Understanding My Bill

Account #

Your account number with BUECI for this specific service location.

Service Address

How your specific service location is mapped by BUECI, generally ends with your house or building number and if applicable, your apartment number.

Bill Date

The date the bill was generated on.  Billing cycles start from middle of the month and end in the middle of the following month (For example, from November 16th to December 14th) and bills are usually generated 3 business days prior to the end of the month and post marked on the last business day of the month.


Short for “multiplier”. This usually won’t apply to residential customers and will reflect a multiplier of 1.

Beginning Reading and Ending Reading

For each service/utility type (with the exception of Sewer) there will be a beginning read and date and an ending read and date.  This will give your usage for the specific billing cycle.


Stands for “kilowatt-hour” (one kilowatt is 1,000 watts) and is the common term used when speaking of power production or power needs.  For example, a 100-watt light bulb left on for ten hours uses one kWh (kilowatt-hour) of electricity.


Stands for “centum cubic feet“, a common natural gas volumetric measurement. One CCF = 100 cubic feet of natural gas.


Stands for gallon, in the United States this is a unit of volume for liquid measure equal to four quarts.  It can also be measured as 231 cubic inches (or 3.785 liters).