Hampshire County, Massachusetts Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hampshire County, Massachusetts Electricity Overview

With a population of 162,308 citizens, Hampshire County is the 10th largest county by population in the state and the 413th largest in the nation.

Hampshire County ranks 809th in the US out of 3221 counties for total generation of electricity from non-renewable fuel sources, with 21,670 of the county's 102,201 megawatt hours coming from those fuel sources.

Citizens in Hampshire County pay $146.75 per month for residential electricity, compared to the state average bill of $140.2.

While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, Hampshire County's average is 78.96% above that at 25.04 cents per kilowatt hour.

Hampshire County ranks 1st in Massachusetts out of 14 counties for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.5 megawatt hours produced per person per year.

The largest provider in Hampshire County by megawatt hours sold is Constellation Energy.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,171,923 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.22 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    102,201 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    80,531 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    21,670 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.63 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    507,235,934 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,125.14 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.

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  • Rate 17.69¢ / kWh
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Amherst Town, MA Electricity Overview

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Amherst Town's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 25.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.94% more than Massachusetts' average price of 23.61 cents. This makes the city 155th best for average electricity rate out of 256 cities in Massachusetts. National Grid has an estimated 3,249 total residential customers, more than any other provider who operates in the city. Consumers in the city are faced with 0.75 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 165.34 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Amherst Town emits 3,392.15 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 78th highest polluting city out of 256 cities in Massachusetts based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 133,185,947.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 41st largest emissions amount in the state. All of the electricity consumed in Amherst Town has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Amherst Town

Amherst Town 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$179.52/mo.$92.91/mo.
127th25.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Amherst Town
156th$141.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Amherst Town Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Amherst Town, 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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Northampton, MA Electricity Overview

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Northampton's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 25.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.92% more than Massachusetts' average price of 23.61 cents. This makes the city 149th best for average electricity rate out of 256 cities in Massachusetts. Generating 0.9 megawatt hours per resident living in the city, Northampton is the 33rd highest generating city out of 256 cities in Massachusetts. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $148.46 per month.

Northampton emits 3,067.22 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 223rd highest polluting city out of 256 cities in Massachusetts based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 90,700,845.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 59th largest emissions amount in the state. The city is home to 4 power generation plants, which is the 10th most power plants within a city in Massachusetts out of the state's 256 cities. Northampton has around 50.37% of its electricity produced from Natural Gas.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Northampton

Northampton 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$179.52/mo.$92.88/mo.
133rd25.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Northampton
150th$141.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Northampton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Northampton, 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

Zips with electric coverage in Northampton, Massachusetts include: 01027, 01060, 01062, 01053, 01063

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Easthampton Town, MA Electricity Overview

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Easthampton Town's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 25.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.94% more than Massachusetts' average price of 23.61 cents. This makes the city 160th best for average electricity rate out of 256 cities in Massachusetts. There has been a 640.76% increase in the amount of electricity generated from solar fields over the past 12 months, which is an increase of 3,050 megawatt hours per year. Solar production facilities in the city produce, on average, 0.22 megawatt hours per resident living in the city. This makes the city the 28th in Massachusetts out of 256 cities.

Easthampton Town emits 3,289.96 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 207th highest polluting city out of 256 cities in Massachusetts based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 53,333,602.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 77th largest emissions amount in the state. The city is home to one power generation plant. Easthampton Town has around 100.00% of its electricity produced by Solar.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Easthampton Town

Easthampton Town 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$179.52/mo.$92.92/mo.
122nd25.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Easthampton Town
161st$141.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Easthampton Town Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Easthampton Town, 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 Hampshire County, Massachusetts

Power Plants in Hampshire County, Massachusetts

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Smith College Central Heating PlantThe Trustees of Smith College (100.00%)
Northampton MA Natural Gas 13,3992,887,896.62215.53
Amherst College Co GenAmherst College (100.00%)
Amherst Center CDP MA Natural Gas 8,3031,789,448.5215.52
CED Northampton Solar LLC HybridConsolidated Edison Development (100.00%)
Northampton MA Solar 6,577
Belchertown Renewables Community SolarBelchertown Renewables, LLC (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 6,367
Hampshire County MA Solar 6,188
Amherst Center CDP MA Solar 5,619
Hampshire County MA Solar 5,550
Hampshire College HybridDom Solar Lessor I, LP (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 5,399
Montague Road SolarMontague Road Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 4,887
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,740
Northampton Landfill Solar PVAmeresco (100.00%)
Northampton MA Solar 3,691
Easthampton CSGEasthampton Park Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Easthampton Town MA Solar 3,526
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,500
Hadley 3 Solar (South)Hadley 3 Solar, LLC (South) (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,174
Plainfield Community Solar LLCPlainfield Solar LLC (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,131
Southampton Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,123
Williamsburg Solar LLC VNEM CSGLouis Solar II, LLC (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,076
Hatfield Renewables Community SolarHatfield Renewables, LLC (100.00%)
Northampton MA Solar 2,932
Hadley 2 Solar, LLC CSGHadley 2 Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 2,903
Town of Ware - Canadian Tree(CSG)MA CS Ware West, LLC (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 2,398

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Hampshire County emits 3,125.14 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 10th highest polluting county out of 14 counties in the state and 2376th out of 3221 counties nationally. With total emissions of 507,235,933.94 kilograms, the county ranks 10th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. The county has 23 electricity plants, which is 7th most in Massachusetts.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
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Solar
Solar
78.80%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
21.23%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.03%

Hampshire County, Massachusetts Net Metering

There are 36 companies in Hampshire County providing electricity. Of those 36, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Hampshire County who report energy loss data had an average of 6.55% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a state average energy loss of 3.25%, Hampshire County is the 9th best county in Massachusetts for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Hampshire County, Massachusetts?

The largest electricity supplier in Hampshire County, Massachusetts by total revenue is Eversource Energy.

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

Hampshire County, Massachusetts has 36 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are located within Hampshire County, Massachusetts?

There are 23 power plants in Hampshire County, Massachusetts

What electricity companies offer service in Hampshire County, Massachusetts?

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-19