Union County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Union County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

As the 33rd highest county in North Carolina for non-renewable production per capita, Union County generates 0 megawatt hours per person a year.

Union County generates 0.21% of its electricity from non-renewable fuel sources, giving it a ranking of 29th in North Carolina out of 100 counties for total electricity production from non-renewable sources.

Citizens of Union County use enough electricity to emit 3,912.73 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per capita, which is the 2062nd highest amount of pollution from electric use for a county in the US.

Union County has the 10th worst pollution level due to electricity consumption in North Carolina, emitting 932,274,365.18 kilograms of CO2 gases.

In the previous year, Union County has seen a 4.36% increase in production of electricity from solar sources, up from 135,376 megawatt hours each year to 141,278 megawatt hours a year.

Union County is the 30th largest producer of solar energy by megawatt hours generated in North Carolina.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,201,394 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    141,572 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    141,278 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    294 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.59 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    932,274,365 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,912.73 kg

Indian Trail, NC Electricity Overview

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Indian Trail's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 227th out of 777 cities in the state. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Carolinas.

Indian Trail emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 22nd worst polluting city out of 777 cities in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Indian Trail from electricity consumption is 163,656,632.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 26th highest in North Carolina. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Indian Trail

Indian Trail 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.
227th11.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Indian Trail
311th$127.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Indian Trail Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Indian Trail, 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
Union PowerBUNDLED12.26149.091,130,920138,657,000

Zips with electric coverage in Indian Trail, North Carolina include: 28110, 28105, 28079, 28104

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Monroe, NC Electricity Overview

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Monroe's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.63 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 304th out of 777 cities in the state. The city has a deficiency of 464,086.56 megawatt hours because of residents using 157852.57% more electricity than the city generates. The city achieved a 3.74% decline in CO2 emissions per capita, a commendable effort.

Monroe emits 4,102.58 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 16th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 141,793,478.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the city 28th highest for total emissions in the state. Around 77.60% of electricity in Monroe comes from production using Natural Gas. Monroe has the 7th most power plants of any city in the state, with 2 total plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Monroe

Monroe 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.
304th11.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Monroe
203rd$115.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Monroe Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Monroe, 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
Monroe ElectricBUNDLED13.10125.88103,03313,497,000

Zips with electric coverage in Monroe, North Carolina include: 28110, 28079, 28112

Waxhaw, NC Electricity Overview

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Waxhaw's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 217th out of 777 cities in the state. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $125.57 per month.

Waxhaw emits 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 480th worst polluting city out of 777 cities in North Carolina based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Waxhaw from electricity consumption is 84,019,433.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 50th highest in North Carolina. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Waxhaw

Waxhaw 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.
217th11.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Waxhaw
292nd$125.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Waxhaw Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Waxhaw, 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
Union PowerBUNDLED12.26149.091,130,920138,657,000

Electricity Production in Union County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Union County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Monroe Solar FacilityDuke Energy Carolinas (100.00%)
Union County NC Solar 105,866
Monroe Moore FarmHeelstone Energy Holdings, LLC (100.00%)
Union County NC Solar 9,282
Old Pageland Monroe Road Solar FarmCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Union County NC Solar 9,018
BG Stewart Solar Farm, LLCCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Union County NC Solar 8,707
Marshville FarmMarshville Farm LLC (100.00%)
Marshville NC Solar 8,405
Monroe NC Natural Gas 240393,993.251,641.64
Monroe NC Distillate Fuel Oil 5470,897.431,312.92

Union County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 932,274,365.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Union County ranks 10th highest out of 100 counties in North Carolina for total pollution from electricity use. Additionally, the county ranks 2062nd worst in the US in emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Around 99.79% of Union County's electricity is produced using Solar. Taken together with Natural Gas (0.16%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.05%), these three fuel types account for 141,572 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the electricity production in the county. Union County is home to 7 power plants, which is 41st highest in the state.

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99.79%
NATURAL GAS
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0.16%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.05%

Union County, North Carolina Net Metering

Union County has 3 out of 4 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Citizens of North Carolina have pretty good net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar panels.

Energy Loss

The county has 4 companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these providers is 4.45%. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Union County receiving a rank of 1401st best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Union County, North Carolina

Providers In Each City in Union County:

  • Hemby Bridge, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
  • Indian Trail, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
  • Lake Park, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
    • Union Power: 50.00%
  • Marshville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 66.33%
    • Pee Dee EMC: 33.67%
  • Marvin, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 49.96%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.04%
  • Mineral Springs, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
  • Monroe, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 51.39%
    • Monroe Electric: 48.61%
  • Stallings, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 49.99%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.01%
  • Unionville, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
    • Union Power: 50.00%
  • Waxhaw, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 54.87%
    • Union Power: 45.13%
  • Weddington, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 100.00%
  • Wesley Chapel, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
    • Union Power: 50.00%
  • Wingate, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
    • Union Power: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total revenue, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity company in Union County, North Carolina.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Carolinas85,784
2Union Power40,390
3Monroe Electric11,079
4Pee Dee EMC965

How many power plants are located in Union County, North Carolina?

There are 7 power plants in Union County, North Carolina

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

Union County, North Carolina is home to 4 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-24