Sagadahoc County, Maine Electric Profile

Sagadahoc County’s average residential electricity rate is 16.59 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 23.34% more than the US average of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

Sagadahoc County produces 21.18% of their required electricity and must purchase the remaining 78.82% from nearby counties.

Hydroelectric power accounts for 100.00% of the electricity generated in the county after a 50.87% in electricity generated using hydroelectric power.

Sagadahoc County has achieved a 50.87% rise in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production in the last 12 months.

Sagadahoc County released 63,104,732.65 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which makes it the 2128th worst polluting county in the nation.

Sagadahoc County is ranked 13th out of 16 for highest polluting county in the state when considering emissions per person.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    304,241 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.49 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    64,423 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    64,423 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.8 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    63,104,733 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,759.95 kg

Bath, ME Electric Overview

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Bath averages a residential electricity rate of 16.59 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 0.07% above the average Maine price of 16.58 cents and 23.34% higher than the US average of 13.45. With 494 residential customers, Central Maine Power is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in Bath deal with 0.94 power outages each year with outages lasting an average of 101.13 minutes.

Emissions in Bath average 2,232.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 34th worst polluting city out of 130 cities in Maine based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 18,574,081.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 15th highest for total emissions in Maine. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bath

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.179/kWh$0.143/kWh$118.34/mo.$65.08/mo.
39th16.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bath
66th$94.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bath Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bath, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED16.0294.533,530,368565,505,260

Topsham CDP, ME Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 16.59 cents per kilowatt hour for Topsham CDP, which is 0.07% more than Maine's average price of 16.58 cents. This means the city is 41st best for average electricity rate out of 130 cities in the state. Central Maine Power has 511 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers in the city. Topsham CDP residents use 81.95% of the electricity produced within the city limits and the excess 18.05% can be exported or potentially stored.

Topsham CDP has one electricity plant, which is 13th highest in Maine. Approximately 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita are emitted in the city from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 122nd highest polluter in the state out of 130 cities. Total emissions in the city are 0 kilograms, which is the 122nd highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. Topsham CDP's primary fuel type utilized for electricity production is Conventional Hydroelectric. The city generates 64,423 megawatt hours from this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Topsham CDP

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.179/kWh$0.143/kWh$118.34/mo.$65.08/mo.
39th16.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Topsham CDP
66th$94.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Topsham CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Topsham CDP, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED16.0294.533,530,368565,505,260

Richmond CDP, ME Electric Overview

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Richmond CDP's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 16.59 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.07% above Maine's average price of 16.58 cents and 23.34% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Richmond CDP experience 0.94 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 101.13 minutes. Central Maine Power sells 2,788.74 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than all other electricity suppliers.

Richmond CDP is the 68th worst ranked city in Maine out of 130 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 3,730,891.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 2,232.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Richmond CDP

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.179/kWh$0.143/kWh$118.34/mo.$65.08/mo.
39th16.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Richmond CDP
66th$94.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Richmond CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Richmond CDP, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED16.0294.533,530,368565,505,260

Energy Production in Sagadahoc County, Maine

Power Plants in Sagadahoc County, Maine

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Pejepscot Hydroelectric ProjectTopsham Hydro Partners (100.00%)
Topsham CDP ME Conventional Hydroelectric 64,423

Sagadahoc County, Maine Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Sagadahoc County emits 1,759.95 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 13th worst polluting county out of 16 counties in Maine and 2620th out of 3220 counties nationally. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions for the county from electricity consumption is 63,104,732.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 2128th highest in the nation. The county has one power generation plant within its borders. This is the 1432nd most plants within a county and the 1556th highest number of power plants per citizen, out of 3220 counties, in the nation. Sagadahoc County's top fuel consumed for electricity generation is Conventional Hydroelectric. They generate 64,423 megawatt hours from this fuel.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Sagadahoc County, Maine Net Metering

Sagadahoc County is home to one electric company. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in installing personal solar panels, the only company in the county allows for net metering. Regulations put in place at the state level are above average for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Power Companies in Sagadahoc County, Maine

FAQ

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

Sagadahoc County, Maine is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Sagadahoc County, Maine by total revenue is Central Maine Power.

What electricity companies offer service in Sagadahoc County, Maine?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Central Maine Power12,082

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-29