Cost Recovery 

MISO charges monthly billing rates to recover operating costs. Rates are calculated using total recoverable costs divided by total company MWhs by service line (billing determinants). We publish forecasted rates monthly.

The operating costs include the following and are applicable to each schedule listed below:

  • Salaries/Benefits
  • Outside Services
  • Computer Maintenance
  • Occupancy and Telecommunications
  • Insurance
  • Supplies and Other
  • Deprecation
  • Amortization
  • Other misc.

Schedule 10

The cost recovery adder associated with the provision of transmission and reliability services comprised of the following:

  • Billing & Settlements
  • Insurance
  • Maintenance Coordination
  • Operations Planning
  • Reliability Coordination
  • Scheduling
  • Tariff Administration
  • Transmission Planning


Schedule 16

The cost recovery adder associated with the provision of Financial Transmission Rights (FTR) Administrative Services.


Schedule 17


The cost recovery adder associated with the provision of Energy Market Support Administrative Services.


Forecasted Rates

2018
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