PPL Electric Utilities

PPL Electric Utilities supplies electricity for 9 states in the nation such as the cities of Louisville/Jefferson County metro government, Lexington-Fayette urban county, Allentown, Reading, and Scranton. The entity is an investor owned company. A total of 1,888,799 customers (86.90% residential customers, 12.91% commercial accounts and 0.19% industrial properties) purchase their electricity from the provider. On average, PPL Electric Utilities' customers spend 12.07 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity . This is lower than the United States average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour. There were a total of 48,083,490.45 megawatt hours sold via retail sales in 2020 by the supplier and 25,528,144.25 megawatt hours sold to wholesale customers. Power facilities owned by the company produced 30,541,062.23 megawatt hours and an additional 45,007,777.78 megawatt hours were purchased by way of the wholesale market. In 2020, the provider made 74.57% of their revenue from retail electricity sales and 4.94% from sales on the wholesale electricity market. Their total revenue from all electricity related activities was $6,040,536,586.

About PPL Electric Utilities

Patrons of the provider have an average monthly residential power bill of $117.29. This is 2.45% less than the nationwide average of $120.24. Generation by the supplier from natural gas totals 5,514,844.75 megawatt hours, which is around 10.48% of their total generation. The company produces a total of 46,689,769.04 megawatt hours from the use of coal. This is the 5th most in the country out of 3510 suppliers Based on megawatt hours generated, PPL Electric Utilities is the 26th largest electricity company out of 3510 in the United States.

PPL Electric Utilities Net Metering

Offering net metering to customers is a win-win situation for PPL Electric Utilities and individuals who receive their electricity from the company. Net metering allows residents to sell wattage back to the grid, making the installation of solar panels and other alternative electricity sources more financially viable.

Energy Loss

PPL Electric Utilities has energy loss of 3.40% of their total generation from heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of energy lost earns them a rank of 469th best out of 3510 providers who report energy loss in the nation.

PPL Electric Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

PPL Electric Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.108/kWh$164.69/mo.$90.57/mo.
1662nd12.07¢PPL Electric Utilities's Average residential price per kWh
1928th$117.29Average monthly electric bill for PPL Electric Utilities's residential customers

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Quick Facts About PPL Electric Utilities

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PPL Electric Utilities generates 99.27% of their total electricity production from non-renewable fuel sources. The total electricity produced from non-renewable sources is 52,246,566.5 megawatt hours, which is 23rd most in the country out of 3510 suppliers.

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PPL Electric Utilities ranks 119th in the United States out of 3510 companies for total megawatt hours produced from solar energy sources.

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PPL Electric Utilities is 60th in the US out of 3510 electricity companies for total megawatt hours generated from hydroelectric power.

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PPL Electric Utilities has the 26th largest total electricity production in the country, producing 52,629,409.2 megawatt hours.

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PPL Electric Utilities produces 0.73% of their electricity from sustainable fuel sources, which ranks them 443rd in the United States out of the 3510 companies we track.

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Energy Loss

PPL Electric Utilities's energy loss due to business operations.

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469 National Rank

PPL Electric Utilities Energy Makeup

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PPL Electric Utilities State Coverage

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Delaware4824,065,00012No DataIcon representing missing value.
District of Columbia265,628,00017No DataIcon representing missing value.
Maryland10121,867,00040No DataIcon representing missing value.
Montana829,046,0008No DataIcon representing missing value.
New Jersey13875,877,00023No DataIcon representing missing value.
Ohio2714,186,00098No DataIcon representing missing value.

PPL Electric Utilities County Coverage

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Adair County19,20259.51$99.93/mo
Anderson County22,747210.21$122.97/mo
Ballard County7,888211.60$132.34/mo
Barren County44,249610.48$112.32/mo
Bath County12,500310.49$110.71/mo
Bell County26,032210.65$121.54/mo
Berks County421,16429.31$91.45/mo
Bourbon County19,788310.54$121.16/mo
Boyle County30,060211.12$126.62/mo
Bracken County8,303310.38$118.96/mo

