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About Illuminating Company

Illuminating Company serves electricity to 9 counties in Ohio including counties like Cuyahoga County, Summit County, Lorain County, Lake County, and Trumbull County. The entity is an investor owned entity. At the time of the most recent government reports, the provider had a total of 216,893 electricity customers signed on for their services. This total is made up of 91.70% residential customer accounts, 8.26% commercial customer accounts and 0.04% industrial customers. On average, Illuminating Company charges their customers a residential electricity price of 16.41 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.61% below the state's average price of 17.03 cents and 4.31% more than the national average of 15.73 cents. In 2022 the company sold 98.85% of their total megawatt hours disposed via normal retail sales to end users. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 3,823,131 megawatt hours procured by the company. Their total revenue in 2022 from electricity activities was $1,061,839,100, with $416,939,100 coming from retail sales to end users.

Consumers of the company pay an average residential electricity bill of $104.42. This is 22.87% below the nationwide average bill of $135.39. Electricity production is not part of the Illuminating Company business plan, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates and then resell to their consumers.

Illuminating Company Net Metering

Consumers of Illuminating Company are able to take advantage of net metering solutions, which is a positive for both parties. This makes it easier for people to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell extra kilowatt hours back to their electricity provider.

Energy Loss

Illuminating Company loses electricity at a rate of 0.54% of their generation due to heat dissipation and other causes. The state of Ohio has an energy loss average of 2.38% and the national average is 2.87%, giving Illuminating Company a rank of 12th best out of 165 providers who report energy loss in the state.

Illuminating Company Rate & Electric Bills

Illuminating Company residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.206/kWh$0.111/kWh$163.77/mo.$31.86/mo.
2433rd16.41¢Illuminating Company's Average residential price per kWh
974th$104.42Average monthly electricity bill for Illuminating Company's residential customers

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Illuminating Company Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Parent Company:First Energy
  • Headquarters:11517 Fruitland Court
    Cleveland, Ohio 44102
    United States of America
  • CEO:Steve Strah

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Illuminating Company Plans

Illuminating Company offers a total of 9 plans for electricity. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Illuminating Company Plans

Safe Harbor 18

Residential

  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Safe Harbor 24

Residential

  • Rate 6.69¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

18 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 7.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

All Illuminating Company Plans

Safe Harbor 18

Residential

  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Safe Harbor 24

Residential

  • Rate 6.69¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

18 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 7.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Safe Harbor 36

Residential

  • Rate 6.89¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 11.09¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 9.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 9.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 11.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

Energy Loss

Illuminating Company's energy loss due to business operations.

-0.54%

Total Energy Loss

20,755MWh

71 National Rank

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Illuminating Company State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Ohio216,893385,123,1947100%

Illuminating Company County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Ashtabula County97,0145120.93$147.43/mo
Cuyahoga County1,236,0415220.98$146.20/mo
Geauga County95,4695121.01$146.79/mo
Lake County231,8425021.03$146.57/mo
Lorain County316,2685620.53$151.23/mo
Medina County183,5125520.52$151.24/mo
Portage County161,7455120.56$150.53/mo
Summit County535,8825320.55$150.23/mo
Trumbull County200,6435420.56$150.37/mo

Cities Illuminating Company Has Coverage

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Illuminating Company FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Illuminating Company?

The current CEO of Illuminating Company is Steve Strah.

What cities does Illuminating Company offer service in?

Illuminating Company serves electricity to 105 cities.

How much is the average bundled bill for Illuminating Company customers each month?

Consumers of Illuminating Company pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $104.42.

What company is Illuminating Company owned by?

Illuminating Company is a subsidiary of First Energy.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Illuminating Company customers?

Customers of Illuminating Company, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 16.41 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does Illuminating Company have customers in in?

There are 9 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Illuminating Company including Ohio.

What is the phone number for Illuminating Company?

Illuminating Company's customer service phone number is (800) 633-4766

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-06-14