Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative: Rates and Coverage Area

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative

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About Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative is an electricity cooperative providing electricity in the state of Oklahoma, including cities such as Tulsa, Owasso, Bartlesville, Sand Springs, and Claremore. Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative bills their consumers a residential electricity price of 11.67 cents per kilowatt hour on average, which is 3.79% below the average Oklahoma price of 12.13 cents. There were a total of 769,566 megawatt hours sold to retail accounts in 2022 by the company. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 823,375 megawatt hours were acquired by way of the wholesale market. The supplier made $77,223,000 in 2022. All of that revenue came from sales to retail customers alone.

The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative is $160.63 per month, while the state average is $127.69. Consumers of the provider pay 24.26% more compared to the rest of the state. The company currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it at a higher rate to end users. Customers of the supplier are faced with 1.63 electrical outages a year with outages lasting an average of 146.18 minutes.

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Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative offers net metering choices to consumers. Net metering makes solar panel purchases more economically viable as it allows consumers to sell electricity into the grid.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of being in the electricity production business. Suppliers must report these losses. Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative reported a yearly loss of approximately 6.44% of the electricity that they transmit. The state average for energy loss is 3.42% and the US average is 2.87%. This leaves Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative with a ranking of 27th best out of 87 electricity suppliers in Oklahoma and 1170th best out of 3518 suppliers in the country.

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.091/kWh$225.42/mo.$104.66/mo.
726th11.67¢Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2456th$160.63Average monthly electricity bill for Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's residential customers

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Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:8901 East 146th Street North
    Collinsville, Oklahoma 74021
    United States of America
  • CEO:Alice Lawson

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Energy Loss

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-6.44%

Total Energy Loss

53,059MWh

1170 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's Power Outages

146.18 min.

vs. national average of 137.24 min.

1.63 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.27

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Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Oklahoma38,89084,284,00011100%

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Nowata County9,484312.53$150.37/mo
Osage County46,140512.34$144.43/mo
Rogers County98,836512.85$145.81/mo
Tulsa County677,358712.48$132.84/mo
Washington County52,382312.74$148.21/mo

Cities Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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

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Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative FAQ:

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative customers?

Customers of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 11.67 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative?

The CEO of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative is Alice Lawson.

What is the phone number for Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative?

The Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative phone number is (918) 371-2584.

When will Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative power be restored?

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's outages last, on average, around 146.181 minutes per each outage.

How many counties does Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative supply electricity in?

There are 5 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative including Oklahoma.

What is the average bundled bill for Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $160.63, compared to the Oklahoma average of $127.69 and the United States average of $127.69 for bundled service.

What cities does Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative provider electricity to?

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative has customers in 24 cities.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2023-12-06