Rowan County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rowan County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Natural gas accounts for 99.08% of the electric generation in Rowan County, giving it a rank of 2nd out of 100 counties in the state for total natural gas production.

Citizens of Rowan County consume enough electricity to release 5,161.65 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per person, compared to the nationwide average of 4,459.99.

Rowan County is ranked as the 4th highest producer of electricity in the state out of 100 counties for total electricity generation, producing 9,306,331 megawatt hours.

Solar power generation in Rowan County has grown from 80,781 megawatt hours to 85,388 megawatt hours per year in the previous year.

With 85,388 megawatt hours produced using solar, Rowan County is 235th out of 3221 counties in the United States for solar power electricity production.

With 85,388 megawatt generated from solar power and 146,875 citizens in Rowan County, the county averages 0.58 megawatt hours generated from solar per capita, which gives it a ranking of 322nd in the country out of 3221 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,973,436 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    9,306,331 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    85,388 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    9,220,943 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    63.36 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    758,117,782 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,161.65 kg

Salisbury, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, inhabitants who call Salisbury home are billed a residential electricity price of 10.24 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 12.74% below North Carolina's average rate of 11.73 cents, which ranks the city 2nd out of 777 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With an estimated 2,957 residential customers, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $106.23. This is 16.02% lower than the North Carolina average bill of $126.49.

Electricity use in Salisbury results in the release of 145,419,824.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 27th highest amount in the state out of 777 cities. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 480th ranked city in North Carolina for CO2 emissions released per capita. In Salisbury, there are no power generating facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Salisbury

Salisbury residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
2nd10.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Salisbury
16th$106.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Salisbury Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Salisbury, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852

Zips with electric coverage in Salisbury, North Carolina include: 28146, 28144, 28147

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China Grove, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, inhabitants who call China Grove home are billed a residential electricity price of 10.24 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully, this is 12.74% below North Carolina's average rate of 11.73 cents, which ranks the city 2nd out of 777 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With an estimated 483 residential customers, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $106.23. This is 16.02% lower than the North Carolina average bill of $126.49.

Electricity use in China Grove results in the release of 18,142,698.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 186th highest amount in the state out of 777 cities. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 22nd ranked city in North Carolina for CO2 emissions released per capita. In China Grove, there are no power generating facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in China Grove

China Grove residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
2nd10.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of China Grove
16th$106.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for China Grove Residents

Electric Companies With Service in China Grove, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED10.24106.2322,801,9452,333,957,852

Landis, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, inhabitants who call Landis home are billed a residential electricity price of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 3.48% above North Carolina's average rate of 11.73 cents, which ranks the city 530th out of 777 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. The average monthly residential power bill for a resident in the city is $94.93 per month, while the state average is $126.49. Customers in the city pay a 24.95% discount compared to other citizens in North Carolina. The city has encouraged a 9.80% decrease in fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel type use in their electricity production facilities.

Electricity use in Landis results in the release of 15,098,456.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 217th highest amount in the state out of 777 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 109th highest in the state in pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 4,091.72 kilograms of emissions per citizen. The city has the 25th highest number of electricity plants of any city in North Carolina, with one total plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Landis

Landis residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.121/kWh$130.70/mo.$94.93/mo.
530th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Landis
1st$94.93Average residential monthly electricity bill for Landis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Landis, North Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Landis PowerBUNDLED12.1494.9328,400.283,447,148.48

Zips with electric coverage in Landis, North Carolina include: 28081, 28083, 28023, 28088

Electricity Production in Rowan County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Rowan County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rowan County NC Natural Gas 4,783,8771,807,043,142.94377.74
Rowan County NC Natural Gas 4,437,1121,768,087,433.14398.48
Woodleaf Solar FacilityDuke Energy Carolinas (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 11,161
Organ Church SolarNew Energy Solar (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 9,970
Statesville SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 9,673
Meadowbrook Solar FarmCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 9,656
Spencer Farm, LLCSpencer Farm, LLC (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 9,315
West Salisbury Farm LLCWest Salisbury Farm LLC (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 8,592
Salisbury SolarOppidum Renewables USA, LLC (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 7,778
Buddy SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 6,191
Rockwell Solar LLCOppidum Renewables USA, LLC (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 5,536
Redmon Solar Farm LLCRedmon Solar Farm LLC (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 3,999
Catawba Solar LLCCatawba Solar LLC (100.00%)
Rowan County NC Solar 3,517
Landis NC Distillate Fuel Oil -461,852.08-40.26

Rowan County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Rowan County's power plants mainly use Natural Gas, which accounts for 99.08% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Solar and Distillate Fuel Oil make up the next highest amounts at 0.92% (85,388 megawatt hours) and 0.01% (550.2 megawatt hours), respectively. The county's residents average 5,161.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which is sufficient to rank them 10th highest in North Carolina out of 100 in this category. This equals a total pollution amount from electricity use of 758,117,781.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Rowan County has 14 power generation plants within its borders. This is the 96th highest number of power plants within a single county.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
99.08%
SOLAR
Solar
0.92%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.01%

Rowan County, North Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 4 suppliers in Rowan County, 4 of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has commendable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 electricity providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these 3 companies is 5.28%. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Rowan County is ranked as the 2112th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Rowan County:

  • China Grove, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Cleveland, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • East Spencer, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Faith, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Granite Quarry, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Landis, North Carolina:
    • Landis Power: 100.00%
  • Rockwell, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Salisbury, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Spencer, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers offering service in Rowan County, North Carolina.

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

There are 14 electricity plants in Rowan County, North Carolina

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

The largest electricity supplier in Rowan County, North Carolina by total revenue is Duke Energy Carolinas.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Carolinas70,860
2Energy United Electric Member Corp7,144
3Union Power4,128
4Landis Power3,417

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24