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Oswego County, New York Electricity Overview

Oswego County ranks 1st in New York out of 62 counties for production per capita from nuclear power, averaging 193.28 megawatt hours generated from nuclear plants.

Oswego County has seen a rise in electricity generation from solar energy of roughly 149.88% year over year.

Oswego County produces 99.02% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel types. This equates to 238.5 megawatt hours per citizen and places Oswego County as the highest county in New York out of 62 counties for non-renewable generation per capita each year.

Oswego County ranks 26th in New York out of 62 counties for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.18 megawatt hours generated per person.

In Oswego County, 28,211,252.36 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuel types. Oswego County ranks 7th in the county out of 3230 counties for total electricity production from non-renewable fuels.

Citizens of Oswego County use enough electricity to release 483.77 kilograms of CO2 gases per capita, which is the 2823rd highest amount of pollution from electricity use for a county in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    835,512 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.06 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    28,491,404 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    280,151 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    28,211,252 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    240.87 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    57,223,930 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    483.77 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Oswego

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Oswego Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.95¢ per kWh

  • 2.92% lower than last month
  • 7.64% higher than April last year
  • 34.89% lower than the New York average
  • 11.58% lower than the US average
  • 415th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 87 since April last year
  • 15,797th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2,029 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,103 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.64¢ per kWh

  • 0.53% higher than last month
  • 10.68% lower than April last year
  • 26.68% lower than the New York average
  • 3.19% higher than the US average
  • 748th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 45 since April last year
  • 22,816th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 59 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,228 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$88.79 per month

  • 6.43% lower than last month
  • 9.64% higher than April last year
  • 18.45% lower than the New York average
  • 21.25% lower than the US average
  • 381st in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 135 since April last year
  • 6,078th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 272 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,523 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$104.13 per month

  • 0.63% higher than last month
  • 13.18% lower than April last year
  • 18.88% lower than the New York average
  • 23.48% lower than the US average
  • 54th in the state out of 1,303 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 331 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 744 since April last year
  • 4,244th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 230 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,720 since April last year

Oswego, NY Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living in Oswego are paying a residential electricity rate of 16.64 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 26.68% less than the state's average rate of 22.69 cents. The city has a ranking of 67th out of 1306 cities in the state for renewable energy production per capita, with 1.61 megawatt hours being produced per citizen. The city ranks 29th out of 1306 cities in the state for total megawatt hours produced from renewable fuels with a total of 27,533 megawatt hours generated.

Oswego has roughly 41.08% of its electricity produced by Residual Fuel Oil. Natural Gas and Conventional Hydroelectric make up the next highest amounts at 36,023.51 megawatt hours (33.38%) and 27,076 megawatt hours (25.09%), respectively. The city is the 34th highest ranked city in the state out of 1306 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 65,809,330.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per citizen in the city, which amounts to 3,847.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks the city as the 11th highest polluting city in New York. Oswego has 6 electricity generation plants, which is the 2nd most for a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Oswego

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.218/kWh$0.109/kWh$166.86/mo.$60.86/mo.
748th16.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Oswego
54th$104.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Oswego Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Oswego, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Abest Power & GasENERGY19.3084.2417,962.923,466,205.85
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

Fulton, NY Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living in Fulton are paying a residential electricity rate of 16.64 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 26.68% less than the state's average rate of 22.69 cents. Generation from renewable fuel sources totals 6.79 megawatt hours generated per resident in the city. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $104.13 per month.

Fulton's electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 720,176.24 kilograms, which is 1068th largest amount in New York out of 1306 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per resident in the city, which is 62.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Fulton as the 1259th highest polluting city in the state. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 96.95% of the fuel used for electricity production in Fulton. Fulton has 5 power producing plants, which is the 3rd most for a city in New York.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fulton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.218/kWh$0.109/kWh$166.86/mo.$60.86/mo.
748th16.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fulton
385th$104.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fulton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fulton, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Abest Power & GasENERGY19.3084.2417,962.923,466,205.85
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

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SUNY Oswego CDP, NY Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living in SUNY Oswego CDP are paying a residential electricity rate of 16.64 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 26.68% less than the state's average rate of 22.69 cents. National Grid sells an estimated 215.89 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. Consumers in the city experience 0.93 electrical outages each year, with outages lasting around 108.97 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes each.

