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Bibb County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Bibb County generates 26,517.74 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 638th out of 3230 counties in the country for total natural gas production.

Electric generation facilities in Bibb County saw a 19.26% rise in the use of non-renewable fuel types in the last 12 months, which is an unfortunate circumstance.

Bibb County produces 7.52% of their electricity from non-renewable fuels. This equates to 0.17 megawatt hours per resident and ranks Bibb County as the 23rd highest county in Georgia out of 159 counties for non-renewable generation per capita per year.

During the course of the past 12 months, Bibb County experienced a 2.72% decline in CO2 emissions per capita.

Bibb County is the 42 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 159 counties in Georgia, with a population of 156,197 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 359,311.47.

Bibb County ranks 16th out of 159 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population using 2,050,613.18 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,050,613 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    359,311 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    332,286 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    27,026 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    734,664,286 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,703.45 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Macon-Bibb County

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Macon-Bibb County Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.57¢ per kWh

  • 5.85% higher than last month
  • 6.93% higher than April last year
  • 3.33% higher than the Georgia average
  • 13.87% lower than the US average
  • 635th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since April last year
  • 14,324th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,351 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,857 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.52¢ per kWh

  • 0.54% higher than last month
  • 3.81% lower than April last year
  • 6.23% higher than the Georgia average
  • 9.96% lower than the US average
  • 354th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 15,417th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 702 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,326 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$115.83 per month

  • 4.9% higher than last month
  • 10.33% higher than April last year
  • 2.65% higher than the Georgia average
  • 2.73% higher than the US average
  • 618th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 30 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 27 since April last year
  • 20,272nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 7,177 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,288 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$150.04 per month

  • 0.61% higher than last month
  • 6.54% lower than April last year
  • 3.25% higher than the Georgia average
  • 10.26% higher than the US average
  • 616th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since April last year
  • 22,364th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 532 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,551 since April last year

Macon-Bibb County, GA Electricity Overview

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Residents living in Macon-Bibb County are paying an average residential electricity rate of 14.52 cents per kilowatt hour, ranking the city at 354th out of 675 cities in the state. Production from renewable resources totals 2.13 megawatt hours generated per resident. Power facilities in the city produce, on average, 0.17 megawatt hours per capita from non-renewable fuel types.

Electricity consumption in Macon-Bibb County results in the release of 734,664,285.65 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is the 4th largest emissions amount in the state out of 675 cities. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 4,703.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 4th ranked city in Georgia for CO2 pollution emitted per capita. Black Liquour is the fuel of choice in Macon-Bibb County, with 46.88% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. Secondary fuels used during electricity generation include Wood/Wood Waste Solids at 44.53% and Natural Gas at 7.38% of production. Macon-Bibb County has one electricity plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Macon-Bibb County

Macon-Bibb County residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.084/kWh$271.69/mo.$83.78/mo.
354th14.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Macon-Bibb County
616th$150.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Macon-Bibb County Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Macon-Bibb County, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Georgia EMCBUNDLED11.66145.83871,737.09101,601,851.56
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.62144.428,447,190.824,159,793,258
Southern Rivers EnergyBUNDLED14.66180.81290,579.0342,608,163.04

Zips with electric coverage in Macon-Bibb County, Georgia include: 31210, 31204, 31206, 31216, 31217, 31220, 31211, 31052, 31201, 31207, 31020 and 2 other zip code(s).

Electricity Production in Bibb County, Georgia

Power Plants in Bibb County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Riverwood International Macon MillRiverwood Intl USA Inc (100.00%)
Macon-Bibb County GA Black Liquour 359,311.47158,082,982.42439.96

Bibb County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Bibb County results in the release of 734,664,285.65 kilograms of CO2 pollution, which is 456th largest emissions amount in the United States out of 3230 counties and 15th highest in Georgia out of 159 counties. More importantly, the county averages 4,703.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's pollution levels. The county has one electricity generation plant within its borders. Bibb County's fuel of choice is Black Liquour, with 46.88% of electricity generation coming from the fuel. Adding Black Liquour totals to Wood/Wood Waste Solids (44.53%) and Natural Gas (7.38%), these three fuels account for 98.79% county's electricity production.

BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
46.88%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
44.53%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
7.38%
SLUDGE WASTE
Sludge Waste
1.07%
WASTE/OTHER OIL
Waste/other Oil
0.14%

Bibb County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Bibb County selling electricity. Of those 3, 66.67% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state of Georgia has pretty good state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Bibb County is 3.68%. This includes data from 3 providers, including Georgia Power, Southern Rivers Energy, and Central Georgia EMC. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% while the Georgia average is 3.69%, resulting in a rank of 671st best in the United States and a state rank of 39th best out of 3230 and 159 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Bibb County, Georgia

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Bibb County, Georgia?

The largest electricity supplier in Bibb County, Georgia by total revenue is Georgia Power.

How many power plants are within Bibb County, Georgia?

There is one active electricity plant located in Bibb County, Georgia

How many electric companies offer service in Bibb County, Georgia?

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Bibb County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Bibb County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power12,406
2Southern Rivers Energy1,051
3Central Georgia EMC209

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-17