Breckinridge County, Kentucky Electric Profile

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Breckinridge County, Kentucky Overview

Breckinridge County has no electricity generation plants and must import all of the electricity used in the county.

With a population of 20,432 residents, Breckinridge County is the 55th largest county by population in the state.

Meade County RECC is the largest supplier in Breckinridge County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Breckinridge County comes in as the 991st worst pollution level due to electricity use out of 3221 counties in the nation, releasing 274,111,991.38 kilograms of CO2 gases.

The nationwide average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 13.99 cents, while residents of Breckinridge County benefit from an average rate that is 14.41% below that at 11.98 cents per kilowatt hour.

Breckinridge County ranks 55th out of 120 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents consuming over 300,000 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    343,021 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.79 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    274,111,991 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,415.82 kg

Hardinsburg, KY Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Hardinsburg is approximately 11.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.97% above Kentucky's average rate of 11.86 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $118.56 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86. Consumers in Hardinsburg pay a 9.73% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Meade County RECC is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, Hardinsburg residents emit 13,415.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 269th worst polluting city out of 556 cities in Kentucky. At 13,415.82 kilograms per person and 2,385 people in the city, the city emits 31,996,725.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 144th worst rank in Kentucky for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Hardinsburg have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hardinsburg

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.120/kWh$133.53/mo.$118.56/mo.
430th11.98¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hardinsburg
190th$118.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hardinsburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hardinsburg, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Meade County RECCBUNDLED11.98118.56333,46539,936,000

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Irvington, KY Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Irvington is approximately 11.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.97% above Kentucky's average rate of 11.86 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $118.56 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86. Consumers in Irvington pay a 9.73% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Meade County RECC is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, Irvington residents emit 13,415.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 269th worst polluting city out of 556 cities in Kentucky. At 13,415.82 kilograms per person and 1,231 people in the city, the city emits 16,514,871.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 212th worst rank in Kentucky for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Irvington have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Irvington

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.120/kWh$133.53/mo.$118.56/mo.
430th11.98¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Irvington
190th$118.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Irvington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Irvington, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Meade County RECCBUNDLED11.98118.56333,46539,936,000

Cloverport, KY Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Cloverport is approximately 11.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.97% above Kentucky's average rate of 11.86 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $118.56 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86. Consumers in Cloverport pay a 9.73% markdown compared to the rest of the nation. Meade County RECC is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers.

On average, Cloverport residents emit 13,415.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 15th worst polluting city out of 556 cities in Kentucky. At 13,415.82 kilograms per person and 1,119 people in the city, the city emits 15,012,300.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 220th worst rank in Kentucky for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Cloverport have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cloverport

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.120/kWh$133.53/mo.$118.56/mo.
430th11.98¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cloverport
190th$118.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cloverport Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cloverport, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Meade County RECCBUNDLED11.98118.56333,46539,936,000

Breckinridge County, Kentucky Details

Breckinridge County, Kentucky Net Metering

Meade County RECC is the only provider we have covering Breckinridge County. Fortunately for citizens they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs an option. Kentucky has highly restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The single company in Breckinridge County who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 5.20%. With a state average energy loss of 3.52%, Breckinridge County is ranked as the 108th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Breckinridge County, Kentucky

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Breckinridge County, Kentucky?

By total megawatt hours sold, Meade County RECC is the largest electricity supplier in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.

Which electricity companies offer service in Breckinridge County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Meade County RECC17,862

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01