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About Meriwether Lewis Electric

Meriwether Lewis Electric operates in 9 cities throughout Tennessee and is considered an electricity cooperative. Electricity companies must regularly report the number of customers they have to government agencies. In the most recent report the company reported 35,682 customers signed up for their services. Exactly 9 of these customers are industrial accounts, 5,780 are commercial customers and 29,893 are residential accounts. The average residential electricity rate for patrons of Meriwether Lewis Electric is roughly 13.20 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.98% more than the average Tennessee price of 12.34 cents and 15.43% lower than the national average of 15.61. There were a total of 1,137,843 megawatt hours sold via retail sales in 2022 by the supplier. The electricity sourced by Meriwether Lewis Electric is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 1,198,615 purchased by the company. In 2022, the supplier made 96.03% of their revenue from retail electricity sales. Their revenue from electricity related activities was $124,004,900.

The Tennessee average monthly residential electric bill is $138.74, while the Meriwether Lewis Electric average is 14.86% higher at $158.54 per month. Meriwether Lewis Electric ranks 75th in the state for average monthly bill amount. The provider is not associated with any electricity facilities and all of the megawatt hours that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other providers. The electricity grid managed by the provider experiences an average of 2.47 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 4.31 minutes. The national average for other suppliers is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes each outage.

Energy Loss

Meriwether Lewis Electric currently has a loss of around 5.00% of the electricity that they generate. This percentage of loss results in them receiving a rank of 890th best out of 3510 providers who report energy loss in the US and 42nd best out of 84 in the state.

Meriwether Lewis Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Meriwether Lewis Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.114/kWh$158.54/mo.$130.05/mo.
1597th13.20¢Meriwether Lewis Electric's Average residential price per kWh
2446th$158.54Average monthly electricity bill for Meriwether Lewis Electric's residential customers

Meriwether Lewis Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1625 Highway 100
    Centerville , Tennessee 37033
    United States of America
  • CEO:Keith Carnahan

Meriwether Lewis Electric Contact

Meriwether Lewis Electric Service

  • Outage Phone:(888) 879-6038

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Energy Loss

Meriwether Lewis Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


890 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Meriwether Lewis Electric's Power Outages

4.31 min.

vs. national average of 137.24 min.

2.47 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.27

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Meriwether Lewis Electric State Coverage

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

Meriwether Lewis Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Hickman County24,848213.02$157.15/mo
Houston County8,238313.04$158.08/mo
Humphreys County18,956113.20$158.54/mo
Lewis County12,485213.15$158.59/mo
Perry County8,313113.20$158.54/mo
Stewart County13,569212.81$170.02/mo

Cities Meriwether Lewis Electric Has Coverage

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

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Meriwether Lewis Electric FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Meriwether Lewis Electric customers each month?

Meriwether Lewis Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $158.54, compared to the Tennessee average of $138.74 and the US of $138.74 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Meriwether Lewis Electric?

Meriwether Lewis Electric's customer service phone number is (931) 729-3558

What cities does Meriwether Lewis Electric supply electricity in?

Meriwether Lewis Electric supplies in 9 cities throughout the US.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Meriwether Lewis Electric customers?

Meriwether Lewis Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 13.20 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Tennessee bundled rate of 12.34 cents and the average nationwide rate of 15.61 cents.

When will Meriwether Lewis Electric power be restored?

Average outage times for Meriwether Lewis Electric are around 4.31 minutes per outage.

How many counties does Meriwether Lewis Electric offer service in?

There are 6 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Meriwether Lewis Electric.

Who is the CEO of Meriwether Lewis Electric?

Keith Carnahan is the current CEO of Meriwether Lewis Electric.

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-08-01