers.


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