New Hampshire Electric

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About New Hampshire Electric

New Hampshire Electric is an electric cooperative. The largest city served by the provider is Laconia, but the company also supplies electricity to 12 cities in New Hampshire. The average residential electricity rate for consumers of New Hampshire Electric is around 22.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 57.18% higher than the average nationwide rate of 14.11 cents. In 2020 the company sold 655,657 megawatt hours to end users (known as retail sales). The purchase of wholesale electricity made up 100.00% of the electricity sourced by the company. Their total revenue for 2020 from electricity related activities was $141,192,200, with $126,491,900 coming from retail sales to end users.

The national average monthly residential electric bill is $125.95, while the New Hampshire Electric average is 3.70% higher at $130.61 per month. New Hampshire Electric is the 2160th ranked company in the nation for average monthly bill total. The provider's consumers experience an average of 2.46 power outages per consumer a year. These outages last on average of 304.18 minutes, while the national average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes each outage. By megawatt hours produced, New Hampshire Electric is the 54th largest provider out of 164 suppliers in Massachusetts. New Hampshire Electric ranks as the 54th highest total electricity producer in the state out of 21 companies.

New Hampshire Electric Net Metering

Luckily, New Hampshire Electric offers net metering choices to consumers. Without net metering, solar panel installation is significantly less attractive economically, as consumers have no way to sell extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is a fact of life when working with electricity transmission. New Hampshire Electric currently averages a loss of around 6.73% of the total electricity they produce. These averages allow us to compare and contrast the grid efficiencies of the providers who operate around the United States. New Hampshire Electric has received a rank of 5th best out of 21 providers who report energy loss in New Hampshire.

New Hampshire Electric Rate & Electric Bills

New Hampshire Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.242/kWh$0.181/kWh$168.31/mo.$88.04/mo.
2898th22.18¢New Hampshire Electric's Average residential price per kWh
2160th$130.61Average monthly electricity bill for New Hampshire Electric's residential customers

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New Hampshire Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:579 Tenney Mountain Highway
    Plymouth, New Hampshire 03264
    United States of America
  • CEO:James Bakas

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Quick Facts About New Hampshire Electric

New Hampshire Electric produces 1,731.78 megawatt hours from the burning of natural gas and ranks 18th in the state out of 21 suppliers for this category.

New Hampshire Electric is the 414th largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types in the US out of 3509 suppliers.

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Energy Loss

New Hampshire Electric's energy loss due to business operations.

-6.73%

Total Energy Loss

47,475MWh

1262 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of New Hampshire Electric's Power Outages

304.18 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

2.46 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

New Hampshire Electric Energy Makeup

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New Hampshire Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
New Hampshire81,600149,210,5303100%

New Hampshire Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Belknap County63,7051821.75$141.80/mo
Carroll County50,1071821.67$141.35/mo
Cheshire County76,4581821.23$136.40/mo
Coos County31,2681721.46$140.73/mo
Grafton County91,1182121.47$137.88/mo
Merrimack County153,8081721.53$141.00/mo
Rockingham County314,1761921.30$137.14/mo
Strafford County130,8891821.42$140.24/mo
Sullivan County43,0631821.40$137.56/mo

Power Plants Owned by New Hampshire Electric

New Hampshire Electric Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
67.48%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
32.52%

Cities New Hampshire Electric Has Coverage

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

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New Hampshire Electric FAQ:

What percentage of New Hampshire Electric's electricity is generated using renewable fuel sources?

New Hampshire Electric generates 0% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

How many counties does New Hampshire Electric have customers in to?

New Hampshire Electric provides electricity to customers in 9 counties.

When will New Hampshire Electric power be restored?

New Hampshire Electric's outages last, on average, approximately 304.178 minutes per each outage.

What is the average bundled bill for New Hampshire Electric customers each month?

New Hampshire Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $130.61, compared to the New Hampshire average of $133.07 and the United States average of $133.07 for bundled service.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for New Hampshire Electric customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for customers of New Hampshire Electric is 22.18 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many power plants are owned by or associated with New Hampshire Electric?

New Hampshire Electric owns or is associated with one power plant.

What is the phone number for New Hampshire Electric?

You can reach New Hampshire Electric by phone via (800) 698-2007.

Who is the CEO of New Hampshire Electric?

The current CEO of New Hampshire Electric is James Bakas.

What percentage of New Hampshire Electric's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Power generation plants owned by or associated with New Hampshire Electric generate 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

What cities does New Hampshire Electric offer service in?

New Hampshire Electric serves electricity to 12 cities throughout the nation.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-15