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Delmarva Power Announces Rate Increase

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DELMARVA - Customers in Delaware of a local power company, will likely have a larger than expected bill next month.

Delmarva Power says that starting on June 1st, new Standard Offer Service rates will take effect, raising the typical 1,000 kilowatt hours user's bill around .32 cents.

There will also be changes to the Renewable Portfolio Standard, to comply with mandatory state laws having to do with the use of renewable energy.

Officials say the company has also been authorized by the Delaware Public Service Commission to recover costs of infrastructure investments. This increase will reportedly cost the average customer around .82 cents.

For more information on these adjustments, visit the Delmarva Power website

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