The average customer uses 1,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity each month. If you were to match 100 percent of your electricity with green power through this program, it would cost about $10 per month in addition to your current electricity charge.
Enter the monthly purchase in dollars, or kilowatt hours per month, to calculate the environmental benefit for purchasing green power.
To calculate using a Monthly Contribution amount, enter number of dollars you desire to use in the "Using Monthly Dollar Amount" input box and then click the "Calculate Dollars per Month Benefit" button.
To calculate using a Green Power Kilowatt Hours (kWh) amount, enter the number of Kilowatt Hours you desire to use in the "Using Monthly Kilowatt Hours" input box and then click the "Calculate kWh per Month Benefit" button.
Cars Removed From the Road- vehicles
CO2 Avoided- tons
Acres of U.S Forests/One Year- acres
Source: U.S. EPA Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator and eGrid database release date 2/27/17.