Caroline County, Maryland Electric Profile

At a Glance

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Over the previous 12 months, Caroline County had a 6.73% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

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The largest electricity provider in Caroline County by number of customers is Delmarva Power.

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The average monthly electric bill in Caroline County totals $160.72. For comparison, the US average bill is $120.11.

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Caroline County residents are responsible for 3,239.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, making them the 2355th worst polluting county out of 3220 counties in the US based on per capita emissions.

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Caroline County released 108,207,731.69 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes them the 1757th highest polluting county in the US.

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Caroline County is ranked as the 20th highest consuming county out of 24 counties in the state with over 300,000 megawatt hours being used by customers who live there.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    323,850 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.69 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    108,207,732 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,239.17 kg

Denton Electric Overview

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Denton has an average electricity rate of 14.88 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 17.20% higher than the state's average rate of 12.69 cents, resulting in the city ranking 431st out of 518 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. The average electric bill for a citizen in the city is $160.73 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.11. Delmarva Power has 258 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Denton emits 3,239.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 349th worst polluting city out of 518 cities in Maryland based on emissions per capita. A total of 14,346,286.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 203rd highest in the state for total pollution. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Denton

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

Historical Pricing:
Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.163/kWh$0.133/kWh$219.76/mo.$98.33/mo.
431st14.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Denton
436th$160.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for Denton Residents

Electric Companies in Denton

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Choptank Electric Cooperative14.70172.08No DataIcon representing missing value.510,184.91684,009100,535,400
Delmarva Power15.06149.39No DataIcon representing missing value.1,126,558.871,906,783287,077,503

Greensboro Electric Overview

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Greensboro's citizens are charged an average electricity rate of 14.88 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for the citizens, this price is more than both the state and nationwide average rates of 12.69 and 13.33 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly power bill of $160.73. This is 28.69% more than the state average of $124.9. Delmarva Power sells 683.26 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Greensboro residents emit 3,239.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 36th highest polluting city out of 518 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 9,189,526.88 kilograms, the city ranks 242nd worst in Maryland for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Greensboro

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

Historical Pricing:
Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.163/kWh$0.133/kWh$219.76/mo.$98.33/mo.
431st14.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Greensboro
436th$160.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for Greensboro Residents

Electric Companies in Greensboro

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Choptank Electric Cooperative14.70172.08No DataIcon representing missing value.103,389.58684,009100,535,400
Delmarva Power15.06149.39No DataIcon representing missing value.228,298.491,906,783287,077,503

Federalsburg Electric Overview

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Federalsburg's inhabitants pay an average electricity rate of 14.88 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.20% more than the average state rate of 12.69 cents and 11.61% more than the US average of 13.33. Delmarva Power sells 1,263.64 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The Maryland average monthly power bill is $124.9, while the Federalsburg average is 28.69% higher at $160.73 per month. This ranks the city 436th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Around 3,239.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 36th highest polluter in Maryland out of 518 cities. A total of 8,632,389.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 246th worst in Maryland for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Federalsburg must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Federalsburg

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

Historical Pricing:
Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.163/kWh$0.133/kWh$219.76/mo.$98.33/mo.
431st14.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Federalsburg
436th$160.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for Federalsburg Residents

Electric Companies in Federalsburg

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Choptank Electric Cooperative14.70172.08No DataIcon representing missing value.191,211.14684,009100,535,400
Delmarva Power15.06149.39No DataIcon representing missing value.422,220.641,906,783287,077,503

Caroline County Details

Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electric providers in Caroline County offer net metering to their consumers. Residents of Maryland have favorable net metering laws and regulations that allow them to take advantage of additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Caroline County is about 3.62% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average for energy loss is 2.72% while the state average is 0.43%, resulting in a rank of 2398th worst in the United States and a state rank of 14th worst out of 3220 and 24 counties, respectively.