Nelson County, Kentucky Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Nelson County, Kentucky Electricity Overview

No electricity production takes place in Nelson County.

The largest electricity supplier in Nelson County by total customers is Salt River Electric.

The nationwide average residential price per kilowatt hour is 14.46 cents, while residents of Nelson County benefit from an average rate that is 35.64% less at 9.31 cents per kilowatt hour.

During the course of the most recent year, Nelson County experienced a 2.01% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

Nelson County ranks 22nd out of 120 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its population consuming over 700,000 megawatt hours.

At $111.96, the average Nelson County monthly residential electricity bill is 19.06% lower than the state average.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    793,893 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.99 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    627,997,761 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,436.56 kg

Bardstown, KY Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Bardstown is around 8.75 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 28.71% lower than Kentucky's average rate of 12.28 cents, which ranks the city best for average electricity rate out of 556 cities in Kentucky. The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Bardstown average is 22.52% lower at $100.61 per month. Selling an estimated 147,184.85 megawatt hours a year, Bardstown Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

The consumption of electricity in Bardstown accounts for 182,293,757.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 35th highest in the state out of 556 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Bardstown is the 30th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bardstown

Bardstown 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.
1st8.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bardstown
6th$100.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bardstown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bardstown, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Bardstown ElectricBUNDLED8.5288.4342,7773,645,000
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740
Salt River ElectricBUNDLED8.77107.43743,09465,169,000

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Bloomfield, KY Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Bloomfield is around 11.66 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 5.06% lower than Kentucky's average rate of 12.28 cents, which ranks the city 122nd best for average electricity rate out of 556 cities in Kentucky. Bloomfield has the 240th highest population in Kentucky, with 961 citizens living within its borders. Kentucky Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

The consumption of electricity in Bloomfield accounts for 12,912,530.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 240th highest in the state out of 556 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Bloomfield is the 30th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bloomfield

Bloomfield 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.
122nd11.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bloomfield
275th$134.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bloomfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bloomfield, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740
Salt River ElectricBUNDLED8.77107.43743,09465,169,000

New Haven, KY Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for New Haven is around 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 3.31% lower than Kentucky's average rate of 12.28 cents, which ranks the city 185th best for average electricity rate out of 556 cities in Kentucky. New Haven has the 271st highest population in Kentucky, with 798 citizens living within its borders. Kentucky Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

The consumption of electricity in New Haven accounts for 10,722,371.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 271st highest in the state out of 556 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 13,436.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation New Haven is the 30th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Haven

New Haven 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 New Haven
330th$136.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Haven Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Haven, Kentucky

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kentucky UtilitiesBUNDLED11.87136.036,085,829722,364,740

Nelson County, Kentucky Details

Nelson County, Kentucky Net Metering

Nelson County has 4 out of 4 electricity suppliers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Kentucky has highly restricted state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Nelson County is 3.92%. This includes data from 4 companies, including Salt River Electric, Kentucky Utilities, and Bardstown Electric. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Nelson County is ranked as the 955th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Nelson County:

  • Bardstown, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 1.67%
    • Salt River Electric: 36.52%
    • Bardstown Electric: 25.30%
    • East Kentucky Power Cooperative: 36.52%
  • Bloomfield, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 87.06%
    • East Kentucky Power Cooperative: 6.47%
    • Salt River Electric: 6.47%
  • Fairfield, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%
  • New Haven, Kentucky:
    • Kentucky Utilities: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Nelson County, Kentucky?

The largest electricity provider in Nelson County, Kentucky by megawatt hours sold is Salt River Electric.

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

Nelson County, Kentucky has 4 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Nelson County, Kentucky?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Salt River Electric18,706
2Kentucky Utilities5,467
3Bardstown Electric4,676
4Inter County Energy850

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-24