Power Plants Owned by PPL Electric Utilities

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Ghent KY Coal 10,900,716.0434,483,658.863.16YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Trimble County KY Coal 8,065,968322,247,892.8839.95YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Louisville/Jefferson County metro government KY Coal 7,200,94714,988,229.622.08YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Gallia County OH Coal 5,431,408.025,455,909,237.21,004.51YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Massac County IL Coal 5,206,560.9983,237,238.2815.99YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Louisville/Jefferson County metro government KY Natural Gas 5,047,4121,827,873,013.26362.14No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Madison IL Coal 5,043,427.025,109,380,736.251,013.08YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Mercer County KY Coal 1,228,720.011,274,625,876.471,037.36YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Louisville/Jefferson County metro government KY Conventional Hydroelectric 241,950No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Mercer County KY Conventional Hydroelectric 125,254No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

PPL Electric Utilities Fuel Makeup

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Cities PPL Electric Utilities Has Coverage

  • Adamstown, PA
  • Akron, PA
  • Alburtis, PA
  • Allentown, PA
  • Anchorage, KY
  • Appalachia, VA
  • Archbald, PA
  • Ashland, PA
  • Ashley, PA
  • Auburn, PA
  • Audubon Park, KY
  • Augusta, KY
  • Avis, PA
  • Avoca, PA
  • Bancroft, KY
  • Barbourmeade, KY
  • Bardstown, KY
  • Barlow, KY
  • Bear Creek Village, PA
  • Beattyville, KY
  • Beaver, OH
  • Beaver Dam, KY
  • Beaver Meadows, PA
  • Beavertown, PA
  • Bedford, KY
  • Beechwood Village, KY
  • Bellemeade, KY
  • Bellewood, KY
  • Benham, KY
  • Benton, PA
  • Berry, KY
  • Berrysburg, PA
  • Berwick, PA
  • Bethany, PA
  • Bethlehem, PA
  • Big Stone Gap, VA
  • Blakely, PA
  • Bloomfield, PA
  • Bloomsburg, PA
  • Blue Ridge Manor, KY
  • Bonnieville, KY
  • Bowmanstown, PA
  • Bradfordsville, KY
  • Brandenburg, KY
  • Bremen, KY
  • Briar Creek, PA
  • Briarwood, KY
  • Brodhead, KY
  • Broeck Pointe, KY
  • Brooksville, KY
  • Brownsboro Farm, KY
  • Brownsboro Village, KY
  • Burgin, KY
  • Burnside, KY
  • Butler, KY
  • Calhoun, KY
  • California, KY
  • Camargo, KY
  • Cambridge, KY
  • Camp Hill, PA
  • Campbellsburg, KY
  • Campbellsville, KY
  • Caneyville, KY
  • Carbondale, PA
  • Carlisle, PA
  • Carlisle, KY
  • Carrollton, KY
  • Catasauqua, PA
  • Catawissa, PA
  • Cave City, KY
  • Centertown, KY
  • Central City, KY
  • Centralia, PA
  • Christiana, PA
  • Clarks Green, PA
  • Clarks Summit, PA
  • Clarkson, KY
  • Clay, KY
  • Cleveland, VA
  • Clinchco, VA
  • Clinchport, VA
  • Clinton, KY
  • Clintwood, VA
  • Coeburn, VA
  • Coldstream, KY
  • Columbia, PA
  • Columbia, KY
  • Columbus, KY
  • Conyngham, PA
  • Coopersburg, PA
  • Coplay, PA
  • Corbin, KY
  • Corinth, KY
  • Corydon, KY
  • Crab Orchard, KY
  • Creekside, KY
  • Cressona, PA
  • Crestwood, KY
  • Crofton, KY
  • Crossgate, KY
  • Cumberland, KY
  • Cumberland Gap, TN
  • Cynthiana, KY
  • Dalton, PA
  • Danville, KY
  • Danville, PA
  • Dauphin, PA
  • Dawson Springs, KY
  • Deer Lake, PA
  • Denver, PA
  • Dickson City, PA
  • Dixon, KY
  • Douglass Hills, KY
  • Dover, KY
  • Drakesboro, KY
  • Druid Hills, KY
  • Duboistown, PA
  • Duffield, VA
  • Duncannon, PA
  • Dungannon, VA
  • Dunmore, PA
  • Dupont, PA
  • Duryea, PA
  • Earlington, KY
  • East Greenville, PA
  • East Petersburg, PA
  • East Prospect, PA
  • East Side, PA
  • Easton, PA
  • Eddyville, KY
