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The State of Electricity in Netcong

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

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Carbon Emissions

416 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

930 kWh

Where does Netcong’s electricity come from?

Netcong's energy comes from Nuclear, Natural Gas, and Solar. Nuclear is the largest source of electricity, providing 54% of Netcong's energy. Natural Gas is the second largest source, making up 37%. Solar provides 10% of the energy in Netcong.




Natural Gas



Solar energy in Netcong

The state of solar in Netcong

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

634 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system


Average system cost

(after federal incentive)

10 years

Payback period

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Net Metering Available

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Net metering policies in Netcong 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.

Energy Efficiency Incentives in Netcong

Clothes Washers$75Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Refrigerators (purchase)$50Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Smart Thermostats$100Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Central Air Conditioning - Single Package$325 - $500Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Clothes Dryers$100Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Clothes Washers$50Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Clothes Dryers$300Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Ductless Heat Pump (mini & multi split) Systems$400Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Central Air Conditioning - Split Systems$325 - $500Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Ductless Air Conditioning (mini & multi split) Systems – AC only$500Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Light BulbsVariesJersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Air-Source Heat Pump - Single Package$600 - $1,000Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Smart Thermostats$100Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Room Air Conditioning (purchase)$30Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Air-Source Heat Pump - Split Systems$600 - $1,000Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details
Refrigerators (purchase)$75Jersey Central Power & LightSee Details

Electricity Providers in Netcong

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

Utilities in Netcong


JCPL Rates

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

Rate NameRate TypeCost Per kWh
Residential Service for Controlled Water HeatingFixed12¢ to 12¢
Residential Geothermal and Heat Pump ServiceTOU10¢ to 18¢
Residential Service for Off-Peak Water HeatingFixed23¢ to 23¢
Residential Service for Controlled Water HeatingFixed
Residential TOD ServiceTOU4¢ to 7¢
Residential TOD ServiceTOU10¢ to 18¢
Residential Service for Off-Peak Water HeatingFixed
Residential ServiceFixed3¢ to 8¢
Residential ServiceFixed11¢ to 17¢
Residential Geothermal and Heat Pump ServiceTOU3¢ to 6¢

JCPL Electricity Plans in Netcong

The price to compare for JCPL is 11.19¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 930 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 9

cheapestcheapest <12 months
11.09¢9 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 12

cheapest 12 monthsmost popular
11.19¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 18

cheapest 13+ months
11.69¢18 monthsChoose Plan
Verde Energy

Clean Power 12

cheapest renewable
11.89¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Constellation Energy

12 Month Home Power Plan

12.69¢12 monthsChoose Plan

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