Franklin County, Massachusetts Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Franklin County, Massachusetts Electricity Overview

The use of natural gas in Franklin County yields a total of 39,106.33 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 9th out of 14 counties in the state.

Franklin County emits 2,578.47 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2458th highest polluting county in the US by per capita pollution.

Franklin County uses roughly 355.56% of the electricity that it produces.

As the 11th largest generator of solar energy in the state, Franklin County generates a total of 33,615 megawatt hours from solar.

Franklin County averages 1.46 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 872nd highest in the US.

Franklin County is home to 71,029 residents and its power plants generate 144,237.14 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a production per capita average of 2.03 megawatt hours per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    512,855 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.22 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    144,237 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    103,685 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    40,552 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.03 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    183,146,280 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,578.47 kg

Electricity plans in Massachusetts

There are 10126 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Massachusetts Plans

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36 Month Home Power Plan

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  • Rate 17.69¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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  • Green Energy 0%

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  • Rate 17.49¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 24.09¢ / kWh
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Greenfield, MA Electricity Overview

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Residents of Greenfield are charged an average residential electricity price of 25.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.95% more than Massachusetts' average price of 23.61 cents and 80.50% more than the national average of 13.99 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Constellation Energy. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $148.51. This is 19.90% higher than the nationwide average bill of $123.86.

Coming in as the 72nd worst ranked city out of 256 cities in the state, Greenfield emits 60,271,704.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 3,392.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 78th worst in Massachusetts for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Greenfield, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Greenfield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.306/kWh$0.199/kWh$179.51/mo.$92.93/mo.
111th25.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Greenfield
172nd$141.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Greenfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Greenfield, Massachusetts

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Aggregated Transit EnergyENERGY
Ambit EnergyENERGY13.9291.67123,37417,170,000
American Power & GasENERGY
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Clean Choice EnergyENERGY16.9580.01170,78028,954,500

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Turners Falls CDP, MA Electricity Overview

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Residents of Turners Falls CDP are charged an average residential electricity price of 24.73 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.74% more than Massachusetts' average price of 23.61 cents and 76.77% more than the national average of 13.99 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Constellation Energy. With annual generation of 13,735 megawatt hours, the city is the 29th largest producer of electricity in the state.

Coming in as the 167th worst ranked city out of 256 cities in the state, Turners Falls CDP emits 8,852,632.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 1,962.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 241st worst in Massachusetts for pollution per capita from electricity use. There is one power plant in the city. Turners Falls CDP has around 100.00% of its electricity produced by Conventional Hydroelectric.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Turners Falls CDP

Turners Falls CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.297/kWh$0.184/kWh$183.60/mo.$88.59/mo.
195th25.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Turners Falls CDP
83rd$140.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Turners Falls CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Turners Falls CDP, Massachusetts

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Aggregated Transit EnergyENERGY
Ambit EnergyENERGY13.9291.67123,37417,170,000
American Power & GasENERGY
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Clean Choice EnergyENERGY16.9580.01170,78028,954,500

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Orange CDP, MA Electricity Overview

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Residents of Orange CDP are charged an average residential electricity price of 25.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.95% more than Massachusetts' average price of 23.61 cents and 80.50% more than the national average of 13.99 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Constellation Energy. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $148.51. This is 19.90% higher than the nationwide average bill of $123.86.

Coming in as the 138th worst ranked city out of 256 cities in the state, Orange CDP emits 12,333,853.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 3,392.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 78th worst in Massachusetts for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Orange CDP, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Orange CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.306/kWh$0.199/kWh$179.51/mo.$92.94/mo.
77th25.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Orange CDP
178th$141.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Orange CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Orange CDP, Massachusetts

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Aggregated Transit EnergyENERGY
Ambit EnergyENERGY13.9291.67123,37417,170,000
American Power & GasENERGY
Atlantic EnergyENERGY
Clean Choice EnergyENERGY16.9580.01170,78028,954,500

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Electricity Production in Franklin County, Massachusetts

Power Plants in Franklin County, Massachusetts

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
CabotFirstLight Power Resources, Inc. - MA (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Conventional Hydroelectric 328,613
Erving Paper MillsErving Paper Mills Inc (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Natural Gas 40,552.149,968,367.74245.82
Franklin County MA Conventional Hydroelectric 37,623
Franklin County MA Conventional Hydroelectric 33,524
Shelburne Falls CDP MA Conventional Hydroelectric 33,417
Franklin County MA Conventional Hydroelectric 28,797
Turners FallsFirstLight Power Resources, Inc. - MA (100.00%)
Turners Falls CDP MA Conventional Hydroelectric 13,735
Kearsarge MontagueKearsarge Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 6,932
Gardners FallsNautilus Hydro, LLC (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Conventional Hydroelectric 6,086
Montague Site 36-GrosolarEversource Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 5,305
Franklin County MA Solar 3,561
Greenfield Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Greenfield Town MA Solar 3,129
Franklin County MA Solar 3,129
Franklin County MA Solar 2,824
NFM Solar Power LLCFirstLight Power Resources, Inc. - MA (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 1,985
Whately SolarCitizens Solar Holdings LLC (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 1,950
Sunderland Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 1,638
Erving CSGErving Poplar Mountain Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 1,502
Franklin County MA Solar 1,383
Wilbur Woods Solar LLCAES Distributed Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 264

