Lynches River Electric Cooperative

Lynches River Electric Cooperative is an electricity cooperative with headquarters in Pageland , South Carolina and serving customers in South Carolina including in cities like Lancaster, Cheraw, Elgin CDP, Pageland, and Springdale CDP. There are 10 industrial customer accounts, 1,106 commercial customers and 20,208 residential customer accounts receiving service from the supplier. Lynches River Electric Cooperative has an average residential electricity price of 14.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 11.34% more than the average national price of 13.45 cents. They sold 438,762 megawatt hours in 2020 through retail accounts. During the same timeframe, Lynches River Electric Cooperative obtained 468,465 megawatt hours by way of the wholesale market. In 2020, the provider made a total of $53,172,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 95.02% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

About Lynches River Electric Cooperative

The state average monthly residential electric bill is $140.03, while the Lynches River Electric Cooperative average is 6.82% more at $148.24 per month. Lynches River Electric Cooperative ranks 39th in the state for average monthly bill amount. The supplier currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices and then resell it at a higher rate to end customers.

Lynches River Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Consumers of Lynches River Electric Cooperative can take advantage of net metering, which is a positive for both parties. Without net metering, solar panel installation is significantly less attractive economically, as citizens have no way to sell unused electricity back into the infrastructure system.

Energy Loss

All companies who produce electricity have some energy loss from heat depletion or other factors. Lynches River Electric Cooperative is not an exception, as they average a yearly loss of approximately 6.34% of the aggregate electricity they produce. This percentage of loss results in them receiving a rank of 1204th best out of 3510 suppliers who report energy loss in the US.

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 February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.150/kWh$0.143/kWh$158.24/mo.$148.24/mo.
2702nd14.98¢Lynches River Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2761st$148.24Average monthly electric bill for Lynches River Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Lynches River Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:707 South Arant Street
    Pageland , South Carolina 29728
    United States of America

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Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss

29,703MWh

1204 National Rank

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Lynches River Electric Cooperative State Coverage

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South Carolina21,32450,523,00024100%

Lynches River Electric Cooperative County Coverage

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Chesterfield County45,650413.06$146.49/mo
Kershaw County66,551612.26$131.62/mo
Lancaster County98,012312.88$132.36/mo

Cities Lynches River Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Bethune, SC
  • Cheraw, SC
  • Chesterfield, SC
  • Heath Springs, SC
  • Jefferson, SC
  • Kershaw, SC
  • Lancaster, SC
  • McBee, SC
  • Mount Croghan, SC
  • Pageland, SC
  • Patrick, SC
  • Ruby, SC

* 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 electricity rate for Lynches River Electric Cooperative customers?

Customers of Lynches River Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity rate 14.98 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

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

Consumers of Lynches River Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bill of $148.24.

What is the phone number for Lynches River Electric Cooperative?

Lynches River Electric Cooperative's customer service phone number is (843) 672-6111

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

Lynches River Electric Cooperative supplies electricity in 3 counties.

What cities does Lynches River Electric Cooperative sell electricity to?

Lynches River Electric Cooperative has customers in 12 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25