Electric Rates & Providers in Edgecombe County, NC

Edgecombe County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Edgecombe County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

With a population of 49,609 citizens, Edgecombe County is the 1021st largest county in the nation.

Edgecombe County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 11.84 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

Edgecombe County has emissions of 282.69 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2818th worst polluting county in the country by per capita pollution.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Edgecombe County is 15.55 cents. This is approximately 3.24% below the national average price of 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour.

Edgecombe County is the 27 largest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 100 counties in the state, with a population of 49,609 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 587,159.

Edgecombe County is 392nd in the national rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 587,159 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    633,794 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.78 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    587,159 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    587,159 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    11.84 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    14,023,871 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    282.69 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Tarboro

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Tarboro Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

17.18¢ per kWh

  • 4.5% higher than last month
  • 24.31% higher than March last year
  • 3.58% higher than the North Carolina average
  • 0.94% higher than the US average
  • 399th in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 219 since March last year
  • 22,650th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,288 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,334 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.84¢ per kWh

  • 1.92% higher than last month
  • 13.4% higher than March last year
  • 4.44% higher than the North Carolina average
  • 10.6% lower than the US average
  • 433rd in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 206 since March last year
  • 16,318th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 812 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,195 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$134.76 per month

  • 16.69% lower than last month
  • 9.84% higher than March last year
  • 0.36% lower than the North Carolina average
  • 12.01% higher than the US average
  • 330th in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since March last year
  • 23,100th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,303 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 6,881 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$144.39 per month

  • 0.7% higher than last month
  • 10.08% higher than March last year
  • 1.56% higher than the North Carolina average
  • 6.91% higher than the US average
  • 347th in the state out of 772 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since March last year
  • 19,872nd in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 495 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 6,766 since March last year

Tarboro, NC Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.84 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Tarboro, which is 8.96% higher than North Carolina's average price of 13.62 cents and 7.68% less than the US average of 16.07 cents. With an estimated 6,374 residential customers, Town of Tarboro Utilities is the largest vendor in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $137.93, while the Tarboro average is 4.69% higher at $144.39 per month.

Emitting 41,234,525.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Tarboro ranks 86th highest out of 777 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 3,841.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tarboro

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.104/kWh$182.67/mo.$82.17/mo.
433rd14.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tarboro
347th$144.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tarboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tarboro, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.96166.581,544,066.41215,575,786
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED14.86148.9415,997,876.862,377,625,054
Edgecombe Martin EMCBUNDLED16.62182.24139,396.3223,165,173.82
Town of Tarboro UtilitiesBUNDLED14.66133.3458,655.038,599,100.8

Princeville, NC Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.86 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Princeville, which is 9.11% higher than North Carolina's average price of 13.62 cents and 7.55% less than the US average of 16.07 cents. With an estimated 30 residential customers, Dominion Energy is the largest vendor in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $137.93, while the Princeville average is 20.79% higher at $166.6 per month.

Emitting 6,331,361.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Princeville ranks 356th highest out of 777 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 3,841.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Princeville

Princeville residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.102/kWh$239.15/mo.$89.40/mo.
438th14.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Princeville
742nd$166.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Princeville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Princeville, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED13.96166.581,544,066.41215,575,786
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED14.86148.9415,997,876.862,377,625,054
Edgecombe Martin EMCBUNDLED16.62182.24139,396.3223,165,173.82

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Sharpsburg, NC Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.53 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Sharpsburg, which is 14.07% higher than North Carolina's average price of 13.62 cents and 3.35% less than the US average of 16.07 cents. Sharpsburg, NC Utilities sells an estimated 16,351.28 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity providers. The average residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $148.54 per month, while the national average is $137.93. Customers in the city are stuck with a 7.70% markup compared to other residents in the nation.

Emitting 5,927,967.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Sharpsburg ranks 367th highest out of 777 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 3,841.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sharpsburg

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.183/kWh$0.096/kWh$189.72/mo.$80.69/mo.
714th15.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sharpsburg
388th$148.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sharpsburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sharpsburg, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED14.86148.9415,997,876.862,377,625,054
Sharpsburg, NC UtilitiesBUNDLED15.97148.3212,516.461,999,327.64

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Electricity Production in Edgecombe County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Edgecombe County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Fern Solar LLCBayWa r.e. Solar Projects LLC (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 215,633
Harts Mill Solar, LLCHarts Mills Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 176,175
Conetoe II Solar, LLCDuke Energy Progress (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 162,998
Conetoe SolarConetoe Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 8,577
Leggett Solar, LLCCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 8,376
Tarboro SolarTarboro Solar LLC (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 8,200
Tolson SolarOppidum Renewables USA, LLC (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 3,920
QVC IncQVC Inc (100.00%)
Edgecombe County NC Solar 3,280

Edgecombe County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 86th worst ranked county out of 100 counties in North Carolina, Edgecombe County emits 14,023,871.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county averages 282.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the county from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's pollution levels. They rank 2818th worst in the country in this category. Solar is the primary fuel in Edgecombe County, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Edgecombe County has the 45th most electricity generation plants of any county in North Carolina, with 8 total power plants.

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Edgecombe County, North Carolina Net Metering

There are 8 companies in Edgecombe County providing electricity. Of those 8, 25.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Citizens of North Carolina have pretty good net metering laws that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in Edgecombe County that report energy loss, including Duke Energy Progress, Edgecombe Martin EMC, and Town of Tarboro Utilities. Together, these 4 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.10% of electricity generated. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.87%, Edgecombe County is ranked as the 935th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Edgecombe County:

  • Conetoe, North Carolina:
    • Solar University: 33.33%
    • Dominion Energy: 33.33%
    • North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency: 33.33%
  • Leggett, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Macclesfield, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 44.88%
    • Wilson Energy: 10.23%
    • MacClesfield, North Carolina Electric Utility: 44.88%
  • Pinetops, North Carolina:
    • Edgecombe Martin EMC: 32.75%
    • Wilson Energy: 1.76%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 32.75%
    • Pinetops, North Carolina Electric Utility: 32.75%
  • Princeville, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 29.38%
    • Solar University: 27.98%
    • North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency: 27.98%
    • Edgecombe Martin EMC: 2.23%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 12.42%
  • Sharpsburg, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Sharpsburg, NC Utilities: 50.00%
  • Speed, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Tarboro, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 9.05%
    • Solar University: 2.01%
    • Town of Tarboro Utilities: 45.12%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 40.46%
    • Edgecombe Martin EMC: 1.35%
    • North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency: 2.01%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Edgecombe County, North Carolina by total customer count is Duke Energy Progress.

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

There are 8 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Edgecombe County, North Carolina.

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

There are 8 electricity plants in Edgecombe County, North Carolina

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

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-05-29