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About Eversource Energy

Eversource Energy serves electricity to 3 states in the nation including cities like Boston, Springfield, Bridgeport, Stamford, and New Haven. The entity is an investor owned entity. The supplier recently disclosed a total of 1,973,204 customers. Exactly 1,789,470 are residential customers, one is a transportation customer account. 179,689 are commercial locations and 4,044 of these are industrial customers. Eversource Energy averages 22.53 cents per kilowatt hour charged to their consumers for residential electricity, resulting in the supplier ranking 2906th out of 2923 in the country for average electricity price. The company had total sales and disposition of 30,416,474 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 19,261,209 megawatt hours were from sales to end users and 9,753,695 were via wholesale channels. Electricity production and wholesale power purchases made up 0.13% and 99.87%, respectively, of the total electricity sourced by the company. Electricity plants owned by the company generated 39,694 megawatt hours and an additional 30,376,780 were acquired via wholesale channels. In 2020, the company made a total of $7,622,757,200 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 50.11% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users and 4.12% from wholesale electricity sales.

Consumers of the company pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $147.13. This is 21.36% higher than the US average bill of $121.23. With 2,942.23 megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuels, Eversource Energy is the 409th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources out of 3509 companies in the US. Eversource Energy is the 30th largest provider out of 3509 suppliers in the US based on number of customers. Solar fields associated with the provider produce 66,869 megawatt hours, which is 95.83% of their total production.

Eversource Energy Net Metering

Eversource Energy allows their customers to participate in net metering programs. Without net metering, solar panel installation is significantly less economically realistic, as citizens have no way to sell extra electricity back to their electric company.

Energy Loss

Eversource Energy loses electricity at a rate of 4.52% of their generation due to heat dissipation and other causes. The national energy loss average is 2.76%, giving Eversource Energy a rank of 783rd best out of 3509 providers who report energy loss in the country.

Eversource Energy Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.269/kWh$0.185/kWh$186.41/mo.$97.94/mo.
2906th22.53¢Eversource Energy's Average residential price per kWh
2544th$147.13Average monthly electricity bill for Eversource Energy's residential customers

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Eversource Energy Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Parent Company:Unitil
  • Subsidiary CompaniesWestern Massachusetts Electric CompanyPublic Service Company of New HampshireNSTAR Electric CompanyEversource Energy
  • Headquarters:300 Cadwell Drive
    Springfield, Massachusetts 01104
    United States of America
  • CEO:Joseph R. Nolan, Jr.

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Quick Facts About Eversource Energy

Generating 69,775.95 megawatt hours annually, Eversource Energy is the 382nd largest total producer of all providers in the country.

Eversource Energy generates 95.83% of their electricity from sustainable fuel sources, which ranks them 235th out of the 3509 companies we track in the nation.

Energy provider of the year for Massachusetts, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
Massachusetts, Major Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for Massachusetts, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
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Energy provider of the year for New Hampshire, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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Energy Loss

Eversource Energy's energy loss due to business operations.

-4.52%

Total Energy Loss

1,374,557MWh

783 National Rank

Eversource Energy Energy Makeup

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Eversource Energy State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Connecticut1,060,6132,255,707,521159.18%
Massachusetts478,2201,039,314,000322.58%
New Hampshire434,371739,934,021218.24%

Eversource Energy County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Barnstable County228,9963525.25$148.43/mo
Belknap County63,7051821.57$140.79/mo
Berkshire County129,0263525.15$147.61/mo
Bristol County579,2003825.21$149.63/mo
Carroll County50,1071821.49$140.38/mo
Cheshire County76,4581820.93$134.62/mo
Coos County31,2681721.32$139.88/mo
Dukes County20,6003424.70$143.33/mo
Fairfield County957,4192524.65$172.29/mo
Franklin County71,0293525.21$148.15/mo

Power Plants Owned by Eversource Energy

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cousins Island CDP ME Residual Fuel Oil 157,939133,957,780.77848.16
Southwick Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Hampden County MA Solar 8,851
East Longmeadow Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Hampden County MA Solar 8,489
Springfield Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Springfield MA Solar 6,376
Hampden County MA Solar 5,865
Hampshire County MA Solar 5,550
Montague Site 36-GrosolarEversource Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 5,305
Greenfield Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Greenfield Town MA Solar 3,129
Southampton Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,123
West Wareham CDP MA Solar 2,937

Eversource Energy Fuel Makeup

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
95.83%
RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
4.19%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.03%

Cities Eversource Energy Has Coverage

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

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Eversource Energy FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Eversource Energy?

Eversource Energy's current CEO is Joseph R. Nolan, Jr..

Does Eversource Energy have any subsidiary companies?

Eversource Energy owns Western Massachusetts Electric Company, Public Service Company of New Hampshire, NSTAR Electric Company, and Eversource Energy.

How many counties does Eversource Energy provider electricity in?

There are 31 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Eversource Energy including Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire.

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for Eversource Energy customers?

Eversource Energy's current average BUNDLED electricity rate is 22.53 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average United States BUNDLED rate of 13.71 cents.

What is the phone number for Eversource Energy?

You can reach Eversource Energy by phone via (800) 592-2000.

What is the average bundled bill for Eversource Energy customers each month?

Eversource Energy currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $147.13, compared to the United States average of $121.23 for bundled service.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Eversource Energy?

There are 18 power plants associated with or owned by Eversource Energy.

What percentage of Eversource Energy's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuels?

Eversource Energy generates 4.22% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

What percentage of Eversource Energy's electricity is generated using renewable fuel types?

Eversource Energy produces 95.83% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

What company is Eversource Energy owned by?

Eversource Energy is owned by Unitil.

How many states does Eversource Energy offer service in?

There are 3 states that receive at least some electricity coverage by Eversource Energy including Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire.

What cities does Eversource Energy offer service to?

Eversource Energy has customers in 384 cities throughout the US including Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-15