Charlton County, Georgia Electric Profile

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The largest electricity supplier in Charlton County by number of customers is Georgia Power.

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With a population of 13,392 residents, Charlton County is the 2267th most populated county in the US.

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Residents of Charlton County deal with an average of 1.03 power outages each year, with an average of 120.4 minutes per outage.

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Charlton County is home to over 13,392 citizens and produces 4,403 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 0.33 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Charlton County 372nd in the country out of 3220 counties for solar megawatt hours generated per person.

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Charlton County had a 2.46% increase in CO2 emissions per capita in the last year.

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With a state average residential electricity bill of $133.76, Charlton County consumers pay about 3.04% more than other consumers per month for electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    172,262 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,403 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,403 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.33 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    63,955,578 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,775.66 kg

Folkston, GA Electric Overview

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On average, Folkston's residents purchase residential average priceelectricity for 12.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.66% above the average state price of 12.22 cents and 5.86% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. There has been a 100.00% increase in the use of renewable fuel types (such as solar, wind or hydro power) in Folkston during the past year. It's great to see these fuel types slowly replace fossil fuels such as coal and natural gas. There has been a 100.00% increase in solar use in the city during the course of the last 12 months.

Releasing 22,385,954.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Folkston is the 170th worst out of 625 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. The city also ranks 601st highest in Georgia in pollution per resident, averaging 4,559.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the city. The city has the 17th highest power producing plant of any city in Georgia, with one total plant. This translates to the 24th most plants per person in the state. For electricity generation purposes, Folkston's primary fuel source is Solar, accounting for 4,403 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of production in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Folkston

Folkston 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.
305th12.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Folkston
520th$138.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Folkston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Folkston, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Okefenoke Rural ElectricBUNDLED12.56146.39No DataIcon representing missing value.350,34643,999,900

Homeland, GA Electric Overview

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Homeland has an average residential electricity rate of 12.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.66% more than the state's average rate of 12.22 cents. Customers in Homeland deal with 1.03 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $138.38 per month, while the national average is $120.24. Patrons in Homeland pay 15.09% more compared to the rest of the country.

Electricity consumption in Homeland creates 5,023,445.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 362nd most of any city in Georgia. Additionally, the city ranks 406th worst in Georgia in pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not generate electricity in the city limits, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of electricity plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Homeland

Homeland 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.
305th12.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Homeland
520th$138.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Homeland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Homeland, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Okefenoke Rural ElectricBUNDLED12.56146.39No DataIcon representing missing value.350,34643,999,900

Energy Production in Charlton County, Georgia

Power Plants in Charlton County, Georgia

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Fountain FolkstonWestbound Solar LLC (100.00%)
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Charlton County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Charlton County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Solar. The county produces 100.00% of the total generation in the county from this fuel source. Electricity consumption in the county creates 63,955,577.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2117th most of any county in the United States. Additionally, the county ranks 1633rd highest in the US for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 4,775.66 kilograms of emissions per person. Charlton County has one electricity producing plant in the county. This is the 1432nd highest number of power plants within a county and the 977th highest number of power plants per person, out of 3220 counties, in the US.

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Charlton County, Georgia Net Metering

Charlton County has 2 out of 3 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Georgia has pretty good state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Charlton County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 4.33% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Charlton County a rank of 1471st best in the US out of 3220.

Power Companies in Charlton County, Georgia

FAQ

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

By total customer count, Georgia Power is the largest electricity supplier in Charlton County, Georgia.

Which electricity companies offer service in Charlton County, Georgia?

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1Georgia Power34,427
2Okefenoke Rural Electric8,014
3Slash Pine Electric663

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

Charlton County, Georgia is home to 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

How many power plants are located in Charlton County, Georgia?

There is one power plant in Charlton County, Georgia

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16