Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

Muhlenberg County emits 6,103.23 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the state average of 12,774.78.

Muhlenberg County has a population of 30,928 citizens.

Averaging production of 212.96 megawatt hours per resident each year, Muhlenberg County ranks 4 out of 120 counties in the state in generation per capita.

Muhlenberg County consumes approximately 7.98% of the electricity that is generated in their power plants and they must export or store the excess megawatt hours.

Muhlenberg County has had a reduction of 0.27% in the use of non-renewable fuel sources for electricity generation during the last 12 months.

Emitting 188,760,771.05 kilograms of CO2 gases, Muhlenberg County has the 1252nd highest pollution level from electricity use of any county in the United States and 76th highest in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    525,344 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,586,448 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,586,448 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    212.96 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    188,760,771 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,103.23 kg

Central City, KY Electricity Overview

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Central City's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 17.92% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 14.46 cents. Kentucky Utilities sells an estimated 21,549.76 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity provider.

Emissions in Central City average 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 330th 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 78,187,320.19 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Central City

Central City 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 Central City
330th$136.03Average 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 UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

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

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Greenville, KY Electricity Overview

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Greenville's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 17.92% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 14.46 cents. Kentucky Utilities sells an estimated 21,629.78 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity provider.

Emissions in Greenville average 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 30th 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 60,357,010.19 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Greenville

Greenville 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 Greenville
330th$136.03Average 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 UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

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

Powderly, KY Electricity Overview

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Powderly's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their inhabitants, 17.92% lower than the average nationwide electricity price of 14.46 cents. Powderly has the 273rd highest population in the state, with 788 citizens residing in the city. Kentucky Utilities sells an estimated 6,575.61 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other suppliers.

Emissions in Powderly average 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 30th 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 10,588,006.24 kilograms. The city has no electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Powderly

Powderly 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 Powderly
330th$136.03Average 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 UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

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

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 6,586,4482,366,570,446.8359.31

Muhlenberg County, Kentucky Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Muhlenberg County average 6,103.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, making them the 116th highest polluting county out of 120 counties in Kentucky based on emissions per capita. This equals a total emissions amount from electricity consumption of 188,760,771.05 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 5.29% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Kentucky average is 3.52%, resulting in a rank of 2118th best in the United States and a state rank of 109th best out of 3221 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 Utilities36,764
2Pennyrile Electric3,442

How many power plants are within Muhlenberg County, Kentucky?

There is one active power plant in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-15