  • Elizabethtown, KY
  • Elizabethtown, PA
  • Elizabethville, PA
  • Elverson, PA
  • Eminence, KY
  • Emmaus, PA
  • Ephrata, PA
  • Eubank, KY
  • Evarts, KY
  • Ewing, KY
  • Exeter, PA
  • Factoryville, PA
  • Fairfield, KY
  • Ferguson, KY
  • Fincastle, KY
  • Flemingsburg, KY
  • Flemington, PA
  • Forest City, PA
  • Forest Hills, KY
  • Fountain Hill, PA
  • Fox Chase, KY
  • Frackville, PA
  • Frankfort, KY
  • Fredonia, KY
  • Freeburg, PA
  • Freeland, PA
  • Freemansburg, PA
  • Gate City, VA
  • Georgetown, KY
  • Germantown, KY
  • Ghent, KY
  • Gilberton, PA
  • Girardville, PA
  • Glencoe, KY
  • Glenview, KY
  • Glenview Hills, KY
  • Glenview Manor, KY
  • Goose Creek, KY
  • Gordon, PA
  • Goshen, KY
  • Gratz, PA
  • Gratz, KY
  • Graymoor-Devondale, KY
  • Green Spring, KY
  • Greenville, KY
  • Halifax, PA
  • Harlan, KY
  • Harrisburg, PA
  • Harrodsburg, KY
  • Hartford, KY
  • Hartleton, PA
  • Hawley, PA
  • Haysi, VA
  • Hazleton, PA
  • Hebron Estates, KY
  • Hellertown, PA
  • Henderson, KY
  • Heritage Creek, KY
  • Herndon, PA
  • Hickory Hill, KY
  • Higginsport, OH
  • Highspire, PA
  • Hills and Dales, KY
  • Hillview, KY
  • Hodgenville, KY
  • Hollow Creek, KY
  • Hollyvilla, KY
  • Honaker, VA
  • Honesdale, PA
  • Honey Brook, PA
  • Horse Cave, KY
  • Houston Acres, KY
  • Hughestown, PA
  • Hughesville, PA
  • Hummelstown, PA
  • Hurstbourne, KY
  • Hurstbourne Acres, KY
  • Hustonville, KY
  • Indian Hills, KY
  • Irvine, KY
  • Island, KY
  • Jamestown, KY
  • Jeddo, PA
  • Jeffersontown, KY
  • Jeffersonville, KY
  • Jermyn, PA
  • Jersey Shore, PA
  • Jessup, PA
  • Jim Thorpe, PA
  • Jonesville, VA
  • Junction City, KY
  • Kevil, KY
  • Kingsley, KY
  • Kulpmont, PA
  • Kuttawa, KY
  • La Center, KY
  • La Grange, KY
  • Laflin, PA
  • Lakeview Heights, KY
  • Lancaster, PA
  • Lancaster, KY
  • Landingville, PA
  • Landisburg, PA
  • Langdon Place, KY
  • Lansford, PA
  • Laurel Run, PA
  • Lawrenceburg, KY
  • Lebanon, KY
  • Lebanon, VA
  • Lebanon Junction, KY
  • Lehighton, PA
  • Leitchfield, KY
  • Lemoyne, PA
  • Lewisberry, PA
  • Lewisburg, PA
  • Liberty, KY
  • Lincolnshire, KY
  • Lititz, PA
  • Livermore, KY
  • Liverpool, PA
  • Livingston, KY
  • Lock Haven, PA
  • Loganton, PA
  • London, KY
  • Loretto, KY
  • Loyall, KY
  • Lykens, PA
  • Lynch, KY
  • Lyndon, KY
  • Lynnview, KY
  • Mackville, KY
  • Macungie, PA
  • Madisonville, KY
  • Mahanoy City, PA
  • Manchester, KY
  • Manheim, PA
  • Manor Creek, KY
  • Marietta, PA
  • Marion, KY
  • Marion Heights, PA
  • Maryhill Estates, KY
  • Marysville, PA
  • Mayfield, PA
  • Maysville, KY
  • McAdoo, PA
  • McClure, PA
  • McEwensville, PA
  • McHenry, KY
  • Meadow Vale, KY
  • Meadowbrook Farm, KY
  • Meadowview Estates, KY
  • Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Mechanicsville, PA
  • Mentor, KY
  • Middleburg, PA
  • Middleport, PA
  • Middlesborough, KY
  • Middletown, PA
  • Middletown, KY
  • Midway, KY
  • Mifflin, PA
  • Mifflinburg, PA
  • Mifflintown, PA
  • Mill Hall, PA
  • Millersburg, PA
  • Millersburg, KY
  • Millerstown, PA
  • Millersville, PA
  • Millville, PA
  • Milton, PA
  • Milton, KY
  • Minersville, PA
  • Mockingbird Valley, KY
  • Montgomery, PA
  • Montoursville, PA
  • Moorland, KY
  • Moosic, PA
  • Morehead, KY
  • Morganfield, KY
  • Mortons Gap, KY
  • Moscow, PA
  • Mount Carbon, PA
  • Mount Carmel, PA
  • Mount Joy, PA
  • Mount Olivet, KY
  • Mount Pocono, PA
  • Mount Sterling, KY
  • Mount Vernon, KY
  • Mount Washington, KY
  • Mountville, PA
  • Muldraugh, KY
  • Muncy, PA
  • Munfordville, KY
  • Murray Hill, KY
  • Nebo, KY
  • Nescopeck, PA
  • Nesquehoning, PA
  • Neville, OH
  • New Berlin, PA
  • New Buffalo, PA
