Columbia County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Columbia County, Georgia Electricity Overview

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Columbia County experienced a 0.55% drop over the previous year.

Columbia County ranks 16th out of 159 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its citizens consuming over 2,000,000 megawatt hours.

Columbia County has recently seen a rise in electricity generation from solar power of roughly 19.64% year over year.

As the 1330th highest generator of electricity out of 3221 counties in the nation, Columbia County generates 93,794 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

Averaging generation of 0.6 megawatt hours per resident a year, Columbia County ranks 1518th out of 3221 counties in generation per capita in the United States.

As the 32nd highest producer of solar powered electricity in Georgia out of 159, Columbia County produces a total of 6,713 megawatt hours from solar.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,066,266 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    93,794 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    93,794 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.6 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    718,713,308 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,606.84 kg

Evans CDP, GA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.55 cents per kilowatt hour for Evans CDP, which is 8.52% more than the average Georgia rate of 13.41 cents. Selling an estimated 39,270.99 megawatt hours each year, Georgia Power is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Evans CDP average is 15.35% more at $149.79 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Evans CDP averages 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 166,667,401.51 kilograms, which is the 32nd highest total amount of pollution for a city in Georgia. All of the electricity sold in Evans CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Evans CDP

Evans CDP 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.
537th14.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Evans CDP
434th$149.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Evans CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Evans CDP, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064

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Martinez CDP, GA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.55 cents per kilowatt hour for Martinez CDP, which is 8.52% more than the average Georgia rate of 13.41 cents. Selling an estimated 21,612.51 megawatt hours each year, Georgia Power is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Martinez CDP average is 15.35% more at $149.79 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Martinez CDP averages 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 166,662,575.61 kilograms, which is the 33rd highest total amount of pollution for a city in Georgia. All of the electricity sold in Martinez CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Martinez CDP

Martinez CDP 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.
537th14.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Martinez CDP
434th$149.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Martinez CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Martinez CDP, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064

Grovetown, GA Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.51 cents per kilowatt hour for Grovetown, which is 8.22% more than the average Georgia rate of 13.41 cents. Selling an estimated 7,806.65 megawatt hours each year, Georgia Power is the largest supplier in the city. The US average monthly residential power bill is $129.86, while the Grovetown average is 15.18% more at $149.57 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Grovetown averages 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption. Total emissions in the city are 75,173,098.02 kilograms, which is the 80th highest total amount of pollution for a city in Georgia. All of the electricity sold in Grovetown has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grovetown

Grovetown 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.
521st14.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grovetown
429th$149.57Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grovetown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grovetown, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jefferson Energy CooperativeBUNDLED12.29137.24437,67953,787,000

Electricity Production in Columbia County, Georgia

Power Plants in Columbia County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Columbia County GA Conventional Hydroelectric 87,081
Columbia SubstationWestbound Solar LLC (100.00%)
Appling CDP GA Solar 4,002
Columbia BrysonWestbound Solar LLC (100.00%)
Columbia County GA Solar 2,711

Columbia County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Columbia County averages 4,606.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption, which ranks them 1777th worst in the country out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the county are 718,713,307.93 kilograms, which is the 474th highest total amount of pollution for a county in the nation. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 92.84% of the fuel used for electricity production in Columbia County. Columbia County has the 18th most electricity plants of any county in Georgia, with 3 total plants.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
92.84%
SOLAR
Solar
7.16%

Columbia County, Georgia Net Metering

Columbia County has 1 out of 2 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Many net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Georgia has above average regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Columbia County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 4.61% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.96%, resulting in a rank of 1548th best in the US and a state rank of 110th best out of 3221 and 159 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Columbia County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Columbia County:

  • Grovetown, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 98.23%
    • Jefferson Energy Cooperative: 1.77%
  • Harlem, Georgia:
    • Jefferson Energy Cooperative: 29.80%
    • Georgia Power: 70.20%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Columbia County, Georgia?

The largest electricity supplier in Columbia County, Georgia by megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

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

There are 2 electricity companies operating in Columbia County, Georgia.

How many power plants are within Columbia County, Georgia?

There are 3 power plants in Columbia County, Georgia

Which electricity companies offer service in Columbia County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power14,300
2Jefferson Energy Cooperative1,983

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-24