Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)

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About Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) is an electricity cooperative with headquarters in Dudley, North Carolina and supplying electricity to customers in 4 counties in North Carolina. The company recently disclosed a total of 25,772 total customers, 83.29% of which are residential accounts, 16.70% are commercial customer accounts and 0.01% are industrial properties. On average, Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s residential electricity rate is 11.54 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 2.32% more than North Carolina's average price of 11.28 cents. About 535,517 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail accounts in 2020. The electricity sourced by Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) is made up primarily of megawatt hours they purchased on wholesale channels. This category makes up 100.00% of all electricity sourced. In 2020, they made a total of $58,346,800 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $57,464,800 from retail sales to end users.

The national average monthly residential power bill is $125.95, while the Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) average is 14.94% higher at $144.77 per month. Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) is the 2474th ranked supplier in the country for average monthly bill amount. The company's consumers are faced with an average of 1.36 power outages per customer a year. These outages last an average of 150.46 minutes, while the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes an outage. The company does not have ownership in any power facilities and all of the power that they sell to their consumers must be purchased from other companies.

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) Net Metering

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) is one of 23 electricity suppliers in the state who offer net metering to their customers. Without net metering, solar panel purchased are significantly less economically feasible, as citizens have no way to sell unused energy back to their supplier.

Energy Loss

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) currently loses about 4.41% of the electricity that they produce. Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s energy loss numbers leave them with a rank of 20th best out of the 104 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 758th best out of 3509 in the US.

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) Rate & Electric Bills

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.109/kWh$149.35/mo.$140.56/mo.
1189th11.54¢Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s Average residential price per kWh
2474th$144.77Average monthly electricity bill for Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s residential customers

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:4255 South U.S. 117 Alt Highway
    Dudley, North Carolina 28333
    United States of America
  • CEO:Michael Davis

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Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
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Energy Loss

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s energy loss due to business operations.

-4.41%

Total Energy Loss

24,719MWh

758 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s Power Outages

150.46 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.36 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
North Carolina25,77257,464,80025100%

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Duplin County48,715412.14$140.65/mo
Johnston County215,999812.05$134.19/mo
Lenoir County55,122611.95$134.20/mo
Wayne County117,333411.79$137.52/mo

Cities Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) Has Coverage

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Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) customers each month?

Customers of Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $144.77.

Who is the CEO of Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)?

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s current CEO is Michael Davis.

When will Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) power be restored?

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s outages last, on average, roughly 150.46 minutes per each outage.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for customers of Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) is 11.54 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What cities does Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) provider electricity to?

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) has customers in 13 cities in the nation including North Carolina.

What is the phone number for Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)?

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)'s customer service phone number is (800) 548-4869

How many counties does Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) sell electricity to?

Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina) offers service to customers in 4 counties.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01