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TDU/TDSP Delivery Charges
Charges assessed by a Transmission and Distribution Utility (TDU) for the delivery of electricity to a customer over poles and wires and through other TDU facilities. Though these charges are assessed to the Retail Electric Provider (REP) and not the consumer directly, REPs may itemize these charges on consumers’ electric bills.

These charges can also be called "Transmission and Distribution Surcharges."  For a complete listing of the current fees for Houston/CenterPoint Energy that you might see itemized on your bill, click here.
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