Orange County, Florida Electric Profile

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Averaging production of 22.45 megawatt hours per citizen per year, Orange County ranks 13 out of 67 counties in production per capita in Florida.

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Orange County has emissions of 7,308.93 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Florida average of 4,528.05.

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Orange County generates 100.50% more megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the surplus.

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Orange County's 5.58% rise in the use of non-renewable fuels for electric production in the past 12 months is an unfortunate trend.

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Orange County is the 5th most populous county in Florida.

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Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 1.66%, or 519,277.94 megawatt hours, of Orange County’s total energy production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    15,601,055 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    31,280,331 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    519,278 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    30,761,053 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    22.45 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    10,184,646,162 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,308.93 kg

Orlando, FL Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for citizens of Orlando is roughly 11.54 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this rate is lower than both the Florida and the United States average rates of 11.82 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Orlando Utilities Commission is the largest vendor in the city based on residential customer count. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $131.88, while the Orlando average is 9.10% lower at $119.87 per month. This is the 25th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Orlando must turn to neighboring cities and rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they need each year. On average, the city residents emit 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 21st worst polluting city out of 920 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 1,271,620,815.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 6th highest for total pollution in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Orlando

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.111/kWh$195.89/mo.$95.09/mo.
412th11.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Orlando
25th$119.87Average residential monthly electricity bill for Orlando Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Orlando, Florida

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Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.34No DataIcon representing missing value.21,420,1342,919,734,774
Orlando Utilities CommissionBUNDLED11.31117.13No DataIcon representing missing value.2,755,558311,682,000

Zips with electric coverage in Orlando, Florida include: 32822, 32808, 32839, 32835, 32824, 32811, 32810, 32812, 32807, 32809, 32832 and 10 other zip code(s).

Alafaya CDP, FL Electric Overview

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Alafaya CDP has an average residential electricity price of 13.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.17% higher than the average state rate of 11.82 cents. About 0.11% of the city's electricity generation is from solar energy. The electricity grid in the city experiences an average of 0.91 outages per consumer each year, with outages lasting roughly 59.9 minutes each. The countrywide averages of these two data points are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Emitting 707,456,458.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Alafaya CDP is the 17th worst out of 920 cities in Florida for total emissions from electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 7,768.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. Coal makes up 50.88% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in Alafaya CDP. Natural Gas and Landfill Gas make up the next highest totals for a fuel type at 48.26% (13,125,427.65 megawatt hours) and 0.73% (199,711.94 megawatt hours), respectively. Alafaya CDP has 6 electricity producing plants, which is 2nd most in Florida and 24th most in the state when counting plants per person in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Alafaya CDP

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.111/kWh$195.89/mo.$95.09/mo.
670th13.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Alafaya CDP
581st$137.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Alafaya CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Alafaya CDP, Florida

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Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.34No DataIcon representing missing value.21,420,1342,919,734,774
Orlando Utilities CommissionBUNDLED11.31117.135,623,025.142,755,558311,682,000

Zips with electric coverage in Alafaya CDP, Florida include: 32828, 32825, 32826, 32817, 32829, 32831

Pine Hills CDP, FL Electric Overview

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Pine Hills CDP's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.88 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 8.96% more than the state's average price of 11.82 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Orlando Utilities Commission. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $136.19 per month.

Pine Hills CDP emits 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 21st highest polluting city out of 920 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 357,693,162.97 kilograms, which is the 42nd worst total amount of pollution for any city in Florida. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pine Hills CDP

Pine Hills CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.111/kWh$195.89/mo.$95.09/mo.
643rd12.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pine Hills CDP
520th$136.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pine Hills CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pine Hills CDP, Florida

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Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.34No DataIcon representing missing value.21,420,1342,919,734,774
Orlando Utilities CommissionBUNDLED11.31117.13No DataIcon representing missing value.2,755,558311,682,000

Zips with electric coverage in Pine Hills CDP, Florida include: 32808, 32818, 32810

Energy Production in Orange County, Florida

Power Plants in Orange County, Florida

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Alafaya CDP FL Coal 6,395,086.995,254,360,495.47821.62YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Alafaya CDP FL Natural Gas 1,995,454776,832,835.94389.3No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Orlando Cogen LPOrlando Power Gen I Inc (1.00%)Orlando Cogen I Inc (0.10%)Orlando Power Gen II Inc (49.00%)Orlando Power Holdings LLC (49.90%)
Orange County FL Natural Gas 948,422387,485,878.22408.56No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Taylor Creek SolarTaylor Creek Solar LLC (100.00%)
Orange County FL Solar 183,338No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Citrus Ridge SolarFL Solar 5, LLC (100.00%)
Bay Lake FL Solar 98,915No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
ACE-Stanton PVACE-Stanton, LLC (100.00%)
Alafaya CDP FL Solar 9,541No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
RP-Orlando, LLCRP-Orlando, LLC (100.00%)
Alafaya CDP FL Solar 8,557No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Walt Disney World Solar FacilityDuke Energy Florida (100.00%)
Bay Lake FL Solar 8,114No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
ACE-Stanton A PVACE-Stanton A, LLC (100.00%)
Alafaya CDP FL Solar 7,925No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Lockheed Martin SolarLockheed Martin RMS (100.00%)
Alafaya CDP FL Solar 3,176No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Orange County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Orange County's top fuel used for electricity production is Natural Gas. They produce 16,919,115.65 megawatt hours, or 54.09% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel type. Coal and Solar account for 44.24% and 1.02% of electricity production, respectively. Emissions in the county average 7,308.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, making them the 4th highest polluting county out of 67 counties in Florida based on emissions per capita. At 7,308.93 kilograms per person and 21,477,737 residents in the county, the county emits 10,184,646,161.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 1st highest amount in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Orange County isp home to 10 power plants, which is 168th highest in the country and 1959th highest when counting power plants per person.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
54.09%
COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
44.24%
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Solar
1.02%
LANDFILL GAS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Landfill Gas
0.64%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.01%

Orange County, Florida Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Orange County providing electricity. Of those 4, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state of Florida has commendable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Orange County is 4.99%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Orlando Utilities Commission, Duke Energy Florida, and Florida Power & Light. With a state average energy loss of 4.91%, Orange County is ranked as the 24th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Orange County:

  • Apopka, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Bay Lake, Florida:
    • Reedy Creek Improvement District: 98.45%
    • Duke Energy Florida: 1.55%
  • Belle Isle, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Eatonville, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Edgewood, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 93.26%
    • Orlando Utilities Commission: 6.74%
  • Lake Buena Vista, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 2.90%
    • Reedy Creek Improvement District: 97.10%
  • Maitland, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Oakland, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Ocoee, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Orlando, Florida:
    • Orlando Utilities Commission: 90.26%
    • Duke Energy Florida: 9.74%
  • Windermere, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Winter Garden, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Winter Park, Florida:
    • Orlando Utilities Commission: 2.80%
    • Winter Park Utilities: 90.01%
    • Duke Energy Florida: 7.19%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Orange County, Florida?

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1Orlando Utilities Commission157,567
2Duke Energy Florida45,481
3Florida Power & Light29,120
4Reedy Creek Improvement District973

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

The largest electricity company in Orange County, Florida by megawatt hours sold is Orlando Utilities Commission.

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

Orange County, Florida has 4 electricity providers operating in the area.

How many power plants are in Orange County, Florida?

There are 10 power plants located in Orange County, Florida

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16