Franklin County, GA: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

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Franklin County, Georgia Electricity Overview

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Franklin County saw a 0.94% rise in the most recent 12 months.

Over the past 12 months, Franklin County has experienced a 2.35% drop in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production.

At an average residential rate of 14.28 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Franklin County benefit from a 11.45% discount from the national average.

Franklin County produces 16.32 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel sources. This makes Franklin County the 14th highest ranking county for renewable production per capita in Georgia out of 159 counties.

Franklin County consumes only 80.43% of the electricity generated in the county, meaning they can store or export the remaining 19.57%.

Franklin County is 360th in the national rankings for total megawatt hours produced from renewable energy, with 379,606 megawatt hours generated from renewable fuels.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    305,314 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    379,606 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    379,606 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    16.32 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    441,012,182 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    18,963.37 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Lavonia

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Lavonia Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.49¢ per kWh

  • 6.17% higher than last month
  • 7.08% higher than April last year
  • 2.81% higher than the Georgia average
  • 14.3% lower than the US average
  • 329th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 235 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 242 since April last year
  • 13,715th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,359 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,221 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.51¢ per kWh

  • 0.55% higher than last month
  • 3.82% lower than April last year
  • 6.18% higher than the Georgia average
  • 10% lower than the US average
  • 350th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 15,405th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 714 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,329 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$112 per month

  • 5.75% higher than last month
  • 11.23% higher than April last year
  • 0.74% lower than the Georgia average
  • 0.66% lower than the US average
  • 517th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 67 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 64 since April last year
  • 18,721st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 9,146 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,586 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$145 per month

  • 0.65% higher than last month
  • 6.67% lower than April last year
  • 0.22% lower than the Georgia average
  • 6.56% higher than the US average
  • 508th in the state out of 672 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 20,071st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 334 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,826 since April last year

Lavonia, GA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for residents of Lavonia is about 14.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.18% higher than Georgia's average rate of 13.67 cents and 10.00% less than the US average of 16.12 cents. The city deals with an average of 1 power outages per customer a year. These outages last an average of 133.1 minutes. In contrast, the nationwide average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes per outage. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

Lavonia emits 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 116th worst polluting city out of 675 cities in the state. A total of 12,069,227.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year. The electricity sold in Lavonia has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no electricity generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lavonia

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.192/kWh$0.082/kWh$266.83/mo.$79.33/mo.
350th14.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lavonia
508th$145Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lavonia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lavonia, 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
Hart Electric Member CorpBUNDLED13.92158.4399,108.955,556,206.23

Zips with electric coverage in Lavonia, Georgia include: 30553, 30520, 30557

Gumlog CDP, GA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for residents of Gumlog CDP is about 14.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.05% higher than Georgia's average rate of 13.67 cents and 11.81% less than the US average of 16.12 cents. Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The city is faced with an average of 1 power outages per consumer per year. These outages last for an average of 133.1 minutes. In comparison, the US average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes an outage.

Gumlog CDP emits 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 116th worst polluting city out of 675 cities in the state. A total of 10,194,958.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year. The electricity sold in Gumlog CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no electricity generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gumlog CDP

Gumlog CDP residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.179/kWh$0.094/kWh$264.87/mo.$88.80/mo.
209th14.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gumlog CDP
633rd$151.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gumlog CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gumlog CDP, 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
Hart Electric Member CorpBUNDLED13.92158.4399,108.955,556,206.23

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Carnesville, GA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for residents of Carnesville is about 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.57% higher than Georgia's average rate of 13.67 cents and 10.52% less than the US average of 16.12 cents. Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The city is faced with an average of 1 power outages per consumer per year. These outages last for an average of 133.1 minutes. In comparison, the US average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes an outage.

Carnesville emits 4,451.95 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 116th worst polluting city out of 675 cities in the state. A total of 5,213,229.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year. The electricity sold in Carnesville has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no electricity generation sources in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Carnesville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.188/kWh$0.085/kWh$266.27/mo.$82.86/mo.
276th14.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Carnesville
574th$146.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Carnesville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Carnesville, 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
Hart Electric Member CorpBUNDLED13.92158.4399,108.955,556,206.23

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Electricity Production in Franklin County, Georgia

Power Plants in Franklin County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
GRP Franklin Renewable Energy FacilityGRP Franklin Renewable Energy Facility, LLC (100.00%)
Franklin County GA Wood/Wood Waste Solids 379,606548,324,408.81,444.46

Franklin County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Franklin County citizens emit 18,963.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the worst polluting county out of 159 counties in the state and 70th out of 3230 counties nationally. While not as telling of a statistic, the total pollution of Franklin County from electricity consumption is 441,012,181.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 676th highest in the US. The primary fuel consumed in Franklin County is Wood/Wood Waste Solids. The county produces 100.00% of the total production in the county from this fuel source. Franklin County has one power producing plant within its borders.

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100.00%

Franklin County, Georgia Net Metering

Out of the 2 suppliers in Franklin County, only one of them offers net metering to their customers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Franklin County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 3.87% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average is 2.87%, meaning Franklin County ranks 797th best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Franklin County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Franklin County:

  • Canon, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Carnesville, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 83.25%
    • Hart Electric Member Corp: 16.75%
  • Franklin Springs, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Lavonia, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 96.43%
    • Hart Electric Member Corp: 3.57%

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

FAQ

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

There are 2 electricity companies serving customers in Franklin County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Franklin County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power13,192
2Hart Electric Member Corp12,041

What electricity company is the largest provider in Franklin County, Georgia?

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

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

There is one power plant located in Franklin County, Georgia

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-07