Eversource Energy: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

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About Eversource Energy

Eversource Energy serves electricity to 3 states in the nation including cities like Boston, Springfield, Stamford, Hartford, and Cambridge. The entity is an investor owned entity. The supplier recently disclosed a total of 1,815,737 customers. Exactly 1,638,604 are residential customers, one is a transportation customer account. 173,556 are commercial locations and 3,576 of these are industrial customers. Eversource Energy averages 30.18 cents per kilowatt hour charged to their consumers for residential electricity, which is 94.26% above the nationwide average of 15.53 cents. The company sold 19,388,631 megawatt hours in 2022 via traditional retail sales. The electricity generated in the company's power plants made up 42,073 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 32,380,892 megawatt hours. The total revenue for Eversource Energy in 2022 from electricity sales was $9,879,485,600, with $4,884,196,400 coming from retail sales to end users and $1,063,202,600 from wholesale electricity sales.

Consumers of the company pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $175.61. This is 29.72% higher than the US average bill of $135.37. With 591.2 megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuels, Eversource Energy is the 454th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources out of 3518 companies in the US. Eversource Energy is the 35th largest provider out of 3518 suppliers in the US based on number of customers. Solar fields associated with the provider produce 67,902 megawatt hours, which is 99.18% 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 3.16% of their generation due to heat dissipation and other causes. The national energy loss average is 2.87%, giving Eversource Energy a rank of 393rd best out of 3518 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 September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.373/kWh$0.185/kWh$225.52/mo.$97.94/mo.
2895th30.18¢Eversource Energy's Average residential price per kWh
2687th$175.61Average monthly electricity bill for Eversource Energy's residential customers

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Eversource Energy Overview

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

Eversource Energy Contact

Eversource Energy Service

Eversource Energy Plans

Eversource Energy offers a total of 10 plans for electricity. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Eversource Energy Plans

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

All Eversource Energy Plans

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 14.59¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

24 Month Green Home Power Plan

Residential

  • Rate 15.99¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 24 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

Worry Free 12

Residential

  • Rate 12.29¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

Worry Free Renewable 12

Residential

  • Rate 12.39¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 100%

Quick Facts About Eversource Energy

Generating 68,460.57 megawatt hours annually, Eversource Energy is the 388th largest total producer of all providers in the country.

Eversource Energy generates 99.18% of their electricity from sustainable fuel sources, which ranks them 232nd out of the 3518 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
Massachusetts, Major Provider Category
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Energy provider of the year for New Hampshire, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
New Hampshire, Major Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Eversource Energy's energy loss due to business operations.

-3.16%

Total Energy Loss

1,024,284MWh

393 National Rank

Eversource Energy Energy Makeup

Eversource Energy Coverage Map

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Eversource Energy State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Connecticut987,8582,707,383,872162.84%
Massachusetts463,842998,762,000219.87%
New Hampshire364,036766,458,439117.3%

Eversource Energy County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Barnstable County232,4573433.78$174.23/mo
Belknap County63,3951926.23$160.40/mo
Berkshire County127,8593532.85$172.73/mo
Bristol County580,0683832.24$172.48/mo
Carroll County49,9611826.14$159.97/mo
Cheshire County77,3501827.08$163.42/mo
Coos County31,3601726.06$159.81/mo
Dukes County20,2773433.78$174.23/mo
Fairfield County956,4462325.31$174.09/mo
Franklin County70,8943532.75$172.54/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 19,41321,423,689.571,103.57
East Longmeadow Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Hampden County MA Solar 9,011
Southwick Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Hampden County MA Solar 8,319
Springfield Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Springfield MA Solar 6,416
Hampden County MA Solar 6,337
Hampshire County MA Solar 5,902
Montague Site 36-GrosolarEversource Energy (100.00%)
Franklin County MA Solar 5,367
Southampton Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Hampshire County MA Solar 3,362
Berkshire County MA Solar 3,283
Greenfield Solar PVEversource Energy (100.00%)
Greenfield Town MA Solar 3,202

Eversource Energy Fuel Makeup

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
99.18%
RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
0.85%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.01%

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

What cities does Eversource Energy have customers in in?

Eversource Energy provides electricity to 292 cities in the nation.

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

Electric production plants owned by or associated with Eversource Energy generate 0.86% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

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

Electric facilities owned by or associated with Eversource Energy generate 99.18% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

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

Consumers of Eversource Energy pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $175.61.

What is the phone number for Eversource Energy?

Eversource Energy's customer service phone number is (800) 592-2000

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

Eversource Energy is associated with or owns 19 power plants.

How many counties does Eversource Energy supply electricity to?

There are 29 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Eversource Energy including Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire.

How many states does Eversource Energy have customers in to?

Eversource Energy sells electricity to customers in 3 states.

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

The average BUNDLED price of electricity for consumers of Eversource Energy is 30.18 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-02-23