Bronx County, New York Electric Profile

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Bronx County is the 1731st largest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 3220 counties in the country, with a population of 1,418,207 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 340,160.95.

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Bronx County's 29.28% rise in the burning of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation in the past year is a disappointing trend.

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Bronx County’s average residential price per kilowatt hour is 83.75% above the United States average price, at 24.72 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents.

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Bronx County ranks 5th out of 62 counties in the state for total consumption, with its population using over 10,200,000 megawatt hours.

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Citizens in Bronx County experience an average of 0.67 outages lasting 77.89 minutes each year, compared to the US averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Bronx County is Con Edison.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    10,205,431 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    340,161 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    340,161 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,262,527,027 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,595.34 kg

Energy Production in Bronx County, New York

Power Plants in Bronx County, New York

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RiverbayRiverbay Corp (100.00%)
Bronx County NY Natural Gas 176,588.9551,661,139.99292.55No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bronx County NY Natural Gas 58,87934,845,191.78591.81No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bronx County NY Natural Gas 54,69532,903,354.96601.58No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Montefieor Medical Center Moses DivisionMontefiore Medical Center Moses Division (100.00%)
Bronx County NY Natural Gas 30,11019,915,020.57661.41No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bronx ZooNew York Zoological Society (100.00%)
Bronx County NY Natural Gas 19,8756,425,247.64323.28No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Albert Einstein College of MedicineAlbert Einstein College of Medicine (100.00%)
Bronx County NY Distillate Fuel Oil 620,520.993,420.17No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Montefiore Mount Vernon HospitalMontefiore Mount Vernon Hospital (100.00%)
Bronx County NY Distillate Fuel Oil 45,630.311,407.58No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Montefiore - Westchester SquareMontefiore-Westchester Square (100.00%)
Bronx County NY Distillate Fuel Oil 312,520.034,173.34No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Bronx County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Bronx County results in 2,262,527,027.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 143rd most of any county in the nation. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 1,595.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 23rd highest county in New York and 2652nd nationally for CO2 pollution per capita. Around 98.46% of Bronx County’s electricity is produced using Natural Gas. Bronx County is home to 8 electricity producing plants, which is the 291st most power plants within a county and the 2016th highest number of power plants per resident out of the US' 3220 counties.

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98.46%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
1.54%

Bronx County, New York Net Metering

Bronx County is home to one electricity company. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in installing personal solar panels, the only company in town allows for net metering. At the state level, New York is known for decent net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

In Bronx County one company reports energy loss, Con Edison. They average an annual energy loss of 3.67%. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% while the New York average is 2.03%, resulting in a rank of 820th best in the country and a state rank of 9th best out of 3220 and 62 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Bronx County, New York

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Bronx County, New York?

The largest electricity company in Bronx County, New York by total customer count is Con Edison.

What electricity companies offer service in Bronx County, New York?

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1Con Edison180,673

How many power plants are in Bronx County, New York?

There are 8 electricity plants in Bronx County, New York

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16