Posey County, Indiana Electric Profile

Averaging production of 119.18 megawatt hours per citizen per year, Posey County ranks 9 out of 92 counties in production per capita in Indiana.

Posey County has emissions of 14,552.99 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Indiana average of 10,511.91.

Posey County generates 713.17% more megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the surplus.

Posey County's 17.96% rise in the use of non-renewable fuels for electric production in the past 12 months is an unfortunate trend.

Posey County is the 61st most populous county in Indiana.

Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 0.11%, or 3,288 megawatt hours, of Posey County’s total energy production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    372,665 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,030,391 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,288 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,027,103 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    119.18 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    370,038,917 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,552.99 kg

Mount Vernon, IN Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for citizens of Mount Vernon is roughly 16.04 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly for the inhabitants, this rate is above both the Indiana and the United States average rates of 13.08 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Vectren Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on residential customer count. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $123.54, while the Mount Vernon average is 15.83% more at $143.1 per month. This is the 538th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Mount Vernon 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 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 78th worst polluting city out of 679 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 70,159,184.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 104th highest for total pollution in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mount Vernon

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.182/kWh$0.108/kWh$207.27/mo.$91.04/mo.
668th16.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mount Vernon
538th$143.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mount Vernon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mount Vernon, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.04143.11,393,952223,618,493

Poseyville, IN Electric Overview

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Poseyville has an average residential electricity price of 12.29 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.04% lower than the average state rate of 13.08 cents. The Indiana average monthly residential electric bill is $123.54, while the Poseyville average is 10.84% higher at $136.94 per month. This ranks the city 445th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Poseyville is home to 905 residents, making it the 364th largest city by population in Indiana.

Electricity consumption in Poseyville results in 9,643,691.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 362nd most of any city in the state. Additionally, the city ranks 78th worst in the state in emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 10,656.01 kilograms of emissions per citizen. The city is tied for last in the state for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Poseyville

Poseyville 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.
153rd12.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Poseyville
445th$136.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Poseyville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Poseyville, 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
WIN Energy REMCBUNDLED11.96146.13216,20725,854,200

New Harmony, IN Electric Overview

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New Harmony's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 13.54 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 3.52% more than the state's average price of 13.08 cents. Vectren Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. New Harmony is the 409th largest city in the state, with a population of 719.

New Harmony emits 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 78th highest polluting city out of 679 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 7,661,672.8 kilograms, which is the 407th worst total amount of pollution for any city in Indiana. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Harmony

New Harmony residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.111/kWh$174.45/mo.$93.68/mo.
459th13.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Harmony
493rd$138.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Harmony Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Harmony, 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
Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.04143.11,393,952223,618,493
WIN Energy REMCBUNDLED11.96146.13216,20725,854,200

Energy Production in Posey County, Indiana

Power Plants in Posey County, Indiana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Posey County IN Coal 2,655,790.022,779,635,267.531,046.63Yes
SABIC Innovative Plastics Mt. VernonSABIC IP Mt. Vernon, LLC (100.00%)
Posey County IN Natural Gas 371,313229,401,036.62617.81
GriffithLake County Solar LLC (100.00%)
Griffin IN Solar 3,288

Posey County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Posey County's top fuel used for electricity production is Coal. They produce 2,601,125.14 megawatt hours, or 85.83% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel type. Natural Gas and Solar account for 14.05% and 0.11% of electricity production, respectively. Emissions in the county average 14,552.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, making them the 7th highest polluting county out of 92 counties in Indiana based on emissions per capita. At 14,552.99 kilograms per person and 6,732,219 residents in the county, the county emits 370,038,916.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 46th highest amount in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Posey County isp home to 3 power plants, which is 785th highest in the country and 704th highest when counting power plants per person.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
85.83%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
14.05%
SOLAR
Solar
0.11%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.01%

Posey County, Indiana Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Posey County providing electricity. Of those 3, 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 Indiana has commendable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Posey County is 4.23%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Vectren Energy, Duke Energy Indiana, and WIN Energy REMC. With a state average energy loss of 3.71%, Posey County is ranked as the 54th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Posey County, Indiana

Providers In Each City in Posey County:

  • Cynthiana, Indiana:
    • WIN Energy REMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Indiana: 50.00%
  • Griffin, Indiana:
    • WIN Energy REMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Indiana: 50.00%
  • Mount Vernon, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 100.00%
  • New Harmony, Indiana:
    • WIN Energy REMC: 33.33%
    • Vectren Energy: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Indiana: 33.33%
  • Poseyville, Indiana:
    • WIN Energy REMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Indiana: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Posey County, Indiana?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Vectren Energy31,384
2Duke Energy Indiana5,661
3WIN Energy REMC1,958

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

The largest electricity company in Posey County, Indiana by megawatt hours sold is Vectren Energy.

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

Posey County, Indiana has 3 electricity providers operating in the area.

How many power plants are in Posey County, Indiana?

There are 3 power plants located in Posey County, Indiana

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-07