Electric Rates & Providers in Barren County, KY

Barren County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Barren County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Barren County has a population of 44,277 citizens.

Consumers in Barren County pay $141.43 per month for residential electricity, compared to the state average bill of $131.91.

Barren County averages 0.09 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 1560th highest in the country.

In Barren County, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation has declined by 30.40% in the past year.

Citizens of Barren County use enough electricity to emit 12,199.13 kilograms of CO2 gases per person, compared to the state average of 11,671.44.

Barren County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 20.70% below the national average rate, at 12.69 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.01 cents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    692,421 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.64 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,925 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,925 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.09 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    540,140,772 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,199.13 kg

Glasgow, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.36 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Glasgow, which is 7.32% higher than Kentucky's average price of 12.45 cents and 16.55% less than the US average of 16.01 cents. There has been a 30.40% decrease in the usage of renewable fuel sources (like solar, wind or hydro power) in Glasgow over the past year. The city produces over 0 megawatt hours from its electrical power plants, which is the 9th highest total generation for any city in the state.

Emitting 181,643,114.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Glasgow ranks 31st highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 12,172.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. Roughly 100.00% of Glasgow's electricity is produced using Landfill Gas. Glasgow has one power producing plant in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Glasgow

Glasgow residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.115/kWh$137.31/mo.$110.37/mo.
429th13.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Glasgow
339th$137.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Glasgow Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Glasgow, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
East Kentucky Power Cooperative3,925
Farmers RECCBUNDLED12.73141.25327,57341,695,000
Glasgow EPBBUNDLED13.77134.7566,5039,157,000

Cave City, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.41 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Cave City, which ranks the city 335th out of 556 cities in Kentucky. Selling an estimated 7,033.35 megawatt hours a year, Kentucky Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Emitting 33,975,148.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Cave City ranks 129th highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 12,212.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cave City

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.092/kWh$214.84/mo.$81.36/mo.
335th12.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cave City
333rd$136.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cave City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cave City, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Farmers RECCBUNDLED12.73141.25327,57341,695,000
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.93128.465,775,382.75689,016,099

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Park City, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.86 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Park City, which ranks the city 33rd out of 556 cities in Kentucky. With a population of 714 citizens, the city is the 298th most populated city in Kentucky. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $144.44 per month.

Emitting 8,719,718.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Park City ranks 296th highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 12,212.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Park City

Park City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.100/kWh$215.06/mo.$100.21/mo.
33rd11.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Park City
376th$144.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Park City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Park City, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Farmers RECCBUNDLED12.73141.25327,57341,695,000
Warren Rural Electric Cooperative CorporationBUNDLED11.84144.51862,792102,163,000

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Electricity Production in Barren County, Kentucky

Power Plants in Barren County, Kentucky

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Glasgow KY Landfill Gas 3,9252,473,481.21630.19

Barren County, Kentucky Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 25th worst ranked county out of 120 counties in Kentucky, Barren County emits 540,140,772.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 280th worst in pollution per citizen, averaging 12,199.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the county. There is one power plant in the county. Barren County's power plants primarily use Landfill Gas, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in the county.

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Barren County, Kentucky Net Metering

There are 6 companies in Barren County providing electricity. Of those 6, 33.33% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Citizens of Kentucky have highly restricted net metering laws that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 5 companies in Barren County that report energy loss, including Farmers RECC, Glasgow EPB, and Kentucky Utilities. Together, these 5 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.20% of electricity generated. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.87%, Barren County is ranked as the 1067th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Barren County, Kentucky?

The largest electricity provider in Barren County, Kentucky by total customer count is Farmers RECC.

How many electric companies offer service in Barren County, Kentucky?

There are 6 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Barren County, Kentucky.

How many power plants are located in Barren County, Kentucky?

There is one electricity plant in Barren County, Kentucky

Which electricity companies offer service in Barren County, Kentucky?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-03-29