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Choctaw County, Alabama Electricity Overview

Choctaw County is ranked 3rd in Alabama out of 67 counties for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 17.59 megawatt hours per person each year.

Choctaw County generates 225,026.56 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable fuels. This ranks Choctaw County 6th in Alabama out of 67 counties for total sustainable electricity generation.

Choctaw County consumes about 84.35% of the electricity that their power generating plants generate.

As the 482nd highest county in the US for non-renewable generation per capita, Choctaw County produces 2.71 megawatt hours per person per year.

Non-renewable sources are used in the generation of 13.36% of the megawatt hours produced in Choctaw County, ranking it 14th in Alabama out of 67 counties for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel sources.

Residents of Choctaw County are paying, on average, 11.05% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 14.34 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    219,100 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    259,737 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    225,027 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    34,710 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    20.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    170,928,237 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    13,362.12 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Butler

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Butler Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

15.19¢ per kWh

  • 0.5% lower than last month
  • 10.11% higher than April last year
  • 4.16% lower than the Alabama average
  • 10.18% lower than the US average
  • 141st in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 16,390th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 761 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,358 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.09¢ per kWh

  • 0.83% higher than last month
  • 1.2% higher than April last year
  • 4.24% lower than the Alabama average
  • 12.58% lower than the US average
  • 140th in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 10 since April last year
  • 13,394th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 216 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 145 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$119.17 per month

  • 4.71% lower than last month
  • 9.1% higher than April last year
  • 7.71% lower than the Alabama average
  • 5.7% higher than the US average
  • 122nd in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 27 since April last year
  • 22,289th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,654 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,444 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$154.53 per month

  • 0.54% higher than last month
  • 0.37% higher than April last year
  • 7.64% lower than the Alabama average
  • 13.56% higher than the US average
  • 122nd in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 22 since April last year
  • 25,183rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 236 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,478 since April last year

Butler, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Butler's citizens spend 14.09 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Alabama and nationwide average rates of 14.72 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting about 133.1 minutes. The countrywide averages for these two data points are 1.27 outages a year and 137.24 minutes each outage. Alabama Power sells an estimated 11,791.64 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Electricity companies servicing Butler must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 13,201,826.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 37th highest in Alabama for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Butler

Butler residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.153/kWh$0.083/kWh$218.28/mo.$83.31/mo.
140th14.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Butler
122nd$154.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Butler Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Butler, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED16.21181.8317,864,5712,896,145,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED12.47135.96262,997.3732,797,389.22

Gilbertown, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Gilbertown's citizens spend 13.25 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Alabama and nationwide average rates of 14.72 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting about 133.1 minutes. The countrywide averages for these two data points are 1.27 outages a year and 137.24 minutes each outage. Gilbertown is the 386th largest city in the state, with a population of 666.

Electricity companies servicing Gilbertown must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 3,686,547.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 395th highest in Alabama for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gilbertown

Gilbertown residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.084/kWh$205.18/mo.$84.22/mo.
89th13.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gilbertown
67th$144.37Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gilbertown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gilbertown, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED16.21181.8317,864,5712,896,145,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED12.47135.96262,997.3732,797,389.22

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Pennington, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Pennington's citizens spend 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Alabama and nationwide average rates of 14.72 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation. With a population of 604 citizens, the city is the 400th largest city by population in Alabama.

Electricity companies servicing Pennington must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 3,343,355.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 395th highest in Alabama for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pennington

Pennington residential electric rates are highest in March and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.134/kWh$0.085/kWh$194.39/mo.$84.97/mo.
33rd12.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pennington
27th$135.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pennington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pennington, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED12.47135.96262,997.3732,797,389.22

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Electricity Production in Choctaw County, Alabama

Power Plants in Choctaw County, Alabama

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Georgia-Pacific Consr Prods LP-NaheolaGeorgia-Pacific Consr Prods LP-Naheola (100.00%)
Choctaw County AL Black Liquour 259,737202,630,493.25780.14

Choctaw County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Choctaw County, Black Liquour makes up 61.30% of the fuel used for electricity production. When taken together with Wood/Wood Waste Solids (25.33%) and Natural Gas (13.24%), these three fuel types make up 259,427.97 megawatt hours (or 99.88%) county electricity production. The county has the 1325th highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the US, emitting 170,928,237.45 kilograms. This total equates to 13,362.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 178th worst in the country for pollution per capita. Choctaw County has one electricity plant in the county.

BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
61.30%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
25.33%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
13.24%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.12%

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Choctaw County is about 4.88% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average is 2.87%, meaning Choctaw County ranks 1697th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Choctaw County, Alabama

Providers In Each City in Choctaw County:

  • Butler, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 40.44%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 59.56%
  • Gilbertown, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 18.27%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 81.73%
  • Lisman, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 66.98%
    • Alabama Power: 33.02%
  • Needham, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 96.31%
    • Alabama Power: 3.69%
  • Pennington, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 100.00%
  • Silas, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 100.00%
  • Toxey, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.03%
    • Alabama Power: 49.97%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Choctaw County, Alabama?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alabama Power71,033
2Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation4,662

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Choctaw County, Alabama?

The largest electricity provider in Choctaw County, Alabama by megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power.

How many electric companies offer service in Choctaw County, Alabama?

There are 2 electricity providers operating in Choctaw County, Alabama.

How many power plants are located in Choctaw County, Alabama?

There is one power plant in Choctaw County, Alabama

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-07-06