Marengo County, Alabama Electric Profile

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Marengo County’s average residential electricity rate is 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.67% below the national average rate of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Marengo County is the 8th worst polluting county in the state based on pollution per capita.

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Marengo County saw a 1.39% rise throughout the last 12 months.

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Marengo County continues to improve with the decrease of non-renewable fuel type usage for electricity production purposes. The county has had a 4.62% drop in the burning of these fuel types for electricity generation during the course of the last year.

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Over 97.84% of Marengo County’s electricity production comes from sustainable fuel types, ranking Marengo County at 597th in the nation for sustainable electricity production.

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Marengo County ranks 23rd in the state out of 67 counties for total production of electricity from non-renewable energy sources, with 6,627.89 of the county’s 306,651.49 megawatt hours coming from those fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    327,772 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    306,651 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    300,024 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,628 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    16.26 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    161,637,019 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,569 kg

Demopolis, AL Electric Overview

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Demopolis's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their citizens, 6.67% lower than the average national electricity only service rate of 13.45 cents. Alabama Power sells 20,513.55 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other electricity supplier. Customers in the city have 1.03 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

The use of electricity in Demopolis accounts for 41,229,430.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 90th highest in Alabama out of 586 cities. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which is 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Demopolis as the 14th highest polluting city in Alabama. The electricity sold in Demopolis has to be brought in from neighboring cities or rural areas, because there are no power production sources in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Demopolis

Demopolis 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.
148th12.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Demopolis
138th$139.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Demopolis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Demopolis, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71No DataIcon representing missing value.260,48528,937,700

Linden, AL Electric Overview

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Linden has an average residential electricity rate of 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.24% less than the state's average rate of 12.97 cents. This makes the city 148th out of 586 cities in Alabama for best average electricity rate. Consumers in the city experience 1.03 power outages a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. Alabama Power is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity use in Linden creates 10,866,108.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 236th most of any city in Alabama. The city also ranks 14th worst in Alabama in pollution per resident, averaging 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 31,173.39 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Linden

Linden 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.
148th12.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Linden
138th$139.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Linden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Linden, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71No DataIcon representing missing value.260,48528,937,700

Sweet Water, AL Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Sweet Water home purchase electricity for, on average, 12.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.24% less than the average state rate of 12.97 cents. Alabama Power sells 2,660.23 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. Sweet Water is home to 385 citizens, resulting in it being the 443rd largest city in the state.

Sweet Water has no electricity generation plants within its borders. The city is the 441st highest ranked city in the state out of 586 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 2,331,912.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement the city is the 14th highest polluting city in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sweet Water

Sweet Water 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.
148th12.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sweet Water
138th$139.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sweet Water Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sweet Water, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Black Warrior Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.11119.71No DataIcon representing missing value.260,48528,937,700

Energy Production in Marengo County, Alabama

Power Plants in Marengo County, Alabama

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WestRock Demopolis MillWestRock Mill Company, LLC (100.00%)
Marengo County AL Black Liquour 306,651.49154,274,894.3503.1No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Marengo County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Marengo County's primary fuel type utilized for electricity generation is Black Liquour. The county produces 68.08% of the total generation in the county from this fuel type. Combined with Wood/Wood Waste Solids (29.75%) and Natural Gas (2.10%), these three fuel types make up 306,452.57 megawatt hours (or 99.94%) county's electricity production. The county emits 8,569 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 8th highest polluting county out of 67 counties in the state and 603rd out of 3220 counties nationally. This adds up to total emissions of 161,637,018.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the county the 1380th highest for total pollution in the United States. Marengo County has one electricity producing plant, which is 20th most in Alabama and 12th most in the state when considering plants per citizen in the county.

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Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
68.08%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
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Wood/Wood Waste Solids
29.75%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
2.10%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.06%

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Marengo County is about 4.52% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The US average is 2.76%, meaning Marengo County ranks 1640th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Marengo County, Alabama

Providers In Each City in Marengo County:

  • Dayton, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Demopolis, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Faunsdale, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Linden, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Myrtlewood, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Providence, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Sweet Water, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Alabama Power: 50.00%
  • Thomaston, Alabama:
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 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 electric companies offer service in Marengo County, Alabama?

There are 2 electricity providers serving consumers in Marengo County, Alabama.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Marengo County, Alabama by megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power.

Which electricity companies offer service in Marengo County, Alabama?

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1Alabama Power32,739
2Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation5,096

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

Marengo County, Alabama has one electricity plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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