Warning! Your electric bill is about to go up!

Beginning July 1st, Emera Maine customers are going to see changes in their electricity delivery rates.

A typical Emera customer in the Maine Public District here in northern Maine, using 500 kWh per month, will be billed about $1.03 MORE per month than under previous rates. However, Emera Customers in the Bangor Hydro District, using 500 kWh per month, will be billed about $3.53 LESS per month than under previous rates.

Customers will see changes to three rates on their bills: transmission, stranded costs and conservation. However, Emera's distribution rates will not change.

New customer rates will be posted on the company's website, emeramaine.com as of July 1st.