Garrett County, MD: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Garrett County, Maryland Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Garrett County, Maryland Electricity Overview

With a Maryland average residential electric bill of $156.2, Garrett County citizens pay about 10.03% more than other consumers per month for electricity.

Citizens of Garrett County consume enough electricity to release 0 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, compared to the national average of 4,114.63.

Garrett County produces 316,794.16 megawatts from wind turbines. That is enough to rank them 251st in the US out of 3230 counties for electricity production from wind .

Garrett County averages 10.94 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 344th highest in the United States.

The county is the 10th largest generator of electricity of all 24 counties in Maryland, producing 316,794.16 megawatt hours.

Garrett County's average residential electricity rate is 20.00 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 24.06% above the nationwide average rate of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    269,755 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.32 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    316,794 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    316,794 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    10.94 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Oakland

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Oakland Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

13.67¢ per kWh

  • 0.45% higher than last month
  • 38.17% higher than April last year
  • 23.41% lower than the Maryland average
  • 19.17% lower than the US average
  • 155th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 8,234th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 535 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 6,635 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.03¢ per kWh

  • 2.48% higher than last month
  • 27.85% higher than April last year
  • 24.15% lower than the Maryland average
  • 19.21% lower than the US average
  • 155th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 7,464th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 658 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 6,458 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$121.91 per month

  • 11.4% lower than last month
  • 53.98% higher than April last year
  • 3.35% lower than the Maryland average
  • 8.12% higher than the US average
  • 385th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 229 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 232 since April last year
  • 23,443rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 752 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 19,484 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$140.08 per month

  • 2.61% higher than last month
  • 25.92% higher than April last year
  • 9.94% lower than the Maryland average
  • 2.94% higher than the US average
  • 156th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 17,712th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,097 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 11,296 since April last year

Oakland, MD Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.03 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Oakland, resulting in the city ranking 155th out of 536 cities in Maryland. Selling an estimated 3,998.61 megawatt hours, Potomac Edison is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Oakland averages 2,363.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 5,169,766.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 277th worst in Maryland for total pollution. The electricity used in Oakland has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Oakland

Oakland residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.095/kWh$203.13/mo.$78.54/mo.
155th13.03¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Oakland
156th$140.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Oakland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Oakland, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
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
Astral EnergyENERGY8.82170.49208.7618,413.26

Mountain Lake Park, MD Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.03 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Mountain Lake Park, resulting in the city ranking 155th out of 536 cities in Maryland. Selling an estimated 2,916.58 megawatt hours, Potomac Edison is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Mountain Lake Park averages 2,363.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 5,001,932.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 281st worst in Maryland for total pollution. The electricity used in Mountain Lake Park has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mountain Lake Park

Mountain Lake Park residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.095/kWh$203.13/mo.$78.54/mo.
155th13.03¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mountain Lake Park
156th$140.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mountain Lake Park Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mountain Lake Park, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
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
Astral EnergyENERGY8.82170.49208.7618,413.26

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Finzel CDP, MD Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.03 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Finzel CDP, resulting in the city ranking 155th out of 536 cities in Maryland. Potomac Edison has an estimated 411 total residential customers, which is more than all other electricity providers in the city. Finzel CDP is home to 878 citizens, which is the 340th highest population for a city in Maryland.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Finzel CDP averages 2,363.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. A total of 2,075,470.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 341st worst in Maryland for total pollution. The electricity used in Finzel CDP has to be sourced from surrounding cities and rural areas, as there are no power production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Finzel CDP

Finzel CDP residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.095/kWh$203.13/mo.$78.54/mo.
155th13.03¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Finzel CDP
156th$140.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Finzel CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Finzel CDP, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
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
Astral EnergyENERGY8.82170.49208.7618,413.26

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Electricity Production in Garrett County, Maryland

Power Plants in Garrett County, Maryland

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Garrett County MD Wind 199,508
Garrett County MD Wind 109,974
Roth Rock Wind Farm LLCRoth Rock Wind Farm LLC (100.00%)
Garrett County MD Wind 94,267
Garrett County MD Wind 80,634
Roth Rock North Wind Farm, LLCRoth Rock Wind Farm LLC (100.00%)
Garrett County MD Wind 23,568

Garrett County, Maryland Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Garrett County averages 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which ranks them 2929th worst in the United States out of 3230 counties for emissions efficiency. A total of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year. Wind is the primary fuel in Garrett County, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel type. Garrett County is home to 5 power plants, which is highest in the state.

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Garrett County, Maryland Net Metering

There are 39 companies in Garrett County providing electricity. Of those 39, 2 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Maryland has highly favorable laws for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar.

Energy Loss

Garrett County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 11.23% of their energy lost per year. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Garrett County is ranked as the 2935th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Garrett County:

  • Accident, Maryland:
    • Potomac Edison: 100.00%
  • Deer Park, Maryland:
    • Potomac Edison: 100.00%
  • Friendsville, Maryland:
    • Somerset Rural Electric: 33.30%
    • Potomac Edison: 66.70%
  • Grantsville, Maryland:
    • Potomac Edison: 100.00%
  • Kitzmiller, Maryland:
    • Mon Power: 27.53%
    • Potomac Edison: 72.47%
  • Loch Lynn Heights, Maryland:
    • Potomac Edison: 100.00%
  • Mountain Lake Park, Maryland:
    • Potomac Edison: 100.00%
  • Oakland, Maryland:
    • Potomac Edison: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Garrett County, Maryland has 39 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are located in Garrett County, Maryland?

There are 5 active electricity plants in Garrett County, Maryland

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

The largest electricity supplier in Garrett County, Maryland by megawatt hours sold is Potomac Edison.

Which electricity companies offer service in Garrett County, Maryland?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Potomac Edison68,448
2WGL Energy3,892
3Inspire Energy2,824
4Clean Choice Energy2,762
5Direct Energy2,605
6XOOM Energy992
7Ambit Energy827
8Energy Services Providers658
9Strategic Energy LLC632
10CleanSky Energy628

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-06-24