Grand Isle County, Vermont Electric Profile

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When calculating by total customers, Vermont Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in Grand Isle County.

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Grand Isle County is the 13th most populous county in Vermont.

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Over 100.00% of Grand Isle County’s electricity production comes from sustainable fuel sources, ranking Grand Isle County at 14th in Vermont for renewable electricity generation.

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Grand Isle County is 779th out of 3220 counties in the United States for megawatt hours generated from solar power sources.

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The national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of Grand Isle County pay an average rate of 45.63% more than the national average at 19.59 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Grand Isle County residents are accountable for 2,329.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, while the national average emissions per person is 4,494.55.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    62,139 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.59 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,423 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,423 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.2 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    16,856,552 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,329.86 kg

Alburgh, VT Electric Overview

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On average, Alburgh's residents pay a residential electricity rate of 19.59 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 45.63% higher than the average national price of 13.45 cents. With 100.00% of its electricity generation coming from sustainable fuel types, the city ranks 1st out of 121 cities in Vermont for total electricity generation from renewable fuels. The city is the 29th highest producing city out of 121 cities in the state, averaging 2.72 megawatt hours produced per person a year.

Releasing 852,011.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Alburgh is the 67th worst out of 121 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. The city also ranks 95th highest in Vermont in pollution per resident, averaging 1,629.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the city. The city has the 11th highest power producing plant of any city in Vermont, with one total plant. This translates to the 15th most plants per person in the state. For electricity generation purposes, Alburgh's primary fuel source is Solar, accounting for 1,423 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of production in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Alburgh

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.200/kWh$0.189/kWh$131.35/mo.$84.46/mo.
102nd19.59¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Alburgh
28th$108.58Average residential monthly electricity bill for Alburgh Residents

Energy Production in Grand Isle County, Vermont

Power Plants in Grand Isle County, Vermont

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Grand Isle County, Vermont Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Grand Isle County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Solar. The county produces 100.00% of the total generation in the county from this fuel source. Electricity consumption in the county creates 16,856,552.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2640th most of any county in the United States. Additionally, the county ranks 2488th highest in the US for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 2,329.86 kilograms of emissions per person. Grand Isle County has one electricity producing plant in the county. This is the 1432nd highest number of power plants within a county and the 614th highest number of power plants per person, out of 3220 counties, in the US.

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Grand Isle County, Vermont Net Metering

Grand Isle County is home to one electricity company. Fortunately for citizens in the county who are interested in installing personal solar panels, the only company in town has net metering practices in place. The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

The one company in Grand Isle County who reports energy loss data reported an annual loss of 5.35%. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Grand Isle County a rank of 2296th best in the US out of 3220.

Power Companies in Grand Isle County, Vermont

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Grand Isle County, Vermont?

By total customer count, Vermont Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Grand Isle County, Vermont.

Which electricity companies offer service in Grand Isle County, Vermont?

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1Vermont Electric Cooperative1,780

How many power plants are in Grand Isle County, Vermont?

Grand Isle County, Vermont has one power plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16