Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative provides electricity to 22 cities and is classified as an electric cooperative. There are a total of 63,822 customers receiving service from the supplier. These customers are made up of 8 industrial customers, 11,956 commercial accounts and 51,858 residential customer accounts. Customers of Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative spend, on average, 11.34 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 15.66% below the national average price of 13.45 cents, which ranks the provider 692nd out of 3511 suppliers in the country for lowest average electricity rate. They sold 591,356 megawatt hours through retail sales in 2020. During the same timeframe, the company acquired 629,699 megawatt hours by way of wholesale channels. The revenue for Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative for 2020 from electricity sales was $68,390,400, with $66,354,000 coming from retail sales to end users.

About Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative

The state average monthly residential electric bill is $151.45, while the Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative average is 17.85% more at $129.99 per month. Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative ranks 24th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Over the course of the past 12 months the company's electricity sales endeavors were responsible for an increase in CO2 emissions of 92.41%. Electricity production is not part of the Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative business plan, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates to then be resold to their consumers.

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Consumers of Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative do not have the ability to participate in net metering options. Net metering would allow citizens to sell megawatt hours back to the grid, which makes the installation of solar panels and other alternative electricity sources make more financial sense.

Energy Loss

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative currently has a loss of roughly 5.98% of the electricity that they generate. Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative's energy loss levels result in a rank of 6th worst out of the 45 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 276th worst out of 3511 in the United.

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Sand Mountain 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$0.111/kWh$142.42/mo.$125.31/mo.
692nd11.34¢Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
1099th$129.99Average monthly electric bill for Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:402 Main Street West
    Rainsville, Alabama 35986
    United States of America
  • CEO:Mark Malone

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative Contact

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative Service

  • Outage Phone:(256) ­638-­2153

Quick Facts About Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative

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Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative releases 522,348,531.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity sold, which makes it the 22nd highest polluting electricity company in the state out of 45.

Energy Loss

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

37,663MWh

276 National Rank

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Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative State Coverage

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Alabama63,822132,708,00013100%

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative County Coverage

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DeKalb County71,513411.30$129.80/mo
Jackson County51,626311.32$135.02/mo
Marshall County96,774710.94$130.08/mo

Cities Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Bridgeport, AL
  • Collinsville, AL
  • Dutton, AL
  • Fort Payne, AL
  • Fyffe, AL
  • Geraldine, AL
  • Guntersville, AL
  • Hammondville, AL
  • Henagar, AL
  • Ider, AL
  • Lakeview, AL
  • Langston, AL
  • Mentone, AL
  • Pine Ridge, AL
  • Pisgah, AL
  • Powell, AL
  • Rainsville, AL
  • Sand Rock, AL
  • Section, AL
  • Shiloh, AL
  • Sylvania, AL
  • Valley Head, AL

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

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Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the average electricity rate for Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative customers?

The average price of electricity for consumers of Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative is 11.34 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative sell electricity in?

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative provides electricity to customers in 3 counties.

What is the phone number for Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative?

The Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative phone number is (256) 638-2153.

Who is the CEO of Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative?

The CEO of Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative is Mark Malone.

What is the average bill for Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Customers of Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bill of $129.99.

What cities does Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative provider electricity in?

Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative serves 22 cities throughout the US.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25