Jefferson County, New York Electric Profile

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Jefferson County generates 0.73% of its electricity from non-renewable fuel types, resulting in a ranking of 939th in the United States out of 3220 counties for total electricity production from non-renewable fuel sources.

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Jefferson County ranks 345th out of 3220 counties in the nation for megawatt hours generated by solar power.

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Jefferson County is ranked 2nd out of 62 for worst polluting county in New York based on pollution per capita. The county emits 5,246.7 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

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Jefferson County produces 99.27% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 6.41 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

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Jefferson County is the 25th most populous county in the state.

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Jefferson County produces 6.46 megawatt hours per capita a year, making it the 18 highest county out of 62 counties for production per capita in the state.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    790,367 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    709,103 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    703,951 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    5,152 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.46 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    576,265,626 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,246.7 kg

Watertown, NY Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Watertown home purchase electricity for, on average, 11.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 40.42% less than the average state rate of 18.85 cents. Production from renewable fuel sources totals 3.45 megawatt hours generated per person, which ranks them 68th in the state out of 1195 cities. With 100.00% of its electricity generation coming from sustainable fuel types, the city ranks 20th in New York out of 1195 cities for total electricity production from renewable sources.

Watertown emits 803.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 1136th worst polluting city out of 1195 cities in the state. At 803.58 kilograms per person and 25,622 citizens in the city, the city emits 20,589,230.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. This is the 146th highest amount in New York for total emissions from electricity use. Conventional Hydroelectric is the fuel of choice in Watertown, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel type. There are 5 electricity generation plants in Watertown, which is the 5th highest number of plants in a city in the state and the 1412th highest number of power plants per person in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Watertown

Watertown 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.
125th9.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Watertown
177th$79.06Average residential monthly electricity bill for Watertown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Watertown, New York

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National GridBUNDLED13.7589.98No DataIcon representing missing value.10,431,7591,433,858,395
Philadelphia, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED5.8359.32No DataIcon representing missing value.8,003.1466,245.05
Theresa, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED7.8687.89No DataIcon representing missing value.5,607.17440,868.11

Fort Drum CDP, NY Electric Overview

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Fort Drum CDP has an average residential electricity price of 11.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 40.42% less than the average New York price of 18.85 cents and 16.49% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. The city generates roughly 24.39 megawatt hours per consumer in the city a year from electrical generating plants located within its borders, which ranks it as the 32nd highest generator in the state out of 1195 cities. Consumers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $88.72. This is 22.50% less than the state average bill of $114.48.

Fort Drum CDP's top fuel used for electricity production is Wood/Wood Waste Solids. They produce 313,215.51 megawatt hours, or 98.63% of the total generation in the city, from this fuel type. Tire-derived Fuels and Distillate Fuel Oil account for 1.21% and 0.17% of electricity production, respectively. Emissions in the city average 12,238.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, making them the 2nd highest polluting city out of 1195 cities in New York based on emissions per capita. At 12,238.81 kilograms per person and 13,020 citizens in the city, the city emits 159,349,320.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. Fort Drum CDP has one electricity producing plant, which is 66th most in New York and 134th most in the state when counting plants per resident.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fort Drum CDP

Fort Drum 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.
125th9.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort Drum CDP
157th$79.06Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fort Drum CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fort Drum CDP, New York

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National GridBUNDLED13.7589.98No DataIcon representing missing value.10,431,7591,433,858,395
Philadelphia, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED5.8359.32No DataIcon representing missing value.8,003.1466,245.05
Theresa, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED7.8687.89No DataIcon representing missing value.5,607.17440,868.11

Zips with electric coverage in Fort Drum CDP, New York include: 13603, 13602, 13612, 13616

Carthage, NY Electric Overview

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Carthage's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 40.39% below New York's average price of 18.85 cents and 16.45% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The city has an overabundance of 25,292.59 megawatt hours because of residents using 103.22% less electricity than is produced. The city had a 27.17% decline in the use of renewable fuel sources, like solar and wind energy, compared to non-renewable fuel sources, like coal and oil.

Electricity use in Carthage creates 1,210,622.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 852nd most of any city in New York. Averaging 355.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 1147th highest in New York for emissions per capita. The top fuel type used in Carthage is Conventional Hydroelectric, making up 90.71% of the fuel used in the city for electricity production. Carthage is home to 5 electricity producing plants, which is 5th most in New York and 31st most when counting plants per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Carthage

Carthage 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.
162nd9.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Carthage
187th$79.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Carthage Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Carthage, New York

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National GridBUNDLED13.7589.98No DataIcon representing missing value.10,431,7591,433,858,395
Philadelphia, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED5.8359.32No DataIcon representing missing value.8,003.1466,245.05
Theresa, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED7.8687.89No DataIcon representing missing value.5,607.17440,868.11

