Richmond County, New York Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Richmond County, New York Electricity Overview

With 495,747 citizens living within the county and 977,624 megawatt hours produced a year, Richmond County has a per capita production rate of 1.97 megawatt hours. The city is 1283rd highest megawatt hour per capita amount in the United States.

Richmond County is 13th in the state out of 62 counties for total natural gas generation, with 972,257 megawatt hours generated using the fuel type.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Richmond County experienced a 0.33% decrease during the course of the previous year.

Richmond County residents pay an average residential monthly electricity bill of $163.98, which is 36.44% higher than the state average bill of $120.19.

Richmond County has a population of 495,747 residents.

Richmond County averages 0.01 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 1572nd highest in the United States.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,470,208 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    977,624 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    5,367 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    972,257 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.97 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,155,726,660 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,331.28 kg

Electricity plans in New York

There are 10126 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular New York Plans

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 6.39¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 4.52¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 6.39¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 4.52¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 6.39¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 20.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 11.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 11.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 19.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 11.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 11.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 19.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 11.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 20.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Electricity Plan - NYC

Residential

  • Rate 8.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Oct 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Electricity Production in Richmond County, New York

Power Plants in Richmond County, New York

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Arthur Kill Generating StationNRG Energy (100.00%)
New York NY Natural Gas 916,238541,811,418.82591.34
New York NY Natural Gas 56,01932,477,654.58579.76
Kinder Morgan FordhamEnter Solar (100.00%)
New York NY Solar 3,798
New York NY Solar 1,569

Richmond County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Richmond County's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 1,155,726,660.46 kilograms, which is the 302nd highest amount of any county in the country. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per person in the county, which amounts to 2,331.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Richmond County is the 16th highest polluting county in New York. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Richmond County, with 99.45% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Richmond County has 4 power producing plants, which is 566th most in the United States.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
99.45%
SOLAR
Solar
0.55%

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Richmond County, New York by total revenue is Con Edison.

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

Richmond County, New York has 43 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

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

Richmond County, New York is home to 4 power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-24