Washington County, North Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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Washington County, North Carolina Electricity Overview

While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Washington County's average price is 10.32% below that at 12.97 cents per kilowatt hour.

There was a 100.00% decline in CO2 emissions per capita within the previous year in Washington County.

With 11,003 citizens living within the county and 250,010 megawatt hours produced each year, Washington County has a per capita production of 22.72 megawatt hours. The city ranks 15 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in North Carolina.

Over 100.00% of Washington County's electricity generation comes from renewable fuel types, ranking Washington County at 641st in the US for total sustainable electricity generation.

Washington County is 15th in the state out of 100 counties for megawatt hours generated using solar power.

Citizens in Washington County experience an average of 1.16 outages lasting 127.95 minutes each year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes an outage.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    147,838 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    250,010 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    250,010 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    22.72 MWh

Plymouth, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Plymouth's residents purchase residential electricity for 11.44 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.47% less than the average North Carolina price of 11.73 cents and 20.89% below the nationwide average of 14.46 cents. Dominion Energy sells an estimated 3,676.97 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than any other supplier. The North Carolina average monthly residential power bill is $126.49, while the Plymouth average is 16.70% higher at $147.61 per month. This is the 697th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

The use of electricity in Plymouth accounts for 13,584,519.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 236th largest amount in the state out of 777 cities. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 109th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city is home to zero power generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Plymouth

Plymouth 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.
248th11.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Plymouth
697th$147.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Plymouth Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Plymouth, North Carolina

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

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Roper, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Roper's residents purchase residential electricity for 11.44 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.47% less than the average North Carolina price of 11.73 cents and 20.89% below the nationwide average of 14.46 cents. Roper has the 575th highest population in the state, with 485 residents calling the city home. The North Carolina average monthly residential power bill is $126.49, while the Roper average is 16.70% more at $147.61 per month. This ranks the city 697th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

The use of electricity in Roper accounts for 1,984,485.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 565th largest amount in the state out of 777 cities. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 4,091.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 109th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city is home to zero power generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Roper

Roper 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.
248th11.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Roper
697th$147.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Roper Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Roper, North Carolina

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

Creswell, NC Electricity Overview

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On average, Creswell's residents purchase residential electricity for 11.44 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.47% less than the average North Carolina price of 11.73 cents and 20.89% below the nationwide average of 14.46 cents. Creswell has the 705th highest population in the state, with 207 residents calling the city home. The North Carolina average monthly residential power bill is $126.49, while the Creswell average is 16.70% more at $147.61 per month. This ranks the city 697th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

The use of electricity in Creswell accounts for 846,986.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 695th largest amount in the state out of 777 cities. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per resident 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 the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city is home to zero power generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Creswell

Creswell 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.
248th11.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Creswell
697th$147.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Creswell Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Creswell, North Carolina

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

Electricity Production in Washington County, North Carolina

Power Plants in Washington County, North Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Albemarle Beach SolarAlbemarle Beach Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Washington County NC Solar 217,279
Creswell Alligood Solar, LLCDuke Energy Progress (100.00%)
Washington County NC Solar 27,692
Plymouth Solar LLCSunEnergy1 (100.00%)
Washington County NC Solar 5,039

Washington County, North Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Washington County creates 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2948th largest amount of any county in the United States. More telling of the county's pollution reality is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 93rd highest county in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. The main fuel type used in Washington County is Solar, making up 100.00% of the fuel used in the county for electricity production. Washington County has 3 power producing plants, which is 740th highest in the United States.

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Washington County, North Carolina Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Washington County offering electricity. Of those 2, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Oftentimes net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and North Carolina has pretty good regulations for consumers interested in purchasing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Washington County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 12.46% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the North Carolina average is 3.99%, resulting in a rank of 2931st best in the country and a state rank of 96th best out of 3221 and 100 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Washington County, North Carolina

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Washington County, North Carolina?

By total revenue, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Washington County, North Carolina.

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Washington County, North Carolina.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy6,756
2Tideland EMC1,632

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

Washington County, North Carolina is home to 3 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-10-24