Halifax County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Halifax County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Halifax County is the 686th largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3221 counties in the country, with a population of 48,622 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 1,038,582.93.

Halifax County is the 643rd largest producer of electricity in the United States out of 3221 counties, producing 1,038,582.93 megawatt hours.

Halifax County produces 7.58 megawatt hours per capita a year from solar power, giving the county a rank of 12th in the state out of 100 counties.

The use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production has gone down by 17.90% in the county during the course of the previous year.

Halifax County emits 1,146.48 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2730th highest polluting county in the US by per capita pollution.

Halifax County is 7th out of 100 counties in North Carolina for megawatt hours per capita produced from coal, averaging 0.79 megawatt hours per person per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    653,293 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,038,583 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    977,473 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    61,110 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    21.36 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    55,744,043 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,146.48 kg

Roanoke Rapids, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Roanoke Rapids home are charged a residential electricity rate of 12.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.82% higher than the average North Carolina rate of 11.73 cents. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $151.05. This is 16.32% above the nationwide average bill of $129.86. Roanoke Rapids produces 96.81% of the electricity needed in the city and must power from plants outside of their city limits or rural area power plants.

Roanoke Rapids' power plants primarily use Black Liquour, which accounts for 62.09% (or 123,003.65 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city. Also used is Coal at 19.42% and Wood/Wood Waste Solids at 10.59% of production. Electricity use in the city results in 90,606,237.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 46th largest emissions amount of any city in the state. Averaging 5,949.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 5th worst in the state for pollution per capita. Roanoke Rapids has 2 power producing plants in the city. This is the 7th highest number of power plants within a single city in North Carolina.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Roanoke Rapids

Roanoke Rapids residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.096/kWh$233.22/mo.$84.41/mo.
532nd12.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Roanoke Rapids
738th$151.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Roanoke Rapids Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.44147.6110,5171,643,998188,063,813
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.99131.816,772,6002,010,447,552
Roanoke Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.70186.44162,02927,060,000

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South Rosemary CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call South Rosemary CDP home are charged a residential electricity rate of 11.44 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.47% lower than the average North Carolina rate of 11.73 cents. Selling an estimated 5,624.37 megawatt hours, Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city. The city is the largest producer of megawatt hours from solar out of the 777 cities in the state.

Electricity consumption in South Rosemary CDP results in the release of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 765th highest amount in North Carolina out of 777 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement South Rosemary CDP is the 765th highest polluting city in North Carolina. Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production in South Rosemary CDP. South Rosemary CDP has 2 power generation plants within its borders. This is the 7th highest amount of power plants in a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in South Rosemary CDP

South Rosemary 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 South Rosemary CDP
697th$147.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Rosemary CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Rosemary 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

Enfield, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Enfield home are charged a residential electricity rate of 14.28 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 21.72% higher than the average North Carolina rate of 11.73 cents. With an estimated 1,237 total residential customers, Enfield, North Carolina Electric Utility is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $132.51 per month.

There are no power facilities within Enfield, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 22nd worst polluting city out of 777 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 4,091.72 kilograms per person and 1,865 residents in the city, the city emits 7,631,062.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Enfield

Enfield 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.
764th14.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Enfield
492nd$132.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Enfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Enfield, 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
Enfield, North Carolina Electric UtilityBUNDLED16.78133.289,891.931,660,174

Electricity Production in Halifax County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Halifax County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Halifax County NC Conventional Hydroelectric 284,449
KapStone Kraft Paper CorpWestrock Kraft Paper, LLC (100.00%)
Roanoke Rapids NC Black Liquour 187,579.9380,987,433.6431.75
Halifax County NC Conventional Hydroelectric 180,654
Chestnut SolarChestnut Solar LLC (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Solar 149,095
North 301 SolarNorth 301 Solar (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Solar 42,250
Halifax County NC Solar 37,692
South Rosemary CDP NC Solar 36,376
Cork Oak SolarPSEG (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Solar 36,000
Sunflower SolarPSEG (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Solar 32,437
Grissom Solar, LLCGrissom Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source 13,642
Rosemary Power StationDominion Energy (100.00%)
Roanoke Rapids NC Distillate Fuel Oil 10,5177,632,549.24725.73
HXNAir Solar OnePSEG (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Solar 9,248
Carl Friedrich Gauss SolarHeelstone Energy Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Solar 9,087
SunEnergy1-Scotland Neck, LLCSunEnergy1-Scotland Neck, LLC (100.00%)
Halifax County NC Solar 5,781
Northern Cardinal SolarTerraForm Power (100.00%)
South Rosemary CDP NC Solar 3,775

Halifax County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Halifax County's power plants primarily use Conventional Hydroelectric, which accounts for 44.78% (or 465,103 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the county. Also used is Solar at 35.47% and Black Liquour at 11.84% of production. Around 55,744,043.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the county because of electricity consumption. Averaging 1,146.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 2730th worst for pollution per capita. Halifax County has the 86th highest electricity producing plants of any county in the US, with 15 total plants.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
44.78%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
35.47%
BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
11.84%
COAL
Coal
3.70%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
2.02%
OTHER
Other
2.18%

Halifax County, North Carolina Net Metering

Halifax County has 3 out of 7 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Residents of North Carolina have above average net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Halifax County averages out to about 4.72% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Halifax County a rank of 1628th best in the United States out of 3221.

Providers In Each City in Halifax County:

  • Enfield, North Carolina:
    • Enfield, North Carolina Electric Utility: 47.76%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 52.24%
  • Halifax, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 50.00%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Hobgood, North Carolina:
    • Hobgood Electric: 50.50%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 49.50%
  • Littleton, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 76.89%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 10.13%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 12.98%
  • Scotland Neck, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 36.45%
    • Dominion Energy: 14.75%
    • Scotland Neck, North Carolina Electric Utility: 48.80%
  • Weldon, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 2.14%
    • Dominion Energy: 78.31%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 19.55%

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

FAQ

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

Halifax County, North Carolina is home to 15 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

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

There are 7 electricity providers offering service in Halifax County, North Carolina.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Halifax County, North Carolina by megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Progress.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27