Schedule 19 – Retail Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging

Effective for all bills rendered after October 1, 2019

Applicability

This retail Electric Vehicle (EV) charging schedule is a supplemental service that governs the use of Columbia River PUD’s (PUD) charging network for EVs. This schedule does not impact, replace, or otherwise modify any base retail service under which a Customer is currently served by the PUD. This schedule is designed solely for the retail sale of electricity as a transportation fuel. This schedule is available to all EV Users of the PUD’s EV Charging Stations.

Definitions

Direct Current Quick Chargers (DCQC) or Direct Current Fast Chargers (DCFC) – Individual chargers that provide service at approximately 55 kW of peak demand or greater.

EV User – An EV driver or operator who uses the PUD Charging Station. This does not have to be a PUD Customer.

Level 2 Chargers – Individual chargers that are capable of providing service at approximately 7.2 kW of peak demand or greater.

Session – Each unique charging event in which a Customer connects a vehicle to a PUD charger.

Station – The location of a PUD charging facility, consisting of one or more DCQC, and one or more Level 2 Chargers, co-located on the same site.

Availability

The service described in this schedule is available through a point-of-sale transaction and is intended for use at the PUD’s EV Charging Stations.

This schedule is not available for any use other than the purchase of retail electricity as a transportation fuel.

Rate

Energy Charge:
Level 2 Charger – 8.57 per kWh
Direct Current Fast Charger – 9.35¢ per kWh

EV users’ per session payment will be made via credit card or other applicable payment method at the PUD Charging Station.

Other Charges and Conditions

All other charges and conditions shall be pursuant to the PUD’s General Terms, Conditions, Rules, and Regulations for Electric Service.

This schedule is designed for retail service to drivers or operators of EVs using the PUD’s EV Charging Stations. EV user-owned EV chargers are not eligible for service under this retail EV charging rate.

The pricing listed in this schedule is part of a pilot program and is subject to change.

EV users may not request service under this schedule for any purpose other than the purchase of electricity from the PUD to fuel the Customer’s vehicle(s) at the PUD’s EV Charging Stations.