Onslow County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Onslow County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Onslow County is the 70th highest generator of electricity of all 100 counties in North Carolina, producing 47,232 megawatt hours.

At an average residential price of 11.90 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Onslow County enjoy a 17.68% discount from the national average price.

Onslow County is 65th in North Carolina rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 47,232 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels.

Onslow County is the 1683rd largest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 3221 counties in the nation, with a population of 204,576 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 47,232.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Onslow County is Duke Energy Progress.

Residents of the county use 5819.61% of the total amount of the electricity that the county produces.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,748,716 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    47,232 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    47,232 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.23 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    825,160,076 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,033.51 kg

Jacksonville, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Jacksonville's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 11.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.55% more than the average state rate of 11.73 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Progress. The city generates 18,193 megawatt hours, which is 100.00% of their total production, from renewable fuels

Roughly 292,022,022.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released a year in Jacksonville because of electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 4,015.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city is home to one electricity generation plant. Jacksonville's power plants mainly use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% (or 18,193 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jacksonville

Jacksonville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.102/kWh$176.53/mo.$87.38/mo.
383rd11.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jacksonville
352nd$131.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jacksonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jacksonville, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.99131.818,19316,772,6002,010,447,552
Jones Onslow Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.82130.27999,636118,161,000

Zips with electric coverage in Jacksonville, North Carolina include: 28540, 28546, 28547, 28539, 28544, 28543

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Piney Green CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Piney Green CDP's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 11.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.52% more than the average state rate of 11.73 cents. Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The North Carolina average monthly residential power bill is $126.49, while the Piney Green CDP average is 3.63% higher at $131.08 per month. This ranks the city 350th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Roughly 58,863,522.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released a year in Piney Green CDP because of electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The electricity used in Piney Green CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities and rural areas, since there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Piney Green CDP

Piney Green CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.101/kWh$177.09/mo.$86.66/mo.
382nd11.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Piney Green CDP
350th$131.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Piney Green CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Piney Green CDP, 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
Jones Onslow Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.82130.27999,636118,161,000

Half Moon CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Half Moon CDP's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 11.90 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.48% more than the average state rate of 11.73 cents. Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The North Carolina average monthly residential power bill is $126.49, while the Half Moon CDP average is 3.60% higher at $131.04 per month. This ranks the city 345th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Roughly 30,863,864.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released a year in Half Moon CDP because of electricity use. More importantly, the city averages 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The electricity used in Half Moon CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities and rural areas, since there are no power generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Half Moon CDP

Half Moon CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.133/kWh$0.100/kWh$177.85/mo.$85.67/mo.
377th11.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Half Moon CDP
345th$131.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Half Moon CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Half Moon CDP, 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
Jones Onslow Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.82130.27999,636118,161,000

Electricity Production in Onslow County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Onslow County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jacksonville NC Solar 18,193
BadgerBadger Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Onslow County NC Solar 10,478
Onslow Power ProducersCube District Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Onslow County NC Landfill Gas 9,3792,475,407.8263.93
Hanover Solar, LLCNew Energy Solar (100.00%)
Onslow County NC Solar 9,182
1034 Catherine Lake Solar, LLC
Onslow County NC Solar 8,695
Swansboro Solar, LLC
Onslow County NC Solar 8,298
1073 Onslow Solar
Onslow County NC Solar 6,633

Onslow County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 825,160,075.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, Onslow County is the 13th worst out of 100 counties in North Carolina for total pollution from electricity use. More importantly, the county averages 4,033.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. About 80.14% of Onslow County's electricity is generated using Solar. Onslow County is home to 7 electricity producing plants, which is the 41st highest number of plants within a county in North Carolina.

SOLAR
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Solar
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80.14%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
19.86%

Onslow County, North Carolina Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity suppliers in Onslow County offer net metering to their consumers. The state of North Carolina has commendable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Onslow County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 3.90% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.99%, resulting in a rank of 937th best in the US and a state rank of 9th best out of 3221 and 100 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Onslow County, North Carolina

Providers In Each City in Onslow County:

  • Holly Ridge, North Carolina:
    • Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation: 28.12%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 71.88%
  • Jacksonville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 54.67%
    • Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation: 45.33%
  • Maysville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 63.16%
    • Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation: 36.84%
  • Richlands, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation66,190
2Duke Energy Progress43,768

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

Onslow County, North Carolina has 7 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

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

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Onslow County, North Carolina.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-20