Wells Rural Electric Company

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About Wells Rural Electric Company

Wells Rural Electric Company is an electricity cooperative headquartered in Wells, Nevada and providing power to customers in 2 states in the nation including in major cities such as West Wendover, Carlin, Wells, Wendover, and Oasis CDP. Electricity providers must regularly report the number of customers signed on for their services to government agencies. Recently the supplier reported a total of 6,298 customers receiving their services. Around 2.60% of these customers are industrial properties, 18.28% are commercial customers and 79.12% are residential properties. Wells Rural Electric Company's customers purchase electricity for, on average, 10.38 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for their patrons, this rate is lower than the US average rate of 13.71 cents per kilowatt hour. Of the 794,724 megawatt hours Wells Rural Electric Company sold and dispossessed, 779,096 were from retail sales. The electricity they sourced was made up of megawatt hours that they procured by way of the wholesale electricity market. They purchased 794,724 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2020 they had total electricity related revenue of $44,734,000, with 98.85% from retail sales.

The average monthly residential power bill for a customer of Wells Rural Electric Company is $106.07 per month, while the national average is $121.23. Customers of the company pay a 12.50% discount compared to the rest of the country. Electricity generation is not handled in house at the company, as they purchase power at wholesale rates from other providers to then be resold to their consumers.

Energy Loss

Wells Rural Electric Company has energy loss of 1.80% of their total generation during transmission. This percentage of energy lost gives them a ranking of 170th best out of 3509 suppliers who report energy loss in the US.

Wells Rural Electric Company Rate & Electric Bills

Wells Rural Electric Company residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.060/kWh$172.06/mo.$55.44/mo.
644th10.38¢Wells Rural Electric Company's Average residential price per kWh
1284th$106.07Average monthly electricity bill for Wells Rural Electric Company's residential customers

Wells Rural Electric Company Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1451 Humboldt Avenue
    Wells, Nevada 89835
    United States of America
  • CEO:Clay R. Fitch

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Energy Loss

Wells Rural Electric Company's energy loss due to business operations.

-1.80%

Total Energy Loss

14,317MWh

170 National Rank

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Wells Rural Electric Company State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Nevada5,60441,853,000490.82%
Utah6942,757,450299.18%

Wells Rural Electric Company County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Elko County53,702410.13$103.46/mo
Eureka County1,85539.57$106.37/mo
White Pine County9,08027.77$104.88/mo

Cities Wells Rural Electric Company Has Coverage

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

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Wells Rural Electric Company FAQ:

How much is the average bundled bill for Wells Rural Electric Company customers each month?

The average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Wells Rural Electric Company is $106.07. The nationwide average is $121.23 for bundled service.

What cities does Wells Rural Electric Company have customers in in?

Wells Rural Electric Company supplies in 4 cities in the nation including Utah and Nevada.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Wells Rural Electric Company customers?

Consumers of Wells Rural Electric Company, on average, have an electricity BUNDLED rate 10.38 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Who is the CEO of Wells Rural Electric Company?

Clay R. Fitch is the current CEO of Wells Rural Electric Company.

How many states does Wells Rural Electric Company have customers in in?

There are 2 states that receive at least some electricity coverage by Wells Rural Electric Company.

What is the phone number for Wells Rural Electric Company?

You can reach Wells Rural Electric Company by phone via (775) 752-3328.

How many counties does Wells Rural Electric Company offer service to?

There are 3 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Wells Rural Electric Company.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-08-01