Auburn Electric

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About Auburn Electric

Auburn Electric provides electricity for 2 cities in the state. The entity is a municipally owned entity. There are 6,658 residential customers, 913 commercial customer accounts and 159 industrial customer accounts receiving electricity from the company. Customers of Auburn Electric spend, on average, 8.80 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 42.85% lower than the US average rate of 15.39 cents. The company sold 424,350 megawatt hours in 2021 through traditional retail accounts. The megawatt hours sourced by the provider primarily came from megawatt hours that they purchased via wholesale channels. They purchased 429,786 on the wholesale market. In 2021 they had total electricity related revenue of $42,944,200, with 95.58% from retail sales.

Patrons of the provider pay an average residential power bill of $79.42. This is 42.78% less than the state average of $135.41. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity generation facilities and all of the megawatt hours that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other providers.

Energy Loss

All providers who transmit electricity have some energy loss via heat depletion or alternative causes. Auburn Electric is not an exception, as they have a yearly loss of about 0.80% of the electricity they generate. The Indiana average for energy loss is 3.91% and the US average is 2.45%. This leaves Auburn Electric with a ranking of 2nd best out of 111 electricity providers in the state and 93rd best out of 3509 companies in the country.

Auburn Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Auburn Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.095/kWh$0.087/kWh$79.42/mo.$73.80/mo.
200th8.80¢Auburn Electric's Average residential price per kWh
348th$79.42Average monthly electricity bill for Auburn Electric's residential customers

Auburn Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:5066 County Road 29
    Auburn, Indiana 46706
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Chris Schweitzer

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Energy Loss

Auburn Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


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93 National Rank

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Auburn Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Auburn Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
DeKalb County43,059614.93$124.65/mo

Cities Auburn Electric Has Coverage

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Auburn Electric FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Auburn Electric customers each month?

Auburn Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $79.42, compared to the Indiana average of $135.41 and the United States average of $135.41 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Auburn Electric?

You can reach Auburn Electric by phone via (260) 925-8232.

Who is the CEO of Auburn Electric?

Chris Schweitzer is the CEO of Auburn Electric.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Auburn Electric customers?

Auburn Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 8.80 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 15.31 cents and the average national rate of 15.39 cents.

What cities does Auburn Electric supply electricity to?

Auburn Electric provides electricity in 2 cities.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-01