Summit County, Ohio Electric Profile

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With 541,013 citizens living within the county and 8,834.04 megawatt hours produced a year, Summit County has a megawatt hour per capita production rate of 0.02 megawatt hours. The city is 1928th highest megawatt hour per capita amount in the nation.

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The largest supplier in Summit County by number of customers is Cuyahoga Falls Electric.

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Summit County has the 48th highest electricity generation of all 88 counties in the state, producing 8,834.04 megawatt hours.

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Summit County produces 0.01 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel types. This makes Summit County the 37th highest ranking county for renewable production per capita in the state out of 88 counties.

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While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, Summit County’s average rate is 7.04% lower than at 12.50 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Sadly, in the last 12 months, there has been a 207.79% rise in the use of non-renewable fuels in Summit County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    6,700,441 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,834 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    8,083 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    751 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.02 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    3,769,122,754 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,966.79 kg

Akron, OH Electric Overview

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Akron's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.31% more than the average state rate of 12.35 cents and 6.99% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Akron average is 11.68% lower at $106.19 per month. The city is the 65th highest generating city out of 1215 cities in Ohio, averaging 0.04 megawatt hours produced per person.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Akron averages 6,967.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 32nd worst in Ohio out of 1215 cities for emissions efficiency. At 6,967.11 kilograms per person and 198,051 citizens in the city, the city emits 1,379,842,404.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 5th worst rank in Ohio for total emissions. The city is home to one electricity generation plant, which is the 23rd most plants within a city in Ohio and the 78th highest rate of plants per citizen out of the state's 1215 cities. Akron's fuel of choice is Other Biomass Gas, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Akron

Akron residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.107/kWh$138.10/mo.$63.82/mo.
448th12.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Akron
356th$100.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Akron Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Akron, Ohio

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Cuyahoga Falls ElectricBUNDLED13.5083.71No DataIcon representing missing value.176,31923,805,400
Hudson UtilitiesBUNDLED13.25134.79No DataIcon representing missing value.74,167.449,826,195.09
Ohio EdisonBUNDLED12.0398.8No DataIcon representing missing value.3,011,171362,150,168
Wadsworth UtilitiesBUNDLED10.2385.37No DataIcon representing missing value.118,53712,131,000

Zips with electric coverage in Akron, Ohio include: 44203, 44312, 44221, 44310, 44313, 44305, 44319, 44306, 44314, 44333, 44320 and 10 other zip code(s).

Cuyahoga Falls, OH Electric Overview

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Cuyahoga Falls averages a residential electricity rate of 12.51 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 1.31% above the average Ohio price of 12.35 cents and 6.99% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Non-renewable fuels are sometimes used in electricity generation in the city, leading to approximately 0.02 megawatt hours being produced from these fuel types per capita per year. Power facilities in Cuyahoga Falls have, unfortunately, allowed a 207.79% rise in the amount of fossil fuels burned last year.

Emissions in Cuyahoga Falls average 6,969 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 30th worst polluting city out of 1215 cities in Ohio based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 342,819,268.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 17th highest for total emissions in Ohio. The city has one electricity producing plant, which is 23rd highest in the state and 72nd most in the state when counting plants per capita. Cuyahoga Falls's primary fuel source used for electricity production is Distillate Fuel Oil. The city generates 100.00% of the total production in the city from this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cuyahoga Falls

Cuyahoga Falls residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.107/kWh$138.10/mo.$63.82/mo.
439th12.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cuyahoga Falls
356th$100.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cuyahoga Falls Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

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Cuyahoga Falls ElectricBUNDLED13.5083.71751176,31923,805,400
Hudson UtilitiesBUNDLED13.25134.79No DataIcon representing missing value.74,167.449,826,195.09
Ohio EdisonBUNDLED12.0398.8No DataIcon representing missing value.3,011,171362,150,168
Wadsworth UtilitiesBUNDLED10.2385.37No DataIcon representing missing value.118,53712,131,000

Zips with electric coverage in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio include: 44224, 44221, 44313, 44333, 44223, 44262, 44264

Stow, OH Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.51 cents per kilowatt hour for Stow, which is 1.31% more than Ohio's average price of 12.35 cents. This means the city is 370th best for average electricity rate out of 1215 cities in the state. Cuyahoga Falls Electric has 1,072 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $106.19 per month.

