Caldwell County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Caldwell County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

On average, Caldwell County residents are responsible for 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, making them the 232nd highest polluting county based on per capita emissions.

No electricity generation takes place in Caldwell County, meaning the county must import their electricity from outside of their borders.

Caldwell County had a 2.01% rise in CO2 emissions per capita over the previous 12 months.

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 14.46 cents, while residents of Caldwell County benefit from an average rate that is 11.55% less at 12.79 cents per kilowatt hour.

When calculating by total customers, Kentucky Utilities is the largest supplier in Caldwell County.

Residents in Caldwell County pay $152.68 per month for residential electricity, compared to the state average bill of $138.33.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    214,856 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    169,958,999 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Princeton, KY Electricity Overview

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Princeton's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 11.81 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 3.82% below Kentucky's average rate of 12.28 cents, resulting in the city ranking 148th best for average electricity price out of 556 cities in Kentucky. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Princeton average is 22.14% less at $101.1 per month. Princeton Electric Plant Board has an estimated 927 residential customers, more than any other supplier who operates in the city.

As the 74th worst ranked city out of 556 cities in the state, Princeton emits 84,247,207.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. Averaging 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 330th worst in Kentucky for emissions per capita. Electricity companies who provide service in Princeton have to rely on electricity produced in neighboring communities and rural areas, since no electricity production occurs in the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Princeton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.133/kWh$0.101/kWh$210.45/mo.$95.19/mo.
148th11.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Princeton
7th$101.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Princeton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Princeton, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740
Pennyrile ElectricBUNDLED12.46157.11602,52975,046,000
Princeton Electric Plant BoardBUNDLED11.7898.3429,225.323,443,575.78

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Fredonia, KY Electricity Overview

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Fredonia's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 3.31% below Kentucky's average rate of 12.28 cents, resulting in the city ranking 185th best for average electricity price out of 556 cities in Kentucky. Fredonia has the 390th largest population in the state, with 372 citizens residing within the city's borders. Selling an estimated 2,550.8 megawatt hours each year, Kentucky Utilities is the largest vendor in the city.

As the 390th worst ranked city out of 556 cities in the state, Fredonia emits 4,998,398.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. Averaging 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 330th worst in Kentucky for emissions per capita. Electricity companies who provide service in Fredonia have to rely on electricity produced in neighboring communities and rural areas, since no electricity production occurs in the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fredonia

Fredonia 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.
185th11.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fredonia
330th$136.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fredonia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fredonia, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

Caldwell County, Kentucky Details

Caldwell County, Kentucky Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity suppliers in Caldwell County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. The state has heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Caldwell County is 4.11%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Kentucky Utilities, Kenergy, and Pennyrile Electric. With a United States average energy loss of 2.76%, Caldwell County is ranked as the 1123rd best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Caldwell County, Kentucky by total customer count is Kentucky Utilities.

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

There are 4 electricity companies offering service in Caldwell County, Kentucky.

Which electricity companies offer service in Caldwell County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Kentucky Utilities8,441
2Princeton Electric Plant Board3,839
3Kenergy3,034
4Pennyrile Electric1,793

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-10-18