Alexander County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Alexander County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Alexander County saw a 5.66% drop over the course of the most recent year.

Alexander County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 0.34 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity company in Alexander County is Duke Energy Carolinas.

The use of renewable fuel types for electricity generation in Alexander County rose by 476.99% last year.

Alexander County is the 65th largest producer of solar energy by total megawatt hours generated in the state out of 100 counties.

Alexander County is the 2041st worst polluting county in the United States when considering emissions per person.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    489,667 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,411 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    12,411 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.34 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    145,339,212 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,988.01 kg

Bethlehem CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within Bethlehem CDP are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.06% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $120.23. This is 7.42% below the national average of $129.86. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Bethlehem CDP emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 109th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 18,375,926.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Electricity companies servicing Bethlehem CDP must turn to power produced in nearby cities and rural areas, since no power production takes place in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bethlehem CDP

Bethlehem CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
211th11.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bethlehem CDP
236th$120.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bethlehem CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bethlehem CDP, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Blue Ridge EnergyBUNDLED12.86114735,85594,635,000
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852
Energy United Electric Member CorpBUNDLED11.44135.451,625,173185,884,000

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Taylorsville, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within Taylorsville are billed a residential electricity rate of 10.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.61% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $120.84. This is 6.94% below the national average of $129.86. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Taylorsville emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 480th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 9,492,796.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Electricity companies servicing Taylorsville must turn to power produced in nearby cities and rural areas, since no power production takes place in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Taylorsville

Taylorsville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
183rd10.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Taylorsville
241st$120.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Taylorsville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Taylorsville, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852
Energy United Electric Member CorpBUNDLED11.44135.451,625,173185,884,000

Stony Point CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within Stony Point CDP are billed a residential electricity rate of 10.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.61% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $120.84. This is 6.94% below the national average of $129.86. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Stony Point CDP emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 109th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 4,689,114.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Electricity companies servicing Stony Point CDP must turn to power produced in nearby cities and rural areas, since no power production takes place in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stony Point CDP

Stony Point CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
183rd10.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stony Point CDP
241st$120.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stony Point CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stony Point CDP, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852
Energy United Electric Member CorpBUNDLED11.44135.451,625,173185,884,000

Electricity Production in Alexander County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Alexander County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Ventura Solar, LLCSol Systems (100.00%)
Alexander County NC Solar 10,873
Taylorsville Solar LLCDuke Energy Carolinas (100.00%)
Alexander County NC Solar 1,538

Alexander County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Alexander County emits 3,988.01 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 39th highest polluting county out of 100 counties in the state based on emissions per capita. This equals a total pollution amount from electricity use of 145,339,211.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The main fuel consumed in Alexander County is Solar. They generate 12,411 megawatt hours from this fuel type. There are 2 power plants in Alexander County, which is the 980th most plants in a county in the US.

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Alexander County, North Carolina Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Alexander County include Duke Energy Carolinas, Energy United Electric Member Corp, and Blue Ridge Energy The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Alexander County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 5.22% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Alexander County a rank of 65th best in North Carolina out of 100.

Power Companies in Alexander County, North Carolina

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Alexander County, North Carolina?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Carolinas35,781
2Energy United Electric Member Corp12,360
3Blue Ridge Energy1

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Alexander County, North Carolina?

The largest electricity company in Alexander County, North Carolina by megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Carolinas.

How many electric companies offer service in Alexander County, North Carolina?

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Alexander County, North Carolina.

How many power plants are in Alexander County, North Carolina?

There are 2 active power plants in Alexander County, North Carolina

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-18