Large Business / Industrial

Depending on size, a variety of rate options exist for our large business / industrial customers.

Large Industrial Service

Typically applicable to industrial or manufacturing customers with peak demands in excess of 20,000 kW. (View Rate Plan)

High Tension Service

Typically applicable to customers with peak demands in excess of 2,500 kW but less than 20,000 kW. (View Rate Plan)

General Service Demand

Typically applicable to customers with peak demands as follows, but less than 2,500 kW:

  • Peak demands of 100 kW or more in any two summer months (June 1 - September 30).
  • Peak demands of 200 kW or more in any two months of a 12 consecutive month period.
  • (View Rate Plan)
Commercial Electric Space Heating

Typically applicable to industrial or commercial customers when all service at one location meets the following requirements:

  • You have service through a single meter.
  • Electricity is the primary (greater than 50%) source of energy for space heating.
  • Your maximum demand (kW) exceeds 25 kW.
  • (View Rate Plan)

Rate Plans

Sometimes, additional or unexpected costs occur as part of delivering electricity to you. These add-ons are called "riders," and they vary, based up on how you buy or use energy.

Standby Service (ST-Rider)
You have a generator(s) designed to produce electrical energy.
Market-Based Rate Rider (MKT-Rider)
You have a minimum monthly demand of 20,000 kW and want to enter into a market-based rate service agreement with NPPD.
Simultaneous Buy / Sell Service (SI Rider)
You have generation of 500kW or more that does not qualify for net-metering or standby rate.
Interruptible Service Rider (INT Rider)
You have a business that operates 3 shifts/day, 7 days/week and 52 weeks/year and are willing to alter your operations to get a better rate.
Energy Curtailment Service Rider (EC Rider)
You are willing to voluntarily reduce your use of electricity at a minimum of 50 kW during an energy curtailment period.
Demand Waiver Rider
You have less than 500 KW of your own generation you can use to reduce your load during peak hours.
Off-Peak Power Service
You have agreed to have your demands adjusted during off-peak periods.

Several lighting rate schedules are available ranging from businesses and unincorporated communities in the form of alley lighting, parking lots, churches, etc. 

Learn about NPPD's other miscellaneous rate plans.

Several lighting rate schedules are available ranging from municipalities and unincorporated communities in the form of alley lighting, parking lots, schools and churches, etc. 

Learn about NPPD's other miscellaneous rate plans. These include high-tension services, commercial electric space heating plan, off-peak power service, pole attachment, and standby services.

Sometimes, additional or unexpected costs occur as part of delivering electricity to you. These add-ons are called "riders," and they vary, based up on how you buy or use energy.

Demand Waiver Rider
You have less than 500 KW of your own generation you can use to reduce your load during peak hours.
Off-Peak Power Service
You have agreed to have your demands adjusted during off-peak periods.

Several lighting rate schedules are available ranging from alley lighting, parking lots, schools, streetlighting, etc. 

Learn about NPPD's other miscellaneous rate plans. These include pole attachment and municipal pumping.


If you have questions about these rate plans, call 1-877-ASK-NPPD.