Chautauqua County, New York Electric Profile

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Emitting 177,035,168.48 kilograms of CO2 gases, Chautauqua County has the 1309th worst pollution level due to electricity consumption of any county in the United States and 24th highest in New York.

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Chautauqua County is ranked as the 26th largest generator of electricity in New York out of 62 counties for electricity generation, generating 369,162 megawatt hours.

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The US national average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of Chautauqua County enjoy an average rate that is 20.99% less at 10.63 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Chautauqua County ranks 25th in the state out of 62 counties for total generation of electricity from non-renewable fuel types, with 74,994 of the county’s 369,162 megawatt hours coming from those fuel types.

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The burning of natural gas in Chautauqua County yields a total of 74,994 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 545th in the United States out of 3220 counties.

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The largest supplier in Chautauqua County by megawatt hours sold is National Grid.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    913,195 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    369,162 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    294,168 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    74,994 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.91 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    177,035,168 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,395.04 kg

Jamestown, NY Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for citizens of Jamestown is roughly 10.80 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this rate is lower than both the New York and the United States average rates of 18.85 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. National Grid sells 5,195.03 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. The city produces approximately 2.54 megawatt hours per consumer in the city a year from power generating plants within its borders, which makes it the 94th highest generator out of 1195 cities in the state.

Jamestown is the 33rd worst ranked city in New York out of 1195 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 63,747,313.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per capita, which is 2,160.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Jamestown is the 28th highest polluting city in New York. The city has one power generation plant in the city. This is the 66th most power plants within a single city and the 152nd highest number of power plants per resident, out of 1195 cities, in New York. When considering electricity production, Jamestown's top fuel is Natural Gas, making up 100.00% of production in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jamestown

Jamestown residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.095/kWh$99.71/mo.$55.42/mo.
167th9.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jamestown
130th$78.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jamestown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jamestown, New York

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Brocton, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED5.9255.87No DataIcon representing missing value.9,004.61533,003.54
Jamestown Board of Public UtilityBUNDLED8.5670.7874,994161,12713,797,458
Mayville, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED6.5264.32No DataIcon representing missing value.10,524.97686,198.96
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

Dunkirk, NY Electric Overview

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On average, Dunkirk's residential electricity price is 10.80 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 42.70% below New York's average rate of 18.85 cents and 19.69% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in the city have 0.75 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 165.34 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. National Grid is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers.

Electricity use in Dunkirk results in the release of 18,319,671.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 166th highest in the state out of 1195 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 990th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dunkirk

Dunkirk residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.095/kWh$99.71/mo.$55.42/mo.
167th9.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dunkirk
130th$78.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dunkirk Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dunkirk, New York

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Brocton, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED5.9255.87No DataIcon representing missing value.9,004.61533,003.54
Jamestown Board of Public UtilityBUNDLED8.5670.78No DataIcon representing missing value.161,12713,797,458
Mayville, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED6.5264.32No DataIcon representing missing value.10,524.97686,198.96
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

Fredonia, NY Electric Overview

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Fredonia's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.80 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 18.85 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The city generates over 200,000 megawatt hours from its electrical power plants, which is the 16th most in total generation for a city in New York. The power grid in the city experiences an average of 0.75 outages per consumer each year, with outages lasting roughly 165.34 minutes. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

On average, Fredonia residents emit 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 1157th highest polluting city out of 1195 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 0 kilograms per person and 10,464 residents in the city, the city emits 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. About 100.00% of electricity in Fredonia comes from production using Wind. Fredonia is home to one power plant, which is 66th highest in New York and 130th most when considering plants per citizen.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fredonia

Fredonia residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.095/kWh$99.71/mo.$55.42/mo.
175th9.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fredonia
144th$78.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fredonia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fredonia, New York

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Brocton, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED5.9255.87No DataIcon representing missing value.9,004.61533,003.54
Jamestown Board of Public UtilityBUNDLED8.5670.78No DataIcon representing missing value.161,12713,797,458
Mayville, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED6.5264.32No DataIcon representing missing value.10,524.97686,198.96
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

Energy Production in Chautauqua County, New York

Power Plants in Chautauqua County, New York

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Arkwright Summit Wind Farm LLCArkwright Summit Wind Farm LLC (100.00%)
Fredonia NY Wind 245,814No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Jamestown NY Natural Gas 74,99434,283,923.1457.16No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Chautauqua LFGTE FacilityChautauqua County (100.00%)
Chautauqua County NY Landfill Gas 40,62426,020,941.1640.53No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Chautauqua County NY Wind 7,730No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Chautauqua County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 1,395.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are released in the county due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 2698th worst in the United States. This adds up to total emissions of 177,035,168.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 1309th highest for total pollution in the nation. Wind is the fuel of choice in Chautauqua County, with 68.68% of electricity production coming from the fuel. Taken together with Natural Gas (20.31%) and Landfill Gas (11.00%), the three fuel types make up 100.00% of the production. Chautauqua County isp home to 4 electricity generation plants, which is 501st highest in the country and 1370th highest when considering power plants per citizen.

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68.68%
NATURAL GAS
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11.00%

Chautauqua County, New York Net Metering

There are 6 companies in Chautauqua County providing electricity. Of those 6, 83.33% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Residents of New York have commendable net metering laws that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity companies in Chautauqua County that report energy loss, including National Grid, Jamestown Board of Public Utility, and New York State Electric & Gas. Combined, these 3 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 5.56% of electricity produced. With a state average energy loss of 2.03%, Chautauqua County is ranked as the 17th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Chautauqua County:

  • Bemus Point, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Brocton, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Cassadaga, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Celoron, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Cherry Creek, New York:
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • New York State Electric & Gas: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Dunkirk, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Falconer, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Fredonia, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Jamestown, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Lakewood, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Mayville, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Panama, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Sherman, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Silver Creek, New York:
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • New York State Electric & Gas: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Sinclairville, New York:
    • National Grid: 12.50%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 12.50%
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.50%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 12.50%
  • Westfield, New York:
    • Westfield Electrical: 10.06%
    • Mayville, New York Electric Utility: 22.49%
    • Brocton, New York Electric Utility: 22.49%
    • Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative: 22.49%
    • Jamestown Board of Public Utility: 22.49%

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

FAQ

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

County Customers RankArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.ProviderArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.County CustomersArrow DownBlue arrow pointing down.
1National Grid46,683
2Jamestown Board of Public Utility18,936
3New York State Electric & Gas8,275
4Steuben Rural Electric Cooperative1,659
5Mayville, New York Electric Utility1,173
6Brocton, New York Electric Utility885

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Chautauqua County, New York?

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

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

There are 6 electricity providers operating in Chautauqua County, New York.

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

There are 4 electricity plants in Chautauqua County, New York

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