Jones County, North Carolina Electric Profile

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Jones County has seen year over year increase of 19.31% in electricity generation from solar power.

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Jones County generates 58,922 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable sources. This ranks Jones County 65th in the state out of 100 counties for total renewable electricity production.

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Jones County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 6.26 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

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Jones County’s average residential electricity rate is 11.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.72% less than the national average of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Jones County is home to 9,419 citizens and its power plants produce 58,922 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a generation per capita average of 6.26 megawatt hours per capita.

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With total production of 58,922 megawatt hours, Jones County is the 1447th highest producer of electricity in the United States out of 3220 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    120,438 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.79 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    58,922 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    58,922 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.26 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    20,394,155 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,165.21 kg

Trenton, NC Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Trenton is approximately 11.66 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is above the North Carolina average rate of 11.43 cents per kilowatt hour it is lower than the United States average of 13.45 cents. The average residential power bill for a resident in the city is $130.31 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Trenton is home to 359 citizens, which is the 623rd highest population for a city in North Carolina.

The consumption of electricity in Trenton accounts for 1,521,850.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 594th highest in North Carolina out of 739 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 23rd worst in North Carolina in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 4,239.14 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the 4,590.42 megawatt hours used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Trenton

Trenton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.106/kWh$177.85/mo.$93.78/mo.
368th11.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Trenton
495th$130.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Trenton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Trenton, North Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874
Jones Onslow Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.87136.14No DataIcon representing missing value.1,022,163121,360,000

Pollocksville, NC Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Pollocksville home purchase electricity for, on average, 11.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.99% more than the average state rate of 11.43 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $130.31 per month. With 27 total residential customers, Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation is the largest supplier in the city.

Pollocksville emits 4,239.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 127th worst polluting city out of 739 cities in the state. With total emissions of 915,653.65 kilograms, the city ranks 640th worst in North Carolina for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 2,761.92 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pollocksville

Pollocksville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.106/kWh$177.85/mo.$93.78/mo.
368th11.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pollocksville
495th$130.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pollocksville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pollocksville, North Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874
Jones Onslow Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.87136.14No DataIcon representing missing value.1,022,163121,360,000

Energy Production in Jones County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Jones County, North Carolina

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Bondi SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Jones County NC Solar 9,623No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Daystar SolarDaystar Solar, LLC (100.00%)
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Pollocksville SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Jones County NC Solar 9,157No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Lang Solar FarmLang Solar Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Jones County NC Solar 8,918No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Hood Farm Solar, LLCCD Global Solar Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Jones County NC Solar 8,417No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Pecan Grove Solar, LLCCI-II Mitchell Holding LLC (100.00%)
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Trent River Solar, LLCTrent River Solar, LLC (100.00%)
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Jones County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Jones County results in the release of 20,394,155.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 2605th highest in the nation out of 3220 counties. Additionally, the county ranks 82nd highest in North Carolina for emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Electricity generating facilities in the county primarily use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% (or 58,922 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Jones County has 7 electricity generation plants, which is 47th highest in the state.

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Jones County, North Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 4 providers in Jones County, 3 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, North Carolina is known for decent net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Jones County that report energy loss, including Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation, Duke Energy Progress, and Carteret Craven Electric Cooperative. Together, these 4 electricity companies average a yearly energy loss of 4.25% of electricity generated. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Jones County a rank of 21st best in North Carolina out of 100 counties.

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity company in Jones County, North Carolina.

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

Jones County, North Carolina has 7 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Jones County, North Carolina.

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

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1Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation22,993
2Duke Energy Progress22,249
3Carteret Craven Electric Cooperative1,158
4Tri-County Electric Membership Corporation (North Carolina)224

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16