36 Month Home Power Plan
- Rate 15.29¢ / kWh
- Contract Length 36 mo.
- Effective Date Jul 2022
- Green Energy 0%
- Plan seen in Massachusetts
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Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics
Massachusetts residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.
Massachusetts' average residential electricity rate in 2022 is 23.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 68.77% above the national average price of 13.99 cents.. The state operates a deregulated electricity market, meaning citizens may choose from an abundance of electricity companies rather than be forced to buy electricity from a single option based on their home address. The state generates 19,366,996.7 megawatt hours from its power generating plants, which is the 41st highest total production of a state in the country. There has been a 26.48% increase in the amount of electricity produced from solar energy in the past 12 months, which is an increase of 371,912.36 megawatt hours a year. Over the course of the past year, Massachusetts has seen a 11.78% rise in electricity production using renewable fuel types rather than non-renewable fuels, such as coal. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in Massachusetts is $140.2 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86.
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|Provider||Service Type||Residential Rate (¢)||Residential Average Bill ($)||Residential Sales (MWh)||Residential Revenues ($)||State Production (MWh)|
|Taunton Municipal Light||BUNDLED||15.39||106.62||285,458||43,918,000||45,831.52|
|Reading Municipal Light Department||BUNDLED||15.01||124.46||264,720||39,745,158||2,073.6|
|Chicopee Electric Light||BUNDLED||12.59||89.59||200,407||25,233,300||3,546.6|
|Peabody Municipal Light Plant||BUNDLED||10.53||77.57||196,212||20,656,600||3,303|
|Shrewsbury Electric and Cable Operations||BUNDLED||12.15||95.57||138,557||16,834,000||4,866|
|Middleboro Gas and Electric||BUNDLED||14.39||110.02||135,664||19,517,000|
|Westfield Gas and Electric||BUNDLED||14.45||100.51||133,496||19,296,000|
|Plant||City/County||Primary Fuel Type||Production (MWh)||Emission (KG)||Emissions/MWh (KG/MWh)||Toxic Chemical Release||Closing Date|
Fore River Generating StationCalpine (100.00%)
|Weymouth Town||Natural Gas||3,511,911.99||1,394,279,207.94||397.01|
ANP Bellingham Energy ProjectDynegy Energy Services (100.00%)
|Norfolk County||Natural Gas||2,466,446||1,017,753,251.62||412.64|
ANP Blackstone Energy ProjectDynegy Energy Services (100.00%)
|Worcester County||Natural Gas||2,303,286||938,876,378.02||407.62|
Mystic Generating StationConstellation Energy (100.00%)
Kendall Square StationKendall Green Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Salem Harbor Station NGCCFootprint Salem Harbor Development LP (100.00%)
Millennium PowerTalen Energy (100.00%)
|Worcester County||Natural Gas||691,786||268,352,754.04||387.91|
SEMASS Resource RecoverySEMASS Partnership (100.00%)
|Plymouth County||Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste||593,073||974,870,050.09||1,643.76|
Covanta HaverhillOgden Projects Inc-Haverhill (100.00%)
|Haverhill||Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste||337,250||481,205,538.7||1,426.85|
Wheelabrator Millbury FacilityWheelabrator Environmental Systems (100.00%)
|Worcester County||Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste||320,576||460,703,575.4||1,437.11|
Massachusetts had a 2.03% rise in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the preceding year.
The largest electricity company in the state of Massachusetts by number of customers is National Grid.
Massachusetts produces 0.25 megawatt hours per capita per year from solar power, giving the state a rank of 20th in the nation for this category.
Massachusetts ranks 12th in the nation in solar power production, with 1,776,188.29 megawatt hours generated from solar energy.
The average Massachusetts citizen uses 7.22 megawatt hours of electricity each year, which ranks Massachusetts as the 47th highest state for electricity use per capita.
Massachusetts has had a 1.99% rise in the state's total population in the past 12 months.
|County||Population||Providers||Plants||Residential Rate (¢)||Residential Avg. Electric Bill|
Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a state. Massachusetts averages 3,051.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 41st worst in the US. At 3,051.62 kilograms per person and 7,029,917 people in the state, the state emits 21,452,617,722.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. Electricity plants in the state most often use Natural Gas, which makes up 76.94% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in the state. Solar and Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste make up 9.17% and 4.84% of generation, respectively. There are 38 electricity generation plants in the state of Massachusetts, which is the 27th most power plants in a state in the US and translates to the 44th highest amount of plants per resident.
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Anything below the Massachusetts average of 23.61 cents per kilowatt hour is a good electricity rate. The rates in the state range from 10.53 cents to 26.29 cents per kilowatt hour, with Peabody Municipal Light Plant currently having the lowest rates.
Yes, Massachusetts has a deregulated electricity market, meaning consumers have a choice of which electricity supplier that they choose.
The main fuel used for electricity generation in Massachusetts is Natural Gas, making up 76.94% of the fuel used in the state. Solar and Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste also account for 9.17% and 4.84% respectively.
By total revenue, National Grid is the largest electricity company in Massachusetts.
|State Customers Rank||Provider||State Customers|
|3||Taunton Municipal Light||38,393|
|4||Reading Municipal Light Department||28,964|
|5||Peabody Municipal Light Plant||26,575|
|6||Chicopee Electric Light||26,383|
|8||Westfield Gas and Electric||18,129|
|9||Holyoke Gas and Electric||17,862|
|10||Middleboro Gas and Electric||17,369|
Massachusetts is home to 38 active power plants generating electricity for the state.
Massachusetts is home to 48 electricity suppliers operating in the area.
In 2022, Massachusetts has an average electricity bill of $140, while the United States average is $124.
|Residential Rate Rank||Provider||Residential Rate (¢)||State Customers|
|1||Peabody Municipal Light Plant||10.53||26,575|
|2||Hudson Light and Power||11.54||13,341|
|5||Shrewsbury Electric and Cable Operations||12.15||16,341|
|6||Templeton Light and Water||12.31||3,686|
|7||Chicopee Electric Light||12.59||26,383|
|8||Littleton Electric Light and Water Department||12.61||7,496|
|9||South Hadley Electric Light Department||13.04||8,080|
|10||Groton Electric Light||13.37||4,867|