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Introduction to Budget-Based Water Rates
Redwood City Council Chambers
Redwood City, CA
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Introduction to Budget-Based Water Rates
Known as "water budget" rates when first implemented in 1991 at the Irvine Ranch Water District, this style of "efficiency" rate design is seen as a fair and equitable way to charge customers based on their individual water needs and to encourage water use efficiency.  A prominent feature of successful "efficiency-based" rates is a water agency's ability to accurately recover fixed costs while promoting conservation at the same time.  This addresses the revenue/conservation dilemma many agencies have experienced over the past decade.  Agencies that have implemented water budget or efficiency-based rates have experienced more accurate and stable revenue recovery and increased water use efficiency across customers.

A panel of leading experts will focus on the varying structures of budget-based rates around the state and evaluate the pros and cons of each.  Other topics will include specific case studies, strategies on presenting the program to decision makers for buy-in, tips on educating your customers and lessons learned.

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Redwood City Council Chambers (View)
1017 Middlefield Road
Redwood City, CA 94063
United States


Categories

Education > Workshops
Other > Green

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No

Contact

Owner: Peter Drekmeier
On BPT Since: Jun 19, 2012
 
Peter Drekmeier
(415) 882-7252
peter@tuolumne.org

Attendees

Victoria S.
San Juan Water District
United States
Jan 14, 2013 10:07 AM
Mark P.
ETwater
United States
Jan 14, 2013 9:51 AM
Shelly R.
City of Millbrae
United States
Jan 14, 2013 9:05 AM
Glenn K.
Crane Landscape
United States
Jan 11, 2013 6:39 PM
Glenn R.
Water Solutions Inc
United States
Jan 11, 2013 11:43 AM
Sue H.
Cabrillo College
United States
Jan 11, 2013 10:14 AM

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