There will be an increase in HU’s Electric rates effective October 1, 2017. HU’s residential customer charge will increase by $1.00 per month and the energy charge will increase by $.0005 per kWh. The monthly increase for our average residential customer, who uses 1,217 kWh per month, will be $1.61. HU will also pass through a TVA rate increase in the electricity it buys from TVA. This increase for our average residential customer will be $1.84. The combined monthly increase to the average HU residential customer will be $3.45.