1. From the Rate menu, select Editors | Time of Use. The Time of Use Editor window appears.

    • TOUs are listed by vendor and name. You can sort the lists by clicking on a column heading. Sort the lists in reverse order by clicking the column heading once more.

  2. Select the appropriate TOU definition then click . The Time of Use Properties window appears.

  3. Modify the name by clearing the name field then entering the new name. You are limited to 16 characters. You may use letters (all caps only), numbers, underscores (_), dashes (-), ampersands (&) or slashes (/) but not special characters (such as *, #).

  4. Modify the vendor by selecting the new vendor from the drop-down list.

  5. Modify the holiday group by selecting the new holiday group from the drop-down list.

  6. Modify the non-peak period name by clearing the Non-Period name field then entering the new name. This is the catch-all period, typically named Off-Peak. Any time period not specifically defined by the rest of the TOU definition will be part of this period.

  7. Modify the peak name by clearing the Peak Name field then entering the new name.

  8. Modify the day selection by clicking  in the Days field. The Day Selection window appears.

    1. Select the days to include when this peak period is occurring. If you select Weekdays or Weekends, the option to select individual days is unavailable. Typical rates use either Weekdays or All.

    2. Click OK. The Day Selection window closes.

The Days field is populated with a single letter code representing the selections made. Multiple letters appear if you selected more than one day.

M – Monday, T – Tuesday, W – Wednesday, R – Thursday, F – Friday, D – Weekdays, E – Weekends, H – Holiday

  1. Modify the type by clicking in the Type field then selecting the peak type from the drop-down list.

  2. Modify the start and end times by clicking in the appropriate field then enter the time using Military time.

  3. Remove a peak by selecting the appropriate peak then clicking .

  4. After making your selections, click OK. The Time of Use Properties window closes.

  5. Exit the Time of Use Editor by clicking Close.

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