Essex County, VT: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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Essex County, Vermont Electricity Overview

Solar power generation in Essex County has grown from 3,127 megawatt hours to 3,374 megawatt hours per year over the last year.

Essex County consumes 88.03% more megawatt hours than it generates.

Residents of Essex County use enough electricity to emit 768.18 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per person, compared to the state average of 2,444.19.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, Essex County's average rate is 34.26% above that at 21.58 cents per kilowatt hour.

Essex County generates 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 4.42 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

With a population of 5,972 citizens, Essex County is the 14th most populated county in Vermont.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    49,605 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.31 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    26,381 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    26,381 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.42 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    4,587,594 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    768.18 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Island Pond CDP

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Island Pond CDP Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

23.11¢ per kWh

  • 6.57% higher than last month
  • 9.25% higher than February last year
  • 9.79% higher than the Vermont average
  • 40.65% higher than the US average
  • 177th in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since February last year
  • 28,714th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 167 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 495 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

21.77¢ per kWh

  • 0.75% higher than last month
  • 8.22% higher than February last year
  • 4.32% higher than the Vermont average
  • 31.68% higher than the US average
  • 170th in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 130 since February last year
  • 28,208th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 44 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$155.21 per month

  • 7.93% higher than last month
  • 9.83% higher than February last year
  • 15.75% higher than the Vermont average
  • 17.64% higher than the US average
  • 180th in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 137 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since February last year
  • 24,099th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 12,100 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 783 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$121.29 per month

  • 0.96% higher than last month
  • 9.71% higher than February last year
  • 2.35% higher than the Vermont average
  • 10.62% lower than the US average
  • 44th in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since February last year
  • 10,426th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 193 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,828 since February last year

Island Pond CDP, VT Electricity Overview

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Island Pond CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 21.77 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 3.07% more than the state's average price of 21.12 cents, which ranks the city 170th best average for electricity price out of 180 cities in the state. With a population of 837 residents, the city is the 55th most populous city in Vermont. Vermont Electric Cooperative has an estimated 93 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers in the city.

Island Pond CDP residents average 1,640.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. With total emissions of 1,373,347.96 kilograms, the city ranks 53rd highest in Vermont for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. Within Island Pond CDP, there are no power facilities. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Island Pond CDP

Island Pond CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.235/kWh$0.189/kWh$155.21/mo.$84.46/mo.
170th21.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Island Pond CDP
44th$121.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Island Pond CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Island Pond CDP, Vermont

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Vermont Electric CooperativeBUNDLED21.95122.35238,857.452,429,036

Lunenburg CDP, VT Electricity Overview

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Lunenburg CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 21.26 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 0.67% more than the state's average price of 21.12 cents, which ranks the city 140th best average for electricity price out of 180 cities in the state. Lunenburg CDP has 333 citizens, which is the 103rd largest population for a city in the state. Consumers in the city experience 1.97 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 280.8 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each.

Lunenburg CDP residents average 1,640.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. With total emissions of 546,385.75 kilograms, the city ranks 101st highest in Vermont for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. Within Lunenburg CDP, there are no power facilities. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lunenburg CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.225/kWh$0.163/kWh$158.06/mo.$74.78/mo.
140th21.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lunenburg CDP
169th$122.77Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lunenburg CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lunenburg CDP, Vermont

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Green Mountain PowerBUNDLED21.34123.221,567,214334,372,000

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Canaan CDP, VT Electricity Overview

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Canaan CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 21.77 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 3.07% more than the state's average price of 21.12 cents, which ranks the city 170th best average for electricity price out of 180 cities in the state. With a population of 300 residents, the city is the 110th most populous city in Vermont. Vermont Electric Cooperative has an estimated 32 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers in the city.

Canaan CDP residents average 1,640.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. With total emissions of 492,239.41 kilograms, the city ranks 108th highest in Vermont for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. Within Canaan CDP, there are no power facilities. The citizens must depend on power imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Canaan CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.235/kWh$0.189/kWh$155.21/mo.$84.46/mo.
170th21.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Canaan CDP
44th$121.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Canaan CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Canaan CDP, Vermont

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Vermont Electric CooperativeBUNDLED21.95122.35238,857.452,429,036

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Electricity Production in Essex County, Vermont

Power Plants in Essex County, Vermont

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Gilman MillAmpersand Gilman Hydro LP (100.00%)
Essex County VT Conventional Hydroelectric 23,007
GSPP Gilman, LLCGreen Street Power Partners (100.00%)
Essex County VT Solar 3,374

Essex County, Vermont Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Essex County residents average 768.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which is sufficient to rank them 13th highest in the state out of 14 in this category. With total emissions of 4,587,593.91 kilograms, the county ranks 2802nd highest in the United States for total pollution from electricity use. The county is home to 2 power generation plants, which is the 1114th most plants within a county out of the nation's 3230 counties. Essex County has about 87.21% of its electricity generated by Conventional Hydroelectric.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
87.21%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
12.79%

Essex County, Vermont Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Essex County providing electricity. Of those 3, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Vermont has above average regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Essex County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 4.93% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The US average is 2.87%, resulting in Essex County having a rank of 1796th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Essex County, Vermont?

The largest electricity company in Essex County, Vermont by total customer count is Green Mountain Power.

How many electric companies offer service in Essex County, Vermont?

Essex County, Vermont is home to 3 electricity companies operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Essex County, Vermont?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Green Mountain Power9,427
2Vermont Electric Cooperative8,950
3Lyndonville Electric720

How many power plants are located within Essex County, Vermont?

There are 2 electricity plants located in Essex County, Vermont

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Published: 2024-05-27