Wellsborough Electric Company

About Wellsborough Electric Company

Wellsborough Electric Company is an investor owned organization supplying electricity in Pennsylvania. On recent government reports, the company showed a total of 6,310 electricity customers. This total is made up of 0.03% industrial accounts, 18.76% commercial customers and 81.20% residential accounts. Consumers of Wellsborough Electric Company are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.59 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.09% higher than the state's average price of 13.38 cents and 10.01% more than the national average of 13.26 cents. They sold 74,855 megawatt hours via retail sales in 2020. The electricity sourced by the company is made up primarily of megawatt hours they acquired by way of wholesale channels. Of the electricity sourced whole purchased made up 100.00%. In 2020, the company made a total of $11,412,000 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $13,000 coming from wholesale electricity sales and $9,755,000 from retail sales to end users.

The state average monthly residential electric bill is $114.19, while the Wellsborough Electric Company average is 7.90% lower at $104.88 per month. This is the 47th lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in Pennsylvania. Customers of the company have 1.18 power outages on average per year, with outages lasting around 115 minutes. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. The provider currently does not produce any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it to end consumers.

Wellsborough Electric Company Net Metering

Customers of Wellsborough Electric Company have the ability to take advantage of net metering. This is a positive for any customer considering installing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Wellsborough Electric Company currently has a loss of roughly 6.70% of the electricity that they generate. Wellsborough Electric Company's energy loss levels result in a rank of 27th best out of the 62 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 1258th best out of 3510 in the United.

Wellsborough Electric Company Rate & Electric Bills

Wellsborough Electric Company residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.123/kWh$132.34/mo.$79.72/mo.
2463rd14.59¢Wellsborough Electric Company's Average residential price per kWh
1303rd$104.88Average monthly electric bill for Wellsborough Electric Company's residential customers

Wellsborough Electric Company Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Headquarters:33 Austin Street
    Wellsboro, Pennsylvania 16901
    United States of America
  • CEO:Barney Farsworth

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Energy provider of the year for Pennsylvania, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
Pennsylvania, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Pennsylvania, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
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Energy provider of the year for Pennsylvania, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Least Outages Per Year
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Energy Loss

Wellsborough Electric Company's energy loss due to business operations.

-6.70%

Total Energy Loss

7,363MWh

1258 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Wellsborough Electric Company's Power Outages

115 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.18 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

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Wellsborough Electric Company State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Pennsylvania6,31010,132,29027100%

Wellsborough Electric Company County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Tioga County40,591315.57$114.94/mo

Cities Wellsborough Electric Company Has Coverage

  • Blossburg, PA
  • Elkland, PA
  • Knoxville, PA
  • Lawrenceville, PA
  • Mansfield, PA
  • Roseville, PA
  • Tioga, PA
  • Wellsboro, PA
  • Westfield, PA

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

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Wellsborough Electric Company FAQ:

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Wellsborough Electric Company customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for consumers of Wellsborough Electric Company is 14.59 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

When will Wellsborough Electric Company power be restored?

Average outage times for Wellsborough Electric Company are around 115 minutes per outage.

What is the average bundled bill for Wellsborough Electric Company customers each month?

Wellsborough Electric Company currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $104.88, compared to the Pennsylvania average of $114.19 and the United States average of $114.19 for bundled service.

Who is the CEO of Wellsborough Electric Company?

Wellsborough Electric Company’s CEO is Barney Farsworth.

What is the phone number for Wellsborough Electric Company?

You can reach Wellsborough Electric Company by phone via (570) 724-3516.

What cities does Wellsborough Electric Company have customers in to?

Wellsborough Electric Company provides electricity in 9 cities in the United States.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-13