Rappahannock Electric Cooperative

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About Rappahannock Electric Cooperative

With their main offices in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative supplies electricity to 18 counties throughout Virginia and is classified as an electricity cooperative. Electricity companies must regularly report the number of customers signed on for their services to government agencies. Most recently the supplier disclosed a total of 173,066 customers signed up to receive electricity from the company. Approximately 0.33% of these customers are industrial properties, 7.08% are commercial customer accounts and 92.59% are residential properties. On average, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative charges their consumers a residential electricity rate of 12.45 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 0.45% less than Virginia's average price of 12.50 cents, ranking the company at 19th out of 35 providers in Virginia for lowest average electricity price. The provider had total sales and disposition of 3,885,097 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 95.26% were from retail sales. The electricity sourced by the company primarily came from megawatt hours that they procured by way of wholesale channels. They purchased 3,885,097 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2020, the supplier made a total of $416,375,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 98.86% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $125.95, while the Rappahannock Electric Cooperative average is 19.81% higher at $150.9 per month. Rappahannock Electric Cooperative is the 2589th ranked provider in the nation for average monthly bill total. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity generation facilities and all of the power that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other companies.

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Net metering is available to consumers of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative. This makes it cheaper for residents in the area to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess wattage into the grid.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of being in the electricity production business. Companies are required to report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Rappahannock Electric Cooperative recently reported an annual loss of roughly 4.74% of the electricity that they transmit. The state of Virginia has an energy loss average of 0.85% and the national average is 2.76%, giving Rappahannock Electric Cooperative a rank of 831st best out of 3509 suppliers who report energy loss in the nation.

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.078/kWh$237.41/mo.$106.33/mo.
1650th12.45¢Rappahannock Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2589th$150.9Average monthly electricity bill for Rappahannock Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:247 Industrial Court
    Fredericksburg, Virginia 22408
    United States of America
  • CEO:John Hewa

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative Contact

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative Service

  • Outage Phone:(800) 552-3904

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Energy Loss

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.


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831 National Rank

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Rappahannock Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Albemarle County112,395613.14$149.15/mo
Caroline County30,887412.30$150.41/mo
Clarke County14,783212.27$150.58/mo
Culpeper County52,552512.38$146.11/mo
Essex County10,599412.40$145.25/mo
Fauquier County72,972512.39$137.52/mo
Frederick County91,419211.73$142.60/mo
Goochland County24,727512.82$140.09/mo
Greene County20,552112.29$150.93/mo
Hanover County109,979412.47$141.51/mo

Cities Rappahannock Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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Rappahannock Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Rappahannock Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $150.90, compared to the Virginia average of $134.73 and the national of $134.73 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Rappahannock Electric Cooperative?

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative's customer service phone number is (800) 552-3904

How many counties does Rappahannock Electric Cooperative provider electricity to?

There are 18 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Rappahannock Electric Cooperative.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Rappahannock Electric Cooperative customers?

Customers of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 12.45 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative?

The CEO of Rappahannock Electric Cooperative is John Hewa.

What cities does Rappahannock Electric Cooperative have customers in to?

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative supplies to 11 cities in the US including Virginia.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-21