Orange County, Vermont Electric Profile

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Solar power production in Orange County has grown from 16,323.88 megawatt hours to 17,159 megawatt hours per year within the previous year.

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The use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production has gone down by 2.40% in Orange County throughout the previous 12 months.

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Orange County produces 9.38% of their required electricity and must import the additional 90.62% from nearby counties.

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Green Mountain Power is the largest electricity company in Orange County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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There was a 12.37% increase in CO2 emissions per capita within the most recent 12 months in Orange County.

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As the 1609th highest producer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the nation, Orange County generates 23,281 megawatt hours of electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    248,145 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.59 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    23,281 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    23,281 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.81 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    62,428,553 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,160.76 kg

Randolph CDP, VT Electric Overview

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Randolph CDP's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 19.56 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.07% more than the average state price of 19.17 cents. The city has an average of 1.97 electrical outages per consumer per year. These outages last on average of 270 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes an outage. Green Mountain Power is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Approximately 5,145,679.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Randolph CDP from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which amounts to 2,384.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Randolph CDP is the 4th highest polluting city in the state. The city is home to no electricity producing plants, which is, of course, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Randolph CDP

Randolph CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.211/kWh$0.163/kWh$140.11/mo.$74.78/mo.
30th19.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Randolph CDP
60th$113.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Randolph CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Randolph CDP, Vermont

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Green Mountain PowerBUNDLED19.56113.61No DataIcon representing missing value.1,559,667305,105,000

Williamstown CDP, VT Electric Overview

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Williamstown CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 20.36 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.22% above the average Vermont price of 19.17 cents and 51.35% above the national average of 13.45. Green Mountain Power is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count. The electricity grid in the city experiences an average of 1.97 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting about 270 minutes each. The national averages of these two data points are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Williamstown CDP has zero electricity producing plants. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 2,425,002.69 kilograms of CO2 pollution per year, which is the 41st highest in Vermont out of 121 cities. The city averages 2,384.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Williamstown CDP

Williamstown CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.211/kWh$0.163/kWh$140.11/mo.$74.78/mo.
121st20.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Williamstown CDP
120th$113.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Williamstown CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Williamstown CDP, Vermont

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Green Mountain PowerBUNDLED19.56113.61No DataIcon representing missing value.1,559,667305,105,000
Washington Electric CoopBUNDLED23.34114.69No DataIcon representing missing value.65,08415,193,000

East Barre CDP, VT Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for customers in East Barre CDP is roughly 19.56 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.07% higher than the average state rate of 19.17 cents. Selling 1,737.09 megawatt hours each year, Green Mountain Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Customers in East Barre CDP experience 1.97 power outages each year with outages lasting an average of 270 minutes.

For every person in the city there are 2,384.47 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 4th worst in Vermont out of 121 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 1,695,355.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Barre CDP

East Barre CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.211/kWh$0.163/kWh$140.11/mo.$74.78/mo.
30th19.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Barre CDP
60th$113.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Barre CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Barre CDP, Vermont

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Green Mountain PowerBUNDLED19.56113.61No DataIcon representing missing value.1,559,667305,105,000

Energy Production in Orange County, Vermont

Power Plants in Orange County, Vermont

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Elizabeth Mines Solar 1Elizabeth Mines Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Orange County VT Solar 7,753No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
GMP Solar - WilliamstownGMP VT Solar LLC (100.00%)
Orange County VT Solar 6,777No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Bradford CDP VT Conventional Hydroelectric 3,172No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Boltonville Hydro AssociatesBoltonville Hydro Associates (100.00%)
Newbury VT Conventional Hydroelectric 2,950No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Williamstown SolarClean Capital (100.00%)
Orange County VT Solar 2,629No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Orange County, Vermont Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Orange County is the 2137th highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the county releasing 62,428,553.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total results in 2,160.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the county ranks 2517th highest in the United States for emissions per capita. Solar is the fuel of choice in Orange County, with 73.70% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Orange County is home to 5 electricity plants, which is the 10th highest number of power plants within a county in Vermont and the 6th highest amount of plants per resident out of the state's 3220 counties.

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73.70%
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Conventional Hydroelectric
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26.30%

Orange County, Vermont Net Metering

Roughly 100.00% of the electric companies in Orange County offer net metering to their customers. The state of Vermont has pretty good state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Orange County averages out to about 3.43% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Orange County a rank of 1st best in the state out of 14.

Power Companies in Orange County, Vermont

Providers In Each City in Orange County:

  • Newbury, Vermont:
    • Green Mountain Power: 100.00%
  • Wells River, Vermont:
    • Green Mountain Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Orange County, Vermont?

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1Green Mountain Power18,286
2Washington Electric Coop4,919

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

Orange County, Vermont is home to 5 power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Green Mountain Power is the largest electricity provider in Orange County, Vermont.

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

Orange County, Vermont has 2 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16