City of New Bern Electric

City of New Bern Electric is a municipally owned entity. The largest city served by City of New Bern Electric is New Bern, but the company also operates in 4 cities in North Carolina. The provider recently reported a total of 23,011 customers. Around 84.40% are residential accounts, 15.56% are commercial customer accounts and 0.04% of these are industrial customers. Customers of City of New Bern Electric are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.49% below the US average price of 13.45 cents. They sold 11 megawatt hours through wholesale channels to other electricity providers and 432,340 megawatt hours by way of retail sales in 2020. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up 100.00% of the electricity sourced by the company. The revenue for the company in 2020 from electricity sales was $49,694,000, with $49,346,000 coming from retail sales to end users and $2,000 from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

About City of New Bern Electric

The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $121.21, while the City of New Bern Electric average is 0.97% higher at $122.38 per month. City of New Bern Electric is the 23rd ranked provider in the state for average monthly bill amount. The company achieved a decrease in CO2 emission amounts of 4.18% over the course of the previous year. Electricity production is not part of the City of New Bern Electric business plan, as they purchase power at wholesale rates and then resell to their consumers.

City of New Bern Electric Net Metering

Sadly, City of New Bern Electric does not allow their consumers to take part in net metering. Net metering would make it easier for people to install solar and other alternative electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Losing energy from heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is a reality of being in the electricity production business. Electricity companies must report these losses. City of New Bern Electric reported a yearly loss of roughly 4.53% of the electricity that they produce. These averages allow us to compare and contrast the infrastructure efficiencies of the various companies who operate around the country. City of New Bern Electric has earned a rank of 28th worst out of 54 providers who report energy loss in the state and 631st worst out of 3511 in the US.

City of New Bern Electric Rate & Electric Bills

City of New Bern Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.100/kWh$122.38/mo.$102.36/mo.
907th12.04¢City of New Bern Electric's Average residential price per kWh
946th$122.38Average monthly electric bill for City of New Bern Electric's residential customers

City of New Bern Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:606 Fort Totten Drive
    New Bern, North Carolina 28560
    United States of America

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Quick Facts About City of New Bern Electric

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City of New Bern Electric releases 190,944,341.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions due to megawatt hours sold, which ranks it as the 33rd worst polluting electricity company in North Carolina out of 54.

Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
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Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
North Carolina, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
North Carolina, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy Loss

City of New Bern Electric's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

20,514MWh

631 National Rank

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City of New Bern Electric State Coverage

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North Carolina23,01149,346,00032100%

City of New Bern Electric County Coverage

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Craven County102,139313.28$131.70/mo

Cities City of New Bern Electric Has Coverage

  • Bridgeton, NC
  • New Bern, NC
  • River Bend, NC
  • Trent Woods, NC

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

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City of New Bern Electric FAQ:

What is the average electricity rate for City of New Bern Electric customers?

Customers of City of New Bern Electric, on average, have an electricity rate 12.04 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for City of New Bern Electric?

City of New Bern Electric's customer service phone number is (252) 639-2750

How much is the average bill for City of New Bern Electric customers each month?

Consumers of City of New Bern Electric pay, on average, a monthly bill of $122.38.

What cities does City of New Bern Electric have customers in to?

City of New Bern Electric has customers in 4 cities throughout the United States including, North Carolina.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25