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Riders

Renewable Generation Rider- available in conjunction with any of the Cooperative’s retail rate schedules, except the Single-Phase Time-of-Day Service schedule, for consumers who have an Eligible Qualifying Facility of 25 kW or less interconnected directly with the Cooperative’s system and who have contracted to sell some or all generator capacity and energy to the Cooperative.

Wholesale Power Cost Adjustment Rider(WPCA)- Applicable to All Schedules (Note: effective April 1, 2016 WPCA has been removed from bills)

Renewable Energy Portfolio Standard Rider- Service under this rider is applicable to all retail consumers of the Cooperative for the recovery of the Cooperative's incremental costs associated with meeting their Renewable Energy Standard Portfolio (REPS) pursuant to North Carolina General Statute 62-133.8 and NCUC Rule R8-67.

Energy Efficiency Rider- Service supplied under the Cooperative’s retail rate schedules are subject to energy efficiency adjustments for demand-side management and energy efficiency programs that the Cooperative implemented after January 1, 2007 and have been approved by the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC).

Large Renewable Generation Rider- available only to members located in the Cooperative’s service territory who have an Eligible Qualifying Facility interconnected directly with the Cooperative’s system and who have contracted to sell all the generator’s capacity and energy to the Cooperative. In order to be considered an Eligible Qualifying Facility, under this Rider, the generator must be hydroelectric or fueled by trash or methane derived from land fills, hog waste, or poultry waste, non-animal biomass, solar, or wind and meets the definition of a Qualifying Facility as de ned by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) Order No. 70 under Docket RM79-54.

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