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Jefferson Energy Green Power Program

Price, Terms, and Conditions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Overview:

Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power program is certified by Green-e Energy, which requires companies to provide their customers with this notice of Price, Terms and Conditions of service. From the time you receive this, you have three (3) business days to change your mind about purchasing Green Power from Jefferson Energy Cooperative cancel your agreement to purchase Green Power from Jefferson Energy Cooperative by calling the Customer Service Center (see number below) or writing to the billing address listed below.

 

About Green-e:

For more information about Green-e Energy, write Green-e Energy, 1012 Torney Ave, 2nd Floor. San Francisco, CA 94129 or log onto www.green-e.org, or call toll-free 1-888-63-GREEN.

 

Company:

Jefferson Energy Cooperative

Whom should I contact for more information?

Jefferson Energy Customer Service Center: (706) 547-2167

Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power website: www.jec.coop

Address: Jefferson Energy Cooperative

               3077 Hwy 17 North

               Wrens, Georgia 30833

How will I be billed?

You will see an additional line item on your monthly bill for your Green Power purchase from Jefferson Energy Cooperative.

How will my bill be calculated?

All Jefferson Energy Cooperative members are eligible to purchase Green Power from Jefferson Energy on a “first come, first served” basis.  Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power is available to members in blocks of 150 kWh for an additional fee of $4.00 each month per block.

How much will my total electricity service cost, including utility charges?

Based on a monthly average usage of 500 kWh and the purchase of one, 150 kWh Green Power block, the following table provides you an estimate of your 2016 monthly electricity bill. Your actual bill will vary based on your use of electricity.

 

2016 Monthly Electricity Cost            $56.50

Green Power Premium                      $  4.00      

Total:                                                $60.50 

 

Will my rates change over time?

The existing rate structure for your Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power service is presently fixed and determined by Board action.  Many factors control this cost however we feel it will only change when contract conditions change or new, more costly, renewable resources are added to the program and we must adjust the price to account for the increased price of the new generation.

What sources will be used in my certified product?

Please refer to the Product Content Label below.

If I want to terminate this agreement/ contract, what is the early termination fee?

There is no cost associated with terminating participation in Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power program.

What length of agreement/contract is required?

No contract or re-enrollment is required. You will remain enrolled in Jefferson Energy Cooperative’s Green Power program until you terminate your participation by notifying Jefferson Energy Cooperative.

What other fees might I be charged?

There are no other fees associated with participation in Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power program.

PRODUCT CONTENT LABEL

 

 The product is sold in blocks of 150 kilowatt-hours (kWh). The product will be made up of the following renewable resources.

 

Green-e Energy Certified New3 Renewables in Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power Program

 

Generation Location

 

20161

20172

 

-Biomass

100%

100%

Georgia

-Geothermal

0%

0%

 

-Eligible hydroelectric4

0%

0%

 

-Solar

0%

0%

 

-Wind

0%

0%

 

TOTAL

100%

100%

 

  1. The 2016 figures reflect the resources that were supplied for the year ending December 31, 2016.

  2. The 2017 figures are prospective and reflect the power that we have contracted to provide. Actual figures may vary according to resource availability. We will annually report to you before August 1 of next year in the form of a Historic Product Content Label the actual resource mix of the electricity you purchased.

  3. New Renewables come from generation facilities that first began commercial operation within the past 15 years. This product includes genertion from a facility that is approved for extended use by Green-e Energy.

For Comparision, the current average mix of resources supplying Jefferson Energy Cooperative includes: Coal (57.3%), Nuclear (17.4%), Oil (0%), Natural Gas (6.4%), Hydroelectric (0.2%), and Other (18.7%).

The average home in the United States uses 909 kWh per month. [Source: U.S. EIA, 2013]

For specific information about this electricity product, please contact Jefferson Energy Cooperative, (706) 547-2167, schalker@jec.coop, www.jec.coop.

Green-e Energy certifies that Jefferson Energy Cooperative Green Power Program meets the environmental and consumer protection standards established by the non-profit Center for Resource Solutions. For more information on Green-e Energy certification requirements,   call 1-888-63-GREEN or log on to www.green-e.org.

 

 

 

 

 

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