Bulloch County, Georgia Electric Profile

Bulloch County emits 4,887.28 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the state average of 4,917.71.

Citizens of the county are faced with an average of 1.03 power outages each year, with an average of 154.26 minutes per outage.

Bulloch County is 67th in Georgia rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 2,850 megawatt hours produced from renewable fuel types.

Bulloch County has seen an increase in electricity generation from solar energy of roughly 100.00% year over year.

Bulloch County produces 0.28% of their required electricity and must purchase the additional 99.72% from neighboring counties.

At an average residential rate of 11.63 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Bulloch County enjoy a 13.56% discount from the national average rate.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,024,004 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,850 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,850 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.04 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    389,066,749 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,887.28 kg

Statesboro, GA Electric Overview

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Statesboro's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.54 cents per kilowatt hour . This is below both the Georgia and the United States average rates of 12.22 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The city has an average of 1.03 electrical outages per customer per year. These outages go on for an average of 154.26 minutes. In contrast, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes each outage. Selling 21,277.48 megawatt hours a year, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Around 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen are emitted in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the 14th highest polluter in Georgia out of 625 cities. This comes to a total pollution amount of 154,354,546.32 kilograms. The residents of Statesboro must rely on electricity from outside city limits because there are no power producing plants in the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Statesboro

Statesboro 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.
10th11.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Statesboro
136th$127.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Statesboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Statesboro, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED10.31125.11319,10632,887,000
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699

Zips with electric coverage in Statesboro, Georgia include: 30458, 30461, 30460

Brooklet, GA Electric Overview

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Brooklet's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.54 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.57% below Georgia's average price of 12.22 cents and 14.24% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The power grid in the city experiences an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting around 154.26 minutes per outage. The national averages of these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes a outage. Solar power usage for electricity generation in the city has increased by 2,850 megawatt hours each year within the last 12 months, which is a 100.00% increase from the preceding year.

Electricity use in Brooklet creates 7,083,967.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 315th most of any city in Georgia. Averaging 4,249.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 608th highest in Georgia for emissions per capita. The top fuel type used in Brooklet is Solar, making up 100.00% of the fuel used in the city for electricity production. Brooklet is home to one electricity producing plant, which is 17th most in Georgia and 12th most when counting plants per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Brooklet

Brooklet 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.
10th11.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Brooklet
136th$127.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Brooklet Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Brooklet, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED10.31125.11319,10632,887,000
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699

Portal, GA Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.54 cents per kilowatt hour for Portal, which is 5.57% less than Georgia's average price of 12.22 cents. This means the city is 10th out of 625 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With 92 residential customers, Georgia Power is the largest vendor in the city. Portal is the 416th largest city in the state, with a population of 676.

Portal has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 3,313,023.44 kilograms, which is 412th highest in the state out of 625 cities. The city averages 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 14th highest city in Georgia in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Portal

Portal 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.
10th11.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Portal
136th$127.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Portal Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Portal, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED10.31125.11319,10632,887,000
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699

Energy Production in Bulloch County, Georgia

Power Plants in Bulloch County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bulloch Neville FarmsBulloch County GA S1, LLC (100.00%)
Brooklet GA Solar 2,850

Bulloch County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Bulloch County’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 389,066,749 kilograms, which is the 755th most of any county in the US. This total results in 4,887.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, so the county ranks 1597th worst in the nation for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. The county has one power plant, which is 1432nd most in the country. Bulloch County's primary fuel type is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from this fuel type.

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Bulloch County, Georgia Net Metering

Approximately 33.33% of the electricity providers in Bulloch County offer net metering to their customers. The state of Georgia has decent state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 electricity providers who report energy loss. The average energy loss amount for these 3 providers is 4.72%. The United States average is 2.76%, meaning Bulloch County ranks 1821st best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Bulloch County:

  • Brooklet, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Portal, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Register, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Statesboro, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Bulloch County, Georgia by total revenue is Georgia Power.

How many power plants are within Bulloch County, Georgia?

Bulloch County, Georgia is home to one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Bulloch County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Georgia Power30,821
2Electric Membership Corporation12,303
3Planters Electric Membership Corporation347

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

There are 3 electricity providers operating in Bulloch County, Georgia.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-25