Pursuant to K.S.A 66-117(f), Pioneer Electric Cooperative, Inc.’s (“Pioneer Electric”) Board of Trustees (“Board”) approved recovery of additional property taxes assessed to and paid by Pioneer Electric, which are currently not recovered in the Board-approved electric rates currently charged to and paid by customers.
Pioneer Electric reports that the cost per kilowatt hour (“kWh”) to be recovered from retail ratepayers for 2020 will be $0.00073, which is up from the 2019 cost of $0.00055 per kWh. Pioneer Electric will recover the additional property taxes during the period of February 1, 2020 through January 31, 2021. Billing statements issued on or after February 1, 2020 will reflect a small increase to the Property Tax Recovery Charge, which is itemized separately on each applicable customer’s billing statement. For more information on the Property Tax Recovery Charge, contact Pioneer Electric at 620-356-1211 or 1-800-794-9302.