Spencer County, Indiana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Spencer County, Indiana Electricity Overview

Spencer County ranks 74th out of 92 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its citizens consuming 295,350.96 megawatt hours.

Spencer County generates 232.66 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 159th highest county out of 3221 counties for production per capita in the US.

4,471,899.69 megawatt hours are generated from coal in Spencer County. With 19,810 residents, this is 225.74 megawatt hours per person.

With a population of 19,810 residents, Spencer County is the 1884th largest county by population in the nation.

As the 78th highest county in the US for non-renewable production per capita, Spencer County generates 227.31 megawatt hours per person a year.

Solar power usage in Spencer County has increased by 120.85% year over year, with 105,895 megawatt hours being produced from solar energy over the previous 12 months compared to 47,948 the 12 months before.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    295,351 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.91 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,608,910 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    105,895 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,503,015 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    232.66 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    336,535,160 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    16,988.15 kg

Santa Claus, IN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 16.36 cents per kilowatt hour for Santa Claus, which is 15.66% more than the average Indiana rate of 14.14 cents. Selling an estimated 23,996.74 megawatt hours each year, Vectren Energy is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Santa Claus average is 15.41% more at $149.87 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Santa Claus averages 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 27,039,705.85 kilograms, which is the 187th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Indiana. All of the electricity sold in Santa Claus has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Santa Claus

Santa Claus 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.
675th16.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Santa Claus
617th$149.87Average residential monthly electricity bill for Santa Claus Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Santa Claus, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Southern Indiana PowerBUNDLED13.00133.76107,96514,035,000
Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.44150.271,439,673236,659,757

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Rockport, IN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 16.44 cents per kilowatt hour for Rockport, which is 16.25% more than the average Indiana rate of 14.14 cents. Selling an estimated 6,030.4 megawatt hours each year, Vectren Energy is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Rockport average is 15.72% more at $150.27 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Rockport averages 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 20,745,079.81 kilograms, which is the 227th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Indiana. All of the electricity sold in Rockport has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rockport

Rockport 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 Rockport
619th$150.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rockport Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rockport, Indiana

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

Dale, IN Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.93 cents per kilowatt hour for Dale, which is 5.61% more than the average Indiana rate of 14.14 cents. Selling an estimated 4,897.1 megawatt hours each year, Vectren Energy is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Dale average is 10.16% more at $143.04 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Dale averages 10,456.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 16,144,356.47 kilograms, which is the 264th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Indiana. All of the electricity sold in Dale has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dale

Dale 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.
486th14.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dale
531st$143.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dale Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dale, Indiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Southern Indiana PowerBUNDLED13.00133.76107,96514,035,000
Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.44150.271,439,673236,659,757

Electricity Production in Spencer County, Indiana

Power Plants in Spencer County, Indiana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Spencer County IN Coal 4,503,0155,251,583,682.11,166.2412/2028
Spencer County IN Solar 104,051
New Haven Solar RESHoosier Energy (100.00%)
Spencer County IN Solar 1,844

Spencer County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Spencer County citizens average 16,988.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Spencer County from electricity consumption is 336,535,160.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 52nd highest amount in the state and 75th in the United States. Approximately 97.03% of Spencer County's electricity is produced using Coal. Secondary fuels used in electricity generation include Solar at 2.30% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 0.68% of production. Spencer County has 3 electricity plants, which is 740th most in the US.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
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Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
97.03%
SOLAR
Solar
2.30%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.68%

Spencer County, Indiana Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity companies in Spencer County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

Spencer County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 4.11% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.71%, resulting in a rank of 1120th best in the US and a state rank of 40th best out of 3221 and 92 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Spencer County, Indiana

Providers In Each City in Spencer County:

  • Chrisney, Indiana:
    • Southern Indiana Power: 4.17%
    • Vectren Energy: 95.83%
  • Dale, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 56.25%
    • Southern Indiana Power: 43.75%
  • Gentryville, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 100.00%
  • Grandview, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 100.00%
  • Richland, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 89.85%
    • Southern Indiana Power: 10.15%
  • Rockport, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 100.00%
  • Santa Claus, Indiana:
    • Southern Indiana Power: 2.40%
    • Vectren Energy: 97.60%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Spencer County, Indiana by megawatt hours sold is Vectren Energy.

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

There are 2 electricity companies operating in Spencer County, Indiana.

How many power plants are within Spencer County, Indiana?

There are 3 power plants in Spencer County, Indiana

Which electricity companies offer service in Spencer County, Indiana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Vectren Energy10,241
2Southern Indiana Power4,214

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24