Baltimore city, MD: 48 Electric Providers

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Baltimore city, Maryland Electricity Overview

The usage of renewable fuel types for electricity production in Baltimore city grew by 43.08% last year.

Baltimore city is the 6th highest polluting county in the state when considering pollution per person.

Baltimore city has the 9th highest electricity production out of 24 counties in Maryland, producing 377,510.86 megawatt hours.

Baltimore city comes in as the 199th worst pollution level due to electricity use in the nation, emitting 1,640,583,508.43 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Baltimore city has seen year over year increase of 4417.42% in electricity generation using solar power.

Baltimore city is 571st out of 3230 counties in the nation for natural gas generation, with 49,654.02 megawatt hours produced using the source.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    5,309,685 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.32 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    377,511 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    153,255 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    224,256 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.66 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,640,583,508 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,878.57 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Baltimore

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Baltimore Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

18.51¢ per kWh

  • 1.69% lower than last month
  • 15.13% higher than April last year
  • 3.69% higher than the Maryland average
  • 9.44% higher than the US average
  • 304th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 25,445th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 726 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,282 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

17.26¢ per kWh

  • 1.19% higher than last month
  • 18.58% higher than April last year
  • 0.51% higher than the Maryland average
  • 7.05% higher than the US average
  • 305th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 44 since April last year
  • 23,988th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 130 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,754 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$118.33 per month

  • 17.45% lower than last month
  • 15.28% higher than April last year
  • 6.19% lower than the Maryland average
  • 4.95% higher than the US average
  • 230th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 31 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 29 since April last year
  • 21,402nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,096 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,232 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$145.1 per month

  • 0.91% higher than last month
  • 15.8% higher than April last year
  • 6.72% lower than the Maryland average
  • 6.63% higher than the US average
  • 260th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since April last year
  • 20,251st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 625 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,174 since April last year

Baltimore, MD Electricity Overview

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Baltimore averages a residential electricity price of 17.26 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within the city borders. This is 0.51% more than Maryland's average price of 17.17 cents. Suppliers operating in the city limits have had an increase in generation from facilities specializing in solar power of about 11,662 megawatt hours, or 4417.42%. The city is ranked 5th in the state in total electricity produced from power generating plants within its borders, with 377,510.86 megawatt hours generated.

In Baltimore, Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste is 45.76% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity production. Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste and Natural Gas make up the next highest amounts at 37.44% and 13.15%, respectively. Approximately 2,878.57 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen are released in the city from electricity consumption, making them the 9th highest polluter in Maryland out of 536 cities. This adds up to total emissions of 1,640,583,508.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city highest for total emissions in Maryland. Baltimore has 8 power plants, which is the 2nd most out of any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Baltimore

Baltimore residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.188/kWh$0.108/kWh$199.47/mo.$80.16/mo.
305th17.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Baltimore
260th$145.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Baltimore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Baltimore, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY17.69142.012,925.46517,479.9
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY19.59136.8467.0713,136.29
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.4698.0612,146.771,877,590.87
Ambit EnergyENERGY12.15114.3893,151.9811,315,171.18
American Power & GasENERGY20.86221.8711,396.752,377,106.61

Zips with electric coverage in Baltimore, Maryland include: 21234, 21222, 21215, 21207, 21206, 21228, 21218, 21224, 21229, 21236, 21208 and 20 other zip code(s).

Electricity Production in Baltimore city, Maryland

Power Plants in Baltimore city, Maryland

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Wheelabrator Baltimore RefuseWheelabrator Environmental Systems (100.00%)
Baltimore MD Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 314,066365,504,220.51,163.78
Domino Sugar BaltimoreAmerican Sugar Refining, Inc. (100.00%)
Baltimore MD Natural Gas 49,711.8613,022,543.83261.96
IGS Solar I - BWI2IGS Solar (100.00%)
Baltimore MD Solar 2,538
CPG - Duke 5300A HolabirdSolar DG MD Holabird Broening ACC, LLC (100.00%)
Baltimore MD Solar 2,444
CPG - Duke 5300B HolabirdSolar DG MD Holabird Broening ACC, LLC (100.00%)
Baltimore MD Solar 2,432
CPG - Duke 6000 HolabirdSolar DG MD Holabird AJCFB, LLC (100.00%)
Baltimore MD Solar 2,269
CPG - Duke 5900 HolabirdSolar DG MD Holabird AJCFB, LLC (100.00%)
Baltimore MD Solar 2,243
Baltimore MD Distillate Fuel Oil 1,8072,189,819.41,211.85

Baltimore city, Maryland Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Baltimore city, Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste is 45.76% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity production. Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste and Natural Gas make up the next highest amounts at 37.44% and 13.15%, respectively. Approximately 2,878.57 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen are released in the county from electricity consumption, making them the 6th highest polluter in Maryland out of 24 counties. This adds up to total emissions of 1,640,583,508.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the county the 199th highest for total pollution in the nation. Baltimore city has 8 power plants, which is 290th highest in the nation.

NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
45.76%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
37.44%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
13.15%
SOLAR
Solar
3.16%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.48%
OTHER
Other
0.02%

Baltimore city, Maryland Net Metering

Of the 48 electricity companies in Baltimore city, 4.17% of them report that they offer net metering. Many net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and Maryland has some of the best regulations for consumers interested in installing solar panels.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Baltimore city who report energy loss data had an average of 11.41% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a United States average energy loss of 2.87%, Baltimore city is ranked as the 2943rd best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Baltimore city, Maryland?

Baltimore city, Maryland is home to 48 electricity providers offering service in the area.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Baltimore city, Maryland?

The largest electricity company in Baltimore city, Maryland by total revenue is Baltimore Gas & Electric.

Which electricity companies offer service in Baltimore city, Maryland?

How many power plants are within Baltimore city, Maryland?

There are 8 active electricity plants located in Baltimore city, Maryland

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-06-20