Trico Electric Cooperative

Trico Electric Cooperative is an electricity cooperative. The largest county serviced by Trico Electric Cooperative is Pima County, but the company also operates in in 3 counties in Arizona. Presently, 49,985 consumers are supplied electricity by the company. These customers are a mix of 27 industrial locations, 2,197 commercial customers and 47,761 residential properties. Trico Electric Cooperative's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 14.34 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably for their consumers, this rate is higher than both the state and nationwide average prices of 12.41 and 13.33 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The company sold 724,628 megawatt hours in 2019 through traditional retail sales. The electricity generated in the company’s power plants made up 440 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 761,005 megawatt hours. Their revenue in 2019 from electricity activities was $99,309,600, with 0.04% coming from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

About Trico Electric Cooperative

The average monthly residential power bill for a customer of Trico Electric Cooperative is $140.27 per month, while the US average is $120.11. Customers of the supplier have a 16.78% markup compared to the rest of the nation. The generation of megawatt hours sold by Trico Electric Cooperative emits approximately 361,092,561.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The company's electricity sales over the preceding year resulted in an increase in CO2 pollution of around 34,431,339.73 kilograms (10.54%).

Trico Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Consumers of Trico Electric Cooperative are able to participate in net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often too expensive for residents. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell excess megawatt hours back to the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically feasible .

Energy Loss

Providers routinely report energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Trico Electric Cooperative recently reported a loss of 4.67% of their electricity production amount. The state average for energy loss is 4.49% and the United States average is 2.72%. This results in Trico Electric Cooperative getting a ranking of 35th worst out of 104 electricity companies in the state and 1403rd worst out of 3511 providers in the United States.

Trico Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.153/kWh$0.135/kWh$224.53/mo.$85.14/mo.
2609th14.34¢Trico Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2575th$140.27Average monthly electric bill for Trico Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Trico Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:8600 West Tangerine Road
    Marana, Arizona 85658
    United States of America
  • CEO:Vincent Nitido

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Quick Facts About Trico Electric Cooperative

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Trico Electric Cooperative does not generate any of their own electricity and instead purchases directly from other providers at wholesale prices to be resold to their consumers.

Energy Loss

Trico Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss


1403 National Rank

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Trico Electric Cooperative State Coverage

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Trico Electric Cooperative County Coverage

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Pima County1,047,279812.37$101.36/mo
Pinal County462,7891112.39$126.95/mo
Santa Cruz County46,498314.03$106.47/mo

Cities Trico Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Marana, AZ
  • Sahuarita, AZ

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

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Trico Electric Cooperative FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Trico Electric Cooperative?

Vincent Nitido is the CEO of Trico Electric Cooperative.

What is the average electricity rate for Trico Electric Cooperative customers?

Trico Electric Cooperatives current average electricity rate is 14.34 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Arizona rate of 12.41 cents and the average national rate of 13.33 cents.

How many counties does Trico Electric Cooperative offer service in?

Trico Electric Cooperative offers service in 3 countiesUS in the nation.

What is the phone number for Trico Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Trico Electric Cooperative by phone via (520) 744-2944.

What is the average bill for Trico Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Trico Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly electric bill of $140.27, compared to the Arizona average of $137.49 and the United States average of $137.49.

What cities does Trico Electric Cooperative supply electricity to?

Trico Electric Cooperative has customers in 2 cities in the nation.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-09-28