C & L Electric

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About C & L Electric

C & L Electric is an electricity cooperative. The largest county serviced by C & L Electric is Saline County, but the company also operates in in 10 counties in the state. On recent government reports, the provider listed a total of 22,252 electricity customers. This total is made up of 89.92% residential customer accounts, 10.03% commercial customer accounts and 0.05% industrial accounts. C & L Electric bills their consumers a residential electricity rate of 11.20 cents per kilowatt hour on average, which is 1.64% below the average state price of 11.39 cents and 20.61% less than the nationwide average of 14.11. About 335,195 megawatt hours were sold by the provider to retail end users in 2020. The electricity sourced by the provider primarily came from megawatt hours that they procured by way of the wholesale electricity market. They purchased 367,975 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2020, the supplier made a total of $38,014,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 98.55% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

Customers of the provider have an average residential electric bill of $112.94. This is 9.16% below the state average of $124.48. Electricity generation is not handled in house at the company, as they purchase power at wholesale rates and then resell to their consumers.

C & L Electric Net Metering

Consumers of C & L Electric are able to participate in net metering solutions, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer considering purchasing solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused wattage into the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is a fact of life when dealing with electricity transmission. C & L Electric currently averages a loss of around 8.73% of the total electricity they generate. The state average for energy loss is 3.39% and the nationwide average is 2.76%. This results in C & L Electric getting a ranking of 27th best out of 36 electricity companies in the state and 1365th best out of 3509 suppliers in the nation.

C & L Electric Rate & Electric Bills

C & L Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.111/kWh$127.05/mo.$112.94/mo.
1008th11.20¢C & L Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1542nd$112.94Average monthly electricity bill for C & L Electric's residential customers

C & L Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:900 Church Street
    Star City, Arkansas 71667
    United States of America
  • CEO:Gregory S. Smith

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Energy Loss

C & L Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


1365 National Rank

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C & L Electric State Coverage

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

C & L Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Arkansas County17,149311.82$134.54/mo
Bradley County10,545411.62$123.54/mo
Cleveland County7,550211.38$122.19/mo
Dallas County6,482411.75$124.67/mo
Desha County11,395211.40$123.10/mo
Drew County17,350311.48$123.03/mo
Grant County17,958311.41$123.33/mo
Jefferson County67,260311.54$126.76/mo
Lincoln County12,941211.35$120.40/mo
Saline County123,416512.03$134.14/mo

Cities C & L Electric Has Coverage

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

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C & L Electric FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for C & L Electric customers each month?

C & L Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $112.94, compared to the Arkansas average of $124.48 and the nationwide of $124.48 for bundled service.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for C & L Electric customers?

C & L Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 11.20 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 11.39 cents and the average nationwide rate of 14.11 cents.

What is the phone number for C & L Electric?

C & L Electric's customer service phone number is (870) 628-4221

Who is the CEO of C & L Electric?

C & L Electric's current CEO is Gregory S. Smith.

What cities does C & L Electric offer service in?

C & L Electric serves 12 cities throughout the country.

How many counties does C & L Electric provider electricity in?

There are 10 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by C & L Electric including Arkansas.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01