Wayne County, West Virginia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Wayne County, West Virginia Electricity Overview

The largest provider in Wayne County by number of customers is Appalachian Power Company.

Wayne County ranks 14th out of 55 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens consuming 713,967.36 megawatt hours.

Wayne County has emissions of 12,135.21 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 291st highest polluting county in the nation by per capita pollution.

Citizens in the county use about 112.78% of the electricity that the county generates.

With a national average residential electricity bill of $123.86, Wayne County citizens pay about 32.50% more than their fellow countrymen per month for electricity.

As the 8th highest county in West Virginia for non-renewable generation per capita, Wayne County produces 16.24 megawatt hours per person each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    713,967 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    18.32 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    633,040 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    633,040 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    16.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    473,054,723 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,135.21 kg

Kenova, WV Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.27 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Kenova, which is 14.93% above the average state price of 12.41 cents and 1.95% above the nationwide average of 13.99. Selling an estimated 2,128.79 megawatt hours, Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $164.11 per month, while the state average is $131.92.

All of the electricity sold in Kenova has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 49,129,690.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 271st highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kenova

Kenova residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.166/kWh$0.091/kWh$234.18/mo.$98.16/mo.
281st14.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kenova
292nd$164.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kenova Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kenova, West Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED14.27164.114,873,507695,238,000

Zips with electric coverage in Kenova, West Virginia include: 25704, 25530, 25507

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Wayne, WV Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.27 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Wayne, which is 14.93% above the average state price of 12.41 cents and 1.95% above the nationwide average of 13.99. Selling an estimated 1,533.67 megawatt hours, Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $164.11 per month, while the state average is $131.92.

All of the electricity sold in Wayne has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 23,374,264.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 39th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wayne

Wayne residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.166/kWh$0.091/kWh$234.18/mo.$98.16/mo.
281st14.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wayne
292nd$164.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wayne Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wayne, West Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED14.27164.114,873,507695,238,000

Ceredo, WV Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.27 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Ceredo, which is 14.93% above the average state price of 12.41 cents and 1.95% above the nationwide average of 13.99. Selling an estimated 2,602.69 megawatt hours, Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $164.11 per month, while the state average is $131.92.

All of the electricity sold in Ceredo has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 22,807,320.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 16,198.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 39th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ceredo

Ceredo residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.166/kWh$0.091/kWh$234.18/mo.$98.16/mo.
281st14.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ceredo
292nd$164.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ceredo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ceredo, West Virginia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Power CompanyBUNDLED14.27164.114,873,507695,238,000

Zips with electric coverage in Ceredo, West Virginia include: 25704, 25530, 25507

Electricity Production in Wayne County, West Virginia

Power Plants in Wayne County, West Virginia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Ceredo Generating StationAppalachian Power Company (100.00%)
Wayne County WV Natural Gas 346,086224,951,690.32649.99
Big Sandy Peaker PlantMiddle River Power II, LLC (100.00%)
Wayne County WV Natural Gas 286,954176,529,452.68615.18

Wayne County, West Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Wayne County is home to 2 power plants, which is 4th highest in West Virginia. Coming in as the 655th worst ranked county in the country, the county releases 473,054,722.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per person in the county, which amounts to 12,135.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation the county is the 48th highest polluting county in West Virginia. Wayne County's primary fuel is Natural Gas, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel.

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Wayne County, West Virginia Net Metering

Appalachian Power Company is the only provider we have covering Wayne County. Fortunately for citizens they do have net metering practices in place, making personal solar power installs more viable. The state has highly favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Power Companies in Wayne County, West Virginia

Providers In Each City in Wayne County:

  • Ceredo, West Virginia:
    • AEP Ohio: 2.14%
    • Appalachian Power Company: 97.86%
  • Fort Gay, West Virginia:
    • Appalachian Power Company: 100.00%
  • Kenova, West Virginia:
    • Appalachian Power Company: 100.00%
  • Wayne, West Virginia:
    • Appalachian Power Company: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Wayne County, West Virginia?

By total customer count, Appalachian Power Company is the largest electricity provider in Wayne County, West Virginia.

Which electricity companies offer service in Wayne County, West Virginia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Appalachian Power Company23,463

How many power plants are in Wayne County, West Virginia?

Wayne County, West Virginia is home to 2 power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-27