Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation

About Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation is headquartered in Brownsville, Tennessee and supplies electricity in 18 cities in the state. There are 8,039 commercial customers and 1 industrial customers who are receiving electricity from the provider. Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation averages 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour charged to their patrons for residential electricity, resulting in the provider ranking 74th out of 90 suppliers in Tennessee and 1284th out of 2922 in the country. There were a total of 884,389 megawatt hours sold through retail sales in 2020 by the company. The electricity sourced by the company primarily came from megawatt hours that they acquired by way of the wholesale market. They purchased 942,391 on the wholesale market. Their revenue in 2020 from electricity related activities was $106,529,100, with 96.01% coming from retail sales to end users.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $118.93, while the Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation average is 27.77% more at $151.95 per month. Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation ranks 2635th in the United States for average monthly bill amount. The company currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices and then resell it at a higher rate to end consumers. Consumers of the supplier are faced with 1.67 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 132.36 minutes.

Energy Loss

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation currently suffers from the loss of around 6.00% of the electricity that they generate via heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of energy lost results in them being given a rank of 1146th best out of 3510 suppliers reporting energy loss in the nation.

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation Rate & Electric Bills

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.124/kWh$0.107/kWh$213.21/mo.$110.41/mo.
1284th11.58¢Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation's Average residential price per kWh
2635th$151.95Average monthly electric bill for Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation's residential customers

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1009 East Main Street
    Brownsville, Tennessee 38012
    United States of America
  • CEO:Kevin Murphy

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Energy Loss

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation's energy loss due to business operations.

-6.00%

Total Energy Loss

56,566MWh

1146 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation's Power Outages

132.36 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.67 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Tennessee50,929108,136,00019100%

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Chester County17,297311.45$145.56/mo
Fayette County41,133310.02$134.31/mo
Hardeman County25,050311.90$138.68/mo
Haywood County17,304511.25$148.33/mo
Henderson County28,117310.86$121.82/mo
Lauderdale County25,633311.71$149.64/mo
Madison County97,984411.42$145.23/mo
Tipton County61,599211.65$147.79/mo

Cities Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation Has Coverage

  • Atoka, TN
  • Braden, TN
  • Brighton, TN
  • Brownsville, TN
  • Burlison, TN
  • Covington, TN
  • Finger, TN
  • Gallaway, TN
  • Garland, TN
  • Gilt Edge, TN
  • Henderson, TN
  • Henning, TN
  • Jackson, TN
  • Mason, TN
  • Medon, TN
  • Munford, TN
  • Stanton, TN
  • Whiteville, TN

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

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Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation FAQ:

When will Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation power be restored?

The average number of minutes for an outage for Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation's customers is 132.36 minutes.

How many counties does Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation have customers in in?

There are 8 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation including, Tennessee.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation customers?

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporations current average bundled electricity rate is 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 11.01 cents and the average US rate of 13.40 cents.

What cities does Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation provider electricity in?

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation provides electricity in 18 cities throughout the United States.

What is the phone number for Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation?

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation's customer service phone number is (866) 539-6185

Who is the CEO of Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation?

Kevin Murphy is the CEO of Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation.

What is the average bundled bill for Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation customers each month?

Southwest Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $151.95, compared to the Tennessee average of $133.64 and the national of $133.64 for bundled service.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-07