Posey County, Indiana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Posey County, Indiana Electricity Overview

Posey County has the 353rd highest total electricity generation out of 3221 counties in the country, generating 3,353,419 megawatt hours.

Posey County is 7th out of 92 counties in Indiana for megawatt hours per capita generated from coal, averaging 105.12 megawatt hours per person each year.

Residents of Posey County are paying, on average, 6.48% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the nationwide average rate, at 15.40 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

In Posey County, 3,353,419 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuel types. Posey County ranks 310th out of 3221 counties in the nation for total electricity generation from non-renewable sources.

Posey County is ranked as the 1524th largest electricity consuming county out of 3221 counties in the United States with 376,039.47 megawatt hours being consumed by consumers for their electricity needs.

Posey County is home to 25,222 people and its power plants generate 3,353,419 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a generation per capita average of 132.96 megawatt hours per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    376,039 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.91 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,353,419 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,353,419 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    132.96 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    355,889,360 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,110.28 kg

Mount Vernon, IN Electricity Overview

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Mount Vernon's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 16.44 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 16.25% higher than Indiana's average price of 14.14 cents, which ranks the city 677th best average for electricity price out of 696 cities in Indiana. Customers in the city have 0.86 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting around 78.4 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. Selling an estimated 10,445.93 megawatt hours, Vectren Energy is the largest supplier in the city.

Mount Vernon is the 106th highest ranked city in the state out of 696 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 67,892,037.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 378th worst in Indiana for emissions per capita. In Mount Vernon, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mount Vernon

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.182/kWh$0.108/kWh$212.53/mo.$91.04/mo.
677th16.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mount Vernon
619th$150.27Average 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 EnergyBUNDLED16.44150.271,439,673236,659,757

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Poseyville, IN Electricity Overview

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Poseyville's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 13.86 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 2.01% lower than Indiana's average price of 14.14 cents, which ranks the city 205th best for average electricity price out of 696 cities in Indiana. Duke Energy Indiana is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Poseyville average is 9.57% more at $142.28 per month.

Poseyville is the 334th highest ranked city in the state out of 696 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 10,100,678.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 378th worst in Indiana for emissions per capita. In Poseyville, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Poseyville

Poseyville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.156/kWh$0.104/kWh$189.17/mo.$90.75/mo.
205th13.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Poseyville
320th$142.28Average 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 IndianaBUNDLED13.86142.289,392,1001,301,477,542

New Harmony, IN Electricity Overview

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New Harmony's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 16.44 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 16.25% higher than Indiana's average price of 14.14 cents, which ranks the city 677th best average for electricity price out of 696 cities in Indiana. Customers in the city have 0.86 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting around 78.4 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. With an estimated 96 residential customers, Vectren Energy is the largest vendor in the city.

New Harmony is the 403rd highest ranked city in the state out of 696 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 7,214,770.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 378th worst in Indiana for emissions per capita. In New Harmony, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Harmony

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.182/kWh$0.108/kWh$212.53/mo.$91.04/mo.
677th16.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Harmony
619th$150.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Harmony Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Harmony, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.44150.271,439,673236,659,757

Electricity 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 2,743,5672,817,177,782.921,026.83
SABIC Innovative Plastics Mt. VernonSABIC IP Mt. Vernon, LLC (100.00%)
Posey County IN Natural Gas 609,852356,547,971.78584.65

Posey County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

When considering electricity production, Posey County's top fuel source is Coal, making up 2,651,329.31 megawatt hours, or 79.06% of production in the county. Natural Gas and Distillate Fuel Oil make up the next highest amounts at 702,056.22 megawatt hours (20.94%) and 33.47 megawatt hours (0.00%), respectively. The county's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 355,889,359.84 kilograms, which is 48th largest emissions amount in the state out of 92 counties. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the county, which amounts to 14,110.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks the county as the 166th highest polluting county in the nation. Posey County is home to 2 power plants, which is the 20th highest number of plants within a county in Indiana.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
79.06%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
20.94%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.00%

Posey County, Indiana Net Metering

Posey County has 3 out of 3 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Indiana has decent state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Posey County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.23% of electricity produced. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.71%, resulting in a rank of 1252nd best in the country and a state rank of 54th best out of 3221 and 92 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Posey County, Indiana

Providers In Each City in Posey County:

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

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Posey County, Indiana?

By total megawatt hours sold, Vectren Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Posey County, Indiana.

Which electricity companies offer service in Posey County, Indiana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Vectren Energy36,740
2Duke Energy Indiana1,942
3WIN Energy REMC1,047

How many power plants are in Posey County, Indiana?

There are 2 electricity plants located in Posey County, Indiana

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

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

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-21