Georgetown Utilities & Customer Care

Transmission Cost of Service FAQ

What is the Transmission Cost of Service Charge (TCOS)?

It is a pass through charge levied on utilities to cover the cost of transmission infrastructure investment in the ERCOT (Electric Reliability Council of Texas) energy market.  This fee is paid to ERCOT who then distributes the funds to transmission companies participating in ERCOT.


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