Hertford County, North Carolina Electric Profile

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Over 100.00% of Hertford County’s electricity generation comes from renewable fuel sources, putting Hertford County at 551st in the US for total sustainable electricity production.

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Hertford County is the 1704th largest county by population in the United States, with 23,677 citizens residing in the county.

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Hertford County generates 14.12 megawatt hours per capita each year from solar power, giving the county a rank of 2nd out of 100 counties in North Carolina.

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Averaging generation of 14.12 megawatt hours per resident each year, Hertford County ranks 805th out of 3220 counties in generation per capita in the country.

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Solar power usage in Hertford County has increased by 7.78% year over year, with 334,239 megawatt hours being generated from solar over the previous year compared to 310,098 the 12 months before.

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Hertford County consumes 90.58% of the production put out by their power generating plants. They will export or store the remaining amount.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    302,750 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.79 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    334,239 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    334,239 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    14.12 MWh

Ahoskie, NC Electric Overview

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Ahoskie averages a residential electricity rate of 13.01 cents per kilowatt hour paid by customers within the city borders, ranking the city at 649th out of 739 cities in the state. The city generates about 2.83 megawatt hours per capita each year from its electricity generating plants, which ranks them as the 81st highest generating city out of 739 cities in North Carolina. Solar gardens in the city generate 2.83 megawatt hours per customer living in the city. This results in a ranking of 70th in the state out of 739 cities.

Emissions in Ahoskie average 3,300.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 662nd highest polluting city out of 739 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 15,999,461.34 kilograms, the city ranks 199th worst in North Carolina for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. Roughly 100.00% of Ahoskie’s electricity is generated using Solar. Ahoskie has the 25th most power generation plants of any city in the state, with 2 total power plants. This is also the 76th most power plants per citizen in North Carolina.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ahoskie

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.100/kWh$242.45/mo.$97.50/mo.
649th13.01¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ahoskie
727th$160.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ahoskie Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ahoskie, North Carolina

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.39149.63No DataIcon representing missing value.1,659,572189,027,070
Roanoke Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.70186.44No DataIcon representing missing value.162,02927,060,000

Murfreesboro, NC Electric Overview

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On average, citizens living in Murfreesboro are charged a residential electricity rate of 14.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 22.86% above the state's average price of 11.43 cents and 4.42% higher than the nationwide average of 13.45 cents. The North Carolina average monthly residential power bill is $121.21, while the Murfreesboro average is 38.63% more at $168.03 per month. This ranks the city 732nd in the state for average monthly bill amount. Dominion Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Murfreesboro averages 1,934.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 687th worst in North Carolina out of 739 cities for emissions efficiency. At 1,934.02 kilograms per person and 3,044 citizens in the city, the city emits 5,887,148.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 368th worst rank in North Carolina for total emissions. The city is home to one electricity generation plant, which is the 54th most plants within a city in North Carolina and the 82nd highest rate of plants per citizen out of the state's 739 cities. Murfreesboro's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Murfreesboro

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.100/kWh$242.45/mo.$97.50/mo.
711th14.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Murfreesboro
732nd$168.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Murfreesboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Murfreesboro, North Carolina

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.39149.63No DataIcon representing missing value.1,659,572189,027,070
Roanoke Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.70186.44No DataIcon representing missing value.162,02927,060,000

Aulander, NC Electric Overview

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On average, Aulander's inhabitants pay a residential electricity rate of 14.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 22.86% above the average state rate of 11.43 cents. The nationwide average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Aulander average is 39.75% more at $168.03 per month. Aulander has the 471st highest population in North Carolina, with 834 residents residing within its borders.

Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city limits, Aulander must rely on neighboring cities or rural areas to bring in the megawatt hours they consume each year. For every citizen in the city there are 4,239.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 127th worst in North Carolina out of 739 cities for emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount of 3,535,440.49 kilograms.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Aulander

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.100/kWh$242.45/mo.$97.50/mo.
711th14.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Aulander
732nd$168.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Aulander Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Aulander, North Carolina

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Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.39149.63No DataIcon representing missing value.1,659,572189,027,070
Roanoke Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.70186.44No DataIcon representing missing value.162,02927,060,000

Energy Production in Hertford County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Hertford County, North Carolina

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Aulander Holloman Solar, LLCAulander Holloman Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 189,096No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Vaughn Creek PV1Fresh Air Energy XXV, LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 40,606No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Turkey Creek PV1Fresh Air Energy XXXV, LLC (100.00%)
Murfreesboro NC Solar 21,165No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Aulander Hwy 42 Solar, LLCAlchemy Renewable Energy (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 9,557No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Winton SolarWinton Solar LLC (100.00%)
Winton NC Solar 9,155No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Solar Star North Carolina II LLCSolar Star North Carolina II LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 9,063No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Benthall Bridge PV 1Fresh Air Energy XXI, LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 8,881No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Simons FarmCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Ahoskie NC Solar 7,845No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Baker PV 1Fresh Air Energy XXII, LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 7,722No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Downs Farm SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Cofield NC Solar 7,707No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
River Road Solar, LLCRiver Road Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 7,420No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bradley PV1Fresh Air Energy IX LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 7,000No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
AhoskieTWE Ahoskie Solar Project, LLC (100.00%)
Ahoskie NC Solar 5,885No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Underwood PV2Fresh Air Energy XXXIV, LLC (100.00%)
Hertford County NC Solar 2,433No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Hertford County NC Solar 704No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Hertford County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Hertford County has the 9th highest power generation plants of any county in the state, with 15 total power plants. This translates to the 5th most plants per capita in the state. Emissions in the county average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, making them the 96th worst polluting county out of 100 counties in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 0 kilograms, the county ranks 2960th highest in the nation for total pollution from electricity consumption. Hertford County's primary fuel source used for electricity generation is Solar. They generate 334,239 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

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Hertford County, North Carolina Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Hertford County include Dominion Energy and Roanoke Electric Cooperative The state of North Carolina has decent state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Hertford County averages out to about 6.64% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Hertford County a rank of 87th best in the state out of 100.

Power Companies in Hertford County, North Carolina

Providers In Each City in Hertford County:

  • Ahoskie, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 69.56%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 30.44%
  • Aulander, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 50.00%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Cofield, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Como, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 50.00%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Harrellsville, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Murfreesboro, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 50.00%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Winton, North Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 95.21%
    • Roanoke Electric Cooperative: 4.79%

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

FAQ

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

Hertford County, North Carolina has 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Hertford County, North Carolina?

The largest electricity supplier in Hertford County, North Carolina by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

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

Hertford County, North Carolina has 15 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

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1Dominion Energy10,147
2Roanoke Electric Cooperative2,289

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16