Cattaraugus County, New York Electric Profile

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National Grid is the largest provider in Cattaraugus County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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The 82,859 megawatt hours of electricity produced by non-renewable energy places Cattaraugus County at 711th out of 3220 counties in the US in non-renewable power generation.

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Cattaraugus County is the 2615th worst polluting county in the US when considering emissions per capita.

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Cattaraugus County generates 1.33 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 36 highest county out of 62 counties for production per capita in the state.

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Cattaraugus County generates 18.25% of its electricity from renewable fuels, or 0.24 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

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Cattaraugus County is 418th out of 3220 counties in the United States in solar power generation, with 18,492 megawatt hours produced from solar power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    547,739 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    101,351 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    18,492 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    82,859 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.33 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    136,025,474 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,787.06 kg

Olean, NY Electric Overview

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Olean has an average residential electricity price of 12.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 32.43% less than the average New York price of 18.85 cents and 5.29% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. The city ranks 93rd out of 1195 cities in New York for renewable energy generation per capita, with 0.9 megawatt hours being produced per resident. The city produces 82,813.76 megawatt hours from the use of natural gas as the fuel source, making them the 12th ranked city in New York for total electricity production from natural gas out of 1195 cities.

Olean's top fuel used for electricity production is Natural Gas. They produce 82,813.76 megawatt hours, or 86.99% of the total generation in the city, from this fuel type. Solar and Distillate Fuel Oil account for 12.97% and 0.05% of electricity production, respectively. Emissions in the city average 2,993.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, making them the 24th highest polluting city out of 1195 cities in New York based on emissions per capita. At 2,993.85 kilograms per person and 13,670 citizens in the city, the city emits 40,925,863.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. Olean has 3 electricity producing plants, which is 14th most in New York and 100th most in the state when counting plants per resident.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Olean

Olean residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.109/kWh$114.20/mo.$60.86/mo.
294th11.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Olean
655th$91.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Olean Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Olean, New York

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National GridBUNDLED13.7589.98No DataIcon representing missing value.10,431,7591,433,858,395
Steuben Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.35113.57No DataIcon representing missing value.67,709.318,362,117.31
Valley Village PowerBUNDLED8.1169.78No DataIcon representing missing value.12,892.771,045,859.88

Salamanca, NY Electric Overview

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Salamanca's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.00 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 36.33% below New York's average price of 18.85 cents and 10.76% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in the city deal with 0.75 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 165.34 minutes. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. Selling 99,238.69 megawatt hours, Salamanca Board of Public Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Salamanca creates 8,487,419.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 315th most of any city in New York. The city also ranks 243rd worst in New York in pollution per resident, averaging 1,544.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 39,556.47 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Salamanca

Salamanca residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.109/kWh$114.20/mo.$60.86/mo.
266th10.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Salamanca
270th$86.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Salamanca Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Salamanca, New York

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National GridBUNDLED13.7589.98No DataIcon representing missing value.10,431,7591,433,858,395
Salamanca Board of Public UtilitiesBUNDLED5.4457.49No DataIcon representing missing value.38,838.492,114,469.87
Steuben Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.35113.57No DataIcon representing missing value.67,709.318,362,117.31
Valley Village PowerBUNDLED8.1169.78No DataIcon representing missing value.12,892.771,045,859.88

St. Bonaventure CDP, NY Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.74 cents per kilowatt hour for St. Bonaventure CDP, which is 32.43% less than New York's average price of 18.85 cents. This means the city is 287th out of 1195 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With 118 residential customers, National Grid is the largest vendor in the city. The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $114.48, while the St. Bonaventure CDP average is 15.49% lower at $96.75 per month. This is the 460th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

St. Bonaventure CDP has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 2,947,513.92 kilograms, which is 605th highest in the state out of 1195 cities. The city averages 1,544.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 243rd highest city in New York in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in St. Bonaventure CDP

St. Bonaventure CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.109/kWh$114.20/mo.$60.86/mo.
305th11.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of St. Bonaventure CDP
655th$91.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for St. Bonaventure CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in St. Bonaventure CDP, New York

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National GridBUNDLED13.7589.98No DataIcon representing missing value.10,431,7591,433,858,395
Steuben Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.35113.57No DataIcon representing missing value.67,709.318,362,117.31
Valley Village PowerBUNDLED8.1169.78No DataIcon representing missing value.12,892.771,045,859.88

Zips with electric coverage in St. Bonaventure CDP, New York include: 14760, 14706, 14778

Energy Production in Cattaraugus County, New York

Power Plants in Cattaraugus County, New York

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Indeck Olean Energy CenterIndeck-Olean Ltd Partnership (100.00%)
Olean NY Natural Gas 82,85940,246,454.09485.72No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Solean Solar ProjectBQ Energy (100.00%)
Cattaraugus County NY Solar 6,148No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Homer Street EastJSF Energy, LLC (25.00%)Renewable Strategies LLC (25.00%)Olean Gateway Turnkey LLC (25.00%)BQ Energy (25.00%)
Olean NY Solar 1,553No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Homer Street WestJSF Energy, LLC (25.00%)BQ Energy (25.00%)Olean Gateway Turnkey LLC (25.00%)Renewable Strategies LLC (25.00%)
Olean NY Solar 1,533No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Cattaraugus County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Cattaraugus County has around 81.71% of its electricity produced by Natural Gas. Solar (18.25%) is also used for electricity production, as well as Distillate Fuel Oil (0.04%). The county has 4 power plants, which is 42nd highest in the state. Electricity consumption in Cattaraugus County results in the release of 136,025,473.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is 1531st highest in the country out of 3220 counties and 28th highest in New York out of 62 counties. The county also ranks 2615th highest in pollution per capita, averaging 1,787.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen.

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81.71%
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18.25%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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0.04%

Cattaraugus County, New York Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Cattaraugus County include National Grid, New York State Electric & Gas, and Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and New York has decent regulations for consumers interested in installing solar panels.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Cattaraugus County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 6.20% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the New York average is 2.03%, resulting in a rank of 2609th best in the country and a state rank of 21st best out of 3220 and 62 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Cattaraugus County:

  • Allegany, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Cattaraugus, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Delevan, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Ellicottville, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Franklinville, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Little Valley, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Olean, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Portville, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • Salamanca, New York:
    • National Grid: 15.37%
    • Valley Village Power: 15.37%
    • Sunwave Energy: 15.37%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 15.37%
    • Salamanca Board of Public Utilities: 7.75%
    • Ambit Energy: 15.37%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 15.37%
  • South Dayton, New York:
    • Valley Village Power: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 16.67%
    • New York State Electric & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Cattaraugus County, New York?

The largest electricity company in Cattaraugus County, New York by total customer count is National Grid.

How many power plants are located in Cattaraugus County, New York?

There are 4 electricity plants located in Cattaraugus County, New York

Which electricity companies offer service in Cattaraugus County, New York?

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1National Grid65,803
2New York State Electric & Gas6,852
3Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative2,024
4Valley Village Power1,401

How many electric companies offer service in Cattaraugus County, New York?

Cattaraugus County, New York is home to 4 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16