Understanding Your Bill


Understanding your Bill
DUE DATE CUSTOMER INFORMATION NO. OF DAYS BILLING PERIOD EXCHANGE RATE FUEL & IPP CHARGE READING

DUE DATE

The DUE DATE tells you the final date on which you should pay your bill before it becomes overdue. The INVOICE DATE is the date we produced your bill.

CUSTOMER INFORMATION

Here you will find your NAMESERVICE ADDRESS and PARISH. If anything is incorrect please contact us immediately so we can correct it and ensure that we post your bill to the right place.

NO. OF DAYS

No. of Days refers to the period for which you are being billed.

BILLING PERIOD

Your Billing Period tells you the exact dates for which you are being billed. You should always look carefully at this section as the number of days may change and thereby affect your Current Charges

EXCHANGE RATE

Foreign Exchange Adjustment is the difference between the Base Exchange Rate and the Billing Exchange Rate. Base Exchange Rate refers to the foreign exchange rate that existed at the time the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) approved the Company’s Rate Schedule. Billing Exchange Rate refers to the average exchange rate for the period for which we are billing you

FUEL & IPP CHARGE

Fuel & IPP Charge covers the cost of the fuel required to produce and deliver each kWh of electricity, and some of the costs of the power JPS buys from Independent Power Producers (IPP). This figure may change based on the cost of oil on the world market, fluctuations in foreign exchange and the price from local distributors.

READING

Your bill may be based on an Actual or Estimated reading.