Androscoggin County, ME: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Androscoggin County, Maine Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Androscoggin County, Maine Electricity Overview

Androscoggin County is 606th out of 3230 counties in the country for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 5.86 megawatt hours per person per year.

The largest supplier in Androscoggin County by megawatt hours sold is Central Maine Power.

As the 7th largest producer of solar power in the state, Androscoggin County produces 19,562 megawatt hours from solar.

Hydroelectric power accounts for 62.08% of the electricity generated in the county after a 31.30% in electricity produced using hydroelectric power.

Androscoggin County ranks as the 723rd highest pollution level from electricity consumption in the nation, releasing 395,010,612.06 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Androscoggin County generates 5.92 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 1017th highest county out of 3230 counties in the US for production per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    908,235 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.04 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    668,803 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    662,522 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,281 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.92 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    395,010,612 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,494.96 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Lewiston

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Lewiston Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

18.38¢ per kWh

  • 11.68% lower than last month
  • 35.38% lower than April last year
  • 10.19% lower than the Maine average
  • 8.7% higher than the US average
  • 113th in the state out of 157 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since April last year
  • 25,183rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,448 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,089 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

26.07¢ per kWh

  • 3.12% lower than last month
  • 6.51% higher than April last year
  • 0.26% lower than the Maine average
  • 61.71% higher than the US average
  • 118th in the state out of 157 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 29,361st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 20 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 359 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$118.3 per month

  • 9.21% lower than last month
  • 30.25% lower than April last year
  • 0.82% lower than the Maine average
  • 4.93% higher than the US average
  • 118th in the state out of 157 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 39 since April last year
  • 21,299th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 242 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 9,486 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$144.05 per month

  • 2.88% lower than last month
  • 1.64% higher than April last year
  • 0.71% higher than the Maine average
  • 5.86% higher than the US average
  • 118th in the state out of 157 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 39 since April last year
  • 19,390th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,148 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,366 since April last year

Lewiston, ME Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Lewiston are charged an average residential electricity rate of 26.07 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 0.26% less than Maine's average price of 26.14 cents, ranking the city at 118th best for average electricity price out of 157 cities in Maine. With an estimated 1,633 residential customers, Central Maine Power is the largest provider in the city. The city has increased the amount of electricity generated by hydroelectric power sources by about 33.02% over the course of the past year.

Lewiston is the 151st highest ranked city in the state out of 157 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Lewiston as the 151st highest polluting city in Maine. Conventional Hydroelectric is the fuel of choice in Lewiston, with 97.66% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Lewiston has 4 power producing plants, which is the highest for a city in Maine.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lewiston

Lewiston residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.304/kWh$0.143/kWh$190.14/mo.$65.08/mo.
118th26.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lewiston
118th$144.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lewiston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lewiston, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY14.4887.438,617.035,592,599.95
CN Brown EnergyENERGY11.3568.9231,455.763,569,197.29
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED25.67143.823,476,770.59892,523,935
Clearview ElectricENERGY22.5480.834,817.461,086,082.91
ENGIEENERGY16.1989.5611,937.681,932,466.99

Auburn, ME Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Auburn are charged an average residential electricity rate of 26.07 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 0.26% less than Maine's average price of 26.14 cents, ranking the city at 118th best for average electricity price out of 157 cities in Maine. There was a 13.70% decline in usage of non-renewable fuel sources in the city over the course of the previous year. With an estimated 3,021 total residential customers, Central Maine Power is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Auburn's primary fuel is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 85.95% of electricity generation using this fuel source. When combined with Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (7.65%) and Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (6.26%), these three fuel types make up 99.86% city's electricity production. The city emits 3,844.59 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 5th highest polluting city out of 157 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. A total of 91,462,768.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. This is enough to rank 2nd worst in Maine for total emissions from electricity consumption. Auburn has 2 electricity plants, which is the 4th highest for a city in Maine.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Auburn

