Wood County, West Virginia Electric Profile

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Wood County is ranked as the 5th highest consuming county out of 55 counties in West Virginia with 1,522,480.21 megawatt hours being consumed by residents who live there.

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The largest supplier in Wood County by total customers is Mon Power.

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Wood County’s average residential electricity rate is 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.90% lower than the US average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Wood County is the 5th most populated county in the state, with 83,518 residents calling the county home.

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Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 100.00%, or 2,149,820 megawatt hours, of Wood County’s total energy generation, giving the county a ranking of 1st in West Virginia for total megawatt hours from sustainable fuel types.

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Averaging generation of 25.74 megawatt hours per resident each year, Wood County is 644th out of 3220 counties in generation per capita in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,522,480 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    18.23 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,149,820 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,149,820 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    25.74 MWh

Parkersburg, WV Electric Overview

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Parkersburg's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.78% lower than the average West Virginia rate of 11.96 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $99.95 per month. Mon Power is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

For every person in the city there are 16,196.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 6th worst in West Virginia out of 404 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 486,246,889.85 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 Parkersburg

Parkersburg residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.103/kWh$149.63/mo.$74.99/mo.
31st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Parkersburg
3rd$99.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Parkersburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Parkersburg, West Virginia

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Mon PowerBUNDLED10.9199.95No DataIcon representing missing value.3,677,417401,156,250

Zips with electric coverage in Parkersburg, West Virginia include: 26101, 26104, 26105, 26150

Vienna, WV Electric Overview

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Vienna has an average residential electricity rate of 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 18.90% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The West Virginia average monthly residential electric bill is $127.93, while the Vienna average is 21.87% lower at $99.95 per month. This is the 3rd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in West Virginia. Mon Power sells 3,927.78 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Vienna emits 16,196.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 110th worst polluting city out of 404 cities in the state. With total emissions of 167,605,436.73 kilograms, the city ranks 13th worst in West Virginia 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. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 188,637.48 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vienna

Vienna residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.103/kWh$149.63/mo.$74.99/mo.
31st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vienna
3rd$99.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vienna Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vienna, West Virginia

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Mon PowerBUNDLED10.9199.95No DataIcon representing missing value.3,677,417401,156,250

Zips with electric coverage in Vienna, West Virginia include: 26101, 26104, 26105

Blennerhassett CDP, WV Electric Overview

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Blennerhassett CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 10.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 18.90% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The West Virginia average monthly residential electric bill is $127.93, while the Blennerhassett CDP average is 21.87% lower at $99.95 per month. This is the 3rd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in West Virginia. Mon Power sells 4,944.97 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Blennerhassett CDP is tied for last in the country for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating within the city. Approximately 53,935,649.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 16,196.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 6th worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blennerhassett CDP

Blennerhassett CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.103/kWh$149.63/mo.$74.99/mo.
31st10.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blennerhassett CDP
3rd$99.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blennerhassett CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blennerhassett CDP, West Virginia

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Mon PowerBUNDLED10.9199.95No DataIcon representing missing value.3,677,417401,156,250

Energy Production in Wood County, West Virginia

Power Plants in Wood County, West Virginia

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Wood County, West Virginia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Wood County citizens average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 55th highest in West Virginia out of 55 in this category. This equals a total emissions amount of 0 kilograms. The county has one electricity plant in the county. This is the 1432nd most power plants within a county and the 1888th highest number of plants per person, out of 3220 counties, in the US. In Wood County, Conventional Hydroelectric is 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation.

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100.00%

Wood County, West Virginia Net Metering

Mon Power is the only provider we have covering Wood County. Fortunately for residents they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs more viable. West Virginia has favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Power Companies in Wood County, West Virginia

Providers In Each City in Wood County:

  • North Hills, West Virginia:
    • Mon Power: 100.00%
  • Parkersburg, West Virginia:
    • Mon Power: 100.00%
  • Vienna, West Virginia:
    • Mon Power: 100.00%
  • Williamstown, West Virginia:
    • Sunwave Energy: 1.87%
    • AEP Ohio: 1.87%
    • Mon Power: 96.27%

* 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 Wood County, West Virginia?

By total revenue, Mon Power is the largest electricity supplier in Wood County, West Virginia.

How many power plants are within Wood County, West Virginia?

Wood County, West Virginia is home to one electricity plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

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1Mon Power12,008

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16