Perry County, Indiana Electric Profile

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Perry County, Indiana Overview

Perry County residents are responsible for 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, while the Indiana average pollution per capita is 10,366.47.

Solar power generation in Perry County has grown from 1,013 megawatt hours to 4,005 megawatt hours per year over the past year.

Perry County ranks 645th out of 3221 counties in the nation in solar power generation, with 4,005 megawatt hours produced from solar energy.

When calculating by total customers, Southern Indiana Power is the largest supplier in Perry County.

Perry County consumes around 70.22% of the production put out by their power plants, meaning they either export or store the leftover amount.

Perry County has the 26th largest electricity production in Indiana out of 92 counties, producing 403,713 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    283,488  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.79  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    403,713  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    403,713  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    21.06  MWh

Tell City, IN Electric Overview

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Tell City has an average residential electricity rate of 13.95 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.62% more than the average state rate of 13.46 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $107.96 per month. Tell City Electric is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Emissions in Tell City average 10,643.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 79th worst polluting city out of 696 cities in Indiana based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Tell City from electricity use is 79,886,528.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 96th highest amount in Indiana. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 110,999.59 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tell City

Tell City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.139/kWh$0.117/kWh $116.07/mo.$96.24/mo.
425th 13.95¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tell City
41st $107.96 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tell City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tell City, Indiana

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Southern Indiana Power BUNDLED 13.00 133.76 107,965 14,035,000
Tell City Electric BUNDLED 13.96 107.66 32,577.23 4,547,651.16

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Cannelton, IN Electric Overview

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Cannelton has an average residential electricity rate of 10.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 25.41% less than the average state rate of 13.46 cents, a welcome situation for residents of the city. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $81.79 per month. Cannelton Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Emissions in Cannelton average 10,643.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 79th worst polluting city out of 696 cities in Indiana based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Cannelton from electricity use is 16,219,966.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 267th highest amount in Indiana. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 22,537.09 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cannelton

Cannelton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.131/kWh$0.098/kWh $140.00/mo.$81.79/mo.
5th 10.04¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cannelton
6th $81.79 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cannelton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cannelton, Indiana

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Cannelton Utilities BUNDLED 9.89 79.1 7,468.78 738,513.68
Southern Indiana Power BUNDLED 13.00 133.76 107,965 14,035,000

English, IN Electric Overview

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English has an average residential electricity rate of 12.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.27% less than the average state rate of 13.46 cents, a welcome situation for residents of the city. English has the 405th largest population in the state, with 685 residents . The average residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $130.8 per month.

Emissions in English average 10,643.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 79th worst polluting city out of 696 cities in Indiana based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of English from electricity use is 7,290,470.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 405th highest amount in Indiana. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 10,129.86 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in English

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.145/kWh$0.104/kWh $158.50/mo.$90.75/mo.
124th 12.75¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of English
274th $130.8 Average residential monthly electricity bill for English Residents

Electric Companies With Service in English, Indiana

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Dubois Rural Electric Coop BUNDLED 12.25 129.38 164,324 20,135,000
Duke Energy Indiana BUNDLED 12.95 131.37 9,169,929 1,187,570,367

Energy Production in Perry County, Indiana

Power Plants in Perry County, Indiana

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Cannelton Hydroelectric PlantAmerican Municipal Power (100.00%)
Perry County IN Conventional Hydroelectric 399,708
Tell City Solar ParkTell City 2 Solar Array, LLC (100.00%)
Perry County IN Solar 2,552
Perry County IN Solar 1,453

Perry County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Perry County average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, making them the 88th worst polluting county out of 92 counties in Indiana based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the county from electricity consumption is 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 88th highest amount in the state and 2964th in the US. The county is home to 3 electricity producing plants, which is the 779th most power plants within a county out of the country's 3221 counties. In Perry County, Conventional Hydroelectric is 99.01% of the fuel utilized for electricity generation.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
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Conventional Hydroelectric
99.01%
SOLAR
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0.99%

Perry County, Indiana Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Perry County selling electricity. Of those 4, 75.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Indiana has above average regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

Perry County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 2.27% of their energy lost per year. With a national average energy loss of 2.76%, Perry County is ranked as the 227th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Perry County:

  • Cannelton, Indiana:
    • Cannelton Utilities: 95.09%
    • Southern Indiana Power: 4.91%
  • English, Indiana:
    • Dubois Rural Electric Coop: 28.43%
    • Duke Energy Indiana: 71.57%
  • Tell City, Indiana:
    • Tell City Electric: 98.88%
    • Southern Indiana Power: 1.12%
  • Troy, Indiana:
    • Troy, Indiana Electric Utility: 76.64%
    • Southern Indiana Power: 23.36%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Perry County, Indiana?

By total megawatt hours sold, Southern Indiana Power is the largest electricity company in Perry County, Indiana.

How many power plants are within Perry County, Indiana?

Perry County, Indiana has 3 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

There are 4 electricity companies operating in Perry County, Indiana.

Which electricity companies offer service in Perry County, Indiana?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Southern Indiana Power 5,045
2 Tell City Electric 4,249
3 Cannelton Utilities 927
4 Troy, Indiana Electric Utility 263

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-14