  • New Castle, KY
  • New Cumberland, PA
  • New Haven, KY
  • New Holland, PA
  • New Morgan, PA
  • New Philadelphia, PA
  • New Ringgold, PA
  • Newport, PA
  • Newville, PA
  • Nicholasville, KY
  • Nickelsville, VA
  • Norbourne Estates, KY
  • North Catasauqua, PA
  • North Middletown, KY
  • Northampton, PA
  • Northfield, KY
  • Northumberland, PA
  • Norton, VA
  • Nortonville, KY
  • Norwood, KY
  • Nuangola, PA
  • Old Brownsboro Place, KY
  • Old Forge, PA
  • Olyphant, PA
  • Orangeville, PA
  • Orchard Grass Hills, KY
  • Orwigsburg, PA
  • Owenton, KY
  • Owingsville, KY
  • Palmerton, PA
  • Palo Alto, PA
  • Paris, KY
  • Parkway Village, KY
  • Parryville, PA
  • Paxtang, PA
  • Penbrook, PA
  • Penn Lake Park, PA
  • Pennington Gap, VA
  • Pennsburg, PA
  • Perryville, KY
  • Pewee Valley, KY
  • Picture Rocks, PA
  • Piketon, OH
  • Pillow, PA
  • Pine Grove, PA
  • Pineville, KY
  • Pioneer Village, KY
  • Pittston, PA
  • Plantation, KY
  • Pleasureville, KY
  • Poplar Hills, KY
  • Port Carbon, PA
  • Port Clinton, PA
  • Port Royal, PA
  • Pottsville, PA
  • Pound, VA
  • Powderly, KY
  • Prestonville, KY
  • Princeton, KY
  • Prompton, PA
  • Prospect, KY
  • Quakertown, PA
  • Quarryville, PA
  • Radcliff, KY
  • Ravenna, KY
  • Reading, PA
  • Renovo, PA
  • Richland, PA
  • Richlandtown, PA
  • Richlawn, KY
  • Richmond, KY
  • Ringtown, PA
  • River Bluff, KY
  • Riverside, PA
  • Riverwood, KY
  • Robards, KY
  • Robesonia, PA
  • Rockport, KY
  • Rolling Fields, KY
  • Rolling Hills, KY
  • Royalton, PA
  • Russell Springs, KY
  • Sacramento, KY
  • Sadieville, KY
  • Salem, KY
  • Salladasburg, PA
  • Salt Lick, KY
  • Sanders, KY
  • Sardis, KY
  • Schuylkill Haven, PA
  • Science Hill, KY
  • Scranton, PA
  • Sebree, KY
  • Selinsgrove, PA
  • Seneca Gardens, KY
  • Shamokin, PA
  • Shamokin Dam, PA
  • Sharpsburg, KY
  • Shelbyville, KY
  • Shenandoah, PA
  • Shepherdsville, KY
  • Shiremanstown, PA
  • Shively, KY
  • Simpsonville, KY
  • Sinking Spring, PA
  • Slatington, PA
  • Slaughters, KY
  • Smithfield, KY
  • Snydertown, PA
  • Somerset, KY
  • Sonora, KY
  • South Carrollton, KY
  • South Park View, KY
  • South Renovo, PA
  • South Williamsport, PA
  • Sparta, KY
  • Spring Mill, KY
  • Spring Valley, KY
  • Springfield, KY
  • St. Charles, KY
  • St. Charles, VA
  • St. Clair, PA
  • St. Mary, KY
  • St. Matthews, KY
  • St. Paul, VA
  • St. Regis Park, KY
  • Stamping Ground, KY
  • Stanford, KY
  • Steelton, PA
  • Stillwater, PA
  • Strasburg, PA
  • Strathmoor Manor, KY
  • Strathmoor Village, KY
  • Sturgis, KY
  • Summit Hill, PA
  • Sunbury, PA
  • Sycamore, KY
  • Tamaqua, PA
  • Taylor, PA
  • Taylorsville, KY
  • Ten Broeck, KY
  • Terre Hill, PA
  • Thompsontown, PA
  • Thornhill, KY
  • Throop, PA
  • Tower City, PA
  • Tremont, PA
  • Trumbauersville, PA
  • Turbotville, PA
  • Union Dale, PA
  • Uniontown, KY
  • Upton, KY
  • Vandling, PA
  • Versailles, KY
  • Vine Grove, KY
  • Walnutport, PA
  • Warsaw, KY
  • Washingtonville, PA
  • Watsontown, PA
  • Watterson Park, KY
  • Waverly, OH
  • Waverly, KY
  • Waymart, PA
  • Weatherly, PA
  • Weber City, VA
  • Weissport, PA
  • Wellington, KY
  • Wernersville, PA
  • West Buechel, KY
  • West Hazleton, PA
  • West Pittston, PA
  • West Point, KY
  • Westwood, KY
  • Wheatcroft, KY
  • White Haven, PA
  • White Plains, KY
  • Wickliffe, KY
  • Wildwood, KY
  • Wilkes-Barre, PA
  • Williamsburg, KY
  • Williamsport, PA
  • Williamstown, PA
  • Wilmore, KY
  • Winchester, KY
  • Windy Hills, KY
  • Wise, VA
  • Womelsdorf, PA
  • Woodland Hills, KY
  • Woodlawn Park, KY
  • Wormleysburg, PA
  • Worthington Hills, KY
  • Worthville, KY
  • Wrightsville, PA
  • Wyomissing, PA
  • Yatesville, PA