Stow has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 242,256,631.14 kilograms, which is 41st highest in the state out of 1215 cities. The city averages 6,966.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 45th highest city in Ohio in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stow

Stow residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.107/kWh$138.10/mo.$63.82/mo.
437th12.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stow
354th$100.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stow Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stow, Ohio

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Cuyahoga Falls ElectricBUNDLED13.5083.71No DataIcon representing missing value.176,31923,805,400
Hudson UtilitiesBUNDLED13.25134.79No DataIcon representing missing value.74,167.449,826,195.09
Ohio EdisonBUNDLED12.0398.8No DataIcon representing missing value.3,011,171362,150,168
Wadsworth UtilitiesBUNDLED10.2385.37No DataIcon representing missing value.118,53712,131,000

Zips with electric coverage in Stow, Ohio include: 44240, 44224, 44221

Energy Production in Summit County, Ohio

Power Plants in Summit County, Ohio

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Akron WRFCity of Akron (100.00%)
Akron OH Other Biomass Gas 8,083.044,725,664.92584.64No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cuyahoga Falls OH Distillate Fuel Oil 751560,289.73746.06No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Summit County, Ohio Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Summit County is the 5th highest ranked county in the state out of 88 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the county emitting 3,769,122,753.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 6,966.79 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them 775th highest county in the country for CO2 emissions per capita. The county has the 1044th highest power plants of any county in the United States, with 2 total power plants. This translates to the 2053rd most power plants per resident in the US. In Summit County, Other Biomass Gas is 91.50% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

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91.50%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
8.50%

Summit County, Ohio Net Metering

Out of the 4 suppliers in Summit County, 100.00% of them offer net metering to their consumers. Consumers in Ohio have restricted net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

Summit County has 3 electricity companies who report energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 3.77%. With a national average energy loss of 2.76%, Summit County is ranked as the 914th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Summit County:

  • Akron, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Barberton, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Boston Heights, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Clinton, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.69%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.69%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.64%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.64%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.64%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.69%
  • Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Fairlawn, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Green, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.66%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.66%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.66%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Hudson, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.68%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.68%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.65%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.65%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.65%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.68%
  • Lakemore, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Macedonia, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 14.85%
    • Ohio Edison: 14.84%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 18.49%
    • Hudson Utilities: 18.49%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 18.49%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.85%
  • Munroe Falls, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • New Franklin, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Northfield, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 1.35%
    • Ohio Edison: 1.26%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 32.02%
    • Hudson Utilities: 32.01%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 32.01%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.35%
  • Norton, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.66%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.66%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.66%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Peninsula, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.50%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.50%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.84%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.84%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.84%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.50%
  • Reminderville, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 10.88%
    • Ohio Edison: 10.77%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 22.49%
    • Hudson Utilities: 22.49%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 22.49%
    • Ambit Energy: 10.88%
  • Richfield, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 9.63%
    • Ohio Edison: 9.62%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 23.70%
    • Hudson Utilities: 23.70%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 23.70%
    • Ambit Energy: 9.63%
  • Silver Lake, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.67%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.67%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Stow, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.67%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.66%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.66%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.66%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Tallmadge, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.97%
    • Ohio Edison: 16.97%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 16.36%
    • Hudson Utilities: 16.36%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 16.36%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.97%
  • Twinsburg, Ohio:
    • Sunwave Energy: 12.65%
    • Ohio Edison: 12.62%
    • Wadsworth Utilities: 20.69%
    • Hudson Utilities: 20.69%
    • Cuyahoga Falls Electric: 20.69%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.65%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Summit County, Ohio?

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1Cuyahoga Falls Electric25,992
2Ohio Edison16,830
3Hudson Utilities6,952
4Wadsworth Utilities6,581

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Summit County, Ohio?

The largest electricity provider in Summit County, Ohio by total revenue is Cuyahoga Falls Electric.

How many power plants are in Summit County, Ohio?

There are 2 electricity plants located in Summit County, Ohio

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers operating in Summit County, Ohio.

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