Norwood Electric

Norwood Electric is a municipally owned entity located in Norwood, Massachusetts and serving customers in Massachusetts including in cities such as Quincy, Brookline CDP, Weymouth Town, Braintree Town, and Randolph Town. The company has 27,928 residential customers, 4,350 commercial customers and 90 industrial customers in their service area whom they provide electricity to. The residential electricity rate for customers of Norwood Electric is, on average, 17.56 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 20.29% below Massachusetts' average rate of 22.03 cents and 30.55% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. In 2020 they had retail sales of 315,196 megawatt hours. The electricity sourced consisted of megawatt hours that they procured by way of wholesale channels. They purchased 326,061 wholesale megawatt hours. Norwood Electric made $56,448,000 in 2020, which they earned entirely from electricity sales to end users.

About Norwood Electric

The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $132.28, while the Norwood Electric average is 29.27% lower at $97.09 per month. This is the 62nd lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in the state. Electricity sales have contributed to a rise in CO2 pollution amounts of 97.22% during the course of the last year. Electricity production is not part of the Norwood Electric business model, as they purchase power at wholesale rates from other companies and then resell to their end users.

Norwood Electric Net Metering

Norwood Electric does not offer net metering options to consumers. The purchase of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often too expensive for private individuals. Net metering would allow purchasers of these electricity sources to sell unused electricity back into the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources financially possible .

Energy Loss

Norwood Electric currently loses around 3.33% of the electricity that they generate. The state of Massachusetts has an energy loss average of 3.25% and the national average is 2.76%, resulting in Norwood Electric receiving a rank of 14th worst out of 21 companies reporting energy loss in Massachusetts.

Norwood Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Norwood Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.177/kWh$0.146/kWh$97.09/mo.$77.65/mo.
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491st$97.09Average monthly electric bill for Norwood Electric's residential customers

Norwood Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:136 Access Road
    Norwood, Massachusetts 02062
    United States of America
  • CEO:James Collins

Norwood Electric Contact

Norwood Electric Service

  • Outage Phone:(781) 948-1100

Quick Facts About Norwood Electric

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Norwood Electric emits 278,414,639.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions due to megawatt hours sold, which ranks it as the 1040th highest polluting electricity company in the nation out of 3511.

Energy Loss

Norwood Electric's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss


979 National Rank

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Norwood Electric State Coverage

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Norwood Electric County Coverage

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Norfolk County706,775617.08$114.67/mo

Cities Norwood Electric Has Coverage

  • Braintree Town, MA
  • Franklin Town, MA
  • Quincy, MA
  • Randolph Town, MA
  • Weymouth Town, MA

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

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Norwood Electric FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Norwood Electric?

James Collins is the CEO of Norwood Electric.

How much is the average bill for Norwood Electric customers each month?

Consumers of Norwood Electric pay, on average, a monthly bill of $97.09.

What is the average electricity rate for Norwood Electric customers?

The average rate of electricity for consumers of Norwood Electric is 17.56 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What cities does Norwood Electric provider electricity to?

Norwood Electric has customers in 5 cities throughout the nation including, Massachusetts.

What is the phone number for Norwood Electric?

You can reach Norwood Electric by phone via (781) 948-1150.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25