Carbon County, UT: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Carbon County, Utah Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Carbon County, Utah Electricity Overview

Carbon County saw a 7.30% drop in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the most recent year.

Carbon County has the 9th largest electricity production in Utah out of 29 counties, generating 500,156 megawatt hours.

Carbon County currently is 7th in Utah out of 29 counties for megawatt hours produced using solar power sources.

Carbon County ranks 492nd out of 3230 counties in the United States for total production of electricity from non-renewable sources, with 307,403 of the county's 500,156 megawatt hours coming from those fuels.

Carbon County customers have an average monthly residential electric bill of $82.61, which is 3.25% lower than the Utah average bill of $85.39 and 40.15% lower than the national average bill of $138.02.

In the previous year, there has been a 21.30% drop in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production in Carbon County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    198,309 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.81 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    500,156 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    192,753 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    307,403 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    24.75 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    149,253,775 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,385.88 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Price

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Price Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

11.63¢ per kWh

  • 0.67% higher than last month
  • 1.9% higher than April last year
  • 5.1% higher than the Utah average
  • 31.22% lower than the US average
  • 308th in the state out of 331 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 3,327th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 497 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,054 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.8¢ per kWh

  • 0.15% higher than last month
  • 2.14% higher than April last year
  • 4.85% higher than the Utah average
  • 26.78% lower than the US average
  • 307th in the state out of 331 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 3,894th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 348 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 302 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$51.09 per month

  • 12.67% lower than last month
  • 7.02% lower than April last year
  • 20.03% lower than the Utah average
  • 54.68% lower than the US average
  • 10th in the state out of 331 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 89th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 203 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 44 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$68.84 per month

  • 0.47% lower than last month
  • 4.33% lower than April last year
  • 18.51% lower than the Utah average
  • 49.41% lower than the US average
  • 12th in the state out of 331 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 59th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 16 since April last year

Price, UT Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within Price are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.80 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.85% above the state's average rate of 11.26 cents. This makes the city 307th lowest for average electricity rate out of 334 cities in Utah. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $68.84. This is 50.13% below the national average of $138.02. Price City Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Price emits 5,973.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 7th worst polluting city out of 334 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 48,938,131.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Electricity companies servicing Price must turn to power produced in nearby cities and rural areas, since no power production takes place in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Price

Price residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.100/kWh$141.17/mo.$41.62/mo.
307th11.80¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Price
12th$68.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Price Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Price, Utah

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED11.2982.78,192,122.63924,526,464
Price City UtilitiesBUNDLED11.9566.421,712.722,595,478.43

Helper, UT Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within Helper are billed a residential electricity rate of 8.63 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 23.38% below the state's average rate of 11.26 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $67.77. This is 50.90% below the national average of $138.02. Helper City Utilities is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count.

Helper emits 5,973.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 114th worst polluting city out of 334 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 15,281,218.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Electricity companies servicing Helper must turn to power produced in nearby cities and rural areas, since no power production takes place in the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Helper

Helper residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.079/kWh$141.17/mo.$42.15/mo.
6th8.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Helper
11th$67.77Average residential monthly electricity bill for Helper Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Helper, Utah

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Helper City UtilitiesBUNDLED6.0652.712,034.07728,806.95
PacifiCorpBUNDLED11.2982.78,192,122.63924,526,464

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East Carbon, UT Electricity Overview

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On average, residents living within East Carbon are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.38% below the state's average rate of 11.26 cents. Generation from non-renewable fuel types accounts for 201.71 megawatt hours per resident in the city. This means they are 2nd out of 334 cities in the state for non-renewable production per capita. Generation in the city from natural gas averaged 200.88 megawatt hours per capita, which is 1st out of 334 cities in Utah.

East Carbon emits 12,017.09 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the worst polluting city out of 334 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This comes to a total pollution amount of 18,314,047.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions. There is one electricity plant in the city. East Carbon's main fuel consumed for electricity generation is Coal. They generate 306,142.5 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Carbon

East Carbon residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.100/kWh$146.25/mo.$54.70/mo.
290th11.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Carbon
259th$82.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Carbon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Carbon, Utah

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
PacifiCorpBUNDLED11.2982.78,192,122.63924,526,464

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Electricity Production in Carbon County, Utah

Power Plants in Carbon County, Utah

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Sunnyside Cogen AssociatesColmac Utah, Inc. (50.00%)Sunnyside Holdings I, Inc. (50.00%)
East Carbon UT Coal 307,403376,432,697.251,224.56
Carbon County UT Solar 192,753

Carbon County, Utah Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 149,253,774.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Carbon County due to electricity consumption. This total results in 7,385.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the county ranks 734th highest in the United States for pollution per capita. Coal is the primary fuel type in Carbon County, with 61.21% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Other fuel types used include Solar at 38.54% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 0.25%. Carbon County has 2 power producing plants, which is 331st most in the country.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
61.21%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
38.54%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.25%

Carbon County, Utah Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Carbon County include PacifiCorp, Price City Utilities, and Helper City Utilities The state has heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Power Companies in Carbon County, Utah

Providers In Each City in Carbon County:

  • East Carbon, Utah:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Helper, Utah:
    • PacifiCorp: 50.05%
    • Helper City Utilities: 49.95%
  • Price, Utah:
    • Price City Utilities: 85.39%
    • PacifiCorp: 14.61%
  • Scofield, Utah:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%
  • Wellington, Utah:
    • PacifiCorp: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Carbon County, Utah?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1PacifiCorp26,264
2Price City Utilities3,822
3Helper City Utilities1,225

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Carbon County, Utah?

The largest electricity company in Carbon County, Utah by megawatt hours sold is PacifiCorp.

How many electric companies offer service in Carbon County, Utah?

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Carbon County, Utah.

How many power plants are in Carbon County, Utah?

There are 2 active power plants in Carbon County, Utah

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-07