Aroostook County, ME: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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Aroostook County, Maine Electricity Overview

Aroostook County has a population of 67,255 residents.

Aroostook County generates 342,211 megawatts from wind energy. That is sufficient to rank them 244th in the United States out of 3230 counties for electricity production from wind .

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Aroostook County is 29.88 cents. This is roughly 85.30% above the national average rate of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

There was a 5.45% rise in power produced by wind turbines in Aroostook County over the previous 12 months from 324,519 megawatt hours to 342,211 megawatt hours.

Aroostook County experienced a 39.37% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the preceding year.

Aroostook County is home to 67,255 residents and its power plants produce 450,547 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 6.7 megawatt hours per capita per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    540,451 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.04 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    450,547 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    342,211 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    108,336 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.7 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    22,675,337 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    337.15 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Presque Isle

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Presque Isle Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

31.26¢ per kWh

  • 16.73% higher than last month
  • 2.94% lower than April last year
  • 52.73% higher than the Maine average
  • 84.86% higher than the US average
  • 157th 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
  • 29,794th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 376 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 275 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

29.35¢ per kWh

  • 0.27% lower than last month
  • 16.97% higher than April last year
  • 12.29% higher than the Maine average
  • 82.07% higher than the US average
  • 157th 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
  • 29,490th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 27 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 421 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$119.81 per month

  • 22.48% lower than last month
  • 8.59% lower than April last year
  • 0.44% higher than the Maine average
  • 6.27% higher than the US average
  • 157th in the state out of 157 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 108 since April last year
  • 22,454th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 5,360 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,487 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$154.3 per month

  • 0.6% lower than last month
  • 16.43% higher than April last year
  • 7.88% higher than the Maine average
  • 13.39% higher than the US average
  • 157th in the state out of 157 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 107 since April last year
  • 25,127th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 213 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 11,494 since April last year

Presque Isle, ME Electricity Overview

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Presque Isle has an average residential electricity rate of 29.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.29% higher than the average state price of 26.14 cents. Versant Power has an estimated 1,414 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $154.3 per month, while the US average is $138.02.

On average, Presque Isle residents emit 2,026.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 7th worst polluting city out of 157 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 17,955,285.91 kilograms, which is the 16th 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 Presque Isle

Presque Isle residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.336/kWh$0.153/kWh$200.08/mo.$76.41/mo.
157th29.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Presque Isle
157th$154.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Presque Isle Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Presque Isle, 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
Clearview ElectricENERGY22.5480.834,817.461,086,082.91
ENGIEENERGY16.1989.5611,937.681,932,466.99
Electricity MaineENERGY16.4285.71163,829.0526,902,642.82

Caribou, ME Electricity Overview

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Caribou has an average residential electricity rate of 29.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.29% higher than the average state price of 26.14 cents. Versant Power has an estimated 1,471 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $154.3 per month, while the US average is $138.02.

On average, Caribou residents emit 2,026.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 99th worst polluting city out of 157 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 15,095,492.66 kilograms, which is the 20th 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 Caribou

Caribou residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.336/kWh$0.153/kWh$200.08/mo.$76.41/mo.
157th29.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Caribou
157th$154.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Caribou Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Caribou, 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
Clearview ElectricENERGY22.5480.834,817.461,086,082.91
ENGIEENERGY16.1989.5611,937.681,932,466.99
Electricity MaineENERGY16.4285.71163,829.0526,902,642.82

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Houlton CDP, ME Electricity Overview

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Houlton CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 55.70% lower than the average state price of 26.14 cents. Houlton, Maine Electric Utility has an estimated 270 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $85.59 per month, while the state average is $145.25. Customers in Houlton CDP pay a 41.08% markdown compared to the rest of the state.

On average, Houlton CDP residents emit 2,026.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 24th worst polluting city out of 157 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 10,249,450.37 kilograms, which is the 34th 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 Houlton CDP

Houlton CDP residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.000/kWh$112.46/mo.$0.00/mo.
1st11.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Houlton CDP
6th$85.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Houlton CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Houlton 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
Clearview ElectricENERGY22.5480.834,817.461,086,082.91
ENGIEENERGY16.1989.5611,937.681,932,466.99
Electricity MaineENERGY16.4285.71163,829.0526,902,642.82

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Electricity Production in Aroostook County, Maine

Power Plants in Aroostook County, Maine

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Oakfield Wind ProjectNovatus Energy (100.00%)
Aroostook County ME Wind 342,211
Twin Rivers Paper Co LLCTwin Rivers Paper Co LLC (100.00%)
Madawaska CDP ME Purchased Steam 108,336

Aroostook County, Maine Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Aroostook County residents emit 337.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 14th worst polluting county out of 16 counties in the state and 2902nd out of 3230 counties nationally. Total emissions in the county are 22,675,337.21 kilograms, which is the 2642nd worst total amount of pollution for all counties in the US. Wind makes up 75.95% of the fuel used for electricity generation in Aroostook County. Aroostook County is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is 331st highest in the country.

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75.95%
PURCHASED STEAM
Purchased Steam
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Purchased Steam
24.05%

Aroostook County, Maine Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Aroostook County include Versant Power and Eastern Maine Electric Coop The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity providers in Aroostook County that report energy loss. Combined, these 4 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 3.84% of electricity produced. The national average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Aroostook County a rank of 5th best in Maine out of 16 counties.

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Aroostook County, Maine?

There are 2 active electricity plants in Aroostook County, Maine

What electricity company is the largest provider in Aroostook County, Maine?

By total revenue, Versant Power is the largest electricity supplier in Aroostook County, Maine.

What electricity companies offer service in Aroostook County, Maine?

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

Aroostook County, Maine has 20 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-29