Decatur County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Decatur County, Georgia Electricity Overview

The nationwide average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 14.46 cents, while residents of Decatur County enjoy an average rate that is 1.63% less at 14.23 cents per kilowatt hour.

Decatur County is 6th in Georgia out of 159 counties in solar power generation, with 455,792.83 megawatt hours produced from solar.

Decatur County is the 1484th most populated county in the United States.

Decatur County is 460th in the national rankings for total megawatt hours produced from renewable energy, with 455,792.83 megawatt hours produced from renewable sources.

Solar power usage in Decatur County has increased by 211.42% year over year, with 455,792.83 megawatt hours being produced from solar energy throughout the previous 12 months.

As the 909th highest producer of electricity of all 3221 counties in the nation, Decatur County produces 455,293.83 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    388,950 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    455,294 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    455,793 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    -499 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    15.5 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    697,369 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    23.75 kg

Bainbridge, GA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Bainbridge are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.55 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 537th out of 675 cities in the state. The city produces over 0 megawatt hours from its electrical power plants, which is the 32nd largest total generation for any city in Georgia. The city has allowed a 713.41% rise in fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel use for electric production purposes.

Electricity consumption in Bainbridge results in the release of 70,394,455.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 88th highest in the state out of 675 cities. Averaging 4,865.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 6th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Distillate Fuel Oil is the primary fuel in Bainbridge, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. Bainbridge is home to one electricity plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bainbridge

Bainbridge 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 Bainbridge
434th$149.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bainbridge Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bainbridge, 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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Attapulgus, GA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Attapulgus are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.07% higher than the state's average price of 13.41 cents and 1.64% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $151.1. This is 16.36% higher than the nationwide average bill of $129.86. Customers in Attapulgus experience 1.03 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes.

Electricity consumption in Attapulgus results in the release of 2,190,960.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 475th highest in the state out of 675 cities. This total results in 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 108th worst in the state for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Attapulgus

Attapulgus 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.
478th14.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Attapulgus
580th$151.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Attapulgus Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Attapulgus, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Grady EMCBUNDLED13.89152.4246,25034,214,000

Climax, GA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Climax are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.07% higher than the state's average price of 13.41 cents and 1.64% lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $151.1. This is 16.36% higher than the nationwide average bill of $129.86. Customers in Climax experience 1.03 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes.

Electricity consumption in Climax results in the release of 1,331,949.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 547th highest in the state out of 675 cities. This total results in 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 108th worst in the state for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Climax

Climax 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.
478th14.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Climax
580th$151.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Climax Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Climax, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Grady EMCBUNDLED13.89152.4246,25034,214,000

Electricity Production in Decatur County, Georgia

Power Plants in Decatur County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cool Springs Solar (Hybrid)Cool Springs Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Decatur County GA Solar 323,075
Decatur Parkway Solar Project, LLCSouthern Company (67.00%)
Decatur County GA Solar 153,607
Decatur County Solar ProjectSouthern Company (67.00%)
Decatur County GA Solar 39,742
Bainbridge SolarBainbridge Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Decatur County GA Solar 2,008
Walton Bainbridge Power FacilityWalton Bainbridge LLC (100.00%)
Bainbridge GA Distillate Fuel Oil 667816,320.581,223.87

Decatur County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Decatur County has the 2855th largest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the country, releasing 697,368.66 kilograms a year. The county averages 23.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's pollution levels. The county has 5 power generation plants, which is 9th highest in Georgia.

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100.11%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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0.15%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.26%

Decatur County, Georgia Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Decatur County include Grady EMC, Three Notch EMC, and Mitchell Electric Oftentimes net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Georgia has commendable laws and regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in Decatur County that report energy loss, including Georgia Power, Grady EMC, and Three Notch EMC. Combined, these 4 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 6.41% of electricity produced. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in Decatur County receiving a rank of 2589th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Decatur County:

  • Attapulgus, Georgia:
    • Grady EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Bainbridge, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Brinson, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 33.89%
    • Brinson, Georgia Electric Utility: 32.22%
    • Three Notch EMC: 33.89%
  • Climax, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Grady EMC: 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 Decatur County, Georgia?

The largest electricity provider in Decatur County, Georgia by total customer count is Georgia Power.

How many power plants are located within Decatur County, Georgia?

There are 5 power plants located in Decatur County, Georgia

Which electricity companies offer service in Decatur County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power28,140
2Grady EMC5,055
3Three Notch EMC3,160
4Brinson, Georgia Electric Utility125
5Mitchell Electric110

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

Decatur County, Georgia is home to 5 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-10-26