Knox County, Maine Electric Profile

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Knox County, Maine Overview

Knox County is ranked 1298th in the country out of 3221 counties for renewable electricity production per capita, at 0.24 megawatt hours per person per year.

Knox County's average residential electricity rate is 17.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 28.01% higher than the national average rate of 13.76 cents per kilowatt hour.

With a population of 40,607 residents, Knox County is the 10th most populated county in the state.

Ranking 448th in wind power production in the US out of 3221 counties, Knox County has a total yield of 9,831 megawatt hours from wind power.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Knox County saw a 6.76% increase throughout the last year.

On average, Knox County citizens are accountable for 2,359.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, while the statewide average emissions per capita is 2,471.47.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    342,415  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.43  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    9,831  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    9,831  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.24  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    95,820,636  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,359.71  kg

Electricity plans in Maine

There are 21105 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Maine Plans

Secure Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 19.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 19.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Secure Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 17.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 18.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

All Maine Plans

Secure Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 19.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 19.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Secure Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 17.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green Choice 12

Residential

  • Rate 18.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Secure Choice 24

Residential

  • Rate 17.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green Choice 24

Residential

  • Rate 17.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Secure Choice 24

Residential

  • Rate 18.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Secure Green Choice 24

Residential

  • Rate 18.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Jun 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

Rockland, ME Electric Overview

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Rockland's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 16.81 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 1.30% lower than the state's average price of 17.03 cents. Central Maine Power has an estimated 652 residential customers, more than all other electricity providers in the city. Customers in the city deal with 0.94 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 101.13 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Rockland must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 16,850,727.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 21st worst out of 157 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 2,429.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 56th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rockland

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.179/kWh$0.143/kWh $118.34/mo.$65.08/mo.
8th 16.46¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rockland
52nd $98.37 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rockland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rockland, Maine

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit Energy ENERGY 8.20 54.37 55,167 4,521,000
Central Maine Power BUNDLED 16.46 98.37 3,608,467 593,979,150

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Camden CDP, ME Electric Overview

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Camden CDP's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 16.81 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 1.30% lower than the state's average price of 17.03 cents. Central Maine Power has an estimated 167 residential customers, more than all other electricity providers in the city. Customers in the city deal with 0.94 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 101.13 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Camden CDP must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 9,353,417.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 35th worst out of 157 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 2,429.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 56th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Camden CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.179/kWh$0.143/kWh $118.34/mo.$65.08/mo.
8th 16.46¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Camden CDP
52nd $98.37 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Camden CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Camden CDP, Maine

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit Energy ENERGY 8.20 54.37 55,167 4,521,000
Central Maine Power BUNDLED 16.46 98.37 3,608,467 593,979,150

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Thomaston CDP, ME Electric Overview

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Thomaston CDP's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 16.81 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 1.30% lower than the state's average price of 17.03 cents. Central Maine Power has an estimated 95 residential customers, more than all other electricity providers in the city. Customers in the city deal with 0.94 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 101.13 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Thomaston CDP must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 4,460,486.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 67th worst out of 157 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 2,429.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 56th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Thomaston CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.179/kWh$0.143/kWh $118.34/mo.$65.08/mo.
8th 16.46¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Thomaston CDP
52nd $98.37 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Thomaston CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Thomaston CDP, Maine

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit Energy ENERGY 8.20 54.37 55,167 4,521,000
Central Maine Power BUNDLED 16.46 98.37 3,608,467 593,979,150

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Energy Production in Knox County, Maine

Power Plants in Knox County, Maine

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Knox County ME Wind 9,831

Knox County, Maine Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Knox County has one power producing plant. The county emits 2,359.71 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 2501st worst polluting county out of 3221 counties in the US based on emissions per capita. A total of 95,820,635.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. Knox County's fuel of choice is Wind, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from this fuel type.

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Knox County, Maine Net Metering

About 50.00% of the electricity companies in Knox County offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Maine has pretty good net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Knox County, Maine?

The largest electricity supplier in Knox County, Maine by megawatt hours sold is Central Maine Power.

What electricity companies offer service in Knox County, Maine?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Central Maine Power 18,292
2 Fox Islands Electric Cooperative 2,067
3 Matinicus Plantation Electric Company 136
4 Ambit Energy 84

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers operating in Knox County, Maine.

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

There is one power plant located in Knox County, Maine

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-15