Northeast Louisiana Power

About Northeast Louisiana Power

Northeast Louisiana Power is an electricity cooperative serving 10 counties in Louisiana. The provider recently disclosed a total of 11,551 residential customer accounts, 3,199 commercial customers and 2,595 industrial customer accounts, which makes up the sum of their customers. Northeast Louisiana Power charges their customers a residential electricity rate of 8.54 cents per kilowatt hour on average. Thankfully for their patrons, this rate is lower than both the state and national average prices of 10.26 and 13.26 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. They sold 267,038 megawatt hours in 2020 via retail sales. The electricity sourced by the company is made up primarily of megawatt hours they purchased on wholesale channels. Of the electricity sourced whole purchased made up 100.00%. The revenue for Northeast Louisiana Power in 2020 from electricity sales was $24,157,000, with 100.00% coming from retail sales to end users.

The Louisiana average monthly residential electric bill is $125.04, while the Northeast Louisiana Power average is 7.34% below at $116.39 per month. This is the 25th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in Louisiana. The provider currently does not generate their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices from other companies and then resell it to end consumers. Consumers of the supplier deal with 2.12 power outages a year with outages lasting an average of 138 minutes.

Northeast Louisiana Power Net Metering

Thankfully, Northeast Louisiana Power allows consumers to take part in net metering. Net metering makes solar panel installation more economically feasible as it gives the ability for people to sell electricity into the grid.

Energy Loss

Northeast Louisiana Power recently reported a yearly loss of around 6.41% of the electricity that they produce. Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity production business and electricity companies are required to report these losses. This percentage of electricity lost results in them receiving a rank of 16th best out of 35 providers who report energy loss in the state.

Northeast Louisiana Power Rate & Electric Bills

Northeast Louisiana Power residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.091/kWh$0.084/kWh$126.15/mo.$116.39/mo.
220th8.54¢Northeast Louisiana Power's Average residential price per kWh
1755th$116.39Average monthly electric bill for Northeast Louisiana Power's residential customers

Northeast Louisiana Power Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1411 Landis Street
    Winnsboro, Louisiana 71295
    United States of America

Northeast Louisiana Power Contact

  • Website:www.nelpco.coop
  • Customer Service Phone:(318) 281-0259
  • Business Customer Service:(318) 435-4523
  • Social Media:

Northeast Louisiana Power Service

    Energy provider of the year for Louisiana, Mid-Sized Provider Category
    Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
    Louisiana, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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    Energy provider of the year for Louisiana, Mid-Sized Provider Category
    Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
    Louisiana, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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    Energy provider of the year for Louisiana, Mid-Sized Provider Category
    Top 3 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
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    Energy Loss

    Northeast Louisiana Power's energy loss due to business operations.

    -6.41%

    Total Energy Loss

    18,302MWh

    1213 National Rank

    Grid Reliability

    Length & Frequency of Northeast Louisiana Power's Power Outages

    138 min.

    vs. national average of 122.99 min.

    2.12 outages/yr

    vs. national average of 1.21

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    Northeast Louisiana Power State Coverage

    StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
    Louisiana17,34524,157,00017100%

    Northeast Louisiana Power County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Caldwell Parish9,91839.27$119.52/mo
    Catahoula Parish9,494510.40$128.84/mo
    East Carroll Parish6,86129.27$119.35/mo
    Franklin Parish20,01529.27$119.36/mo
    Issaquena County1,327312.12$131.03/mo
    Madison Parish10,95129.27$119.35/mo
    Morehouse Parish24,87429.27$119.36/mo
    Richland Parish20,12229.27$119.36/mo
    Tensas Parish4,33439.48$117.06/mo
    West Carroll Parish10,83029.27$119.35/mo

    Cities Northeast Louisiana Power Has Coverage

    • Baskin, LA
    • Bastrop, LA
    • Bonita, LA
    • Clarks, LA
    • Collinston, LA
    • Columbia, LA
    • Delhi, LA
    • Delta, LA
    • Epps, LA
    • Forest, LA
    • Gilbert, LA
    • Grayson, LA
    • Kilbourne, LA
    • Lake Providence, LA
    • Mangham, LA
    • Mer Rouge, LA
    • Mound, LA
    • Newellton, LA
    • Oak Grove, LA
    • Oak Ridge, LA
    • Pioneer, LA
    • Rayville, LA
    • Richmond, LA
    • St. Joseph, LA
    • Tallulah, LA
    • Winnsboro, LA
    • Wisner, LA

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

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    Northeast Louisiana Power FAQ:

    How much is the average bundled bill for Northeast Louisiana Power customers each month?

    Northeast Louisiana Power currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $116.39, compared to the Louisiana average of $125.04 and the nationwide of $125.04 for bundled service.

    What is the average bundled electricity rate for Northeast Louisiana Power customers?

    Northeast Louisiana Powers current average bundled electricity rate is 8.54 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Louisiana bundled rate of 10.26 cents and the average national rate of 13.26 cents.

    What cities does Northeast Louisiana Power provider electricity in?

    Northeast Louisiana Power has customers in 27 cities.

    What is the phone number for Northeast Louisiana Power?

    The Northeast Louisiana Power phone number is (318) 281-0259.

    When will Northeast Louisiana Power power be restored?

    Average outage times for Northeast Louisiana Power are approximately 138 minutes per outage.

    How many counties does Northeast Louisiana Power provider electricity to?

    There are 10 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Northeast Louisiana Power including, Louisiana.

    Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
    Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-07