Orient, Iowa Electric Utility

Orient, Iowa Electric Utility operates in 7 cities and is classified as a municipally owned entity. The supplier last disclosed a total of 234 total customers, 8 of which are commercial accounts and the rest of which are residential customers. The residential electricity price for consumers of Orient, Iowa Electric Utility is, on average, 13.57 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for their consumers, this rate is above both the Iowa and nationwide average rates of 12.68 and 13.33 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. In 2019 Orient, Iowa Electric Utility sold 90.21% of their megawatt hours by way of normal retail sales to end users. Wholesale power purchases made up 100.00% of the total electricity sourced by the company . Exactly 2,522 megawatt hours were purchased by way of wholesale channels. The total revenue for Orient, Iowa Electric Utility for 2019 from electricity sales was $295,000, with all revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

About Orient, Iowa Electric Utility

The United States average monthly residential electric bill is $120.11, while the Orient, Iowa Electric Utility average is 33.08% lower at $80.38 per month. Orient, Iowa Electric Utility is the 174th (out of 256) highest polluting provider in the state and 3216th (out of 3511) highest in the nation. The supplier currently does not generate their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it to end users.

Orient, Iowa Electric Utility Net Metering

Consumers of Orient, Iowa Electric Utility cannot participate in net metering offerings. This is a negative for any consumer considering installing personal solar panels, as net metering would allow them to sell their unneeded electricity back to their electricity supplier.

Energy Loss

Loss of electricity due to heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is part of being in the electricity production business. Providers are required to report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Orient, Iowa Electric Utility recently reported an annual loss of about 7.34% of the electricity that they transmit. These averages enable us to compare and contrast the grid efficiencies of the companies who operate around the country. Orient, Iowa Electric Utility has been given a rank of 504th worst out of 3511 suppliers who report energy loss in the US.

Orient, Iowa Electric Utility Rate & Electric Bills

Orient, Iowa Electric Utility residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

2370th13.57¢Orient, Iowa Electric Utility's Average residential price per kWh
562nd$80.38Average monthly electric bill for Orient, Iowa Electric Utility's residential customers

Orient, Iowa Electric Utility Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:114 South Broad Street
    Orient, Iowa 50858
    United States of America

Orient, Iowa Electric Utility Contact

  • Customer Service Phone:(641) 337-5711

Orient, Iowa Electric Utility Service

    Energy Loss

    Orient, Iowa Electric Utility's energy loss due to business operations.

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    Total Energy Loss

    185MWh

    504 National Rank

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    Orient, Iowa Electric Utility State Coverage

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    Orient, Iowa Electric Utility County Coverage

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    Adair County7,152813.16$106.06/mo

    Cities Orient, Iowa Electric Utility Has Coverage

    • Adair, IA
    • Bridgewater, IA
    • Casey, IA
    • Fontanelle, IA
    • Greenfield, IA
    • Orient, IA
    • Stuart, IA

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

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    Orient, Iowa Electric Utility FAQ:

    What is the average bill for Orient, Iowa Electric Utility customers each month?

    Customers of Orient, Iowa Electric Utility pay, on average, a monthly bill of $80.38.

    What is the phone number for Orient, Iowa Electric Utility?

    The Orient, Iowa Electric Utility phone number is (641) 337-5711.

    What is the average electricity rate for Orient, Iowa Electric Utility customers?

    Orient, Iowa Electric Utilitys current average electricity rate is 13.57 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state rate of 12.68 cents and the average US rate of 13.33 cents.

    What cities does Orient, Iowa Electric Utility provider electricity to?

    Orient, Iowa Electric Utility serves electricity to 7 cities in the United States including, Iowa.

    Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
    Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25