Atlantic County, New Jersey Electric Profile

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With 41,319 megawatt hours generated using solar, Atlantic County ranks 11th in New Jersey out of 21 counties for solar power electricity generation.

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As the 13th largest producer of electricity in the state out of 21 counties, Atlantic County produces 178,325.5 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

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Atlantic County ranks 15th out of 21 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens using over 2,100,000 megawatt hours.

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Atlantic County ranks 11th out of 21 counties in the state for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.16 megawatt hours generated per person.

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Renewable electricity fuels account for 42.96%, or 76,606 megawatt hours, of Atlantic County’s total energy production.

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Atlantic County is the 15th largest county in the state, with 263,670 residents residing in the county.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,151,422 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    178,326 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    76,606 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    101,719 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.68 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    551,954,047 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,093.35 kg

Atlantic City, NJ Electric Overview

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On average, Atlantic City's residential electricity rate is 19.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 20.87% above the state's average price of 16.25 cents. This ranks the city 467th lowest for average electricity price out of 545 cities in New Jersey. Generation from renewable fuels comes to 0.61 megawatt hours produced per customer in the city. More electricity is consumed in Atlantic City than produced, with consumption adding up to 246.97% of production.

Around 3,284.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 13th highest polluter in New Jersey out of 545 cities. A total of 124,793,384.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 16th worst in New Jersey for total pollution from electricity use. Roughly 81.52% of Atlantic City’s electricity is produced using Natural Gas. Other fuel sources used include Wind at 15.98% and Solar at 2.43%. Atlantic City is home to 4 electricity plants, which is 8th most in the state and 46th most when counting power plants per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Atlantic City

Atlantic City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.163/kWh$218.93/mo.$73.73/mo.
427th18.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Atlantic City
447th$128.88Average residential monthly electricity bill for Atlantic City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Atlantic City, New Jersey

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Atlantic City ElectricBUNDLED18.29128.88No DataIcon representing missing value.3,781,745691,575,996

Zips with electric coverage in Atlantic City, New Jersey include: 08401, 08406, 08203

Pleasantville, NJ Electric Overview

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Pleasantville has an average residential electricity rate of 19.64 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 20.87% higher than the state's average rate of 16.25 cents, resulting in the city ranking 467th out of 545 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $136.9 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Atlantic City Electric has 1,048 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

Pleasantville emits 1,905.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 282nd worst polluting city out of 545 cities in New Jersey based on emissions per capita. A total of 38,684,899.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 52nd highest in the state for total pollution. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pleasantville

Pleasantville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.163/kWh$218.93/mo.$73.73/mo.
427th18.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pleasantville
447th$128.88Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pleasantville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pleasantville, New Jersey

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Atlantic City ElectricBUNDLED18.29128.88No DataIcon representing missing value.3,781,745691,575,996

Hammonton, NJ Electric Overview

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Hammonton's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 19.64 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately for the citizens, this price is more than both the state and nationwide average rates of 16.25 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $136.9. This is 21.71% more than the state average of $112.48. Atlantic City Electric sells 77,505.3 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Hammonton residents emit 1,905.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 282nd highest polluting city out of 545 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 26,942,800.77 kilograms, the city ranks 82nd worst in New Jersey for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hammonton

Hammonton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.163/kWh$218.93/mo.$73.73/mo.
427th18.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hammonton
447th$128.88Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hammonton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hammonton, New Jersey

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Atlantic City ElectricBUNDLED18.29128.88No DataIcon representing missing value.3,781,745691,575,996

Energy Production in Atlantic County, New Jersey

Power Plants in Atlantic County, New Jersey

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DTE Atlantic, LLCDTE Atlantic, LLC (100.00%)
Atlantic City NJ Natural Gas 55,95753,062,016.28948.26No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
ACM - Midtown ThermalACM Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Atlantic City NJ Natural Gas 46,476.528,641,042.37616.25No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Atlantic City NJ Wind 20,056No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
AC Landfill Energy LLCMarina Energy (100.00%)
Atlantic County NJ Landfill Gas 15,2319,456,276.49620.86No DataIcon representing missing value.9/2021
Delilah Road LandfillClean Capital (100.00%)
Atlantic County NJ Solar 14,158No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Buena NJ Solar 9,406No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Atlantic County NJ Solar 4,855No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Atlantic City Convention CenterConstellation Solar (100.00%)
Atlantic City NJ Solar 3,054No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Atlantic County NJ Solar 3,019No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Barrette Outdoor Living, Inc.Dynamic Energy (100.00%)
Atlantic County NJ Solar 2,668No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Atlantic County NJ Solar 1,958No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.12/2028
AC Criminal Courts Complex SPE2, LLCSustainable Power Group (100.00%)
Atlantic County NJ Solar 1,826No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Atlantic County NJ Solar 375No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Atlantic County NJ Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source -714No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Atlantic County, New Jersey Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 551,954,047.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted a year in Atlantic County due to electricity use. This total also equates to a ranking of 10th highest in New Jersey for pollution per capita. Natural Gas is the primary fuel in Atlantic County, with 57.39% of electricity generation coming from the fuel type. When taken together with Solar (23.17%) and Wind (11.25%), these three fuel sources make up 91.81% of the electricity generation in the county. Atlantic County isp home to 14 electricity plants, which is 11th most in New Jersey and 11th most when counting plants per citizen.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
57.39%
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Solar
Solar
Solar
23.17%
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Wind
Wind
11.25%
LANDFILL GAS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Landfill Gas
8.54%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.05%
OTHER
Other
-0.40%

Atlantic County, New Jersey Net Metering

Atlantic County is home to one electric company. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in having personal solar panels, the sole company in town has net metering practices in place. Regulations put in place at the state level are some of the best for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Atlantic County is about 7.60% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The US average is 2.76%, meaning Atlantic County ranks 2787th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Atlantic County, New Jersey

Providers In Each City in Atlantic County:

  • Absecon, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Atlantic City, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.07%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.98%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.98%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.98%
  • Brigantine, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.20%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.93%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.93%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.93%
  • Buena, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Corbin City, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.05%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.98%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.98%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.98%
  • Egg Harbor City, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Estell Manor, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Folsom, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Hammonton, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Linwood, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.23%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.92%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.92%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.92%
  • Longport, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.65%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.78%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.78%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.78%
  • Margate City, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.17%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.94%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.94%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.94%
  • Northfield, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Pleasantville, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Port Republic, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Somers Point, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.06%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.98%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.98%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.98%
  • Ventnor City, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.11%
    • Sunwave Energy: 24.96%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 24.96%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.96%

* 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 Atlantic County, New Jersey?

By total revenue, Atlantic City Electric is the largest electricity provider in Atlantic County, New Jersey.

How many power plants are within Atlantic County, New Jersey?

There are 14 active power plants in Atlantic County, New Jersey

Which electricity companies offer service in Atlantic County, New Jersey?

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1Atlantic City Electric103,541

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16