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PPL Electric Utilities FAQ:

What percentage of PPL Electric Utilities’s electricity is produced from renewable fuel sources?

PPL Electric Utilities produces 0.73% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

Does PPL Electric Utilities have any subsidiary companies?

Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities are owned by PPL Electric Utilities.

How many states does PPL Electric Utilities offer service to?

PPL Electric Utilities offers service to customers in 9 states.

What is the average bill for PPL Electric Utilities customers each month?

Customers of PPL Electric Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bill of $117.29.

What is the average electricity rate for PPL Electric Utilities customers?

Customers of PPL Electric Utilities, on average, have an electricity rate 12.07 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of PPL Electric Utilities’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Electric production plants owned by or associated with PPL Electric Utilities generate 99.27% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

What is the phone number for PPL Electric Utilities?

The PPL Electric Utilities phone number is (800) 342-5775.

Who is the CEO of PPL Electric Utilities?

The current CEO of PPL Electric Utilities is Vincent Sorgi.

What cities does PPL Electric Utilities supply electricity in?

PPL Electric Utilities provides electricity to 525 cities.

How many counties does PPL Electric Utilities sell electricity in?

PPL Electric Utilities provides electricity to customers in 112 counties.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with PPL Electric Utilities?

PPL Electric Utilities is associated with or owns 14 power plants.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25