Houlton, Maine Electric Utility

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About Houlton, Maine Electric Utility

The supplier recently disclosed a total of 5,493 customers, 1.40% of which are industrial accounts, 27.47% are commercial customers and 71.13% are residential customers. Patrons of Houlton, Maine Electric Utility are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.36 cents per kilowatt hour, ranking the provider at 1st out of 11 companies in the state and 1120th out of 2923 in the US. Approximately 75,832 megawatt hours were sold by the provider to retail end users in 2020. The electricity sourced by Houlton, Maine Electric Utility is made up primarily of megawatt hours they acquired via the wholesale electricity market. Of the electricity sourced whole purchased made up 100.00%. The revenue for Houlton, Maine Electric Utility for 2020 from electricity sales was $9,423,600, with 92.27% coming from retail sales to end users.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $121.23, while the Houlton, Maine Electric Utility average is 32.65% less at $81.65 per month. This is the 455th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in the nation. The company does not have ownership in any power plants and all of the power that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other providers.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Houlton, Maine Electric Utility currently averages a loss of around 5.89% of the electricity they transmit. Houlton, Maine Electric Utility's energy loss levels place them at of 9th best out of the 20 providers that operate in Maine and report energy loss and 1123rd best out of 3509 in the US.

Houlton, Maine Electric Utility Rate & Electric Bills

Houlton, Maine Electric Utility residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.095/kWh$107.61/mo.$48.69/mo.
1120th11.36¢Houlton, Maine Electric Utility's Average residential price per kWh
455th$81.65Average monthly electricity bill for Houlton, Maine Electric Utility's residential customers

Houlton, Maine Electric Utility Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:21 Bangor Street
    Houlton, Maine 04730
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Greg Sherman

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    Energy Loss

    Houlton, Maine Electric Utility's energy loss due to business operations.

    -5.89%

    Total Energy Loss

    4,744MWh

    1123 National Rank

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    Houlton, Maine Electric Utility State Coverage

    StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
    Maine5,4937,756,9397100%

    Houlton, Maine Electric Utility County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Aroostook County67,1051920.41$113.83/mo

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    Houlton, Maine Electric Utility FAQ:

    What is the average bundled bill for Houlton, Maine Electric Utility customers each month?

    Customers of Houlton, Maine Electric Utility pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $81.65.

    Who is the CEO of Houlton, Maine Electric Utility?

    Greg Sherman is the CEO of Houlton, Maine Electric Utility.

    What is the average bundled electricity rate for Houlton, Maine Electric Utility customers?

    The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Houlton, Maine Electric Utility is 11.36 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

    What is the phone number for Houlton, Maine Electric Utility?

    The Houlton, Maine Electric Utility phone number is (207) 532-2259.

    Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
    Published: 2022-08-01