Frederick County, MD: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Frederick County, Maryland Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Frederick County, Maryland Electricity Overview

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Frederick County saw a 9.67% decline over the course of the preceding year.

Frederick County has the 15th largest electricity generation in Maryland out of 24 counties, generating 60,448 megawatt hours.

When calculating by total customers, Potomac Edison is the largest electricity provider in Frederick County.

Frederick County generates 0.21 megawatt hours per capita each year from solar power, giving the county a rank of 9th in the state out of 24 counties.

At $154.14, the Frederick County average monthly residential electric bill is 1.23% more than the Maryland average bill and 11.68% above the nationwide average.

With 287,079 residents within its borders and 60,448 megawatt hours produced each year, Frederick County has a per capita production of 0.21 megawatt hours. The city ranks 1820th highest megawatt hour per capita amount in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,669,489 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    60,448 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    60,448 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.21 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    669,076,848 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,330.64 kg

Recent Energy News in Braddock Heights CDP

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Braddock Heights CDP Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Electricity Rate for January, 2024

13.36¢ per kWh

  • 6.16% lower than last month
  • 40.12% higher than January last year
  • 20.4% lower than the Maryland average
  • 14.46% lower than the US average
  • 155th in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 40 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since January last year
  • 11,631st in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 379 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,749 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Rate

12.07¢ per kWh

  • 2.71% higher than last month
  • 16.16% higher than January last year
  • 23.91% lower than the Maryland average
  • 28.89% lower than the US average
  • 154th in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 3,958th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 466 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,912 since January last year

Average Residential Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$203.13 per month

  • 15.69% higher than last month
  • 62.35% higher than January last year
  • 2.75% lower than the Maryland average
  • 34.55% higher than the US average
  • 384th in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 41 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 230 since January last year
  • 23,632nd in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 371 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 15,984 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bill

$130.82 per month

  • 5.23% higher than last month
  • 14.08% higher than January last year
  • 11.04% lower than the Maryland average
  • 1.39% lower than the US average
  • 155th in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 13,273rd in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,308 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,713 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

10.85¢ per kWh

  • 5.27% lower than last month
  • 13.65% lower than January last year
  • 11.91% lower than the Maryland average
  • 18.64% lower than the US average
  • 181st in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 109 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since January last year
  • 9,186th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,185 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,399 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Rate

10.72¢ per kWh

  • 1.32% lower than last month
  • 4.96% lower than January last year
  • 9.24% lower than the Maryland average
  • 24.32% lower than the US average
  • 185th in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 7,151st in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 35 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,398 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$1,835.34 per month

  • 15.76% higher than last month
  • 12.67% higher than January last year
  • 4.33% lower than the Maryland average
  • 12.62% higher than the US average
  • 156th in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 26,336th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 103 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 292 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Bill

$3,749.91 per month

  • 0.46% higher than last month
  • 31.46% higher than January last year
  • 1.32% lower than the Maryland average
  • 129.11% higher than the US average
  • 168th in the state out of 525 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 8 since January last year
  • 26,306th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank is the same since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 82 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

13.88¢ per kWh

  • 3.34% lower than last month
  • 7.33% higher than January last year
  • 21.8% lower than the Maryland average
  • 41.21% higher than the US average
  • 150th in the state out of 524 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 157 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 22,753rd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 197 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 405 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Rate

14.19¢ per kWh

  • 0.56% higher than last month
  • 3.59% lower than January last year
  • 21.3% lower than the Maryland average
  • 38.74% higher than the US average
  • 250th in the state out of 524 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 32 since January last year
  • 23,252nd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank is the same since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 539 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$2,586.78 per month

  • 12.34% lower than last month
  • 15.88% lower than January last year
  • 46.89% lower than the Maryland average
  • 92.33% lower than the US average
  • 256th in the state out of 524 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 125 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since January last year
  • 7,097th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 566 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,606 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Bill

$5,511.02 per month

  • 0.73% lower than last month
  • 9.42% higher than January last year
  • 27.61% lower than the Maryland average
  • 83.89% lower than the US average
  • 258th in the state out of 524 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 8,468th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 333 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,244 since January last year

Frederick, MD Electricity Overview

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Frederick's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 16.89 cents per kilowatt hour , which is above both the Maryland and nationwide average prices of 16.75 and 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Solar power usage for electricity generation in the city has increased by 1,940 megawatt hours each year during the previous year, which is a 9.47% increase from the previous year. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $138.02, while the Frederick average is 11.70% more at $154.17 per month.

