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:
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.