Kershaw County, South Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Kershaw County, South Carolina Electricity Overview

The average monthly residential electric bill in Kershaw County totals $146.22. For comparison, the national average bill is $123.86.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, Kershaw County's average price is 9.59% below that at 12.65 cents per kilowatt hour.

Kershaw County ranks as the 21st worst pollution level from electricity consumption in South Carolina, releasing 210,546,334.36 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Kershaw County is the 1157th largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3221 counties in the nation, with a population of 65,403 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 228,391.

Citizens in Kershaw County deal with an average of 1.04 outages lasting 98.9 minutes per year, compared to the national averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Kershaw County has the 1097th largest electricity production in the United States out of 3221 counties, generating 228,391 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,037,002 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    228,391 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    228,391 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    3.49 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    210,546,334 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,219.22 kg

Lugoff CDP, SC Electricity Overview

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On average, Lugoff CDP's residential electricity rate is 14.11 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.10% more than the average state price of 13.30 cents and 0.86% higher than the national average of 13.99. Selling an estimated 32,566.38 megawatt hours, Dominion Energy is the largest vendor in the city. The city deals with an average of 1.08 power outages per consumer each year. These outages are an average of 104.63 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Electricity use in Lugoff CDP creates 41,243,490.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 62nd highest amount of any city in South Carolina. This total results in 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, so the city ranks 6th highest in South Carolina for pollution per capita from electricity use. The city has the 8th highest number of power plants of any city in the state, with one total power plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lugoff CDP

Lugoff CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.062/kWh$247.87/mo.$87.94/mo.
309th14.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lugoff CDP
307th$153.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lugoff CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lugoff CDP, 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
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.63145.222,096,540243,827,363
Fairfield ElectricBUNDLED13.03151.47400,06652,140,000

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Camden, SC Electricity Overview

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On average, Camden's residential electricity rate is 11.99 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.89% less than the average state price of 13.30 cents and 14.34% lower than the national average of 13.99 cents. Selling an estimated 166,272.96 megawatt hours, City of Camden Electric is the largest vendor in the city.

Electricity use in Camden creates 32,152,582.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 75th highest amount of any city in South Carolina. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Camden as the 6th highest polluting city in South Carolina. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 123,483.24 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Camden

Camden 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.
230th11.99¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Camden
166th$129.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Camden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Camden, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Camden ElectricBUNDLED12.35112.82103,911.5912,837,109.33
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.63145.222,096,540243,827,363

East Camden CDP, SC Electricity Overview

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On average, East Camden CDP's residential electricity rate is 11.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.30% less than the average state price of 13.30 cents and 16.63% lower than the national average of 13.99 cents. Selling an estimated 3,513.95 megawatt hours, Duke Energy Progress is the largest vendor in the city. The city deals with an average of 0.97 power outages per consumer each year. These outages are an average of 87.45 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Electricity use in East Camden CDP creates 13,273,055.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 136th highest amount of any city in South Carolina. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks East Camden CDP as the 6th highest polluting city in South Carolina. The city has no power production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 50,975.68 megawatt hours the citizens consume every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Camden CDP

East Camden CDP 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.
191st11.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Camden CDP
284th$145.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Camden CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Camden CDP, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Black River Electric Cooperative SCBUNDLED12.02153.34444,91253,482,900
Duke Energy ProgressBUNDLED11.63145.222,096,540243,827,363

Electricity Production in Kershaw County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Kershaw County, South Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kershaw County SC Conventional Hydroelectric 228,391

Kershaw County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 210,546,334.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted each year in Kershaw County from electricity use. More telling of the county's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 3,219.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 36th highest county in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. Over 100.00% of electricity in Kershaw County comes from production using Conventional Hydroelectric. Kershaw County has one electricity generation plant.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
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Conventional Hydroelectric
100.00%

Kershaw County, South Carolina Net Metering

Out of the 7 providers in Kershaw County, 7 of them offer net metering to their customers. Residents of South Carolina have above average net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Kershaw County that report energy loss, including Dominion Energy, Black River Electric Cooperative SC, and Fairfield Electric. Together, these 4 companies average a yearly energy loss of 4.19% of electricity generated. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 2.76%, resulting in a rank of 1188th best in the country and a state rank of 27th best out of 3221 and 46 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Kershaw County:

  • Bethune, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 100.00%
  • Camden, South Carolina:
    • City of Camden Electric: 49.10%
    • Duke Energy Progress: 50.90%
  • Elgin, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Progress: 46.97%
    • Dominion Energy: 46.97%
    • Fairfield Electric: 6.06%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Kershaw County, South Carolina?

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

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

There is one electricity plant located in Kershaw County, South Carolina

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

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

Kershaw County, South Carolina is home to 7 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27