Barren County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Barren County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Barren County has a population of 44,485 citizens.

The average monthly residential electricity bill in Barren County is 13.11% lower than the US average monthly residential expense.

Barren County generates 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuels, or 0.13 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Barren County is 10.52 cents. This is around 27.24% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Barren County residents are accountable for 13,418.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person each year, while the Kentucky average emissions per person is 12,774.78.

Renewable fuel usage for electricity generation has fallen by 17.39% over the past 12 months in Barren County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    755,623 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    5,639 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    5,639 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.13 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    596,909,656 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,418.22 kg

Glasgow, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.79 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Glasgow, which ranks the city 145th out of 556 cities in Kentucky. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $138.33, while the Glasgow average is 17.10% below at $114.67 per month. This ranks the city 126th in the state for average monthly bill total. Electric production facilities in the city have seen a 17.39% decline in the use of renewable energy versus non-renewable and fossil fuels.

Emitting 200,920,910.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Glasgow ranks 32nd highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 13,382.24 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 January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.115/kWh$121.30/mo.$110.37/mo.
145th11.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Glasgow
126th$114.67Average 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 Cooperative5,639
Farmers RECCBUNDLED10.37110.2307,90231,924,000
Glasgow EPBBUNDLED12.72117.5761,9357,877,000

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Cave City, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 10.97 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Cave City, which ranks the city 43rd out of 556 cities in Kentucky. Kentucky Utilities sells an estimated 7,270.36 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity providers. The average residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $120.54 per month.

Emitting 31,656,526.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Cave City ranks 149th highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 13,436.56 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 March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.092/kWh$207.07/mo.$81.36/mo.
43rd10.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cave City
194th$120.54Average 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 RECCBUNDLED10.37110.2307,90231,924,000
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

Park City, KY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.33 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Park City, which ranks the city 75th out of 556 cities in Kentucky. With a population of 614 citizens, the city is the 322nd most populated city in Kentucky. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $149.02 per month.

Emitting 8,250,045.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Park City ranks 322nd highest out of 556 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 13,436.56 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 April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.100/kWh$208.07/mo.$100.21/mo.
75th11.33¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Park City
445th$149.02Average 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 RECCBUNDLED10.37110.2307,90231,924,000
Warren Rural Electric Cooperative CorporationBUNDLED11.35149.87923,376104,844,000

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 5,6393,645,108.28646.41

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 596,909,656.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 268th worst in pollution per citizen, averaging 13,418.22 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 4.00% of electricity generated. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, Barren County is ranked as the 1005th 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?

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