City of Dover Electric Utilities

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About City of Dover Electric Utilities

City of Dover Electric Utilities is a municipally owned organization. The largest city served by City of Dover Electric Utilities is Dover, but the company also supplies electricity to 15 cities in the state of Delaware. There are 41 industrial customers, 3,427 commercial customers and 21,180 residential customers who are served by the company. City of Dover Electric Utilities has an average residential electricity rate of 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.15% less than the state's average rate of 12.53 cents and 9.63% less than the national average of 13.71 cents. About 731,771 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail end users in 2020. The electricity generated in the company's power plants made up 3.67% of the electricity sourced by the company. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 96.33%. They earned $74,093,000 in total revenue in 2020, which all came from retail electricity sales.

Patrons of the supplier pay an average residential electricity bill of $105.8. This is 12.73% less than the national average of $121.23. Electricity production plants associated with the company use non-renewable fuels to generate 100.00% of their total electricity production, or 5,615 megawatt hours. This total ranks them at 387th in the United States out of 3509 providers. The provider is the 3rd highest in Delaware out of 14 companies for megawatt hours produced by burning natural gas. Based on total customers, City of Dover Electric Utilities is the 577th largest company out of 3509 electricity companies in the US.

City of Dover Electric Utilities Net Metering

Consumers of City of Dover Electric Utilities have the ability to use net metering. This is a positive for any customer considering installing private solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their excess megawatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is always a consideration when dealing with electricity transmission. City of Dover Electric Utilities currently averages a loss of approximately 0.06% of the electricity they transmit. The state of Delaware has an energy loss average of 5.74% and the US average is 2.76%, giving City of Dover Electric Utilities a rank of 26th best out of 3509 providers who report energy loss in the nation.

City of Dover Electric Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

City of Dover Electric Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.117/kWh$157.52/mo.$74.87/mo.
1647th12.39¢City of Dover Electric Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
1271st$105.8Average monthly electricity bill for City of Dover Electric Utilities' residential customers

City of Dover Electric Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:5 East Reed Street
    Dover, Delaware 19901
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Dave Hugg

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Quick Facts About City of Dover Electric Utilities

City of Dover Electric Utilities is ranked 542nd in the United States for electricity production, generating 5,615 megawatt hours.

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Energy Loss

City of Dover Electric Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-0.06%

Total Energy Loss

405MWh

26 National Rank

City of Dover Electric Utilities Energy Makeup

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City of Dover Electric Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Delaware24,64873,677,0004100%

City of Dover Electric Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Kent County181,851814.32$148.99/mo

Power Plants Owned by City of Dover Electric Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Dover DE Natural Gas 5,6154,235,780,542.84754,368.75

City of Dover Electric Utilities Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
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100.00%

Cities City of Dover Electric Utilities Has Coverage

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City of Dover Electric Utilities FAQ:

Who is the CEO of City of Dover Electric Utilities?

The CEO of City of Dover Electric Utilities is Dave Hugg.

What is the average bundled bill for City of Dover Electric Utilities customers each month?

Consumers of City of Dover Electric Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $105.80.

What percentage of City of Dover Electric Utilities' electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuels?

City of Dover Electric Utilities produces 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

What is the phone number for City of Dover Electric Utilities?

City of Dover Electric Utilities' customer service phone number is (302) 736-7035

What cities does City of Dover Electric Utilities have customers in to?

City of Dover Electric Utilities serves 15 cities.

What percentage of City of Dover Electric Utilities' electricity is produced using renewable fuel sources?

Power generation facilities owned by or associated with City of Dover Electric Utilities produce 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for City of Dover Electric Utilities customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for customers of City of Dover Electric Utilities is 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many power plants are owned by or associated with City of Dover Electric Utilities?

City of Dover Electric Utilities owns or is associated with one power plant.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-24