Leon County, Florida Electric Profile

Leon County is home to 293,582 citizens and its power generation plants generate 1,726,096 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a production per capita average of 5.88 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Residents of Leon County are paying, on average, 1.27% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average price, at 13.28 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

The burning of non-renewable fuel sources in electricity production in Leon County has been curtailed by 13.26% over the course of the previous 12 months.

Leon County is 305th in the United States out of 3220 counties in megawatt hours generated by solar power.

Leon County has seen year over year increase of 2.47% for electricity production from solar power.

Leon County has a population of 293,582 citizens.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,286,937 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.2 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,726,096 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    270,691 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,455,405 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.88 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,255,382,700 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,276.09 kg

Tallahassee, FL Electric Overview

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Tallahassee's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.62 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is more than the Florida average rate of 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour it is below the national average of 13.45 cents. The city has encouraged a 44.35% decrease in fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel usage for electric generation. Tallahassee Utilities is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emitting 851,271,851.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, Tallahassee is the 10th highest out of 920 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,450.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. The city has 2 electricity generation plants within its borders. This is the 11th most plants in a single city and the 47th highest number of plants per resident, out of 920 cities, in the state. Tallahassee has around 76.21% of its electricity generated by Solar.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tallahassee

Tallahassee residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.111/kWh$195.89/mo.$95.09/mo.
630th12.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tallahassee
388th$127.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tallahassee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tallahassee, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.3421,420,1342,919,734,774
Tallahassee UtilitiesBUNDLED11.12100.6412,1791,148,933127,812,000
Talquin ElectricBUNDLED13.35149.51694,63292,720,700

Zips with electric coverage in Tallahassee, Florida include: 32304, 32303, 32312, 32309, 32301, 32311, 32308, 32305, 32310, 32317, 32399

Woodville CDP, FL Electric Overview

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Woodville CDP averages a residential electricity rate of 13.61 cents per kilowatt hour paid by customers within the city borders , which is higher than both the Florida and the US average rates of 11.82 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $145.59 per month, while the US average is $120.24. Consumers in Woodville CDP pay a 21.09% higher bill compared to other residents in the nation. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Duke Energy Florida.

Emissions in Woodville CDP average 4,528.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them as the 352nd highest polluting city out of 920 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. Total emissions in the city are 12,470,244.58 kilograms, which is the 595th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Florida. The residents of Woodville CDP have to use power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity plants inthe city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Woodville CDP

Woodville CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.111/kWh$195.89/mo.$95.09/mo.
731st13.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Woodville CDP
803rd$145.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Woodville CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Woodville CDP, Florida

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Duke Energy FloridaBUNDLED13.63145.3421,420,1342,919,734,774
Talquin ElectricBUNDLED13.35149.51694,63292,720,700

Energy Production in Leon County, Florida

Power Plants in Leon County, Florida

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Leon County FL Natural Gas 1,443,226618,269,090428.39Yes
Leon County FL Conventional Hydroelectric 231,680
CoTAL Solar FarmFL Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Tallahassee FL Solar 39,011
Tallahassee FL Natural Gas 12,1795,854,375.1480.69

Leon County, Florida Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 4,276.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person are released in the county due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 1949th worst in the United States. This adds up to total emissions of 1,255,382,699.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 274th highest for total pollution in the nation. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Leon County, with 84.24% of electricity production coming from the fuel. Taken together with Conventional Hydroelectric (13.42%) and Solar (2.26%), the three fuel types make up 99.93% of the production. Leon County isp home to 4 electricity generation plants, which is 623rd highest in the country and 1860th highest when considering power plants per citizen.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
84.24%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
13.42%
SOLAR
Solar
2.26%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.07%

Leon County, Florida Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Leon County include Tallahassee Utilities, Duke Energy Florida, and Talquin Electric At the state level, Florida is known for pretty good net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Leon County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 electricity providers average an annual energy loss of 5.44% of electricity produced. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Florida average is 4.91%, resulting in a rank of 2332nd best in the country and a state rank of 40th best out of 3220 and 67 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Leon County, Florida

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Leon County, Florida?

Leon County, Florida has 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Leon County, Florida?

The largest electricity provider in Leon County, Florida by megawatt hours sold is Tallahassee Utilities.

Which electricity companies offer service in Leon County, Florida?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Tallahassee Utilities120,221
2Duke Energy Florida46,605
3Talquin Electric12,547

How many power plants are located in Leon County, Florida?

There are 4 active power plants located in Leon County, Florida

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-30