Clarke County, Alabama Electric Profile

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Clarke County is 13.48 cents. This rate is roughly 0.25% higher than the nationwide average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Clarke County ranks 22nd out of 67 counties in Alabama for total production of electricity from non-renewable fuel types, with 20,997.52 of the county’s 60,524.83 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

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Over the course of the past 12 months, Clarke County has seen a 51.90% drop in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in Clarke County is Alabama Power.

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When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Clarke County had a 1.40% decrease during the course of the past 12 months.

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Clarke County continues to improve with the decrease of non-renewable fuel type use. The county has had a 48.74% decline in the use of these fuel sources in their power plants.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    410,467 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    60,525 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    39,527 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    20,998 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.56 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    148,504,615 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,286.71 kg

Jackson, AL Electric Overview

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Jackson averages a residential electricity rate of 13.47 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 3.79% above the average Alabama price of 12.97 cents and 0.12% higher than the US average of 13.45. With 523 residential customers, Alabama Power is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in Jackson deal with 1.03 power outages each year with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes.

Emissions in Jackson average 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 14th worst polluting city out of 586 cities in Alabama based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 28,958,117.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 119th highest for total emissions in Alabama. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jackson

Jackson residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.113/kWh$210.56/mo.$110.66/mo.
307th13.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jackson
186th$141.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jackson, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Clarke-Washington EMCBUNDLED12.93122.31No DataIcon representing missing value.211,10227,305,000

Thomasville, AL Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.47 cents per kilowatt hour for Thomasville, which is 3.79% more than Alabama's average price of 12.97 cents. This means the city is 307th best for average electricity rate out of 586 cities in the state. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power. Customers in Thomasville are faced with 1.03 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes.

Thomasville has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 23,791,567.87 kilograms, which is 138th highest in the state out of 586 cities. The city averages 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 14th highest city in Alabama in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Thomasville

Thomasville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.113/kWh$210.56/mo.$110.66/mo.
307th13.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Thomasville
186th$141.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Thomasville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Thomasville, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Clarke-Washington EMCBUNDLED12.93122.31No DataIcon representing missing value.211,10227,305,000

Grove Hill, AL Electric Overview

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Grove Hill's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.79% above Alabama's average price of 12.97 cents and 0.12% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Grove Hill experience 1.03 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes. Alabama Power sells 8,549.71 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than all other electricity suppliers.

Grove Hill is the 232nd worst ranked city in Alabama out of 586 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 11,138,669.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grove Hill

Grove Hill residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.113/kWh$210.56/mo.$110.66/mo.
307th13.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grove Hill
186th$141.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grove Hill Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grove Hill, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Clarke-Washington EMCBUNDLED12.93122.31No DataIcon representing missing value.211,10227,305,000

Energy Production in Clarke County, Alabama

Power Plants in Clarke County, Alabama

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Packaging Corporation of America Jackson MillBoise White Paper LLC (100.00%)
Clarke County AL Black Liquour 60,524.8326,525,269.59438.25No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Clarke County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 148,504,614.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, Clarke County ranks 1454th worst in the country for total emissions from electricity use. Averaging 6,286.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 979th highest for emissions per capita. Black Liquour makes up 65.31% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in Clarke County. Secondary fuels used during electricity production include Natural Gas at 34.39% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 0.31% of production. Clarke County has the 20th highest power generation plant of any county in the state, with one total power plants. This equates to the 15th most plants per citizen in the state.

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Black Liquour
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65.31%
NATURAL GAS
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34.39%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.31%

Energy Loss

Clarke County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.59% of their energy lost per year. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Alabama average is 4.12%, resulting in a rank of 1731st best in the country and a state rank of 48th best out of 3220 and 67 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Clarke County, Alabama

Providers In Each City in Clarke County:

  • Coffeeville, Alabama:
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Fulton, Alabama:
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Grove Hill, Alabama:
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Jackson, Alabama:
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Thomasville, Alabama:
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

Clarke County, Alabama is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Clarke County, Alabama?

By total customer count, Alabama Power is the largest electricity supplier in Clarke County, Alabama.

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

Clarke County, Alabama has 2 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Clarke County, Alabama?

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1Alabama Power41,464
2Clarke-Washington EMC11,594

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16