Programs & Services > Time of Use Rates


CHELCO supports offering members the ability to affect their electric bill through their power usage patterns. CHELCO’s Time of Use (TOU) Rate allows differing power rates based on the time of day members utilize energy. The price for power is based on whether it is used during an on-peak or off-peak period. 

Customer Charge (Residential) 
Single Phase: $26.00 
Three Phase:  $37.50

Time of Use Rate Energy Charge (Residential)
10.880˘ per kWh On-Peak Purchased Power 
5.736˘ per kWh Off-Peak Purchased Power 
Wholesale Power Adjustment applies to all kWh sold by the cooperative

On-Peak Hours
May – October: 2:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. 
November – April: 5:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m.

Off-Peak Hours
Anytime that is not an On-Peak hour as listed above.


*If you are interested in signing up for the Time of Use Rate, please visit any of CHELCO’s convenient area offices. This rate plan is optional and would only affect members who request the Time of Use Rate Structure for their account. Time of Use Rate is only available to members with AMR (Automated Meter Reading) Meters installed and requires a 12-month commitment period. 

                  Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative Inc.
                1350 W. Baldwin Avenue/P.O. Box 512 |  DeFuniak Springs, Florida 32435 
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