Electric Rates & Providers in Kent County, RI

Kent County, Rhode Island Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Kent County, Rhode Island Electricity Overview

Kent County is the 4 highest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 5 counties in the state, with a population of 171,275 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 97,017.

Kent County residents are faced with an average residential monthly electricity bill of $162.2, which is 1.95% higher than the Rhode Island average bill of $159.09.

Kent County has seen year over year increase of 9.46% for electricity generation from solar energy.

Kent County generates 0.42 megawatt hours per capita each year from solar energy, giving the county a ranking of 2nd in Rhode Island out of 5 counties for this category.

Kent County averages 0.14 megawatt hours produced from wind per capita, which is highest county out of 5 counties in Rhode Island.

With 72,568 megawatt hours produced from solar, Kent County ranks 3rd out of 5 counties in the state for solar power electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,148,931 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    6.71 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    97,017 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    97,017 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.57 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    425,954,961 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,486.97 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Warwick

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Residential Bundled Electricity Prices

Warwick Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

30.88¢ per kWh

  • 0.95% lower than last month
  • 6.48% higher than February last year
  • 9.38% higher than the Rhode Island average
  • 87.93% higher than the US average
  • 37th in the state out of 37 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 22 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 29,667th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 528 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 616 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

27.75¢ per kWh

  • 0.57% higher than last month
  • 15.32% higher than February last year
  • 7.78% higher than the Rhode Island average
  • 67.88% higher than the US average
  • 37th in the state out of 37 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since February last year
  • 29,389th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 162 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 359 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$172.8 per month

  • 14.3% lower than last month
  • 16.49% higher than February last year
  • 5.37% higher than the Rhode Island average
  • 30.98% higher than the US average
  • 37th in the state out of 37 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 28,541st in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 645 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,753 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$156.3 per month

  • 1.32% higher than last month
  • 13.05% higher than February last year
  • 5.31% higher than the Rhode Island average
  • 15.17% higher than the US average
  • 37th in the state out of 37 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 25,291st in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,180 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 8,989 since February last year

Warwick, RI Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Warwick home pay an average residential electricity rate of 27.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.15% below the average Rhode Island rate of 28.36 cents. The city has seen a 5.72% rise in electricity produced by solar power. The city produces 0.11 megawatt hours per person from solar power, which is 9th out of 37 cities in the state.

Coming in at as the 2nd worst ranked city out of 37 cities in Rhode Island, Warwick releases 221,942,640.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More importantly, the city averages 2,673.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. Roughly 100.00% of Warwick's electricity is generated using Solar. Warwick has one power producing plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Warwick

Warwick residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.318/kWh$0.161/kWh$207.12/mo.$79.01/mo.
37th27.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Warwick
37th$156.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Warwick Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Warwick, Rhode Island

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
The Narragansett Electric CoBUNDLED27.52153.72,340,604.14644,157,491

Zips with electric coverage in Warwick, Rhode Island include: 02893, 02886, 02889, 02818, 02888

Greene CDP, RI Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Greene CDP home pay an average residential electricity rate of 27.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.15% below the average Rhode Island rate of 28.36 cents. There has been a 20.91% increase in the amount of electricity produced from solar fields over the past year, which is an increase of 731 megawatt hours each year. Electricity production plants in the city have seen a 7.53% drop in the use of renewable fuels versus non-renewable fuels.

Coming in at as the 32nd worst ranked city out of 37 cities in Rhode Island, Greene CDP releases 342,074.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More importantly, the city averages 331.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. Roughly 69.55% of Greene CDP's electricity is generated using Solar. Greene CDP has 2 power producing plants within its borders. This is the 3rd highest amount of power plants in a single city within the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Greene CDP

Greene CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.318/kWh$0.161/kWh$207.12/mo.$79.01/mo.
37th27.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Greene CDP
37th$156.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Greene CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Greene CDP, Rhode Island

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
The Narragansett Electric CoBUNDLED27.52153.72,340,604.14644,157,491

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Electricity Production in Kent County, Rhode Island

Power Plants in Kent County, Rhode Island

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kent County RI Solar 30,450
Hopkins Hill CSGNautilus Solar (100.00%)
Kent County RI Solar 9,515
TPE Hopkins Solar Holdings1, LLC
Kent County RI Solar 9,515
KilvertCaptona Partners Solar I Finco LLC (100.00%)
Warwick RI Solar 8,837
WED Coventry 6WED Coventry Six, LLC (100.00%)
Kent County RI Wind 7,165
10 Briggs Solar NG, LLC (East)NuGen Capital Management (100.00%)
Kent County RI Solar 7,067
Robin Hollow SolarRobin Hollow Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Kent County RI Solar 7,048
WED Coventry 2Town of West Warwick (100.00%)
Kent County RI Wind 7,001
WED Coventry Seven, LLCWED Coventry Seven, LLC (100.00%)
Greene CDP RI Solar 4,227
WED Coventry 5WED Coventry Five, LLC (100.00%)
Kent County RI Wind 3,239
GD West Greenwich Victory I, LLCGD West Greenwich Victory I, LLC (100.00%)
Kent County RI Solar 2,796
WED Coventry 1Narragansett Bay Commission (100.00%)
Kent County RI Wind 2,719
Kent County RI Solar 2,628
WED Coventry 4Narragansett Bay Commission (100.00%)
Kent County RI Wind 2,474
WED Coventry 3Narragansett Bay Commission (100.00%)
Greene CDP RI Wind 1,851

Kent County, Rhode Island Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Kent County is the 692nd highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county emitting 425,954,960.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The county averages 2,486.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. Solar is the primary fuel source in Kent County, with 74.80% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Kent County is home to 15 power producing plants, which is the 3rd most plants within a county in Rhode Island.

SOLAR
Solar
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Solar
74.80%
WIND
Wind
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Wind
25.20%

Kent County, Rhode Island Net Metering

Kent County is home to one electricity company. Fortunately for consumers in the county who are interested in having personal solar panels, the sole company in the county offers net metering options. Many net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Rhode Island has great regulations for consumers interested in investing in personal solar.

Energy Loss

Kent County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.71% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Kent County a rank of 1572nd best in the United States out of 3230.

Power Companies in Kent County, Rhode Island

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Kent County, Rhode Island?

The largest electricity provider in Kent County, Rhode Island by total customer count is The Narragansett Electric Co.

How many power plants are located within Kent County, Rhode Island?

There are 15 active electricity plants located in Kent County, Rhode Island

Which electricity companies offer service in Kent County, Rhode Island?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1The Narragansett Electric Co63,272

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-03-29