Bucks County, Pennsylvania Electric Profile

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Bucks County is 687th in the US rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 230,361.04 megawatt hours produced from renewable sources.

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There was a 0.92% increase in CO2 emissions per capita within the most recent year in Bucks County.

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At an average residential price of 14.25 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Bucks County pay a 5.92% markup from the US average price.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Bucks County is PECO Energy Company.

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As the 427th highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita, Bucks County generates 12.1 megawatt hours per person per year.

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Bucks County consumes only 88.76% of the electricity produced in the county, meaning they can store or export the surplus 11.24%.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    6,953,071 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.07 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,833,137 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    230,361 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    7,602,776 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    12.47 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    2,971,981,570 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,730.42 kg

Levittown CDP, PA Electric Overview

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Levittown CDP's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.32% above Pennsylvania's average price of 13.38 cents and 6.72% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is PECO Energy Company.

Levittown CDP is the 11th worst ranked city in Pennsylvania out of 1761 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 193,131,474.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 3,727.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Levittown CDP

Levittown CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.086/kWh$135.87/mo.$69.06/mo.
1211th14.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Levittown CDP
979th$105.16Average residential monthly electricity bill for Levittown CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Levittown CDP, Pennsylvania

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PECO Energy CompanyBUNDLED12.5497.22No DataIcon representing missing value.10,351,4201,297,869,156
Perkasie ElectricBUNDLED15.29125.59No DataIcon representing missing value.37,075.885,668,058.49
Quakertown ElectricBUNDLED14.2892.67No DataIcon representing missing value.35,827.355,117,814.46

Zips with electric coverage in Levittown CDP, Pennsylvania include: 19057, 19054, 19056, 19055, 19030

Croydon CDP, PA Electric Overview

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Croydon CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 14.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.32% above the average Pennsylvania price of 13.38 cents and 6.72% more than the national average of 13.45. PECO Energy Company has 1,708 residential customers, more than all other electricity suppliers who operate in the city.

Croydon CDP has no electricity plants within its borders. Roughly 3,727.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita are released in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the 40th highest polluter in the state out of 1761 cities. Total emissions in the city are 37,397,838.87 kilograms, which is the 94th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Croydon CDP

Croydon CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.086/kWh$135.87/mo.$69.06/mo.
1224th14.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Croydon CDP
1005th$105.16Average residential monthly electricity bill for Croydon CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Croydon CDP, Pennsylvania

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PECO Energy CompanyBUNDLED12.5497.22No DataIcon representing missing value.10,351,4201,297,869,156
Perkasie ElectricBUNDLED15.29125.59No DataIcon representing missing value.37,075.885,668,058.49
Quakertown ElectricBUNDLED14.2892.67No DataIcon representing missing value.35,827.355,117,814.46

Bristol, PA Electric Overview

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Bristol's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 14.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.32% more than Pennsylvania's average price of 13.38 cents and 6.72% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. PECO Energy Company has 1,247 residential customers, more than any other provider in the city.

Electricity use in Bristol results in the release of 35,798,907.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 99th highest in Pennsylvania out of 1761 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 3,727.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 40th highest polluting city in Pennsylvania for CO2 emissions per capita. There are zero electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bristol

Bristol residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.086/kWh$135.87/mo.$69.06/mo.
1197th14.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bristol
979th$105.16Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bristol Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bristol, Pennsylvania

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PECO Energy CompanyBUNDLED12.5497.22No DataIcon representing missing value.10,351,4201,297,869,156
Perkasie ElectricBUNDLED15.29125.59No DataIcon representing missing value.37,075.885,668,058.49
Quakertown ElectricBUNDLED14.2892.67No DataIcon representing missing value.35,827.355,117,814.46

