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Electricity Price Trends from 2004

DOMINICA ELECTRICITY SERVICES LTD

Sample domestic customer bill for the period 2004 to 2008 (SEPT)

Assuming an average monthly consumption of 150Kw20042005200620072008
Average Fuel Surcharge $0.1997 $0.2967 $0.3702 $0.3981 $0.6293
First 100KW
Block 1 Charges $29.60 $29.60 $29.50 $29.90 $28.90
Block 2 Charges $34.20 $34.20 $34.10 $34.50 $33.50
Fuel Surcharge $19.97 $29.67 $37.02 $39.81 $0.00
$83.77 $93.47 $100.62 $104.21 $62.40
Remaining 50 KWH
Block 2 Charges $34.20 $34.20 $34.10 $34.50 $33.50
Fuel Surcharge $9.99 $14.84 $18.51 $19.91 $31.47
$44.19 $49.04 $52.61 $54.41 $64.97
VAT @15% $7.89 $8.16 $9.74
$44.19 $49.04 $60.50 $62.57 $74.71
Total Charges $127.96 $142.51 $161.12 $166.78 $137.11
Summary of Charges
Basic Energy Charge $98.00 $98.00 $97.70 $98.90 $95.90
Increase Amount$ $0.00 -$0.30 $1.20 -$3.00
Increase Percentage % 0.00% -0.31% 1.23% -3.03%
Fuel Surcharge $29.96 $44.51 $55.53 $59.72 $31.47
Increase Amount $ $14.55 $11.03 $4.19 -$28.25
Increase Percentage % 48.57% 24.77% 7.54% -47.31%
VAT $0.00 $0.00 $7.89 $8.16 $9.74
$127.96 $142.51 $161.12 $166.78 $137.11

Over the past four (4) years, the basic rate decreased by $2.10 or 2.14%, compared with fuel surcharge, which increased by $64.44 or 215.12%.

DOMLEC has no control over fuel prices and therefore DOMLEC has no control over the fuel surcharge.

Fuel surcharge for September 2008 is the actual fuel surcharge for the month.

 
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