WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Dover Air Force Base


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The State of Electricity in Dover Air Force Base

Here's the average monthly bill, usage, and carbon footprint of residents in Dover Air Force Base

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Carbon Emissions

1,032 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

954 kWh

Where does Dover Air Force Base’s electricity come from?

Dover Air Force Base's energy comes from Natural Gas and Solar. Natural Gas is the largest source of electricity, providing 89% of Dover Air Force Base's energy. Solar is the second largest source, making up 11%.


Natural Gas



Solar energy in Dover Air Force Base

The state of solar in Dover Air Force Base

Solar power is on the rise, helping homeowners save on their electricity bills and power their homes sustainably.

459 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system


Average system cost

(after federal incentive)

10 years

Payback period

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Net Metering Available

Get paid for the extra solar you produce

Net metering policies in Dover Air Force Base can help solar panel owners save money and reduce their carbon footprint. When your solar panels generate more electricity than you use, you can send the excess back to the grid and receive credit on your next bill. Just something to keep in mind when considering solar panels.

Electricity Providers in Dover Air Force Base

There are a variety of electricity plans available to residents of Dover Air Force Base. The following companies provide electricity plans in the city:

Utilities in Dover Air Force Base

City of Dover

City of Dover Rates

City of Dover has several different electricity rates for residential customers, as shown in the table below.

Rate NameRate TypeCost Per kWh
Rate R: ResidentialFixed15¢

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