Calvert County, Maryland Electric Profile

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Calvert County, Maryland Overview

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Calvert County saw a 2.09% drop during the preceding year.

Calvert County produces 100.00% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel types. This equates to 168.2 megawatt hours per resident and ranks Calvert County as the highest county in Maryland out of 24 counties for non-renewable generation per capita a year.

Calvert County ranks 15th out of 24 counties in the state for total consumption, with its citizens using over 800,000 megawatt hours.

When calculating by total customers, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in Calvert County.

Calvert County has the 48th largest electricity production in the United States out of 3221 counties, generating 15,605,874 megawatt hours.

Calvert County continues to make strides with the lowering of non-renewable fuel type use for electricity production purposes. The county has seen a 0.59% curtailment in the use of these fuel sources in their electricity production plants.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    892,151  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.62  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    15,605,874  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    15,605,874  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    168.2  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    15,561,404  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    167.72  kg

Electricity plans in Maryland

There are 21105 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Maryland Plans

36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 12.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 12.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 15.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 12.89¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 12.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 12.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 15.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 12.89¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 15.09¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 14.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 17.20¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 15.30¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 5%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 15.10¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 14.40¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 5%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 16.60¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 5%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 16.00¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 17.30¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Fixed All-In

Residential

  • Rate 16.50¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 5%

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Residential

  • Rate 16.09¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 13.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 16.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 16.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 11.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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Residential

  • Rate 13.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP, MD Electric Overview

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Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 15.29 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, sadly, 11.10% above the average US rate of 13.76 cents. Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative has an estimated 644 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city. The city is faced with an average of 1.31 electrical outages per customer per year. These outages last on average of 148.8 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 32,344,368.29 kilograms, which is 133rd largest amount in the state out of 536 cities. More importantly, the city averages 3,137.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. They rank as the 42nd highest in Maryland in this category. The city has zero electricity producing plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP

Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.156/kWh$0.095/kWh $249.23/mo.$102.53/mo.
159th 12.11¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP
392nd $145.04 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chesapeake Ranch Estates CDP, Maryland

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Energy Plus ENERGY 12.59 116.35 29,541 3,719,500
Horizon Power and Light ENERGY 11.89 117 12,300 1,463,000
Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 12.11 145.04 2,168,812 262,535,276

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Chesapeake Beach, MD Electric Overview

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Chesapeake Beach's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, sadly, 8.70% above the average US rate of 13.76 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $135.75 per month. Baltimore Gas & Electric is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Chesapeake Beach's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 19,943,811.11 kilograms, which is 178th largest amount in the state out of 536 cities. More importantly, the city averages 3,137.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. They rank as the 355th highest in Maryland in this category. The city has zero electricity producing plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chesapeake Beach

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.156/kWh$0.108/kWh $159.40/mo.$80.16/mo.
201st 12.29¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chesapeake Beach
6th $110.42 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chesapeake Beach Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit Energy ENERGY 9.04 92.63 123,246 11,146,000
Baltimore Gas & Electric BUNDLED 12.29 110.42 10,065,401 1,237,491,194
Energy Plus ENERGY 12.59 116.35 29,541 3,719,500
Great American Power ENERGY 9.99 63.64 21,878 2,185,000
Horizon Power and Light ENERGY 11.89 117 12,300 1,463,000

Zips with electric coverage in Chesapeake Beach, Maryland include: 20732, 20736, 20714, 20689

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Huntingtown CDP, MD Electric Overview

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Huntingtown CDP's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 15.29 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, sadly, 11.10% above the average US rate of 13.76 cents. Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative has an estimated 1,159 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city. The city is faced with an average of 1.31 electrical outages per customer per year. These outages last on average of 148.8 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Huntingtown CDP's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 11,123,475.51 kilograms, which is 236th largest amount in the state out of 536 cities. More importantly, the city averages 3,137.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. They rank as the 18th highest in Maryland in this category. The city has zero electricity producing plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Huntingtown CDP

Huntingtown CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.156/kWh$0.095/kWh $249.23/mo.$102.53/mo.
159th 12.11¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Huntingtown CDP
392nd $145.04 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Huntingtown CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Huntingtown CDP, Maryland

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Energy Plus ENERGY 12.59 116.35 29,541 3,719,500
Horizon Power and Light ENERGY 11.89 117 12,300 1,463,000
Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 12.11 145.04 2,168,812 262,535,276

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Energy Production in Calvert County, Maryland

Power Plants in Calvert County, Maryland

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Calvert County MD Nuclear 14,993,633
Cove Point LNG TerminalDominion Energy (100.00%)
Calvert County MD Natural Gas 612,241 272,206,554.9 444.61

Calvert County, Maryland Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Calvert County has the 2661st highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity use of all counties in the US, emitting 15,561,404.4 kilograms per year. The county also ranks 2849th highest in pollution per resident, averaging 167.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The county has 2 electricity generation plants within its borders. This is the 1043rd most plants in a county in the nation. Calvert County's primary fuel source used for electricity production is Nuclear. They generate 96.08% of the total production in the county from this fuel type.

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96.08%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
3.92%

Calvert County, Maryland Net Metering

Of the 8 electric providers in Calvert County, 25.00% of them report that they offer net metering. The state of Maryland has favorable state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Calvert County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 10.56% of their energy lost per year. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Calvert County a rank of 2841st best in the country out of 3221.

Providers In Each City in Calvert County:

  • Chesapeake Beach, Maryland:
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Baltimore Gas & Electric: 12.50%
    • Energy Plus: 12.50%
    • Great American Power: 12.50%
    • Horizon Power and Light: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Town Square Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
  • North Beach, Maryland:
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Baltimore Gas & Electric: 12.50%
    • Energy Plus: 12.51%
    • Great American Power: 12.50%
    • Horizon Power and Light: 12.51%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Town Square Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Calvert County, Maryland?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative 28,821
2 Baltimore Gas & Electric 22,256
3 Reliant Energy 100
4 Energy Plus 66
5 Ambit Energy 50
6 Horizon Power and Light 35
7 Great American Power 18

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Calvert County, Maryland?

By total megawatt hours sold, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in Calvert County, Maryland.

How many power plants are within Calvert County, Maryland?

Calvert County, Maryland has 2 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Calvert County, Maryland?

Calvert County, Maryland has 8 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-04-22