Deposits

Residential:

  • Homeowner: Two times the home’s average monthly bill, with a minimum deposit of $200
  • Rental: Two times the rental unit’s average monthly bill, with a minimum deposit of $200
  • Mobile Homes: Two times the mobile home’s average monthly bill, with a minimum deposit of $200
  • Prepay: $60 deposit, with a minimum initial $50 purchase of electricity

Commercial:

  • Two times the average monthly bill

All service connections and transfers are subject to a $20 non-refundable fee.

Service Charges

  • Collection notice: $15
  • Meter pulled for non-payment: $15
  • Reconnect: $15
  • Returned checks: $20
  • Services after hours: $40
  • Temporary service: $25
  • After-hours work for problems not caused by Ripley Power and Light: $35/hr
  • Work on theft case (including court appearance): $35/hr

Theft of Electricity

Anyone found stealing electricity or tampering with a meter or meter base will be prosecuted! There is a $100 minimum charge for theft of electricity or meter tampering, plus court costs, estimated usage, reconnect fee and service charge for theft case.