Norwich Public Utilities: Rates, Coverage Area, Emissions

Norwich Public Utilities

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About Norwich Public Utilities

Norwich Public Utilities provides electricity for Norwich, Connecticut and is a municipally owned entity. They currently provide electricity to residential, commercial and industrial customer accounts, with a total of 18,586 residential customers, 2,059 commercial customers and 9 industrial customers signed on for their services. The average residential electricity price for Norwich Public Utilities is roughly 27.11 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.04% below the state's average rate of 30.13 cents. This makes the provider 13th lowest for average electricity price out of 17 providers in the state. About 278,147 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail customers in 2022. The electricity sourced consisted of megawatt hours produced by the company at electricity plants they own and additional megawatt hours purchased on the wholesale electricity market. They purchased 288,676 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2022, the provider earned 95.13% of their revenue from retail electricity sales to end users. Their total revenue from all electricity activities was $61,657,500.

Patrons of the provider pay an average monthly residential power bill of $158.8. This is 18.85% less than the state average bill of $184.32. The provider produces 91.34% of their total production, which is 3,609 megawatt hours, from renewable fuel types. With 342 megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuels, Norwich Public Utilities is the 474th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources out of 3517 suppliers in the United States Norwich Public Utilities generates 3,951 megawatt hours from their generation facilities, which ranks them as the 29th largest producer of electricity of all 23 electricity suppliers in the state.

Norwich Public Utilities Net Metering

Customers of Norwich Public Utilities are able to participate in net metering, which is a positive for both parties. Net metering makes solar panel installation more economically feasible as it allows individuals to sell electricity back to the grid.

Energy Loss

All providers who transmit electricity have some energy loss via heat depletion or alternative causes. Norwich Public Utilities is not an exception, as they have a yearly loss of about 5.74% of the electricity they generate. The Connecticut average for energy loss is 1.51% and the US average is 2.87%. This leaves Norwich Public Utilities with a ranking of 11th best out of 23 electricity providers in the state and 1049th best out of 3517 companies in the country.

Norwich Public Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Norwich Public Utilities residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.320/kWh$0.178/kWh$210.37/mo.$86.16/mo.
2881st27.11¢Norwich Public Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
2443rd$158.8Average monthly electricity bill for Norwich Public Utilities' residential customers

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Norwich Public Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:16 South Golden Street
    Norwich, Connecticut 06360
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Christopher LaRose

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  • States Served:
    • Connecticut
  • Counties Served:
    • New London County
  • Major Cities Served:

Quick Facts About Norwich Public Utilities

Norwich Public Utilities is the 1009th largest electricity company out of 3517 providers in the US based on total megawatt hours sold.

Norwich Public Utilities is 2nd in the state out of 23 suppliers for total megawatt hours generated from hydroelectric power.

Energy provider of the year for Connecticut, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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Top 3 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
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Energy Loss

Norwich Public Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-5.74%

Total Energy Loss

16,952MWh

1049 National Rank

Norwich Public Utilities Energy Makeup

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Norwich Public Utilities Coverage Map

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Norwich Public Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Connecticut20,65463,124,869.137100%

Norwich Public Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
New London County269,1312429.41$198.40/mo

Power Plants Owned by Norwich Public Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Norwich CT Conventional Hydroelectric 3,609
Norwich CT Distillate Fuel Oil 341400,789.031,175.33
Norwich CT Distillate Fuel Oil 12,592.92,592.9

Norwich Public Utilities Fuel Makeup

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
91.34%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
8.66%

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Norwich Public Utilities FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Norwich Public Utilities customers each month?

Norwich Public Utilities currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $158.80, compared to the Connecticut average of $184.32 and the United States average of $184.32 for bundled service.

What percentage of Norwich Public Utilities' electricity is produced using renewable fuels?

Electric plants owned by or associated with Norwich Public Utilities produce 91.34% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

What is the phone number for Norwich Public Utilities?

You can reach Norwich Public Utilities by phone via (860) 887-2555.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Norwich Public Utilities customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for consumers of Norwich Public Utilities is 27.11 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Norwich Public Utilities' electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Norwich Public Utilities generates 8.66% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Norwich Public Utilities?

There are 3 power plants associated with or owned by Norwich Public Utilities.

Who is the CEO of Norwich Public Utilities?

Christopher LaRose is the CEO of Norwich Public Utilities.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-03-29