Oregon Trail Electric Coop

About Oregon Trail Electric Coop

Oregon Trail Electric Coop is an electricity cooperative operating in 4 counties in Oregon. With 31,398 customers, the provider serves 25,680 residential customer accounts, 4,422 commercial customer accounts and 1,296 industrial accounts. Patrons of Oregon Trail Electric Coop spend, on average, 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Luckily for their patrons, this price is less than both the Oregon and the United States average rates of 11.22 and 13.26 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The supplier sold 639,533 megawatt hours via retail sales in 2020. The electricity sourced was made up of megawatt hours that they procured by way of the wholesale market. They purchased 679,413 wholesale megawatt hours. The revenue for Oregon Trail Electric Coop for 2020 from electricity sales was $55,875,200, with $55,188,500 coming from retail sales to end users.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $117.93, while the Oregon Trail Electric Coop average is 17.88% lower at $96.85 per month. The supplier is not associated with any electricity production facilities and all of the power that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other providers. The provider's consumers deal with an average of 1.41 electrical outages per customer per year. These outages go on for an average of 104.67 minutes, while the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Oregon Trail Electric Coop Net Metering

Luckily, Oregon Trail Electric Coop offers net metering options to consumers. Installation of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often too expensive for individuals. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell excess wattage back to the electricity supplier, making the installation of these alternative sources financially possible .

Energy Loss

Oregon Trail Electric Coop reports energy loss of 5.70% of their production during transmission. The Oregon average for energy loss is 1.78% and the United States average is 2.76%. This gives Oregon Trail Electric Coop a ranking of 15th best out of 39 companies in the state and 1077th best out of 3510 providers in the country.

Oregon Trail Electric Coop Rate & Electric Bills

Oregon Trail Electric Coop residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.101/kWh$0.093/kWh$96.85/mo.$92.74/mo.
590th10.12¢Oregon Trail Electric Coop's Average residential price per kWh
1020th$96.85Average monthly electric bill for Oregon Trail Electric Coop's residential customers

Oregon Trail Electric Coop Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:4005 23rd Street
    Baker City, Oregon 97850
    United States of America

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Oregon Trail Electric Coop Service

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

Oregon Trail Electric Coop's energy loss due to business operations.

-5.70%

Total Energy Loss

38,702MWh

1077 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Oregon Trail Electric Coop's Power Outages

104.67 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.41 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Oregon Trail Electric Coop State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Oregon31,39855,188,5008100%

Oregon Trail Electric Coop County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Baker County16,12439.63$103.60/mo
Grant County7,199410.34$99.87/mo
Harney County7,39359.19$89.21/mo
Union County26,835410.09$97.18/mo

Cities Oregon Trail Electric Coop Has Coverage

  • Baker City, OR
  • Burns, OR
  • Canyon City, OR
  • Cove, OR
  • Dayville, OR
  • Elgin, OR
  • Granite, OR
  • Greenhorn, OR
  • Haines, OR
  • Hines, OR
  • Imbler, OR
  • Island City, OR
  • John Day, OR
  • La Grande, OR
  • Long Creek, OR
  • Mount Vernon, OR
  • North Powder, OR
  • Prairie City, OR
  • Seneca, OR
  • Summerville, OR
  • Sumpter, OR
  • Union, OR

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

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Oregon Trail Electric Coop FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Oregon Trail Electric Coop customers each month?

Oregon Trail Electric Coop currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $96.85, compared to the Oregon average of $105.02 and the nationwide of $105.02 for bundled service.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Oregon Trail Electric Coop customers?

Oregon Trail Electric Coops current average bundled electricity rate is 10.12 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Oregon bundled rate of 11.22 cents and the average national rate of 13.26 cents.

What cities does Oregon Trail Electric Coop provider electricity in?

Oregon Trail Electric Coop has customers in 22 cities.

What is the phone number for Oregon Trail Electric Coop?

The Oregon Trail Electric Coop phone number is (541) 523-3616.

When will Oregon Trail Electric Coop power be restored?

Average outage times for Oregon Trail Electric Coop are approximately 104.67 minutes per outage.

How many counties does Oregon Trail Electric Coop provider electricity to?

There are 4 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Oregon Trail Electric Coop including, Oregon.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-05