Pamlico County, North Carolina Electric Profile

Pamlico County is the 1435th largest producing county in the country out of 3220 counties when it comes to megawatt hours produced from renewable fuel types.

Pamlico County is 72nd in the state out of 100 counties for megawatt hours produced using solar power sources.

With total generation of 7,746 megawatt hours, Pamlico County is ranked 1760th highest generator of electricity in the country out of 3220 counties for total generation.

Pamlico County consumes 2000.74% more electricity than it produces each year.

Within the last year, Pamlico County experienced a 1.93% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

The largest electricity provider in Pamlico County by megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Progress.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    162,723 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.79 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,746 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    7,746 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.61 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    51,379,247 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,037.34 kg

Bayboro, NC Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Bayboro is approximately 13.32 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 $131.99 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Duke Energy Progress has 87 residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier in the city.

Bayboro is home to zero electricity plants. Coming in as the 391st worst ranked city out of 739 cities in North Carolina, the city emits 5,129,356.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 23rd worst in North Carolina for emissions per resident from electricity consumption, with an average of 4,239.14 kilograms of emissions per person.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bayboro

Bayboro 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.
671st13.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bayboro
553rd$131.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bayboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bayboro, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.4916,332,1601,869,504,874
Tideland EMCBUNDLED15.19139.48225,07234,181,000

Oriental, NC Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Oriental is approximately 13.32 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 $131.99 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Oriental is home to 994 citizens, which is the 445th highest population for a city in North Carolina.

Oriental is home to zero electricity plants. Coming in as the 427th worst ranked city out of 739 cities in North Carolina, the city emits 4,213,702.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 127th worst in North Carolina for emissions per resident from electricity consumption, with an average of 4,239.14 kilograms of emissions per person.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Oriental

Oriental 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.
671st13.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Oriental
553rd$131.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Oriental Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Oriental, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.4916,332,1601,869,504,874
Tideland EMCBUNDLED15.19139.48225,07234,181,000

Alliance, NC Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Alliance is approximately 13.32 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. Solar gardens in the city produce an average of 9.57 megawatt hours per citizen living in the city. The city has seen a 16.66% decline in the usage of renewable fuel types, such as solar or wind energy, compared to fossil fuels, such as coal or oil.

In Alliance, Solar is 100.00% of the fuel types utilized for electricity production. Coming in as the 645th worst ranked city out of 739 cities in North Carolina, the city emits 861,448 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. More telling of the city’s emissions reality, is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,064.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 702nd highest polluting city in North Carolina for CO2 pollution per capita. Alliance has the 54th highest number of power producing plants of any city in North Carolina, with one total plant. This equates to the 30th most plants per capita in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Alliance

Alliance 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.
671st13.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Alliance
553rd$131.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Alliance Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Alliance, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.45124.4916,332,1601,869,504,874
Tideland EMCBUNDLED15.19139.48225,07234,181,000

Energy Production in Pamlico County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Pamlico County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bayboro Solar FarmCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Alliance NC Solar 7,746

Pamlico County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 4,037.34 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen are emitted in the county due to electricity use, ranking them as the 2038th highest in the United States. This equals a total pollution amount of 51,379,246.99 kilograms. The county is home to one electricity plant, which is the 1432nd highest number of plants within a county and the 948th highest amount of power plants per resident out of the nation's 3220 counties. Pamlico County's power plants mainly use Solar, which makes up 100.00% (or 7,746 megawatt hours) of the fuel types used for electricity production in the county.

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Pamlico County, North Carolina Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Pamlico County supplying electricity. Of those 2, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their consumers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has commendable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Pamlico County averages out to about 6.66% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a state average energy loss of 3.99%, Pamlico County is the 91st best county in North Carolina for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Pamlico County, North Carolina

Providers In Each City in Pamlico County:

  • Alliance, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Arapahoe, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Bayboro, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Grantsboro, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Mesic, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Minnesott Beach, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Oriental, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Stonewall, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
  • Vandemere, North Carolina:
    • Tideland EMC: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

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

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

Pamlico County, North Carolina is home to 2 electricity providers operating in the area.

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

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Duke Energy Progress15,941
2Tideland EMC2,317

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

Pamlico County, North Carolina has one active electricity plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-24