Abbeville County, South Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Abbeville County, South Carolina Electricity Overview

Abbeville County is the 42nd largest generator of electricity of all 46 counties in South Carolina, producing 75 megawatt hours.

Abbeville County ranks 1112th in the nation out of 3221 counties for total production of electricity from non-renewable sources, with 75 of the county's 75 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

The largest supplier in Abbeville County by megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Carolinas.

Abbeville County is the 1682nd most populated county in the United States, with 24,295 residents .

Citizens of Abbeville County pay about 16.54% less than the $143.67 South Carolina average monthly residential electric expense.

Abbeville County ranks 37th out of 46 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its citizens consuming over 300,000 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    385,211 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    75 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    75 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    100,339,173 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,130.03 kg

Abbeville, SC Electricity Overview

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Abbeville's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.87 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.79% below the average South Carolina rate of 13.30 cents, a welcome situation for citizens of the city. With an estimated 3,038 total residential customers, Abbeville Public Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Citizens in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $111.58. This is 9.91% below the nationwide average bill of $123.86.

Electricity consumption in Abbeville has byproducts of 20,122,199.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 104th highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 6th highest in South Carolina for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Abbeville

Abbeville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.102/kWh$179.84/mo.$71.56/mo.
222nd11.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Abbeville
13th$111.58Average residential monthly electricity bill for Abbeville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Abbeville, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Abbeville Public UtilitiesBUNDLED13.6512031,471.764,295,371.82
Due West, South Carolina Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.3998.064,121.59469,491.49
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED11.22119.846,833,849766,949,618

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Calhoun Falls, SC Electricity Overview

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Calhoun Falls' residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 13.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.23% above the average South Carolina rate of 13.30 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for citizens of the city. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy. Customers in Calhoun Falls experience 1.16 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 127.95 minutes.

Electricity consumption in Calhoun Falls has byproducts of 7,129,880.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 202nd highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 6th highest in South Carolina for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Calhoun Falls

Calhoun Falls residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.048/kWh$254.27/mo.$65.51/mo.
300th13.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Calhoun Falls
198th$134.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Calhoun Falls Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Calhoun Falls, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dominion EnergyBUNDLED14.96155.368,232,3151,231,386,000
Due West, South Carolina Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.3998.064,121.59469,491.49
Little River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.25151.65144,551.4622,047,263.74

Due West, SC Electricity Overview

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Due West's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.29% below the average South Carolina rate of 13.30 cents, a welcome situation for citizens of the city. With an estimated 125 total residential customers, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Citizens in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $121.48. This is 1.92% below the nationwide average bill of $123.86.

Electricity consumption in Due West has byproducts of 5,032,614.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 244th highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 6th highest in South Carolina for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Due West

Due West residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.102/kWh$179.84/mo.$71.56/mo.
260th12.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Due West
124th$121.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Due West Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Due West, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Due West, South Carolina Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.3998.064,121.59469,491.49
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED11.22119.846,833,849766,949,618
Little River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.25151.65144,551.4622,047,263.74

Electricity Production in Abbeville County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Abbeville County, South Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Honea PathCentral Electric Power (100.00%)
Abbeville County SC Distillate Fuel Oil 7557,340.24764.54

Abbeville County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

About 100,339,172.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Abbeville County due to electricity consumption. Averaging 4,130.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 1997th worst for emissions per capita from electricity use. The county has one electricity generation plant within its borders. In Abbeville County, Distillate Fuel Oil is 100.00% of the fuel utilized in electricity production.

DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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100.00%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Abbeville County include Duke Energy Carolinas, Little River Electric Cooperative, and Dominion Energy At the state level, South Carolina has above average net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Abbeville County is about 3.80% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Abbeville County a rank of 13th best in the state out of 46.

Providers In Each City in Abbeville County:

  • Abbeville, South Carolina:
    • Due West, South Carolina Electric Utility: 38.06%
    • Abbeville Public Utilities: 23.88%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 38.06%
  • Calhoun Falls, South Carolina:
    • Due West, South Carolina Electric Utility: 33.43%
    • Dominion Energy: 33.14%
    • Little River Electric Cooperative: 33.43%
  • Donalds, South Carolina:
    • Little River Electric Cooperative: 20.06%
    • Due West, South Carolina Electric Utility: 39.97%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 39.97%
  • Due West, South Carolina:
    • Little River Electric Cooperative: 29.35%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 35.32%
    • Due West, South Carolina Electric Utility: 35.32%
  • Lowndesville, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
    • Due West, South Carolina Electric Utility: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Abbeville County, South Carolina?

The largest electricity company in Abbeville County, South Carolina by total customer count is Duke Energy Carolinas.

How many electric companies offer service in Abbeville County, South Carolina?

Abbeville County, South Carolina is home to 5 electricity companies offering service in the area.

How many power plants are within Abbeville County, South Carolina?

Abbeville County, South Carolina is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Abbeville County, South Carolina?

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-27