Brooks County, Georgia Electric Profile

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Brooks County is 549th in the national rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 335,976 megawatt hours generated from renewable sources.

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The nationwide average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of Brooks County benefit from an average rate that is 7.56% below that at 12.43 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Citizens in Brooks 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 each.

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Brooks County ranks 106th out of 159 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its population consuming over 100,000 megawatt hours.

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Brooks County had a 40.10% increase over the last year in the usage of renewable fuel types for electricity production.

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Brooks County emitted 0 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes it the 2960th worst polluting county out of 3220 counties in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    198,825 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    335,976 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    335,976 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    21.74 MWh

Quitman, GA Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Quitman is approximately 12.36 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is above the Georgia average rate of 12.22 cents per kilowatt hour it is lower than the United States average of 13.45 cents. With 182 total residential customers, Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in the city are faced with 1.03 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

The consumption of electricity in Quitman accounts for 18,349,052.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 199th highest in Georgia out of 625 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 406th worst in Georgia in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. They average 4,900.92 kilograms of emissions per citizen. All of the 48,159.37 megawatt hours used in the city must be imported from nearby cities or rural areas as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Quitman

Quitman residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
192nd12.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Quitman
39th$122.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Quitman Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Quitman, Georgia

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City of Quitman UtilitiesBUNDLED13.83112.08No DataIcon representing missing value.20,727.952,867,395.66
Colquitt Electric MembershipBUNDLED10.48124.23No DataIcon representing missing value.880,40392,307,200
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699

Morven, GA Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Morven home purchase electricity for, on average, 12.36 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.19% more than the average state rate of 12.22 cents. Georgia Power sells 2,396.96 megawatt hours in the city a year, which is more than any other electricity supplier. Morven is home to 557 citizens, resulting in it being the 445th largest city in the state.

Morven emits 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 14th worst polluting city out of 625 cities in the state. With total emissions of 2,729,813.69 kilograms, the city ranks 442nd worst in Georgia for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 7,164.74 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Morven

Morven residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
191st12.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Morven
38th$122.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Morven Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Morven, Georgia

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City of Quitman UtilitiesBUNDLED13.83112.08No DataIcon representing missing value.20,727.952,867,395.66
Colquitt Electric MembershipBUNDLED10.48124.23No DataIcon representing missing value.880,40392,307,200
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699

Energy Production in Brooks County, Georgia

Power Plants in Brooks County, Georgia

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Brooks County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Brooks County ranks 2960th worst in the nation for total pollution from electricity consumption. More telling of the county’s emissions reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 2960th highest county in the US for CO2 emissions per capita. The county is home to one electricity producing plant, which is the 49th highest number of power plants within a county in Georgia and the 41st highest number of power plants per person out of the state's 3220 counties. Brooks County's main fuel used for electricity production is Solar. They produce 335,976 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel.

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Brooks County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Brooks County providing electricity. Of those 4, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Brooks County is 5.34%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Georgia Power, Colquitt Electric Membership, and Grady EMC. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in Brooks County having a rank of 2290th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Brooks County, Georgia?

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1Georgia Power21,906
2Colquitt Electric Membership13,478
3City of Quitman Utilities2,635
4Grady EMC457

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Brooks County, Georgia?

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

How many power plants are within Brooks County, Georgia?

There is one power plant in Brooks County, Georgia

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

Brooks County, Georgia is home to 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16