Union County, NC: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Union County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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Union County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

Union County generates 0.4 megawatt hours per resident of the county from renewable fuel types. This makes Union County the 35th highest ranking county for renewable production per capita in North Carolina out of 100 counties.

Union County citizens are responsible for 3,610.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person each year, while the nationwide average pollution per capita is 4,151.87.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in Union County is Duke Energy Carolinas.

Union County is the 292nd largest county in the nation, with 249,070 residents residing within the county's borders.

With 99,976 megawatt hours generated from solar, Union County ranks 220th out of 3230 counties in the US for solar power electricity generation.

In the last year, Union County has experienced a 6.42% decrease in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,160,411 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.69 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    99,976 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    99,976 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.4 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    899,213,156 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,610.28 kg

Indian Trail, NC Electricity Overview

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Indian Trail's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 207th 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 $129.49 per month.

Indian Trail emits 3,728.22 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 599th 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 147,648,732.21 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$0.131/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
207th11.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Indian Trail
299th$129.49Average 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 CarolinasBUNDLED11.35109.6921,581,026.552,449,311,770
Union PowerBUNDLED12.19147.931,188,766144,955,000

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 12.28 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 255th out of 777 cities in the state. Monroe Electric 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 $117.99 per month.

Monroe emits 3,728.22 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 212th 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 Monroe from electricity consumption is 128,489,405.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 28th highest in North Carolina. The city has zero electricity generation 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$0.131/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
255th12.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Monroe
186th$117.99Average 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 CarolinasBUNDLED11.35109.6921,581,026.552,449,311,770
Monroe ElectricBUNDLED13.11125.34108,30414,195,300

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 11.81 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 198th 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 $127.69 per month.

Waxhaw emits 3,728.22 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 212th 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 73,240,899.53 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$0.131/kWh$0.093/kWh$155.51/mo.$70.76/mo.
198th11.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Waxhaw
263rd$127.69Average 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 CarolinasBUNDLED11.35109.6921,581,026.552,449,311,770
Union PowerBUNDLED12.19147.931,188,766144,955,000

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 99,484

Union County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Union County emits 3,610.28 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 2331st highest polluting county out of 3230 counties in the nation based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 899,213,155.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the county the 382nd highest for total pollution in the US. The county is home to one electricity producing plant. Union County's primary fuel utilized for electricity generation is Solar. The county produces 99,976 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

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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 4.70%. The United States average is 2.87%, resulting in Union County receiving a rank of 1603rd 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:
    • Monroe Electric: 48.61%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 51.39%
  • Stallings, North Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.01%
    • Union Power: 49.99%
  • Unionville, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
  • Waxhaw, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 45.13%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 54.87%
  • Weddington, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 100.00%
  • Wesley Chapel, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
  • Wingate, North Carolina:
    • Union Power: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 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 Carolinas84,466
2Union Power39,670
3Monroe Electric11,634
4Pee Dee EMC2,174

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

There is one power plant 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.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2023-11-09