Charlotte County, Florida Electric Profile

Charlotte County averages 1.73 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 18th highest in the state out of 67.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Charlotte County experienced a 2.73% decrease during the course of the last year.

Charlotte County has the 1035th largest total electricity generation out of 3220 counties in the country, producing 325,171 megawatt hours.

Charlotte County citizens are accountable for 3,851.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita each year, while the nationwide average emissions per capita is 4,494.55.

Charlotte County has experienced a 23.82% rise in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production during the course of the previous year.

Charlotte County produces 326,767 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable sources. This ranks Charlotte County 562nd highest producing county out of 3220 counties in the country for total sustainable electricity generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,115,032 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    325,171 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    326,767 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    -1,596 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.72 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    727,664,051 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,851.91 kg

Port Charlotte CDP, FL Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Port Charlotte CDP home purchase electricity for, on average, 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.67% less than the average state rate of 11.82 cents. With 6,264 residential customers, Florida Power & Light is the largest supplier in the city.

Port Charlotte CDP has zero electricity producing plants. The consumption of electricity in the city accounts for 282,219,656.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 57th highest in Florida out of 920 cities. Averaging 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 352nd highest in Florida for pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Port Charlotte CDP

Port Charlotte CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.082/kWh$162.13/mo.$89.23/mo.
61st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Port Charlotte CDP
83rd$125.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Port Charlotte CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Port Charlotte CDP, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.6962,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Port Charlotte CDP, Florida include: 33952, 33948, 33980, 33954, 33953

Punta Gorda, FL Electric Overview

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Punta Gorda has an average residential electricity rate of 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.67% below the average Florida price of 11.82 cents and 18.86% below the national average of 13.45 cents. With 3,564 residential customers, Florida Power & Light is the largest supplier in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Punta Gorda accounts for 88,618,430.19 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is the 201st highest in the state out of 920 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 352nd highest polluting city in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. The city does not generate any electricity in its city limits, which means it is tied for last in the state for the total amount of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Punta Gorda

Punta Gorda residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.082/kWh$162.13/mo.$89.23/mo.
61st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Punta Gorda
83rd$125.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Punta Gorda Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Punta Gorda, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.6962,961,8966,871,206,000

Rotonda CDP, FL Electric Overview

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Rotonda CDP's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their citizens, 18.86% lower than the average national electricity only service rate of 13.45 cents. Florida Power & Light sells 51,628.13 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other electricity supplier.

The use of electricity in Rotonda CDP accounts for 42,224,048.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 341st highest in Florida out of 920 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which is 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Rotonda CDP as the 21st highest polluting city in Florida. The electricity sold in Rotonda CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power production sources in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rotonda CDP

Rotonda CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.082/kWh$162.13/mo.$89.23/mo.
61st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rotonda CDP
83rd$125.69Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rotonda CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rotonda CDP, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Florida Power & LightBUNDLED10.91125.6962,961,8966,871,206,000

Zips with electric coverage in Rotonda CDP, Florida include: 34224, 33947, 33946

Energy Production in Charlotte County, Florida

Power Plants in Charlotte County, Florida

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Charlotte County FL Solar 163,973
Babcock Solar Energy Center HybridFlorida Power & Light (100.00%)
Charlotte County FL Solar 154,192
Port Charlotte Energy LLCPort Charlotte Energy LLC (100.00%)
Charlotte County FL Landfill Gas 7,0063,781,115.12539.7

Charlotte County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Charlotte County results in the release of 727,664,050.92 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is 31st highest in Florida out of 67 counties. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 3,851.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Charlotte County is the 2093rd highest polluting county in the country. The county is home to 3 electricity generation plants, which is the 22nd highest number of plants within a county in Florida and the 26th highest rate of plants per capita out of the state's 3220 counties.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
98.34%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
2.15%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.49%

Charlotte County, Florida Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Charlotte County providing electricity. Of those 2, 2 of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Regulations put in place at the state level are commendable for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Charlotte County is about 5.03% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a state average energy loss of 4.91%, Charlotte County is the 25th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Charlotte County, Florida

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Charlotte County, Florida?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Florida Power & Light143,646
2Lee County Electric Cooperative6,195

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

Charlotte County, Florida is home to 2 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Charlotte County, Florida?

There are 3 electricity plants located in Charlotte County, Florida

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Charlotte County, Florida?

By total customer count, Florida Power & Light is the largest electricity company in Charlotte County, Florida.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-24