Capital Electric Cooperative

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About Capital Electric Cooperative

Capital Electric Cooperative is an electric cooperative supplying electricity in North Dakota, including cities such as Bismarck, Lincoln, Wilton, Apple Valley CDP, and Wing. At the moment, there are 21,305 customers of the supplier. About 0.29% of them are industrial properties, 12.50% are commercial customers and 87.21% are residential properties. Capital Electric Cooperative's consumers are billed an average residential electricity rate of 10.53 cents per kilowatt hour . This is below both the state and the national average rates of 11.04 and 13.71 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. They sold 369,943 megawatt hours through retail sales in 2020. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up 100.00% of the electricity sourced by the company. Their revenue for 2020 from electricity related activities was $39,364,000, with 98.91% coming from retail sales to end users.

Customers of the supplier pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $109.04. This is 0.10% higher than the state average bill of $108.93. The company is not associated with any electricity production plants and all of the electricity that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other providers. Consumers of the company deal with 0.38 power outages on average per year, with outages lasting about 28.9 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Energy Loss

All electricity companies who generate electricity suffer from some energy loss via heat depletion or other causes. Capital Electric Cooperative is no different, as they have a yearly loss of roughly 4.32% of the electricity they transmit. The state of North Dakota has an energy loss average of 2.13% and the US average is 2.76%, giving Capital Electric Cooperative a rank of 11th best out of 33 suppliers who report energy loss in the state.

Capital Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Capital Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.105/kWh$0.102/kWh$109.04/mo.$105.31/mo.
708th10.53¢Capital Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
1403rd$109.04Average monthly electricity bill for Capital Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Capital Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:4111 State Street
    Bismarck, North Dakota 58502
    United States of America
  • CEO:Paul Fitterer

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Energy provider of the year for North Dakota, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Shortest Average Electricity Outages
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Energy provider of the year for North Dakota, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
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Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
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Energy Loss

Capital Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


736 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Capital Electric Cooperative's Power Outages

28.9 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

0.38 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Capital Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
North Dakota21,30538,935,80013100%

Capital Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Burleigh County98,458410.39$103.14/mo
Sheridan County1,265510.29$126.38/mo

Cities Capital Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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

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Capital Electric Cooperative FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Capital Electric Cooperative?

Paul Fitterer is the CEO of Capital Electric Cooperative.

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

Consumers of Capital Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $109.04.

How many counties does Capital Electric Cooperative have customers in to?

Capital Electric Cooperative provides electricity in 2 counties.

What is the phone number for Capital Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Capital Electric Cooperative by phone via (888) 223-1513.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Capital Electric Cooperative customers?

Consumers of Capital Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 10.53 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

When will Capital Electric Cooperative power be restored?

Average outage times for Capital Electric Cooperative are about 28.9 minutes per outage.

What cities does Capital Electric Cooperative offer service to?

Capital Electric Cooperative serves electricity in 5 cities in the country including North Dakota.

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