Russell County, Alabama Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Russell County, Alabama Electricity Overview

Over 71.52% of Russell County's electricity production comes from sustainable fuel types, putting Russell County at 7th in the state for total sustainable electricity production.

Residents in Russell County experience an average of 1.03 outages lasting 120.4 minutes per year, compared to the nationwide averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes per outage.

Roughly 28.48% of Russell County's electricity is produced using non-renewable fuel types, making it the 586th highest ranked county out of 3221 counties in the US for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel sources.

Russell County is 12th in Alabama out of 67 counties for total natural gas generation, with 206,849.67 megawatt hours generated using the source.

Russell County consumes 38.82% more megawatt hours than it generates.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Russell County had a 1.92% decrease within the preceding year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,008,439 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.04 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    726,423 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    519,573 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    206,850 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    12.27 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    377,559,626 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,379.53 kg

Phenix City, AL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.93 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Phenix City, which is 1.80% lower than the state's average rate of 13.16 cents. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power. The city has an average of 1.03 power outages per consumer each year. These outages last for an average of 120.4 minutes. In contrast, the US average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes an outage.

Approximately 5,836.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 405th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. With total emissions of 226,562,961.57 kilograms, the city ranks 13th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 661,398.64 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Phenix City

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.080/kWh$214.79/mo.$80.86/mo.
195th12.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Phenix City
209th$145.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Phenix City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Phenix City, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.07157.317,515,0142,464,564,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.78132.8367,54543,305,000

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Ladonia CDP, AL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.93 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Ladonia CDP, which is 1.80% lower than the state's average rate of 13.16 cents. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power. The city has an average of 1.03 power outages per consumer each year. These outages last for an average of 120.4 minutes. In contrast, the US average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes an outage.

Approximately 5,836.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 405th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. With total emissions of 17,942,460.43 kilograms, the city ranks 164th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 52,378.9 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ladonia CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.080/kWh$214.79/mo.$80.86/mo.
170th12.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ladonia CDP
184th$145.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ladonia CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ladonia CDP, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.07157.317,515,0142,464,564,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.78132.8367,54543,305,000

Hurtsboro, AL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.93 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Hurtsboro, which is 1.80% lower than the state's average rate of 13.16 cents. Alabama Power is the largest provider in the city based on total residential customers. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes each. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Approximately 5,836.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 25th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. With total emissions of 2,037,058.78 kilograms, the city ranks 442nd highest in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 5,946.73 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in the city must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power plants that call the city home.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hurtsboro

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.152/kWh$0.080/kWh$214.79/mo.$80.86/mo.
170th12.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hurtsboro
184th$145.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hurtsboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hurtsboro, Alabama

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.07157.317,515,0142,464,564,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.78132.8367,54543,305,000

Electricity Production in Russell County, Alabama

Power Plants in Russell County, Alabama

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Mead Coated BoardMead Coated Board Inc (100.00%)
Russell County AL Black Liquour 726,422.68280,954,679.94386.76

Russell County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 6,379.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 12th highest polluter in the state out of 67 counties. Total emissions in the county are 377,559,625.88 kilograms, which is the 16th worst total amount of pollution for all counties in Alabama. Electricity generating facilities in the county mainly use Black Liquour, which accounts for 38.11% (or 276,805.43 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county. Wood/Wood Waste Solids and Natural Gas have the second and third highest total usage, respectively, for electricity production. Wood/Wood Waste Solids makes up 33.42% of electricity generation and Natural Gas makes up 28.48% of total production in the county. There is one electricity plant in Russell County.

BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
38.11%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
33.42%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
28.48%

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Russell County averages out to about 3.91% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a state average energy loss of 4.12%, Russell County is ranked as the 7th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Russell County, Alabama

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Russell County, Alabama by total customer count is Alabama Power.

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Russell County, Alabama.

How many power plants are in Russell County, Alabama?

Russell County, Alabama is home to one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Russell County, Alabama?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alabama Power21,727
2Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative5,650

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27