WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Laurel

Maryland

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The State of Electricity in Laurel

Here's the average monthly bill, usage, and carbon footprint of residents in Laurel

Average monthly bill

January

$132

February

$134

March

$121

April

$109lowest

May

$121

June

$198

July

$296highest

August

$256

September

$147

October

$134

November

$135

December

$135

Carbon Emissions

524 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

913 kWh

Where does Laurel’s electricity come from?

Laurel's energy comes from Nuclear, Natural Gas, Hydroelectric, Solar, Coal, and Wind. Nuclear is the largest source of electricity, providing 47% of Laurel's energy. Natural Gas is the second largest source, making up 36%. Hydroelectric provides 9% of the energy in Laurel. Solar provides 4% of the energy in Laurel. Coal provides 3% of the energy in Laurel. Wind provides 2% of the energy in Laurel.

47%

Nuclear

36%

Natural Gas

9%

Hydroelectric

4%

Solar

3%

Coal

2%

Wind

Solar energy in Laurel

The state of solar in Laurel

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

882 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system

$15,919

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 Laurel 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 Laurel

There are a variety of electricity plans available to residents of Laurel. The following companies provide electricity plans in the city:

Utilities in Laurel

Baltimore Gas and Electric

Baltimore Gas and Electric Rates

Baltimore Gas and Electric has several different electricity rates for residential customers, as shown in the table below.

Rate NameRate TypeCost Per kWh
Residential Delivery and Energy Time of Use (Schedule RD)TOU3¢ to 10¢
Residential Electric Vehicle Time-of-Use (Schedule EV)TOU9¢ to 25¢
Residential Service (Schedule R)Fixed
Residential Optional Time of Use (Schedule RL)TOU11¢ to 17¢
Residential Delivery and Energy Time of Use (Schedule RD)TOU9¢ to 32¢
Residential Service (Schedule R)Fixed14¢
Residential Optional Time of Use (Schedule RL)Fixed5¢ to 5¢

Baltimore Gas and Electric Electricity Plans in Laurel

The price to compare for Baltimore Gas and Electric is 11.15¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 913 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Tomorrow Energy

Earth Care 12

cheapestcheapest renewablecheapest 12 months
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10.19¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 12

10.59¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 18

cheapest 13+ months
10.59¢18 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Term Optimized Live Brighter 10

cheapest <12 months
10.59¢10 monthsChoose Plan
Energy Harbor

Safe Harbor 10

10.79¢10 monthsChoose Plan
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