Site is expected to power about 17,000 homes.
Few pleased by format used to receive their comments.
New monthly rate represents an increase, but rates remain historically low.
Cost of oil has been generally stuck in a range between $40-$50 a barrel for over a year.
Average price for a gallon of regular gas was $2.15.
Swanton to host 1st pubilc event Wednesday.
Drop in crude oil has driven 9-week decline at pump.
The utility said the average budget billing is about $66 a month for the upcoming heating season.
Better-than-anticipated data on labor market boosts financial stocks.
Automaker will pay approximately $2.6 billion for SolarCity.