Watts News
 Published for the members of North Itasca Electric Cooperative
VOL. 21 NO. 8  -  August 2018

Heating Season is not far away

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Load Control Programs available for heating

Space Heating: 4.7 cents per kWh
Program requires PEX tubing, electric mats or cables to be a minimum of 12” below the top of concrete slab to be heated for 8 hours at night from approximately 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. +/- 1 hour.

Storage Space Heating with Individual Steffes Room Units: 4.7 cents per kWh.
Bricks are heated for 8 hours at night from approximately 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. +/- 1 hour.

Storage Space Heating with Steffes Whole House Brick Furnace: 4.7 cents per kWh.
Bricks are heated 8 hours at night from approximately 11:00 pm to 7:00 am +/- 1 hour.

Dual Fuel Space Heating: 5.65 cents per kWh*
The electric portion of the heating system serves as the primary heat source with propane or fuel oil as a back-up system. Back-up heat sources must be capable of providing 100 percent of the home’s heating requirements.

Controlled Air Source Heat Pumps (heating): 5.65 cents per kWh
Propane or fuel oil backup is required and can provide 100 percent of the home’s heating requirements.

Ground Source Heat Pumps (heating):
Eligible for General Service or Dual Fuel rates.

* With a qualifying backup system of propane or fuel oil, the Dual Fuel rate of 5.65 cents per kWh applies.




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