Spark Energy

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About Spark Energy

Spark Energy is a retail power marketer, which is a provider that operates in deregulated electricity markets where customers can purchase electricity from a multitude different providers. The supplier has a total of 39,430 customers. There are 1,181 commercial customers and 38,249 residential customer accounts. Spark Energy's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 11.63 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 14.90% below the nationwide average price of 13.67 cents. This ranks the provider 1199th out of 2923 companies in the country for best average electricity price. In 2020 the company sold 4,126,170 megawatt hours to end users (known as retail sales). During the same timeframe, the supplier obtained 4,397,692 megawatt hours via wholesale channels. In 2020, Spark Energy had $476,183,900 in total revenue solely through retail electricity sales.

The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer of Spark Energy is $146.52 per month. Electricity production is not part of the Spark Energy business model, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates from other providers and then resell to their customers.

Energy Loss

Spark Energy reports energy loss of 6.17% of their generation during transmission. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This gives Spark Energy a ranking of 1177th best out of 3510 providers in the nation.

Spark Energy Rate & Electric Bills

Spark Energy residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.104/kWh$153.00/mo.$103.03/mo.
1199th11.63¢Spark Energy's Average residential price per kWh
2385th$146.52Average monthly electricity bill for Spark Energy's residential customers

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Spark Energy Plans

Spark Energy offers a total of 6 plans for electricity. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Spark Energy Plans

Secure 12

Residential

  • Rate 17.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure 12

Residential

  • Rate 15.39¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 15.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Secure 24

Residential

  • Rate 16.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

All Spark Energy Plans

Secure 12

Residential

  • Rate 17.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure 12

Residential

  • Rate 15.39¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 15.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Secure 24

Residential

  • Rate 16.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure 24

Residential

  • Rate 14.89¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green 24

Residential

  • Rate 14.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 100%
Energy provider of the year for Delaware, Major Provider Category
Lowest Average Residential Monthly Bill
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Energy provider of the year for Delaware, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Residential Electricity Rate
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Energy Loss

Spark Energy's energy loss due to business operations.

-6.17%

Total Energy Loss

271,522MWh

1177 National Rank

Spark Energy State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Connecticut21,17942,084,000126.5%
Delaware121130,000460.05%
District of Columbia9991,093,000310.35%
Illinois43,68043,417,0002614.71%
Maine38,80044,012,000310.66%
Maryland6,6349,681,000333.17%
Massachusetts28,82856,365,800219.4%
New Hampshire27,86033,299,00087.74%
New Jersey24,35337,821,100249.95%
New York40,64860,173,0001711.76%

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Spark Energy FAQ:

What is the phone number for Spark Energy?

The Spark Energy phone number is (877) 547-7275.

How much is the average bundled bill for Spark Energy customers each month?

Consumers of Spark Energy pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $146.52.

What company is Spark Energy owned by?

National Gas & Electric is the owner of Spark Energy.

Who is the CEO of Spark Energy?

The current CEO of Spark Energy is W. Keith Maxwell III.

Does Spark Energy have any subsidiary companies?

Spark Energy owns CenStar Energy, Major Energy Electric Services, Oasis Power, Provider Power, and Perigee Energy.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Spark Energy customers?

The average BUNDLED price of electricity for consumers of Spark Energy is 11.63 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many states does Spark Energy offer service in?

There are 13 states that receive at least some electricity coverage by Spark Energy including Texas, New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, and Ohio.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-03-13