Waldo County, Maine Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Waldo County, Maine Electricity Overview

Waldo County ranks 421st highest county out of 3221 counties in the nation for electricity per capita produced from wind power. Producing 10,932 megawatt hours from wind and a population of 39,607, this averages out to 0.28 megawatt hours per person a year from wind power.

Waldo County is the 7th highest polluting county in Maine when considering emissions per person. The county emits 2,503.52 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

Waldo County is 13th in Maine out of 16 counties for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 0.28 megawatt hours per person a year.

The usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation has fallen by 2.39% in Waldo County over the past 12 months.

The largest supplier in Waldo County by number of customers is Central Maine Power.

Waldo County emitted 99,156,816.63 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 9th worst polluting county in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    344,701 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.7 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    10,932 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    10,932 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.28 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    99,156,817 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,503.52 kg

Belfast, ME Electricity Overview

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On average, Belfast's residential electricity rate is 19.32 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.65% higher than the state's average price of 18.28 cents and 38.06% above the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Central Maine Power. The power grid in the city deals with an average of 0.94 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting around 101.13 minutes. The countrywide averages of these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Belfast emits 2,585.52 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 17th worst polluting city out of 157 cities in Maine. This adds up to total emissions of 17,938,308.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the city 20th highest for total pollution in the state. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Belfast

Belfast residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.228/kWh$0.143/kWh$163.43/mo.$65.08/mo.
11th17.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Belfast
55th$108.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Belfast Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Belfast, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY8.2054.3755,1674,521,000
CN Brown EnergyENERGY8.0354.9627,8022,233,100
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED17.71108.973,734,027661,385,080
Clearview ElectricENERGY16.7168.1410,6121,772,800
ENGIEENERGY9.0667.7829,5072,674,400

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Winterport CDP, ME Electricity Overview

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On average, Winterport CDP's residential electricity rate is 19.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.77% higher than the state's average price of 18.28 cents and 38.22% above the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Central Maine Power. The power grid in the city deals with an average of 0.94 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting around 101.13 minutes. The countrywide averages of these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Winterport CDP emits 2,585.52 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 17th worst polluting city out of 157 cities in Maine. This adds up to total emissions of 3,503,373.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the city 86th highest for total pollution in the state. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Winterport CDP

Winterport CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.229/kWh$0.144/kWh$163.06/mo.$65.38/mo.
115th17.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Winterport CDP
53rd$108.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Winterport CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Winterport CDP, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY8.2054.3755,1674,521,000
CN Brown EnergyENERGY8.0354.9627,8022,233,100
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED17.71108.973,734,027661,385,080
Clearview ElectricENERGY16.7168.1410,6121,772,800
ENGIEENERGY9.0667.7829,5072,674,400

Searsport CDP, ME Electricity Overview

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On average, Searsport CDP's residential electricity rate is 19.32 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.65% higher than the state's average price of 18.28 cents and 38.06% above the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Central Maine Power is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count. Searsport CDP has the 105th highest population in the state, with 999 residents residing within the city's borders.

Searsport CDP emits 2,585.52 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 9th worst polluting city out of 157 cities in Maine. This adds up to total emissions of 2,582,930.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the city 101st highest for total pollution in the state. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Searsport CDP

Searsport CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.228/kWh$0.143/kWh$163.43/mo.$65.08/mo.
11th17.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Searsport CDP
55th$108.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Searsport CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Searsport CDP, Maine

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY8.2054.3755,1674,521,000
CN Brown EnergyENERGY8.0354.9627,8022,233,100
Central Maine PowerBUNDLED17.71108.973,734,027661,385,080
Clearview ElectricENERGY16.7168.1410,6121,772,800
ENGIEENERGY9.0667.7829,5072,674,400

Electricity Production in Waldo County, Maine

Power Plants in Waldo County, Maine

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Beaver Ridge WindBeaver Ridge Wind LLC (100.00%)
Waldo County ME Wind 10,932

Waldo County, Maine Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Waldo County emits 2,503.52 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 7th worst polluting county out of 16 counties in Maine based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the county are 99,156,816.63 kilograms, which is the 1813th highest total amount of emissions for a county in the nation. The county is home to one electricity plant. In Waldo County, Wind is 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation.

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Waldo County, Maine Net Metering

Of the 16 electricity suppliers in Waldo County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Regulations put in place at the state level are commendable for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Waldo County who report energy loss data had an average of 4.04% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Waldo County a rank of 1043rd best in the nation out of 3221.

FAQ

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

There are 16 electricity suppliers serving customers in Waldo County, Maine.

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

The largest electricity provider in Waldo County, Maine by megawatt hours sold is Central Maine Power.

How many power plants are in Waldo County, Maine?

There is one active power plant located in Waldo County, Maine

What electricity companies offer service in Waldo County, Maine?

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-09