Core Electric Cooperative

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About Core Electric Cooperative

Core Electric Cooperative provides electricity to 15 cities in the state including cities such as Aurora, Centennial, Castle Rock, Parker, and Lone Tree. The organization is an electric cooperative. On average, Core Electric Cooperative charges their patrons a residential electricity rate of 13.70 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is higher than the Colorado average price of 13.30 cents per kilowatt hour, it is lower than the nationwide average of 13.71 cents. They sold 2,508,998 megawatt hours through retail sales in 2020. Electricity generation plants owned by Core Electric Cooperative produced 46,634 megawatt hours and an additional 2,570,711 megawatt hours were procured on wholesale channels. The revenue for Core Electric Cooperative in 2020 from electricity sales was $309,509,000, with $307,832,000 from retail sales to end users.

The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer of Core Electric Cooperative is $123.16 per month, while the US average is $121.23. Core Electric Cooperative generates 941,926.89 megawatt hours from their generation plants, ranking them as the 17th highest generator of electricity of all 54 suppliers in Colorado. The company produces a total of 913,870.06 megawatt hours from coal use, which is the 156th most in the nation out of 3509 electricity providers. Production by the company from natural gas totals 28,056.83 megawatt hours, which is roughly 2.98% of their total generation.

Core Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Fortunately, Core Electric Cooperative offers net metering choices to customers of the company. This makes it cheaper for people who are interested to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unused wattage back to their supplier.

Energy Loss

Suppliers regularly report energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. Core Electric Cooperative recently reported a loss of 4.06% of the total electricity production total. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 15th best out of 54 providers who report energy loss in the state and 650th best out of 3509 in the country.

Core Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Core Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.142/kWh$0.127/kWh$143.89/mo.$99.31/mo.
2180th13.70¢Core Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
1946th$123.16Average monthly electricity bill for Core Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Core Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:5496 North U.S. Highway 85
    Sedalia, Colorado 80135
    United States of America
  • CEO:Jeff Baudier

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Quick Facts About Core Electric Cooperative

Based on customer count, Core Electric Cooperative is the 162nd largest provider out of 3509 suppliers in the country.

Core Electric Cooperative produces 941,926.89 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types, which is 234th in the United States out of 3509 companies.

Energy Loss

Core Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


650 National Rank

Core Electric Cooperative Energy Makeup

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Core Electric Cooperative State Coverage

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

Core Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Adams County519,572413.49$120.81/mo
Arapahoe County655,070213.43$109.58/mo
Clear Creek County9,397313.08$91.63/mo
Douglas County357,978313.67$119.86/mo
El Paso County730,395615.11$120.87/mo
Elbert County26,062214.27$132.73/mo
Fremont County48,939517.57$107.17/mo
Jefferson County582,910313.34$105.86/mo
Park County17,390213.62$120.27/mo
Summit County31,055312.93$83.40/mo

Power Plants Owned by Core Electric Cooperative

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Pueblo CO Coal 7,217,224.027,244,264,945.821,003.75

Core Electric Cooperative Fuel Makeup

Natural Gas

Cities Core Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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

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Core Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Core Electric Cooperative customers?

Core Electric Cooperative's current average bundled electricity rate is 13.70 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Colorado bundled rate of 13.30 cents and the average national rate of 13.71 cents.

What percentage of Core Electric Cooperative's electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuel types?

Core Electric Cooperative produces 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of Core Electric Cooperative?

Jeff Baudier is the CEO of Core Electric Cooperative.

What percentage of Core Electric Cooperative's electricity is produced from renewable fuel sources?

Core Electric Cooperative produces 0% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

What is the average bundled bill for Core Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Core Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $123.16, compared to the Colorado average of $90.11 and the nationwide of $90.11 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Core Electric Cooperative?

Core Electric Cooperative's customer service phone number is (800) 332-9540

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Core Electric Cooperative?

Core Electric Cooperative owns or is associated with one power plant.

How many counties does Core Electric Cooperative sell electricity to?

Core Electric Cooperative sells electricity to customers in 11 counties.

What cities does Core Electric Cooperative supply electricity in?

Core Electric Cooperative has customers in 15 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-08