Ulster County, New York Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Ulster County, New York Electricity Overview

Ulster County ranks 10th in the state out of 62 counties in solar power generation, with 24,144 megawatt hours produced from solar.

Ulster County is ranked 26th out of 62 counties in the state for renewable electricity production per capita, at 0.62 megawatt hours per person each year.

Emitting 270,544,291.58 kilograms of CO2 gases, Ulster County has the 1001st worst pollution level from electricity consumption of any county in the nation.

Residents of the county are faced with an average of 1.17 power outages each year, with an average of 146.68 minutes per outage.

Ulster County ranks 20th out of 62 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its population consuming 1,272,949.43 megawatt hours.

Ulster County's ability to produce 89,000 megawatts of electricity through the use of hydroelectric power sources, has given rise to its ranking of 14th highest hydroelectric energy generating county in New York out of 62 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,272,949 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    7 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    113,144 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    113,144 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.62 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    270,544,292 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,487.73 kg

Electricity plans in New York

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12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 6.39¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Electricity Plan

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  • Rate 5.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
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12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

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

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

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

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

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

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

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

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

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

12 Month Electricity Plan

Residential

  • Rate 4.52¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Nov 2022
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12 Month Electricity Plan

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  • Rate 5.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Electricity Plan

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

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  • Rate 5.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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New York Green 12

Residential

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

New York Green 24

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  • Rate 10.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
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New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 11.29¢ / kWh
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New York Green 12

Residential

  • Rate 19.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 24

Residential

  • Rate 10.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Nov 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

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

New York Green 24

Residential

  • Rate 10.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Nov 2022
  • Green Energy 100%

New York Green 12

Residential

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

New York Green 12

Residential

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

New York Green 12

Residential

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

Kingston, NY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 23.15 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Kingston, which is 15.46% higher than the state's average rate of 20.05 cents. This makes the city 1236th out of 1306 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Selling an estimated 9,114.52 megawatt hours each year, Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest supplier in the city. The city has an average of 1.29 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages are an average of 183.6 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Approximately 1,632.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 279th worst polluter in the state out of 1306 cities. With total emissions of 39,301,284.19 kilograms, the city ranks 78th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 168,482 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kingston

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.300/kWh$0.146/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
864th20.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kingston
910th$145.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kingston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kingston, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY7.3348.65175,49012,866,500
All American Power and GasENERGY15.7670.394,556718,000
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.6054.2953,5927,287,000
American Power & GasENERGY11.8683.1982,8799,827,500
Approved Energy IIENERGY7.69483.1849,3423,792,000

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New Paltz, NY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 23.15 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of New Paltz, which is 15.46% higher than the state's average rate of 20.05 cents. This makes the city 1184th out of 1306 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Selling an estimated 1,864.62 megawatt hours each year, Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest supplier in the city. The city has an average of 1.29 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages are an average of 183.6 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Approximately 1,632.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 1080th worst polluter in the state out of 1306 cities. With total emissions of 11,959,059.6 kilograms, the city ranks 268th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 51,267.7 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Paltz

New Paltz residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.300/kWh$0.146/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
864th20.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Paltz
910th$145.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Paltz Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Paltz, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY7.3348.65175,49012,866,500
All American Power and GasENERGY15.7670.394,556718,000
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.6054.2953,5927,287,000
American Power & GasENERGY11.8683.1982,8799,827,500
Approved Energy IIENERGY7.69483.1849,3423,792,000

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Highland CDP, NY Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 23.15 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Highland CDP, which is 15.46% higher than the state's average rate of 20.05 cents. This makes the city 1184th out of 1306 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Selling an estimated 6,326.26 megawatt hours each year, Central Hudson Gas and Electric is the largest supplier in the city. The city has an average of 1.29 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages are an average of 183.6 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Approximately 1,632.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 279th worst polluter in the state out of 1306 cities. With total emissions of 10,425,804.96 kilograms, the city ranks 306th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 44,694.73 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Highland CDP

Highland CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.300/kWh$0.146/kWh$225.08/mo.$86.07/mo.
864th20.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Highland CDP
910th$145.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Highland CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Highland CDP, New York

