Gwinnett County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Gwinnett County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Jackson EMC is the largest electricity company in Gwinnett County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Over 100.00% of Gwinnett County's electricity generation comes from renewable fuel sources, putting Gwinnett County at 999th in the United States for total renewable electricity production.

With a population of 957,062 residents, Gwinnett County is the 2nd largest county by population in Georgia and the 55th largest in the country.

Gwinnett County has emissions of 4,820.35 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the state average of 4,852.28.

Residents of Gwinnett County are paying, on average, 12.16% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average price, at 12.70 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Gwinnett County has seen a 5.12% increase in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity generation during the course of the last year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    12,675,758 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    66,084 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    66,084 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.07 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    4,613,376,417 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,820.35 kg

Peachtree Corners, GA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Peachtree Corners are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 184th out of 675 cities in the state. Jackson EMC has an estimated 1,337 total residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier in the city. Consumers in the city have 1.03 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity consumption in Peachtree Corners results in the release of 203,860,639.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 22nd 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 Peachtree Corners

Peachtree Corners residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
184th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Peachtree Corners
247th$143.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Peachtree Corners Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Peachtree Corners, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

Zips with electric coverage in Peachtree Corners, Georgia include: 30096, 30097, 30092, 30340, 30071, 30360

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Duluth, GA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Duluth are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.91 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 184th out of 675 cities in the state. Jackson EMC has an estimated 856 total residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier in the city. Consumers in the city have 1.03 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity consumption in Duluth results in the release of 153,816,020.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 38th 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 Duluth

Duluth residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
184th12.91¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Duluth
247th$143.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Duluth Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Duluth, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000

Zips with electric coverage in Duluth, Georgia include: 30024, 30096, 30097, 30071

Lawrenceville, GA Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Lawrenceville are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.81 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 136th out of 675 cities in the state. Lawrenceville Utilities has an estimated 11,997 total residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier in the city. Consumers in the city have 1.03 power outages a year, with outages lasting an average of 120.4 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity consumption in Lawrenceville results in the release of 147,812,596.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 41st highest in the state out of 675 cities. This total results in 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the city 11th 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 Lawrenceville

Lawrenceville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.158/kWh$0.089/kWh$233.55/mo.$89.46/mo.
136th12.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lawrenceville
24th$130.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lawrenceville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lawrenceville, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Jackson EMCBUNDLED11.27137.43,256,959367,041,000
Lawrenceville UtilitiesBUNDLED12.84103.1498,90312,697,000
Walton EMCBUNDLED11.67144.011,812,514211,515,200

Zips with electric coverage in Lawrenceville, Georgia include: 30044, 30043, 30045, 30046

Electricity Production in Gwinnett County, Georgia

Power Plants in Gwinnett County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Georgia LFG Richland Creek PlantCube District Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Buford GA Landfill Gas 66,08418,766,756.98283.98

Gwinnett County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Gwinnett County results in the release of 4,613,376,417.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is 50th highest in the nation out of 3221 counties and 2nd highest in the state out of 159 counties. This total also results in a ranking of 1627th highest in the country for pollution per capita from electricity consumption, with an average of 4,820.35 kilograms of emissions per person. Landfill Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in Gwinnett County. Gwinnett County has one electricity plant.

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Gwinnett County, Georgia Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Gwinnett County include Jackson EMC, Walton EMC, and Lawrenceville Utilities 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 5 companies in Gwinnett County that report energy loss, including Jackson EMC, Georgia Power, and Walton EMC. Combined, these 5 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 3.37% of electricity produced. The countrywide average is 2.76%, resulting in Gwinnett County receiving a rank of 546th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Gwinnett County:

  • Berkeley Lake, Georgia:
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Buford, Georgia:
    • Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation: 1.28%
    • City of Buford Utilities: 32.91%
    • Georgia Power: 32.91%
    • Jackson EMC: 32.91%
  • Dacula, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 12.35%
    • Georgia Power: 43.82%
    • Jackson EMC: 43.82%
  • Duluth, Georgia:
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Grayson, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
    • Jackson EMC: 33.33%
    • Walton EMC: 33.33%
  • Lawrenceville, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 6.15%
    • Georgia Power: 31.28%
    • Jackson EMC: 31.28%
    • Lawrenceville Utilities: 31.28%
  • Lilburn, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Norcross, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
    • Norcross Electric: 33.33%
    • Jackson EMC: 33.33%
  • Peachtree Corners, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
  • Rest Haven, Georgia:
    • Jackson EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Snellville, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 100.00%
  • Sugar Hill, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 44.22%
    • Jackson EMC: 44.22%
    • Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation: 11.57%
  • Suwanee, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Jackson 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 Gwinnett County, Georgia?

The largest electricity provider in Gwinnett County, Georgia by total customer count is Jackson EMC.

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

There is one power plant located in Gwinnett County, Georgia

Which electricity companies offer service in Gwinnett County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Jackson EMC35,993
2Georgia Power20,397
3Walton EMC20,185
4Lawrenceville Utilities11,997
5Norcross Electric5,186
6Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation3,647
7City of Buford Utilities2,996

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

Gwinnett County, Georgia is home to 7 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-24