How much will the electric rate increase?

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Typical residential customer (using 500 kilowatt-hours, or kWh, per month) will see an average increase of $1.17 on their monthly bill, or 1.56% per year. For low electric use customers (250 kWh), their monthly costs will increase an average of $0.84, or 2.2%, annually. Higher use customers (900 kWh) will see increases averaging $5.26, or 3.4% on their monthly bill each year. For all LADWP customers, including residential, commercial, industrial and governmental customers, the proposed rate change represents an average annual increase of 3.86% over the five years