Metropolitan Edison Company

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About Metropolitan Edison Company

Metropolitan Edison Company provides electricity to 15 counties in the state including counties like Montgomery County, Bucks County, Lancaster County, Chester County, and York County. The company is an investor owned organization. On average, Metropolitan Edison Company's consumers purchase residential electricity for 13.51 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 4.28% lower than the nationwide average rate of 14.11 cents. They sold 5,026,699 megawatt hours by way of retail sales in 2020. Wholesale power purchases made up 100.00% of the total electricity sourced by the company and 5,401,638 megawatt hours were acquired via the wholesale market. In 2020, the provider earned 72.87% of their revenue from retail electricity sales to end users and 0.08% via sales on the wholesale electricity market.

The state average monthly residential electric bill is $114.02, while the Metropolitan Edison Company average is 11.08% more at $127.98 per month. Metropolitan Edison Company is the 58th ranked provider in the state for average monthly bill amount. The provider currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices from other companies and then resell it to end users.

Metropolitan Edison Company Net Metering

Offering net metering to consumers is a win-win situation for Metropolitan Edison Company and any citizens who get their electricity from the company. This is a positive for any consumer considering installing solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused wattage back to the electricity supplier.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity generation business. Electricity companies must report these losses. Metropolitan Edison Company recently reported an annual loss of around 6.25% of the electricity that they transmit. This percentage of loss gives them a ranking of 1190th best out of 3509 companies who report energy loss in the US.

Metropolitan Edison Company Rate & Electric Bills

Metropolitan Edison Company residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.147/kWh$0.115/kWh$168.99/mo.$80.99/mo.
2097th13.51¢Metropolitan Edison Company's Average residential price per kWh
2075th$127.98Average monthly electricity bill for Metropolitan Edison Company's residential customers

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Metropolitan Edison Company Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Parent Company:First Energy
  • Headquarters:600 South 5th Avenue
    Lebanon, Pennsylvania 17042
    United States of America
  • CEO:Linda Moss

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Energy Loss

Metropolitan Edison Company's energy loss due to business operations.


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1190 National Rank

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Metropolitan Edison Company State Coverage

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

Metropolitan Edison Company County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Adams County103,8526215.65$138.01/mo
Berks County428,8496515.80$138.51/mo
Bucks County646,5386716.29$136.67/mo
Chester County534,4136516.58$136.49/mo
Cumberland County259,4696616.08$138.46/mo
Dauphin County286,4016615.22$136.20/mo
Lancaster County552,9846515.10$135.74/mo
Lebanon County143,2576415.81$138.54/mo
Lehigh County374,5576415.24$136.30/mo
Monroe County168,3276415.30$136.53/mo

Cities Metropolitan Edison Company Has Coverage

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

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Metropolitan Edison Company FAQ:

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

Consumers of Metropolitan Edison Company pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $127.98.

Who is the CEO of Metropolitan Edison Company?

The current CEO of Metropolitan Edison Company is Linda Moss.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Metropolitan Edison Company customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for consumers of Metropolitan Edison Company is 13.51 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What company is Metropolitan Edison Company owned by?

Metropolitan Edison Company is a subsidiary of First Energy.

What is the phone number for Metropolitan Edison Company?

The Metropolitan Edison Company phone number is (888) 544-4877.

What cities does Metropolitan Edison Company provider electricity to?

Metropolitan Edison Company supplies in 182 cities.

How many counties does Metropolitan Edison Company offer service to?

There are 15 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Metropolitan Edison Company including Pennsylvania.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-01