Brevard County, Florida Electric Profile

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Brevard County is home to 601,942 citizens and its power generating plants generate 6,487,285 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a production per capita average of 10.78 megawatt hours per capita.

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There was a 1.60% decline in CO2 emissions per capita in the most recent 12 months in Brevard County.

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Brevard County uses non-renewable sources to generate 10.25 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 444th highest county in the United States for non-renewable generation per capita.

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Brevard County is ranked 29th out of 67 counties in Florida for renewable electricity production per capita, at 0.53 megawatt hours per person a year.

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The largest electricity company in Brevard County by megawatt hours sold is Florida Power & Light.

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Solar power production in Brevard County has grown from 177,602 megawatt hours to 274,480 megawatt hours per year during the course of the past year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    6,739,328 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,487,285 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    318,365 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,168,920 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    10.78 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,394,588,904 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,978.11 kg

Palm Bay, FL Electric Overview

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Palm Bay's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 12.27 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.76% less than the average US rate of 13.45 cents. There has been a 100.00% increase in the use of sustainable fuel types (such as solar, wind or hydro power) in Palm Bay throughout the last year. It's great to see these fuel types slowly replace nonrenewable fuels like coal or natural gas. Solar power usage for electricity generation in the city has increased by 61,850 megawatt hours per year during the past year, which is a 100.00% increase from the previous year.

For every person in the city there are 4,304.7 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 903rd worst in Florida out of 920 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 482,113,482.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city has the 18th most power plant of any city in Florida, with one total plant. This is the 49th most power plants per capita in the state. Palm Bay has roughly 100.00% of its electricity generated by Solar.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Palm Bay

Palm Bay residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.097/kWh$177.29/mo.$96.08/mo.
533rd12.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Palm Bay
504th$135.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Palm Bay Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Palm Bay, Florida

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Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.34No DataIcon representing missing value.21,420,1342,919,734,774
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.6961,85062,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Palm Bay, Florida include: 32907, 32909, 32905, 32908, 32948, 32950

Melbourne, FL Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for citizens of Melbourne is roughly 12.26 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is more than the Florida average rate of 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour it is below the United States average of 13.45 cents. With 9,204 total residential customers, Florida Power & Light is the largest supplier in the city. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $135.39. This is 12.60% higher than the national average of $120.24.

Melbourne’s electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 368,891,026.03 kilograms, which is 39th highest in Florida out of 920 cities. Averaging 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 21st highest in Florida for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city is home to no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Melbourne

Melbourne residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.097/kWh$177.06/mo.$96.00/mo.
520th12.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Melbourne
489th$135.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Melbourne Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Melbourne, Florida

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Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.34No DataIcon representing missing value.21,420,1342,919,734,774
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.69No DataIcon representing missing value.62,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Melbourne, Florida include: 32940, 32935, 32904, 32937, 32901, 32905, 32952, 32934, 32903

Titusville, FL Electric Overview

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On average, Titusville's residential electricity price is 12.27 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably for their citizens, 3.81% more than the state's average rate of 11.82 cents, which ranks the city 523rd out of 920 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Florida Power & Light sells 133,588.14 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other supplier. The national average monthly residential power bill is $120.24, while the Titusville average is 12.70% higher at $135.5 per month.

Electricity use in Titusville results in the release of 207,982,307.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 82nd highest in the state out of 920 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 352nd worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Titusville

Titusville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.097/kWh$177.28/mo.$96.08/mo.
523rd12.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Titusville
491st$135.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Titusville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Titusville, Florida

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Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.34No DataIcon representing missing value.21,420,1342,919,734,774
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.69No DataIcon representing missing value.62,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Titusville, Florida include: 32780, 32796, 32754

Energy Production in Brevard County, Florida

Power Plants in Brevard County, Florida

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Brevard County FL Natural Gas 6,065,8702,160,939,977.42356.25No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Barefoot Bay Solar Energy CenterFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
Micco CDP FL Solar 162,381No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Oleander Power Project LPNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Cocoa FL Natural Gas 98,16656,149,527.47571.99No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Palm Bay FL Solar 61,850No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
BrevardBrevard Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Brevard County FL Landfill Gas 43,88521,178,847.66482.6No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Discovery Solar CenterFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
Brevard County FL Solar 35,451No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Space Coast Next Gen Solar EnergyFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
Brevard County FL Solar 14,798No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Brevard County FL Natural Gas 1,62818,128,469.211,135.42No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Brevard County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 135th worst ranked county in the US, Brevard County releases 2,394,588,904.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 3,978.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the county ranks 2051st worst in the United States for pollution per capita. Around 94.83% of electricity in Brevard County comes from production using Natural Gas. Totaling Natural Gas with Solar (4.23%) and Landfill Gas (0.68%), these three fuel types account for 6,470,461.34 megawatt hours (or 99.74%) of the county's electricity generation. Brevard County isp home to 8 electricity plants, which is 291st highest in the country and 1864th most when considering plants per capita.

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94.83%
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4.23%
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Landfill Gas
0.68%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.26%

Brevard County, Florida Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity suppliers in Brevard County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Florida has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Brevard County has 3 providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 5.77%. With a state average energy loss of 4.91%, Brevard County is the 57th best county in Florida for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Brevard County, Florida

Providers In Each City in Brevard County:

  • Cape Canaveral, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Cocoa, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 50.00%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.00%
  • Cocoa Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Grant-Valkaria, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 49.66%
    • Florida Power & Light: 49.66%
    • City of Vero Beach Utilities: 0.68%
  • Indialantic, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Indian Harbour Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Malabar, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 50.00%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.00%
  • Melbourne, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 49.38%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.62%
  • Melbourne Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Melbourne Village, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 50.00%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.00%
  • Palm Bay, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 50.00%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.00%
  • Palm Shores, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 50.00%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.00%
  • Rockledge, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 50.00%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.00%
  • Satellite Beach, Florida:
    • Florida Power & Light: 100.00%
  • Titusville, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 49.96%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.04%
  • West Melbourne, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 50.00%
    • Florida Power & Light: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Brevard County, Florida?

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1Florida Power & Light218,095
2Duke Energy Florida54,139
3Peace River Electric642

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Brevard County, Florida?

By total revenue, Florida Power & Light is the largest electricity provider in Brevard County, Florida.

How many power plants are within Brevard County, Florida?

Brevard County, Florida has 8 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Brevard County, Florida?

Brevard County, Florida has 3 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16