New Hampshire Electric

About New Hampshire Electric

New Hampshire Electric is an electric cooperative with headquarters in Plymouth, New Hampshire and supplying electricity to customers in New Hampshire including in cities such as Concord, Derry CDP, Laconia, Lebanon, and Claremont. New Hampshire Electric's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 19.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.69% more than the average New Hampshire rate of 19.13 cents and 48.08% higher than the national average of 13.26. They sold 655,657 megawatt hours in 2020 via retail sales. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 705,091 megawatt hours were purchased by way of wholesale channels. In 2020, the company made a total of $141,192,200 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $126,491,900 from retail sales to end users.

Customers of the company have an average residential electric bill of $116.28. This is 3.68% lower than the New Hampshire average bill of $120.63. By total customers, New Hampshire Electric is the 233rd largest provider out of 3510 providers in the country. Consumers of the supplier experience 2.46 power outages each year with outages lasting an average of 304.18 minutes. Production by the provider from natural gas totals 2,128.07 megawatt hours, which is roughly 91.22% of their total production.

New Hampshire Electric Net Metering

Consumers of New Hampshire Electric are able to participate in net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often too expensive for residents. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell excess megawatt hours back to the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically feasible .

Energy Loss

New Hampshire Electric currently suffers from the loss of roughly 6.73% of the electricity that they produce via heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of loss earns them a rank of 5th best out of 12 providers who report energy loss in the state and 1263rd best out of 3510 in the United States.

New Hampshire Electric Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.223/kWh$0.180/kWh$155.98/mo.$87.30/mo.
2882nd19.64¢New Hampshire Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1753rd$116.28Average monthly electric bill for New Hampshire Electric's residential customers

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 is ranked 633rd in the United States for total electricity production, producing 2,332.8 megawatt hours.

New Hampshire Electric generates 2,332.8 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types, which is 410th out of 3510 providers in the United States.

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Energy Loss

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

-6.73%

Total Energy Loss

47,475MWh

1263 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 Hampshire80,755129,333,2903100%

New Hampshire Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Belknap County61,303418.81$117.92/mo
Carroll County48,910318.86$118.04/mo
Cheshire County76,085318.94$119.36/mo
Coos County31,563219.68$123.45/mo
Grafton County89,886518.54$111.64/mo
Merrimack County151,391319.66$123.07/mo
Rockingham County309,769419.19$120.60/mo
Strafford County130,633319.57$122.73/mo
Sullivan County43,146319.35$121.21/mo

Power Plants Owned by New Hampshire Electric

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Braintree Town MA Natural Gas 20,73611,109,980.41535.78Yes

New Hampshire Electric Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
91.22%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
8.78%

Cities New Hampshire Electric Has Coverage

  • Claremont, NH
  • Concord, NH
  • Franklin, NH
  • Laconia, NH
  • Lebanon, NH

* 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 cities does New Hampshire Electric supply electricity to?

New Hampshire Electric supplies to 5 cities throughout the nation.

Who is the CEO of New Hampshire Electric?

New Hampshire Electric’s current CEO is James Bakas.

When will New Hampshire Electric power be restored?

Average outage times for New Hampshire Electric are approximately 304.178 minutes per outage.

What percentage of New Hampshire Electric’s electricity is generated using renewable fuels?

New Hampshire Electric produces 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

What is the phone number for New Hampshire Electric?

New Hampshire Electric's customer service phone number is (800) 698-2007

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

New Hampshire Electrics current average bundled electricity rate is 19.64 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 19.13 cents and the average nationwide rate of 13.26 cents.

What percentage of New Hampshire Electric’s electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuel types?

Electric production plants owned by or associated with New Hampshire Electric generate 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

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

New Hampshire Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $116.28, compared to the New Hampshire average of $120.63 and the US of $120.63 for bundled service.

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

There is one power plant associated with or owned by New Hampshire Electric.

How many counties does New Hampshire Electric offer service in?

New Hampshire Electric provides electricity in 9 counties in the nation.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-04