Business-oriented consumers are receiving notices from electric generation suppliers about “pass-thru” charges that will result in increases in their electricity costs. Given this recent trend, this blog post is timely.
The reality is this. Businesses that don’t have a firm grip on the realities tied to electricity supplier pass-thrus are exposed to both increased risk and cost leakage in the electricity supply chain. At a minimum, it is impossible for businesses to make “apples to apples” comparisons of electric supplier offers without a solid understanding of pass-thru dynamics. An understanding of the issues tied to pass-thrus can lead to new opportunities to reduce risk and cost-leakage throughout the electricity supply chain.
A video (see link below) by Brad Foster provides further insights into the dynamics regarding electric generation supplier-related “pass-thrus.”