Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative

About Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative is an electric cooperative headquartered in Lafayette, Alabama and supplying electricity to customers in Alabama. The supplier recently reported a total of 28,112 customers, 96.66% of which are residential accounts, 3.29% are commercial customers and 0.04% are industrial accounts. Patrons of Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.78 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.19% below the state's average price of 12.97 cents and 11.17% below the national average of 13.26 cents. In 2020 the company sold 96.69% of their total megawatt hours disposed to end users (known as retail sales). The electricity sourced by Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 575,960 procured by the company. Their revenue in 2020 from electricity related activities was $61,588,600, with $60,055,600 coming from retail sales to end users.

The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer of Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative is $132.8 per month. Customers of the provider pay 12.61% more compared to other residents of the nation. Electricity production is not handled in house at the company, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates from other suppliers and then resell to their end users.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is simply part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative currently averages a loss of around 3.31% of the total electricity they transmit. These averages enable us to compare and contrast the grid efficiencies of the various suppliers who operate throughout the US. Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative has received a rank of 432nd best out of 3510 providers who report energy loss in the United States.

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.115/kWh$140.10/mo.$132.80/mo.
1419th11.78¢Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2289th$132.8Average monthly electric bill for Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:15163 Highway 431 South
    Lafayette, Alabama 36862
    United States of America
  • CEO:Kevin Hand

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Energy Loss

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-3.31%

Total Energy Loss

19,084MWh

432 National Rank

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Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Alabama28,11260,055,60016100%

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Barbour County24,686313.12$151.17/mo
Chambers County33,254412.81$145.11/mo
Clay County13,235313.21$151.06/mo
Lee County164,542412.91$146.69/mo
Randolph County22,722212.89$146.51/mo
Russell County57,961212.89$146.54/mo
Tallapoosa County40,367513.02$147.70/mo

Cities Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Alexander City, AL
  • Ashland, AL
  • Auburn, AL
  • Camp Hill, AL
  • Cusseta, AL
  • Dadeville, AL
  • Daviston, AL
  • Eufaula, AL
  • Five Points, AL
  • Goldville, AL
  • Hurtsboro, AL
  • Jacksons' Gap, AL
  • La Fayette, AL
  • Lanett, AL
  • Lineville, AL
  • New Site, AL
  • Opelika, AL
  • Phenix City, AL
  • Roanoke, AL
  • Smiths Station, AL
  • Valley, AL
  • Wadley, AL
  • Waverly, AL
  • Wedowee, AL
  • Woodland, AL

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

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Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Customers of Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $132.80.

Who is the CEO of Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative?

Kevin Hand is the current CEO of Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative.

What is the phone number for Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative?

The Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative phone number is (334) 864-9331.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative customers?

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperatives current average bundled electricity rate is 11.78 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 12.97 cents and the average US rate of 13.26 cents.

How many counties does Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative supply electricity to?

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative offers service in 7 counties throughout the United States including, Alabama.

What cities does Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative provider electricity to?

Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative supplies in 25 cities in the country including, Alabama.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-10