How does it work?

  • With this time-of-day rate plan, you’ll receive a lower rate for the electricity you use during “off-peak” times when electricity demand declines
  • Lower rate is in effect 95% of the year

2016 Criteria

  • Must be an I&M Residential customer residing in the South Bend Smart Meter Pilot Program area
  • Must have a digital Smart Meter

To get started…

Available Savings

You’ll be charged less for electricity used during off-peak times – see details below:

  • On-peak times
    • Electricity is billed at 19.881 cents per kilowatt-hour
    • May-September: 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., Monday through Friday
    • Represent only 5% of the year
  • Off-peak times
    • Electricity is billed at 7.821 cents per kilowatt-hour
    • May-September: All hours except 2 p.m. – 6 p.m., Monday through Friday
    • October-April: All hours of every day

Saving energy is smart! It’s easier than ever to have a more comfortable, energy-saving home and help protect the environment. Save with these energy-saving products, rebates and discounts.

  • Get a $25 Energy-Saving Kit – The Online Energy Checkup is easy and takes just a few minutes. Answer a few questions about your homenand get a $25 Energy Saving kit delivered to your door – for no charge! The kit contains LED bulbs and other energy-saving products.
  • Save $586 with IM Home + Smart Thermostat– IM Home on your Apple or Android phone can control your home’s temperature from anywhere,
    anytime. Get $586 in rebates, bill credits and year-round energy savings.
  • Get $40 for Your Fridge – We’ll give you $40 and pick up your old working fridge or freezer – for no cost. Recycle and save energy!
  • Rebates on HVAC and Energy-Saving Products – Get rebates on energy-saving products like ceiling fans, dehumidifiers, ductless heat pumps, smart thermostats, pool pumps and more.