Franklin County, Massachusetts Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Franklin County has the 7th most power producing plants of any county in Massachusetts, with 23 total plants. About 183,146,280.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the county because of electricity use per year. This total results in 2,578.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the county 2458th highest in the United States for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Franklin County's fuel of choice is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 48.58% of electricity generation using this fuel. Taken together with Natural Gas (27.11%) and Solar (23.31%), these three fuel types account for 142,791.33 megawatt hours (or 99.00%) county's electricity production.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
48.58%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
27.11%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
23.31%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
1.00%

Franklin County, Massachusetts Net Metering

Out of the 35 suppliers in Franklin County, 5.71% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Franklin County averages out to about 6.55% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.25%, resulting in a rank of 2608th best in the US and a state rank of 9th best out of 3221 and 14 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Franklin County:

  • Greenfield, Massachusetts:
    • Direct Energy: 2.50%
    • Clearview Electric: 2.50%
    • Constellation Energy: 2.50%
    • American Power & Gas: 2.50%
    • Atlantic Energy: 2.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 2.50%
    • Starion Energy: 2.50%
    • Clean Choice Energy: 2.50%
    • Alpha Gas and Electric: 2.50%
    • Aggregated Transit Energy: 2.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 2.50%
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 2.50%
    • Mega Energy: 2.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 2.50%
    • Renaissance Power and Gas: 2.50%
    • Residents Energy: 2.50%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 2.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 2.50%
    • Supreme Energy: 2.50%
    • Summer Energy: 2.50%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 2.50%
    • XOOM Energy: 2.50%
    • National Grid: 2.49%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 2.50%
    • Eversource Energy: 2.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 2.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 2.50%
    • Inspire Energy: 2.50%
    • Liberty Power: 2.50%
    • IGS Energy: 2.50%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 2.50%
    • Public Power LLC: 2.50%
    • Provider Power Mass: 2.50%
    • ENGIE: 2.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 2.50%
    • First Point Power: 2.50%
    • Everyday Energy: 2.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 2.50%
    • Energy Services Providers: 2.50%
    • Dynegy Energy Services: 2.50%
  • Greenfield Town, Massachusetts:
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 2.50%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 2.50%
    • Renaissance Power and Gas: 2.50%
    • Residents Energy: 2.50%
    • Mega Energy: 2.50%
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 2.50%
    • Dynegy Energy Services: 2.50%
    • Direct Energy: 2.50%
    • Constellation Energy: 2.50%
    • American Power & Gas: 2.50%
    • Alpha Gas and Electric: 2.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 2.50%
    • Aggregated Transit Energy: 2.50%
    • Clean Choice Energy: 2.50%
    • Clearview Electric: 2.50%
    • Atlantic Energy: 2.50%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 2.50%
    • Starion Energy: 2.50%
    • National Grid: 2.49%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 2.50%
    • Eversource Energy: 2.50%
    • XOOM Energy: 2.50%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 2.50%
    • Provider Power Mass: 2.50%
    • Freedom Energy: 2.50%
    • First Point Power: 2.50%
    • Everyday Energy: 2.50%
    • IGS Energy: 2.50%
    • Inspire Energy: 2.50%
    • Liberty Power: 2.50%
    • Eligo Energy: 2.50%
    • Energy Services Providers: 2.50%
    • ENGIE: 2.50%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 2.50%
    • Supreme Energy: 2.50%
    • Summer Energy: 2.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 2.50%
    • Public Power LLC: 2.50%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 2.50%
    • Hudson Energy: 2.50%

* 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 Franklin County, Massachusetts?

By total customer count, National Grid is the largest electricity company in Franklin County, Massachusetts.

How many electric companies offer service in Franklin County, Massachusetts?

There are 35 electricity companies serving customers in Franklin County, Massachusetts.

How many power plants are located in Franklin County, Massachusetts?

There are 23 active electricity plants located in Franklin County, Massachusetts

What electricity companies offer service in Franklin County, Massachusetts?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1National Grid73,324
2Eversource Energy70,546
3Direct Energy25,323
4Public Power LLC19,065
5Constellation Energy13,033
6Dynegy Energy Services8,764
7Inspire Energy4,176
8First Point Power2,951
9Clean Choice Energy2,797
10Residents Energy2,174

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24