Muhlenberg County, KY: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Muhlenberg County emits 5,755.93 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the state average of 11,778.

The largest supplier in Muhlenberg County by megawatt hours sold is Kentucky Utilities.

Muhlenberg County is the 5th highest producer of electricity in the state out of 120 counties, producing 6,564,630 megawatt hours.

Residents in the county are faced with an average of 2.38 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 189.42 minutes.

Muhlenberg County is the 33rd largest county in Kentucky.

As the 84th highest county in the country for non-renewable generation per capita, Muhlenberg County produces 211.69 megawatt hours per person a year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    488,690 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.76 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,564,630 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,564,630 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    211.69 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    178,497,015 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,755.93 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Central City

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Central City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

12.57¢ per kWh

  • 4.84% higher than last month
  • 2.12% lower than April last year
  • 3.31% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 25.7% lower than the US average
  • 142nd in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 38 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 111 since April last year
  • 5,073rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 495 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,246 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.94¢ per kWh

  • 0.19% lower than last month
  • 4.15% lower than April last year
  • 4.8% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 25.96% lower than the US average
  • 119th in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 4,509th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 172 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,098 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$100.97 per month

  • 14.26% lower than last month
  • 3.52% higher than April last year
  • 6.02% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 10.45% lower than the US average
  • 237th in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 15 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 11,453rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,789 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 82 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$127.3 per month

  • 0.22% higher than last month
  • 6.14% lower than April last year
  • 4.05% lower than the Kentucky average
  • 6.45% lower than the US average
  • 249th in the state out of 555 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 12 since April last year
  • 12,448th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 144 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,667 since April last year

Central City, KY Electricity Overview

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Central City's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 11.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 25.96% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 16.12 cents. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Central City average is 7.77% lower at $127.3 per month. With an estimated 659 total residential customers, Kentucky Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emissions in Central City average 12,347.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 384th worst polluting city out of 556 cities in Kentucky based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 73,565,254.29 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Central City

Central City residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.092/kWh$214.84/mo.$81.36/mo.
119th11.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Central City
249th$127.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Central City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Central City, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.88127.335,763,361.01684,403,201

Zips with electric coverage in Central City, Kentucky include: 42330, 42367, 42374

Greenville, KY Electricity Overview

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Greenville's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 11.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 25.96% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 16.12 cents. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Greenville average is 7.77% lower at $127.3 per month. With an estimated 661 total residential customers, Kentucky Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emissions in Greenville average 12,347.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 61st worst polluting city out of 556 cities in Kentucky based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 55,649,312.03 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Greenville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.092/kWh$214.84/mo.$81.36/mo.
119th11.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Greenville
249th$127.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Greenville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Greenville, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.88127.335,763,361.01684,403,201

Zips with electric coverage in Greenville, Kentucky include: 42345, 42330, 42367

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Powderly, KY Electricity Overview

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Powderly's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 11.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 25.96% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 16.12 cents. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Powderly average is 7.77% lower at $127.3 per month. Kentucky Utilities sells an estimated 6,387.91 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than any other supplier.

Emissions in Powderly average 12,347.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 61st worst polluting city out of 556 cities in Kentucky based on emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity use of 9,964,276.64 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Powderly

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.092/kWh$214.84/mo.$81.36/mo.
119th11.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Powderly
249th$127.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Powderly Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Powderly, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.88127.335,763,361.01684,403,201

Zips with electric coverage in Powderly, Kentucky include: 42345, 42330, 42367

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Electricity Production in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky

Power Plants in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Muhlenberg County KY Natural Gas 6,564,6302,397,769,514.56365.26

Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Muhlenberg County average 5,755.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, making them the 119th highest polluting county out of 120 counties in Kentucky based on emissions per capita. This equals a total emissions amount from electricity consumption of 178,497,014.6 kilograms. Natural Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production in Muhlenberg County. Muhlenberg County is home to one electricity producing plant.

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Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Net Metering

Out of the 2 companies in Muhlenberg County, only one of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. The state of Kentucky has highly restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Muhlenberg County who report energy loss data had an average of 5.15% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% while the Kentucky average is 3.69%, resulting in a rank of 1949th best in the United States and a state rank of 89th best out of 3230 and 120 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky

Providers In Each City in Muhlenberg County:

  • Bremen, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Central City, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Drakesboro, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Greenville, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • Powderly, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • South Carrollton, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 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 Muhlenberg County, Kentucky?

By total megawatt hours sold, Kentucky Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.

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

There are 2 electricity companies serving customers in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky.

What electricity companies offer service in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Kentucky Utilities37,016
2Pennyrile Electric3,558

How many power plants are within Muhlenberg County, Kentucky?

There is one active power plant in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-13