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Prince George's County, Maryland Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Prince George's County, Maryland Electricity Overview

Prince George's County is the 13th highest producing county in Maryland out of 24 counties when considering megawatt hours generated from renewable fuels.

Prince George's County has recently seen an increase in electricity generation from solar power of roughly 4.35% year over year.

Residents in Prince George's County pay $191.84 per month for residential electricity, compared to the Maryland average bill of $154.33.

Prince George's County ranks 451st in the United States out of 3230 counties in megawatt hours produced from solar power sources.

Roughly 99.29% of Prince George's County's electricity is produced using non-renewable sources, making it the 2nd highest ranked county in Maryland out of 24 counties for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel types.

Prince George's County uses non-renewable sources to generate 5.58 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 5th highest county in Maryland for non-renewable generation per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    8,844,854 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.34 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    5,322,716 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    37,593 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    5,285,123 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.62 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,975,912,123 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,142.56 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Bowie

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Residential Bundled Electricity Prices

Bowie Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

18.27¢ per kWh

  • 0.78% higher than last month
  • 10.66% higher than February last year
  • 7.86% higher than the Maryland average
  • 11.19% higher than the US average
  • 308th in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since February last year
  • 25,683rd in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 146 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,907 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.83¢ per kWh

  • 0.88% higher than last month
  • 18.43% higher than February last year
  • 4.8% higher than the Maryland average
  • 1.79% higher than the US average
  • 304th in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 42 since February last year
  • 23,599th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 459 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,669 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$160.23 per month

  • 19.67% lower than last month
  • 18.7% higher than February last year
  • 8.54% lower than the Maryland average
  • 21.45% higher than the US average
  • 226th in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 154 since February last year
  • 25,148th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,531 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,566 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$142.79 per month

  • 1.5% higher than last month
  • 15.9% higher than February last year
  • 5.47% lower than the Maryland average
  • 5.22% higher than the US average
  • 261st in the state out of 535 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 19,154th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 628 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,931 since February last year

Bowie, MD Electricity Overview

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On average, Bowie's inhabitants spend 16.83 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 0.25% less than Maryland's average price of 16.87 cents, resulting in the city ranking 304th out of 536 cities in the state for lowest average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Baltimore Gas & Electric. The city is the 12th largest producer of megawatt hours from solar energy in Maryland out of the 536 cities.

There are 2 electricity plants in Bowie, which is the 5th highest number of plants in a city in Maryland. The city residents average 2,383.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which ranks them 493rd highest in Maryland out of 536 in this category. At 2,383.33 kilograms per person and 58,113 residents in the city, the city emits 138,502,598.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. Bowie's power plants most often use Solar, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bowie

Bowie residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.184/kWh$0.108/kWh$199.47/mo.$80.16/mo.
304th16.83¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bowie
261st$142.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bowie Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bowie, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY17.37140.332,939.09510,644.62
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY19.24135.0367.3812,962.77
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.1896.8812,203.341,852,790.2
Ambit EnergyENERGY11.93113.0193,585.8411,165,711.65
American Power & GasENERGY20.49219.2311,449.832,345,707.95

Zips with electric coverage in Bowie, Maryland include: 20774, 20721, 20708, 20715, 20720, 20716

Clinton CDP, MD Electricity Overview

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On average, Clinton CDP's inhabitants spend 17.63 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 4.54% above the state's average rate of 16.87 cents, which ranks the city 318th out of 536 cities in Maryland for lowest average electricity rate. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Potomac Electric Power Company. The city is the 27th largest producer of megawatt hours from solar energy in Maryland out of the 536 cities.

There is one electricity plant in Clinton CDP. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 95,278,658.61 kilograms, which is 28th largest amount in the state out of 536 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 491st highest in Maryland in emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. Clinton CDP's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from this fuel.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Clinton CDP

Clinton CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.203/kWh$0.125/kWh$199.89/mo.$92.05/mo.
318th17.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Clinton CDP
384th$153.09Average residential monthly electricity bill for Clinton CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Clinton CDP, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY17.37140.332,939.09510,644.62
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY19.24135.0367.3812,962.77
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.1896.8812,203.341,852,790.2
Ambit EnergyENERGY11.93113.0193,585.8411,165,711.65
American Power & GasENERGY20.49219.2311,449.832,345,707.95

Zips with electric coverage in Clinton CDP, Maryland include: 20744, 20748, 20735

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Chillum CDP, MD Electricity Overview

