Natchitoches Utilities

Natchitoches Utilities is a municipally owned organization providing electricity in 9 cities in the state of Louisiana including Natchitoches, Vienna Bend CDP, Campti, Natchez, and Point Place CDP. There are 7,366 residential customer accounts, 1,229 commercial customers and 5 industrial customer accounts served by the provider. Customers of Natchitoches Utilities pay an average residential electricity rate of 8.21 cents per kilowatt hour , which is less than both the state and US average prices of 10.26 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. They sold 271,848 megawatt hours by way of retail sales in 2020. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 280,366 megawatt hours were procured via the wholesale electricity market. Through electricity sales to end users , Natchitoches Utilities made $18,942,900 in 2020.

About Natchitoches Utilities

Patrons of the provider have an average monthly residential electric bill of $82.33. This is 35.53% lower than the Louisiana average bill of $125.04. The generation of megawatt hours recently sold by the company had CO2 pollution that were 4.01% below the levels from the past year. The company currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it at a higher rate to end consumers.

Natchitoches Utilities Net Metering

Net metering is not accessible to customers of Natchitoches Utilities. Net metering would allow private citizens to sell electricity back to their company, which makes the installation of solar panels and other electricity sources more economically viable.

Energy Loss

Natchitoches Utilities recently reported an annual loss of roughly 3.04% of the electricity that they generate. Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is operating in the electricity generation business and providers must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. This percentage of energy lost results in them being given a ranking of 12th worst out of 20 companies who report energy loss in Louisiana.

Natchitoches Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Natchitoches Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.089/kWh$0.076/kWh$99.24/mo.$73.82/mo.
125th8.21¢Natchitoches Utilities's Average residential price per kWh
296th$82.33Average monthly electric bill for Natchitoches Utilities's residential customers

Natchitoches Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal

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Quick Facts About Natchitoches Utilities

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Natchitoches Utilities is the 1168th worst polluting provider in the country, emitting 120,062,537.26 kilograms of CO2 and other equivalent gases.

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Energy Loss

Natchitoches Utilities's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss


1042 National Rank

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Natchitoches Utilities State Coverage

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Natchitoches Utilities County Coverage

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Natchitoches Parish38,15859.78$117.35/mo

Cities Natchitoches Utilities Has Coverage

  • Ashland, LA
  • Campti, LA
  • Clarence, LA
  • Goldonna, LA
  • Natchez, LA
  • Natchitoches, LA
  • Powhatan, LA
  • Provencal, LA
  • Robeline, LA

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

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Natchitoches Utilities FAQ:

How much is the average bill for Natchitoches Utilities customers each month?

Natchitoches Utilities currently has an average monthly electric bill of $82.33, compared to the Louisiana average of $125.04 and the nationwide of $125.04.

What is the average electricity rate for Natchitoches Utilities customers?

Natchitoches Utilitiess current average electricity rate is 8.21 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Louisiana rate of 10.26 cents and the average national rate of 13.45 cents.

What is the phone number for Natchitoches Utilities?

You can reach Natchitoches Utilities by phone via (318) 357-3850.

What cities does Natchitoches Utilities have customers in to?

Natchitoches Utilities supplies in 9 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25