Hancock County, Kentucky Electric Profile

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Hancock County, Kentucky Overview

Hancock County's average residential electricity rate is 12.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.37% lower than the US average rate of 13.76 cents per kilowatt hour.

Hancock County produces 231,254.12 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuel sources. This ranks Hancock County 677th highest producing county in the US out of 3221 counties for total renewable electricity production.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Hancock County saw a 4.62% rise during the previous 12 months.

Hancock County is 649th out of 3221 counties in the United States for natural gas generation, with 28,028.89 megawatt hours generated using the fuel source.

The largest electricity company in Hancock County by customer count is Kenergy.

With total production of 259,283 megawatt hours, Hancock County is ranked 1099th highest generator of electricity out of 3221 counties in the United States for total generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    151,658  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.67  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    259,283  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    231,254  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    28,029  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    28.51  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    62,096,408  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,827.53  kg

Lewisport, KY Electric Overview

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Lewisport averages a residential electricity rate of 12.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.31% more than the average state price of 11.51 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Kenergy. The Kentucky average monthly residential electricity bill is $128.52, while the Lewisport average is 18.66% higher at $152.5 per month. This ranks the city 477th in the state for average monthly bill total.

On average, Lewisport citizens emit 13,309.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 51st highest polluting city out of 556 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 23,518,099.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 175th highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Lewisport has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lewisport

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.139/kWh$0.115/kWh $225.02/mo.$104.32/mo.
465th 12.47¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lewisport
477th $152.5 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lewisport Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lewisport, Kentucky

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Kenergy BUNDLED 12.47 152.5 688,238 85,821,000

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Hawesville, KY Electric Overview

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Hawesville averages a residential electricity rate of 12.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.31% more than the average state price of 11.51 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Kenergy. The Kentucky average monthly residential electricity bill is $128.52, while the Hawesville average is 18.66% higher at $152.5 per month. This ranks the city 477th in the state for average monthly bill total.

On average, Hawesville citizens emit 13,309.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 375th highest polluting city out of 556 cities in the state. This adds up to total emissions of 13,615,741.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 229th highest for total pollution in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Hawesville has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation sources in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hawesville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.139/kWh$0.115/kWh $225.02/mo.$104.32/mo.
465th 12.47¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hawesville
477th $152.5 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hawesville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hawesville, Kentucky

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Kenergy BUNDLED 12.47 152.5 688,238 85,821,000

Energy Production in Hancock County, Kentucky

Power Plants in Hancock County, Kentucky

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Kentucky MillsDomtar Paper Company LLC (100.00%)
Hancock County KY Black Liquour 259,283 106,163,712.74 409.45

Hancock County, Kentucky Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Hancock County citizens emit 6,827.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 821st highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the nation. This adds up to total emissions of 62,096,407.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 113th highest for total pollution in the state. The county has one power producing plant within its borders. Hancock County has roughly 89.19% of its electricity produced by Black Liquour.

BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
89.19%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
10.81%

Hancock County, Kentucky Net Metering

Kenergy is the only provider we have covering Hancock County. Fortunately for consumers they do allow for net metering, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. Kentucky has heavily restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

Hancock County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 0.56% of their energy lost per year. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Hancock County a rank of 2nd best in the state out of 120.

Power Companies in Hancock County, Kentucky

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Hancock County, Kentucky?

The largest electricity company in Hancock County, Kentucky by total customer count is Kenergy.

How many power plants are in Hancock County, Kentucky?

There is one electricity plant located in Hancock County, Kentucky

What electricity companies offer service in Hancock County, Kentucky?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Kenergy 4,016

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-21