Wadsworth Utilities

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About Wadsworth Utilities

Wadsworth Utilities is headquartered in Wadsworth, Ohio and it supplies electricity in the population who live there. There are 137 industrial customer accounts, 1,235 commercial customers and 11,842 residential customers who are served by the company. Wadsworth Utilities' customers are billed an average residential electricity rate of 10.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 19.98% lower than the average state rate of 12.79 cents. In 2020 Wadsworth Utilities sold 95.96% of their disposition to end users (known as retail sales). The electricity sourced by Wadsworth Utilities is made up of primarily wholesale purchased megawatt hours, with 280,841 procured by the company. In 2020, they made a total of $28,540,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 87.96% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users.

The Ohio average monthly residential electric bill is $117.24, while the Wadsworth Utilities average is 25.31% lower at $85.37 per month. This is the 20th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the state. Electricity generation plants associated with the company use non-renewable fuels to generate 0.84% of their total electricity production, or 151.41 megawatt hours. They rank 576th in the US out of 3509 providers. The provider generates 99.16% of their total generation, which is 17,792.75 megawatt hours, from sustainable fuel sources. Wadsworth Utilities is ranked as the 478th highest total electricity producer out of 3509 suppliers in the country.

Wadsworth Utilities Net Metering

Luckily, Wadsworth Utilities allows their consumers to take part in net metering programs. This makes it cheaper for residents in the area to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded wattage into the grid.

Energy Loss

All electricity companies who produce electricity have some energy loss via heat dissipation or other factors. Wadsworth Utilities is no different, as they have an annual loss of roughly 1.38% of the aggregate electricity they generate. The state of Ohio has an energy loss average of 2.74% and the national average is 2.76%, giving Wadsworth Utilities a rank of 5th best out of 167 providers who report energy loss in Ohio.

Wadsworth Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Wadsworth Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.102/kWh$99.13/mo.$85.37/mo.
586th10.23¢Wadsworth Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
552nd$85.37Average monthly electricity bill for Wadsworth Utilities' residential customers

Wadsworth Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:365 Broad Street
    Wadsworth, Ohio 44281
    United States of America

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    Quick Facts About Wadsworth Utilities

    Wadsworth Utilities generates 17,792.75 megawatt hours of electricity from the use of hydroelectric power, making Wadsworth Utilities 144th out of 3509 electric companies in the United States.

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    Energy Loss

    Wadsworth Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

    -1.38%

    Total Energy Loss

    3,866MWh

    108 National Rank

    Wadsworth Utilities Energy Makeup

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    Wadsworth Utilities State Coverage

    StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
    Ohio13,21425,103,00037100%

    Wadsworth Utilities County Coverage

    CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
    Medina County182,4705814.58$121.39/mo

    Power Plants Owned by Wadsworth Utilities

    PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
    Wood County WV Conventional Hydroelectric 316,597
    Dover OH Distillate Fuel Oil 742614,148.07827.69
    Montpelier OH Distillate Fuel Oil 584482,502.58826.2
    Galion OH Distillate Fuel Oil 290233,880.03806.48
    Versailles OH Distillate Fuel Oil 276319,001.41,155.8
    Napoleon OH Distillate Fuel Oil 218189,948.81871.32
    Seville OH Distillate Fuel Oil 197159,426.62809.27
    Edgerton OH Distillate Fuel Oil 182148,832.75817.76
    Shelby County OH Distillate Fuel Oil 11794,307.66806.05

    Wadsworth Utilities Fuel Makeup

    CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    Conventional Hydroelectric
    99.16%
    DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
    Distillate Fuel Oil
    0.84%

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    Wadsworth Utilities FAQ:

    What is the average bundled bill for Wadsworth Utilities customers each month?

    The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Wadsworth Utilities is $85.37. The state average bundled bill is $117.24 and the national average is $117.24.

    What percentage of Wadsworth Utilities' electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

    Electric production plants owned by or associated with Wadsworth Utilities generate 0.84% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

    How many power plants are owned by or associated with Wadsworth Utilities?

    Wadsworth Utilities owns or is associated with 9 power plants.

    What is the phone number for Wadsworth Utilities?

    You can reach Wadsworth Utilities by phone via (330) 335-2833.

    What is the average bundled electricity rate for Wadsworth Utilities customers?

    Wadsworth Utilities' current average bundled electricity rate is 10.23 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Ohio bundled rate of 12.79 cents and the average nationwide rate of 14.11 cents.

    What percentage of Wadsworth Utilities' electricity is generated from renewable fuel types?

    Wadsworth Utilities generates 99.16% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

    Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
    Published: 2022-08-01