Somerset County, MD: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Somerset County, Maryland Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Somerset County, Maryland Electricity Overview

The largest electricity provider in Somerset County by megawatt hours sold is Delmarva Power.

Somerset County currently is 2nd out of 24 counties in the state for megawatt hours produced using solar power.

Releasing 23,864,600.67 kilograms of CO2 gases, Somerset County has the 2558th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption of any county in the United States and 22nd highest in the state.

Somerset County experienced a 23.96% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the previous year.

Somerset County has experienced a decrease of 9.91% in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production over the course of the previous year.

With a population of 24,834 residents, Somerset County is the 23rd most populated county in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    231,363 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.32 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    149,539 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    147,115 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,424 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.02 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    23,864,601 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    960.96 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Princess Anne

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Princess Anne Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

20.38¢ per kWh

  • 0.61% higher than last month
  • 12.74% higher than April last year
  • 14.17% higher than the Maryland average
  • 20.5% higher than the US average
  • 489th 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
  • 27,281st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 139 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,992 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

19.28¢ per kWh

  • 1.01% higher than last month
  • 15.48% higher than April last year
  • 12.27% higher than the Maryland average
  • 19.58% higher than the US average
  • 489th 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
  • 27,080th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 129 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,991 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$149.48 per month

  • 26.55% lower than last month
  • 14.71% higher than April last year
  • 18.51% higher than the Maryland average
  • 32.58% higher than the US average
  • 476th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 13 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 29,151st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,257 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,413 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$180.71 per month

  • 0.89% higher than last month
  • 13.35% higher than April last year
  • 16.18% higher than the Maryland average
  • 32.8% higher than the US average
  • 476th in the state out of 536 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 41 since April last year
  • 30,447th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 113 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,721 since April last year

Princess Anne, MD Electricity Overview

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Princess Anne has an average residential electricity rate of 19.28 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.27% higher than the average state price of 17.17 cents. Selling an estimated 2,564.6 megawatt hours a year, Delmarva Power is the largest vendor in the city. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $180.71 per month, while the US average is $138.02. Patrons in Princess Anne are stuck with a 30.93% markup compared to the rest of the nation.

On average, Princess Anne residents emit 2,379.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 15th worst polluting city out of 536 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 8,126,872.73 kilograms, which is the 238th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Princess Anne

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.206/kWh$0.133/kWh$247.28/mo.$99.32/mo.
489th19.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Princess Anne
476th$180.71Average residential monthly electricity bill for Princess Anne Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Princess Anne, 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

Crisfield, MD Electricity Overview

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Crisfield has an average residential electricity rate of 19.31 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.46% higher than the average state price of 17.17 cents. Selling an estimated 3,276.31 megawatt hours a year, Delmarva Power is the largest vendor in the city. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $179.84 per month, while the US average is $138.02. Patrons in Crisfield are stuck with a 30.30% markup compared to the rest of the nation.

On average, Crisfield residents emit 2,379.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 15th worst polluting city out of 536 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 6,027,926.39 kilograms, which is the 261st highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Crisfield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.207/kWh$0.133/kWh$246.51/mo.$98.33/mo.
536th19.31¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Crisfield
473rd$179.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Crisfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Crisfield, 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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Mount Vernon CDP, MD Electricity Overview

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Mount Vernon CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 18.79 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.43% higher than the average state price of 17.17 cents. Selling an estimated 7,734.8 megawatt hours a year, Delmarva Power is the largest vendor in the city. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $193.14 per month, while the US average is $138.02. Patrons in Mount Vernon CDP are stuck with a 39.94% markup compared to the rest of the nation.

On average, Mount Vernon CDP residents emit 2,379.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 277th worst polluting city out of 536 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 2,539,201.52 kilograms, which is the 326th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mount Vernon CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.198/kWh$0.134/kWh$258.36/mo.$113.45/mo.
352nd18.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mount Vernon CDP
508th$193.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mount Vernon CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mount Vernon 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 Somerset County, Maryland

Power Plants in Somerset County, Maryland

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Great Bay Solar 1Great Bay Solar I LLC (100.00%)
Somerset County MD Solar 138,899
West Pocomoke CDP MD Solar 5,093
UMES (MD) - Princess AnneSE Solar Trust X (100.00%)
Somerset County MD Solar 2,437
Somerset County MD Distillate Fuel Oil 2,1531,618,639.47751.81
Eastern Correctional InstituteMaryland Environmental Service (100.00%)
Somerset County MD Wood/Wood Waste Solids 877.81,279,824.721,457.99
Smith Island CDP MD Distillate Fuel Oil 7965,193.04825.23

Somerset County, Maryland Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Somerset County creates 23,864,600.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2558th largest amount of any county in the US. The county averages 960.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. They rank 21st highest in Maryland in this category. Around 97.92% of electricity in Somerset County comes from generation using Solar. Taken together with Distillate Fuel Oil (1.62%) and Wood/Wood Waste Solids (0.46%), these three fuel types make up 149,538.8 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the county electricity production. Somerset County is home to 6 electricity producing plants, which is 409th highest in the country.

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97.92%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
1.62%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
0.46%

Somerset County, Maryland Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Somerset County include Delmarva Power, Choptank Electric Cooperative, and Constellation Energy The state has favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Somerset County averages out to about 10.05% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Somerset County having a rank of 2840th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

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

There are 6 active electricity plants in Somerset County, Maryland

What electricity company is the largest provider in Somerset County, Maryland?

By total revenue, Delmarva Power is the largest electricity supplier in Somerset County, Maryland.

What electricity companies offer service in Somerset County, Maryland?

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

Somerset County, Maryland has 44 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-08