Perquimans County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Perquimans County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

With a North Carolina average residential electricity bill of $126.49, Perquimans County residents pay about 23.60% more than other residents in the state.

Perquimans County is the 18th largest producer of electricity out of 100 counties in the state, producing 634,749 megawatt hours.

The US national average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 14.46 cents, while residents of Perquimans County benefit from an average rate that is 12.87% less at 12.60 cents per kilowatt hour.

Residents in the county are faced with an average of 1.2 power outages per year, with outages lasting an average of 115.73 minutes.

Electricity from wind power produced in Perquimans County totals 549,796 megawatt hours, making Perquimans County 1st out of 100 counties in North Carolina for wind power production.

Perquimans County consumes around 27.53% of the generation put out by its generation plants and they must export or store the excess megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    174,737 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    634,749 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    634,749 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    48.81 MWh

Hertford, NC Electricity Overview

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Hertford averages a residential electricity rate of 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Regrettably, this is 11.54% more than the state's average price of 11.73 cents, ranking the city at 707th out of 777 cities in North Carolina for best average electricity rate. Town of Hertford Utilities sells an estimated 21,395.86 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $145.94 per month, while the nationwide average is $129.86.

Hertford is home to no power plants. On average, the city citizens emit 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 109th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. A total of 7,913,391.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hertford

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.092/kWh$242.45/mo.$82.47/mo.
707th13.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hertford
695th$145.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hertford Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hertford, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.44147.611,643,998188,063,813
Town of Hertford UtilitiesBUNDLED15.35143.649,982.231,532,340.3

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Winfall, NC Electricity Overview

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Winfall averages a residential electricity rate of 12.60 cents per kilowatt hour spent by their citizens. Regrettably, this is 7.39% more than the state's average price of 11.73 cents, ranking the city at 636th out of 777 cities in North Carolina for best average electricity rate. The city generates about 67 megawatt hours per person each year from electrical generating plants located within its borders, which ranks them as the 8th highest generator in the state out of 777 cities. With 100.00% of its electricity production coming from renewable fuels, the city ranks 16th out of 777 cities in North Carolina for total electricity production from renewable fuels.

In Winfall, Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel utilized in electricity production. On average, the city citizens emit 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 765th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 0 kilograms, the city ranks 765th worst in North Carolina for total emissions from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. Winfall is home to 2 power producing plants, which is the 7th highest out of any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Winfall

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.092/kWh$242.45/mo.$82.47/mo.
636th12.60¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Winfall
750th$156.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Winfall Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Winfall, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Albemarle ElectricBUNDLED13.75165.27175,12324,077,000
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED11.44147.611,643,998188,063,813

Electricity Production in Perquimans County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Perquimans County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Desert Wind Farm, LLCAvangrid (100.00%)
Perquimans County NC Wind 549,796
Two Mile Desert ProjectCitizens Enterprises Corporation (100.00%)
Winfall NC Solar 28,437
Perquimans County NC Solar 10,881
Perquimans County NC Solar 9,679
Davis Lane Solar, LLCHeelstone Energy Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Perquimans County NC Solar 9,679
Hertford Solar FarmSolNCPower10, LLC (100.00%)
Perquimans County NC Solar 8,937
Two Mile SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Winfall NC Solar 8,747
GKS SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Perquimans County NC Solar 8,593

Perquimans County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Perquimans County, Wind makes up 86.62% of the fuel utilized in electricity production. On average, the county's citizens emit 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 93rd highest polluting county out of 100 counties in the state. With total emissions of 0 kilograms, the county ranks 93rd worst in the state and 2948th in the US for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. Perquimans County has 8 power producing plants in the county. This is the 245th most power plants within a single county.

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86.62%
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13.38%

Perquimans County, North Carolina Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Perquimans County offering electricity. Of those 3, 2 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. North Carolina has commendable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

In Perquimans County one company reports energy loss, Albemarle Electric. They average an annual energy loss of 5.85%. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.99%, resulting in a rank of 2425th best in the country and a state rank of 83rd best out of 3221 and 100 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Perquimans County, North Carolina

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Perquimans County, North Carolina?

The largest electricity supplier in Perquimans County, North Carolina by total revenue is Dominion Energy.

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

There are 3 electricity companies operating in Perquimans County, North Carolina.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy6,853
2Albemarle Electric4,336
3Town of Hertford Utilities1,184

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

There are 8 active electricity plants located in Perquimans County, North Carolina

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-10-06