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Location: Atlantic City, NJ

Atlantic City is a resort city in New Jersey know of its Casinos and nightlife. However, there are around 40,000 residents who live in the city year-round. The city is located in the southern part of the state right on the Atlantic Ocean. With all the casinos and nightlife, the commercial sector uses the most energy in the city. However, residents and business have had the ability to shop electricity supply rates since New Jersey deregulated their energy market in 1999. To find out more about the electricity rates in Atlantic City and more information on the city’s energy market, see the graphs below.

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Usage for Atlantic City, New Jersey

Monthly average household energy usage in NJ compared to the national average.

Rates for Atlantic City, New Jersey

Home and business owners in Atlantic City, NJ have the option of switching electricity providers which can significantly lower your electricity bill. Here are some of the top plans in your area:

Best RateTop Pick
Rate per kWh
10.49¢
Plan Length
36 mo.
or Call 855-798-0821

Constellation

36 Month Home Power Plan

Plan Details
Rate per kWh
11.13¢
Plan Length
12 mo.
or Call 888-550-3924

Sperian Energy

12 Month Fixed

Plan Details
Rate per kWh
11.19¢
Plan Length
12 mo.

Direct Energy

Live Brighter™ 12

Plan Details
Rate per kWh
11.29¢
Plan Length
12 mo.
or Call 855-798-0821

Constellation

12 Month Home Power Plan

Plan Details
Rate per kWh
11.82¢
Plan Length
24 mo.
or Call 888-564-7678

TriEagle

Eagle 24

Plan Details

Solar Score for Atlantic City, NJ

Atlantic City, NJ Solar Score: 41

Compare Electricity has developed a solar score for Atlantic City, NJ residents and businesses of 26/100. The score is based on on a combination of factors including how much sun the area receives, roof space and obstacles that may obstruct the sun, electricity generation needed to be cost-effective, and more. Here is a description of each section of the solar score graph:

  • Red = “Not Viable” meaning a solar installation would not be cost-effective.
  • Yellow = “Viable” meaning a solar installation would pay for itself over time.
  • Green = “Very Viable” meaning a solar installation would pay for itself quickly and has large savings potential.

Sources for Atlantic City, NJ

Atlantic City, NJ produces energy from a variety of sources. Here are the state’s current energy sources and energy production trends.

    • Over 90% of the energy produced in from natural gas or nuclear energy
    • 75% of the renewable energy produced comes from solar
    • Even though there are no fossil fuels in Atlantic City, coal is imported from other states
    • Natural gas has out produced nuclear energy since 2013

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