Wilmington Electric Company

Recently filed reports by the company showed a total customer count of 730 customers, 160 of which are commercial accounts and 570 of which are residential accounts. On average, Wilmington Electric Company's customers pay a residential electricity rate of 16.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 25.68% more than the average Pennsylvania rate of 13.30 cents. They sold 18,288 megawatt hours in 2019 via traditional retail accounts. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up 100.00% of the electricity sourced by the company. The total revenue for the company for 2019 from electricity sales was $2,716,000, with 100.00% coming from retail sales to end users.

About Wilmington Electric Company

Patrons of the provider have an average monthly residential power bill of $103.22. This is 14.07% below the nationwide average bill of $120.11. The company currently does not generate their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates from other suppliers and then resell it at a higher rate to end consumers. Wilmington Electric Company is the 169th (out of 261) worst polluting electricity provider in the state and 2641st (out of 3511) highest in the country.

Wilmington Electric Company Net Metering

Offering net metering to customers is a win-win situation but residents who receive their electricity from Wilmington Electric Company do not have this option. Net metering would make it easier for residents in the area to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess electricity back to the electricity company.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Wilmington Electric Company currently averages a loss of approximately 11.57% of the electricity they transmit. The state of Pennsylvania has an energy loss average of 5.89% and the countrywide average is 2.72%, resulting in Wilmington Electric Company receiving a rank of 135th worst out of 3511 suppliers reporting energy loss in the US.

Wilmington Electric Company Rate & Electric Bills

Wilmington Electric Company residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

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Wilmington Electric Company Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:134 High Street
    New Wilmington, Pennsylvania 16142
    United States of America

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Energy Loss

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

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Total Energy Loss


135 National Rank

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Wilmington Electric Company FAQ:

How much is the average bill for Wilmington Electric Company customers each month?

Consumers of Wilmington Electric Company pay, on average, a monthly bill of $103.22.

What is the average electricity rate for Wilmington Electric Company customers?

The average rate of electricity for consumers of Wilmington Electric Company is 16.71 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Wilmington Electric Company?

Wilmington Electric Company's customer service phone number is (724) 946-8167

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25