Lower winter rates begin October 1
Polk-Burnett's winter rate is 10.1¢ per kWh; winter billing dates are October through May. Rates are lower in winter because demand and wholesale power costs are lower.
The summer rate is 11.6¢ per kWh; summer billing dates are June to September. Rates are higher in summer because demand and wholesale power costs are higher.
As a co-op, Polk-Burnett charges what it costs and passes the winter savings on to you.