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Middlesex County, Connecticut Electricity Overview

Middlesex County's average residential electricity rate is 25.36 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 81.22% higher than the US average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

With a population of 164,245 citizens, Middlesex County is the 6th largest county in the state.

The use of renewable fuel types for electricity generation has fallen by 6.40% in Middlesex County throughout the last year.

Middlesex County is the 5th highest polluting county in the state when considering pollution per person. The county emits 2,317.61 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

Middlesex County averages 0.32 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 1188th highest in the US.

During the last year, Middlesex County had a 3.94% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,263,820 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.69 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    557,518 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    52,223 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    505,295 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    3.39 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    380,655,267 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,317.61 kg

Middletown, CT Electricity Overview

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Middletown's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 25.36 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 12.68% more than the state's average price of 22.50 cents, ranking the city at 103rd out of 219 cities in the state for best average electricity price. There has been a 5.50% increase in solar usage by electricity companies in the city over the last 12 months. Generation in Middletown is 138.53% of the electricity usage of consumers, which results in the exportation and storage of excess production.

Middletown's main fuel consumed for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They produce 505,105.83 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Solar and Distillate Fuel Oil are also highly used fuel sources in the city, with 0.66% and 0.04% of total electricity production being generated from each, respectively. The city citizens average 2,915.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 7th highest in Connecticut out of 219 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 139,096,051.51 kilograms, which is the 11th highest total amount of emissions for all cities in Connecticut. Middletown is home to 5 electricity generation plants, which is the 3rd most power plants within a city in Connecticut.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Middletown

Middletown residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.277/kWh$0.181/kWh$221.16/mo.$105.78/mo.
89th22.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Middletown
100th$158.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Middletown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Middletown, Connecticut

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.9371.26210,39820,899,000
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Choice EnergyENERGY14.5252.0210,1671,476,300
Clearview ElectricENERGY8.8171.12250,78222,083,200
Direct EnergyENERGY9.2469.62282,43226,102,400

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Portland CDP, CT Electricity Overview

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Portland CDP's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 25.36 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 12.68% more than the state's average price of 22.50 cents, ranking the city at 103rd out of 219 cities in the state for best average electricity price. Eversource Energy has an estimated 1,405 residential customers, more than any other vendor in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $179.93 per month, while the state average is $160.47.

Portland CDP has no power generation plants. The city is the 61st worst ranked city in the state out of 219 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 11,903,780.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 2,047.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 103rd highest polluting city in Connecticut when calculating by CO2 pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Portland CDP

Portland CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.277/kWh$0.181/kWh$221.16/mo.$105.78/mo.
89th22.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Portland CDP
100th$158.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Portland CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Portland CDP, Connecticut

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.9371.26210,39820,899,000
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Choice EnergyENERGY14.5252.0210,1671,476,300
Clearview ElectricENERGY8.8171.12250,78222,083,200
Direct EnergyENERGY9.2469.62282,43226,102,400

Lake Pocotopaug CDP, CT Electricity Overview

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Lake Pocotopaug CDP's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 25.36 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 12.68% more than the state's average price of 22.50 cents, ranking the city at 89th out of 219 cities in the state for best average electricity price. Eversource Energy has an estimated 1,335 residential customers, more than any other vendor in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $179.93 per month, while the state average is $160.47.

Lake Pocotopaug CDP has no power generation plants. The city is the 67th worst ranked city in the state out of 219 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 10,036,199.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 2,047.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 29th highest polluting city in Connecticut when calculating by CO2 pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Pocotopaug CDP

Lake Pocotopaug CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.277/kWh$0.181/kWh$221.16/mo.$105.78/mo.
89th22.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Pocotopaug CDP
100th$158.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Pocotopaug CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Pocotopaug CDP, Connecticut

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.9371.26210,39820,899,000
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Choice EnergyENERGY14.5252.0210,1671,476,300
Clearview ElectricENERGY8.8171.12250,78222,083,200
Direct EnergyENERGY9.2469.62282,43226,102,400

