Here's the average monthly bill, usage, and carbon footprint of residents in Worcester
679 lbs CO₂
Worcester's energy comes from Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar, Hydroelectric, and Wind. Natural Gas is the largest source of electricity, providing 63% of Worcester's energy. Nuclear is the second largest source, making up 17%. Solar provides 15% of the energy in Worcester. Hydroelectric provides 4% of the energy in Worcester. Wind provides 2% of the energy in Worcester.
Solar power is on the rise, helping homeowners save on their electricity bills and power their homes sustainably.
Energy generated by average sized system
Average system cost
(after federal incentive)
Net metering policies in Worcester 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.
National Grid has several different electricity rates for residential customers, as shown in the table below.
|Rate Name||Rate Type||Cost Per kWh|
|R-1 Residential Farm Discount||Fixed||13¢|
|R-2 Low Income Residential||Fixed||16¢|
|R-2 Low Income Residential||Fixed||8¢|
|R-2 Low Income Residential Farm Discount||Fixed||11¢|
|R-4 Residential Time-of-Use||TOU||19¢ to 29¢|
|R-2 Low Income Residential Farm Discount||Fixed||21¢|
|R-1 Residential Farm Discount||Fixed||23¢|
|R-4 Residential Time-of-Use Farm Discount||TOU||8¢ to 17¢|
|R-4 Residential Time-of-Use||TOU||8¢ to 18¢|
|R-4 Residential Time-of-Use Farm Discount||TOU||17¢ to 26¢|
The price to compare for National Grid is 14.11¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 780 kWh per month.Update usage.
|Provider||Plan||Rate Per kWh||Plan Length|
Green 12 Month Fixed Rate
cheapestcheapest renewablecheapest 12 months
|14.7¢||12 months||Choose Plan|
36 Month Home Power Plan
cheapest 13+ months
|14.88¢||36 months||Choose Plan|
36 Month Electricity Plan
|15.39¢||36 months||Choose Plan|
24 Month Green Home Power Plan
|15.79¢||24 months||Choose Plan|
Go Green Lights 12
|16.59¢||12 months||Choose Plan|
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