Henry County, Alabama Electric Profile

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On average, Henry County citizens are responsible for 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, while the US average emissions per person is 4,494.55.

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Henry County is 13.13 cents. This is around 2.37% less than the national average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Releasing 0 kilograms of CO2 gases, Henry County has the 2960th worst pollution level due to electricity consumption out of 3220 counties in the United States.

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Henry County is ranked as the 22nd largest generator of electricity in the state out of 67 counties for electricity generation, producing 585,395 megawatt hours.

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About 100.00% of Henry County’s production comes from hydroelectric power facilities, ranking them 92nd county in the country out of 3220 counties for total hydroelectric generation.

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Henry County consumes 51.07% of the generation put out by their power plants.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    298,962 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    585,395 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    585,395 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    34.02 MWh

Headland, AL Electric Overview

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On average, citizens living in Headland are charged a residential electricity rate of 13.22 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 1.88% above the state's average rate of 12.97 cents, resulting in the city ranking 287th out of 586 cities in Alabama for lowest average electricity rate. Selling 34,017.21 megawatt hours a year, Alabama Power is the largest supplier in the city. Customers in the city have 1.03 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Headland averages 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 356th worst in Alabama out of 586 cities for emissions efficiency. At 6,056.92 kilograms per person and 4,665 citizens in the city, the city emits 28,255,515.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 120th worst rank in Alabama for total emissions. The electricity sold in Headland has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Headland

Headland 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.
287th13.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Headland
337th$153.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Headland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Headland, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Pea River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.23142.17No DataIcon representing missing value.206,99925,311,800
Wiregrass ElectricBUNDLED12.87155.61No DataIcon representing missing value.305,26639,282,000

Abbeville, AL Electric Overview

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On average, Abbeville's inhabitants spend 13.11 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 1.07% above the average state rate of 12.97 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. Customers in Abbeville are faced with 1.03 electrical outages a year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes. Alabama Power has 515 total residential customers, more than any other vendor who operates in the city.

Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city limits, Abbeville must rely on neighboring cities or rural areas to bring in the megawatt hours they consume each year. For every citizen in the city there are 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 14th worst in Alabama out of 586 cities for emissions per capita. This results in a total pollution amount of 15,584,446.06 kilograms.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Abbeville

Abbeville 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.
266th13.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Abbeville
307th$151.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Abbeville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Abbeville, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Pea River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.23142.17No DataIcon representing missing value.206,99925,311,800

Newville, AL Electric Overview

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Citizens living in Newville are paying an average residential electricity price of 13.11 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.07% more than the average Alabama rate of 12.97 cents, a potentially frustrating state of affairs for consumers living in the city. Newville is the 434th largest city in the state, with a population of 433. Alabama Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Newville is the 432nd worst ranked city in Alabama out of 586 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 2,622,644.83 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 Newville

Newville 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.
266th13.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Newville
307th$151.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Newville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Newville, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Pea River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.23142.17No DataIcon representing missing value.206,99925,311,800

Energy Production in Henry County, Alabama

Power Plants in Henry County, Alabama

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Henry County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Henry County from electricity use per year. This total also equates to a ranking of 2960th highest in the country for emissions per resident from electricity use, with an average of 0 kilograms of emissions per citizen. The county is home to one electricity generation plant, which is 20th highest in the state and 11th highest when counting power plants per capita. Henry County's fuel of choice is Conventional Hydroelectric, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from this fuel type.

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Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Henry County is 5.23%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Alabama Power, Pea River Electric Cooperative, and Wiregrass Electric. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Alabama average is 4.12%, resulting in a rank of 2223rd best in the country and a state rank of 63rd best out of 3220 and 67 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Henry County:

  • Abbeville, Alabama:
    • Pea River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Haleburg, Alabama:
    • Pea River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Headland, Alabama:
    • Wiregrass Electric: 16.49%
    • Pea River Electric Cooperative: 33.51%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Newville, Alabama:
    • Pea River Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Alabama Power is the largest electricity company in Henry County, Alabama.

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

Henry County, Alabama is home to 3 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

How many power plants are located within Henry County, Alabama?

Henry County, Alabama has one active electricity plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Henry County, Alabama?

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1Alabama Power18,776
2Pea River Electric Cooperative5,369
3Wiregrass Electric702

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16