Electric Rates & Providers in Montgomery County, PA

Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Electricity Overview

Montgomery County has a population of 864,683 citizens.

Montgomery County is 17th in Pennsylvania rankings for total megawatt hours generated from sustainable energy, with 84,032.7 megawatt hours generated from renewable sources.

As the 321st highest county in the US for non-renewable production per capita, Montgomery County produces 22.7 megawatt hours per person a year.

Montgomery County produces 310,928.47 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 25th in Pennsylvania out of 67 counties for total natural gas production.

With total production of 19,711,475.4 megawatt hours, Montgomery County is ranked 3rd largest generator of electricity in the state out of 67 counties for total production.

The burning of non-renewable fuel sources in electricity generation in Montgomery County has declined by 0.28% within the past 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    9,473,372 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.96 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    19,711,475 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    84,033 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    19,627,443 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    22.8 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    192,381,289 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    222.49 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Norristown

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Norristown Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

13.47¢ per kWh

  • 9.77% lower than last month
  • 14.57% lower than February last year
  • 15.67% lower than the Pennsylvania average
  • 18.02% lower than the US average
  • 480th in the state out of 1,892 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 613 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 85 since February last year
  • 11,186th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 7,971 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 8,528 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

15.99¢ per kWh

  • 1.18% lower than last month
  • 7.76% higher than February last year
  • 6.13% lower than the Pennsylvania average
  • 3.25% lower than the US average
  • 778th in the state out of 1,892 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 24 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 189 since February last year
  • 20,323rd in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 815 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,327 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$113.74 per month

  • 15.17% lower than last month
  • 3.78% lower than February last year
  • 17.53% lower than the Pennsylvania average
  • 13.79% lower than the US average
  • 289th in the state out of 1,892 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 549 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 9 since February last year
  • 9,251st in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 631 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,232 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$115.6 per month

  • 0.32% lower than last month
  • 3.12% higher than February last year
  • 13.33% lower than the Pennsylvania average
  • 14.81% lower than the US average
  • 210th in the state out of 1,892 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 7,932nd in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 91 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 796 since February last year

Norristown, PA Electricity Overview

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Norristown's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 15.99 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.40% less than the average Pennsylvania price of 17.85 cents and 0.50% lower than the national average of 16.07 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Norristown average is 16.19% below at $115.6 per month. PECO Energy Company has an estimated 2,275 residential customers, which is more than any other provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Norristown averages 3,282.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 539th highest in Pennsylvania out of 1892 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 116,866,132.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 17th largest emissions amount in Pennsylvania. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Norristown

Norristown residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.172/kWh$0.086/kWh$155.07/mo.$69.06/mo.
778th15.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Norristown
210th$115.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Norristown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Norristown, Pennsylvania

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY16.41136.3160,868.819,986,791.79
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY17.08125.310,654.271,819,255.12
All American Power and GasENERGY25.25171.953,997.371,009,336.84
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.31109.2614,987.281,844,807.95
Ambit EnergyENERGY10.73102.63416,125.2344,638,667

Zips with electric coverage in Norristown, Pennsylvania include: 19403, 19401, 19462

King of Prussia CDP, PA Electricity Overview

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King of Prussia CDP's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 15.99 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.40% less than the average Pennsylvania price of 17.85 cents and 0.50% lower than the national average of 16.07 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the King of Prussia CDP average is 16.19% below at $115.6 per month. PECO Energy Company has an estimated 5,467 residential customers, which is more than any other provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. King of Prussia CDP averages 3,282.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 1608th highest in Pennsylvania out of 1892 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 78,248,812.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 26th largest emissions amount in Pennsylvania. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in King of Prussia CDP

King of Prussia CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.172/kWh$0.086/kWh$155.07/mo.$69.06/mo.
778th15.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of King of Prussia CDP
210th$115.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for King of Prussia CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in King of Prussia CDP, Pennsylvania

