Summary of Residential Energy Prices
Effective October 1, 2018
Residential
Basic Service Charge (per meter, per month) $26.00
Energy Charge ($/kWh)
Tier 1- up to 500 kWh/month $0.0931
Tier 2- greater than 500 kWh/month $0.1435
Renewable Energy Surcharge ($/kWh) $0.0056
Greenhouse Gas Surcharge ($/kWh) $0.0002
Hydroelectric Adjustment ($/kWh) (1) $0.00129
State Energy Surcharge ($/kWh) $0.00029
Solar Customer Buyback Rate
Net Energy Metering (2) - Surplus Energy Compensation Rate ($/kWh) $0.0931
Roseville Solar 2.0 (3) - Surplus Energy Compensation Rate ($/kWh) $0.0598
Special Residential Rates
Electric Rate Assistance Program
Residents meeting certain income criteria may be eligible for a 15% discount on electric service.
Medical Rate Assistance Program
Residents meeting certain income and medical device use criteria may be eligible for a 50% discount on
the first 500 kWh and 15% on all other kWh electric usage.
Medical Notification Program
Residents can notify the City of Roseville of the residential use of essential medical support equipment.
This program allows the City to comply with the California Public Utility code 10010.
NOTES
       
1) There is a hydroelectric adjustment in effect from July 2018 through June 2019.
       
2) Rate closed October 1, 2018. Surplus energy compensation rates are subject to revision by City Council as energy prices and system requirements change.        
       
3) The State of California allows electric utilities to implement a new solar buyback rate once solar exceeds 5% of the utility’s system peak. Roseville Electric Utility now exceeds 5% solar. Per the City of Roseville Municipal Code, beginning October 1, 2018 customers will be enrolled in Roseville Solar 2.0. This change will not affect customers who installed solar before October 1, 2018 until 2028. Net Energy Metering customers will continue with net energy metering for up to 20 years (10 minimum) from the date of system interconnection. Surplus energy compensation rates are subject to revision by City Council as energy prices and system requirements change.       
       
       
Revised September 20, 2018