Spartanburg County, South Carolina Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Electricity Overview

Spartanburg County generates 0.31% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel sources. This equates to -0 megawatt hours per resident and places Spartanburg County as the 1177th highest county in the country out of 3221 counties for non-renewable production per capita per year.

Almost 56.38% of Spartanburg County's generation comes from hydroelectric power facilities, making them 428th highest county out of 3221 counties in the US for total hydroelectric generation.

Spartanburg County is home to over 327,997 residents and generates 7,711 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 0.02 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Spartanburg County 27th in the state out of 46 counties for solar megawatt hours generated per person.

The largest provider in Spartanburg County by total customers is Duke Energy Carolinas.

Spartanburg County citizens are accountable for 4,114.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, making them the 23rd highest polluting county based on per capita pollution.

Spartanburg County is 1476th out of 3221 counties in the US for renewable electricity production per capita, at 0.06 megawatt hours per person each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    5,200,582 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    19,507 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    19,567 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    -60 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.06 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,349,575,529 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,114.6 kg

Spartanburg, SC Electricity Overview

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Spartanburg's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 5th out of 475 cities in the state. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $119.84 per month.

Spartanburg emits 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 6th worst polluting city out of 475 cities in South Carolina based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Spartanburg from electricity consumption is 159,904,190.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 11th highest in South Carolina. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Spartanburg

Spartanburg residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.102/kWh$179.84/mo.$71.56/mo.
5th11.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Spartanburg
21st$119.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Spartanburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Spartanburg, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED11.22119.846,833,849766,949,618

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Boiling Springs CDP, SC Electricity Overview

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Boiling Springs CDP's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.50 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 127th out of 475 cities in the state. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $122.66 per month.

Boiling Springs CDP emits 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 6th worst polluting city out of 475 cities in South Carolina based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Boiling Springs CDP from electricity consumption is 42,956,808.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 59th highest in South Carolina. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Boiling Springs CDP

Boiling Springs CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.102/kWh$179.84/mo.$71.56/mo.
127th11.50¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Boiling Springs CDP
138th$122.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Boiling Springs CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Boiling Springs CDP, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Broad River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.56153.77266,69438,819,700
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED11.22119.846,833,849766,949,618

Valley Falls CDP, SC Electricity Overview

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Valley Falls CDP's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 5th out of 475 cities in the state. Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $119.84 per month.

Valley Falls CDP emits 4,128.48 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 6th worst polluting city out of 475 cities in South Carolina based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Valley Falls CDP from electricity consumption is 33,077,361.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 73rd highest in South Carolina. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Valley Falls CDP

Valley Falls CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.102/kWh$179.84/mo.$71.56/mo.
5th11.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Valley Falls CDP
21st$119.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Valley Falls CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Valley Falls CDP, South Carolina

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy CarolinasBUNDLED11.22119.846,833,849766,949,618

Electricity Production in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

Power Plants in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Pacolet SC Conventional Hydroelectric 5,279
Clifton Dam 3 Power StationConverse Energy Inc (100.00%)
Converse CDP SC Conventional Hydroelectric 4,904
Atood IICypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Spartanburg County SC Solar 3,990
ATOOD Solar III LLCATOOD Solar III LLC (100.00%)
Spartanburg County SC Solar 3,721
Spartanburg Water SystemSpartanburg Commissioners PW (100.00%)
Spartanburg County SC Conventional Hydroelectric 85829,781.3734.71
Wellford Renewable Energy PlantLockhart Power Company (100.00%)
Spartanburg County SC Landfill Gas 858477,117.41556.08
Pacolet Diesel Generation FacilityLockhart Power Company (100.00%)
Spartanburg County SC Distillate Fuel Oil -10319,631.99-190.6

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 1,349,575,529.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Spartanburg County ranks 7th highest out of 46 counties in South Carolina for total pollution from electricity use. Additionally, the county ranks 2008th worst in the US in emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Around 56.38% of Spartanburg County's electricity is produced using Conventional Hydroelectric. Taken together with Solar (39.53%) and Landfill Gas (4.40%), these three fuel types account for 19,567 megawatt hours (or 100.31%) of the electricity production in the county. Spartanburg County is home to 7 power plants, which is 4th highest in the state.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
56.38%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
39.53%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
4.40%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
-0.31%

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Net Metering

Spartanburg County has 4 out of 5 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Citizens of South Carolina have pretty good net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar panels.

Energy Loss

The county has 4 companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these providers is 5.18%. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Spartanburg County receiving a rank of 1972nd best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Spartanburg County:

  • Campobello, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Central Pacolet, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
    • Lockhart Power Company: 50.00%
  • Chesnee, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 92.70%
    • Broad River Electric Cooperative: 7.30%
  • Cowpens, South Carolina:
    • Broad River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 50.00%
  • Duncan, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Inman, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Landrum, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Lyman, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 94.84%
    • Broad River Electric Cooperative: 5.16%
  • Pacolet, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 58.00%
    • Lockhart Power Company: 42.00%
  • Reidville, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Spartanburg, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 100.00%
  • Wellford, South Carolina:
    • Broad River Electric Cooperative: 3.18%
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 96.82%
  • Woodruff, South Carolina:
    • Duke Energy Carolinas: 88.66%
    • Laurens Electric Cooperative: 11.34%

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

FAQ

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

By total revenue, Duke Energy Carolinas is the largest electricity company in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

Which electricity companies offer service in Spartanburg County, South Carolina?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Duke Energy Carolinas62,867
2Laurens Electric Cooperative15,458
3Greer CPW11,108
4Broad River Electric Cooperative3,239
5Lockhart Power Company793

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

There are 7 power plants in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

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

Spartanburg County, South Carolina is home to 5 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-21