Norwich Public Utilities

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Norwich Public Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Norwich Public Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.199/kWh$0.193/kWh$118.22/mo.$108.90/mo.
2871st19.80¢Norwich Public Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
1760th$118.22Average monthly electricity bill for Norwich Public Utilities' residential customers

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 18,072 residential customers, 2,483 commercial customers and 9 industrial customers signed on for their services. The average residential electricity price for Norwich Public Utilities is roughly 19.80 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.06% below the state's average rate of 22.51 cents. This makes the provider 12th lowest for average electricity price out of 19 providers in the state. About 285,100 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail customers in 2020. 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 289,715 wholesale megawatt hours. In 2020, the provider earned 94.61% of their revenue from retail electricity sales to end users. Their total revenue from all electricity activities was $53,956,100.

Patrons of the provider pay an average residential power bill of $118.22. This is 29.50% less than the state average of $153.91. The provider produces 95.73% of their total production, which is 6,051 megawatt hours, from renewable fuel types. With 270 megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuels, Norwich Public Utilities is the 537th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources out of 3510 suppliers in the United States Norwich Public Utilities generates 6,321 megawatt hours from their generation facilities, which ranks them as the 27th largest producer of electricity of all 25 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 4.04% of the electricity they generate. The Connecticut average for energy loss is 1.32% and the US average is 2.76%. This leaves Norwich Public Utilities with a ranking of 14th best out of 25 electricity providers in the state and 645th best out of 3510 companies in the country.

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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Quick Facts About Norwich Public Utilities

Norwich Public Utilities is the 970th largest electricity company out of 3510 providers in the US based on total megawatt hours sold.

Norwich Public Utilities is 2nd in the state out of 25 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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Energy provider of the year for Connecticut, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
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Energy Loss

Norwich Public Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-4.04%

Total Energy Loss

12,013MWh

645 National Rank

Norwich Public Utilities Energy Makeup

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Norwich Public Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Connecticut20,56451,047,0008100%

Norwich Public Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
New London County268,5552725.30$179.46/mo

Power Plants Owned by Norwich Public Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Norwich CT Conventional Hydroelectric 6,051
Norwich CT Distillate Fuel Oil 249284,923.221,144.27
Norwich CT Distillate Fuel Oil 2119,409.75924.27

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
95.73%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
4.27%

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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 $118.22, compared to the Connecticut average of $153.91 and the United States average of $153.91 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 95.73% 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 19.80 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

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

Norwich Public Utilities generates 4.27% 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.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-01