Cumberland County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cumberland County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Solar power generation in Cumberland County has grown from 345,774 megawatt hours to 367,784 megawatt hours per year over the course of the previous 12 months.

Cumberland County produces 21,529.24 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 16th in North Carolina out of 100 counties for total natural gas generation.

Cumberland County averages 1.1 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 50th highest in the state out of 100counties.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Cumberland County is 12.14 cents. This is approximately 16.06% lower than the nationwide average price of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Cumberland County had a 3.18% decline in CO2 emissions per capita during the previous year.

Cumberland County has emissions of 3,787.96 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2098th worst polluting county in the nation by per capita pollution.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    4,497,459 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    389,152 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    367,784 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    21,368 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,267,935,988 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,787.96 kg

Fayetteville, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens of Fayetteville are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.72% lower than the average North Carolina price of 11.73 cents and 20.28% below the nationwide average of 14.46 cents. The city is the 70th highest producing city out of 777 cities in the state, averaging 0.1 megawatt hours produced per person a year. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $122.71 per month, while the national average is $129.86. Consumers in the city pay a 2.99% discount compared to the rest of the United States.

Emitting 863,451,613.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Fayetteville is the 6th highest out of 777 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city also ranks 12th worst in North Carolina in emissions per resident, averaging 4,141.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. This is, most likely, the more important of the two rankings. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Fayetteville, with 100.75% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. There is one power producing plant in Fayetteville.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fayetteville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.104/kWh$169.72/mo.$85.63/mo.
281st11.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fayetteville
267th$122.71Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fayetteville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fayetteville, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.99131.816,772,6002,010,447,552
Fayetteville Electric CompanyBUNDLED11.06113.4721,368918,785101,628,000

Zips with electric coverage in Fayetteville, North Carolina include: 28314, 28306, 28348, 28304, 28311, 28303, 28390, 28312, 28307, 28301, 28310 and 3 other zip code(s).

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Hope Mills, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens of Hope Mills are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.22% higher than the average North Carolina price of 11.73 cents and 17.90% below the nationwide average of 14.46 cents. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $139.07 per month, while the state average is $126.49. Duke Energy Progress is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emitting 72,865,397.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Hope Mills is the 59th highest out of 777 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. There are no power producing facilities within Hope Mills, so residents must depend on electricity produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hope Mills

Hope Mills residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$164.47/mo.$80.69/mo.
372nd11.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hope Mills
601st$139.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hope Mills Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hope Mills, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.99131.816,772,6002,010,447,552
Lumbee River EMCBUNDLED11.71148.07914,058107,005,300
South River Electric EMCBUNDLED12.81158.17636,98381,572,000

Zips with electric coverage in Hope Mills, North Carolina include: 28306, 28348, 28304, 28371

Eastover, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens of Eastover are billed a residential electricity rate of 12.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.58% higher than the average North Carolina price of 11.73 cents and 14.36% below the nationwide average of 14.46 cents. The average residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $144.61 per month, while the state average is $126.49. Duke Energy Progress is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emitting 14,959,338.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Eastover is the 222nd highest out of 777 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. There are no power producing facilities within Eastover, so residents must depend on electricity produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Eastover

Eastover residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$164.47/mo.$80.69/mo.
557th12.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Eastover
675th$144.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Eastover Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Eastover, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.99131.816,772,6002,010,447,552
South River Electric EMCBUNDLED12.81158.17636,98381,572,000

Electricity Production in Cumberland County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Cumberland County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Innovative Solar 46Cypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 155,073
Innovative Solar 42Innovative Solar 42, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 145,058
Butler-Warner Generation PlantFayetteville Electric Company (100.00%)
Fayetteville NC Natural Gas 21,36816,830,553.14787.65
Carter PV1Fresh Air Energy XIV LLC (100.00%)
Vander CDP NC Solar 9,398
Soluga Farms IIISoluga Farms III, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 9,366
Royal SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 9,199
Tart FarmTart Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 8,480
Quincy SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 6,820
Soluga Farms IVSoluga Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 6,447
Panda Solar NC 9, LLCPanda Solar NC 9, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 4,3256/2049
Panda Solar NC 11, LLCPanda Solar NC 11, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 4,0536/2049
Panda Solar NC 10, LLCPanda Solar NC 10, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 3,9536/2049
Viper SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 3,917
Panda Solar NC 5, LLCPanda Solar NC 5, LLC (100.00%)
Cumberland County NC Solar 1,6956/2049

Cumberland County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 7th worst ranked county out of 100 counties in the state, Cumberland County emits 1,267,935,988.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. Additionally, the county ranks 2098th highest in the US in pollution per person, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county has 14 electricity generation plants, which is 11th most in North Carolina.

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94.51%
NATURAL GAS
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5.53%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
-0.04%

Cumberland County, North Carolina Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity companies in Cumberland County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Cumberland County has 4 electricity companies who are reporting energy loss from their power grid. The average energy loss for these providers is 4.51%. With a state average energy loss of 3.99%, Cumberland County is the 33rd best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Cumberland County:

  • Eastover, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 51.42%
    • South River Electric EMC: 48.58%
  • Falcon, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • South River Electric EMC: 50.00%
  • Fayetteville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.41%
    • Fayetteville Electric Company: 49.59%
  • Hope Mills, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 55.86%
    • Lumbee River EMC: 43.28%
    • South River Electric EMC: 0.86%
  • Linden, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • South River Electric EMC: 50.00%
  • Stedman, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • South River Electric EMC: 50.00%
  • Wade, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Cumberland County, North Carolina?

Cumberland County, North Carolina is home to 14 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Cumberland County, North Carolina?

The largest electricity provider in Cumberland County, North Carolina by total customer count is Fayetteville Electric Company.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cumberland County, North Carolina?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Fayetteville Electric Company83,997
2Duke Energy Progress38,207
3South River Electric EMC14,238
4Lumbee River EMC1,233

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

There are 4 electricity companies operating in Cumberland County, North Carolina.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-10-24