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY16.41136.3160,868.819,986,791.79
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY17.08125.310,654.271,819,255.12
All American Power and GasENERGY25.25171.953,997.371,009,336.84
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.31109.2614,987.281,844,807.95
Ambit EnergyENERGY10.73102.63416,125.2344,638,667

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Pottstown, PA Electricity Overview

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Pottstown's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 15.99 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.40% less than the average Pennsylvania price of 17.85 cents and 0.50% lower than the national average of 16.07 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Pottstown average is 16.19% below at $115.6 per month. PECO Energy Company has an estimated 3,123 residential customers, which is more than any other provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Pottstown averages 3,282.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 539th highest in Pennsylvania out of 1892 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 76,414,112.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 27th largest emissions amount in Pennsylvania. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pottstown

Pottstown residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.172/kWh$0.086/kWh$155.07/mo.$69.06/mo.
778th15.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pottstown
210th$115.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pottstown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pottstown, Pennsylvania

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
APG&EENERGY16.41136.3160,868.819,986,791.79
Agway Energy ServicesENERGY17.08125.310,654.271,819,255.12
All American Power and GasENERGY25.25171.953,997.371,009,336.84
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY12.31109.2614,987.281,844,807.95
Ambit EnergyENERGY10.73102.63416,125.2344,638,667

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Electricity Production in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

Power Plants in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Montgomery County PA Nuclear 19,210,803
West Point (PA)Merck & Co Inc-West Point (100.00%)
Montgomery County PA Natural Gas 295,597.475,853,955.91256.61
Covanta Plymouth Renewable EnergyCovanta (100.00%)
Montgomery County PA Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste 184,889314,598,383.981,701.55
Spring HouseJanssen Pharmaceutical Co (100.00%)
Spring House CDP PA Natural Gas 15,3897,130,627.28463.36
Moser Generating StationExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Montgomery County PA Distillate Fuel Oil 2,5792,666,321.251,033.86
Merck - Upper Gwynedd Solar ArrayMerck - Upper Gwynedd Solar Array (100.00%)
Montgomery County PA Solar 1,483
500 Virginia SolarAlliance HP Virginia Drive LLC (100.00%)
Fort Washington CDP PA Solar 467
IKEA Conshohocken Rooftop PV SystemIKEA Property Inc (100.00%)
Montgomery County PA Solar 203
Whitemarsh Central Utility PlantEPP Renewable Energy (100.00%)
Montgomery County PA Natural Gas 4530,456.44676.81
Hatfield PA Distillate Fuel Oil 2012,668.19633.41

Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Montgomery County citizens emit 222.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 65th highest polluting county out of 67 counties in the state. At 222.49 kilograms per person and 864,683 people in the county, the county emits 192,381,288.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions. About 97.46% of Montgomery County's electricity is generated using Nuclear. When taken together with Natural Gas (1.58%) and Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste (0.51%), these three fuel types account for 19,621,809.71 megawatt hours (or 99.55%) of the county electricity generation. Montgomery County has the 260th highest power producing plants of any county in the US, with 10 total plants.

NUCLEAR
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
97.46%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
1.58%
NON-BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Non-biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.51%
BIOGENIC MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE
Biogenic Municipal Solid Waste
0.42%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.03%
OTHER
Other
0.01%

Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Net Metering

Approximately 6.15% of the electricity companies in Montgomery County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Montgomery County is 5.11%. This includes data from 9 suppliers, including PECO Energy Company, PPL Electric Utilities, and Direct Energy. With a state average energy loss of 3.78%, Montgomery County is ranked as the 30th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Montgomery County:

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

FAQ

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

By total revenue, PECO Energy Company is the largest electricity supplier in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.

How many power plants are within Montgomery County, Pennsylvania?

Montgomery County, Pennsylvania has 10 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania?

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

Montgomery County, Pennsylvania is home to 65 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-05-29