Walker County, Alabama Electric Profile

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Walker County has seen a 4.21% drop over the course of the past year in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation.

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Walker County is the 24th highest producer of electricity of all 67 counties in the state, producing 392,983 megawatt hours.

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Walker County generates 6.19 megawatt hours per capita a year, making it the 1045th highest county out of 3220 counties in the nation for production per capita.

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Residents of Walker County are paying, on average, 4.07% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the nationwide average rate, at 14.00 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Renewable electricity fuel sources account for 100.00%, or 392,983 megawatt hours, of Walker County’s total energy generation.

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Walker County generates 392,983 megawatt hours from hydroelectric sources in the previous year, which gives them a rank of 8th highest in the state out of 67 counties for total hydroelectric production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,103,771 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    392,983 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    392,983 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.19 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    247,759,333 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,900.43 kg

Jasper, AL Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Jasper are paying a residential electricity rate of 14.00 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly for the residents, this rate is more than both the Alabama and the United States average rates of 12.97 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Jasper average is 33.25% higher at $160.22 per month. The city has an average of 1.03 electrical outages per consumer a year. These outages go on for an average of 120.4 minutes. In comparison, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes an outage.

The 237,171.5 megawatt hours of electricity used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities within the city limits. The city is the 52nd worst ranked city in the state out of 586 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 82,670,852.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the city’s emissions reality, is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 14th highest polluting city in Alabama for CO2 pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jasper

Jasper 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.
411th14.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jasper
407th$160.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jasper Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jasper, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000

Zips with electric coverage in Jasper, Alabama include: 35504, 35501, 35503

Sumiton, AL Electric Overview

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Sumiton's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 14.00 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly for the inhabitants, this rate is above both the state and the United States average rates of 12.97 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average monthly residential power bill for a resident in the city is $160.22 per month, while the Alabama average is $151.45. Customers in the city pay 5.79% more compared to other citizens in Alabama. Alabama Power is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers.

Sumiton emits 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 356th worst polluting city out of 586 cities in the state. A total of 14,972,697.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sumiton

Sumiton 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.
411th14.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sumiton
407th$160.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sumiton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sumiton, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000

Cordova, AL Electric Overview

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On average, Cordova's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 14.00 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.89% above the state's average rate of 12.97 cents and 4.07% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. The Alabama average monthly residential electricity bill is $151.45, while the Cordova average is 5.79% higher at $160.22 per month. This is the 407th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state. With 201 total residential customers, Alabama Power is the largest vendor in the city.

Cordova emits 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 14th highest polluting city out of 586 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 12,150,174.43 kilograms, which is the 214th worst total amount of pollution for any city in Alabama. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cordova

Cordova 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.
411th14.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cordova
407th$160.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cordova Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cordova, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000

Energy Production in Walker County, Alabama

Power Plants in Walker County, Alabama

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Walker County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For every resident in the county there are 3,900.43 kilograms of CO2 pollution from electricity consumption. This ranks them 57th worst in the state out of 67 counties for pollution from electricity consumption per capita. With total emissions of 247,759,332.92 kilograms, the county ranks 28th worst in Alabama and 1063rd in the nation for total emissions from electricity use. The county is home to one electricity producing plant, which is 1432nd most in the country and 1819th most when considering plants per person. Walker County's power plants mainly use Conventional Hydroelectric, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county.

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Walker County, Alabama Net Metering

At the state level, Alabama is known for bad net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Walker County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 4.20% of their energy lost per year. With a state average energy loss of 4.12%, Walker County is the 15th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Walker County, Alabama

Providers In Each City in Walker County:

  • Carbon Hill, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Cordova, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Jasper, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Kansas, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Nauvoo, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Oakman, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Parrish, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Sipsey, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%
  • Sumiton, Alabama:
    • Alabama Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Walker County, Alabama?

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1Alabama Power27,294

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Walker County, Alabama?

By total revenue, Alabama Power is the largest electricity provider in Walker County, Alabama.

How many power plants are within Walker County, Alabama?

There is one active electricity plant in Walker County, Alabama

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