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY7.3348.65175,49012,866,500
All American Power and GasENERGY15.7670.394,556718,000
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.6054.2953,5927,287,000
American Power & GasENERGY11.8683.1982,8799,827,500
Approved Energy IIENERGY7.69483.1849,3423,792,000

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Electricity Production in Ulster County, New York

Power Plants in Ulster County, New York

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Ulster County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 56,988
Ulster County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 18,837
Ulster County NY Conventional Hydroelectric 7,104
Off Airport Road - WestOff Airport Road - West, LLC (100.00%)
Accord CDP NY Solar 6,298
6140 Route 209 - North6140 Route 209 - North, LLC (100.00%)
Kerhonkson CDP NY Solar 6,086
High Falls CDP NY Conventional Hydroelectric 6,071
Ulster County NY Solar 3,434
Ulster County NY Solar 3,256
BluestoneBluestone Solar LLC (100.00%)
Ulster County NY Solar 2,689
Ulster County SolarUlster Solar LLC (100.00%)
Ulster County NY Solar 1,866
DOCCS EasternDOCCS Eastern (100.00%)
Ulster County NY Solar 515

Ulster County, New York Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 1,487.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 44th highest polluter in the state out of 62 counties. With total emissions of 270,544,291.58 kilograms, the county ranks 20th highest in New York and 1001st in the US for total pollution from electricity consumption. The primary fuel consumed in Ulster County is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county generates 78.66% of the total production in the county from this fuel source. Ulster County has 11 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 154th highest number of power plants within a single county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
78.66%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
21.34%

Ulster County, New York Net Metering

Ulster County has 2 out of 46 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Regulations put in place at the state level are decent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 9 electricity companies in Ulster County that report energy loss. Combined, these 9 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 6.21% of electricity produced. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Ulster County a rank of 58th best in New York out of 62 counties.

Providers In Each City in Ulster County:

