East Central Energy

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About East Central Energy

With their main offices in Braham, Minnesota, East Central Energy offers electricity services 2 states throughout the United States. There are 63,157 customers of the company. About 0.28% of them are industrial properties, 10.26% are commercial customer accounts and 89.46% are residential customers. East Central Energy's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 15.65 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.15% higher than the national average of 13.71 cents. Around 937,461 megawatt hours were sold by the company to retail customers in 2020. The electricity sourced by the company is made up primarily of megawatt hours they acquired on the wholesale electricity market. Of the electricity sourced by the company, whole purchased made up 100.00%. The total revenue for the company for 2020 from electricity sales was $124,053,000, with 99.50% coming from retail sales to end users.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $121.23, while the East Central Energy average is 12.89% higher at $136.85 per month. East Central Energy is the 2344th ranked company in the United States 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 to end consumers.

East Central Energy Net Metering

East Central Energy, fortunately, allows consumers to participate in net metering. Net metering allows residents to sell megawatt hours back to the grid, making the purchase of solar panels and other alternative electricity sources more economically viable.

Energy Loss

East Central Energy currently loses around 4.72% of the electricity that they produce via heat dissipation and other causes. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This results in East Central Energy receiving a ranking of 818th best out of 3509 providers in the United States.

East Central Energy Rate & Electric Bills

East Central Energy residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.182/kWh$0.120/kWh$175.29/mo.$106.22/mo.
2614th15.65¢East Central Energy's Average residential price per kWh
2344th$136.85Average monthly electricity bill for East Central Energy's residential customers

East Central Energy Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:412 Main Avenue North
    Braham, Minnesota 55006
    United States of America
  • CEO:Justin Jahnz

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Energy Loss

East Central Energy's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


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East Central Energy State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

East Central Energy County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Aitkin County15,697414.96$122.98/mo
Benton County41,379315.36$133.39/mo
Burnett County16,526414.58$108.85/mo
Carlton County36,207414.53$122.74/mo
Chisago County56,621414.94$118.67/mo
Douglas County44,295414.28$103.42/mo
Isanti County41,135214.94$131.08/mo
Kanabec County16,032215.43$136.87/mo
Mille Lacs County26,459315.30$128.88/mo
Morrison County34,010712.69$116.21/mo

Cities East Central Energy Has Coverage

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East Central Energy FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for East Central Energy customers each month?

The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of East Central Energy is $136.85. The national average is $121.23 for bundled service.

Who is the CEO of East Central Energy?

East Central Energy's current CEO is Justin Jahnz.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for East Central Energy customers?

Customers of East Central Energy, on average, have an electricity BUNDLED rate 15.65 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does East Central Energy sell electricity in?

East Central Energy supplies electricity in 13 counties.

What cities does East Central Energy supply electricity in?

East Central Energy supplies to 43 cities in the United States.

What is the phone number for East Central Energy?

The East Central Energy phone number is (800) 254-7944.

How many states does East Central Energy offer service to?

There are 2 states that receive at least some electricity coverage by East Central Energy.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-21