Calcium CDP, NY Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.23 cents per kilowatt hour for Calcium CDP, which is 40.42% less than New York's average price of 18.85 cents. This means the city is 155th out of 1195 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With 320 residential customers, National Grid is the largest vendor in the city. The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $114.48, while the Calcium CDP average is 22.50% lower at $88.72 per month. This is the 134th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Calcium 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 5,257,351.96 kilograms, which is 438th 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 57th highest city in New York in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Calcium CDP

Calcium 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.
125th9.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Calcium CDP
157th$79.06Average residential monthly electricity bill for Calcium CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Calcium CDP, New York

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National GridBUNDLED13.7589.98No DataIcon representing missing value.10,431,7591,433,858,395
Philadelphia, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED5.8359.32No DataIcon representing missing value.8,003.1466,245.05
Theresa, New York Electric UtilityBUNDLED7.8687.89No DataIcon representing missing value.5,607.17440,868.11

Energy Production in Jefferson County, New York

Power Plants in Jefferson County, New York

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Fort Drum CDP NY Wood/Wood Waste Solids 317,568540,112,490.051,700.78No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Glen Park Hydroelectric ProjectBlack River Hydroelectric, LLC (100.00%)
Glen Park NY Conventional Hydroelectric 106,334No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Deferiet NY Conventional Hydroelectric 45,807No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Watertown NY Conventional Hydroelectric 34,016No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
DANC LFGTE FacilityAria Energy (100.00%)
Jefferson County NY Landfill Gas 30,92616,256,566.42525.66No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Watertown NY Conventional Hydroelectric 25,620No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Black River NY Conventional Hydroelectric 21,038No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Carthage NY Conventional Hydroelectric 20,501No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Watertown NY Conventional Hydroelectric 16,712No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
West End Dam Hydroelectric ProjectNorthbrook Carthage LLC (100.00%)
Carthage NY Conventional Hydroelectric 16,286No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Watertown NY Conventional Hydroelectric 10,200No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Dexter NY Conventional Hydroelectric 8,089No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
PhiladlephiaEONY Generation Limited (100.00%)
Philadelphia NY Conventional Hydroelectric 6,752No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Tannery Island PowerAmpersand Tannery Island Hydro, LLC (100.00%)
Carthage NY Conventional Hydroelectric 5,665No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
NY 26 Carthage CSGStandard Solar (100.00%)
West Carthage NY Solar 5,568No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Carthage Energy LLCCarthage Energy LLC (100.00%)
Carthage NY Natural Gas 4,6272,460,286.08531.72No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Theresa NY Conventional Hydroelectric 4,343No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
NYS Rte 12 Community SolarOYA NYS Rte 12 LLC (100.00%)
Clayton NY Solar 4,066No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Blanchard Road 2 Community SolarOYA Blanchard Road 2 LLC (100.00%)
Clayton NY Solar 3,870No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Blanchard Road 1 Community SolarOYA Blanchard Road LLC (100.00%)
Clayton NY Solar 3,786No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Jefferson County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Jefferson County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county produces 45.97% of the total generation in the county from this fuel source. Other fuel sources used include Wood/Wood Waste Solids at 44.17% and Landfill Gas at 4.36% of generation. For every citizen in the county there are 5,246.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. With total emissions of 576,265,625.7 kilograms, the county ranks 15th highest in New York and 561st in the US for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county’s pollution levels. There are 26 electricity generation plants in Jefferson County, which is the 4th most plants in a county in New York and equates to the 3rd highest rate of plants per resident in the state.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
45.97%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
44.17%
LANDFILL GAS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Landfill Gas
4.36%
SOLAR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Solar
4.24%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.65%
OTHER
Other
0.61%

Jefferson County, New York Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in Jefferson County, 3 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. The state of New York has commendable state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Jefferson County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 3.49% of their energy lost per year. With a state average energy loss of 2.03%, Jefferson County is ranked as the 1st best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Jefferson County:

  • Adams, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
  • Alexandria Bay, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
  • Antwerp, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Black River, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Brownville, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Cape Vincent, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
  • Carthage, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.68%
    • National Grid: 16.68%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.64%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.64%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.68%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.68%
  • Chaumont, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Clayton, New York:
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Deferiet, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Dexter, New York:
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Ellisburg, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Evans Mills, New York:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Glen Park, New York:
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
  • Herrings, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
  • Mannsville, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Philadelphia, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
  • Sackets Harbor, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Theresa, New York:
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
  • Watertown, New York:
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • National Grid: 16.67%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.67%
  • West Carthage, New York:
    • National Grid: 16.69%
    • Theresa, New York Electric Utility: 16.63%
    • Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility: 16.63%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.69%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.69%
    • Abest Power & Gas: 16.69%

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

FAQ

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

There are 3 electricity providers offering service in Jefferson County, New York.

How many power plants are within Jefferson County, New York?

There are 26 active electricity plants located in Jefferson County, New York

What electricity company is the largest provider in Jefferson County, New York?

The largest electricity provider in Jefferson County, New York by total revenue is National Grid.

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

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1National Grid73,589
2Philadelphia, New York Electric Utility659
3Theresa, New York Electric Utility436

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