Ohio County, Indiana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Ohio County, Indiana Electricity Overview

Within the last year, Ohio County saw a 1.26% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

Ohio County emitted 62,109,765.17 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which makes it the 2147th highest polluting county in the United States.

The electricity consumed by citizens of Ohio County is produced in other counties as the county has no power generation facilities.

Ohio County has emissions of 10,456.19 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,459.99.

At an average residential rate of 13.73 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Ohio County enjoy a 5.04% discount from the nationwide average rate.

Ohio County residents are faced with an average residential monthly electricity bill of $157.9, which is 14.39% higher than the state average bill of $138.04.


  • Total Consumption

    88,561 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.91 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    62,109,765 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    10,456.19 kg

Rising Sun, IN Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Rising Sun home are paying a residential electricity rate of 9.88 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 30.15% lower than Indiana's average rate of 14.14 cents, which ranks the city 5th best for average electricity price out of 696 cities in the state. Rising Sun Utilities has an estimated 257 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $95.42. This is 26.52% below the nationwide average of $129.86.

Emissions in Rising Sun average 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 378th highest polluting city out of 696 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 23,505,513.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 203rd highest for total pollution in Indiana. The residents of Rising Sun must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rising Sun

Rising Sun residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.135/kWh$0.098/kWh$174.81/mo.$95.42/mo.
5th9.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rising Sun
29th$95.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rising Sun Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rising Sun, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Rising Sun UtilitiesBUNDLED9.8394.6915,484.791,522,546.53
Southeastern IndianaBUNDLED14.20165.53354,66750,373,000

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Ohio County, Indiana Details

Ohio County, Indiana Net Metering

Out of the 2 suppliers in Ohio County, only one of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Ohio County is about 5.06% of all electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.71%, resulting in a rank of 1855th best in the United States and a state rank of 87th best out of 3221 and 92 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Ohio County, Indiana


How many electric companies offer service in Ohio County, Indiana?

There are 2 electricity suppliers operating in Ohio County, Indiana.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Ohio County, Indiana?

The largest electricity supplier in Ohio County, Indiana by total customer count is Southeastern Indiana.

What electricity companies offer service in Ohio County, Indiana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Southeastern Indiana1,857
2Rising Sun Utilities1,497

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-15