WattBuy’s Guide to

Electricity in
Dayton

Ohio

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The State of Electricity in Dayton

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

Average monthly bill

January

$125

February

$80lowest

March

$116

April

$105

May

$117

June

$166

July

$234highest

August

$164

September

$132

October

$110

November

$112

December

$85

Carbon Emissions

965 lbs CO₂

Monthly Usage

823 kWh

Where does Dayton’s electricity come from?

Dayton's energy comes from Natural Gas, Coal, Nuclear, Wind, Petroleum, and Solar. Natural Gas is the largest source of electricity, providing 56% of Dayton's energy. Coal is the second largest source, making up 28%. Nuclear provides 12% of the energy in Dayton. Wind provides 2% of the energy in Dayton. Petroleum provides 1% of the energy in Dayton. Solar provides 1% of the energy in Dayton.

56%

Natural Gas

28%

Coal

12%

Nuclear

2%

Wind

1%

Petroleum

1%

Solar

Solar energy in Dayton

The state of solar in Dayton

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

570 kWh

Energy generated by average sized system

$13,706

Average system cost

(after federal incentive)

10 years

Payback period

Learn More about solar
Net Metering Available

Get paid for the extra solar you produce

Net metering policies in Dayton 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 Dayton

incentivesavingsutility 
Ductless Heat Pump (mini & multi split) Systems$200Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Dishwashers$25Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Freezers (purchase)$25Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Refrigerators (purchase)$25Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Refrigerators (purchase)$50Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Clothes Washers$25Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Room Air Conditioning (purchase)$50Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Air-Source Heat Pump - Split Systems$250-$500Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Central Air Conditioning - Single Package$150-$250Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Heat Pump Water Heaters$500Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Clothes Dryers$25Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Room Air Conditioning (purchase)$100Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Clothes Dryers$50Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details
Smart Thermostats$50Penelec (FirstEnergy utility)See Details

Electricity Providers in Dayton

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

Utilities in Dayton

AES OhioPenelec - Ohio

AES Ohio Rates

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

Rate NameRate TypeCost Per kWh
Residential Heating ServiceFixed8¢ to 15¢
Residential ServiceFixed4¢ to 4¢
Residential ServiceFixed15¢ to 15¢
Residential Heating ServiceFixed4¢ to 4¢

AES Ohio Electricity Plans in Dayton

The price to compare for AES Ohio is 10.81¢. Rates are based on an estimated usage of 823 kWh per month.Update usage.

ProviderPlanRate Per kWhPlan Length
Tomorrow Energy

Earth Care 12

cheapestcheapest renewablecheapest 12 months
6.49¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Energy Harbor

Safe Harbor 12

6.89¢12 monthsChoose Plan
Energy Harbor

Safe Harbor 24

cheapest 13+ months
7.49¢24 monthsChoose Plan

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