Gallia County, Ohio Electric Profile

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Gallia County saw a 1.43% rise in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the last year.

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Gallia County released 358,292,368.61 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which makes it the 809th worst polluting county out of 3220 counties in the nation.

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Gallia County ranks 27th out of 3220 counties in the United States for total production of electricity from non-renewable energy sources, with 35,171,451.86 of the county’s 35,171,451.86 megawatt hours coming from those fuel sources.

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Gallia County generates 35,120,298.35 megawatt hours of electricity from the burning of coal, making Gallia County 1st out of 88 counties in the state.

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The US average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 13.45 cents, while residents of Gallia County pay an average rate of 7.13% more than the national average at 14.41 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Gallia County generates 9398.44% additional megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the excess.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    370,286 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    35,171,452 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    35,171,452 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1,176.38 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    358,292,369 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    11,983.82 kg

Gallipolis, OH Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Gallipolis is about 14.45 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably for the citizens, this rate is higher than both the Ohio and nationwide average rates of 12.35 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. AEP Ohio has 165 total residential customers, more than any other provider who operates in the city. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Gallipolis average is 16.48% higher at $140.05 per month.

Gallipolis is the 341st highest ranked city in the state out of 1215 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 25,844,608.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city also ranks 45th highest in Ohio in pollution per citizen, averaging 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per resident. This is, most likely, the more important of the two rankings. All of the electricity consumed in Gallipolis has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, because there are no electricity generation sources within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gallipolis

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.080/kWh$161.11/mo.$70.81/mo.
1185th14.59¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gallipolis
1172nd$142.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gallipolis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gallipolis, Ohio

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AEP OhioBUNDLED12.85115.84No DataIcon representing missing value.8,938,1841,148,425,000
Buckeye Rural ElectricBUNDLED16.34169.2No DataIcon representing missing value.220,34936,002,300

Rio Grande, OH Electric Overview

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Citizens living in Rio Grande are paying an average residential electricity price of 14.45 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.02% more than the average Ohio rate of 12.35 cents, a potentially frustrating state of affairs for consumers living in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $107.97, while the Rio Grande average is 29.71% higher at $140.05 per month. This ranks the city 1172nd in the state for average monthly bill total. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is AEP Ohio.

Emitting 6,241,716.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, Rio Grande is the 692nd highest out of 1215 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which amounts to 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Rio Grande is the 45th highest polluting city in Ohio. There are zero power plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rio Grande

Rio Grande residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.080/kWh$161.11/mo.$70.81/mo.
1185th14.59¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rio Grande
1172nd$142.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rio Grande Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rio Grande, Ohio

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AEP OhioBUNDLED12.85115.84No DataIcon representing missing value.8,938,1841,148,425,000
Buckeye Rural ElectricBUNDLED16.34169.2No DataIcon representing missing value.220,34936,002,300

Zips with electric coverage in Rio Grande, Ohio include: 45631, 45614, 45685, 45674

Crown City, OH Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Crown City is roughly 13.92 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.46% more than the average national rate of 13.45 cents. AEP Ohio sells 622.75 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than all other electricity providers. Citizens in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $131.79. This is 22.06% more than the Ohio average of $107.97.

On average, Crown City residents emit 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 45th highest polluting city out of 1215 cities in Ohio. This adds up to total emissions of 3,106,925.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 879th highest for total pollution in Ohio. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Crown City

Crown City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.080/kWh$161.11/mo.$70.81/mo.
1014th13.49¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Crown City
977th$125.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Crown City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Crown City, Ohio

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AEP OhioBUNDLED12.85115.84No DataIcon representing missing value.8,938,1841,148,425,000
Buckeye Rural ElectricBUNDLED16.34169.2No DataIcon representing missing value.220,34936,002,300

Energy Production in Gallia County, Ohio

Power Plants in Gallia County, Ohio

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Gallia County OH Coal 14,870,021.9214,288,145,748.48960.87YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Gallia County OH Coal 5,431,408.025,455,909,237.21,004.51YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.

Gallia County, Ohio Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Gallia County is the 809th highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the county releasing 358,292,368.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total results in 11,983.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the county ranks 295th highest in the United States for emissions per capita. Coal is the fuel of choice in Gallia County, with 99.85% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Gallia County is home to 2 electricity plants, which is the 27th highest number of power plants within a county in Ohio and the 10th highest amount of plants per resident out of the state's 3220 counties.

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99.85%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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0.15%

Gallia County, Ohio Net Metering

Gallia County has 2 out of 2 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Consumers in Ohio have heavily restricted net metering regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Gallia County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 4.31% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Gallia County a rank of 1447th best in the US out of 3220.

Power Companies in Gallia County, Ohio

Providers In Each City in Gallia County:

  • Cheshire, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 33.34%
    • AEP Ohio: 33.34%
    • Ambit Energy: 33.33%
  • Crown City, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 31.00%
    • AEP Ohio: 31.00%
    • Buckeye Rural Electric: 7.02%
    • Ambit Energy: 30.98%
  • Gallipolis, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • AEP Ohio: 25.00%
    • Buckeye Rural Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Rio Grande, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • AEP Ohio: 25.00%
    • Buckeye Rural Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Vinton, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 25.00%
    • AEP Ohio: 25.00%
    • Buckeye Rural Electric: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Gallia County, Ohio?

The largest electricity supplier in Gallia County, Ohio by total customer count is AEP Ohio.

Which electricity companies offer service in Gallia County, Ohio?

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1AEP Ohio20,304
2Buckeye Rural Electric5,359

How many electric companies offer service in Gallia County, Ohio?

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Gallia County, Ohio.

How many power plants are located in Gallia County, Ohio?

Gallia County, Ohio is home to 2 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16