Moore County, North Carolina Electric Profile

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When calculating by customer count, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity provider in Moore County.

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Moore County saw a 1.02% rise within the most recent year.

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Moore County emitted 405,590,279.06 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which makes them the 731st worst polluting county in the country.

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Moore County is ranked as the 585th largest electricity consuming county out of 3220 counties in the country with over 1,200,000 megawatt hours being consumed by residents who live there.

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Moore County averages 0.66 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 64th highest in North Carolinacounties.

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Citizens in the county use approximately 1939.09% of the total amount of the electricity that the county produces.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,289,920 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.79 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    66,522 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    66,522 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.66 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    405,590,279 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,020.52 kg

Pinehurst, NC Electric Overview

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Pinehurst's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.45 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.13% more than the average state rate of 11.43 cents and 14.90% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. Electricity generation plants in the city have seen a 6.55% drop in the use of renewable energy versus non-renewable fuels. The average residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $124.49 per month, while the state average is $121.21.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Pinehurst averages 4,053.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 630th worst in North Carolina out of 739 cities for emissions efficiency. At 4,053.73 kilograms per person and 16,050 citizens in the city, the city emits 65,062,360.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 65th 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 141st highest rate of plants per citizen out of the state's 739 cities. Pinehurst's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pinehurst

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$163.77/mo.$80.69/mo.
209th11.45¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pinehurst
338th$124.49Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pinehurst Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pinehurst, North Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874

Zips with electric coverage in Pinehurst, North Carolina include: 28374, 28387, 28315, 27376

Southern Pines, NC Electric Overview

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Southern Pines averages a residential electricity rate of 11.45 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 0.13% above the average North Carolina price of 11.43 cents and 14.90% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $124.49. This is 2.71% more than the state average of $121.21. Duke Energy Progress sells 20,673.95 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity provider.

Emissions in Southern Pines average 4,239.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 127th worst polluting city out of 739 cities in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 59,441,182.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 69th highest for total emissions in North Carolina. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Southern Pines

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$163.77/mo.$80.69/mo.
209th11.45¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Southern Pines
338th$124.49Average residential monthly electricity bill for Southern Pines Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Southern Pines, North Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874

Zips with electric coverage in Southern Pines, North Carolina include: 28374, 28327, 28387, 28315, 27376

Aberdeen, NC Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.45 cents per kilowatt hour for Aberdeen, which is 0.13% more than North Carolina's average price of 11.43 cents. This means the city is 209th best for average electricity rate out of 739 cities in the state. Power facilities in the city have realized a 14.48% rise the use of renewable fuels versus non-renewable and fossil fuels. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $124.49 per month.

Aberdeen has one electricity plant, which is 54th highest in North Carolina. Approximately 4,098.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita are emitted in the city from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 625th highest polluter in the state out of 739 cities. Total emissions in the city are 31,129,391.31 kilograms, which is the 113th highest total amount of pollution for a city in the state. Aberdeen's primary fuel type utilized for electricity production is Solar. The city generates 3,218 megawatt hours from this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Aberdeen

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$163.77/mo.$80.69/mo.
209th11.45¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Aberdeen
338th$124.49Average residential monthly electricity bill for Aberdeen Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Aberdeen, North Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.49No DataIcon representing missing value.16,332,1601,869,504,874

Energy Production in Moore County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Moore County, North Carolina

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Robbins NC Solar 9,391No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Foxfire Solar FarmFoxfire Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Pinehurst NC Solar 8,976No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Flint Hill Solar, LLCCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Moore County NC Solar 8,565No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Sedberry FarmHeelstone Energy Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Whispering Pines NC Solar 8,483No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
PinesageCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Moore County NC Solar 8,337No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Spicewood Solar Farm LLCStrata Fund 17 Lessor (100.00%)
Moore County NC Solar 8,087No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Samarcand Solar Farm, LLCSRE Utility Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Moore County NC Solar 7,521No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bear Creek SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Moore County NC Solar 3,944No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
HCE Moore IHCE Moore I, LLC (100.00%)
Aberdeen NC Solar 3,218No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Moore County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Moore County residents emit 4,020.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 2040th highest polluting county in the nation based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 405,590,279.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the county the 731st highest for total emissions in the country. The county is home to 9 electricity producing plants, which is the 35th most plants within a county in North Carolina and the 53rd highest amount of power plants per resident out of the state's 3220 counties. Moore County's power plants mainly use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% (or 66,522 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the county.

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Moore County, North Carolina Net Metering

Roughly 50.00% of the electricity suppliers in Moore County offer net metering to their customers. North Carolina has commendable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in Moore County that report energy loss, including Duke Energy Progress, Randolph Electric Membership Corporation, and Central Electric. Together, these 4 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.60% of electricity produced. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% and the North Carolina average is 3.99%, resulting in a rank of 1747th best in the nation and a state rank of 35th best out of 3220 and 100 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Moore County:

  • Aberdeen, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Carthage, North Carolina:
    • Randolph Electric Membership Corporation: 8.30%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 80.36%
    • Central Electric: 11.35%
  • Foxfire, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 65.83%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 34.17%
  • Pinebluff, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Pinehurst, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Robbins, North Carolina:
    • Randolph Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Southern Pines, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Taylortown, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Vass, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 85.14%
    • Central Electric: 14.86%
  • Whispering Pines, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 75.03%
    • Central Electric: 24.97%

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

FAQ

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

There are 4 electricity companies serving customers in Moore County, North Carolina.

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

The largest electricity provider in Moore County, North Carolina by total customer count is Duke Energy Progress.

How many power plants are in Moore County, North Carolina?

Moore County, North Carolina has 9 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

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1Duke Energy Progress33,287
2Randolph Electric Membership Corporation7,878
3Central Electric3,942
4Pee Dee EMC621

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