Powder River Energy Corporation

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Powder River Energy Corporation Rate & Electric Bills

Powder River Energy Corporation residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.100/kWh$188.42/mo.$88.15/mo.
1344th11.77¢Powder River Energy Corporation's Average residential price per kWh
2314th$135.62Average monthly electricity bill for Powder River Energy Corporation's residential customers

About Powder River Energy Corporation

Powder River Energy Corporation is an electricity cooperative providing electricity in 2 different states within the US including Montana and Wyoming. In addition, this service territory includes 11 cities within these states. The supplier has a total of 26,964 electricity customers. There are 15,603 residential customers, 7,396 commercial customers and 3,965 industrial customers. The residential electricity price for consumers of Powder River Energy Corporation is, on average, 11.77 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 13.94% lower than the national average price of 13.67 cents, which ranks the provider 1344th out of 2922 providers in the country for best average electricity price. Approximately 1,842,740 megawatt hours were sold by the provider to retail customers in 2020. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 1,910,070 megawatt hours were acquired by way of wholesale channels. In 2020, they made a total of $158,724,500 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 97.16% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

Consumers of the supplier have an average monthly residential electric bill of $135.62. This is 12.11% more than the national average of $120.98. The company does not have ownership in any electricity production facilities and all of the power that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other companies.

Powder River Energy Corporation Net Metering

Luckily, Powder River Energy Corporation allows consumers to take part in net metering. Net metering makes solar panel purchases more economically viable as it gives the ability for individuals to sell electricity back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity generation business. Suppliers must report these losses. Powder River Energy Corporation reported an annual loss of around 3.40% of the electricity that they transmit. This percentage of energy lost results in them being given a rank of 469th best out of 3510 providers who report energy loss in the United States.

Powder River Energy Corporation Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:200 Garner Lake Road
    Gillette, Wyoming 82716
    United States of America
  • CEO:Mike Easley

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Energy Loss

Powder River Energy Corporation's energy loss due to business operations.

-3.40%

Total Energy Loss

64,946MWh

469 National Rank

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Powder River Energy Corporation State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Montana1775,479,520260.25%
Wyoming26,787158,818,060599.75%

Powder River Energy Corporation County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Big Horn County13,124612.15$105.81/mo
Campbell County47,026211.61$135.66/mo
Crook County7,181211.64$134.00/mo
Johnson County8,447311.58$131.30/mo
Powder River County1,694413.69$140.65/mo
Sheridan County30,921312.06$115.33/mo
Weston County6,838111.61$135.83/mo

Cities Powder River Energy Corporation Has Coverage

  • Buffalo, WY
  • Clearmont, WY
  • Gillette, WY
  • Hulett, WY
  • Kaycee, WY
  • Moorcroft, WY
  • Newcastle, WY
  • Pine Haven, WY
  • Sundance, WY
  • Upton, WY
  • Wright, WY

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

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Powder River Energy Corporation FAQ:

How many states does Powder River Energy Corporation provider electricity in?

There are 2 states that receive at least some electricity coverage by Powder River Energy Corporation including Montana and Wyoming.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Powder River Energy Corporation customers?

The average BUNDLED rate of electricity for consumers of Powder River Energy Corporation is 11.77 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Powder River Energy Corporation?

Powder River Energy Corporation's CEO is Mike Easley.

What cities does Powder River Energy Corporation have customers in in?

Powder River Energy Corporation has customers in 11 cities.

What is the phone number for Powder River Energy Corporation?

Powder River Energy Corporation's customer service phone number is (800) 442-3630

What is the average bundled bill for Powder River Energy Corporation customers each month?

Powder River Energy Corporation currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $135.62, compared to the national of $120.98 for bundled service.

How many counties does Powder River Energy Corporation supply electricity to?

There are 7 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Powder River Energy Corporation.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01