DeKalb County, Alabama Electricity Rates & Statistics

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DeKalb County, Alabama Electricity Overview

DeKalb County is ranked as the 33rd largest generator of electricity of all 67 counties in the state for total electricity production, producing 30,560 megawatt hours.

DeKalb County averages 0.43 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 1132nd highest in the United States out of 3221counties.

Over 100.00% of DeKalb County's electricity generation comes from renewable sources, ranking DeKalb County at 1171st in the United States for renewable electricity generation.

DeKalb County uses approximately 4092.01% of the total amount of the electricity that it generates.

DeKalb County had a 25.03% rise over the last year in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation.

DeKalb County is home to 71,608 citizens and its power generation plants generate 30,560 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a production per capita average of 0.43 megawatt hours per capita per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,250,520 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.46 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    30,560 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    30,560 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.43 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    444,142,281 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,202.41 kg

Fort Payne, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Fort Payne's residential electricity rate is 11.00 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.99% lower than the average Alabama price of 13.58 cents and 23.94% lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. Fort Payne Improvement Authority is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The Alabama average monthly residential power bill is $161.18, while the Fort Payne average is 21.55% less at $126.44 per month. This is the 7th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Alabama.

Fort Payne has zero electricity generation plants. Around 6,053.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city from electricity use, making them the 15th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. Total emissions in the city are 90,052,543.21 kilograms, which is the 50th worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fort Payne

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.109/kWh$138.55/mo.$122.66/mo.
14th11.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fort Payne
7th$126.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fort Payne Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fort Payne, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fort Payne Improvement AuthorityBUNDLED10.64122.793,0509,896,000
Sand Mountain Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.34129.99356,52840,445,000

Zips with electric coverage in Fort Payne, Alabama include: 35967, 35968, 35984

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Rainsville, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Rainsville's residential electricity rate is 11.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.45% lower than the average Alabama price of 13.58 cents and 21.55% lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative.

Rainsville has zero electricity generation plants. Around 6,053.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city from electricity use, making them the 314th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. Total emissions in the city are 33,322,528.09 kilograms, which is the 108th worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rainsville

Rainsville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.111/kWh$142.42/mo.$125.31/mo.
46th11.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rainsville
18th$129.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rainsville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rainsville, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sand Mountain Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.34129.99356,52840,445,000

Henagar, AL Electricity Overview

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On average, Henagar's residential electricity rate is 11.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.45% lower than the average Alabama price of 13.58 cents and 21.55% lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative.

Henagar has zero electricity generation plants. Around 6,053.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city from electricity use, making them the 314th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. Total emissions in the city are 13,873,793.71 kilograms, which is the 193rd worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Henagar

Henagar residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.111/kWh$142.42/mo.$125.31/mo.
46th11.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Henagar
18th$129.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Henagar Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Henagar, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sand Mountain Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.34129.99356,52840,445,000

Zips with electric coverage in Henagar, Alabama include: 35978, 35968, 35765, 35989

Electricity Production in DeKalb County, Alabama

Power Plants in DeKalb County, Alabama

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Sand Valley Power StationEDL Inc (100.00%)
DeKalb County AL Landfill Gas 30,56021,281,790.05696.39

DeKalb County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

DeKalb County's fuel of choice is Landfill Gas, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel source. Emitting 444,142,280.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county ranks 14th worst out of 67 counties in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 1004th worst in emissions per resident, averaging 6,202.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. DeKalb County is home to one electricity plant.

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Energy Loss

The county has 4 companies who are reporting energy loss. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 5.52%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Alabama average is 4.12%, resulting in a rank of 2287th best in the United States and a state rank of 66th best out of 3221 and 67 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in DeKalb County:

  • Crossville, Alabama:
    • Cherokee Electric Cooperative: 29.11%
    • Marshall-De Kalb Electric Cooperative: 70.89%
  • Fort Payne, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 51.28%
    • Fort Payne Improvement Authority: 48.72%
  • Fyffe, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Geraldine, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 36.02%
    • Marshall-De Kalb Electric Cooperative: 63.98%
  • Hammondville, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Henagar, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Ider, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Lakeview, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Mentone, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Pine Ridge, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 98.39%
    • Fort Payne Improvement Authority: 1.61%
  • Powell, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Rainsville, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Shiloh, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Sylvania, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Valley Head, Alabama:
    • Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in DeKalb County, Alabama?

What electricity company is the largest supplier in DeKalb County, Alabama?

The largest electricity provider in DeKalb County, Alabama by total customer count is Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative.

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

There are 4 electricity companies offering service in DeKalb County, Alabama.

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

There is one active electricity plant located in DeKalb County, Alabama

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-18