Transportation Charges with Atmos Increasing

Transportation Charges with Atmos Increasing

If you’re a transportation customer with Atmos, you may have noticed an increase on your latest bill. The monthly charge has increased from $450 to $600. While the customer charge has increased, the cost per MMBtu has decreased:

                                                      2012                       2013

First 1,500                          $0.2750              $0.2473
Next 3,500                         $0.2015               $0.1812
All Additional                    $0.0433              $0.0389

If you use from 1 to 1,500 MMBtu each month, you will see a cost increase anywhere from 13% to 33% on your total bill.

If you use from 1,501 to 5,000 MMBtu each month, you will see a cost increase anywhere from 2% to 13%.

If you use 5,001 MMBtu and above, you will see a cost increase of approximately 2%. It is not until a customer uses 14,000 MMBtu per month that a cost decrease will be seen. See the below for a further breakdown:

 

10,000 MMBtu per Month: 1% increase

12,000 MMBtu per Month: No change 

14,000 MMBtu per Month: 0.1% decrease

15,000 MMBtu per Month: 0.3% decrease

 

If you would like to see what your approximate charges will look like in 2013, contact RPM today for an estimation using your company’s historical usage from the past year.

/ Energy Buzz, Texas

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