20.26.02.02

.02 Direct Billing of Energy Costs.

A. An owner using an energy allocation system shall directly bill an occupant only for the cost of the approximate energy use within a dwelling unit as determined through the use of energy allocation equipment.

B. An owner using an energy allocation system may not directly bill an occupant for:

(1) The cost of gas or electricity consumed in the operation of the apartment house that is not consumption within a dwelling unit as approximated by the use of an energy allocation system;

(2) Administrative fees or charges.