General Service (Non-residential)


(Used for non-residential services, including businesses, garage services, churches, and other non-residential uses)
Note: This rate covers only the delivery portion of electric costs. Eastern Maine Electric Co-op members purchase the electricity delivered by EMEC from an electric supplier, who charges an additional rate. Click here for the current Standard Offer Rate.


$17.16 per month, effective March 1, 2019 and afterwards

$0.059526 per kiloWatt-hour (kWh) times actual KWHS used is the base delivery charge


  • Base delivery charge by date as shown above.



This rate is subject to adjustment for cost under provisions of Rate Schedules TC and CA, plus other adjustments as may be approved from time to time by the MPUC.

  • Actual KWH times the Transmission Adjustment Factor.

  • Actual KWH times the Conservation Assessment factor. ( The Conservation Assessment (CA) is a charge to pay for the energy conservation assessment as mandated by the Maine Public Utilities Commission (MPUC).

  • Actual KWH times the Low-Income Assessment  (Proceeds from the new line item (added October, 2022) will add to the amount already paid by utilities to fund the Low-Income Assistance Program. LIAP provides financial assistance to low-income residential consumers in paying their electric bill.)

Available, for loads up to 50 KW, on a continuous year-round basis forcommercial, industrial and three-phase farm service, and public buildings such as hospitals, schools, churches, and community halls for all uses including lighting, heating and power subject to the established Terms and Conditions of the Cooperative.

Delivery of single-phase, and three-phase, 60 hertz, at available secondary voltages. Motors having a rated capacity in excess of ten horsepower must be three-phase.

The above rates are net. Payment of the current monthly bill shall be within 25 days from the date of mailing. In the event that the bill is not paid within the 25 day period, the charges become subject to a late payment charge as established in the Terms and Conditions.

Effective Date: March 1, 2017
Docket Number 2016-00237