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About Southern Illinois Power Cooperative

Southern Illinois Power Cooperative is an electric cooperative. Cooperative electricity companies are owned by the customers they serve and these customers have a say in how the business is run. Of the 2,319,895 megawatt hours the provider sold and dispossessed, 2,284,064 were by way of wholesale channels. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of multiple sources including megawatt hours they generate in their electricity facilities and other megawatt hours acquired on wholesale channels. These categories make up 75.01% and 24.99%, respectively, of all electricity sourced. The revenue for the company in 2020 from electricity sales was $164,454,800, with $163,396,600 coming from wholesale electricity sales.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity due to heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is part of operating in the electricity production business. Suppliers are required to report these losses to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Southern Illinois Power Cooperative recently reported a yearly loss of about 1.53% of the electricity that they generate. Southern Illinois Power Cooperative's energy loss numbers leave them with a ranking of 5th best out of 3510 in the country.

Southern Illinois Power Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:11543 Lake of Egypt Road
    Marion, Illinois 62959
    United States of America
  • CEO:Donald Gulley

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    Quick Facts About Southern Illinois Power Cooperative

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative has the 230th largest total electricity production in the United States, producing 1,728,636.06 megawatt hours.

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative generates 1,667,233.23 megawatt hours of electricity from the burning of coal, making Southern Illinois Power Cooperative 128th in the United States out of 3510 electricity providers.

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative is the 203rd largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources in the United States out of 3510 companies.

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative produces 61,190.12 megawatt hours using natural gas and ranks 245th out of 3510 suppliers in the US for this category.

    Energy provider of the year for Illinois, Major Provider Category
    Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
    Illinois, Major Provider Category
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    Energy provider of the year for Illinois, Major Provider Category
    Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
    Illinois, Major Provider Category
    Claim Award

    Energy Loss

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

    -1.53%

    Total Energy Loss

    35,473MWh

    130 National Rank

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative Energy Makeup

    Power Plants Owned by Southern Illinois Power Cooperative

    PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
    Washington County IL Coal 12,832,367.811,420,992,300.84890.01
    Williamson County IL Coal 714,879905,770,208.561,267.03

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative Fuel Makeup

    COAL
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    Coal
    96.45%
    NATURAL GAS
    Natural Gas
    3.54%
    DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
    Distillate Fuel Oil
    0.01%

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    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative FAQ:

    What percentage of Southern Illinois Power Cooperative's electricity is generated from renewable fuel types?

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative generates 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

    How many power plants are owned by or associated with Southern Illinois Power Cooperative?

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative is associated with or owns 2 power plants.

    Who is the CEO of Southern Illinois Power Cooperative?

    Southern Illinois Power Cooperative's CEO is Donald Gulley.

    What is the phone number for Southern Illinois Power Cooperative?

    The Southern Illinois Power Cooperative phone number is (618) 964-1448.

    What percentage of Southern Illinois Power Cooperative's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

    Power facilities owned by or associated with Southern Illinois Power Cooperative generate 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

    Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
    Published: 2022-03-13