Hardin County, Kentucky Electric Profile

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The US average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 13.45 cents, while residents of Hardin County enjoy an average rate that is 20.36% below that at 10.71 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Over 100.00% of Hardin County’s electricity generation comes from sustainable fuels, putting Hardin County at 17th in Kentucky for renewable electricity generation.

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On average, Hardin County residents are responsible for 13,194.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, making them the 99th worst polluting county based on per capita pollution.

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Citizens in the county use around 22608.27% of the total amount of the electricity that the county produces.

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The largest provider in Hardin County by megawatt hours sold is Louisville Gas & Electric.

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With a nationwide average residential electric bill of $120.24, Hardin County residents, on average, pay about 2.51% more than their fellow countrymen per month for electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,819,287 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.4 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,047 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    8,047 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.07 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,464,043,196 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,194.57 kg

Elizabethtown, KY Electric Overview

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Elizabethtown's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.67 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 11.07 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $124.19. This is 1.53% more than the state average of $122.32. Kentucky Utilities sells 56,781.83 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Elizabethtown residents emit 13,204.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 279th highest polluting city out of 541 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 391,121,443.56 kilograms, the city ranks 11th worst in Kentucky for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Elizabethtown

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.092/kWh$186.93/mo.$81.36/mo.
143rd10.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Elizabethtown
371st$124.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Elizabethtown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Elizabethtown, Kentucky

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Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED10.71122.44No DataIcon representing missing value.6,053,098648,003,031
Nolin Rural ElectricBUNDLED10.63126.04No DataIcon representing missing value.482,82751,329,000

Radcliff, KY Electric Overview

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Radcliff's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 10.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.71% less than the average state rate of 11.07 cents and 20.72% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Kentucky Utilities sells 23,480.98 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The Kentucky average monthly residential power bill is $122.32, while the Radcliff average is 1.76% higher at $124.48 per month. This ranks the city 374th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Around 13,204.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 12th highest polluter in Kentucky out of 541 cities. A total of 298,939,850.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 17th worst in Kentucky for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Radcliff must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Radcliff

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.092/kWh$186.93/mo.$81.36/mo.
140th10.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Radcliff
374th$124.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Radcliff Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Radcliff, Kentucky

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Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED10.71122.44No DataIcon representing missing value.6,053,098648,003,031
Nolin Rural ElectricBUNDLED10.63126.04No DataIcon representing missing value.482,82751,329,000

Zips with electric coverage in Radcliff, Kentucky include: 42701, 40160, 40175, 40162

Fort Knox CDP, KY Electric Overview

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On average, Fort Knox CDP's residential electricity price is 11.27 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably for their citizens, 1.77% more than the state's average rate of 11.07 cents, which ranks the city 300th out of 541 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Louisville Gas & Electric sells 290,762.01 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other supplier. The national average monthly residential power bill is $120.24, while the Fort Knox CDP average is 12.57% lower at $105.13 per month.

Electricity use in Fort Knox CDP results in the release of 114,814,346.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 52nd highest in the state out of 541 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 279th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fort Knox CDP

Fort Knox CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.096/kWh$157.43/mo.$72.58/mo.
300th11.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort Knox CDP
145th$105.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fort Knox CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fort Knox CDP, Kentucky

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Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED10.71122.44No DataIcon representing missing value.6,053,098648,003,031
Louisville Gas & ElectricBUNDLED11.30104.04No DataIcon representing missing value.4,134,426467,329,560

Energy Production in Hardin County, Kentucky

Power Plants in Hardin County, Kentucky

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Hardin County, Kentucky Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

There is one electricity producing plant in Hardin County, which is the 11th most power plants in a county in the state and equates to the 1954th highest amount of power plants per resident in the state. The county’s electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,464,043,196.43 kilograms, which is 6th highest in Kentucky out of 120 counties. This total results in 13,194.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which ranks the county 267th highest in the United States for emissions per capita. Hardin County's primary fuel utilized for electricity generation is Landfill Gas. They produce 8,047 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

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Hardin County, Kentucky Net Metering

Hardin County has 3 out of 4 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Consumers in Kentucky have heavily restricted net metering regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Hardin County that report energy loss, including Louisville Gas & Electric, Nolin Rural Electric, and Kentucky Utilities. Combined, these 4 companies average an annual energy loss of 3.85% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.52%, resulting in a rank of 991st best in the US and a state rank of 57th best out of 3220 and 120 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Hardin County:

  • Elizabethtown, Kentucky:
    • Nolin Rural Electric: 32.79%
    • Kentucky Utilities: 34.42%
    • East Kentucky Power Cooperative: 32.79%
  • Radcliff, Kentucky:
    • Nolin Rural Electric: 36.16%
    • Kentucky Utilities: 27.69%
    • East Kentucky Power Cooperative: 36.16%
  • Sonora, Kentucky:
    • Nolin Rural Electric: 23.81%
    • Kentucky Utilities: 52.39%
    • East Kentucky Power Cooperative: 23.81%
  • Upton, Kentucky:
    • Nolin Rural Electric: 23.97%
    • Kentucky Utilities: 52.07%
    • East Kentucky Power Cooperative: 23.97%
  • Vine Grove, Kentucky:
    • Nolin Rural Electric: 41.95%
    • Kentucky Utilities: 16.10%
    • East Kentucky Power Cooperative: 41.95%
  • West Point, Kentucky:
    • Louisville Gas & Electric: 100.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Hardin County, Kentucky by total customer count is Louisville Gas & Electric.

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

Hardin County, Kentucky has 4 electricity providers offering service in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Hardin County, Kentucky?

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1Louisville Gas & Electric38,919
2Nolin Rural Electric23,510
3Kentucky Utilities8,421

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

There is one active electricity plant in Hardin County, Kentucky

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16