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About Vistra Energy

Vistra Energy serves electricity to 14 states in the nation including cities like New York, Chicago, Houston, Philadelphia, and Dallas. The entity is an investor owned entity. At the time of the most recent government reports, the provider had a total of 2,223,690 electricity customers signed on for their services. This total is made up of 86.31% residential customer accounts, 5.79% commercial customer accounts and 7.90% industrial customers. On average, Vistra Energy charges their customers a residential electricity price of 13.35 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 2.60% below the nationwide average price of 13.71 cents. Around 87,226,112 megawatt hours were sold by the provider to retail end users in 2020. The electricity sourced by Vistra Energy is made up primarily of megawatt hours they procured on wholesale channels. This category comprises 100.00% of all electricity sourced by the company. Their total revenue for 2020 from electricity activities was $13,186,972,100, with $7,450,259,000 coming from retail sales to end users and $5,736,713,100 from sales to the wholesale market.

Consumers of the company pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $150.31. This is 23.98% higher than the US average bill of $121.23. With 173,693,745.18 megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuels, Vistra Energy is the 3rd largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources out of 3509 companies in the US. Vistra Energy is the 24th largest provider out of 3509 suppliers in the US based on number of customers. They rank 449th out of the 3509 suppliers we track in the United States for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuels used.

Energy Loss

Vistra Energy loses electricity at a rate of 2.53% of their generation due to heat dissipation and other causes. The national energy loss average is 2.76%, giving Vistra Energy a rank of 278th best out of 3509 providers who report energy loss in the country.

Vistra Energy Rate & Electric Bills

Vistra Energy residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.118/kWh$156.41/mo.$132.83/mo.
2056th13.35¢Vistra Energy's Average residential price per kWh
2594th$150.31Average monthly electricity bill for Vistra Energy's residential customers

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    Quick Facts About Vistra Energy

    Vistra Energy's production plants generate 91,302,219.09 megawatt hours from natural gas.

    Vistra Energy's power plants generate 19,369,587 megawatt hours from nuclear power sources. This is the 12th highest out of 3509 suppliers in the nation12th most in the United States out of 3509 providers.

    Vistra Energy is the 5th highest producer of electricity of all 3509 companies in the nation, producing 174,099,947.18 megawatt hours.

    Vistra Energy generates 62,935,956.97 megawatt hours of electricity from the burning of coal, ranking Vistra Energy 2nd in the United States out of 3509 electric providers.

    Vistra Energy ranks 42nd in the nation out of 3509 companies for total megawatt hours produced from solar power sources.

    Energy Loss

    Vistra Energy's energy loss due to business operations.


    Total Energy Loss


    278 National Rank

    Vistra Energy Energy Makeup

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    Vistra Energy State Coverage

    StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
    District of Columbia1,7542,318,100190.15%
    New Hampshire9,4849,701,200190.55%
    New Jersey32,36959,545,100153.34%
    New York149,32592,404,800136.59%

    Vistra Energy County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Adams County103,8526215.64$137.90/mo
    Adams County65,7374114.00$98.48/mo
    Adams County27,4775715.61$136.71/mo
    Albany County314,8484920.21$148.51/mo
    Alexander County5,2404214.08$100.63/mo
    Allegany County68,1063914.64$136.50/mo
    Allegany County46,4565218.66$140.75/mo
    Allegheny County1,250,5786617.29$136.15/mo
    Allen County102,2065715.60$136.67/mo
    Anderson County57,9225310.60$126.53/mo

    Power Plants Owned by Vistra Energy

    PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
    Somervell County TX Nuclear 19,369,587
    Rusk County TX Coal 13,454,258.0314,859,565,572.81,104.45
    Robertson County TX Coal 12,537,903.0612,356,976,902.48985.57
    Hanging Rock Energy FacilityDynegy Energy Services (100.00%)
    Lawrence County OH Natural Gas 9,594,7463,659,632,087.86381.42
    Forney Energy CenterLuminant Energy (100.00%)
    Kaufman County TX Natural Gas 9,374,0433,587,228,905.68382.68
    Baldwin Energy ComplexDynegy Energy Services (100.00%)
    Randolph County IL Coal 6,583,2926,836,986,672.741,038.54
    Shawnee CDP OH Coal 6,424,670.016,246,734,971.21972.3
    Clermont County OH Coal 5,963,308.025,643,474,899.28946.37
    Lake Road Generating PlantDynegy Energy Services (100.00%)
    Windham County CT Natural Gas 5,705,5082,241,509,459.42392.87
    Kendall County Generation FacilityDynegy Energy Services (100.00%)
    Minooka IL Natural Gas 5,597,1122,242,522,799.3400.66

    Vistra Energy Fuel Makeup

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    Cities Vistra Energy Has Coverage

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    Vistra Energy FAQ:

    Who is the CEO of Vistra Energy?

    Vistra Energy's current CEO is Curtis A. Morgan.

    Does Vistra Energy have any subsidiary companies?

    Vistra Energy owns Ambit Energy, Dynegy Energy Services, TriEagle Energy, TXU Energy, Viridian Energy, Luminant Energy, and Public Power LLC.

    What cities does Vistra Energy have customers in in?

    Vistra Energy provides electricity to 7016 cities in the nation.

    What percentage of Vistra Energy's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

    Electric production plants owned by or associated with Vistra Energy generate 99.77% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

    What percentage of Vistra Energy's electricity is generated from renewable fuel types?

    Electric facilities owned by or associated with Vistra Energy generate 0.26% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

    What is the average bundled bill for Vistra Energy customers each month?

    Consumers of Vistra Energy pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $150.31.

    What is the phone number for Vistra Energy?

    Vistra Energy's customer service phone number is (214) 875-8004

    How many power plants are owned by or associated with Vistra Energy?

    Vistra Energy is associated with or owns 39 power plants.

    How many counties does Vistra Energy supply electricity to?

    There are 611 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Vistra Energy including Texas, New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, and Ohio.

    How many states does Vistra Energy have customers in to?

    Vistra Energy sells electricity to customers in 14 states.

    What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Vistra Energy customers?

    The average BUNDLED price of electricity for consumers of Vistra Energy is 13.35 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

    Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
    Published: 2022-03-13