St. Lawrence County, NY: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

St. Lawrence County, New York Electricity Rates & Statistics

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St. Lawrence County, New York Electricity Overview

Within the past year St. Lawrence County has seen a 8.29% increase in hydroelectric power production.

Citizens of St. Lawrence County use enough electricity to release 8.15 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per capita, compared to the US average of 4,121.02.

St. Lawrence County is the 27th most populated county in New York.

St. Lawrence County ranks 739th in the country out of 3230 counties for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.08 megawatt hours produced per person per year.

There was a 3370.23% rise in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the preceding 12 months in St. Lawrence County.

St. Lawrence County uses non-renewable fuels to produce 0.2 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 832nd highest county in the nation for non-renewable generation per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    760,964 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7.06 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,729,376 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    8,707,508 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    21,868 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    81.03 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    877,626 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8.15 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Massena

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Massena Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

6.56¢ per kWh

  • 2.87% lower than last month
  • 15.93% higher than April last year
  • 71.42% lower than the New York average
  • 61.19% lower than the US average
  • 10th 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
  • 79th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 54 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

6.48¢ per kWh

  • 1.17% higher than last month
  • 1.02% higher than April last year
  • 71.45% lower than the New York average
  • 59.83% lower than the US average
  • 10th 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
  • 53rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$63.79 per month

  • 9.76% lower than last month
  • 18.93% higher than April last year
  • 41.42% lower than the New York average
  • 43.42% lower than the US average
  • 14th 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
  • 574th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,070 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 473 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$75.34 per month

  • 1.14% higher than last month
  • 1.87% lower than April last year
  • 41.3% lower than the New York average
  • 44.63% lower than the US average
  • 15th 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
  • 187th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 11 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 14 since April last year

Massena, NY Electricity Overview

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On average, Massena's residents purchase residential electricity for 6.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 71.45% less than the average New York price of 22.69 cents and 59.83% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $75.34 per month, while the state average is $128.61. Patrons in Massena pay a 41.42% reduction compared to the rest of the state. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Massena Electric.

The use of electricity in Massena accounts for 17,155,593.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 193rd largest amount in the state out of 1306 cities. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,653.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 284th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city is home to zero power generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Massena

Massena residential electric rates are highest in February and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.069/kWh$0.048/kWh$106.86/mo.$47.32/mo.
10th6.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Massena
15th$75.34Average residential monthly electricity bill for Massena Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Massena, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Massena ElectricBUNDLED6.4875.34113,604.727,366,423.89

Ogdensburg, NY Electricity Overview

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On average, Ogdensburg's residents purchase residential electricity for 16.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 26.68% lower than the average New York price of 22.69 cents and 3.19% above the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Producing 0.4 megawatt hours per citizen living in the city, Ogdensburg ranks as the 113th highest producing city in the state out of 1306 cities. Based on government data, there are 4,032 megawatt hours of electricity generated from hydroelectric dams and other facilities in the city. This ranks them 34th out of 1306 cities in New York.

The use of electricity in Ogdensburg accounts for 15,841,558.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 210th largest amount in the state out of 1306 cities. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 1,560.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 1216th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in Ogdensburg. Ogdensburg has one electricity generation plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ogdensburg

Ogdensburg 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 Ogdensburg
385th$104.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ogdensburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ogdensburg, 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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Potsdam, NY Electricity Overview

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On average, Potsdam's residents purchase residential electricity for 16.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 26.68% lower than the average New York price of 22.69 cents and 3.19% above the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. National Grid sells an estimated 3,500.58 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than any other supplier. The New York average monthly residential power bill is $128.61, while the Potsdam average is 19.04% lower at $104.13 per month. This is the 385th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

The use of electricity in Potsdam accounts for 13,978,080.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 235th largest amount in the state out of 1306 cities. This total results in 1,653.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 284th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city is home to one electricity producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Potsdam

Potsdam 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 Potsdam
385th$104.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Potsdam Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Potsdam, 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 St. Lawrence County, New York

Power Plants in St. Lawrence County, New York

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 7,516,908
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 171,759
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 118,561
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 114,621
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 110,541
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 95,446
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 69,777
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 59,480
Hannawa Falls CDP NY Conventional Hydroelectric 53,946
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 39,051
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 32,019
Norfolk CDP NY Conventional Hydroelectric 31,601
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 29,700
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 27,751
Norfolk CDP NY Conventional Hydroelectric 26,698
Massena Energy FacilityPower City Partners LP (100.00%)
St. Lawrence County NY Natural Gas 21,86810,067,657.46460.38
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 21,635
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 21,494
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 16,560
Sissonville HydroSissonville Ltd Partnership (98.00%)Sissonville II, LLC (2.00%)
St. Lawrence County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 15,723

St. Lawrence County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 57th highest ranked county out of 62 counties in New York, St. Lawrence County emits 877,626.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. This total results in 8.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the county 2905th worst in the country for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The primary fuel utilized in St. Lawrence County is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county produces 99.65% of the total generation in the county from this fuel. Combined with Natural Gas (0.25%) and Solar (0.10%), these three fuels account for 100.00% of the county electricity production. St. Lawrence County is home to 39 electricity plants, which is the 2nd highest number of power plants within a county in New York.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
99.65%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.25%
SOLAR
Solar
0.10%

St. Lawrence County, New York Net Metering

Of the 46 electricity companies in St. Lawrence County, 4.35% of them report that they offer net metering. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and New York has above average laws for consumers interested in investing in personal solar.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in St. Lawrence County is 5.73%. This includes data from 10 companies, including National Grid, Massena Electric, and Agway Energy Services. The US average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 2.42%, resulting in a rank of 2322nd best in the nation and a state rank of 4th best out of 3230 and 62 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in St. Lawrence County:

  • Canton, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Gouverneur, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Hammond, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Hermon, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Heuvelton, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Massena, New York:
    • Massena Electric: 100.00%
  • Morristown, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Norwood, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Ogdensburg, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Potsdam, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Rensselaer Falls, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Richville, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%
  • Waddington, New York:
    • National Grid: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in St. Lawrence County, New York?

By total revenue, National Grid is the largest electricity supplier in St. Lawrence County, New York.

How many electric companies offer service in St. Lawrence County, New York?

There are 46 electricity providers offering service in St. Lawrence County, New York.

What electricity companies offer service in St. Lawrence County, New York?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1National Grid175,773
2Massena Electric9,311
3Green Mountain Energy3,949
4Clean Choice Energy3,857
5Direct Energy3,538
6Family Energy2,057
7MPower Energy1,981
8IDT Energy1,507
9American Power & Gas1,426
10XOOM Energy1,358

How many power plants are located in St. Lawrence County, New York?

St. Lawrence County, New York is home to 39 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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