Alexander County, NC: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Alexander County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Alexander County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Alexander County saw a 2.66% rise over the course of the most recent year.

The county is ranked as the 83rd highest producer of electricity in North Carolina out of 100 counties for electricity generation, producing 20,984 megawatt hours.

Alexander County released 135,794,593.06 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes it the 1499th highest polluting county out of 3230 counties in the United States.

Alexander County is ranked as the 1316th highest consumer of electricity out of 3230 counties in the nation with 469,000.33 megawatt hours being used by consumers living there.

Alexander County is the 1643rd highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 3230 counties in the US, with a population of 36,491 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 20,984.

Alexander County ranks 67th out of 100 counties in the state in solar power production, with 20,984 megawatt hours produced from solar.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    469,000 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.85 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    20,984 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    20,984 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.58 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    135,794,593 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,721.32 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Bethlehem CDP

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Residential Bundled Electricity Prices

Bethlehem CDP Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

15.15¢ per kWh

  • 24.67% higher than last month
  • 30% higher than February last year
  • 5.84% lower than the North Carolina average
  • 7.83% lower than the US average
  • 277th in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 98 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 113 since February last year
  • 17,327th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 8,879 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 12,310 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.37¢ per kWh

  • 2.41% higher than last month
  • 13.69% higher than February last year
  • 11.12% lower than the North Carolina average
  • 25.16% lower than the US average
  • 164th in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 5,804th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 647 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,543 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$140.48 per month

  • 17.51% lower than last month
  • 42.25% higher than February last year
  • 13.16% lower than the North Carolina average
  • 6.48% higher than the US average
  • 185th in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 29 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 19 since February last year
  • 20,737th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 698 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 15,952 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$120.36 per month

  • 2.97% higher than last month
  • 12.05% higher than February last year
  • 14.7% lower than the North Carolina average
  • 11.31% lower than the US average
  • 172nd in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since February last year
  • 10,148th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,667 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,796 since February last year

Bethlehem CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within Bethlehem CDP are billed a residential electricity rate of 12.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.94% below the state's average rate of 13.44 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $120.36. This is 12.97% below the national average of $138.3. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Bethlehem CDP emits 3,895.61 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 59th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 13,996,944.31 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 February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.093/kWh$170.31/mo.$70.76/mo.
164th12.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bethlehem CDP
172nd$120.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bethlehem CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bethlehem CDP, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED12.28120.4722,155,382.952,719,638,474

Taylorsville, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within Taylorsville are billed a residential electricity rate of 12.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.91% below the state's average rate of 13.44 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $120.94. This is 12.55% below the national average of $138.3. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Taylorsville emits 3,895.61 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 59th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 9,084,573.93 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 February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.093/kWh$170.67/mo.$71.29/mo.
167th12.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Taylorsville
177th$120.94Average 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 CarolinasBUNDLED12.28120.4722,155,382.952,719,638,474
Energy United Electric Member CorpBUNDLED12.52148.11,670,717.37209,248,009.82

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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 12.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.94% below the state's average rate of 13.44 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $120.36. This is 12.97% below the national average of $138.3. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Stony Point CDP emits 3,895.61 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 613th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 6,069,368 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 February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.093/kWh$170.31/mo.$70.76/mo.
164th12.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stony Point CDP
172nd$120.36Average 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 CarolinasBUNDLED12.28120.4722,155,382.952,719,638,474

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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
Stikeleather FarmStikeleather Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Alexander County NC Solar 9,998
Ventura Solar, LLCSol Systems (100.00%)
Alexander County NC Solar 9,535
Taylorsville Solar LLCDuke Energy Renewables Services (100.00%)
Alexander County NC Solar 1,451

Alexander County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Alexander County emits 3,721.32 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 45th 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 135,794,593.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The main fuel consumed in Alexander County is Solar. They generate 20,984 megawatt hours from this fuel type. There are 3 power plants in Alexander County, which is the 847th 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 average energy loss for electricity providers in Alexander County is 3.07%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including Duke Energy Carolinas, Energy United Electric Member Corp, and Blue Ridge Energy. The US average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Alexander County a rank of 9th best in North Carolina out of 100 counties.

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 Carolinas36,595
2Energy United Electric Member Corp30,850
3Blue Ridge Energy1,593

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 3 active power plants in Alexander County, North Carolina

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-05-14