Pennyrile Electric

Pennyrile Electric serves 9 counties in Kentucky including Christian County, Muhlenberg County, Logan County, Simpson County, and Trigg County. On recent government reports, the company showed a total of 45,130 electricity customers. This total is made up of 0.06% industrial properties, 12.40% commercial accounts and 87.54% residential accounts. Pennyrile Electric bills their customers a residential electricity rate of 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour on average. While this is above the state average rate of 11.07 cents per kilowatt hour it is lower than the nationwide average of 13.45 cents. A total of 1,154,699 megawatt hours were sold via retail sales in 2020 by the supplier. The megawatt hours sourced by the provider primarily came from megawatt hours that they procured via wholesale channels. They purchased 1,220,268 megawatt hours on the wholesale market. In 2020 the company had total electricity related revenue of $122,380,100, with 98.00% from retail sales.

About Pennyrile Electric

The state average monthly residential electric bill is $122.32, while the Pennyrile Electric average is 18.37% higher at $144.4 per month. Pennyrile Electric is the 47th ranked company in the state for average monthly bill total. Electricity sales have contributed to an increase in CO2 pollution of 2.77% during the course of the past year. The provider is not associated with any power plants and all of the megawatt hours that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other companies.

Pennyrile Electric Net Metering

Pennyrile Electric does not allow their consumers the ability to use net metering. Net metering would make it easier for people who are interested to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell extra electricity back to their supplier.

Energy Loss

Companies routinely submit reports for energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Pennyrile Electric recently reported a loss of 5.35% of the electricity production amount. These averages enable us to compare and contrast the infrastructure efficiencies of the numerous suppliers who operate throughout the nation. Pennyrile Electric has received a rank of 10th worst out of 46 providers who report energy loss in the state and 429th worst out of 3511 in the country.

Pennyrile Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Pennyrile Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.105/kWh$225.59/mo.$103.03/mo.
850th11.82¢Pennyrile Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1312th$144.4Average monthly electric bill for Pennyrile Electric's residential customers

Pennyrile Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters: 2000 Harrison Street
    Hopkinsville, Kentucky 42240
    United States of America
  • CEO:Greg Grissom

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Quick Facts About Pennyrile Electric

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Emitting 534,105,781.05 kilograms of CO2, Pennyrile Electric ranks as the 435th highest polluting electricity provider in the country out of the 3511 we follow.

Energy Loss

Pennyrile Electric's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss


429 National Rank

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Pennyrile Electric State Coverage

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Pennyrile Electric County Coverage

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Butler County12,879210.69$139.19/mo
Caldwell County12,747311.67$141.35/mo
Christian County70,461311.61$142.50/mo
Logan County27,102311.42$142.21/mo
Lyon County8,210311.61$141.21/mo
Muhlenberg County30,622211.08$130.85/mo
Simpson County18,572310.62$137.78/mo
Todd County12,294111.68$144.39/mo
Trigg County14,651111.68$144.39/mo

Cities Pennyrile Electric Has Coverage

  • Adairville, KY
  • Allensville, KY
  • Cadiz, KY
  • Elkton, KY
  • Guthrie, KY
  • Hopkinsville, KY
  • LaFayette, KY
  • Lewisburg, KY
  • Oak Grove, KY
  • Pembroke, KY
  • Princeton, KY
  • Rochester, KY
  • Russellville, KY
  • Trenton, KY

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

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Pennyrile Electric FAQ:

What is the average bill for Pennyrile Electric customers each month?

Pennyrile Electric currently has an average monthly electric bill of $144.40, compared to the Kentucky average of $122.32 and the national of $122.32.

How many counties does Pennyrile Electric have customers in in?

There are 9 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Pennyrile Electric including, Kentucky.

What is the average electricity rate for Pennyrile Electric customers?

Consumers of Pennyrile Electric, on average, have an electricity rate 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Pennyrile Electric?

Pennyrile Electric’s current CEO is Greg Grissom.

What is the phone number for Pennyrile Electric?

The Pennyrile Electric phone number is (270) 886-2555.

What cities does Pennyrile Electric offer service in?

Pennyrile Electric supplies to 14 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-09-28