Washington County, Alabama Electric Profile

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Washington County produces 314,886.57 megawatt hours from coal per year. That is 19.29 megawatt hours per person in the county and makes Washington County the 136th highest ranked county out of 3220 counties in the country for electricity generation from coal per capita.

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The use of natural gas in Washington County yields a total of 1,080,306.83 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 288th in the country out of 3220 counties.

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Electricity production plants in Washington County have seen a 42.72% decline in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production in the last year, a step in the right direction.

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Averaging generation of 85.61 megawatt hours per resident per year, Washington County is 358th out of 3220 counties in the United States in production per capita.

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Washington County uses non-renewable sources to produce 85.61 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 194th highest county in the United States for non-renewable generation per capita.

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With 314,886.57 megawatt hours generated using coal, Washington County ranks 202nd in the US out of 3220 counties for coal power electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    283,688 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.38 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,397,638 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,397,638 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    85.61 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    157,822,857 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,666.96 kg

Chatom, AL Electric Overview

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Chatom's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.74 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this rate is lower than both the state and the United States average rates of 12.97 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With 354 residential customers, Alabama Power is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in the city experience 1.03 power outages each 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.

Chatom 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 7,238,015.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chatom

Chatom residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.105/kWh$198.35/mo.$106.05/mo.
215th12.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chatom
127th$139.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chatom Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chatom, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Clarke-Washington EMCBUNDLED12.93122.31No DataIcon representing missing value.211,10227,305,000
Singing River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.28135.66No DataIcon representing missing value.4,736534,354

Leroy CDP, AL Electric Overview

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On average, Leroy CDP's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 12.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.82% below the state's average rate of 12.97 cents and 5.29% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. Leroy CDP is the 322nd largest city in Alabama, with a population of 964. The electricity grid in the city is faced with an average of 1.03 outages per customer per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes per outage. The countrywide averages of these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes a outage.

Leroy CDP 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 5,838,867.47 kilograms, which is the 320th worst total amount of pollution for any city in Alabama. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Leroy CDP

Leroy CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.105/kWh$198.35/mo.$106.05/mo.
211th12.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Leroy CDP
131st$139.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Leroy CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Leroy CDP, Alabama

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Alabama PowerBUNDLED14.00160.22No DataIcon representing missing value.17,818,7242,494,336,000
Clarke-Washington EMCBUNDLED12.93122.31No DataIcon representing missing value.211,10227,305,000
Singing River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.28135.66No DataIcon representing missing value.4,736534,354

Millry, AL Electric Overview

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Millry's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 12.36 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.72% less than Alabama's average price of 12.97 cents and 8.09% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Consumers in Millry deal with 1.03 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. Alabama Power sells 8,458.43 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than all other electricity suppliers.

Around 6,056.92 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 14th highest polluter in Alabama out of 586 cities. With total emissions of 4,221,670.78 kilograms, the city ranks 373rd worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Millry must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Millry

Millry residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.105/kWh$198.35/mo.$106.05/mo.
143rd12.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Millry
124th$138.86Average residential monthly electricity bill for Millry Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Millry, 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
Clarke-Washington EMCBUNDLED12.93122.31No DataIcon representing missing value.211,10227,305,000
Singing River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.28135.66No DataIcon representing missing value.4,736534,354

Energy Production in Washington County, Alabama

Power Plants in Washington County, Alabama

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Washington County Cogeneration FacilityAlabama Power (100.00%)
Washington County AL Natural Gas 710,373166,941,086.2235No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
McIntosh AL Natural Gas 369,974222,881,124.59602.42No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Washington County AL Coal 317,291387,718,519.341,221.97YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.

Washington County, Alabama Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Washington County averages 9,666.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. This adds up to total emissions of 157,822,856.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 36th highest for total emissions in Alabama. The county has 3 electricity producing plants, which is 5th highest in the state. When considering electricity generation, Washington County's main fuel is Natural Gas, accounting for 1,080,306.83 megawatt hours, or 77.30% of production in the county. Coal (22.53%) is also used in electricity generation, as well as Distillate Fuel Oil (0.17%).

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
77.30%
COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
22.53%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.17%

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Washington County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.73% of electricity produced. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Alabama average is 4.12%, resulting in a rank of 1839th best in the nation and a state rank of 51st best out of 3220 and 67 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Washington County:

  • Chatom, Alabama:
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 33.33%
    • Alabama Power: 33.33%
  • McIntosh, Alabama:
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 33.33%
    • Alabama Power: 33.33%
  • Millry, Alabama:
    • Singing River Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Clarke-Washington EMC: 12.72%
    • Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation: 20.62%
    • Alabama Power: 33.33%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Washington County, Alabama?

The largest electricity company in Washington County, Alabama by total revenue is Alabama Power.

How many power plants are located within Washington County, Alabama?

There are 3 active electricity plants located in Washington County, Alabama

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

Washington County, Alabama is home to 4 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Washington County, Alabama?

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1Alabama Power35,936
2Clarke-Washington EMC8,796
3Black Warrior Electric Membership Corporation309
4Singing River Electric Cooperative159

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16