Allendale County, South Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Allendale County, South Carolina Electricity Overview

With a South Carolina average residential electricity bill of $143.67, Allendale County citizens pay about 15.78% more than other residents per month for electricity.

Allendale County is the 46th most populated county in South Carolina, with 8,039 residents calling the county home.

Residents of Allendale County deal with an average of 1.16 power outages per year, with an average of 127.95 minutes per outage.

Allendale County has the 1847th highest pollution level from electricity use in the nation, releasing 95,262,811.55 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Allendale County generates 180,406 megawatt hours from solar energy, making it 3rd out of 46 counties in the state for total megawatt hours produced by solar power sources.

With 8,039 residents living within the county and 322,371 megawatt hours produced per year, Allendale County has a megawatt hour per capita production rate of 40.1 megawatt hours. This is the 520th largest megawatt hour per capita amount in the country.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    127,463 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    322,371 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    322,371 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    40.1 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    95,262,812 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    11,850.08 kg

Allendale, SC Electricity Overview

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Allendale's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 6.90% above the average nationwide rate of 13.99 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $155.36. This is 25.43% above the nationwide average bill of $123.86. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

The consumption of electricity in Allendale accounts for 11,122,118.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 154th largest emissions amount in the state out of 475 cities. Averaging 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 6th worst in South Carolina for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Allendale, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Allendale

Allendale 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.
353rd14.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Allendale
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Allendale Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Allendale, 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

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Fairfax, SC Electricity Overview

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Fairfax's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 6.90% above the average nationwide rate of 13.99 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $155.36. This is 25.43% above the nationwide average bill of $123.86. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Dominion Energy.

The consumption of electricity in Fairfax accounts for 6,213,358.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 222nd largest emissions amount in the state out of 475 cities. Averaging 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 6th worst in South Carolina for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Fairfax, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fairfax

Fairfax 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.
353rd14.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fairfax
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fairfax Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fairfax, 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

Sycamore, SC Electricity Overview

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Sycamore's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 6.90% above the average nationwide rate of 13.99 cents. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $155.36 per month, while the national average is $123.86. Dominion Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

The consumption of electricity in Sycamore accounts for 606,886.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is the 421st largest emissions amount in the state out of 475 cities. Averaging 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 6th worst in South Carolina for emissions per capita. There are no power plants in Sycamore, so citizens must rely on electricity produced outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sycamore

Sycamore 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.
353rd14.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sycamore
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sycamore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sycamore, 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

Electricity Production in Allendale County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Allendale County, South Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Allendale County SC Solar 163,223
Allendale BiomassAllendale Biomass LLC (100.00%)
Allendale County SC Wood/Wood Waste Solids 141,965240,932,428.81,697.13
Haley SolarHaley Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Allendale County SC Solar 17,183

Allendale County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Allendale County results in 95,262,811.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 1847th highest amount of any county in the US. This total also results in a ranking of 3rd worst in the state for pollution per person from electricity consumption. The county has the 734th highest power plants of any county in the US, with 3 total plants. Allendale County has roughly 55.96% of its electricity produced from Solar.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
55.96%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
44.04%

Allendale County, South Carolina Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity suppliers in Allendale County offer net metering to their consumers. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and South Carolina has decent regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Allendale County averages out to about 4.93% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average is 2.76%, resulting in Allendale County receiving a rank of 1779th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Allendale County, South Carolina

Providers In Each City in Allendale County:

  • Allendale, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Fairfax, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Sycamore, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 100.00%
  • Ulmer, South Carolina:
    • Dominion Energy: 97.12%
    • Edisto Electric Cooperative: 2.88%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Allendale County, South Carolina?

Allendale County, South Carolina has 3 electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Allendale County, South Carolina by total customer count is Dominion Energy.

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

Allendale County, South Carolina has 2 electricity providers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Allendale County, South Carolina?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy24,742
2Edisto Electric Cooperative3,725

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27