Gates County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Gates County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Gates County is 59th in the state out of 100 counties in solar power generation, with 28,000 megawatt hours generated from solar.

Residents of the county are faced with an average of 1.16 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes.

Gates County produces 2.67 megawatt hours per capita a year from solar energy sources, giving the county a rank of 28th out of 100 counties in the state.

The largest electricity provider in Gates County by megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

Gates County ranks 95th out of 100 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its population consuming over 100,000 megawatt hours.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Gates County saw a 4.66% decline over the course of the previous year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    140,784 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    28,000 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    28,000 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.67 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    34,346,212 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,277.94 kg

Sunbury CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 11.44 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Sunbury CDP, which is 2.47% lower than the average state price of 11.73 cents and 20.89% below the national average of 14.46 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $147.61 per month. With a population of 276 residents, the city is the 669th largest city by population in the state.

The inhabitants of Sunbury CDP have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,129,315.46 kilograms, which is 660th highest amount in the state out of 777 cities. Averaging 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 109th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sunbury CDP

Sunbury CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.092/kWh$242.45/mo.$82.47/mo.
248th11.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sunbury CDP
697th$147.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sunbury CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sunbury CDP, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.44147.611,643,998188,063,813

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Gatesville, NC Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 14.07 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Gatesville, which is 19.95% higher than the average state price of 11.73 cents and 2.70% below the national average of 14.46 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $167.03 per month. With a population of 267 residents, the city is the 676th largest city by population in the state.

The inhabitants of Gatesville have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,092,489.96 kilograms, which is 667th highest amount in the state out of 777 cities. Averaging 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 480th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gatesville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.092/kWh$242.45/mo.$82.47/mo.
747th14.07¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gatesville
763rd$167.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gatesville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gatesville, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.44147.611,643,998188,063,813
Roanoke Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.70186.44162,02927,060,000

Electricity Production in Gates County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Gates County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Sugar Run SolarSugar Run Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Gates County NC Solar 9,599
Gates Solar LLCOppidum Renewables USA, LLC (100.00%)
Gates County NC Solar 9,531
SoINCPower6, LLCSolNCPower6, LLC (100.00%)
Gates County NC Solar 8,870

Gates County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Gates County has 3 electricity generation plants, which is 740th most in the United States. For every resident in the county there are 3,277.94 kilograms of CO2 pollution from electricity use. This equals a total emissions amount from electricity use of 34,346,211.77 kilograms. Gates County's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel type.

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Gates County, North Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 2 providers in Gates County, 2 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, North Carolina has commendable net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

In Gates County one company reports energy loss, Roanoke Electric Cooperative. They average an annual energy loss of 6.64%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Gates County is ranked as the 2621st best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Gates County, North Carolina

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Gates County, North Carolina.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy9,383
2Roanoke Electric Cooperative2,282

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

Gates County, North Carolina is home to 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Gates County, North Carolina?

Gates County, North Carolina has 3 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27