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Commercial Tariff

Available in all territories served.


For lighting, power and other purposes for commercial, light industrial, institutional, and other services exclusive of residential.

Character of Service

Continuous alternating current of approximately 60 hertz, single or 3-phase, available at standard nominal secondary service voltages in accordance with the company's "General Rules and Regulations for Electric Service" for permanent accounts.

Limitation of Services

All service required by customer shall be furnished by one meter to each building, premises, property, or group of properties under one ownership or management.


Security deposit quotes:

  1. For a new location, the security deposit is based upon the electrical specification. The minimum security deposit for a commercial customer is $800.
  2. Where the location is not a new one but has a history, the deposit is calculated as two times the average bill.
  3. After one year, if a customer applies for a review of their security deposit based on their actual energy usage and payment history, we would recalculate and if applicable, refund any amount over $800.00.

Monthly Bill

Computed in Bahamian currency in accordance with the following charges:

Demand Charge

First 5 Kilovoltamperes of monthly maximum demand or less at $45.55 plus Additional kilovoltamperes of monthly maximum demand at $9.11 per kilovoltampere.

Energy Charge
First 20,000 kilowatt-hours
19.55 cents per kilowatt-hour
Next 80,000 kilowatt-hours
18.15 cents per kilowatt-hour
Additional kilowatt-hours
16.75 cents per kilowatt-hour

Fuel Charge

The actual cost of fuel used to generate electricity. This a full pass-through mechanism which generates no profit to the utility.

Minimum Charge

The minimum monthly charge is $45.55.

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