SUNY Oswego CDP's electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 6,212,847.56 kilograms, which is 429th largest amount in New York out of 1306 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per resident in the city, which is 1,653.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks SUNY Oswego CDP as the 284th highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in SUNY Oswego CDP

SUNY Oswego CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.218/kWh$0.109/kWh$166.86/mo.$60.86/mo.
748th16.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of SUNY Oswego CDP
385th$104.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for SUNY Oswego CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in SUNY Oswego CDP, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Abest Power & GasENERGY19.3084.2417,962.923,466,205.85
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

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Electricity Production in Oswego County, New York

Power Plants in Oswego County, New York

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Oswego County NY Nuclear 15,470,901
James A FitzpatrickExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Oswego County NY Nuclear 7,391,360
Sithe Independence StationVistra Energy (100.00%)
Oswego County NY Natural Gas 5,264,615.831,884,573,512.92357.97
Oswego County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 95,987
Oswego Harbor PowerArcLight Capital Partners LLC (100.00%)
Oswego NY Residual Fuel Oil 44,11044,310,083.041,004.54
Fulton NY Conventional Hydroelectric 36,967
Indeck Oswego Energy CenterIndeck-Oswego Ltd Partnership (100.00%)
Oswego NY Natural Gas 36,27118,478,545.28509.46
Minetto CDP NY Conventional Hydroelectric 32,632
Fulton NY Conventional Hydroelectric 24,200
Oswego County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 24,163
Oswego NY Conventional Hydroelectric 23,235
Fulton NY Conventional Hydroelectric 8,369
Oswego County Energy RecoveryOswego County (100.00%)
Oswego County NY Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 7,280.824,004,949.2550.07
OYA PulaskiOYA Pulaski LLC (100.00%)
Pulaski NY Solar 6,402
Fulton NY Conventional Hydroelectric 5,966
High DamOswego City of (100.00%)
Oswego NY Conventional Hydroelectric 3,841
Source Power Company - RichlandDistributed Solar Development, LLC (100.00%)
Oswego County NY Solar 2,791
Sandy Creek NY Solar 2,659
Onondaga County- ClearwaterDom Solar Lessor I, LP (100.00%)
Oswego County NY Solar 2,635
ASA Volney NY Solar I LLCASA Volney NY Solar I LLC (100.00%)
Fulton NY Solar 2,375

There are 2 Nuclear Power Plants in Oswego County, New York

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Oswego County NY Nuclear 15,470,901
James A FitzpatrickExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Oswego County NY Nuclear 7,391,360

Oswego County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Oswego County has roughly 80.24% of its electricity produced by Nuclear. Natural Gas and Conventional Hydroelectric make up the next highest amounts at 5,300,639.34 megawatt hours (18.60%) and 255,360 megawatt hours (0.90%), respectively. The county's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 57,223,929.67 kilograms, which is 50th largest emissions amount in New York out of 62 counties. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the county, which amounts to 483.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks the county as the 53rd highest polluting county in the state. Oswego County has 26 electricity generation plants, which is 46th most in the country.

NUCLEAR
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
80.24%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
18.60%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
0.90%
RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
0.16%
SOLAR
Solar
0.08%
OTHER
Other
0.03%

Oswego County, New York Net Metering

Of the 45 electricity providers in Oswego County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Consumers in New York have pretty good net metering laws that allow them to take advantage of additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Oswego County is 5.91%. This includes data from 9 companies, including National Grid, Agway Energy Services, and Kiwi Energy. The countrywide average is 2.87%, meaning Oswego County ranks 2381st best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Oswego County:

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

FAQ

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

Oswego County, New York has 45 electricity providers operating in the area.

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

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

By total megawatt hours sold, National Grid is the largest electricity supplier in Oswego County, New York.

How many power plants are located within Oswego County, New York?

There are 26 power plants in Oswego County, New York

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-15