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Pinellas County, Florida Electricity Overview

Pinellas County uses 61.51% more electricity than it generates.

Pinellas County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 11.03% above the US average rate, at 17.84 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.07 cents.

With 961,739 residents living within the county and 6,707,382 megawatt hours produced per year, Pinellas County has a per capita production of 6.97 megawatt hours. The city is 28 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in Florida.

As the 20th highest county in the state for non-renewable production per capita, Pinellas County produces 6.77 megawatt hours per person each year.

Pinellas County had a 3.05% increase over the last year in the use of renewable fuels for electricity generation.

Over 2.88% of Pinellas County's electricity generation comes from sustainable fuel types, ranking Pinellas County at 31st in Florida for total renewable electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    10,833,207 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.26 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,707,382 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    192,960 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,514,422 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.97 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    4,929,614,266 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,125.73 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in St. Petersburg

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St. Petersburg Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

17.04¢ per kWh

  • 5.78% lower than last month
  • 2.51% lower than March last year
  • 15.95% higher than the Florida average
  • 1.9% higher than the US average
  • 936th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 10 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since March last year
  • 22,508th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,565 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,051 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

17.97¢ per kWh

  • 0.2% lower than last month
  • 11.13% higher than March last year
  • 18.28% higher than the Florida average
  • 11.82% higher than the US average
  • 946th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 24,788th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 482 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,348 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$127.83 per month

  • 13.43% lower than last month
  • 15.26% lower than March last year
  • 0.27% higher than the Florida average
  • 6.03% higher than the US average
  • 310th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 619 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 622 since March last year
  • 20,769th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,909 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,465 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$183.65 per month

  • 1.03% lower than last month
  • 10.54% higher than March last year
  • 11.51% higher than the Florida average
  • 35.16% higher than the US average
  • 885th in the state out of 958 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 9 since March last year
  • 30,918th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 21 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,208 since March last year

St. Petersburg, FL Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call St. Petersburg home spend, on average, 17.97 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 18.28% more than Florida's average price of 15.19 cents, resulting in the city ranking 946th out of 960 cities in Florida for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Florida. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the St. Petersburg average is 33.15% more at $183.65 per month.

St. Petersburg is the 6th highest ranked city in Florida out of 960 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 1,078,284,378.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 206th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 2,942,712.3 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg residential electric rates are highest in December and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.191/kWh$0.111/kWh$253.86/mo.$95.09/mo.
946th17.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of St. Petersburg
885th$183.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for St. Petersburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in St. Petersburg, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED17.96183.473,21621,627,956.13,883,304,816

Zips with electric coverage in St. Petersburg, Florida include: 33710, 33713, 33702, 33705, 33703, 33707, 33712, 33709, 33782, 33714, 33711 and 5 other zip code(s).

Clearwater, FL Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Clearwater home spend, on average, 17.94 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 18.06% more than Florida's average price of 15.19 cents, resulting in the city ranking 828th out of 960 cities in Florida for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Florida. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the Clearwater average is 33.24% more at $183.78 per month.

Clearwater is the 22nd highest ranked city in Florida out of 960 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 482,956,822.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 206th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 1,318,022.41 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Clearwater

Clearwater residential electric rates are highest in December and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.191/kWh$0.111/kWh$253.80/mo.$95.10/mo.
828th17.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Clearwater
887th$183.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Clearwater Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Clearwater, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED17.96183.4721,627,956.13,883,304,816
Tampa ElectricBUNDLED16.57188.7610,192,110.371,689,172,450

Zips with electric coverage in Clearwater, Florida include: 34698, 33756, 33764, 33755, 33763, 33761, 34695, 33759, 33765, 33767

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Largo, FL Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Largo home spend, on average, 17.97 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 18.28% more than Florida's average price of 15.19 cents, resulting in the city ranking 946th out of 960 cities in Florida for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Florida. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $137.93, while the Largo average is 33.15% more at $183.65 per month.

Largo is the 39th highest ranked city in Florida out of 960 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 340,410,058.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 206th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 929,002.48 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Largo

Largo residential electric rates are highest in December and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.191/kWh$0.111/kWh$253.86/mo.$95.09/mo.
946th17.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Largo
885th$183.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Largo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Largo, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED17.96183.4721,627,956.13,883,304,816

Zips with electric coverage in Largo, Florida include: 33756, 33771, 33764, 33770, 33760, 33774, 33773, 33778, 33762

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Electricity Production in Pinellas County, Florida

Power Plants in Pinellas County, Florida

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Pinellas County FL Natural Gas 6,278,5872,612,590,356.35416.11
Pinellas County Resource RecoveryPinellas County (100.00%)
Pinellas County FL Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 428,795805,217,021.441,877.86

Pinellas County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

When considering electricity production, Pinellas County's top fuel type is Natural Gas, making up 93.59%, or 6,277,259.99 megawatt hours of production in the county. Taken together with Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (3.52%) and Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (2.88%), these three fuel types make up 99.98% county electricity generation. Electricity use in the county results in the release of 4,929,614,265.73 kilograms of CO2 pollution per year, which is 38th highest in the United States out of 3230 counties. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 5,125.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation the county is the 1286th highest polluting county in the nation. Pinellas County is home to 2 power producing plants, which is 29th most in the state.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
93.59%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
3.52%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
2.88%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.02%

Pinellas County, Florida Net Metering

Of the 2 electric companies in Pinellas County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. The state has commendable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Pinellas County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 4.80% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a United States average energy loss of 2.87%, Pinellas County is ranked as the 1620th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Pinellas County, Florida

Providers In Each City in Pinellas County:

  • Belleair, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Belleair Beach, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Belleair Bluffs, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Belleair Shore, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Clearwater, Florida:
    • Tampa Electric: 2.35%
    • Duke Energy Florida: 97.65%
  • Dunedin, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Gulfport, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Indian Rocks Beach, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Indian Shores, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Kenneth City, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Largo, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Madeira Beach, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • North Redington Beach, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Oldsmar, Florida:
    • Tampa Electric: 100.00%
  • Pinellas Park, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Redington Beach, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Redington Shores, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Safety Harbor, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Seminole, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • South Pasadena, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • St. Pete Beach, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • St. Petersburg, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Tarpon Springs, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%
  • Treasure Island, Florida:
    • Duke Energy Florida: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Pinellas County, Florida has 2 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Pinellas County, Florida?

By total customer count, Duke Energy Florida is the largest electricity company in Pinellas County, Florida.

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

There are 2 electricity suppliers offering service in Pinellas County, Florida.

What electricity companies offer service in Pinellas County, Florida?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Florida29,771
2Tampa Electric12,557

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-18