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Residential Tariff

Available in all territories served.


For all domestic purposes in private residences, multi-family units, condominiums and apartments.

Character of Service

Continuous alternating current of approximately 60 hertz, single-phase, 3-wire, at a nominal service voltage of either 120/240 volts or 120/208 volts as available at the point of delivery.

Limitation of Service

All service required by customer for domestic purposes, including air conditioning or electric space heating shall be supplied through one meter. This service may not be used for other purposes.


  1. For a new location, the security deposit is based upon the electrical specification. The minimum security deposit for a residential customer is $500.
  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, the deposit is recalculated and if applicable, any amount over $500.00 is refunded.

Monthly Bill

Computed in Bahamian currency in accordance with the following charges:

Energy Charge:
First 350 kilowatt-hours
17.56 cents per kilowatt-hour
Next 450 kilowatt-hours
21.82 cents per kilowatt-hour
Additional kilowatt-hours
26.06 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 Bill

Minimum bill $10.00

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