Auburn residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.304/kWh$0.143/kWh$190.14/mo.$65.08/mo.
118th26.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Auburn
118th$144.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Auburn Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Auburn, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY14.4887.438,617.035,592,599.95
CN Brown EnergyENERGY11.3568.9231,455.763,569,197.29
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED25.67143.823,476,770.59892,523,935
Clearview ElectricENERGY22.5480.834,817.461,086,082.91
ENGIEENERGY16.1989.5611,937.681,932,466.99

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Lisbon Falls CDP, ME Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Lisbon Falls CDP are charged an average residential electricity rate of 26.07 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 0.26% less than Maine's average price of 26.14 cents, ranking the city at 118th best for average electricity price out of 157 cities in Maine. Customers in Lisbon Falls CDP experience 1.4 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 148.77 minutes. There was a 11.03% drop in the average emissions per person during the course of the preceding year.

Lisbon Falls CDP is the 33rd highest ranked city in the state out of 157 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 8,290,439.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 1,967.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 10th worst in Maine for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. The city has one electricity plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lisbon Falls CDP

Lisbon Falls CDP residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.304/kWh$0.143/kWh$190.14/mo.$65.08/mo.
118th26.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lisbon Falls CDP
118th$144.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lisbon Falls CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lisbon Falls CDP, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY14.4887.438,617.035,592,599.95
CN Brown EnergyENERGY11.3568.9231,455.763,569,197.29
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED25.67143.823,476,770.59892,523,935
Clearview ElectricENERGY22.5480.834,817.461,086,082.91
ENGIEENERGY16.1989.5611,937.681,932,466.99

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Electricity Production in Androscoggin County, Maine

Power Plants in Androscoggin County, Maine

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
ReEnergy Livermore FallsReEnergy Holdings (100.00%)
Androscoggin County ME Wood/Wood Waste Solids 222,696271,986,513.41,221.34
Lewiston ME Conventional Hydroelectric 176,632
Lewiston ME Conventional Hydroelectric 169,288
Worumbo Hydro Station
Lisbon Falls CDP ME Conventional Hydroelectric 104,814
Auburn ME Conventional Hydroelectric 69,294
Otis Hydro
Androscoggin County ME Conventional Hydroelectric 22,746
MMWAC Resource Recovery FacilityMid-Maine Waste Action Corp (100.00%)
Auburn ME Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 11,33164,391,759.665,682.8
International Paper Livermore Hydro
Livermore Falls CDP ME Conventional Hydroelectric 10,170
Lewiston Junction Road SolarNextGrid Peppertree, LLC (100.00%)
Androscoggin County ME Solar 6,303
Merrill Road SolarNextGrid Mangrove, LLC (100.00%)
Lewiston ME Solar 5,621
Livermore Falls CSGLivermore Falls CSG, LLC (100.00%)
Livermore Falls CDP ME Solar 4,972
Lisbon Street SolarNextGrid Cliffrose, LLC (100.00%)
Lewiston ME Solar 2,666

Androscoggin County, Maine Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Androscoggin County's primary fuel is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 62.08% of electricity generation using this fuel source. When combined with Wood/Wood Waste Solids (33.30%) and Solar (2.92%), these three fuel types make up 98.31% county's electricity production. The county emits 3,494.96 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity use, which makes it the highest polluting county out of 16 counties in Maine. A total of 395,010,612.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year. This is enough to rank 2nd highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption. Androscoggin County has 12 electricity generation plants, which is 4th highest in Maine.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
62.08%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
33.30%
SOLAR
Solar
2.92%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.92%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.76%
OTHER
Other
0.02%

Androscoggin County, Maine Net Metering

Of the 17 electricity suppliers in Androscoggin County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. At the state level, Maine has pretty good net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Androscoggin County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 4.55% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average is 2.87%, meaning Androscoggin County ranks 1390th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Androscoggin County, Maine?

The largest electricity company in Androscoggin County, Maine by total revenue is Central Maine Power.

How many electric companies offer service in Androscoggin County, Maine?

Androscoggin County, Maine has 17 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

How many power plants are located in Androscoggin County, Maine?

Androscoggin County, Maine is home to 12 power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Androscoggin County, Maine?

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-06-29