Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative: Rates and Coverage Area

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative

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About Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative is an electric cooperative. The largest city served by the provider is Chippewa Falls, but the company also supplies electricity to 5 cities in Wisconsin. Electricity providers must regularly report the total number of customers signed on for their services to government agencies. In the most recent report the company reported 7,466 customers receiving their services. Around 92.61% of these are residential accounts, 7.05% are commercial accounts and 0.35% are industrial properties. Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative charges their consumers a residential electricity price of 15.80 cents per kilowatt hour on average, resulting in the company ranking 93rd out of 121 companies in the state and 2298th out of 2893 in the country. Of the 107,846 megawatt hours the provider sold and dispossessed, 102,558 were from sales to end users. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 107,846 megawatt hours were purchased on wholesale channels. The revenue for the company for 2019 from electricity sales was $14,728,600, with 98.89% coming from retail sales to end users.

The national average monthly residential electric bill is $135.78, while the Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative average is 17.12% higher at $159.02 per month. Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative is the 2431st ranked company in the nation for average monthly bill total. The company currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it at a higher rate to end users.

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Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.137/kWh$198.87/mo.$118.30/mo.
2298th15.80¢Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2431st$159.02Average monthly electricity bill for Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative's residential customers

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Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:317 South 8th Street
    Cornell, Wisconsin 54732
    United States of America
  • CEO:Dean Ortmann

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Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Wisconsin7,46615,477,621.1946100%

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Chippewa County66,807915.93$133.74/mo
Rusk County14,182516.52$117.53/mo

Cities Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative FAQ:

How many counties does Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative have customers in to?

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative supplies electricity to customers in 2 counties.

How much is the average bundled bill for Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative customers each month?

The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative is $159.02. The state average bundled bill is $112.84 and the nationwide average is $112.84.

What is the phone number for Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative?

The Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative phone number is (715) 239-6800.

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

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative's current average bundled electricity rate is 15.80 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 17.25 cents and the average national rate of 15.68 cents.

Who is the CEO of Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative?

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative's CEO is Dean Ortmann.

What cities does Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative offer service in?

Chippewa Valley Electric Cooperative supplies to 5 cities in the country including Wisconsin.

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2023-12-06