Salmon River Electric Cooperative

About Salmon River Electric Cooperative

Salmon River Electric Cooperative supplies electricity to 3 counties in Idaho. There are 2,868 customers of the company. Approximately 79.71% of them are residential customers, 16.04% of them are commercial customers and 4.25% are industrial properties. The residential electricity price for customers of Salmon River Electric Cooperative is, on average, 9.65 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.68% less than the average Idaho rate of 10.02 cents and 27.21% below the US average of 13.26. In 2020 they had sales to end customers totaling 97,418 megawatt hours. The electricity they sourced was made up of megawatt hours that they procured by way of wholesale channels. They purchased 104,474 megawatt hours on the wholesale market. Their total revenue for 2020 from electricity activities was $7,145,000, with $7,066,000 coming from retail sales to end users.

Customers of the company pay an average monthly residential power bill of $119.21. This is 1.09% above the national average bill of $117.93. Electricity production is not part of the Salmon River Electric Cooperative business model, as they purchase power at wholesale rates from other companies and then resell to their consumers.

Energy Loss

Salmon River Electric Cooperative loses electricity at a rate of 6.44% of their production due to heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of electricity lost results in them receiving a rank of 9th best out of 29 providers reporting energy loss in Idaho.

Salmon River Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Salmon River Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.077/kWh$178.60/mo.$80.23/mo.
427th9.65¢Salmon River Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
1863rd$119.21Average monthly electric bill for Salmon River Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Salmon River Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1140 East Main Avenue
    Challis, Idaho 83226
    United States of America
  • CEO:Ken Dizes

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Energy Loss

Salmon River Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-6.44%

Total Energy Loss

6,726MWh

1216 National Rank

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Salmon River Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Idaho2,8687,191,00014100%

Salmon River Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Blaine County23,02139.73$109.25/mo
Custer County4,31529.10$125.87/mo
Lemhi County8,02739.88$105.07/mo

Cities Salmon River Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Challis, ID
  • Clayton, ID
  • Stanley, ID

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

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Salmon River Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the phone number for Salmon River Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Salmon River Electric Cooperative by phone via (208) 879-2283.

Who is the CEO of Salmon River Electric Cooperative?

Ken Dizes is the current CEO of Salmon River Electric Cooperative.

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

Salmon River Electric Cooperatives current average bundled electricity rate is 9.65 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 10.02 cents and the average US rate of 13.26 cents.

How much is the average bundled bill for Salmon River Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Customers of Salmon River Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $119.21.

How many counties does Salmon River Electric Cooperative supply electricity to?

There are 3 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Salmon River Electric Cooperative including, Idaho.

What cities does Salmon River Electric Cooperative sell electricity to?

Salmon River Electric Cooperative has customers in 3 cities in the United States including, Idaho.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-06