Vanderburgh County, Indiana Electric Profile

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Renewable fuel usage for electricity generation has fallen by 6.49% over the last 12 months in Vanderburgh County.

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There has been a 184.62% rise in the use of non-renewable fuels within the previous 12 months in Vanderburgh County.

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Vanderburgh County ranks 24th out of 92 counties in the state for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.04 megawatt hours produced per person each year.

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The average monthly residential electricity bill in Vanderburgh County totals $143.1. For comparison, the national average bill is $120.24.

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At an average residential rate of 16.04 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Vanderburgh County pay a 19.27% markup from the US average rate.

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Vanderburgh County has the 47th highest electricity generation in the state out of 92 counties, generating 6,951 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,659,395 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,951 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    6,988 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    -37 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.04 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,928,490,271 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    10,628.16 kg

Evansville, IN Electric Overview

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Evansville's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 16.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 22.63% more than the average state rate of 13.08 cents and 19.27% more than the US average of 13.45. There has been a 5.60% decrease in the usage of sustainable fuel sources (like solar, wind or hydro power) in Evansville during the course of the past year. There is a shortage of 1,734,636 megawatt hours in the city because of residents consuming 50690.71% more electricity than the city's electricity plants generate. This leads to the necessity to import extra megawatt hours.

Around 10,635.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 638th highest polluter in Indiana out of 679 cities. A total of 1,261,187,174.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 3rd worst in Indiana for total pollution from electricity use. The city has one power generation plant in the city. This is the 16th most power plants within a city and the 51st highest number of plants per capita, out of 679 cities, in the state. Evansville's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Evansville

Evansville 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 Evansville
538th$143.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Evansville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Evansville, Indiana

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Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.04143.13,4221,393,952223,618,493

Zips with electric coverage in Evansville, Indiana include: 47714, 47711, 47712, 47715, 47710, 47720, 47725, 47713, 47708

Highland CDP, IN Electric Overview

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On average, Highland CDP's residential electricity price is 16.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 22.63% above Indiana's average rate of 13.08 cents and 19.27% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in the city have 0.86 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 78.4 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. Vectren Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers.

Electricity use in Highland CDP results in the release of 49,113,560.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 136th highest in the state out of 679 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 78th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Highland CDP

Highland CDP 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 Highland CDP
538th$143.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Highland CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Highland CDP, Indiana

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Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.04143.1No DataIcon representing missing value.1,393,952223,618,493

Melody Hill CDP, IN Electric Overview

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Melody Hill CDP's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 16.04 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for the citizens, this price is more than both the state and nationwide average rates of 13.08 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average monthly residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $143.1 per month, while the Indiana average is $123.54. Vectren Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, Melody Hill CDP residents emit 10,656.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 78th highest polluting city out of 679 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 40,077,262.01 kilograms, the city ranks 150th worst in Indiana for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Melody Hill CDP

Melody Hill CDP 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 Melody Hill CDP
538th$143.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Melody Hill CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Melody Hill CDP, Indiana

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Vectren EnergyBUNDLED16.04143.1No DataIcon representing missing value.1,393,952223,618,493

Energy Production in Vanderburgh County, Indiana

Power Plants in Vanderburgh County, Indiana

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Volkman Road Solar Array HybridVectren Energy (100.00%)
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Oak Hill Solar ArrayVectren Energy (100.00%)
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Vanderburgh County, Indiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Vanderburgh County results in 1,928,490,270.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 7th most of any county in Indiana. More telling of the county’s emissions reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 10,628.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 49th highest county in Indiana and 372nd nationally for CO2 pollution per capita. About 100.53% of electricity in Vanderburgh County comes from generation using Solar. Vanderburgh County has the 21st highest power plants of any county in the state, with 2 total power plants. This translates to the 59th most power plants per person in Indiana.

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-0.53%

Vanderburgh County, Indiana Net Metering

Vanderburgh County is home to one electric provider. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in installing personal solar panels, the sole provider in town allows for net metering. The state of Indiana has pretty good state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Vanderburgh County averages out to about 5.03% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.71%, resulting in a rank of 2094th best in the United States and a state rank of 89th best out of 3220 and 92 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Vanderburgh County, Indiana

Providers In Each City in Vanderburgh County:

  • Darmstadt, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 100.00%
  • Evansville, Indiana:
    • Vectren Energy: 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 Vanderburgh County, Indiana?

The largest electricity supplier in Vanderburgh County, Indiana by total revenue is Vectren Energy.

How many power plants are located within Vanderburgh County, Indiana?

Vanderburgh County, Indiana is home to 2 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Vanderburgh County, Indiana?

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1Vectren Energy22,459

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16