Riviera Utilities

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About Riviera Utilities

Riviera Utilities is headquartered in Foley, Alabama and provides electricity in 11 cities throughout Baldwin County, Alabama. The provider last disclosed a total of 52,907 customers, 0.01% of which are industrial accounts, 13.02% are commercial accounts and 86.97% are residential properties. Customers of Riviera Utilities are billed an average residential electricity price of 11.72 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 20.66% lower than the average Alabama price of 14.77 cents. The company had sales of 1,124,783 megawatt hours in 2021 through retail sales. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up 100.00% of the electricity sourced by the company. In 2021, the provider made 87.18% of their revenue from retail electricity sales to end users. Their revenue from electricity related activities was $144,589,000.

The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer of Riviera Utilities is $142.81 per month. Customers of the company are stuck with a 9.12% higher bill compared to other residents of the country. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity facilities and all of the power that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other companies.

Riviera Utilities Net Metering

Fortunately, Riviera Utilities allows customers of the company to participate in net metering programs. This makes it cheaper for people to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess megawatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Loss of electricity from heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is part of being in the electricity production business. Electricity companies are required to report these losses. Riviera Utilities reported a yearly loss of approximately 3.79% of the electricity that they generate. Riviera Utilities' energy loss numbers leave them with a rank of 25th best out of the 60 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 680th best out of 3509 in the US.

Riviera Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Riviera Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.117/kWh$157.67/mo.$141.76/mo.
1134th11.72¢Riviera Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
2349th$142.81Average monthly electricity bill for Riviera Utilities' residential customers

Riviera Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:413 East Laurel Avenue
    Foley, Alabama 36535
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Thomas DeBell

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Energy Loss

Riviera Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


680 National Rank

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Riviera Utilities State Coverage

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

Riviera Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Baldwin County227,131613.89$153.70/mo

Cities Riviera Utilities Has Coverage

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

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Riviera Utilities FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Riviera Utilities?

Riviera Utilities' CEO is Thomas DeBell.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Riviera Utilities customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for consumers of Riviera Utilities is 11.72 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the average bundled bill for Riviera Utilities customers each month?

Consumers of Riviera Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $142.81.

What is the phone number for Riviera Utilities?

You can reach Riviera Utilities by phone via (251) 943-5001.

What cities does Riviera Utilities have customers in in?

Riviera Utilities supplies in 11 cities in the nation including Alabama.

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Published: 2022-10-18