Pender County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Pender County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Pender County ranks 132nd out of 3221 counties in the United States for solar electricity production per capita, averaging 4.46 megawatt hours generated per person.

Pender County ranks 46th out of 100 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its population consuming 808,897.14 megawatt hours.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Pender County is 12.45 cents. This is roughly 13.89% below the national average price of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Pender County is 622nd in the national rankings for total megawatt hours produced from renewable energy, with 268,745 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels.

The average monthly residential electricity bill in Pender County totals $142.98. For comparison, the North Carolina average bill is $126.49

Pender County saw a 7.62% decline in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the last year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    808,897 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    268,745 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    268,745 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.46 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    164,492,888 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,732.3 kg

Hampstead CDP, NC Electricity Overview

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Hampstead CDP's residents spend, on average, 12.26 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 4.53% more than North Carolina's average price of 11.73 cents. Duke Energy Progress is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. The average residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $138.38 per month, while the state average is $126.49. Customers in Hampstead CDP are stuck with a 9.40% markup compared to the rest of the state.

The electricity sold in Hampstead CDP has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no power production plants in the city. For every citizen in the city there are 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Total emissions in the city are 28,707,526.37 kilograms, which is the 129th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hampstead CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$164.47/mo.$80.69/mo.
547th12.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hampstead CDP
579th$138.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hampstead CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hampstead 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
Four County ElectricBUNDLED12.99155.95421,47154,758,500

Zips with electric coverage in Hampstead CDP, North Carolina include: 28411, 28443, 28457

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Surf City, NC Electricity Overview

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Surf City's residents spend, on average, 11.94 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 1.76% more than North Carolina's average price of 11.73 cents. Duke Energy Progress is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. The average residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $131.34 per month, while the state average is $126.49. Customers in Surf City are stuck with a 3.84% markup compared to the rest of the state.

The electricity sold in Surf City has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no power production plants in the city. For every citizen in the city there are 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Total emissions in the city are 15,822,691.63 kilograms, which is the 207th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Surf City

Surf City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.103/kWh$172.23/mo.$88.56/mo.
385th11.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Surf City
355th$131.34Average residential monthly electricity bill for Surf City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Surf City, 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

Burgaw, NC Electricity Overview

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Burgaw's residents spend, on average, 12.49 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Sadly, this is 6.48% more than North Carolina's average price of 11.73 cents. Duke Energy Progress is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. The average residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $143.87 per month, while the state average is $126.49. Customers in Burgaw are stuck with a 13.74% markup compared to the rest of the state.

The electricity sold in Burgaw has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no power production plants in the city. For every citizen in the city there are 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Total emissions in the city are 12,635,239.66 kilograms, which is the 247th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Burgaw

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.130/kWh$0.096/kWh$164.47/mo.$80.69/mo.
582nd12.49¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Burgaw
649th$143.87Average residential monthly electricity bill for Burgaw Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Burgaw, 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
Four County ElectricBUNDLED12.99155.95421,47154,758,500

Electricity Production in Pender County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Pender County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Crooked RunCubico USA, LLC (100.00%)
Pender County NC Solar 147,205
Innovative Solar 67John Laing US Solar Corp. (100.00%)
Pender County NC Solar 75,727
Quarter Horse SolarQuarter Horse Farm LLC (100.00%)
Pender County NC Solar 9,619
Bearford Solar IIBearford Solar II, LLC (100.00%)
Pender County NC Solar 9,469
Burgaw Solar, LLCCI-II Mitchell Holding LLC (100.00%)
St. Helena NC Solar 9,400
Bearford Farm Solar ProjectBearford Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Pender County NC Solar 9,223
Willard SolarNew Energy Solar (100.00%)
Pender County NC Solar 8,102

Pender County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Pender County is home to 7 electricity plants, which is the 41st highest number of plants within a county in North Carolina. The county is the 53rd worst ranked county in North Carolina out of 100 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity use, with the county emitting 164,492,888.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 76th highest in North Carolina for emissions per resident. In Pender County, Solar is 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity generation.

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Pender County, North Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 3 providers in Pender County, 3 of them offer net metering to their customers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 electricity companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these providers is 4.14%. The nationwide average is 2.76%, meaning Pender County ranks 1142nd best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Pender County:

  • Atkinson, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Four County Electric: 50.00%
  • Burgaw, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Four County Electric: 50.00%
  • St. Helena, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Four County Electric: 50.00%
  • Surf City, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 69.95%
    • Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation: 30.05%
  • Topsail Beach, North Carolina:
    • Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation: 100.00%
  • Watha, North Carolina:
    • Four County Electric: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

Pender County, North Carolina is home to 3 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

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

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

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

There are 7 active electricity plants located in Pender County, North Carolina

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Progress50,478
2Four County Electric11,138
3Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation717

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-20