Central Electric Cooperative

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About Central Electric Cooperative

Central Electric Cooperative provides electricity to 5 cities in Oregon such as the cities of Bend, Redmond, Prineville, Madras, and Sisters. The organization is an electric cooperative. With 35,659 total customers, the supplier provides electricity to 1,112 industrial customers, 2,959 commercial locations and 31,588 residential customers. Customers of Central Electric Cooperative are charged an average residential electricity rate of 9.14 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their customers, 35.26% lower than the average nationwide rate of 14.11 cents. In 2020 Central Electric Cooperative sold 753,497 megawatt hours via retail sales to end users. 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 $65,277,000, with $64,819,000 from retail sales to end users.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $125.95, while the Central Electric Cooperative average is 0.40% less at $125.44 per month. This is the 1994th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in the nation. The company does not have ownership in any power plants and all of the power that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other providers.

Central Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Customers of Central Electric Cooperative can take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer considering purchasing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused wattage back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Central Electric Cooperative currently averages a loss of around 5.78% of the electricity they transmit. Central Electric Cooperative's energy loss levels place them at of 17th best out of the 39 providers that operate in Oregon and report energy loss and 1097th best out of 3509 in the US.

Central Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.091/kWh$0.086/kWh$127.77/mo.$118.78/mo.
289th9.14¢Central Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
1994th$125.44Average monthly electricity bill for Central Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Central Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:2098 North West 6th Street
    Redmond, Oregon 97756
    United States of America
  • CEO:Robert C. Hochstetler

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Energy Loss

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

-5.78%

Total Energy Loss

46,263MWh

1097 National Rank

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Central Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Oregon35,65964,819,0007100%

Central Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Crook County24,73849.32$121.07/mo
Deschutes County198,25349.21$119.08/mo
Grant County7,233310.37$100.21/mo
Jefferson County24,502310.34$125.28/mo
Lake County8,16049.23$108.98/mo

Cities Central Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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

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Central Electric Cooperative FAQ:

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

Customers of Central Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $125.44.

Who is the CEO of Central Electric Cooperative?

Robert C. Hochstetler is the CEO of Central Electric Cooperative.

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

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Central Electric Cooperative is 9.14 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does Central Electric Cooperative offer service in?

There are 5 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Central Electric Cooperative including Oregon.

What is the phone number for Central Electric Cooperative?

Central Electric Cooperative's customer service phone number is (800) 924-8736

What cities does Central Electric Cooperative sell electricity to?

Central Electric Cooperative provides electricity in 5 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-08-01