On average, Frederick citizens emit 2,314.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 504th worst polluting city out of 536 cities in Maryland based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 190,193,261.25 kilograms, which is the 7th highest total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city is home to one electricity producing plant. When it comes to electricity generation, Frederick's top fuel source is Solar, making up 100.00%, or 22,421 megawatt hours of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Frederick

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.095/kWh$203.13/mo.$78.54/mo.
5th12.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Frederick
6th$130.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Frederick Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Frederick, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY16.48121.887111,700
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.0087.8112,8591,672,300
Ambit EnergyENERGY10.22102.4398,61410,078,000
American Power & GasENERGY17.55198.6912,0652,117,200
Astral EnergyENERGY7.42151.8522116,400

Zips with electric coverage in Frederick, Maryland include: 21702, 21701, 21703, 21704, 21705

Ballenger Creek CDP, MD Electricity Overview

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Ballenger Creek CDP's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 16.89 cents per kilowatt hour , which is above both the Maryland and nationwide average prices of 16.75 and 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Power plants in the city have allowed a 71.44% drop in the use of renewable energy sources versus non-renewable fuels. The city generates 0.02 megawatt hours per citizen from solar power, which is 43rd in the state out of 536 cities.

On average, Ballenger Creek CDP citizens emit 2,378.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 488th worst polluting city out of 536 cities in Maryland based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 54,978,164.61 kilograms, which is the 64th highest total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city is home to one electricity producing plant. When it comes to electricity generation, Ballenger Creek CDP's top fuel source is Solar, making up 100.00%, or 547 megawatt hours of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ballenger Creek CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.095/kWh$203.13/mo.$78.54/mo.
5th12.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ballenger Creek CDP
6th$130.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ballenger Creek CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ballenger Creek CDP, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY16.48121.887111,700
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.0087.8112,8591,672,300
Ambit EnergyENERGY10.22102.4398,61410,078,000
American Power & GasENERGY17.55198.6912,0652,117,200
Astral EnergyENERGY7.42151.8522116,400

Zips with electric coverage in Ballenger Creek CDP, Maryland include: 21701, 21703, 21704

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Green Valley CDP, MD Electricity Overview

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Green Valley CDP's citizens are billed an average residential electricity price of 16.89 cents per kilowatt hour , which is above both the Maryland and nationwide average prices of 16.75 and 16.01 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Potomac Edison sells an estimated 24,725.08 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other provider. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $154.17 per month, while the Maryland average is $152.27.

On average, Green Valley CDP citizens emit 2,384.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 135th worst polluting city out of 536 cities in Maryland based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 30,997,863.01 kilograms, which is the 108th highest total amount of pollution for any city in the state. All of the electricity sold in Green Valley CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Green Valley CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.095/kWh$203.13/mo.$78.54/mo.
5th12.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Green Valley CDP
6th$130.98Average residential monthly electricity bill for Green Valley CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Green Valley CDP, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY16.48121.887111,700
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.0087.8112,8591,672,300
Ambit EnergyENERGY10.22102.4398,61410,078,000
American Power & GasENERGY17.55198.6912,0652,117,200
Astral EnergyENERGY7.42151.8522116,400

Zips with electric coverage in Green Valley CDP, Maryland include: 21771, 20871, 21770, 21754

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Electricity Production in Frederick County, Maryland

Power Plants in Frederick County, Maryland

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Fort Detrick Solar PVMontevue Lane Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Frederick MD Solar 22,421
Frederick County MD Solar 17,691
Baker PointCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Frederick County MD Solar 13,411
Frederick County - LandfillSolar Integrated Fund VI, LLC (100.00%)
Frederick County MD Solar 3,581
Emmitsburg Solar ArraysUGI Corporation (100.00%)
Frederick County MD Solar 2,797
Francis Scott Key MallPennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (100.00%)
Ballenger Creek CDP MD Solar 547

Frederick County, Maryland Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Frederick County citizens emit 2,330.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 16th highest polluting county out of 24 counties in the state and 2495th out of 3230 counties nationally. Total emissions in the county are 669,076,848.43 kilograms, which is the 7th highest total amount of pollution for any county in the state. There are 6 power producing plants in the county, which is the 11th most power plants in a county in the state. Frederick County's primary fuel is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel type.

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Frederick County, Maryland Net Metering

Of the 40 electricity suppliers in Frederick County, 7.50% of them report that they offer net metering. Consumers in Maryland have highly favorable net metering laws that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Frederick County has an average of 11.23% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Frederick County a rank of 2943rd best in the United States out of 3230.

Providers In Each City in Frederick County:

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Frederick County, Maryland by total revenue is Potomac Edison.

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

Frederick County, Maryland is home to 40 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

How many power plants are located within Frederick County, Maryland?

Frederick County, Maryland has 6 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Frederick County, Maryland?

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Published: 2024-03-29