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Burke County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Burke County is the 151st worst polluting county in Georgia when considering emissions per person. The county emits 1.02 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

Burke County residents are faced with an average residential monthly electricity expense of $148.22, which is 1.35% higher than the state average bill of $146.25 and 7.39% higher than the nationwide average bill of $138.02.

Burke County is the 12th highest county in the US for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 997.99 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable sources.

Burke County is 195th in the country out of 3230 counties in solar power production, with 177,954 megawatt hours generated from solar power.

Burke County released 24,813.87 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which makes them the 151st highest polluting county out of 159 counties in the state.

Over 0.73% of Burke County's electricity generation comes from renewable fuels, ranking Burke County at 807th in the United States for sustainable electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    315,987 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.04 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    24,360,326 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    177,954 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    24,182,372 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1,005.34 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    24,814 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1.02 kg

Recent Energy News in Waynesboro

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Waynesboro Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Electricity Rate for January, 2024

12.82¢ per kWh

  • 3.38% lower than last month
  • 0.38% higher than January last year
  • 1.21% higher than the Georgia average
  • 17.91% lower than the US average
  • 657th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 56 since January last year
  • 9,640th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 716 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 554 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Rate

14.48¢ per kWh

  • 0.03% higher than last month
  • 3.6% lower than January last year
  • 1.05% higher than the Georgia average
  • 14.7% lower than the US average
  • 657th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 11,702nd in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 462 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,508 since January last year

Average Residential Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$159.67 per month

  • 13.56% higher than last month
  • 21.03% higher than January last year
  • 0.13% higher than the Georgia average
  • 5.77% higher than the US average
  • 650th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 56 since January last year
  • 16,208th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 170 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 6,121 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bill

$143.27 per month

  • 1.64% higher than last month
  • 7.73% lower than January last year
  • 0.36% higher than the Georgia average
  • 7.99% higher than the US average
  • 657th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 18,994th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 994 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,639 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

11.96¢ per kWh

  • 7.8% higher than last month
  • 8.55% higher than January last year
  • 0.32% higher than the Georgia average
  • 10.35% lower than the US average
  • 650th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 56 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 56 since January last year
  • 13,222nd in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,796 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,125 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Rate

11.1¢ per kWh

  • 0.71% higher than last month
  • 11.14% lower than January last year
  • 0.22% lower than the Georgia average
  • 21.59% lower than the US average
  • 594th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 56 since January last year
  • 8,839th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 798 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,022 since January last year

Average Commercial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$1,006.35 per month

  • 16.32% higher than last month
  • 20.12% higher than January last year
  • 2.43% higher than the Georgia average
  • 38.25% lower than the US average
  • 657th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 24,122nd in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 876 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,013 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Bill

$912.65 per month

  • 1.56% higher than last month
  • 11.58% lower than January last year
  • 2.1% higher than the Georgia average
  • 44.24% lower than the US average
  • 657th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 22,665th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 36 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,615 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Rate for January, 2024

8.01¢ per kWh

  • 37.37% higher than last month
  • 24.52% higher than January last year
  • 0.59% higher than the Georgia average
  • 18.49% lower than the US average
  • 639th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 56 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 56 since January last year
  • 13,247th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,386 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 8,262 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Rate

6.64¢ per kWh

  • 2.02% higher than last month
  • 27.58% lower than January last year
  • 0.52% lower than the Georgia average
  • 35.07% lower than the US average
  • 583rd in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 74 since January last year
  • 4,406th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 582 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 10,574 since January last year

Average Industrial Electricity Bill for January, 2024

$14,168.36 per month

  • 41.6% higher than last month
  • 28.55% higher than January last year
  • 2.78% lower than the Georgia average
  • 57.97% lower than the US average
  • 576th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since January last year
  • 15,372nd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,595 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,177 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Bill

$12,261.49 per month

  • 2.19% higher than last month
  • 28.61% lower than January last year
  • 4.13% lower than the Georgia average
  • 64.16% lower than the US average
  • 576th in the state out of 657 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 18 since January last year
  • 13,859th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 58 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,082 since January last year

Waynesboro Electricity Production and Emission Data

Average Electricity Production from All Fuel Types for January, 2024

5,508 MWh

  • 56.97% higher than last month
  • Was nothing January last year
  • 65.21% higher than the Georgia average
  • 80.28% lower than the US average
  • 9th in the state out of 53 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 44 since January last year
  • 456th in the US out of 2,734 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 17 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,250 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Production from All

693.62 MWh

  • 156.97% higher than last month
  • Was nothing January last year
  • 76.57% lower than the Georgia average
  • 97.32% lower than the US average
  • 14th in the state out of 53 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 38 since January last year
  • 603rd in the US out of 2,734 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 291 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,059 since January last year

Average Electricity Production from Solar Fuel Types for January, 2024

5,508 MWh

  • 56.97% higher than last month
  • Was nothing January last year
  • 99.02% higher than the Georgia average
  • 233.61% higher than the US average
  • 7th in the state out of 36 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 29 since January last year
  • 93rd in the US out of 1,204 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 13 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,111 since January last year

12 Month Rolling Average Production from Solar

693.62 MWh

  • 156.97% higher than last month
  • Was nothing January last year
  • 71.53% lower than the Georgia average
  • 59.19% lower than the US average
  • 10th in the state out of 36 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 26 since January last year
  • 142nd in the US out of 1,204 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 22 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,062 since January last year

Waynesboro, GA Electricity Overview

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Waynesboro has an average residential electricity rate of 14.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.79% more than the average state rate of 13.66 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. Generation from renewable fuel types totals 1.57 megawatt hours generated per person, which ranks the city 25th in the state out of 675 cities. Consumers in Waynesboro deal with 1 electrical outages per year with outages lasting an average of 133.1 minutes.

