With their main offices in Blue Ridge, Georgia, Tri-State EMC provides electricity to 3 states throughout the nation. On recent government reports, the supplier showed a total of 19,996 electricity customers receiving electricity from the company. This total is made up of 17.72% commercial customers and 82.28% residential accounts. Consumers of Tri-State EMC are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.37 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 8.00% lower than the US average rate of 13.45 cents, which ranks the supplier 1815th out of 3510 companies in the nation for best average electricity price. The supplier sold 284,244 megawatt hours via retail sales in 2020. During the same timeframe, Tri-State EMC acquired 306,737 megawatt hours by way of wholesale channels. Their revenue for 2020 from electricity related activities was $36,627,800, with $35,729,000 from retail sales to end users.

About Tri-State EMC

The average residential electric bill for a consumer of Tri-State EMC is $119.99 per month, while the US average is $120.24. They rank 404th in the United States out of the 3510 companies we track for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuels used. Tri-State EMC produces 2,309,429.92 megawatt hours from their production facilities, which ranks them as the 215th highest producer of electricity of all 3510 providers in the US. Of the 3510 electricity companies that we track in the country, Tri-State EMC ranks as the 75th largest generator of megawatt hours from solar power.

Energy Loss

Losing energy due to heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity generation business. Suppliers must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity infrastructure efficiencies. Tri-State EMC recently reported an annual loss of approximately 7.20% of the electricity that they produce. These averages allow us to compare the grid efficiencies of the numerous providers who operate around the US. Tri-State EMC has earned a ranking of 1300th best out of 3510 companies who report energy loss in the country.

Tri-State EMC Rate & Electric Bills

Tri-State EMC residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.124/kWh$126.18/mo.$114.61/mo.
1815th12.37¢Tri-State EMC's Average residential price per kWh
2041st$119.99Average monthly electric bill for Tri-State EMC's residential customers

Tri-State EMC Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:2310 Blue Ridge Drive
    Blue Ridge, Georgia 30513
    United States of America
  • CEO:Duane Highley

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Quick Facts About Tri-State EMC

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Tri-State EMC is the 751st largest provider out of 3510 electricity companies in the US based on number of customers.

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Tri-State EMC generates 2,224,633.13 megawatt hours of electricity from the use of coal, making Tri-State EMC 118th in the US out of 3510 suppliers.

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Tri-State EMC is the 196th largest generator of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types in the United States.

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Energy Loss

Tri-State EMC's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

22,098MWh

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Tri-State EMC Energy Makeup

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Tri-State EMC State Coverage

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Georgia15,18128,049,0005276.12%
North Carolina1,5741,866,000967.19%
Tennessee3,2415,814,0008516.69%

Tri-State EMC County Coverage

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Cherokee County28,612411.17$106.71/mo
Fannin County26,188312.53$119.50/mo
Murray County40,096411.62$136.20/mo
Polk County16,832211.65$125.48/mo

Power Plants Owned by Tri-State EMC

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Tri-State EMC Fuel Makeup

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3.39%
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0.29%

Cities Tri-State EMC Has Coverage

  • Blue Ridge, GA
  • Copperhill, TN
  • Ducktown, TN
  • McCaysville, GA
  • Morganton, GA

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

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Tri-State EMC FAQ:

What cities does Tri-State EMC offer service to?

Tri-State EMC serves electricity in 5 cities in the United States.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Tri-State EMC?

Tri-State EMC is associated with or owns 2 power plants.

What percentage of Tri-State EMC’s electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Tri-State EMC generates 96.61% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

What is the average bill for Tri-State EMC customers each month?

Customers of Tri-State EMC pay, on average, a monthly bill of $119.99.

What is the average electricity rate for Tri-State EMC customers?

Customers of Tri-State EMC, on average, have an electricity rate 12.37 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does Tri-State EMC have customers in to?

There are 4 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Tri-State EMC including, Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee.

What is the phone number for Tri-State EMC?

Tri-State EMC's customer service phone number is (706) 492-3251

How many states does Tri-State EMC have customers in to?

Tri-State EMC provides electricity to customers in 3 states.

Who is the CEO of Tri-State EMC?

Tri-State EMC’s current CEO is Duane Highley.

What percentage of Tri-State EMC’s electricity is produced using renewable fuels?

Tri-State EMC produces 3.39% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25