Energy Production in Bucks County, Pennsylvania

Power Plants in Bucks County, Pennsylvania

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Bucks County PA Natural Gas 7,432,6892,812,154,531.2378.35No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Wheelabrator FallsWheelabrator Environmental Systems (100.00%)
Bucks County PA Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 306,956468,456,520.71,526.14No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bucks County PA Landfill Gas 76,59758,620,882.27765.32No DataIcon representing missing value.6/2020
TullytownWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Bucks County PA Landfill Gas 12,2207,342,963.47600.9No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
MF Mesa Lane LLCMS Greenrock, LLC (100.00%)
Bucks County PA Solar 3,527No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Croydon CT Generating StationExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Bucks County PA Distillate Fuel Oil 1,0201,339,198.391,312.94No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bucks County PA Distillate Fuel Oil 128238,102.761,860.18No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Bucks County residents average 4,730.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 10th highest in Pennsylvania out of 67 in this category. Total emissions in the county are 2,971,981,569.6 kilograms, which is the 3rd highest total amount of pollution for any county in Pennsylvania. Approximately 94.89% of Bucks County’s electricity is produced using Natural Gas. Combined with Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (2.16%) and Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (1.76%), the three fuel types make up 98.81% of the production. Bucks County has the 291st highest electricity generation plants of any county in the nation, with 7 total power plants. This translates to the 1875th most power plants per citizen in the country.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
94.89%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
2.16%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
1.76%
LANDFILL GAS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Landfill Gas
1.13%
SOLAR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Solar
0.05%
OTHER
Other
0.01%

Bucks County, Pennsylvania Net Metering

Roughly 100.00% of the electric companies in Bucks County offer net metering to their customers. The state of Pennsylvania has above average state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Bucks County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 4.82% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.72%, resulting in a rank of 1917th best in the United States and a state rank of 52nd best out of 3220 and 67 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Bucks County:

  • Bristol, Pennsylvania:
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
  • Chalfont, Pennsylvania:
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • Doylestown, Pennsylvania:
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
  • Dublin, Pennsylvania:
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
  • Ferndale, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
  • Hulmeville, Pennsylvania:
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
  • Ivyland, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
  • Langhorne, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
  • Langhorne Manor, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
  • Mechanicsville, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Schuylkill Haven Borough Utilities: 20.00%
    • St Clair, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • PPL Electric Utilities: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • Morrisville, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
  • New Britain, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
  • New Hope, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.02%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.02%
    • Perkasie Electric: 19.99%
    • Quakertown Electric: 19.99%
    • PECO Energy Company: 19.99%
  • Newtown, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • Penndel, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • Perkasie, Pennsylvania:
    • Perkasie Electric: 50.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 50.00%
  • Quakertown, Pennsylvania:
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • PPL Electric Utilities: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • Richlandtown, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • PPL Electric Utilities: 20.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
  • Riegelsville, Pennsylvania:
    • Jersey Central Power & Light: 0.25%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.16%
    • Metropolitan Edison Company: 19.91%
    • Quakertown Electric: 19.75%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.16%
    • Perkasie Electric: 19.75%
  • Sellersville, Pennsylvania:
    • Quakertown Electric: 50.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 50.00%
  • Silverdale, Pennsylvania:
    • Quakertown Electric: 50.00%
    • Perkasie Electric: 50.00%
  • Trumbauersville, Pennsylvania:
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • PPL Electric Utilities: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • Tullytown, Pennsylvania:
    • Perkasie Electric: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • PECO Energy Company: 20.00%
    • Quakertown Electric: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
  • Yardley, Pennsylvania:
    • PECO Energy Company: 19.97%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.05%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.05%
    • Perkasie Electric: 19.97%
    • Quakertown Electric: 19.97%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Bucks County, Pennsylvania?

Bucks County, Pennsylvania has 7 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Bucks County, Pennsylvania?

The largest electricity company in Bucks County, Pennsylvania by total revenue is PECO Energy Company.

How many electric companies offer service in Bucks County, Pennsylvania?

Bucks County, Pennsylvania is home to 5 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Bucks County, Pennsylvania?

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1PECO Energy Company253,765
2PPL Electric Utilities10,605
3Metropolitan Edison Company8,395
4Quakertown Electric5,283
5Perkasie Electric4,140

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