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Philippi Municipal Electric

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About Philippi Municipal Electric

Philippi Municipal Electric is headquartered in Philippi, West Virginia and it serves the population living in the city. Philippi Municipal Electric's patrons spend, on average, 10.81 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 31.31% lower than the national average rate of 15.73 cents, resulting in the supplier ranking 447th lowest for average electricity rate out of 2892 providers in the nation. Around 35,219 megawatt hours were sold by the provider to retail accounts in 2019. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 38,443 purchased by the company. The total revenue for the supplier in 2019 was $3,083,000, which was earned entirely through electricity sales to retail customers.

The West Virginia average monthly residential power bill is $142.32, while the Philippi Municipal Electric average is 47.48% less at $78.04 per month. This is the lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in the state. The company currently does not generate any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices from other companies and then resell it at a higher rate to end consumers.

Philippi Municipal Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Philippi Municipal Electric residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.076/kWh$112.11/mo.$54.84/mo.
447th10.81¢Philippi Municipal Electric's Average residential price per kWh
257th$78.04Average monthly electricity bill for Philippi Municipal Electric's residential customers

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Philippi Municipal Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:344 South Main Street
    Philippi, West Virginia 26416
    United States of America

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    • States Served:
      • West Virginia
    • Counties Served:
      • Barbour County
    • Major Cities Served:
    Energy provider of the year for West Virginia, Mid-Sized Provider Category
    Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
    West Virginia, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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    Energy provider of the year for West Virginia, Mid-Sized Provider Category
    Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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    Energy provider of the year for West Virginia, Mid-Sized Provider Category
    Lowest Average Residential Monthly Bill
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    Philippi Municipal Electric State Coverage

    StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
    West Virginia1,7963,518,003.1610100%

    Philippi Municipal Electric County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Barbour County15,600316.05$127.49/mo

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    Philippi Municipal Electric FAQ:

    What is the average bundled bill for Philippi Municipal Electric customers each month?

    Philippi Municipal Electric currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $78.04, compared to the West Virginia average of $142.32 and the national of $142.32 for bundled service.

    What is the average bundled electricity rate for Philippi Municipal Electric customers?

    Philippi Municipal Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 10.81 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 14.24 cents and the average United States rate of 15.73 cents.

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    Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
    Published: 2022-08-01