Key Details & Requirements
Please take note of these considerations that can help get your new power construction project completed as efficiently as possible.
- The accuracy and completeness of the information you provide in your application is critical to initiation of any engineering work by TNMP.
- Some information may need to come from the electrician or engineer you've hired for your project.
- Modifications or additions made after the original submission often results in delays, some of which can be significant.
Additional Information Requirements
- TNMP may require additional data to determine the facilities we need to install to serve you, depending on the nature of your project.
- If applicable, a TNMP designer or engineer will contact you to discuss the need for additional information.
- The sooner we receive your additional information, the sooner we'll be able to resume your project.
Easements & Permits
- Easements must be granted if we are to install facilities across your property or a third party's property.
- Construction can't begin until all requirement easements and / or permits are in place.
- Permits from the state are required if our facilities are to cross a state highway or a farm-to-market road.
- Permits are required from appropriate rail companies if our facilities are to cross a railroad.
Costs to Customer
- Residential and small commercial/industrial loads with maximum demands less than 9 kilowatts: $3,000 per customer.
- Secondary commercial/industrial loads in excess of 9 kilowatts: $182 per kilowatt, based on maximum kilowatts.
- Primary service: $113 per kilowatt, based on maximum kilowatts.
- One design, based on your application (Form 255) submission, will be provided for your project.
- Labor costs associated with additional design work can be charged to you if you reject our original design and / or request alternatives.
- Additional design work also can result in significant delays.
Material Lead Times
- Your project may be delayed if it requires materials that must be ordered because they aren't commonly stocked in our distributors' warehouses.
- Material ordering can delay projects as much as 16 weeks.
- We will let you know if your project might be subject to a delay due to material orders.
- Materials won't be ordered until any payments required to be made by you have been received.