Pasquotank County, North Carolina Electric Profile

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Over the previous 12 months, Pasquotank County had a 0.31% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

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While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Pasquotank County’s average is 8.71% lower than at 12.28 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Pasquotank County has a population of 39,824 residents.

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With total production of 73,241 megawatt hours, Pasquotank County is ranked 64th highest generator of electricity in North Carolina out of 100 counties for total generation.

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Pasquotank County currently ranks 38th out of 100 counties in the state in megawatt hours produced by solar power.

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Pasquotank County has seen a rise in electricity generation from solar power of roughly 4.15% year over year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    509,216 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.79 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    73,241 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    73,241 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.84 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    144,537,978 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,629.42 kg

Elizabeth City, NC Electric Overview

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The residential electricity rate is, on average, 12.04 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Elizabeth City. This is, regrettably for their residents, 5.28% higher than North Carolina's average price of 11.43 cents. Elizabeth City Power is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers. Consumers in Elizabeth City experience 1.2 power outages per year with outages lasting an average of 115.73 minutes.

Electricity use in Elizabeth City creates 74,731,751.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 55th most of any city in North Carolina. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,239.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 127th highest polluting city in North Carolina for CO2 pollution per capita. All of the 225,416.27 megawatt hours consumed in the city must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity facilities in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Elizabeth City

Elizabeth City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.100/kWh$242.45/mo.$97.50/mo.
461st12.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Elizabeth City
682nd$142.15Average residential monthly electricity bill for Elizabeth City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Elizabeth City, North Carolina

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Albemarle ElectricBUNDLED13.75165.27No DataIcon representing missing value.175,12324,077,000
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.39149.63No DataIcon representing missing value.1,659,572189,027,070
Elizabeth City PowerBUNDLED11.64113.29No DataIcon representing missing value.138,03416,067,000

Energy Production in Pasquotank County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Pasquotank County, North Carolina

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Pasquotank County NC Solar 37,550No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Pasquotank County NC Solar 30,708No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Barnhill Road Solar, LLCCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
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Pasquotank County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Pasquotank County emits 3,629.42 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 2168th highest polluting county out of 3220 counties in the United States. Total emissions in the county are 144,537,978.14 kilograms, which is the 1479th worst total amount of pollution for a county in the nation. The county has the 71st most power producing plants of any county in the state, with 3 total power plants. This translates to the 57th most plants per person in North Carolina. Pasquotank County's main fuel consumed for electricity production is Solar. They generate 100.00% of the total production in the county from this fuel.

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Pasquotank County, North Carolina Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Pasquotank County providing electricity. Of those 3, 66.67% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. North Carolina has decent regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Pasquotank County who report energy loss data had an average of 7.54% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Pasquotank County a rank of 94th best in the state out of 100.

Power Companies in Pasquotank County, North Carolina

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Pasquotank County, North Carolina?

The largest electricity supplier in Pasquotank County, North Carolina by total revenue is Elizabeth City Power.

How many power plants are located within Pasquotank County, North Carolina?

There are 3 power plants located in Pasquotank County, North Carolina

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Pasquotank County, North Carolina.

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

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1Elizabeth City Power13,939
2Dominion Energy6,463
3Albemarle Electric3,462

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16