For utilities with existing AMI, adding a prepay option represents an untapped opportunity for energy savings. Utilities with existing prepayment offerings are reporting cost-effective energy savings between 5 and 15 percent.

This report is produced by E Source and is made available to all NRECA members through our membership in E Source.

Value to Electric Cooperatives

Co-op staff can use this report to learn about the current state of prepay, how utilities are implementing prepay programs, and what the future holds for this concept.


EE/DSM program managers

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