Russell County, Alabama Electric Profile

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Russell County’s average residential electricity rate is 12.89 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.14% less than the nationwide average rate of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Customers in Russell County deal with 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 an outage.

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Russell County has accomplished a 13.53% decrease in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation over the course of the past 12 months.

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Emitting 384,943,120.86 kilograms of CO2 gases, Russell County has the 765th highest pollution level from electricity consumption of any county in the US.

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Russell County ranks 22nd out of 67 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its citizens consuming over 1,000,000 megawatt hours.

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As the 596th highest county in the US for non-renewable production per capita, Russell County produces 3.3 megawatt hours per person per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,007,158 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    771,317 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    580,172 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    191,145 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    13.31 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    384,943,121 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,641.42 kg

Phenix City, AL Electric Overview

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Phenix City's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.81 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.29% less than the average state rate of 12.97 cents and 4.78% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Alabama Power is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Customers in the city deal with 1.03 power outages per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Around 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 14th highest polluter in Alabama out of 586 cities. A total of 221,174,361.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 12th worst in Alabama for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Phenix City must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Phenix City

Phenix City 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.
220th12.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Phenix City
220th$144.62Average residential monthly electricity bill for Phenix City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Phenix City, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Opelika PowerBUNDLED11.66118.51No DataIcon representing missing value.138,65616,163,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.78132.8No DataIcon representing missing value.367,54543,305,000

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

Ladonia CDP, AL Electric Overview

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On average, Ladonia CDP's residential electricity price is 12.89 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.65% below Alabama's average rate of 12.97 cents and 4.16% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Ladonia CDP deal with 1.03 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Alabama Power.

Electricity use in Ladonia CDP results in the release of 20,539,003.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 151st highest in the state out of 586 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 14th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ladonia CDP

Ladonia CDP 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.
243rd12.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ladonia CDP
251st$146.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ladonia CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ladonia CDP, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.78132.8No DataIcon representing missing value.367,54543,305,000

Hurtsboro, AL Electric Overview

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Hurtsboro's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.89 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 12.97 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With a population of 535 citizens, the city is the 412th most populous city in Alabama. Selling 1,167.19 megawatt hours a year, Alabama Power is the largest vendor in the city.

On average, Hurtsboro residents emit 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 14th highest polluting city out of 586 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 3,240,450.31 kilograms, the city ranks 410th worst in Alabama for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hurtsboro

Hurtsboro 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.
243rd12.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hurtsboro
251st$146.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hurtsboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hurtsboro, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Tallapoosa River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.78132.8No DataIcon representing missing value.367,54543,305,000

Energy Production in Russell County, Alabama

Power Plants in Russell County, Alabama

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Mead Coated BoardMead Coated Board Inc (100.00%)
Russell County AL Black Liquour 771,317302,736,100.32392.49No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Russell County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 16th highest ranked county out of 67 counties in Alabama, Russell County emits 384,943,120.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total equates to 6,641.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, so the county ranks 852nd worst in the United States for pollution per capita. Black Liquour makes up 39.71% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in Russell County. Secondary fuels used during electricity generation include Wood/Wood Waste Solids at 35.51% and Natural Gas at 24.78% of production. There is one power generation plant in Russell County, which is the 1432nd most power plants in a county in the nation and equates to the 1792nd highest amount of power plants per person.

BLACK LIQUOUR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
39.71%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
35.51%
NATURAL GAS
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
24.78%

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Russell County is about 3.91% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Russell County a rank of 7th best in Alabama out of 67.

Power Companies in Russell County, Alabama

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Alabama Power is the largest electricity provider in Russell County, Alabama.

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

Russell County, Alabama has 2 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

How many power plants are within Russell County, Alabama?

There is one active power plant in Russell County, Alabama

Which electricity companies offer service in Russell County, Alabama?

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1Alabama Power21,557
2Tallapoosa River Electric Cooperative5,650

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16