Swanton Electric

Swanton Electric is a municipally owned organization providing electricity in Swanton in Franklin County, Vermont. The company last disclosed a total of 3,739 total customers. Approximately 88.34% are residential accounts and 11.66% of these are commercial accounts. Consumers of Swanton Electric are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.02 cents per kilowatt hour , which is less than both the Vermont and the United States average rates of 19.17 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. They engaged in retail sales and wholesale sales in 2019, with sales to end users adding up to 53,139 megawatt hours and wholesale sales adding up to 2,339 megawatt hours. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 50,068 of them were generated by electricity generation facilities owned by the company and 4,571 megawatt hours were purchased via wholesale channels. Their total revenue for 2019 from electricity related activities was $6,831,100, with $6,788,000 coming from retail sales to end users and $43,000 from sales to the wholesale market.

About Swanton Electric

Consumers of the company pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $86.68. This is 18.45% less than the state average bill of $108.86. Based on megawatt hours generated, Swanton Electric is the 419th largest out of 3510 suppliers in the nation. They rank 2nd in Vermont out of the 17 companies we track for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuel sources used. Swanton Electric produces 40,775 megawatt hours from their electricity facilities, which ranks them as the 12th highest producer of electricity out of 17 electricity providers in Vermont.

Swanton Electric Net Metering

Fortunately, Swanton Electric offers net metering options to their customers. This is a positive for any consumer potentially purchasing solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their excess wattage back to their electricity company.

Swanton Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Swanton Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.130/kWh$89.11/mo.$84.28/mo.
2092nd13.02¢Swanton Electric's Average residential price per kWh
766th$86.68Average monthly electric bill for Swanton Electric's residential customers

Swanton Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:120 First Street
    Swanton, Vermont 05488
    United States of America
  • CEO:Rebecca Towne

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Quick Facts About Swanton Electric

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Swanton Electric is 4th in Vermont out of 17 electricity providers in megawatt hours generated from hydroelectric power usage.

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Swanton Electric Energy Makeup

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Swanton Electric State Coverage

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Swanton Electric County Coverage

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Franklin County49,402419.18$109.92/mo

Power Plants Owned by Swanton Electric

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Swanton Electric Fuel Makeup

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Swanton Electric FAQ:

What percentage of Swanton Electric’s electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel types?

Power generation facilities owned by or associated with Swanton Electric generate 0% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

What percentage of Swanton Electric’s electricity is produced from renewable fuel sources?

Swanton Electric produces 100.00% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

What is the phone number for Swanton Electric?

Swanton Electric's customer service phone number is (802) 868-3397

Who is the CEO of Swanton Electric?

The current CEO of Swanton Electric is Rebecca Towne.

How much is the average bill for Swanton Electric customers each month?

Customers of Swanton Electric pay, on average, a monthly bill of $86.68.

What is the average electricity rate for Swanton Electric customers?

Consumers of Swanton Electric, on average, have an electricity rate 13.02 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Swanton Electric?

Swanton Electric is associated with or owns one power plant.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25