Notice to PEU Customers

RATES APPROVED BY THE NHPUC

On October 4, 2018, the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (NHPUC) approved a rate increase of 18.97% for all Pennichuck East Utility customers.  The rate increase is effective retroactively for bills issued as of January 8, 2018.  A step increase of 1.43% was also approved and will be effective for bills issued on or after November 16, 2018.

 

MONTHLY GENERAL METERED RATE

MONTHLY GENERAL METERED RATE
Meter Size Permanent Rate Effective 1/8/2018 Step Rate Effective 11/16/2018
5/8″ $20.45 $20.70
3/4″ $43.51 $44.03
1″ $61.58 $62.32
1 1/2″ $134.06 $135.68
2″ $198.89 $201.30
3″ $421.99 $427.09
4″ $662.53 $670.55
6″ $1,325.03 $1,341.07
8″ and up $1,654.90 $1,674.93

In addition to this standard customer charge, the monthly volumetric charge is:

Consumption Unit Permanent Rate Effective 1/8/2018 Step Rate Effective 11/16/2018
100 Cubic Feet $7.42 $7.51

100 Cubic Feet = 748 Gallons

Customers may direct any questions concerning rates or service to Pennichuck at its company’s Customer Service Department, PO Box 1947, Merrimack, NH 03054-1947, by calling 603-882-5191 or 1-800-553-5191or via email at customer-service@pennichuck.com. Customers may also contact the NHPUC at their offices at 21 S. Fruit Street, Concord, NH 03301, or by phone at 1-800-852-3793.

 

MONTHLY PRIVATE FIRE PROTECTION

On October 4, 2018, the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission (NHPUC) approved a rate increase of 18.97% for all Pennichuck East Utility customers.  The rate increase is effective retroactively for bills issued as of January 8, 2018.  A step increase of 1.43% was also approved and will be effective for bills issued on or after November 16, 2018.

MONTHLY PRIVATE FIRE PROTECTION
Connection Size Permanent Rate Effective 1/8/2018 Step Rate Effective 11/16/2018
1 1/2″ $9.59 $9.71
2″ $17.05 $17.25
3″ $38.36 $38.82
4″ $68.19 $69.02
6″ $153.47 $155.33
8″ $272.80 $276.10
10″ $449.81 $455.26
12″ $724.46 $733.22
For each private hydrant (connected directly to the Company’s mains, or to the customer’s private fire protection system) $119.92 $121.37
Bow Public Hydrant Fee * $7.09 $7.18
Raymond Public Hydrant Fee * $2.15 $2.18
Windham Public Hydrant Fee * $8.96 $9.07
Lee Public Hydrant Fee * $10.43 $10.56
Exeter Public Hydrant Fee * $8.88 $8.98

 

* This charge is applicable for customers receiving the benefit of public fire protection in the following systems:

MONTHLY PRIVATE FIRE PROTECTION
Bow Pines of Bow
Raymond Green Hills
Windham Oakwood, Castle Reach, Fletchers Corner, W&E, Whispering Winds
Lee Thurston Woods
Exeter Forest Ridge

Customers may direct any questions concerning rates or service to Pennichuck at its company’s Customer Service Department, PO Box 1947, Merrimack, NH 03054-1947, by calling 603-882-5191 or 1-800-553-5191or via email at customer-service@pennichuck.com. Customers may also contact the NHPUC at their offices at 21 S. Fruit Street, Concord, NH 03301, or by phone at 1-800-852-3793.