Residential Rate Plans
Providing you with outstanding natural gas service is our number one priority.  Our current rates are shown below, as well as information on tariffs, riders and miscellaneous fees.

If you need additional help, e-mail or call us at 1-877-776-2427.

Rate 101 - Residential Service (a)

PSNC Energy customers use natural gas for a variety of purposes in their homes because of its reliability and efficiency. Rate 101 is our residential service rate plan, and it has a winter energy charge and a summer energy charge.

This service is available for residential customers who own or rent a home, condominium, mobile home or apartment.
Facilities charge $10.00 per month
Winter Energy charge
(November 1 - April 30)
$0.99775 per therm
Summer Energy charge
(May 1 - October 31)
$0.93012 per therm

Rates are effective for bills rendered on and after the first billing cycle of July, 2014.


Rate 102 - High Efficiency Residential Service (a)

This discounted rate is available to a residential customer who qualifies for service on Rate 101 and whose home meets the U.S. Department of Energy and U.S Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR® for Homes qualification standards, or equivalent. Qualifying customers pay $.05 per therm less than under otherwise applicable Rate 101.

Upon receiving documentation that a home qualifies, PSNC Energy will assign the customer’s account to Rate Schedule 102.

For homes that use equivalent means to qualify, a registered professional engineer’s statement must be provided that states that the home uses no more energy, on a per square foot basis, than an ENERGY STAR home qualified under current ENERGY STAR for Homes guidelines.
 
Facilities charge $10.00 per month
Winter Energy charge
(November 1 - April 30)
$0.94775 per therm
Summer Energy charge
(May 1 - October 31)
$0.88012 per therm

How do I qualify?
To qualify, your home must be ENERGY STAR qualified, or meet equivalent requirements.  Please note, PSNC Energy does not rate or qualify homes for energy efficiency.
 

  1. Check with these ENERGY STAR builders and qualifiers to obtain qualification:
    ENERGY STAR Builders
    ENERGY STAR Qualifiers
  2. Once you obtain an ENERGY STAR certificate or equivalent documentation from a builder or qualifier, you can mail, fax or e-mail to:

    Builder/Commercial Group
    PSNC Energy
    PO Box 1398
    Gastonia, NC 28053-1398
    Fax: 704-810-3118
    E-mail: PSNCBuilderGroup@scana.com

Should you have questions regarding the discount rate, please contact us
toll-free at 1-877-776-2427.

Rates are effective for bills rendered on and after the first billing cycle of July, 2014.


Rate 115 - Unmetered Lighting Service (a)

Rate 115 is available for customer-owned, unmetered, gas lighting service. All gas delivered is for use exclusively in permanently installed gas lighting devices, including gas lanterns, connected to PSNC Energy’s distribution system. Monthly consumption for billing under this rate schedule is determined based upon the manufacturer’s BTU rating for each gas lighting device (see Tariff for Rate Schedule 115 for billing formula). One facilities charge is billed per account. If you add an unmetered gas light at premises currently receiving service, there is no additional facilities charge.
Facilities charge $10.00 per month
Winter Energy charge
(November 1 - April 30)
$0.99001 per therm
Summer Energy charge
(May 1 - October 31)
$0.92238 per therm

Rates are effective for bills rendered on and after the first billing cycle of July, 2014.



Tariffs and Riders 

101 Rate Schedule (PDF, 10KB)
102 Rate Schedule (PDF, 10KB)
115 Rate Schedule (PDF, 6KB)
C Customer Usage Tracker (16KB)
D Gas Adjustment (16KB)
Rules & Regulations (55KB)

 

Returned Checks and Bank Drafts

$25.00


Reconnection - Non-Payment (b)

Residential - regular hours $65.00
   After 5 p.m., weekends, holidays   $95.00
Non-residential - regular hours  $95.00
   After 5 p.m., weekends, holidays $125.00


Footnotes:

(a) State Sales Tax applies to all natural gas deliveries.
 
(b) All reconnections that exceed one hour shall be billed the indicated rates per hour.



EnergyStar PSNC Energy is proud to partner with ENERGY STAR to promote energy efficient products and practices that save money and protect our environment.

PSNC Energy’s Appliance Rebate Program has been approved by the North Carolina Utilities Commission and may be subject to change or modification at any time.

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