Dutchess County, NY: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Dutchess County, New York Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Dutchess County, New York Electricity Overview

The 4,973,802.94 megawatt hours of electricity created by non-renewable fuel ranks Dutchess County at 4th out of 62 counties in the state in non-renewable energy generation.

Throughout the last 12 months Dutchess County has seen a 64.92% increase in hydroelectric power generation.

Dutchess County is the 15th largest county by population in New York, with 297,545 citizens .

Dutchess County produces 0.21 megawatt hours per resident of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Dutchess County the 1322nd highest ranking county for renewable production per capita in the country out of 3230 counties.

Roughly 0.23% of the county's production comes from hydroelectric power facilities, ranking them 21st county in the state out of 62 counties for total hydroelectric production.

Dutchess County has seen a rise in electricity generation from solar power of roughly 34.97% year over year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,101,688 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.06 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    5,036,036 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    62,233 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,973,803 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    16.93 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    793,819,709 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,667.9 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Poughkeepsie

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Poughkeepsie Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

28.07¢ per kWh

  • 5.46% higher than last month
  • 3.8% lower than April last year
  • 22.21% higher than the New York average
  • 65.96% higher than the US average
  • 1,256th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 46 since April last year
  • 29,420th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 40 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 25 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

24.11¢ per kWh

  • 0.38% lower than last month
  • 0.37% higher than April last year
  • 6.27% higher than the New York average
  • 49.56% higher than the US average
  • 1,256th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 354 since April last year
  • 29,159th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 619 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$158.59 per month

  • 10.6% lower than last month
  • 8.29% lower than April last year
  • 45.65% higher than the New York average
  • 40.67% higher than the US average
  • 1,302nd in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 30,873rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 769 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 56 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$153.2 per month

  • 0.77% lower than last month
  • 9.75% lower than April last year
  • 19.36% higher than the New York average
  • 12.58% higher than the US average
  • 1,014th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 24,500th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 664 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,634 since April last year

Poughkeepsie, NY Electricity Overview

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Residents of Poughkeepsie are charged an average residential electricity price of 24.11 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.27% more than New York's average price of 22.69 cents and 49.56% more than the national average of 16.12 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Central Hudson Gas and Electric. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $153.2. This is 11.00% higher than the nationwide average bill of $138.02.

Coming in as the 52nd worst ranked city out of 1306 cities in the state, Poughkeepsie emits 52,035,491.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 1,653.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 284th worst in New York for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Poughkeepsie, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Poughkeepsie

Poughkeepsie residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.308/kWh$0.130/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
1256th24.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Poughkeepsie
1014th$153.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Poughkeepsie Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Poughkeepsie, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY14.1084.38118,358.0316,689,044.75
All American Power and GasENERGY32.66138.423,709.581,211,699.16
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.6867.4960,298.117,648,630
American Power & GasENERGY16.51123.29104,565.3317,265,632.87
Approved Energy IIENERGY11.2661.08364.5541,044.59

Beacon, NY Electricity Overview

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Residents of Beacon are charged an average residential electricity price of 24.11 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.27% more than New York's average price of 22.69 cents and 49.56% more than the national average of 16.12 cents. Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold. With annual generation of 3,190 megawatt hours, the city is the 113th largest producer of electricity in the state.

Coming in as the 152nd worst ranked city out of 1306 cities in the state, Beacon emits 21,924,140.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 1,598.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 1210th worst in New York for pollution per capita from electricity use. There is one power plant in the city. Beacon has around 100.00% of its electricity produced by Solar.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Beacon

Beacon residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.308/kWh$0.130/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
1256th24.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Beacon
1014th$153.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Beacon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Beacon, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY14.1084.38118,358.0316,689,044.75
All American Power and GasENERGY32.66138.423,709.581,211,699.16
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.6867.4960,298.117,648,630
American Power & GasENERGY16.51123.29104,565.3317,265,632.87
Approved Energy IIENERGY11.2661.08364.5541,044.59

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Myers Corner CDP, NY Electricity Overview

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Residents of Myers Corner CDP are charged an average residential electricity price of 24.11 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.27% more than New York's average price of 22.69 cents and 49.56% more than the national average of 16.12 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Central Hudson Gas and Electric. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $153.2. This is 11.00% higher than the nationwide average bill of $138.02.

Coming in as the 192nd worst ranked city out of 1306 cities in the state, Myers Corner CDP emits 17,238,254.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 1,653.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 284th worst in New York for pollution per capita from electricity use. In Myers Corner CDP, there are no electricity producing facilities. The inhabitants must rely on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Myers Corner CDP

Myers Corner CDP residential electric rates are highest in November and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.308/kWh$0.130/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
1256th24.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Myers Corner CDP
1014th$153.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Myers Corner CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Myers Corner CDP, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY14.1084.38118,358.0316,689,044.75
All American Power and GasENERGY32.66138.423,709.581,211,699.16
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.6867.4960,298.117,648,630
American Power & GasENERGY16.51123.29104,565.3317,265,632.87
Approved Energy IIENERGY11.2661.08364.5541,044.59

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Electricity Production in Dutchess County, New York

Power Plants in Dutchess County, New York

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cricket Valley EnergyCricket Valley Energy Holdings LLC (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Natural Gas 4,967,6891,870,057,941.78376.44
Wappinger Falls HydroelectricWindsor Machinery Co Inc (100.00%)
Wappingers Falls NY Conventional Hydroelectric 11,785
Dutchess Cnty Resource Recovery FacilityDutchess County RRA (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 10,03932,082,225.363,195.76
Phillips Route 82 Solar LLCPhillips Route 82 Solar LLC (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 8,254
DOCCS GreenhavenDOCCS Greenhaven (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 5,890
Lightstar Renewables - Project 1001Distributed Solar Development, LLC (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 5,775
UnderhillUnderhill Solar LLC (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 3,891
Dutchess County NY Solar 3,699
Cream Street SolarCream Street Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Hyde Park CDP NY Solar 3,626
Wappinger 9D SolarWappinger 9D Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 3,312
Sunlight BeaconBQ Energy (100.00%)
Beacon NY Solar 3,190
County of Dutchess, NY (Airport)Solar Integrated Fund VI, LLC (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 2,902
Lightstar Renewables - Project 1002Distributed Solar Development, LLC (100.00%)
Hyde Park CDP NY Solar 2,319
JB-Tobin 2AES Clean Energy (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 1,890
Millbrook SchoolThree Rivers Solar I, LLC (100.00%)
Dutchess County NY Solar 1,775

Dutchess County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Dutchess County has the 10th most power producing plants of any county in New York, with 15 total plants. About 793,819,709.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the county because of electricity use per year. This total results in 2,667.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the county 2380th highest in the United States for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Dutchess County's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 98.67% of electricity generation using this fuel. Taken together with Solar (0.92%) and Conventional Hydroelectric (0.23%), these three fuel types account for 5,027,313.53 megawatt hours (or 99.83%) county's electricity production.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
98.67%
SOLAR
Solar
0.92%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
0.23%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.10%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.08%

Dutchess County, New York Net Metering

Out of the 46 suppliers in Dutchess County, 4.35% of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

There are 9 electricity providers in Dutchess County that report energy loss. Together, these 9 companies average a yearly energy loss of 6.01% of electricity generated. The US average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Dutchess County a rank of 2424th best in the United States out of 3230 counties.

Providers In Each City in Dutchess County:

* 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 Dutchess County, New York?

By total customer count, Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest electricity company in Dutchess County, New York.

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

There are 46 electricity companies serving customers in Dutchess County, New York.

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

There are 15 active electricity plants located in Dutchess County, New York

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

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-15