Chesterfield County, South Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Electricity Overview

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Chesterfield County saw a 14.57% drop during the previous year.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Chesterfield County is Duke Energy Progress.

Chesterfield County's average residential price per kilowatt hour is 8.82% below the US average rate, at 12.76 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.99 cents.

Chesterfield County is 7th in South Carolina out of 46 counties in solar power production, with 162,825 megawatt hours produced from solar.

Chesterfield County residents have an average residential monthly electricity expense of $146.14, which is 17.98% higher than the US average bill of $123.86.

Chesterfield County comes in as the 25th worst pollution level from electricity use out of 46 counties in the state, releasing 136,255,211.27 kilograms of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    686,118 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    162,825 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    162,825 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    3.76 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    136,255,211 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,148.74 kg

Cheraw, SC Electricity Overview

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On average, Cheraw's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.63 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 12.56% below South Carolina's average price of 13.30 cents, ranking the city at 142nd out of 475 cities in South Carolina for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 5,913.66 megawatt hours, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $145.22 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86. Consumers in the city pay 17.24% more compared to the rest of the country.

In Cheraw, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 20,807,526.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 103rd largest amount in South Carolina out of 475 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cheraw

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.102/kWh$219.78/mo.$107.55/mo.
142nd11.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cheraw
238th$145.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cheraw Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cheraw, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.63145.222,096,540243,827,363

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Pageland, SC Electricity Overview

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On average, Pageland's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.91 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 10.49% below South Carolina's average price of 13.30 cents, ranking the city at 226th out of 475 cities in South Carolina for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 4,312.13 megawatt hours, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $145.47 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86. Consumers in the city pay 17.45% more compared to the rest of the country.

In Pageland, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 10,139,540.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 161st largest amount in South Carolina out of 475 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pageland

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.102/kWh$219.78/mo.$107.55/mo.
226th11.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pageland
279th$145.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pageland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pageland, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.63145.222,096,540243,827,363
Lynches River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.98148.24240,02635,947,000

Chesterfield, SC Electricity Overview

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On average, Chesterfield's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.69 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 12.13% below South Carolina's average price of 13.30 cents, ranking the city at 198th out of 475 cities in South Carolina for lowest average electricity rate. Selling an estimated 4,008.81 megawatt hours, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $145.27 per month, while the nationwide average is $123.86. Consumers in the city pay 17.29% more compared to the rest of the country.

In Chesterfield, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 5,602,343.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 230th largest amount in South Carolina out of 475 cities. More importantly, the city averages 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chesterfield

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.102/kWh$219.78/mo.$107.55/mo.
198th11.69¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chesterfield
277th$145.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chesterfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chesterfield, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.63145.222,096,540243,827,363
Lynches River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.98148.24240,02635,947,000

Electricity Production in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Centerfield Cooper Solar, LLCCenterfield Cooper Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Chesterfield County SC Solar 162,825

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Chesterfield County has one power plant. Releasing 136,255,211.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county is the 1532nd highest in the country for total emissions from electricity use. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per citizen in the county, which amounts to 3,148.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks the county as the 2372nd highest polluting county in the United States. Chesterfield County's power plants mainly use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% (or 162,825 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county.

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 3 providers in Chesterfield County, 3 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are pretty good for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Chesterfield County is about 5.82% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Chesterfield County is ranked as the 2408th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Chesterfield County:

  • Cheraw, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Chesterfield, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 98.28%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 1.72%
  • Jefferson, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • McBee, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Mount Croghan, South Carolina:
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 3.13%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 96.87%
  • Pageland, South Carolina:
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 8.26%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 91.74%
  • Patrick, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Ruby, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 98.71%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 1.29%

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

FAQ

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

Chesterfield County, South Carolina has 3 electricity companies offering service in the area.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Chesterfield County, South Carolina?

By total megawatt hours sold, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity provider in Chesterfield County, South Carolina.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Progress22,672
2Lynches River Electric Cooperative10,459
3Pee Dee Electric Cooperative4,276

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

There is one power plant located in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27