Residential electric customers have three nonstandard meter options:
- A smart meter set in Opt-out Mode. This will send one meter reading per month to ensure accurate billing. Monthly fee: none.
- A non-transmitting digital meter. Monthly fee: $4.06.
- Customers with an analog meter currently installed at their residence may keep it until it fails or is in a failed meter test group . Monthly fee: $4.06.
If you choose a non-transmitting digital meter or keep an existing analog meter, you will receive two meter readings per year and estimated bills the other 10 months of the year.
Residential gas customers have one nonstandard meter option:
You can choose a gas meter without a Flexnet module. You will receive two meter readings per year and estimated bills the other 10 months of the year. Monthly fee: $2.80.
To be eligible, you must be a residential electric or residential natural gas customer who has only one electric meter and/or one natural gas meter. You must not be enrolled in any of the following electric pricing programs:
- Time of Day
- Net Metering Pilot – Renewable Energy Facilities
- Small Power Production
- Alternative Energy
- Small Hydro Production
The customer of record who is responsible for payment at the home or premises where the meter is located must request the nonstandard meter.