York Electric Cooperative

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About York Electric Cooperative

York Electric Cooperative is an electric cooperative headquartered in York, South Carolina and serving customers in 2 states in the US. A total of 64,433 customers (0.04% industrial accounts, 8.03% commercial accounts and 91.92% residential customers) receive electricity from the company. On average, York Electric Cooperative charges their patrons a residential electricity rate of 12.29 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for their customers, this price is less than the nationwide average price of 13.71 cents per kilowatt hour. In 2020 the company sold 1,049,181 megawatt hours to end users (known as retail sales). The electricity sourced by York Electric Cooperative is made up primarily of megawatt hours they acquired on the wholesale market. This category comprises 100.00% of the total electricity sourced by the company. The revenue for York Electric Cooperative in 2020 from electricity sales was $126,260,000, with 98.83% coming from retail sales to end users.

The average residential power bill for a customer of York Electric Cooperative is $130.77 per month. The supplier currently does not produce any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices and then resell it at a higher rate to end customers.

York Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Customers of York Electric Cooperative can take advantage of net metering solutions, which is a positive for both parties. This makes it cheaper for people who are interested to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded kilowatt hours back to the electricity supplier.

Energy Loss

Losing electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of being in the electricity generation business. Companies must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity infrastructure efficiencies. York Electric Cooperative recently reported a yearly loss of about 4.80% of the electricity that they transmit. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 846th best out of 3509 suppliers who report energy loss in the country.

York Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

York Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.123/kWh$0.120/kWh$136.50/mo.$128.15/mo.
1596th12.29¢York Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
2199th$130.77Average monthly electricity bill for York Electric Cooperative's residential customers

York Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:1385 East Alexander Love Highway
    York, South Carolina 29745
    United States of America
  • CEO:Paul Basha

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Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Major Provider Category
Lowest Average Residential Monthly Bill
North Carolina, Major Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for North Carolina, Major Provider Category
Lowest Average Residential Monthly Bill
North Carolina, Major Provider Category
Claim Award

Energy Loss

York Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-4.80%

Total Energy Loss

52,974MWh

846 National Rank

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York Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
North Carolina1741,0001100.02%
South Carolina64,416124,741,0001399.98%

York Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Cherokee County56,216512.32$131.11/mo
Chester County32,294411.73$127.46/mo
Lancaster County96,016312.43$129.05/mo
York County282,090411.74$124.15/mo

Cities York Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

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

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York Electric Cooperative FAQ:

How many states does York Electric Cooperative sell electricity to?

York Electric Cooperative provides electricity to customers in 2 states.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for York Electric Cooperative customers?

Consumers of York Electric Cooperative, on average, have an electricity BUNDLED rate 12.29 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for York Electric Cooperative?

The York Electric Cooperative phone number is (803) 684-4248.

What is the average bundled bill for York Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Customers of York Electric Cooperative pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $130.77.

How many counties does York Electric Cooperative sell electricity to?

York Electric Cooperative sells electricity to customers in 4 counties throughout the United States including North Carolina and South Carolina.

Who is the CEO of York Electric Cooperative?

Paul Basha is the CEO of York Electric Cooperative.

What cities does York Electric Cooperative supply electricity in?

York Electric Cooperative has customers in 6 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-08-09