Electricity Production in Middlesex County, Connecticut

Power Plants in Middlesex County, Connecticut

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kleen Energy Systems ProjectAres Management (19.00%)
Middletown CT Natural Gas 2,561,982974,997,617.35380.56
DWW Solar llDWW Solar ll LLC (100.00%)
Middlesex County CT Solar 48,883
Wesleyan University Cogen 1Wesleyan University (100.00%)
Middletown CT Natural Gas 10,695.724,390,821.12410.52
FDX010.0 FedEx Fuel Cell2016 ESA Project Company, LLC (100.00%)
Middletown CT Natural Gas 7,8233,047,872.52389.6
CP Middletown Solar I LLCGreen Street Power Partners (100.00%)
Middletown CT Solar 1,672
CP Middletown Solar II LLCGreen Street Power Partners (100.00%)
Middletown CT Solar 1,668

Middlesex County, Connecticut Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Middlesex County's main fuel consumed for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They produce 505,105.83 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Solar and Distillate Fuel Oil are also highly used fuel sources in the county, with 9.37% and 0.03% of total electricity production being generated from each, respectively. The county's citizens average 2,317.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Total emissions in the county are 380,655,266.9 kilograms, which is the 4th highest total amount of pollution for any county in Connecticut. Middlesex County is home to 6 electricity plants, which is the 7th highest number of plants within a county in Connecticut.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
90.60%
SOLAR
Solar
9.37%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.03%

Middlesex County, Connecticut Net Metering

Of the 22 electric providers in Middlesex County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state has favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Middlesex County averages out to about 3.10% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Connecticut average is 1.32%, resulting in a rank of 443rd best in the United States and a state rank of 3rd best out of 3221 and 8 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Middlesex County:

  • Fenwick, Connecticut:
    • Residents Energy: 4.35%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 4.35%
    • North American Power: 4.35%
    • Town Square Energy: 4.35%
    • Liberty Power: 4.35%
    • Choice Energy: 4.35%
    • Atlantic Energy: 4.35%
    • Clearview Electric: 4.35%
    • Direct Energy: 4.35%
    • Ambit Energy: 4.35%
    • Starion Energy: 4.35%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 4.35%
    • Spark Energy: 4.35%
    • Eversource Energy: 4.35%
    • XOOM Energy: 4.35%
    • Public Power LLC: 4.35%
    • Freedom Energy: 4.35%
    • First Point Power: 4.35%
    • Everyday Energy: 4.35%
    • ENGIE: 4.35%
    • Eligo Energy: 4.35%
    • Energy Services Providers: 4.35%
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 4.35%
  • Middletown, Connecticut:
    • Texas Retail Energy: 4.35%
    • Public Power LLC: 4.35%
    • Town Square Energy: 4.35%
    • Freedom Energy: 4.35%
    • Everyday Energy: 4.35%
    • First Point Power: 4.35%
    • ENGIE: 4.35%
    • North American Power: 4.35%
    • Clearview Electric: 4.35%
    • Direct Energy: 4.35%
    • Ambit Energy: 4.35%
    • Choice Energy: 4.35%
    • Starion Energy: 4.35%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 4.35%
    • Atlantic Energy: 4.35%
    • Residents Energy: 4.35%
    • Eligo Energy: 4.35%
    • Energy Services Providers: 4.35%
    • XOOM Energy: 4.35%
    • Eversource Energy: 4.35%
    • Liberty Power: 4.35%
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 4.35%
    • Spark Energy: 4.35%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Middlesex County, Connecticut?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Eversource Energy82,180
2Town Square Energy3,369
3Direct Energy2,878
4Public Power LLC2,483
5Ambit Energy2,142
6Clearview Electric2,091
7North American Power1,571
8Liberty Power1,432
9Starion Energy1,216
10Strategic Energy LLC882

What electricity company is the largest provider in Middlesex County, Connecticut?

By total customer count, Eversource Energy is the largest electricity company in Middlesex County, Connecticut.

How many electric companies offer service in Middlesex County, Connecticut?

There are 22 electricity suppliers offering service in Middlesex County, Connecticut.

How many power plants are in Middlesex County, Connecticut?

Middlesex County, Connecticut has 6 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-24