City of Newark Electric

City of Newark Electric is a municipally owned organization supplying electricity in Delaware. On recent government reports, the company showed a total of 12,792 electricity customers. This total is made up of 0.42% industrial accounts, 11.16% commercial customers and 88.41% residential accounts. Consumers of City of Newark Electric are charged an average residential electricity rate of 16.31 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 31.14% higher than the state's average price of 12.44 cents and 21.28% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. In 2020 the company sold 92.69% of their disposition by way of normal retail sales to end users. During the same timeframe, City of Newark Electric generated 294 megawatt hours from plants owned by the provider and acquired 433,533 megawatt hours through the wholesale market. The revenue for the company in 2020 from electricity sales was $52,375,800, with $50,236,300 coming from retail sales to end users.

About City of Newark Electric

The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer of City of Newark Electric is $121.07 per month, while the national average is $120.24. Customers of the provider have a 0.69% higher bill compared to the rest of the United States. Electricity generation is not handled in house at the company, as they purchase power at wholesale rates from other suppliers to then be resold to their consumers.

City of Newark Electric Net Metering

City of Newark Electric offers net metering options to their customers. Net metering allows citizens to sell kilowatt hours back to their electricity company, which makes the purchase of solar and other electricity sources a cheaper project.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity due to heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is part of operating in the electricity generation business. Providers must report these losses. City of Newark Electric reported a yearly loss of around 5.68% of the electricity that they transmit. This percentage of loss gives them a rank of 1074th best out of 3510 suppliers who report energy loss in the country and 4th best out of 11 in the state.

City of Newark Electric Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.184/kWh$0.141/kWh$153.46/mo.$76.21/mo.
2882nd16.31¢City of Newark Electric's Average residential price per kWh
2080th$121.07Average monthly electric bill for City of Newark Electric's residential customers

City of Newark Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:220 South Main Street
    Newark, Delaware 19711
    United States of America
  • CEO:Bhadresh Patel

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Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss


1074 National Rank

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City of Newark Electric State Coverage

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City of Newark Electric County Coverage

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New Castle County558,753512.77$104.27/mo

Cities City of Newark Electric Has Coverage

  • Arden, DE
  • Ardencroft, DE
  • Ardentown, DE
  • Bellefonte, DE
  • Clayton, DE
  • Delaware City, DE
  • Elsmere, DE
  • Middletown, DE
  • New Castle, DE
  • Newark, DE
  • Newport, DE
  • Odessa, DE
  • Smyrna, DE
  • Townsend, DE
  • Wilmington, DE

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

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City of Newark Electric FAQ:

What is the average bill for City of Newark Electric customers each month?

Customers of City of Newark Electric pay, on average, a monthly bill of $121.07.

Who is the CEO of City of Newark Electric?

Bhadresh Patel is the current CEO of City of Newark Electric.

What cities does City of Newark Electric sell electricity in?

City of Newark Electric provides electricity in 15 cities throughout the United States including, Delaware.

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

The average price of electricity for customers of City of Newark Electric is 16.31 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for City of Newark Electric?

The City of Newark Electric phone number is (302) 366-7000.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25