Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative

About Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative is an electricity cooperative providing electricity in 8 different counties within Oklahoma. The average residential electricity rate for Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative is approximately 10.63 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.53% lower than the state's average price of 11.62 cents and 19.86% below the US average of 13.26 cents. In 2020 Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative sold 93.34% of their megawatt hours by way of normal retail sales to end users. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 709,765 megawatt hours were procured via the wholesale electricity market. Through electricity sales to end users , Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative made $69,872,600 in 2020.

Patrons of the provider have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $143.03. This is 21.28% above the US average bill of $117.93. The supplier's consumers are faced with an average of 1.69 power outages per consumer each year. These outages last for an average of 192.24 minutes, while the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage. Electricity generation is not handled in house at the company, as they purchase power at wholesale rates and then resell to their customers.

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Thankfully, Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative offers net metering choices to consumers. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often prohibitively priced for residents. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell extra electricity back to the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources financially possible .

Energy Loss

Loss of electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity generation business. Providers are required to report these losses. Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative recently reported an annual loss of around 6.56% of the electricity that they transmit. Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's energy loss levels place them at of 30th best out of the 83 providers that operate in Oklahoma and report energy loss and 1237th best out of 3510 in the nation.

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 January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.091/kWh$205.16/mo.$104.66/mo.
809th10.63¢Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2483rd$143.03Average monthly electric bill for Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's residential customers

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 provider of the year for Oklahoma, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
Oklahoma, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Claim Award

Energy Loss

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

-6.56%

Total Energy Loss

46,572MWh

1237 National Rank

Grid Reliability

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

192.24 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.69 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Oklahoma37,75570,841,00010100%

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Craig County14,142410.61$118.29/mo
Mayes County41,100410.61$118.50/mo
Nowata County10,076410.56$126.24/mo
Osage County46,963410.34$122.00/mo
Rogers County92,459511.57$122.46/mo
Tulsa County651,552610.68$121.08/mo
Wagoner County81,289610.45$108.93/mo
Washington County51,52748.16$109.95/mo

Cities Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Avant, OK
  • Barnsdall, OK
  • Bartlesville, OK
  • Catoosa, OK
  • Claremore, OK
  • Collinsville, OK
  • Copan, OK
  • Delaware, OK
  • Dewey, OK
  • Fair Oaks, OK
  • Inola, OK
  • Lenapah, OK
  • New Alluwe, OK
  • Nowata, OK
  • Ochelata, OK
  • Oologah, OK
  • Owasso, OK
  • Ramona, OK
  • Sand Springs, OK
  • Skiatook, OK
  • South Coffeyville, OK
  • Sperry, OK
  • Talala, OK
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Valley Park, OK
  • Vera, OK
  • Verdigris, OK
  • Wann, OK

* 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?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative is 10.63 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative?

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative’s current CEO is Alice Lawson.

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

Consumers of Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $143.03.

When will Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative power be restored?

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative's outages last, on average, approximately 192.242 minutes per outage.

What is the phone number for Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative by phone via (918) 371-2584.

What cities does Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative provider electricity in?

Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative supplies to 28 cities throughout the country including, Oklahoma.

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

There are 8 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Verdigris Valley Electric Cooperative.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-11