Johnston County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Johnston County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity provider in Johnston County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

With 165,941 megawatt generated from solar power and 215,999 consumers in Johnston County, the county averages 0.77 megawatt hours generated from solar per capita, which gives it a ranking of 270th out of 3221 counties in the United States.

Johnston County citizens are accountable for 3,861.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, while the statewide average pollution per person is 4,132.35.

Johnston County generates 0.85 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel sources. This makes Johnston County the 59th highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in North Carolina out of 100 counties.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Johnston County is 11.91 cents. This is around 14.90% less than the nationwide average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

With a population of 215,999 residents, Johnston County is the 12th largest county by population in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,852,583 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.21 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    184,225 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    184,225 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.85 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    834,159,409 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,861.87 kg

Clayton, NC Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Clayton is roughly 12.09 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 4.34% above the state's average rate of 11.59 cents, resulting in the city ranking 517th lowest for average electricity price out of 777 cities in the state. Clayton Electric has an estimated 6,107 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Clayton average is 2.67% more at $127.18 per month.

Electricity use in Clayton creates 107,317,860.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 42nd highest of any city in North Carolina. This total also equates to a ranking of 511th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Clayton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$163.77/mo.$80.69/mo.
517th12.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Clayton
327th$127.18Average residential monthly electricity bill for Clayton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Clayton, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Clayton ElectricBUNDLED12.80123.3877,692.999,945,163.23
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.81128.7116,498,0421,947,859,550

Zips with electric coverage in Clayton, North Carolina include: 27610, 27520, 27527

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Smithfield, NC Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Smithfield is roughly 11.50 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 0.75% below the state's average rate of 11.59 cents, resulting in the city ranking 254th lowest for average electricity price out of 777 cities in the state. Smithfield Utilities has an estimated 4,360 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Smithfield average is 3.80% below at $119.16 per month.

Electricity use in Smithfield creates 46,065,050.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 84th highest of any city in North Carolina. This total also equates to a ranking of 511th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Smithfield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$163.77/mo.$80.69/mo.
254th11.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Smithfield
225th$119.16Average residential monthly electricity bill for Smithfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Smithfield, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.81128.7116,498,0421,947,859,550
Smithfield UtilitiesBUNDLED11.18109.0939,349.384,399,864.77

Selma, NC Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Selma is roughly 12.38 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 6.84% above the state's average rate of 11.59 cents, resulting in the city ranking 561st lowest for average electricity price out of 777 cities in the state. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $123.86, while the Selma average is 1.23% higher at $125.39 per month. Solar facilities in the city produce 2,706 megawatt hours, which is 100.00% of the city's total electricity generation.

Electricity use in Selma creates 24,933,954.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 138th highest of any city in North Carolina. Additionally, the city ranks 726th highest in the state for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city is home to one power producing plant. Selma's power plants most often use Solar, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Selma

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$163.77/mo.$80.69/mo.
561st12.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Selma
296th$125.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Selma Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Selma, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.81128.7116,498,0421,947,859,550
Town of Selma UtilitiesBUNDLED13.06121.4726,117.133,410,918.24

Electricity Production in Johnston County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Johnston County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Wellons FarmWellons Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 10,724
Bizzell Church Solar 1, LLCCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 9,386
Bizzell Church Solar 2CD Global Solar Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 9,330
Wendell Solar Farm LLCSol Systems (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 9,189
CII Methane Management IV, LLCFrontier Operation Services (100.00%)Athens-Johnston Renewables, LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Landfill Gas 9,1424,955,397.76542.05
Keen FarmKeen Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Four Oaks NC Solar 8,934
PrincetonUSF Surry LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 8,847
Candace SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 8,843
Johnston County NC Solar 8,678
4OaksUSF Surry LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 8,398
Langdon Solar Farm, LLCLangdon Solar Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Four Oaks NC Solar 8,321
Benson Solar, LLCNew Energy Solar (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 8,016
Nitro SolarUSF Surry LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 7,553
Happy SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 7,168
Murdock SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 6,828
Church Road Solar LLCNew Energy Solar (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 6,786
Red Toad 5840 Buffalo Road, LLCSol Systems (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 4,427
Powatan Road SolarRed Toad Powatan Phase 2 LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 4,199
Red Toad 4451 Buffalo Road, LLCSol Systems (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 4,073
Red Toad 1425 A Powatan Road, LLCSRE Utility Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Johnston County NC Solar 3,912

Johnston County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 834,159,409.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in Johnston County due to electricity use. Additionally, the county ranks 2091st worst in the United States for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county has the 32nd most electricity generation plants of any county in the United States, with 27 total plants. In Johnston County, Solar is 90.08% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

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90.08%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
9.92%

Johnston County, North Carolina Net Metering

Johnston County has 4 out of 8 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. At the state level, North Carolina has above average net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Johnston County is 4.45%. This includes data from 4 companies, including Duke Energy Progress, Wake Electric, and South River Electric EMC. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Johnston County a rank of 28th best in North Carolina out of 100 counties.

Providers In Each City in Johnston County:

  • Archer Lodge, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Benson, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.15%
    • Benson Electric: 49.85%
  • Clayton, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 71.28%
    • Clayton Electric: 28.72%
  • Four Oaks, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Kenly, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Micro, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Pine Level, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Princeton, North Carolina:
    • Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina): 7.02%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 92.98%
  • Selma, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 54.14%
    • Town of Selma Utilities: 45.86%
  • Smithfield, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 51.33%
    • Smithfield Utilities: 48.67%
  • Wilson's Mills, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total revenue, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity provider in Johnston County, North Carolina.

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

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

Johnston County, North Carolina has 8 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

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

Johnston County, North Carolina has 27 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-24