Cambria County, Pennsylvania Electric Profile

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Cambria County is the 218th highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 66.4 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuel types.

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Electric generation plants in Cambria County experienced a 52.08% rise in the use of non-renewable fuels in the previous year, which is a disappointing trend.

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Cambria County is the 4th highest county out of 67 counties in Pennsylvania for electricity generation from wind per capita, averaging 4.7 megawatt hours per citizen produced from wind.

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Cambria County is the 161st highest generator of electricity out of 3220 counties in the nation, producing 9,256,621 megawatt hours.

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Cambria County produces 4.7 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Cambria County the 679th highest ranking county out of 3220 counties for renewable production per capita in the US.

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With 1,066,854.84 megawatt hours generated by coal, Cambria County ranks 6th out of 67 counties in Pennsylvania in coal power electricity generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,440,836 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.07 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    9,256,621 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    612,480 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    8,644,141 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    71.1 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    614,462,258 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,719.66 kg

Johnstown, PA Electric Overview

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Johnstown's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 14.56 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly for the inhabitants, this rate is above both the state and the United States average rates of 13.38 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $112.83. This is 1.20% less than the state average of $114.19. Selling 1,457.12 megawatt hours, Pennsylvania Electric Company is the largest provider in the city.

Johnstown emits 3,727.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 621st worst polluting city out of 1761 cities in the state. A total of 72,935,848.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Johnstown

Johnstown residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.134/kWh$142.05/mo.$79.02/mo.
1122nd13.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Johnstown
216th$96.92Average residential monthly electricity bill for Johnstown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Johnstown, Pennsylvania

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East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.1591.98No DataIcon representing missing value.5,186.53682,097.29
Pennsylvania Electric CompanyBUNDLED14.15101.48No DataIcon representing missing value.3,337,925472,334,314
Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.3697.32No DataIcon representing missing value.2,298.41307,138.26

Zips with electric coverage in Johnstown, Pennsylvania include: 15905, 15902, 15906, 15901

Westmont, PA Electric Overview

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On average, Westmont's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 14.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.77% above the state's average rate of 13.38 cents and 8.17% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. The Pennsylvania average monthly residential electricity bill is $114.19, while the Westmont average is 1.24% less at $112.78 per month. This is the 247th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state. Pennsylvania Electric Company has 58 total residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier in the city.

Westmont emits 3,727.11 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 40th highest polluting city out of 1761 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 17,878,954.86 kilograms, which is the 271st worst total amount of pollution for any city in Pennsylvania. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Westmont

Westmont residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.134/kWh$142.05/mo.$79.02/mo.
1114th13.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Westmont
471st$96.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Westmont Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Westmont, Pennsylvania

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East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.1591.98No DataIcon representing missing value.5,186.53682,097.29
Pennsylvania Electric CompanyBUNDLED14.15101.48No DataIcon representing missing value.3,337,925472,334,314
Somerset Rural ElectricBUNDLED11.6699.23No DataIcon representing missing value.126,41014,735,000
Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.3697.32No DataIcon representing missing value.2,298.41307,138.26

Northern Cambria, PA Electric Overview

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Northern Cambria's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 14.20 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.16% more than Pennsylvania's average price of 13.38 cents and 5.56% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. Pennsylvania Electric Company is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $113.81 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Consumers in Northern Cambria have a 0.33% discount compared to the rest of the United States.

Around 3,727.11 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 621st highest polluter in Pennsylvania out of 1761 cities. With total emissions of 13,372,876.8 kilograms, the city ranks 380th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Northern Cambria must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Northern Cambria

Northern Cambria residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.134/kWh$142.05/mo.$79.02/mo.
979th13.31¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Northern Cambria
767th$102.25Average residential monthly electricity bill for Northern Cambria Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Northern Cambria, Pennsylvania

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East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.1591.98No DataIcon representing missing value.5,186.53682,097.29
Pennsylvania Electric CompanyBUNDLED14.15101.48No DataIcon representing missing value.3,337,925472,334,314
REA ElectricBUNDLED12.57118.24No DataIcon representing missing value.235,12629,564,000
Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.3697.32No DataIcon representing missing value.2,298.41307,138.26