  • Ellenville, New York:
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 2.33%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 2.33%
    • Marathon Energy: 2.33%
    • Inspire Energy: 2.33%
    • Kiwi Energy: 2.33%
    • IDT Energy: 2.33%
    • Liberty Power: 2.33%
    • Family Energy: 2.33%
    • Freedom Energy: 2.33%
    • Public Power LLC: 2.33%
    • Original Energy: 2.33%
    • Residents Energy: 2.33%
    • Renaissance Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 2.33%
    • NOCO Energy: 2.33%
    • North American Power: 2.33%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 2.33%
    • MPower Energy: 2.33%
    • Greenlight Energy: 2.33%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 2.33%
    • Hudson Energy: 2.33%
    • XOOM Energy: 2.33%
    • Energy Plus: 2.33%
    • ENGIE: 2.33%
    • Energy Services Providers: 2.33%
    • Eligo Energy: 2.33%
    • SunSea Energy: 2.33%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 2.33%
    • Pure Energy: 2.33%
    • All American Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • Agway Energy Services: 2.33%
    • Alpha Gas and Electric: 2.33%
    • Direct Energy: 2.33%
    • Astral Energy: 2.33%
    • American Power & Gas: 2.33%
    • Approved Energy II: 2.33%
    • Atlantic Energy: 2.33%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 2.33%
    • Starion Energy: 2.32%
    • Stream Energy: 2.33%
    • Clearview Electric: 2.33%
    • Central Hudson Gas and Electric: 2.32%
    • Clean Choice Energy: 2.32%
  • Kingston, New York:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 2.33%
    • MPower Energy: 2.33%
    • Marathon Energy: 2.33%
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 2.33%
    • NOCO Energy: 2.33%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 2.33%
    • North American Power: 2.33%
    • Greenlight Energy: 2.33%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 2.33%
    • Hudson Energy: 2.33%
    • Public Power LLC: 2.33%
    • ENGIE: 2.33%
    • Energy Plus: 2.33%
    • Energy Services Providers: 2.33%
    • Eligo Energy: 2.33%
    • IDT Energy: 2.33%
    • Inspire Energy: 2.33%
    • Liberty Power: 2.33%
    • Kiwi Energy: 2.33%
    • Residents Energy: 2.33%
    • Renaissance Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • Original Energy: 2.33%
    • Pure Energy: 2.33%
    • SunSea Energy: 2.33%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 2.33%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 2.33%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 2.33%
    • Starion Energy: 2.33%
    • Stream Energy: 2.33%
    • Direct Energy: 2.33%
    • Atlantic Energy: 2.33%
    • Approved Energy II: 2.33%
    • Astral Energy: 2.33%
    • Alpha Gas and Electric: 2.33%
    • Agway Energy Services: 2.33%
    • All American Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • American Power & Gas: 2.33%
    • Clearview Electric: 2.33%
    • Central Hudson Gas and Electric: 2.33%
    • Clean Choice Energy: 2.33%
    • XOOM Energy: 2.33%
    • Freedom Energy: 2.33%
    • Family Energy: 2.33%
  • New Paltz, New York:
    • Clean Choice Energy: 2.33%
    • Clearview Electric: 2.33%
    • Central Hudson Gas and Electric: 2.33%
    • Stream Energy: 2.33%
    • Starion Energy: 2.33%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 2.33%
    • Direct Energy: 2.33%
    • Approved Energy II: 2.33%
    • American Power & Gas: 2.33%
    • Astral Energy: 2.33%
    • Atlantic Energy: 2.33%
    • Agway Energy Services: 2.33%
    • Alpha Gas and Electric: 2.33%
    • All American Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • Liberty Power: 2.33%
    • IDT Energy: 2.33%
    • Kiwi Energy: 2.33%
    • Inspire Energy: 2.33%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 2.33%
    • Pure Energy: 2.33%
    • SunSea Energy: 2.33%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 2.33%
    • Greenlight Energy: 2.33%
    • Hudson Energy: 2.33%
    • Energy Services Providers: 2.33%
    • Eligo Energy: 2.33%
    • Energy Plus: 2.33%
    • ENGIE: 2.33%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 2.33%
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 2.33%
    • Marathon Energy: 2.33%
    • MPower Energy: 2.33%
    • Public Power LLC: 2.33%
    • Original Energy: 2.33%
    • Residents Energy: 2.33%
    • Renaissance Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • XOOM Energy: 2.33%
    • Family Energy: 2.33%
    • Freedom Energy: 2.33%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 2.33%
    • North American Power: 2.33%
    • NOCO Energy: 2.33%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 2.33%
  • Saugerties, New York:
    • XOOM Energy: 2.33%
    • Renaissance Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • Original Energy: 2.33%
    • Public Power & Utility of Maryland: 2.33%
    • Residents Energy: 2.33%
    • Kiwi Energy: 2.33%
    • Liberty Power: 2.33%
    • Inspire Energy: 2.33%
    • IDT Energy: 2.33%
    • Major Energy Electric Services: 2.33%
    • Marathon Energy: 2.33%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 2.33%
    • North American Power: 2.33%
    • MPower Energy: 2.33%
    • NOCO Energy: 2.33%
    • Nordic Energy Services: 2.33%
    • ENGIE: 2.33%
    • Energy Plus: 2.33%
    • Eligo Energy: 2.33%
    • Energy Services Providers: 2.33%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 2.33%
    • Hudson Energy: 2.33%
    • Greenlight Energy: 2.33%
    • Freedom Energy: 2.33%
    • Family Energy: 2.33%
    • Stream Energy: 2.33%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 2.33%
    • Starion Energy: 2.33%
    • Alpha Gas and Electric: 2.33%
    • All American Power and Gas: 2.33%
    • Agway Energy Services: 2.33%
    • Clean Choice Energy: 2.33%
    • Central Hudson Gas and Electric: 2.33%
    • Clearview Electric: 2.33%
    • Direct Energy: 2.33%
    • Atlantic Energy: 2.33%
    • Astral Energy: 2.33%
    • American Power & Gas: 2.33%
    • Approved Energy II: 2.33%
    • Public Power LLC: 2.33%
    • Pure Energy: 2.33%
    • SunSea Energy: 2.33%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 2.33%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Ulster County, New York by total customer count is Central Hudson Gas and Electric.

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

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

How many power plants are in Ulster County, New York?

Ulster County, New York is home to 11 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27