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An Introduction to Time-of-Use Energy Products

Posted December 19, 2014 | By Stephen Girard

You may have heard of Time-of-Use energy products. But, what exactly is a Time-of- Use (TOU) program? TOU programs are intended to encourage residential and small commercial customers to reduce electricity usage during certain hours when demand for electricity is high - the higher the demand, the higher the cost. When used effectively, these programs allow customers to shift their usage to periods when the demand is lower and less expensive. 


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