Tolland County, Connecticut Electric Profile

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At an average residential rate of 23.98 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Tolland County pay a 78.31% markup from the US average rate.

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The largest electricity supplier in Tolland County by megawatt hours sold is Eversource Energy.

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Tolland County has emissions of 2,018.58 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the US average of 4,494.55.

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Tolland County generates 80.10% of its electricity from non-renewable fuel types, giving it a ranking of 678th in the United States out of 3220 counties for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel types.

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The county is ranked as the 8th largest producer of electricity in the state out of 8 counties for total electricity production, producing 141,135 megawatt hours.

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The usage of renewable fuel types for electricity production in Tolland County grew by 1.18% last year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,147,525 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.61 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    141,135 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    28,089 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    113,046 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.94 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    304,242,872 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,018.58 kg

Storrs CDP, CT Electric Overview

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Storrs CDP's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 23.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.82% above Connecticut's average price of 22.04 cents and 78.31% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. Eversource Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Storrs CDP average is 48.09% more at $178.06 per month.

Electricity use in Storrs CDP creates 33,167,021.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 33rd most of any city in Connecticut. The city also ranks 48th worst in Connecticut in pollution per resident, averaging 2,028.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 124,497.16 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Storrs CDP

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.242/kWh$0.181/kWh$221.16/mo.$105.78/mo.
64th21.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Storrs CDP
64th$151.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Storrs CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Storrs CDP, Connecticut

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Eversource EnergyBUNDLED21.50151.36No DataIcon representing missing value.8,030,4101,726,614,900

Rockville CDP, CT Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 23.98 cents per kilowatt hour for Rockville CDP, which is 8.82% more than Connecticut's average price of 22.04 cents. This means the city is 65th best for average electricity rate out of 143 cities in the state. Eversource Energy has 361 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $178.06 per month, while the state average is $155.63. Customers in the city pay 14.41% more compared to other citizens of the state.

Rockville CDP has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 14,431,467.68 kilograms, which is 50th highest in the state out of 143 cities. The city averages 2,028.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 48th highest city in Connecticut in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rockville CDP

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.242/kWh$0.181/kWh$221.16/mo.$105.78/mo.
64th21.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rockville CDP
64th$151.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rockville CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rockville CDP, Connecticut

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Eversource EnergyBUNDLED21.50151.36No DataIcon representing missing value.8,030,4101,726,614,900

Stafford Springs CDP, CT Electric Overview

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Stafford Springs CDP's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 23.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.82% above Connecticut's average price of 22.04 cents and 78.31% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. Eversource Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Stafford Springs CDP average is 48.09% more at $178.06 per month.

Stafford Springs CDP is the 62nd worst ranked city in Connecticut out of 143 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 10,188,230.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 2,028.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stafford Springs CDP

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.242/kWh$0.181/kWh$221.16/mo.$105.78/mo.
64th21.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stafford Springs CDP
64th$151.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stafford Springs CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stafford Springs CDP, Connecticut

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Eversource EnergyBUNDLED21.50151.36No DataIcon representing missing value.8,030,4101,726,614,900

Energy Production in Tolland County, Connecticut

Power Plants in Tolland County, Connecticut

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UCONN Cogen FacilityUniversity of Connecticut (100.00%)
Mansfield Center CDP CT Natural Gas 113,04636,132,542.75319.63No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Somers CDP CT Solar 9,910No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
HampdenHA MA Solar, LLC (100.00%)
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Stafford MS Ground Mount Community SolarTown of Stafford, CT (100.00%)
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Tolland County, Connecticut Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tolland County's top fuel type utilized for electricity production is Natural Gas. They generate 111,366.69 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Solar and Distillate Fuel Oil are the second and third most used fuel types for electricity generation. Solar makes up 19.90% of electricity generation and Distillate Fuel Oil makes up 1.19% of total generation in the county. Emissions in the county average 2,018.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, making them the 6th highest polluting county out of 8 counties in the state based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the county are 304,242,871.68 kilograms, which is the 908th worst total amount of emissions for all counties in the country. Tolland County isp home to 4 electricity generation plants, which is 8th highest in Connecticut and 6th most when considering power plants per citizen.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
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78.91%
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19.90%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
1.19%

Tolland County, Connecticut Net Metering

Tolland County is home to one electricity supplier. Fortunately for customers in the county who are interested in having personal solar panels, the only provider in town offers net metering options. Many net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Connecticut has some of the best regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar panels.

Energy Loss

Tolland County has an average of 2.90% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. With a state average energy loss of 1.32%, Tolland County is ranked as the 3rd best county in Connecticut for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Tolland County, Connecticut

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Tolland County, Connecticut?

By total revenue, Eversource Energy is the largest electricity company in Tolland County, Connecticut.

Which electricity companies offer service in Tolland County, Connecticut?

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1Eversource Energy86,048

How many power plants are located in Tolland County, Connecticut?

Tolland County, Connecticut is home to 4 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16