Escambia County, Florida Electric Profile

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Escambia County is 29th in Florida out of 67 counties in solar power generation, with 88,626 megawatt hours produced from solar energy.

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Throughout the last 12 months, there has been a 31.36% drop in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity production in Escambia County.

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The average monthly residential electric bill in Escambia County totals $155.18. In contrast, the national average bill is $120.24.

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Escambia County is 13.68 cents. This rate is around 1.68% more than the national average rate of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Escambia County is home to over 318,316 citizens and produces 88,626 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 0.28 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Escambia County 404th in the country out of 3220 counties for solar megawatt hours produced per person.

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When calculating by total customers, Gulf Power Company is the largest provider in Escambia County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,563,858 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,406,614 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    472,978 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,933,636 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.56 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,617,959,670 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,082.87 kg

Pensacola, FL Electric Overview

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On average, Pensacola's residential electricity price is 13.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.92% above Florida's average rate of 11.82 cents and 2.74% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. Gulf Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $152.78 per month.

Electricity use in Pensacola results in the release of 238,365,510.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 74th 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 Pensacola

Pensacola residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.114/kWh$203.08/mo.$101.94/mo.
863rd13.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pensacola
861st$152.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pensacola Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pensacola, Florida

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Gulf Power CompanyBUNDLED13.82152.78No DataIcon representing missing value.5,514,555762,089,526

Zips with electric coverage in Pensacola, Florida include: 32514, 32503, 32507, 32505, 32504, 32501, 32502

Ferry Pass CDP, FL Electric Overview

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Ferry Pass CDP's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.82 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for the citizens, this price is more than both the state and nationwide average rates of 11.82 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $152.78. This is 15.85% more than the state average of $131.88. Gulf Power Company sells 21,252.98 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Ferry Pass CDP residents emit 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 21st highest polluting city out of 920 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 146,600,086.64 kilograms, the city ranks 124th worst in Florida for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ferry Pass CDP

Ferry Pass CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.114/kWh$203.08/mo.$101.94/mo.
863rd13.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ferry Pass CDP
861st$152.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ferry Pass CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ferry Pass CDP, Florida

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Gulf Power CompanyBUNDLED13.82152.78No DataIcon representing missing value.5,514,555762,089,526

Zips with electric coverage in Ferry Pass CDP, Florida include: 32514, 32503, 32504

Brent CDP, FL Electric Overview

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Brent CDP's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 13.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.92% more than the average state rate of 11.82 cents and 2.74% more than the US average of 13.45. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $131.88, while the Brent CDP average is 15.85% higher at $152.78 per month. This is the 861st lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state. The city has allowed a 308.00% rise in non-renewable fuel type use in their electricity production plants.

Around 4,529.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 20th highest polluter in Florida out of 920 cities. A total of 101,179,385.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 179th worst in Florida for total pollution from electricity use. The city has one power generation plant in the city. This is the 18th most power plants within a city and the 31st highest number of plants per capita, out of 920 cities, in the state. Brent CDP's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Brent CDP

Brent CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.114/kWh$203.08/mo.$101.94/mo.
863rd13.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Brent CDP
861st$152.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Brent CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Brent CDP, Florida

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Gulf Power CompanyBUNDLED13.82152.78No DataIcon representing missing value.5,514,555762,089,526

Zips with electric coverage in Brent CDP, Florida include: 32503, 32505, 32504, 32501

Energy Production in Escambia County, Florida

Power Plants in Escambia County, Florida

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Escambia County FL Natural Gas 1,236,276.01799,497,637.8646.7No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Pensacola Florida PlantAscend Performance Materials LLC (100.00%)
Escambia County FL Natural Gas 602,652.96164,253,419.94272.55No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
International Paper PensacolaInternational Paper (100.00%)
Escambia County FL Black Liquour 457,245.64173,043,763.28378.45No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Gulf Coast Solar Center IIILS Power (100.00%)
Escambia County FL Solar 88,626No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Escambia County FL Landfill Gas 21,71113,056,604.57601.38No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Standby Generation PlantPensacola Christian College (100.00%)
Brent CDP FL Natural Gas 10277,626.78761.05No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Escambia County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Escambia County's primary fuel is Natural Gas, with 79.86% of electricity generation using this fuel. Black Liquour and Wood/Wood Waste Solids are also primary fuels in the county, with 10.70% and 4.37% of total electricity production coming from each fuel type, respectively. Emissions in the county average 5,082.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, making them the 1484th worst polluting county based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 1,617,959,670.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the county the 215th highest for total emissions in the country. Escambia County is home to 6 electricity plants, which is the 9th highest number of power plants within a county in Florida and the 22nd highest number of power plants per person out of the state's 3220 counties.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
79.86%
BLACK LIQUOUR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
10.70%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
4.37%
SOLAR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Solar
3.68%
LANDFILL GAS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Landfill Gas
0.90%
OTHER
Other
0.49%

Escambia County, Florida Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Escambia County providing electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state of Florida has above average state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Escambia County averages out to about 4.93% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The national average is 2.76%, resulting in Escambia County having a rank of 2004th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Escambia County, Florida

Providers In Each City in Escambia County:

  • Century, Florida:
    • Gulf Power Company: 50.00%
    • Escambia River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Pensacola, Florida:
    • Gulf Power Company: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Escambia County, Florida?

By total customer count, Gulf Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in Escambia County, Florida.

What electricity companies offer service in Escambia County, Florida?

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1Gulf Power Company44,432
2Escambia River Electric Cooperative4,090

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

Escambia County, Florida is home to 2 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

How many power plants are located in Escambia County, Florida?

Escambia County, Florida is home to 6 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16