Anson County, North Carolina Electric Profile

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During the course of the last year, there has been a 12.03% reduction in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production in Anson County.

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Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 70.67%, or 214,862 megawatt hours, of Anson County’s total energy generation, giving the county a ranking of 704th in the country for total megawatt hours from sustainable fuel types.

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Anson County has the 1060th highest total electricity production of all 3220 counties in the US, producing 304,026 megawatt hours.

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Anson County generates 12.44 megawatt hours per capita a year, making it the 24 highest county out of 100 counties in North Carolina for production per capita.

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Anson County averages 8.79 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 539th highest in the nation.

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The use of renewable fuel types for electricity production in Anson County increased by 12.32% last year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    312,583 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.79 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    304,026 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    214,862 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    89,164 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    12.44 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    56,194,323 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,298.71 kg

Wadesboro, NC Electric Overview

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Wadesboro averages a residential electricity rate of 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 1.64% above the average North Carolina price of 11.43 cents and 13.61% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With annual generation of 8,172 megawatt hours, the city is the 102nd largest generator of electricity in the state. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest vendor in the city based on residential customer count.

Emissions in Wadesboro average 3,728.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 647th worst polluting city out of 739 cities in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 19,779,378.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 160th highest for total emissions in North Carolina. The city has one electricity producing plant, which is 54th highest in the state and 107th most in the state when counting plants per capita. Wadesboro's primary fuel source used for electricity production is Solar. The city generates 100.00% of the total production in the city from this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wadesboro

Wadesboro residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.095/kWh$159.64/mo.$75.72/mo.
350th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wadesboro
393rd$124.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wadesboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wadesboro, North Carolina

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Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.23104No DataIcon representing missing value.22,037,4142,254,897,047
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874
Pee Dee EMCBUNDLED13.18145.66No DataIcon representing missing value.253,42433,398,400

Polkton, NC Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour for Polkton, which is 1.64% more than North Carolina's average price of 11.43 cents. This means the city is 350th best for average electricity rate out of 739 cities in the state. Duke Energy Carolinas has 303 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $124.72 per month, while the state average is $121.21. Customers in the city pay 2.90% more compared to other citizens of the state.

Polkton has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 12,382,520 kilograms, which is 242nd highest in the state out of 739 cities. The city averages 4,239.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 127th highest city in North Carolina in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Polkton

Polkton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.095/kWh$159.64/mo.$75.72/mo.
350th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Polkton
389th$124.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Polkton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Polkton, North Carolina

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Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.23104No DataIcon representing missing value.22,037,4142,254,897,047
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874
Pee Dee EMCBUNDLED13.18145.66No DataIcon representing missing value.253,42433,398,400

Ansonville, NC Electric Overview

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Ansonville's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 1.64% higher than the state's average rate of 11.43 cents. Ansonville has the 500th largest population in North Carolina, with 730 residents residing in the city. More electricity is consumed in Ansonville than produced, with consumption adding up to 244.74% of generation.

Ansonville is the 567th worst ranked city in North Carolina out of 739 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 1,830,123.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This total equates to 2,507.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the city ranks 676th worst in North Carolina for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city is home to one power generation plant, which is 54th most in the state and 28th most when considering power plants per capita Ansonville's power plants most often use Solar, which makes up 100.00% (or 3,814 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ansonville

Ansonville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.095/kWh$159.64/mo.$75.72/mo.
350th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ansonville
389th$124.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ansonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ansonville, North Carolina

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Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.23104No DataIcon representing missing value.22,037,4142,254,897,047
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874
Pee Dee EMCBUNDLED13.18145.66No DataIcon representing missing value.253,42433,398,400

Energy Production in Anson County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Anson County, North Carolina

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Innovative Solar 37 LLCDominion Energy (100.00%)
Anson County NC Solar 139,256No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Anson County NC Natural Gas 89,50652,850,260.71590.47No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Anson County NC Conventional Hydroelectric 28,794507,172.2217.61No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Wadesboro Farm 2Wadesboro Farm 2, LLC (100.00%)
Anson County NC Solar 9,079No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Wadesboro SolarOppidum Renewables USA, LLC (100.00%)
Anson County NC Solar 9,001No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Mills Anson FarmMills Anson Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Anson County NC Solar 8,289No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Wadesboro Farm 3Strata Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Wadesboro NC Solar 8,172No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Wadesboro Farm 1Wadesboro Farm 1, LLC (100.00%)
Anson County NC Solar 8,115No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Wadesboro 4Wadesboro Farm 4, LLC (100.00%)
Ansonville NC Solar 3,814No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Anson County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 56,194,322.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, Anson County ranks 2201st worst in the country for total emissions from electricity use. Averaging 2,298.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 2494th highest for emissions per capita. Solar makes up 61.09% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in Anson County. Secondary fuels used during electricity production include Natural Gas at 29.24% and Conventional Hydroelectric at 9.58% of production. Anson County has the 35th highest power generation plants of any county in the state, with 9 total power plants. This equates to the 10th most plants per citizen in the state.

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61.09%
NATURAL GAS
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29.24%
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Conventional Hydroelectric
9.58%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.08%

Anson County, North Carolina Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Anson County providing electricity. Of those 3, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. At the state level, North Carolina has decent net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Anson County has 3 companies who are reporting energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss for these 3 suppliers is 4.56%. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Anson County a rank of 1707th best in the nation out of 3220 counties.

Power Companies in Anson County, North Carolina

Providers In Each City in Anson County:

  • Ansonville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 33.33%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.33%
  • Lilesville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 33.33%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.33%
  • McFarlan, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 33.34%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.33%
  • Morven, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 33.33%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.33%
  • Peachland, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 33.33%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.33%
  • Polkton, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 33.33%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.33%
  • Wadesboro, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 33.33%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.33%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 33.33%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Anson County, North Carolina?

There are 9 active electricity plants located in Anson County, North Carolina

What electricity company is the largest provider in Anson County, North Carolina?

By total megawatt hours sold, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity provider in Anson County, North Carolina.

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

There are 3 electricity providers offering service in Anson County, North Carolina.

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

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1Duke Energy Carolinas53,314
2Duke Energy Progress25,230
3Pee Dee EMC9,294

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