Scott County, Indiana Electric Profile

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Scott County is the 1052nd highest pollution level from electricity use out of 3220 counties in the nation, releasing 250,774,575.82 kilograms of CO2 gases.

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Solar power usage in Scott County has gone up by 173.75% year over year, with 4,974 megawatt hours being generated from solar in the last 12 months.

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The largest provider in Scott County by number of customers is Duke Energy Indiana.

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Scott County produces 4,974 megawatt hours from solar energy, making it 18th out of 92 counties in the state for total megawatt hours generated by solar power.

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Scott County has seen a 173.75% increase in the use of renewable fuels for electricity generation during the course of the past 12 months.

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There was a 5.59% rise in CO2 emissions per capita in the last year in Scott County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    349,889 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,974 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,974 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.21 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    250,774,576 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    10,504.53 kg

Scottsburg, IN Electric Overview

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Scottsburg's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 11.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.51% lower than the average Indiana rate of 13.08 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $126.35 per month. Scottsburg Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

For every person in the city there are 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 78th worst in Indiana out of 679 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 71,416,593.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Scottsburg

Scottsburg 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.
61st11.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Scottsburg
304th$126.35Average residential monthly electricity bill for Scottsburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Scottsburg, Indiana

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Duke Energy IndianaBUNDLED12.63127.75No DataIcon representing missing value.9,103,1611,149,346,643
Jackson County REMCBUNDLED12.96167.51No DataIcon representing missing value.366,62247,511,000
Scottsburg UtilitiesBUNDLED10.0997.05No DataIcon representing missing value.32,920.373,320,361.65

Austin, IN Electric Overview

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Austin has an average residential electricity rate of 12.01 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 10.73% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The Indiana average monthly residential electric bill is $123.54, while the Austin average is 7.61% more at $132.95 per month. This is the 401st lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Indiana. Scottsburg Utilities sells 39,660.98 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Austin emits 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 78th worst polluting city out of 679 cities in the state. With total emissions of 39,693,645.57 kilograms, the city ranks 152nd worst in Indiana for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 54,594.61 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Austin

Austin 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.
113th12.01¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Austin
401st$132.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Austin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Austin, Indiana

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Duke Energy IndianaBUNDLED12.63127.75No DataIcon representing missing value.9,103,1611,149,346,643
Jackson County REMCBUNDLED12.96167.51No DataIcon representing missing value.366,62247,511,000
Scottsburg UtilitiesBUNDLED10.0997.05No DataIcon representing missing value.32,920.373,320,361.65

Energy Production in Scott County, Indiana

Power Plants in Scott County, Indiana

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Scottsburg Solar ParkScottsburg Solar Array, LLC (100.00%)
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Henryville Solar RESHoosier Energy (100.00%)
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Scott County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

About 250,774,575.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in Scott County from electricity use. Averaging 10,504.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 392nd highest for emissions per capita from electricity use. Solar is the primary fuel source in Scott County, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. There are 2 power producing plants in Scott County, which is the 1044th most plants in a county in the country and translates to the 912th highest amount of power plants per capita.

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Scott County, Indiana Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity companies in Scott County, 100.00% of them report that they offer net metering. The state of Indiana has commendable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Scott County is 4.30%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Duke Energy Indiana, Clark County REMC, and Jackson County REMC. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Scott County a rank of 1432nd best in the US out of 3220 counties.

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Scott County, Indiana?

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1Duke Energy Indiana7,171
2Scottsburg Utilities3,691
3Clark County REMC1,990
4Jackson County REMC1,495

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

The largest electricity provider in Scott County, Indiana by total customer count is Duke Energy Indiana.

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

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Scott County, Indiana.

How many power plants are located in Scott County, Indiana?

There are 2 electricity plants in Scott County, Indiana

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16