East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Electricity Overview

The use of non-renewable fuels in electricity generation in East Baton Rouge Parish has been reduced by 8.01% over the course of the last 12 months.

East Baton Rouge Parish ranks 9th out of 64 counties in Louisiana for total natural gas generation, with 2,696,726.5 megawatt hours generated using the source.

East Baton Rouge Parish generates 8.28 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 921st highest county out of 3221 counties for production per capita in the country.

The county is ranked as the 323rd largest producer of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties for total electricity production, generating 3,781,414.35 megawatt hours.

East Baton Rouge Parish produces 41.91% of their required electricity and must import the remaining 58.09% from nearby counties.

There was a 9.42% rise in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the previous 12 months in East Baton Rouge Parish.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    9,022,347 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    19.75 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,781,414 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,781,414 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    8.28 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,726,405,262 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,968.74 kg

Baton Rouge, LA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Baton Rouge are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.79% below Louisiana's average rate of 11.31 cents and 25.49% below the national average of 13.99 cents. Entergy Louisiana has an estimated 3,319 residential customers, more than all other vendors who operate in the city. Power facilities in the city generate, on average, 0.61 megawatt hours per citizen from non-renewable energy sources.

Baton Rouge is the 2nd highest ranked city in the state out of 488 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 1,760,516,716.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 7,739.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Baton Rouge as the 482nd highest polluting city in Louisiana. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Baton Rouge, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Baton Rouge has one power producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.057/kWh$179.92/mo.$68.67/mo.
125th10.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Baton Rouge
169th$128.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Baton Rouge Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
DEMCO ElectricBUNDLED9.60125.631,660,336159,466,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED11.25131.1313,341,6341,500,457,986

Zips with electric coverage in Baton Rouge, Louisiana include: 70816, 70810, 70808, 70817, 70806, 70815, 70809, 70805, 70802, 70714, 70820 and 8 other zip code(s).

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Central, LA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Central are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.79% below Louisiana's average rate of 11.31 cents and 25.49% below the national average of 13.99 cents. Entergy Louisiana is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Central's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 231,624,291.74 kilograms, which is 15th highest amount in the state out of 488 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 11th worst in Louisiana for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 7,834.41 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Central

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.057/kWh$179.92/mo.$68.67/mo.
125th10.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Central
169th$128.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Central Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Central, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
DEMCO ElectricBUNDLED9.60125.631,660,336159,466,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED11.25131.1313,341,6341,500,457,986

Zips with electric coverage in Central, Louisiana include: 70791, 70714, 70739, 70818, 70819, 70770

Zachary, LA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Zachary are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.79% below Louisiana's average rate of 11.31 cents and 25.49% below the national average of 13.99 cents. Entergy Louisiana is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Zachary's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 151,329,437.49 kilograms, which is 25th highest amount in the state out of 488 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 142nd worst in Louisiana for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 7,834.41 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Zachary

Zachary residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.057/kWh$179.92/mo.$68.67/mo.
125th10.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Zachary
169th$128.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Zachary Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Zachary, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
DEMCO ElectricBUNDLED9.60125.631,660,336159,466,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED11.25131.1313,341,6341,500,457,986

Electricity Production in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Power Plants in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
East Baton Rouge Parish LA Natural Gas 2,787,416411,017,510.68147.45
ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Turbine GeneratorExxon Mobil Corp (100.00%)
East Baton Rouge Parish LA Natural Gas 651,507140,415,914.66215.52
Georgia-Pacific Port HudsonGeorgia-Pacific Cons Op LLC Port Hudson (100.00%)
East Baton Rouge Parish LA Natural Gas 204,819.9763,187,296.9308.510/2021
LSU CogenLSU and A&M College (100.00%)
Baton Rouge LA Natural Gas 137,671.3833,029,531.64239.92

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

East Baton Rouge Parish's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 2,726,405,261.51 kilograms, which is the 114th highest amount of any county in the country. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per person in the county, which amounts to 5,968.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation East Baton Rouge Parish is the 60th highest polluting county in Louisiana. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in East Baton Rouge Parish, with 71.32% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. East Baton Rouge Parish has 4 power producing plants, which is 566th most in the United States.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
71.32%
OTHER GAS
Other Gas
Other Gas
Other Gas
28.68%

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Net Metering

Of the 2 electricity suppliers in East Baton Rouge Parish, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. At the state level, Louisiana has bad net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

East Baton Rouge Parish has an average of 2.35% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The countrywide average is 2.76%, meaning East Baton Rouge Parish ranks 223rd best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Providers In Each City in East Baton Rouge Parish:

  • Baker, Louisiana:
    • DEMCO Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana:
    • DEMCO Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
  • Central, Louisiana:
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
    • DEMCO Electric: 50.00%
  • Zachary, Louisiana:
    • DEMCO Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%

* 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 East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana?

The largest electricity company in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana by total revenue is Entergy Louisiana.

How many electric companies offer service in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana?

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana has 2 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

How many power plants are located in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana?

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana is home to 4 power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Entergy Louisiana17,650
2DEMCO Electric14,800

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-15