Camden County, New Jersey Electric Profile

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Camden County generates 0.21 megawatt hours per resident of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Camden County the 15th highest ranking county out of 21 counties for renewable production per capita in New Jersey.

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Camden County is ranked as the 1062nd highest producer of electricity in the United States out of 3220 counties for total electricity production, generating 303,049 megawatt hours.

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Camden County residents have an average residential monthly electricity bill of $123.26, which is 9.59% higher than the state average bill of $112.48 and 2.51% higher than the US average bill of $120.24.

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Camden County’s average residential electricity rate is 18.25 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 35.67% higher than the nationwide average of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Camden County is 7th in New Jersey rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 105,331.47 megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuel types.

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There has been a 36.69% increase in the use of non-renewable fuels throughout the past 12 months in Camden County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    4,132,563 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    303,049 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    105,331 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    197,718 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.6 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,279,714,964 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,526.73 kg

Camden, NJ Electric Overview

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Camden has an average residential electricity rate of 16.36 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 0.73% higher than the state's average rate of 16.25 cents, resulting in the city ranking 269th out of 545 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Solar generation plants in the city generate, on average, 0.12 megawatt hours per person living within the city. The average residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $104.73 per month.

Electricity consumption in Camden has byproducts of 459,283,347.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 3rd most of any city in the state. Additionally, the city ranks 4th worst in the state in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. About 39.51% of electricity in Camden comes from production using Natural Gas. Secondary fuels used during electricity production include Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste at 31.55% and Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste at 25.81% of generation. Camden has the 6th most electricity generation plants of any city in the state, with 5 total power plants. This is also the 65th most plants per person in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Camden

Camden residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.185/kWh$0.141/kWh$180.40/mo.$62.00/mo.
295th17.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Camden
36th$101.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Camden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Camden, New Jersey

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PSEGBUNDLED17.46101.47No DataIcon representing missing value.12,830,0262,240,163,420

Zips with electric coverage in Camden, New Jersey include: 08105, 08109, 08104, 08110, 08103, 08102

Lindenwold, NJ Electric Overview

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Lindenwold's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 19.23 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 $132.91. This is 18.17% more than the state average of $112.48. PSEG sells 7,501.47 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Lindenwold 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 33,004,406.91 kilograms, the city ranks 67th worst in New Jersey for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lindenwold

Lindenwold residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.194/kWh$0.163/kWh$214.15/mo.$72.98/mo.
424th18.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lindenwold
442nd$125.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lindenwold Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lindenwold, New Jersey

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PSEGBUNDLED17.46101.47No DataIcon representing missing value.12,830,0262,240,163,420

Cherry Hill Mall CDP, NJ Electric Overview

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Cherry Hill Mall CDP's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 16.36 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.73% more than the average state rate of 16.25 cents and 21.66% more than the US average of 13.45. Electricity generation plants in the city have seen a 1.69% drop in the use of renewable energy versus non-renewable fuels. The average residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $104.73 per month.

Around 1,875.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 505th highest polluter in New Jersey out of 545 cities. A total of 26,386,201.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 88th worst in New Jersey for total pollution from electricity use. The city has one power generation plant in the city. This is the 35th most power plants within a city and the 62nd highest number of plants per capita, out of 545 cities, in the state. Cherry Hill Mall CDP's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cherry Hill Mall CDP

Cherry Hill Mall CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.185/kWh$0.141/kWh$180.40/mo.$62.00/mo.
295th17.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cherry Hill Mall CDP
36th$101.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cherry Hill Mall CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cherry Hill Mall CDP, New Jersey

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PSEGBUNDLED17.46101.47No DataIcon representing missing value.12,830,0262,240,163,420

Zips with electric coverage in Cherry Hill Mall CDP, New Jersey include: 08002, 08109, 08034

Energy Production in Camden County, New Jersey

Power Plants in Camden County, New Jersey

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Camden Resource Recovery FacilityCovanta (100.00%)
Camden NJ Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 159,598329,865,741.62,066.85No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Camden Plant Holdings LLCTalen Energy (100.00%)
Camden NJ Natural Gas 109,93953,381,278.3485.55No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Riverside Renewable Energy LLCRiverside Renewable Energy (100.00%)
Gloucester City NJ Solar 10,158No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Camden NJ Solar 5,316No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Camden County NJ Solar 4,269No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Pennsauken LandfillEPP Renewable Energy (100.00%)
Camden County NJ Landfill Gas 3,4882,127,632.27609.99No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
DG Camden LLC HoltecNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Camden NJ Solar 3,385No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Pennsauken SolarEPP Renewable Energy (100.00%)
Camden County NJ Solar 2,188No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cherry Hill Mall CDP NJ Solar 1,804No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Camden County NJ Solar 1,460No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cherry HillNFI Solar LLC (100.00%)
Camden County NJ Solar 1,444No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Camden County, New Jersey Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For electricity production purposes, Camden County's primary fuel source is Natural Gas, accounting for 109,939 megawatt hours, or 36.28% of generation in the county. Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste and Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste are also important fuel sources in the county, with 28.97% and 23.70% of total electricity generation coming from each fuel source, respectively. Roughly 1,279,714,964.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released a year in the county due to electricity use. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 2,526.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them 2464th highest county in the nation for CO2 pollution per capita. Camden County is home to 11 electricity producing plants, which is the 168th most plants within a county and the 1638th highest amount of plants per person out of the nation's 3220 counties.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
36.28%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
28.97%
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Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
23.70%
SOLAR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Solar
9.91%
LANDFILL GAS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Landfill Gas
1.15%

Camden County, New Jersey Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Camden County include PSEG and Atlantic City Electric At the state level, New Jersey is known for favorable net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Camden County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 6.54% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, Camden County is ranked as the 2677th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Camden County, New Jersey

Providers In Each City in Camden County:

  • Audubon, New Jersey:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
  • Audubon Park, New Jersey:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
  • Barrington, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Bellmawr, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Berlin, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
  • Brooklawn, New Jersey:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
  • Camden, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Chesilhurst, New Jersey:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
  • Clementon, New Jersey:
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
  • Collingswood, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
  • Gibbsboro, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 13.77%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 11.23%
  • Gloucester City, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Haddon Heights, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Haddonfield, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Hi-Nella, New Jersey:
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Laurel Springs, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 22.08%
    • PSEG: 2.92%
  • Lawnside, New Jersey:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
  • Lindenwold, New Jersey:
    • Atlantic City Electric: 21.90%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 3.10%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Magnolia, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
  • Merchantville, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
  • Mount Ephraim, New Jersey:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
  • Oaklyn, New Jersey:
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Pine Hill, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Pine Valley, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
  • Runnemede, New Jersey:
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Somerdale, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
  • Stratford, New Jersey:
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Atlantic City Electric: 1.75%
    • PSEG: 23.25%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Tavistock, New Jersey:
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
  • Woodlynne, New Jersey:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • NuGen Capital Management: 25.00%
    • PSEG: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Camden County, New Jersey?

Camden County, New Jersey has 2 electricity providers offering service in the area.

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

Camden County, New Jersey has 11 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Camden County, New Jersey?

By total customer count, PSEG is the largest electricity supplier in Camden County, New Jersey.

What electricity companies offer service in Camden County, New Jersey?

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1PSEG137,183
2Atlantic City Electric24,068

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16