Electric Rates & Providers in Richland County, OH

Richland County, Ohio Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Richland County, Ohio Electricity Overview

Richland County generates 0.02 megawatt hours of electricity per person in the county from non-renewable electricity sources. They are the 1027th highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita.

Solar power production in Richland County has grown from 3,585 megawatt hours to 3,671 megawatt hours per year during the course of the previous year.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Richland County is 18.64 cents. This rate is approximately 16.90% more than the national average of 15.95 cents per kilowatt hour.

Richland County is the 52nd largest generator of electricity in the state out of 88 counties, producing 6,623 megawatt hours.

There was a 9.98% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita in the most recent year in Richland County.

On average, Richland County citizens are responsible for 5,868.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, while the nationwide average pollution per person is 4,147.32.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,575,209 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.57 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,623 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,671 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,952 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.05 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    735,414,071 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,868.34 kg

Electricity plans in Ohio

There are 25617 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Ohio Plans

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Residential

  • Rate 6.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
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  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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Residential

  • Rate 6.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

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  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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  • Rate 6.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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Safe Harbor 18

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  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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  • Rate 6.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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  • Rate 6.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 18 mo.
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6 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 6.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 6 mo.
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Residential

  • Rate 6.79¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 6 mo.
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  • Rate 6.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 9 mo.
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36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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  • Rate 8.49¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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36 Month Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 8.19¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 36 mo.
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  • Rate 6.89¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
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Residential

  • Rate 6.69¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
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  • Rate 6.69¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Mansfield, OH Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Mansfield home are charged a residential electricity rate of 18.07 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.07% higher than the average Ohio rate of 15.30 cents. The average residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $141.35 per month, while the US average is $137.99. Customers in Mansfield pay 2.44% more compared to the rest of the country. The city generates 2,779 megawatt hours from natural gas, ranking them the 16th ranked city in Ohio for total electricity production from natural gas out of 1268 cities.

Electricity consumption in Mansfield results in the release of 279,056,950.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 21st highest amount in Ohio out of 1268 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 5,882.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Mansfield is the 32nd highest polluting city in Ohio. Natural Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity production in Mansfield. Mansfield has one power generation plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mansfield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.200/kWh$0.107/kWh$200.09/mo.$64.19/mo.
481st14.31¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mansfield
341st$116.93Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mansfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mansfield, Ohio

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
AEP OhioBUNDLED18.31161.377,718,6911,413,021,000
APG&EENERGY14.55123.5816,1412,349,000
All American Power and GasENERGY19.48135.4236771,500
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY9.5785.689,740932,500
Ambit EnergyENERGY7.7771.3932,6122,535,000

Zips with electric coverage in Mansfield, Ohio include: 44903, 44905, 44906, 44907, 44904, 44902, 44901

Shelby, OH Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Shelby home are charged a residential electricity rate of 19.39 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 26.75% higher than the average Ohio rate of 15.30 cents. Electric production plants in the city have had a 36.40% decrease in the amount of non-renewable fuel types used last year. Shelby, Ohio Electric Utility sells an estimated 90,554.39 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other electricity supplier.

Electricity consumption in Shelby results in the release of 47,121,771.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 220th highest amount in Ohio out of 1268 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 5,681.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Shelby is the 1246th highest polluting city in Ohio. Solar makes up 95.50% of the fuel types used for electricity production in Shelby. Shelby has 3 power generation plants within its borders. This is the 2nd highest amount of power plants in a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shelby

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.203/kWh$0.080/kWh$199.64/mo.$70.81/mo.
579th15.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Shelby
694th$144.86Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shelby Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shelby, Ohio

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
AEP OhioBUNDLED18.31161.377,718,6911,413,021,000
APG&EENERGY14.55123.5816,1412,349,000
All American Power and GasENERGY19.48135.4236771,500
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY9.5785.689,740932,500
Ambit EnergyENERGY7.7771.3932,6122,535,000

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Ontario, OH Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Ontario home are charged a residential electricity rate of 18.14 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.52% higher than the average Ohio rate of 15.30 cents. With an estimated 578 total residential customers, Ohio Edison is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $142 per month.

There are no power facilities within Ontario, so residents must rely on power imported from outside of the city. The city emits 5,880.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 219th worst polluting city out of 1268 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 5,880.83 kilograms per person and 6,596 residents in the city, the city emits 38,789,968.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ontario

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.200/kWh$0.108/kWh$197.80/mo.$65.27/mo.
496th14.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ontario
350th$118.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ontario Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ontario, Ohio

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
AEP OhioBUNDLED18.31161.377,718,6911,413,021,000
APG&EENERGY14.55123.5816,1412,349,000
All American Power and GasENERGY19.48135.4236771,500
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY9.5785.689,740932,500
Ambit EnergyENERGY7.7771.3932,6122,535,000

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Electricity Production in Richland County, Ohio

Power Plants in Richland County, Ohio

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Shelby OH Solar 3,671
Broshco Fabricated ProductsBroshco Fabricated Products (100.00%)
Mansfield OH Natural Gas 2,7791,388,102.66499.5
Shelby OH Distillate Fuel Oil 9478,453.9834.62
Shelby OH Distillate Fuel Oil 7966,156.12837.42

Richland County, Ohio Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Richland County's power plants primarily use Solar, which accounts for 55.43% (or 3,671 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the county. Also used is Natural Gas at 41.96% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 2.61% of production. Around 735,414,070.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the county because of electricity consumption. Averaging 5,868.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 1020th worst for pollution per capita. Richland County has the 672nd highest electricity producing plants of any county in the US, with 4 total plants.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
55.43%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
41.96%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
2.61%

Richland County, Ohio Net Metering

Richland County has 4 out of 61 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Residents of Ohio have highly restricted net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 5 electricity providers in Richland County that report energy loss. Together, these 5 providers average a yearly energy loss of 3.63% of electricity generated. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Richland County receiving a rank of 688th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Richland County:

  • Bellville, Ohio:
    • AEP Ohio: 50.00%
    • Ohio Edison: 50.00%
  • Butler, Ohio:
    • Licking Rural Electric: 1.66%
    • Ohio Edison: 98.34%
  • Lexington, Ohio:
    • Consolidated Electric Cooperative: 6.99%
    • AEP Ohio: 93.01%
  • Lucas, Ohio:
    • Firelands Electric Cooperative: 7.61%
    • Ohio Edison: 46.29%
    • Lucas, Ohio Electric Utility: 46.11%
  • Mansfield, Ohio:
    • AEP Ohio: 1.31%
    • Ohio Edison: 98.69%
  • Ontario, Ohio:
    • Ohio Edison: 94.84%
    • AEP Ohio: 5.16%
  • Shelby, Ohio:
    • Shelby, Ohio Electric Utility: 34.65%
    • AEP Ohio: 34.69%
    • North Central Electric Coop: 30.65%
  • Shiloh, Ohio:
    • Shiloh, Ohio Electric Utility: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Richland County, Ohio?

Richland County, Ohio is home to 4 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Richland County, Ohio?

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

There are 61 electricity providers offering service in Richland County, Ohio.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Richland County, Ohio?

The largest electricity supplier in Richland County, Ohio by megawatt hours sold is Ohio Edison.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-01-31