Dillon County, South Carolina Electric Profile

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in Dillon County is Duke Energy Progress.

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Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 100.00%, or 10,091 megawatt hours, of Dillon County’s total energy production.

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Dillon County is the 1671st largest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 3220 counties in the United States, with a population of 30,479 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 10,091.

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Residents of Dillon County are paying, on average, 13.58% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average rate, at 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Dillon County is ranked as the 31st highest consuming county out of 46 counties in the state with 467,893.43 megawatt hours being used by citizens living there.

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Dillon County has the 38th largest electricity production in the state out of 46 counties, producing 10,091 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    467,893 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.35 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    10,091 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    10,091 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.33 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    118,092,390 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,874.55 kg

Dillon, SC Electric Overview

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Dillon has an average residential electricity rate of 11.90 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.74% below the average South Carolina price of 12.76 cents and 11.53% below the national average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $145.55 per month. Duke Energy Progress is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

The consumption of electricity in Dillon accounts for 25,319,940.6 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is the 83rd highest in the state out of 397 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 3,959.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 59th highest polluting city in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. The city does not generate any electricity in its city limits, which means it is tied for last in the state for the total amount of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dillon

Dillon 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.
72nd11.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dillon
248th$145.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dillon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dillon, South Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.77145.79No DataIcon representing missing value.2,071,826243,948,755
Pee Dee Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.31144.78No DataIcon representing missing value.395,95348,736,000

Latta, SC Electric Overview

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Latta's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 11.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their citizens, 12.00% lower than the average national electricity only service rate of 13.45 cents. The state average monthly residential power bill is $140.03, while the Latta average is 4.03% higher at $145.68 per month. This is the 250th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in South Carolina. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Progress.

The use of electricity in Latta accounts for 4,827,182.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 221st highest in South Carolina out of 397 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which is 3,959.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Latta as the 59th highest polluting city in South Carolina. The electricity sold in Latta has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power production sources in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Latta

Latta 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.
60th11.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Latta
250th$145.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Latta Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Latta, South Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.77145.79No DataIcon representing missing value.2,071,826243,948,755
Pee Dee Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.31144.78No DataIcon representing missing value.395,95348,736,000

Lake View, SC Electric Overview

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Lake View has an average residential electricity rate of 12.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.63% less than the state's average rate of 12.76 cents. This makes the city 113th out of 397 cities in South Carolina for best average electricity rate. Selling 1,137.33 megawatt hours, Duke Energy Progress is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Lake View is home to 773 residents, making it the 259th largest city in South Carolina.

Electricity use in Lake View creates 3,061,043.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 252nd most of any city in South Carolina. The city also ranks 59th worst in South Carolina in pollution per resident, averaging 3,959.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 11,866.58 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake View

Lake View 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.
113th12.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake View
234th$145.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake View Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake View, South Carolina

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Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.77145.79No DataIcon representing missing value.2,071,826243,948,755
Pee Dee Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.31144.78No DataIcon representing missing value.395,95348,736,000

Energy Production in Dillon County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Dillon County, South Carolina

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Freedom SolarFreedom Solar, LLC (100.00%)
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Dillon County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Dillon County emits 3,874.55 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 2086th highest polluting county out of 3220 counties in the United States. Total emissions in the county are 118,092,389.66 kilograms, which is the 1660th worst total amount of pollution for a county in the nation. The county has the 35th most power producing plant of any county in the state, with one total power plant. This translates to the 28th most plants per person in South Carolina. Dillon County's main fuel consumed for electricity production is Solar. They generate 100.00% of the total production in the county from this fuel.

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Dillon County, South Carolina Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Dillon County providing electricity. Of those 3, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. At the state level, South Carolina has decent net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Dillon County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 2.66% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Dillon County a rank of 387th best in the country out of 3220.

Providers In Each City in Dillon County:

  • Dillon, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 76.46%
    • Pee Dee Electric Cooperative: 23.54%
  • Lake View, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.00%
    • Pee Dee Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Latta, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 88.43%
    • Pee Dee Electric Cooperative: 11.57%
  • Sellers, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.08%
    • Pee Dee Electric Cooperative: 49.92%

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

FAQ

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

Dillon County, South Carolina is home to 3 electricity providers offering service in the area.

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

There is one power plant in Dillon County, South Carolina

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

The largest electricity supplier in Dillon County, South Carolina by total customer count is Duke Energy Progress.

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

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1Duke Energy Progress7,793
2Pee Dee Electric Cooperative3,032
3Marlboro Electric Cooperative1,985

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16