Lynches River Electric Cooperative: Rates and Coverage Area

Lynches River Electric Cooperative

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About Lynches River Electric Cooperative

Lynches River Electric Cooperative is headquartered in Pageland, South Carolina and provides electricity in 3 counties throughout the state. The company recently disclosed a total of 21,846 total customers, 0.05% of which are industrial properties, 5.28% are commercial customers and 94.67% are residential properties. On average, Lynches River Electric Cooperative's residential electricity rate is 15.49 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 1.22% less than the national average price of 15.68 cents. In 2022 Lynches River Electric Cooperative sold 96.39% of their total megawatt hours disposed to end users (known as retail sales). Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 498,981 megawatt hours were procured by way of the wholesale market. In 2022, the provider had revenue of $56,905,000 from retail electricity sales to end users. Their revenue from all electricity activities was $58,580,000.

Consumers of the supplier pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $164. This is 20.79% above the US average of $135.78. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity plants and all of the electricity that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other companies.

Lynches River Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Lynches River Electric Cooperative is one of 35 providers in the state who offer net metering to their customers. This is a positive for any customer considering purchasing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their extra kilowatt hours into the grid.

Energy Loss

Lynches River Electric Cooperative recently reported an annual loss of around 3.61% of the electricity that they generate. Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is operating in the electricity production business and providers are required to report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Lynches River Electric Cooperative's energy loss amounts leave them with a rank of 11th best out of the 46 providers that operate in South Carolina and report energy loss and 521st best out of 3518 in the United.

Lynches River Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Lynches River Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.167/kWh$0.119/kWh$232.52/mo.$113.60/mo.
2207th15.49¢Lynches River Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2496th$164Average monthly electricity bill for Lynches River Electric Cooperative's residential customers

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Lynches River Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:707 South Arant Street
    Pageland, South Carolina 29728
    United States of America
  • CEO:Brian W. Broughton

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Lynches River Electric Cooperative Service

  • States Served:
    • South Carolina
  • Counties Served:
    • Lancaster County
    • Kershaw County
    • Chesterfield County
  • Major Cities Served:See all cities

Energy Loss

Lynches River Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-3.61%

Total Energy Loss

17,997MWh

521 National Rank

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Lynches River Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
South Carolina21,82756,275,040.2120100%

Lynches River Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Chesterfield County43,655314.70$164.91/mo
Kershaw County67,751714.16$159.88/mo
Lancaster County104,577313.60$141.78/mo

Cities Lynches River Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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

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Lynches River Electric Cooperative FAQ:

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

Customers of Lynches River Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $164.00.

What cities does Lynches River Electric Cooperative supply electricity in?

Lynches River Electric Cooperative supplies to 5 cities.

How many counties does Lynches River Electric Cooperative provider electricity in?

There are 3 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Lynches River Electric Cooperative including South Carolina.

What is the phone number for Lynches River Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Lynches River Electric Cooperative by phone via (843) 672-6111.

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

Lynches River Electric Cooperative's current average bundled electricity rate is 15.49 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 13.61 cents and the average US rate of 15.68 cents.

Who is the CEO of Lynches River Electric Cooperative?

The current CEO of Lynches River Electric Cooperative is Brian W. Broughton.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-01-18