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Help with Financial Challenges and Payments
To help with financial challenges due to COVID-19, we are temporarily suspending disconnections for customers unable to pay their bill. Some Authorized Payment Agencies may close or provide intermittent service. We will waive late payment charges if this affects your ability to make a timely payment. If you need help, visit sce.com/billhelp

Rate-Change

Changes to SCE Rates

Effective January 1, 2020 the rate components listed below changed as follows.

  • Transmission – for all rates
  • Distribution – for all rates
  • NDC – for all rates
  • PPPC – for all rates
  • TOTCA – for all rates
  • NSGC – for all rates
  • CIA – for applicable Residential rates
  • DWR Bond Charge – for all rates
  • SCE Gen – including the RTP “hourly” factors
  • Dual Participation – for all applicable rates
  • CARE Surcharge – for all rates
  • CARE Discount % - for all TOU CARE rates
  • PCIA – for all rates

California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE)

SCE’s current and revised CARE Surcharge and CARE Discount Percentage are listed below:

Rate Component $/kWh Rate or Percentage Prior to January 1, 2020 $/kWh Rate or Percentage as of January 1, 2020
CARE Surcharge* 0.00509 0.00524
CARE Discount for Commercial Accounts 29.0% 28.7%

*The CARE Surcharge rate is shown in dollars/kWh. All non-CARE, non-Street Lighting customers pay this same amount on an equal dollars/kWh basis.

If you have any questions regarding these rate factor changes, please contact:

Business Rates Residential Rates
SCE Business Center
(800) 990-7788
Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
SCE Customer Support
(800) 655-4555
24 Hours, 7 Days per Week
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