Calhoun County, South Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Calhoun County, South Carolina Electricity Overview

Calhoun County released 63,049,177.4 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks it as the 2132nd worst polluting county out of 3221 counties in the United States.

The county is the 375th largest generator of electricity of all 3221 counties in the US, producing 3,039,499.01 megawatt hours.

Calhoun County has experienced a 1.11% drop in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation in the last 12 months, which is an admirable effort.

Calhoun County produces 92.38% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel sources. This equates to 198.86 megawatt hours per resident and places Calhoun County as the 3rd highest county out of 46 counties in the state for non-renewable production per capita a year.

Calhoun County generates 231,761 megawatt hours from solar energy, making it 101st out of 3221 counties in the United States for total megawatt hours produced by solar power.

Calhoun County is ranked 401st in the US out of 3221 counties for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 16.41 megawatt hours per person per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    223,865 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,039,499 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    231,761 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,807,738 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    215.28 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    63,049,177 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,465.56 kg

St. Matthews, SC Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of St. Matthews is around 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.46% above the state's average rate of 13.30 cents and 6.90% higher than the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Consumers in St. Matthews experience 1.16 power outages per year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes. With an estimated 119 residential customers, Dominion Energy is the largest provider in the city.

St. Matthews is the 199th worst ranked city in the state out of 475 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 7,600,527.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. The city also ranks 6th worst in the state in emissions per person in the city, averaging 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in St. Matthews

St. Matthews 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 St. Matthews
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for St. Matthews Residents

Electric Companies With Service in St. Matthews, 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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Cameron, SC Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Cameron is around 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.46% above the state's average rate of 13.30 cents and 6.90% higher than the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Consumers in Cameron experience 1.16 power outages per year with outages lasting an average of 127.95 minutes. Dominion Energy sells an estimated 5,373.85 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other suppliers.

Cameron is the 353rd worst ranked city in the state out of 475 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 1,552,307.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. The city also ranks 6th worst in the state in emissions per person in the city, averaging 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cameron

Cameron 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 Cameron
338th$155.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cameron Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cameron, 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 Calhoun County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Calhoun County, South Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Columbia Energy Center (SC)Dominion Energy (100.00%)
Calhoun County SC Natural Gas 2,807,738.01856,042,680.32304.89
MidlandsCubico USA, LLC (100.00%)
Calhoun County SC Solar 158,337
Calhoun County SC Solar 45,183
St. Matthews SolarSt. Matthews Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Calhoun County SC Solar 19,630
Cameron Solar IICameron Solar II, LLC (100.00%)
Calhoun County SC Solar 8,611

Calhoun County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

When it comes to electricity generation, Calhoun County's top fuel type is Natural Gas, accounting for 92.37%, or 2,807,571.2 megawatt hours of production in the county. Also used is Solar at 7.62% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 0.01% of production. On average, the county's citizens emit 4,465.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 14th worst polluting county out of 46 counties in the state and 1882nd out of 3221 counties nationally. At 4,465.56 kilograms per person and 5,118,425 citizens in the county, the county emits 63,049,177.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions. There are 5 electricity generation plants in Calhoun County, which is the 449th highest number of plants in a county in the United States.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
92.37%
SOLAR
Solar
7.62%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.01%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Net Metering

Calhoun County has 3 out of 3 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of South Carolina has decent state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Calhoun County has 3 companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these 3 suppliers is 4.08%. With a national average energy loss of 2.76%, Calhoun County is ranked as the 1091st best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Calhoun County, South Carolina

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Calhoun County, South Carolina?

By total revenue, Dominion Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Calhoun County, South Carolina.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Dominion Energy24,204
2Tri-County Electric Cooperative7,749
3Aiken Electric Cooperative883

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

Calhoun County, South Carolina is home to 3 electricity companies offering service in the area.

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

Calhoun County, South Carolina is home to 5 power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-27