Highlands County, Florida Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Highlands County, Florida Electricity Overview

Highlands County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 1.12% lower than the US average price, at 14.30 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents.

When calculating by total customers, Duke Energy Florida is the largest provider in Highlands County.

Highlands County is the 34th highest producer of solar power by megawatt hours produced in the state.

The county is ranked as the 1420th highest generator of electricity of all 3221 counties in the US for total electricity production, generating 57,865 megawatt hours.

Highlands County is home to 101,235 citizens and its power generating plants produce 57,865 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a generation per capita average of 0.57 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Renewable electricity sources account for 100.00%, or 57,865 megawatt hours, of Highlands County's total energy production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,187,210 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.73 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    57,865 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    57,865 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.57 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    443,746,023 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,383.33 kg

Sebring, FL Electricity Overview

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Sebring averages a residential electricity price of 14.71 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens, which ranks the city 834th out of 960 cities in the state. The average residential power bill for a customer in the city is $157.25 per month, while the national average is $129.86. Duke Energy Florida is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

Approximately 49,438,348.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Sebring from electricity consumption. This total results in 4,607.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 53rd worst in Florida for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are zero power plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sebring

Sebring residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.111/kWh$207.47/mo.$95.09/mo.
834th14.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sebring
950th$157.25Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sebring Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sebring, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED14.80157.1921,619,2063,200,446,737
Glades Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.13157.63175,10024,739,000

Zips with electric coverage in Sebring, Florida include: 33870, 33872, 33875, 33876

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Avon Park, FL Electricity Overview

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Avon Park averages a residential electricity price of 14.15 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens, which is 7.97% higher than the state's average price of 13.10 cents and 2.17% less than the national average of 14.46 cents. The average residential power bill for a customer in the city is $155.25 per month, while the national average is $129.86. Duke Energy Florida is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

Approximately 44,503,268.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Avon Park from electricity consumption. This total results in 4,607.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 53rd worst in Florida for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are zero power plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Avon Park

Avon Park residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.111/kWh$207.47/mo.$95.09/mo.
786th14.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Avon Park
817th$155.25Average residential monthly electricity bill for Avon Park Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Avon Park, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED14.80157.1961021,619,2063,200,446,737
Peace River ElectricBUNDLED12.30149.79608,77974,891,800

Lake Placid, FL Electricity Overview

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Lake Placid averages a residential electricity price of 14.47 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens, which ranks the city 822nd out of 960 cities in the state. The average residential power bill for a customer in the city is $157.41 per month, while the national average is $129.86. Duke Energy Florida is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

Approximately 10,874,685.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Lake Placid from electricity consumption. This total results in 4,607.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 53rd worst in Florida for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are zero power plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Placid

Lake Placid residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.111/kWh$207.47/mo.$95.09/mo.
822nd14.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Placid
951st$157.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Placid Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Placid, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED14.80157.1921,619,2063,200,446,737
Glades Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.13157.63175,10024,739,000

Electricity Production in Highlands County, Florida

Power Plants in Highlands County, Florida

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lake Placid Solar Power PlantDuke Energy Florida (100.00%)
Highlands County FL Solar 57,865

Highlands County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emitting 443,746,022.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Highlands County is the 684th worst in the nation for total emissions from electricity consumption. Averaging 4,383.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 1897th highest for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The county has one power generation plant. Highlands County's power plants most often use Solar, which accounts for 57,865 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county.

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Highlands County, Florida Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Highlands County include Duke Energy Florida, Florida Power & Light, and Glades Electric Cooperative The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Highlands County has 4 companies who are reporting energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these 4 suppliers is 5.78%. With a state average energy loss of 4.91%, Highlands County is the 61st best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Highlands County, Florida by total customer count is Duke Energy Florida.

How many power plants are in Highlands County, Florida?

There is one power plant located in Highlands County, Florida

Which electricity companies offer service in Highlands County, Florida?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Florida78,116
2Florida Power & Light58,672
3Glades Electric Cooperative4,344
4Peace River Electric1,827

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

There are 4 electricity companies offering service in Highlands County, Florida.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-24