Ohio County, Indiana Electric Profile

On average, Ohio County citizens are responsible for 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the Indiana average pollution per person is 10,511.91.

Ohio County is the 2836th most populated county in the United States, with 5,875 residents residing within its borders.

When calculating by customer count, Duke Energy Indiana is the largest electricity company in Ohio County.

Citizens in Ohio County pay $129.33 per month for residential electricity, compared to the nationwide average bill of $120.24.

No electricity production takes place in Ohio County.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Ohio County is 12.22 cents. This is roughly 9.14% lower than the national average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.


  • Total Consumption

    86,106 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.66 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    62,604,072 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    10,656.01 kg

Rising Sun, IN Electric Overview

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On average, citizens of Rising Sun are charged a residential electricity rate of 12.22 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 147th out of 679 cities in the state. Citizens in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $129.33. This is 4.68% above the state average bill of $123.54. Duke Energy Indiana sells 1,904.36 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than any other electricity provider.

Rising Sun is the 211th worst ranked city in the state out of 679 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 22,366,969.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 78th highest in Indiana for pollution per resident from electricity consumption, with an average of 10,656.01 kilograms of emissions per capita. The city is home to no power plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rising Sun

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.104/kWh$158.50/mo.$90.75/mo.
147th12.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rising Sun
374th$129.33Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rising Sun Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rising Sun, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy IndianaBUNDLED12.63127.759,103,1611,149,346,643
Rising Sun UtilitiesBUNDLED9.8394.6915,484.791,522,546.53
Southeastern Indiana REMCBUNDLED14.20165.53354,66750,373,000

Ohio County, Indiana Details

Ohio County, Indiana Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Ohio County supplying electricity. Of those 3, 66.67% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Indiana has commendable regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Ohio County who report energy loss data had an average of 4.38% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Indiana average is 3.71%, resulting in a rank of 1509th best in the US and a state rank of 63rd best out of 3220 and 92 counties, respectively.


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

The largest electricity company in Ohio County, Indiana by total revenue is Duke Energy Indiana.

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

Ohio County, Indiana has 3 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Ohio County, Indiana?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Duke Energy Indiana3,262
2Southeastern Indiana REMC1,698
3Rising Sun Utilities356

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-07