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Fort Collins Utilities is an equal opportunity residential and commercial utility service provider. We do not discriminate in the terms, conditions or provision of services based on race, color, religion, sex, disability, familial status or national origin.

Fort Collins Utilities es una empresa proveedora de servicios públicos residenciales y comerciales con igualdad de oportunidad. No discriminamos en los términos, las condiciones o la provisión de servicios en base a raza, color, religión, sexo, discapacidad, estatus familiar o nacionalidad de origen.

Electric Demand Rate

Residents who live in homes heated entirely with electricity may choose the demand rate. These customers must certify (PDF30KB) to Utilities that their home is heated entirely with electricity.

Use the demand rate energy cost calculator (XLS 35KB) to estimate your bill based on demand rate usage.

2016 Rates

Monthly Residential Electric Demand Rate
Optional for Electric Heated Homes***
includes PILOT -
payment in lieu of taxes
Fixed Charge $5.37 $5.37
Usage Charge, per kWh $0.06848 $0.06667
Demand Charge, per kW $2.50 $2.50

Demand Rate Codes: E110, A110*, B110*

Effective on meter readings on or after Jan. 1, 2016.

*Codes beginning with the letter 'A' or 'B' represent annexed areas where additional Rural Electric Association (REA) service-rights fees apply. A fee equal to 5 percent is added to 'A' rates and a 25 percent fee is added to 'B' rates.

These rates are only available for customers who certify to Utilities that the residence is heated entirely with electric energy.

Depending on electric use, the residential energy rate may be more cost-effective.

Fort Collins Utilities offers programs, incentives and tips to conserve energy.

Service charges may apply.

For detailed information, see the Fort Collins City Code Chapter 26, starting with section 26-462. and the Electric Service Rules and Regulations (PDF 284KB).

Click 'Account Login' above to access online bill pay.

Medical Assistance Program

Qualifying households may receive utility bill discounts on electricity costs for medical equipment or air conditioning through the medical assistance program.

Meter Access

Customers are responsible for maintaining safe and unobstructed meter access.