Chesterfield County, South Carolina Electric Profile

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Chesterfield County has seen a rise in electricity production from solar power of 100.00% year over year.

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The national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of Chesterfield County enjoy an average rate that is 2.88% below that at 13.06 cents per kilowatt hour.

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With total production of 91,828 megawatt hours, Chesterfield County is the 1352nd highest producer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the country.

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Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in Chesterfield County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Chesterfield County is home to over 45,650 citizens and generates 91,828 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 2.01 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Chesterfield County 162nd in the United States out of 3220 counties for solar megawatt hours generated per person.

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Chesterfield County produces 91,828 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuel types. This ranks Chesterfield County 23rd in the state out of 46 counties for total renewable electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    700,789 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.35 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    91,828 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    91,828 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.01 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    157,084,378 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,441.06 kg

Cheraw, SC Electric Overview

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On average, Cheraw's inhabitants spend 13.38 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 4.83% more than South Carolina's average price of 12.76 cents. Selling 4,055.93 megawatt hours a year, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity provider in the city. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $120.24, while the Cheraw average is 22.27% more at $147.01 per month.

Cheraw emits 3,959.95 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 15th highest polluting city out of 397 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 22,401,455.11 kilograms, which is the 89th worst total amount of pollution for any city in South Carolina. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cheraw

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.102/kWh$219.78/mo.$107.55/mo.
247th13.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cheraw
309th$147.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cheraw Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cheraw, South Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.77145.79No DataIcon representing missing value.2,071,826243,948,755
Lynches River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.98148.24No DataIcon representing missing value.240,02635,947,000

Pageland, SC Electric Overview

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Pageland's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 13.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.83% more than South Carolina's average price of 12.76 cents and 0.56% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $147.01 per month, while the US average is $120.24.

Around 3,959.95 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 59th highest polluter in South Carolina out of 397 cities. With total emissions of 10,537,435.4 kilograms, the city ranks 154th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Pageland must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pageland

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.102/kWh$219.78/mo.$107.55/mo.
247th13.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pageland
309th$147.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pageland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pageland, South Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.77145.79No DataIcon representing missing value.2,071,826243,948,755
Lynches River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.98148.24No DataIcon representing missing value.240,02635,947,000

Chesterfield, SC Electric Overview

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Chesterfield's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 13.38 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.83% more than the average state price of 12.76 cents. With 79 residential customers, Duke Energy Progress is the largest provider in the city. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $147.01. This is 22.27% above the national average bill of $120.24.

Approximately 6,133,967.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Chesterfield from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which amounts to 3,959.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Chesterfield is the 59th highest polluting city in the state. The city is home to no electricity producing plants, which is, of course, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chesterfield

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.102/kWh$219.78/mo.$107.55/mo.
247th13.38¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chesterfield
309th$147.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chesterfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chesterfield, South Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.77145.79No DataIcon representing missing value.2,071,826243,948,755
Lynches River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.98148.24No DataIcon representing missing value.240,02635,947,000

Energy Production in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Chesterfield County emits 3,441.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 35th highest polluting county out of 46 counties in South Carolina and 2277th out of 3220 counties nationally. A total of 157,084,377.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. The county is home to one power plant, which is 35th highest in the state and 35th highest when counting plants per person. Chesterfield County's power plants most often use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in the county.

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 4 companies in Chesterfield County, 4 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. Consumers in South Carolina have decent net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Chesterfield County has 3 electricity providers who report energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss for these 3 providers is 3.89%. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Chesterfield County a rank of 1042nd best in the US out of 3220 counties.

Providers In Each City in Chesterfield County:

  • Cheraw, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Chesterfield, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Jefferson, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • McBee, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Mount Croghan, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Pageland, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Patrick, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Ruby, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Lynches River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

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

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

By total customer count, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in Chesterfield County, South Carolina.

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

Chesterfield County, South Carolina is home to 4 electricity suppliers serving consumers in the area.

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

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1Duke Energy Progress15,487
2Lynches River Electric Cooperative9,055
3Pee Dee Electric Cooperative2,885
4Marlboro Electric Cooperative146

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16