Private Outdoor Lighting Rate

Private outdoor lights are available for rental to Customers under the following rates on existing poles. If additional poles have to be set, they will be at the expense of the Customers, as detailed under the Plant’s Rules and Regulations.


The following charges are applicable to the monthly kWh usage of the lighting fixture installed for a customer. The monthly kWh usage for each type of fixture is calculated by HMLP based on the annual lighting output divided by 12.

Capacity, Transmission & Distribution Charge:

Energy Charge

The Energy Charge is based on HMLP’s average monthly cost of energy and may be increased or decreased and may be adjusted in accordance with HMLP’s Standard Energy Charge.

Fixture Charge

The monthly Fixture Charge is based on the cost of the maintenance and cost of the Fixture. This charge is applicable to the new LED lights as follows:

LED Fixture Charges

Overhead/Street Light Rental:Flood Light Rentals:
38W LED$2.5550W LED$4.90
73W LED$2.9080W LED$6.55
101W LED$3.10120W LED$7.15
128W LED$7.15

HPS Fixture Charges

High-pressure sodium (HPS) lighting is no longer offered.
Overhead/Street Light Rental:Flood Light Rentals:
50W HPS$4.22400W HPS$25.70
150W HPS$26.25
250W HPS$17.07
Power Cost Adjustment (PCA)

The PCA is a variable component of the rate that is used to account for unforseen costs.

Energy Usage

The average monthly energy usage for lighting fixture rentals. 

LED LightskWh/monthHPS LightskWh/month
38W LED (Overhead)13.87 50W HPS (Overhead) 21.00
73W LED (Overhead)26.65150W HPS (Overhead)65.00
101W LED (Overhead)36.86250W HPS (Overhead)108.00
128W LED (Overhead) 46.72400W HPS (Flood)172.00
50W LED (Flood)18.00
80W LED (Flood)28.30
120W LED (Flood)43.20