Fuel Adjustment Charge To Change For Liberty Electric Customers

JEFFERSON CITY—Electric customers of The Empire District Electric Company d/b/a

Liberty (Liberty) will see a change in the fuel adjustment clause (FAC) charge on their electric bills

effective December 1, 2022.

Liberty made two filings. In its first filing (Case No. ER-2023-0122), Liberty sought to

adjust the FAC charge to reflect actual energy costs incurred by the Company during the six-month

period March 2022 through August 2022. The second filing was Liberty’s true-up filing (Case No.


For a residential customer using 1,000 kWh (1,000 kilowatt-hours) of electricity a month, the

FAC will increase by approximately $5.01 a month, from $12.97 to $17.98.

Liberty serves approximately 159,400 electric customers in the Missouri counties of Barry,

Barton, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Greene, Hickory, Jasper, Lawrence, McDonald, Newton,

Polk, St. Clair, Stone and Taney.