Time of Use Rate

  • Our Time of Use rate provides the predictability and consistency you need
  • For consumer-members who want to know exactly how much their energy use is going to cost

What is Time of Use?

  • Energy is somewhat more costly during the peak time from 3 to 8 p.m. every day
  • At other times during the day is significantly cheaper

Bill Components

  • Service availability charge: $39
  • Energy charge:
    • $0.182026 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) on peak (3 to 8 p.m.);
    • $0.078444 per kWh off peak (all other times)
    • Same energy charges apply 365 days a year
  • Peak charge: none

Time of use chart; 12 a.m. to 3 p.m.: 7.8¢ per kilowatt; 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.: 18.2¢ per kilowatt; 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.: 7.8¢ per kilowatt


  • Peak Savers will be the default rate for all residential consumer-members starting April 1, 2022
  • Any Heartland consumer-member who is not on a prepaid account can can elect to switch to the Time of Use rate

Request Time of Use Rate