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On average, Chillum CDP's inhabitants spend 18.51 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 9.75% above the state's average rate of 16.87 cents, which ranks the city 448th out of 536 cities in Maryland for lowest average electricity rate. Potomac Electric Power Company is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

In Chillum CDP, there are no electricity generating plants. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city limits. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 87,543,889.04 kilograms, which is 30th largest amount in the state out of 536 cities. Averaging 2,403.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 414th highest in Maryland for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chillum CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.216/kWh$0.122/kWh$203.07/mo.$87.10/mo.
448th18.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chillum CDP
381st$151.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chillum CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chillum CDP, Maryland

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY17.37140.332,939.09510,644.62
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY19.24135.0367.3812,962.77
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY15.1896.8812,203.341,852,790.2
Ambit EnergyENERGY11.93113.0193,585.8411,165,711.65
American Power & GasENERGY20.49219.2311,449.832,345,707.95

Zips with electric coverage in Chillum CDP, Maryland include: 20783, 20782, 20912, 20712

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Electricity Production in Prince George's County, Maryland

Power Plants in Prince George's County, Maryland

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Keys Energy CenterPSEG (100.00%)
Croom CDP MD Natural Gas 4,551,9711,787,530,911.6392.69
Chalk Point Power
Aquasco CDP MD Natural Gas 692,131434,602,664.74627.92
Brandywine Power FacilityKMC Thermo, LLC (100.00%)
Brandywine CDP MD Natural Gas 637,495281,444,451.93441.48
UMCP CHP PlantMaryland Economic Development Corporatio (100.00%)
College Park MD Natural Gas 95,40559,480.260.62
Synergen Panorama, LLC CSGEDF Renewables (100.00%)
Friendly CDP MD Solar 8,762
Bluefin Origination 1Bluefin Origination 1, LLC (100.00%)
Croom CDP MD Solar 4,168
Silver Hill CDP MD Solar 3,845
FedEx Field Solar FacilityNRG Energy (100.00%)
Summerfield CDP MD Solar 3,463
Upper Marlboro 1 CSGNautilus Solar (100.00%)
Queensland CDP MD Solar 3,180
First Baptist Church of GlenardenIGS Solar (100.00%)
Andrews AFB CDP MD Solar 2,895
Kirby Road Solar, LLCNautilus Solar (100.00%)
Clinton CDP MD Solar 2,601
MNCPPC Randall FarmStandard Solar (100.00%)
Westphalia CDP MD Solar 2,471
GWCC PV Solar FarmGWCC PV Solar Farm (100.00%)
Beltsville CDP MD Solar 2,327
Sheriff RoadSheriff Rd Solar LLC (100.00%)
Landover CDP MD Solar 1,932
IKEA College Park 411IKEA Property Inc (100.00%)
College Park MD Solar 1,551
Bowie State SolarTerraForm Power (100.00%)
Prince George's County MD Solar 398
NRG Chalk Point CTNRG Energy (100.00%)
Aquasco CDP MD Distillate Fuel Oil 252638,055.382,531.97

Prince George's County, Maryland Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Prince George's County, Natural Gas makes up 99.12% of the fuel types used for electricity generation. Totaling Natural Gas with Solar (0.71%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.17%), the three fuel types make up 100.00% of the generation. Approximately 3,142.56 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the county from electricity use, ranking them as the 5th worst polluter in Maryland out of 24 counties and totalEmissionsPerCapitaRank worst polluter in the country. A total of 2,975,912,123.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. This is enough to rank 89th highest in the country for total emissions. Prince George's County has 17 electricity plants within its borders. This is the 90th highest amount of plants in a county.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
99.12%
SOLAR
Solar
0.71%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.17%

Prince George's County, Maryland Net Metering

Of the 50 electric providers in Prince George's County, 8.00% of them report that they offer net metering. The state has some of the best net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for providers in Prince George's County is 9.78%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Baltimore Gas & Electric, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative, and Stream Energy. The United States average is 2.87%, resulting in Prince George's County receiving a rank of 2836th best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Prince George's 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 Prince George's County, Maryland?

By total revenue, Potomac Electric Power Company is the largest electricity company in Prince George's County, Maryland.

How many electric companies offer service in Prince George's County, Maryland?

There are 50 electricity companies operating in Prince George's County, Maryland.

How many power plants are in Prince George's County, Maryland?

There are 17 electricity plants in Prince George's County, Maryland

Which electricity companies offer service in Prince George's County, Maryland?

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-03-12