Effingham County, GA: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

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Effingham County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Effingham County emitted 339,449,522.45 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which makes it the 37th worst polluting county in the state.

Effingham County has achieved a decrease of 9.50% in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production over the past 12 months.

The use of natural gas in Effingham County yields a total of 10,455,690.42 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 29th out of 3230 counties in the US.

Effingham County's average residential electricity rate is 14.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.84% less than the national average price of 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour.

Effingham County produces 100.00% of their electricity from non-renewable fuels. This equates to 151.5 megawatt hours per citizen and ranks Effingham County as the 118th highest county in the US out of 3230 counties for non-renewable generation per capita per year.

The largest electricity company in Effingham County by number of customers is Georgia Power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    906,396 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    10,459,416 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    10,459,416 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    151.5 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    339,449,522 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,916.64 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Rincon

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Rincon Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.5¢ per kWh

  • 6.25% higher than last month
  • 7.12% higher than April last year
  • 2.85% higher than the Georgia average
  • 14.27% lower than the US average
  • 595th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 36 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 29 since April last year
  • 14,033rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,687 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,546 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.53¢ per kWh

  • 0.56% higher than last month
  • 3.83% lower than April last year
  • 6.34% higher than the Georgia average
  • 9.86% lower than the US average
  • 625th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since April last year
  • 15,730th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 724 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,330 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$111.63 per month

  • 5.96% higher than last month
  • 11.46% higher than April last year
  • 1.06% lower than the Georgia average
  • 0.99% lower than the US average
  • 440th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 79 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 77 since April last year
  • 18,502nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,147 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,869 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$144.5 per month

  • 0.67% higher than last month
  • 6.7% lower than April last year
  • 0.56% lower than the Georgia average
  • 6.19% higher than the US average
  • 440th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 31 since April last year
  • 19,808th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 480 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,749 since April last year

Rincon, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Rincon's residential electricity price is 14.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.86% below the average nationwide price of 16.12 cents. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 1 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting about 133.1 minutes per outage. The national averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.27 outages each year and 137.24 minutes a outage. Selling an estimated 14,712.41 megawatt hours, Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city.

Electricity use in Rincon results in the release of 47,466,656.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 102nd largest emissions amount in Georgia out of 675 cities. The city also ranks 116th highest in the state in pollution per resident, averaging 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. This is, most likely, the more important of the two metrics. The inhabitants of Rincon have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rincon

Rincon residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.081/kWh$266.98/mo.$78.37/mo.
625th14.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rincon
440th$144.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rincon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rincon, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.62144.428,447,190.824,159,793,258

Springfield, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Springfield's residential electricity price is 14.53 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.86% below the average nationwide price of 16.12 cents. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 1 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting about 133.1 minutes per outage. The national averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.27 outages each year and 137.24 minutes a outage. Selling an estimated 4,908.25 megawatt hours, Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city.

Electricity use in Springfield results in the release of 12,870,578.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 237th largest emissions amount in Georgia out of 675 cities. The city also ranks 116th highest in the state in pollution per resident, averaging 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. This is, most likely, the more important of the two metrics. The inhabitants of Springfield have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Springfield

Springfield residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.081/kWh$266.98/mo.$78.37/mo.
625th14.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Springfield
440th$144.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Springfield Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Springfield, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.62144.428,447,190.824,159,793,258

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Bloomingdale, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Bloomingdale's residential electricity price is 14.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 11.07% below the average nationwide price of 16.12 cents. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 1 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting about 133.1 minutes per outage. The national averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.27 outages each year and 137.24 minutes a outage. Selling an estimated 21,173.89 megawatt hours, Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city.

Electricity use in Bloomingdale results in the release of 12,759,279.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 240th largest emissions amount in Georgia out of 675 cities. The city also ranks 116th highest in the state in pollution per resident, averaging 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. This is, most likely, the more important of the two metrics. The inhabitants of Bloomingdale have to use power from outside city limits because they don't have any electricity facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bloomingdale

Bloomingdale residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.189/kWh$0.082/kWh$263.98/mo.$80.33/mo.
235th14.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bloomingdale
157th$144.19Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bloomingdale Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bloomingdale, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Canoochee ElectricBUNDLED12.40141.03308,272.1738,225,518.03
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.62144.428,447,190.824,159,793,258

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Electricity Production in Effingham County, Georgia

Power Plants in Effingham County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
McIntosh Combined Cycle FacilityGeorgia Power (100.00%)
Effingham County GA Natural Gas 8,453,9293,138,616,103.42371.26
Effingham County GA Natural Gas 1,981,687752,578,844.64379.77
Effingham County GA Natural Gas 23,80025,903,703.411,088.39

Effingham County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Effingham County results in the release of 339,449,522.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 822nd largest emissions amount in the United States out of 3230 counties. This total results in 4,916.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the county ranks 1349th highest in the country for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Around 99.96% of Effingham County's electricity is generated using Natural Gas. Effingham County has 3 electricity producing plants, which is 185th most in the US.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
99.96%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.04%

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Effingham County is about 4.63% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Effingham County a rank of 1484th best in the US out of 3230.

Power Companies in Effingham County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Effingham County:

  • Bloomingdale, Georgia:
    • Canoochee Electric: 9.07%
    • Georgia Power: 90.93%
  • Guyton, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 72.94%
    • Planters Electric Membership Corporation: 25.98%
    • Excelsior Electric Membership Corporation: 1.08%
  • Rincon, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Springfield, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Effingham County, Georgia.

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

Effingham County, Georgia has 3 active power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

By total revenue, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in Effingham County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Effingham County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power23,390
2Planters Electric Membership Corporation1,431

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-06