Energy Production in Cambria County, Pennsylvania

Power Plants in Cambria County, Pennsylvania

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CPV Fairview Energy CenterCompetitive Power Ventures (100.00%)
Vinco CDP PA Natural Gas 7,576,6212,605,285,423.58343.86No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Colver Green EnergyInter-Power/AhlCon Partners, L.P. (100.00%)
Colver CDP PA Coal 487,212538,090,644.561,104.43YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Ebensburg PowerEbensburg Generation, LLC (99.50%)Revloc Reclamation Service, Inc. (0.50%)
Cambria County PA Coal 290,154402,111,675.121,385.86YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Cambria County PA Wind 199,272No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Highland North Wind FarmBlackRock Inc. (100.00%)
Cambria County PA Wind 197,222No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Cambria Wind LLCBlackRock Inc. (100.00%)
Cambria County PA Wind 136,798No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Patton Wind FarmBlackRock Inc. (100.00%)
Cambria County PA Wind 79,188No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Cambria County, Pennsylvania Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Cambria County averages 4,719.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. This adds up to total emissions of 614,462,257.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 22nd highest for total emissions in Pennsylvania. The county has 7 electricity producing plants, which is 12th highest in the state. When considering electricity generation, Cambria County's main fuel is Natural Gas, accounting for 7,577,284.79 megawatt hours, or 81.86% of production in the county. Coal (11.53%) is also used in electricity generation, as well as Wind (6.62%).

NATURAL GAS
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Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
81.86%
COAL
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11.53%
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Wind
6.62%
GASEOUS PROPANE
Gaseous Propane
0.00%

Cambria County, Pennsylvania Net Metering

Cambria County has 8 out of 8 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Many net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Pennsylvania has pretty good laws for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in Cambria County that report energy loss. Together, these 4 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.39% of electricity produced. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Pennsylvania average is 3.72%, resulting in a rank of 1518th best in the nation and a state rank of 40th best out of 3220 and 67 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Cambria County:

  • Ashville, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
  • Brownstown, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.00%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
  • Carrolltown, Pennsylvania:
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Cassandra, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Chest Springs, Pennsylvania:
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
  • Cresson, Pennsylvania:
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Valley Rural Electric Cooperative: 0.74%
    • REA Electric: 15.92%
  • Dale, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.00%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
  • Ebensburg, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
  • Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Gallitzin, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 17.08%
    • Sunwave Energy: 17.08%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 17.08%
    • Valley Rural Electric Cooperative: 14.58%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 17.08%
    • Ambit Energy: 17.08%
  • Geistown, Pennsylvania:
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
  • Glasgow, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 33.33%
    • Sunwave Energy: 33.33%
    • Duquesne Light Company: 33.33%
  • Hastings, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Johnstown, Pennsylvania:
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.00%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
  • Lilly, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
  • Lorain, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
  • Loretto, Pennsylvania:
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
  • Nanty-Glo, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
  • Northern Cambria, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
  • Patton, Pennsylvania:
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
  • Portage, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Sankertown, Pennsylvania:
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
  • Scalp Level, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.64%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.68%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.68%
    • Somerset Rural Electric: 16.68%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.64%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.68%
  • South Fork, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
  • Southmont, Pennsylvania:
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.00%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 20.00%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.00%
  • Summerhill, Pennsylvania:
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
  • Tunnelhill, Pennsylvania:
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 9.50%
    • Valley Rural Electric Cooperative: 20.25%
    • Sunwave Energy: 20.25%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 20.25%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 9.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 20.25%
  • Westmont, Pennsylvania:
    • Sunwave Energy: 19.93%
    • Somerset Rural Electric: 0.35%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 19.93%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 19.93%
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 19.93%
    • Ambit Energy: 19.93%
  • Wilmore, Pennsylvania:
    • East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 16.67%
    • Sunwave Energy: 16.67%
    • REA Electric: 16.67%
    • Pennsylvania Electric Company: 16.67%
    • Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility: 16.67%

* 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 Cambria County, Pennsylvania?

The largest electricity company in Cambria County, Pennsylvania by total revenue is Pennsylvania Electric Company.

How many power plants are located within Cambria County, Pennsylvania?

There are 7 active electricity plants located in Cambria County, Pennsylvania

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

Cambria County, Pennsylvania is home to 8 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Cambria County, Pennsylvania?

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1Pennsylvania Electric Company17,034
2REA Electric7,470
3East Conemaugh, Pennsylvania Electric Utility629
4Valley Rural Electric Cooperative370
5Summerhill, Pennsylvania Electric Utility294
6Somerset Rural Electric269
7Bedford Rural Electric Cooperative184
8United Electric Cooperative (Pennsylvania)132

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16