Lawrence County, Kentucky Electric Profile

Lawrence County produces 100.00% of their electricity from non-renewable fuels. This equates to 59.58 megawatt hours per resident and ranks Lawrence County as the 225th highest county out of 3220 counties in the nation for non-renewable generation per capita each year.

In Lawrence County, 912,638 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuel sources. Lawrence County ranks 11th out of 120 counties in Kentucky for total electricity production from non-renewable sources.

Lawrence County has the 14th highest electricity production in the state out of 120 counties, producing 912,638 megawatt hours.

Residents of Lawrence County are paying, on average, 2.70% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average, at 13.09 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

On average, Lawrence County citizens are responsible for 8,619.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita each year, making them the 113th highest polluting county out of 120 counties in Kentucky based on per capita pollution.

Lawrence County generates 912,638 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 4th in the state out of 120 counties for total natural gas production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    251,140 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.4 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    912,638 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    912,638 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    59.58 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    132,023,387 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,619.4 kg

Louisa, KY Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Louisa home purchase electricity for, on average, 13.12 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.45% more than the average state rate of 11.07 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $162.65 per month. Kentucky Power is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Louisa has zero electricity producing plants. The consumption of electricity in the city accounts for 35,692,142.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 133rd highest in Kentucky out of 541 cities. Averaging 13,204.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 4th highest in Kentucky for pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Louisa

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.182/kWh$0.110/kWh$242.95/mo.$105.11/mo.
479th13.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Louisa
490th$162.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Louisa Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Louisa, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky PowerBUNDLED13.12162.651,997,921262,072,514

Blaine, KY Electric Overview

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Blaine has an average residential electricity rate of 13.78 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 24.48% above the average Kentucky price of 11.07 cents and 2.49% above the national average of 13.45. Blaine has the 531st highest population in the state, with 61 citizens living within its borders. Grayson RECC sells 75.65 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other vendors.

The consumption of electricity in Blaine accounts for 805,483.05 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is the 530th highest in the state out of 541 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 13,204.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 279th highest polluting city in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. The city does not generate any electricity in its city limits, which means it is tied for last in the state for the total amount of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blaine

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.131/kWh$137.74/mo.$117.02/mo.
536th13.78¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blaine
436th$135.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blaine Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blaine, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Grayson RECCBUNDLED13.78135.9167,38623,074,000

Energy Production in Lawrence County, Kentucky

Power Plants in Lawrence County, Kentucky

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lawrence County KY Natural Gas 912,638479,769,952.62525.7

Lawrence County, Kentucky Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lawrence County is home to one electricity generation plant, which is the 11th highest number of power plants within a county in Kentucky and the 12th highest rate of plants per person out of the state's 3220 counties. Electricity use in the county results in the release of 132,023,387.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 1560th highest in the country out of 3220 counties. This total results in 8,619.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which ranks the county 602nd worst in the country for emissions per capita from electricity use. Lawrence County's primary fuel source used for electricity generation is Natural Gas. The county produces 100.00% of the total production in the county from this fuel type.

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Lawrence County, Kentucky Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Lawrence County providing electricity. Of those 3, 2 of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Regulations put in place at the state level are restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Lawrence County is about 3.68% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a state average energy loss of 3.52%, Lawrence County is the 43rd best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Lawrence County, Kentucky

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Lawrence County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Kentucky Power13,921
2Grayson RECC1,246
3Big Sandy RECC864

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

Lawrence County, Kentucky is home to 3 electricity companies operating in the area.

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

Lawrence County, Kentucky has one active power plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

The largest electricity company in Lawrence County, Kentucky by total customer count is Kentucky Power.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-07