Strafford County, NH: 17 Electric Providers

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Strafford County, New Hampshire Electricity Overview

Electric generation facilities in Strafford County saw a 24.19% rise in the burning of non-renewable fuel types over the last 12 months, surely a step in the wrong direction.

As the 7th highest generator of electricity out of 10 counties in New Hampshire, Strafford County generates 51,794 megawatt hours of electricity.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Strafford County is Eversource Energy.

Strafford County has a population of 132,275 citizens.

Strafford County produces 37,505.18 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuels. This ranks Strafford County 6th in the state out of 10 counties for total renewable electricity generation.

Strafford County ranks 2nd out of 10 counties in the state for total natural gas generation, with 13,910.13 megawatt hours produced using the source.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,006,217 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.61 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    51,794 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    37,505 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    14,289 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.39 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    177,192,429 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,339.58 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Dover

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Dover Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

20.43¢ per kWh

  • 10.69% lower than last month
  • 33.85% lower than March last year
  • 8.94% lower than the New Hampshire average
  • 22.17% higher than the US average
  • 67th in the state out of 100 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 19 since March last year
  • 27,441st in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,237 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,635 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

26.32¢ per kWh

  • 3.2% lower than last month
  • 10.04% lower than March last year
  • 0.13% lower than the New Hampshire average
  • 63.77% higher than the US average
  • 86th in the state out of 100 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since March last year
  • 29,232nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 24 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 996 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$118.95 per month

  • 14.5% lower than last month
  • 33.84% lower than March last year
  • 9.96% lower than the New Hampshire average
  • 1.34% lower than the US average
  • 67th in the state out of 100 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 19 since March last year
  • 16,753rd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3,475 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 12,904 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$151.24 per month

  • 3.24% lower than last month
  • 12.74% lower than March last year
  • 3.15% lower than the New Hampshire average
  • 11.31% higher than the US average
  • 86th in the state out of 100 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since March last year
  • 22,855th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,614 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,759 since March last year

Dover, NH Electricity Overview

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Dover averages a residential electricity price of 26.32 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within the city borders. This is, fortunately, 0.13% below the state's average price of 26.36 cents, resulting in the city ranking 86th out of 100 cities in New Hampshire for best average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 14,343.76 megawatt hours, Eversource Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city.

The 247,980.81 megawatt hours consumed in Dover must be sourced from outside of the city as there are no power plants that call the city home. The city emits 1,318.83 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 60th highest polluting city out of 100 cities in New Hampshire based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 42,992,635.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 4th largest amount in New Hampshire.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dover

Dover residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.381/kWh$0.177/kWh$234.42/mo.$88.26/mo.
86th26.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dover
86th$151.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dover Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dover, New Hampshire

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY16.21102.6919,971.473,238,104.77
Direct EnergyENERGY12.3874.74219,225.3427,140,703.35
ENGIEENERGY12.1959.73,589.72437,435.11
ENH PowerENERGY14.6079.47114,631.5616,738,920.54
Energy RewardsENERGY16.4988.2721,688.743,576,414.23

Rochester, NH Electricity Overview

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Rochester averages a residential electricity price of 26.32 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within the city borders. This is, fortunately, 0.13% below the state's average price of 26.36 cents, resulting in the city ranking 86th out of 100 cities in New Hampshire for best average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 22,479.65 megawatt hours, Eversource Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city.

The 245,835.64 megawatt hours consumed in Rochester must be sourced from outside of the city as there are no power plants that call the city home. The city emits 1,318.83 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 60th highest polluting city out of 100 cities in New Hampshire based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 42,620,724.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 5th largest amount in New Hampshire.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rochester

Rochester residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.381/kWh$0.177/kWh$234.42/mo.$88.26/mo.
86th26.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rochester
86th$151.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rochester Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rochester, New Hampshire

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY16.21102.6919,971.473,238,104.77
Direct EnergyENERGY12.3874.74219,225.3427,140,703.35
ENGIEENERGY12.1959.73,589.72437,435.11
ENH PowerENERGY14.6079.47114,631.5616,738,920.54
Energy RewardsENERGY16.4988.2721,688.743,576,414.23

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Somersworth, NH Electricity Overview

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Somersworth averages a residential electricity price of 26.32 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within the city borders. This is, fortunately, 0.13% below the state's average price of 26.36 cents, resulting in the city ranking 86th out of 100 cities in New Hampshire for best average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 4,942.49 megawatt hours, Eversource Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city.

The 91,010.23 megawatt hours consumed in Somersworth must be sourced from outside of the city as there are no power plants that call the city home. The city emits 1,318.83 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 8th highest polluting city out of 100 cities in New Hampshire based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 15,778,517.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 14th largest amount in New Hampshire.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Somersworth

Somersworth residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.381/kWh$0.177/kWh$234.42/mo.$88.26/mo.
86th26.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Somersworth
86th$151.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Somersworth Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Somersworth, New Hampshire

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyENERGY16.21102.6919,971.473,238,104.77
Direct EnergyENERGY12.3874.74219,225.3427,140,703.35
ENGIEENERGY12.1959.73,589.72437,435.11
ENH PowerENERGY14.6079.47114,631.5616,738,920.54
Energy RewardsENERGY16.4988.2721,688.743,576,414.23

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Electricity Production in Strafford County, New Hampshire

Power Plants in Strafford County, New Hampshire

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
UNH 7.9 MW PlantEmcor Energy Services (100.00%)
Durham CDP NH Landfill Gas 51,79411,723,368.42226.35

Strafford County, New Hampshire Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Strafford County, Landfill Gas is 72.41% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity production. Natural Gas and Distillate Fuel Oil make up the next highest amounts at 26.86% and 0.73%, respectively. Approximately 1,339.58 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen are released in the county from electricity consumption, making them the 2nd highest polluter in New Hampshire out of 10 counties. Total emissions in the county are 177,192,428.98 kilograms, which is the 4th highest total amount of emissions for all counties in the state. There is one power producing plant in Strafford County.

LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
72.41%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
26.86%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.73%

Strafford County, New Hampshire Net Metering

Of the 17 electricity companies in Strafford County, 11.76% of them report that they offer net metering. Many net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and New Hampshire has some of the best regulations for consumers interested in installing solar panels.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Strafford County who report energy loss data had an average of 6.05% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a United States average energy loss of 2.87%, Strafford County is ranked as the 2457th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Strafford County, New Hampshire?

Strafford County, New Hampshire is home to 17 electricity providers offering service in the area.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Strafford County, New Hampshire?

The largest electricity company in Strafford County, New Hampshire by total revenue is Eversource Energy.

Which electricity companies offer service in Strafford County, New Hampshire?

How many power plants are within Strafford County, New Hampshire?

There is one active electricity plant located in Strafford County, New Hampshire

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-06-13