R8‑50     NOTIFICATION OF AVAILABLE RATE SCHEDULES AND BREAKDOWN OF

                COMPANY OPERATING EXPENSES

(a)  At least once each calendar year, each electric utility shall notify its consumers of the rate schedules that are available within the rate classification in which such consumer falls. Such notice should contain brief summaries of all rate schedules within a consumer's rate classification. In addition, the notice shall contain a statement that "Complete Rate Schedules are available upon request."  Each utility shall annually notify the Commission of the completion date of this notification.

(b)  Each electric utility shall annually provide to each of its consumers a breakdown of its operating expenses for the most recent available twelve (12) month period expressed as a percent of each dollar of revenue. This information may be communicated graphically as part of a regular bill insert, or if the utility does not include inserts with its bills, in a special mailing.

(NCUC Docket No. E‑100, Sub 36, 1/5/81.)