Electric Rates & Providers in Russell County, AL

Russell County, Alabama Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Russell County, Alabama Electricity Overview

Residents of Russell County are paying, on average, 9.32% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average price, at 14.62 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Usage of non-renewable fuel types for electricity generation has increased by 10.03% during the course of the last year in Russell County power generation plants.

Customers in the county use about 133.70% of the total amount of the electricity that the county generates.

Russell County averages 9.24 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 365th highest in the country out of 3230counties.

Russell County is the 463rd highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 3.57 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuels.

Russell County ranks 13th out of 67 counties in the state for total generation of electricity from non-renewable fuel sources, with 209,453.06 of the county's 751,943 megawatt hours coming from those fuel sources.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,005,323 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    751,943 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    542,490 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    209,453 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    12.81 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    372,660,070 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,349.09 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Phenix City

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Phenix City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

15.82¢ per kWh

  • 0.55% lower than last month
  • 10.21% higher than April last year
  • 0.17% lower than the Alabama average
  • 6.44% lower than the US average
  • 197th in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since April last year
  • 18,143rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 716 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,019 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.67¢ per kWh

  • 0.84% higher than last month
  • 1.34% higher than April last year
  • 0.34% lower than the Alabama average
  • 9.02% lower than the US average
  • 191st in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 16 since April last year
  • 16,066th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 675 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 133 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$125.5 per month

  • 4.58% lower than last month
  • 9.43% higher than April last year
  • 2.81% lower than the Alabama average
  • 11.31% higher than the US average
  • 200th in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 22 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 26 since April last year
  • 25,129th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,287 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,351 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$162.61 per month

  • 0.56% higher than last month
  • 0.54% higher than April last year
  • 2.81% lower than the Alabama average
  • 19.5% higher than the US average
  • 187th in the state out of 583 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 13 since April last year
  • 26,565th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 78 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 447 since April last year

Phenix City, AL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.67 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Phenix City, which is 0.34% lower than the state's average rate of 14.72 cents. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power. The city has an average of 1 power outages per consumer each year. These outages last for an average of 133.1 minutes. In contrast, the US average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes an outage.

Approximately 5,535.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 37th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. With total emissions of 211,539,207.54 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 654,560.22 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 March and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.085/kWh$229.33/mo.$87.40/mo.
191st14.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Phenix City
187th$162.61Average 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 PowerBUNDLED16.21181.8317,864,5712,896,145,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.02144.89378,275.5749,247,963.97

Zips with electric coverage in Phenix City, Alabama include: 36869, 36867, 36870, 36877, 36875

Ladonia CDP, AL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.63 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Ladonia CDP, which is 0.57% lower than the state's average rate of 14.72 cents. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power. The city has an average of 1 power outages per consumer each year. These outages last for an average of 133.1 minutes. In contrast, the US average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes an outage.

Approximately 5,535.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 37th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. With total emissions of 20,242,800.97 kilograms, the city ranks 145th 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 62,636.77 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 March and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.085/kWh$228.86/mo.$87.53/mo.
187th14.63¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ladonia CDP
177th$162.23Average 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 PowerBUNDLED16.21181.8317,864,5712,896,145,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.02144.89378,275.5749,247,963.97

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Hurtsboro, AL Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.74 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Hurtsboro, which is 0.12% higher than the state's average rate of 14.72 cents. This makes the city 208th out of 593 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. 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 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting around 133.1 minutes each. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.27 outages per year and 137.24 minutes each outage.

Approximately 5,535.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 37th worst polluter in the state out of 593 cities. With total emissions of 2,374,668.2 kilograms, the city ranks 441st 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 7,347.87 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 March and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.160/kWh$0.085/kWh$230.30/mo.$87.13/mo.
208th14.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hurtsboro
203rd$163.38Average 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 PowerBUNDLED16.21181.8317,864,5712,896,145,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.02144.89378,275.5749,247,963.97

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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 751,943290,773,424.41386.7

Russell County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 6,349.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 11th highest polluter in the state out of 67 counties. Total emissions in the county are 372,660,069.94 kilograms, which is the 20th worst total amount of pollution for all counties in Alabama. Electricity generating facilities in the county mainly use Black Liquour, which accounts for 37.16% (or 279,446.07 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 34.98% of electricity generation and Natural Gas makes up 27.72% of total production in the county. There is one electricity plant in Russell County.

BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
37.16%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
34.98%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
27.72%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.14%

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Russell County averages out to about 4.17% 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 4.38%, Russell County is ranked as the 9th 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 Power50,061
2Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative6,014

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-06