Emissions in Waynesboro average 3,972.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 648th worst polluting city out of 675 cities in Georgia based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Waynesboro from electricity use is 22,823,318.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 161st highest amount in Georgia. Solar is the primary fuel type in Waynesboro, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Waynesboro is home to one electricity plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Waynesboro

Waynesboro residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.081/kWh$266.98/mo.$78.37/mo.
344th14.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Waynesboro
515th$150.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Waynesboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Waynesboro, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.59143.3128,176,767.134,111,871,490
Planters Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED13.50157.31225,87230,491,100

Sardis, GA Electricity Overview

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Sardis has an average residential electricity rate of 14.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.79% more than the average state rate of 13.66 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. Sardis has the 390th largest population in the state, with 995 residents . The average residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $150.31 per month.

Emissions in Sardis average 4,516.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 13th worst polluting city out of 675 cities in Georgia based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Sardis from electricity use is 4,493,717.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 387th highest amount in Georgia. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 12,975.41 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sardis

Sardis residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.081/kWh$266.98/mo.$78.37/mo.
344th14.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sardis
515th$150.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sardis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sardis, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.59143.3128,176,767.134,111,871,490
Planters Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED13.50157.31225,87230,491,100

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Keysville, GA Electricity Overview

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Keysville has an average residential electricity rate of 14.57 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.64% more than the average state rate of 13.66 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for residents of the city. Georgia Power sells an estimated 1,582.38 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than any other supplier. With a population of 320 citizens, the city is the 554th largest city by population in Georgia.

Emissions in Keysville average 4,516.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, making them the 145th worst polluting city out of 675 cities in Georgia based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of Keysville from electricity use is 1,445,215.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 549th highest amount in Georgia. The city has no electricity production plants within its borders, meaning the companies that service the city must import all of the 4,172.99 megawatt hours that citizens here consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Keysville

Keysville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.081/kWh$266.98/mo.$78.37/mo.
475th14.57¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Keysville
164th$143.29Average residential monthly electricity bill for Keysville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Keysville, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.59143.3128,176,767.134,111,871,490
Jefferson Energy CooperativeBUNDLED12.62141.92459,67858,000,000

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Electricity Production in Burke County, Georgia

Power Plants in Burke County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Burke County GA Nuclear 24,167,700
White Oak Solar, LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Burke County GA Solar 149,129
Burke County GA Distillate Fuel Oil 14,6721,912,971.23130.38
Hobnail SolarHobnail Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Hephzibah GA Solar 10,606
Bird Dog SolarBird Dog Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Waynesboro GA Solar 9,017
Waynesboro Community SolarGeorgia Power (100.00%)
Burke County GA Solar 4,604
Shawnee - GAWestbound Solar LLC (100.00%)
Burke County GA Solar 4,598

Burke County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Burke County citizens average 1.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which is sufficient to rank them 151st highest in the state out of 159 in this category. A total of 24,813.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. Over 99.21% of electricity in Burke County comes from generation using Nuclear. When combined with Solar (0.73%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.06%), the three fuel types make up 100.00% of the production in the county. Burke County has the 393rd most power plants of any county in the nation, with 7 total power plants.

NUCLEAR
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Nuclear
Nuclear
Nuclear
99.21%
SOLAR
Solar
0.73%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.06%

Burke County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Burke County selling electricity. Of those 3, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. 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 electricity providers in Burke County is 4.39%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including Georgia Power, Planters Electric Membership Corporation, and Jefferson Energy Cooperative. The United States average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Burke County a rank of 1281st best in the US out of 3230 counties.

Providers In Each City in Burke County:

  • Girard, Georgia:
    • Planters Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Keysville, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 98.97%
    • Jefferson Energy Cooperative: 1.03%
  • Sardis, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Planters Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%
  • Vidette, Georgia:
    • Jefferson Energy Cooperative: 45.19%
    • Georgia Power: 54.81%
  • Waynesboro, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Planters Electric Membership Corporation: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Georgia Power is the largest electricity company in Burke County, Georgia.

How many power plants are within Burke County, Georgia?

Burke County, Georgia has 7 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

There are 3 electricity companies operating in Burke County, Georgia.

Which electricity companies offer service in Burke County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power39,472
2Planters Electric Membership Corporation5,933
3Jefferson Energy Cooperative4,267

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-04-02