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Washington County, Vermont Electricity Overview

Washington County produces 100.00% of its electricity from non-renewable fuel sources, resulting in a ranking of 3rd out of 14 counties in the state for total electricity production from non-renewable fuel sources.

Washington County emitted 103,115,235.59 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which ranks it as the 3rd highest polluting county out of 14 counties in the state.

Washington County continues to improve with the reduction of non-renewable fuel usage. The county has had a 40.84% reduction in the burning of these fuels for electricity generation throughout the past 12 months.

Washington County has a population of 59,609 residents.

The largest electricity supplier in Washington County by number of customers is Green Mountain Power.

Washington County uses 55826.46% of the electricity that it produces.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    495,739 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    8.32 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    888 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    888 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.01 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    103,115,236 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,729.86 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Barre

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Barre Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

22.01¢ per kWh

  • 1.71% higher than last month
  • 4.28% higher than April last year
  • 0.73% higher than the Vermont average
  • 30.15% higher than the US average
  • 140th in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 27,776th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 374 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 131 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

21.44¢ per kWh

  • 0.35% higher than last month
  • 3.98% higher than April last year
  • 1.13% higher than the Vermont average
  • 32.97% higher than the US average
  • 140th in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 26 since April last year
  • 28,181st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 166 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 132 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$110.48 per month

  • 16.34% lower than last month
  • 7.72% higher than April last year
  • 0.02% higher than the Vermont average
  • 2.01% lower than the US average
  • 143rd in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 17,752nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,354 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,725 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$123.89 per month

  • 0.54% higher than last month
  • 5.54% higher than April last year
  • 2.78% higher than the Vermont average
  • 8.96% lower than the US average
  • 169th in the state out of 180 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 11,530th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 59 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,738 since April last year

Barre, VT Electricity Overview

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Barre's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 21.44 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 1.13% above the state's average rate of 21.20 cents. Consumers in the city have 1.97 electrical outages each year, with outages lasting about 280.8 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Green Mountain Power.

Barre has zero electricity plants. About 1,714.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen are released in the city due to electricity use, making them the 161st worst polluter in the state out of 180 cities. At 1,714.46 kilograms per person and 8,514 residents in the city, the city emits 14,596,951.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Barre

Barre residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.225/kWh$0.163/kWh$158.06/mo.$74.78/mo.
140th21.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Barre
169th$123.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Barre Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Barre, Vermont

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Green Mountain PowerBUNDLED21.40123.881,571,177336,234,000

Montpelier, VT Electricity Overview

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Montpelier's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 21.95 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 3.53% above the state's average rate of 21.20 cents. Consumers in the city have 1.97 electrical outages each year, with outages lasting about 280.8 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Green Mountain Power.

Montpelier has zero electricity plants. About 1,714.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen are released in the city due to electricity use, making them the 9th worst polluter in the state out of 180 cities. At 1,714.46 kilograms per person and 7,966 residents in the city, the city emits 13,657,425.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Montpelier

Montpelier residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.230/kWh$0.168/kWh$157.85/mo.$76.01/mo.
152nd21.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Montpelier
172nd$124.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Montpelier Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Montpelier, Vermont

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Green Mountain PowerBUNDLED21.40123.881,571,177336,234,000
Washington Electric CoopBUNDLED26.37125.2164258,172.3715,337,561.15

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Northfield CDP, VT Electricity Overview

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Northfield CDP's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 14.77 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 30.32% below the state's average rate of 21.20 cents. Northfield Electric is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $78. This is 43.49% lower than the nationwide average of $138.02.

Northfield CDP has zero electricity plants. About 1,714.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen are released in the city due to electricity use, making them the 9th worst polluter in the state out of 180 cities. At 1,714.46 kilograms per person and 4,680 residents in the city, the city emits 8,023,694.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Northfield CDP

Northfield CDP residential electric rates are highest in October and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.130/kWh$97.16/mo.$58.83/mo.
7th14.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Northfield CDP
3rd$78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Northfield CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Northfield CDP, Vermont

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Northfield ElectricBUNDLED14.7577.999,501.361,401,876.85

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Electricity Production in Washington County, Vermont

Power Plants in Washington County, Vermont

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Washington County VT Kerosene 8881,100,777.61,239.61

Washington County, Vermont Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For the purpose of electricity production, Washington County's top fuel type is Kerosene, making up 100.00%, or 888 megawatt hours of generation in the county. Releasing 103,115,235.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county is the 3rd highest out of 14 counties in Vermont for total pollution from electricity consumption. More telling of the county's pollution reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 1,729.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 2740th ranked county in the nation for CO2 pollution released per capita. Washington County has one electricity generation plant in the county.

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Washington County, Vermont Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electric suppliers in Washington County offer net metering to their consumers. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Vermont has decent laws for consumers interested in installing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Washington County who report energy loss data had an average of 4.42% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The countrywide average is 2.87%, resulting in Washington County having a rank of 1231st best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Washington County:

  • Barre, Vermont:
    • Green Mountain Power: 100.00%
  • Marshfield, Vermont:
    • Green Mountain Power: 50.00%
    • Washington Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Montpelier, Vermont:
    • Washington Electric Coop: 10.25%
    • Green Mountain Power: 89.75%
  • Waterbury, Vermont:
    • Green Mountain Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Washington County, Vermont has one active power plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

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

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

Washington County, Vermont has 4 electricity suppliers serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Washington County, Vermont?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Green Mountain Power16,640
2Washington Electric Coop4,114
3Northfield Electric1,729
4Hardwick Electric812

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Published: 2024-07-07