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Heard County, Georgia Electricity Overview

In Heard County, 15,465,438 megawatt hours of electricity are produced from non-renewable sources. Heard County ranks 38th in the United States out of 3230 counties for total electricity production from non-renewable fuel types.

Heard County is the 4th highest county in the country for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 1,351.87 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable sources.

Residents of Heard County use enough electricity to release 4,933.69 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per capita, compared to the US average of 4,123.17.

Heard County produces 15,459,872.4 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 7th out of 3230 counties in the country for total natural gas generation.

Heard County experienced a 10.44% drop in CO2 emissions per capita over the last year.

While the national average residential electric rate sits at 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, Heard County's average rate is 14.71% lower than at 13.71 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    149,811 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.1 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    15,465,438 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    15,465,438 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1,351.87 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    56,441,465 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,933.69 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Franklin

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Franklin Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

13.63¢ per kWh

  • 2.74% higher than last month
  • 0.44% lower than March last year
  • 0.45% higher than the Georgia average
  • 18.47% lower than the US average
  • 301st in the state out of 675 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 12 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since March last year
  • 9,022nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 701 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,324 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.43¢ per kWh

  • 0.04% lower than last month
  • 4.73% lower than March last year
  • 5.94% higher than the Georgia average
  • 10.25% lower than the US average
  • 347th in the state out of 675 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since March last year
  • 14,636th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 115 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,786 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$105.48 per month

  • 12.28% lower than last month
  • 7.17% lower than March last year
  • 5.88% lower than the Georgia average
  • 12.51% lower than the US average
  • 391st in the state out of 675 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 15 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 11 since March last year
  • 9,460th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,625 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,207 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$143.6 per month

  • 0.47% lower than last month
  • 7.61% lower than March last year
  • 0.93% lower than the Georgia average
  • 5.69% higher than the US average
  • 465th in the state out of 675 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 46 since March last year
  • 19,322nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 551 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,658 since March last year

Franklin, GA Electricity Overview

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Franklin's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.94% above the average Georgia rate of 13.62 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for citizens of the city. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power. Customers in Franklin experience 1 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 133.1 minutes.

Electricity consumption in Franklin has byproducts of 4,716,440.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 377th highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,466.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 4th highest in Georgia for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Franklin

Franklin 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$0.081/kWh$266.64/mo.$78.73/mo.
347th14.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Franklin
465th$143.6Average residential monthly electricity bill for Franklin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Franklin, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Carroll EMCBUNDLED12.78147.51709,731.8190,732,632.74
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.56143.528,346,366.584,128,195,231

Centralhatchee, GA Electricity Overview

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Centralhatchee's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 14.27 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.83% above the average Georgia rate of 13.62 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for citizens of the city. Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Customers in the city are faced with 1 power outages per year, with outages lasting an average of 133.1 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each.

Electricity consumption in Centralhatchee has byproducts of 2,514,541.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 472nd highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,466.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 97th highest in Georgia for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Centralhatchee

Centralhatchee 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$0.082/kWh$264.73/mo.$80.74/mo.
266th14.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Centralhatchee
506th$143.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Centralhatchee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Centralhatchee, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Carroll EMCBUNDLED12.78147.51709,731.8190,732,632.74
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.56143.528,346,366.584,128,195,231

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Ephesus, GA Electricity Overview

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Ephesus' residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 13.60 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.10% below the average Georgia rate of 13.62 cents, a welcome situation for citizens of the city. Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Customers in the city are faced with 1 power outages per year, with outages lasting an average of 133.1 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each.

Electricity consumption in Ephesus has byproducts of 2,460,945.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 479th highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,466.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 4th highest in Georgia for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ephesus

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.172/kWh$0.089/kWh$256.22/mo.$89.68/mo.
128th13.60¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ephesus
589th$145.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ephesus Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ephesus, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Carroll EMCBUNDLED12.78147.51709,731.8190,732,632.74
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.56143.528,346,366.584,128,195,231

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Electricity Production in Heard County, Georgia

Power Plants in Heard County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Wansley Combined CycleSouthern Company (100.00%)
Heard County GA Natural Gas 8,734,6083,265,547,986.4373.86
Chattahoochee Energy FacilityOglethorpe Power Corporation (100.00%)
Heard County GA Natural Gas 3,467,2871,263,818,311.84364.5
Heard County GA Natural Gas 3,028,6051,162,190,742.86383.74
Tenaska Georgia Generation FacilityITOCHU (17.32%)Tenaska (82.02%)Diamond Georgia LLC (0.30%)Georgia TC GP LLC (0.35%)
Heard County GA Natural Gas 234,938135,072,686.48574.93

Heard County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

About 56,441,464.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Heard County due to electricity consumption. This total results in 4,933.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 1351st highest in the United States for pollution per capita. Electricity facilities in the county most often use Natural Gas, which accounts for 99.96% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Heard County has the 60th most power producing plants of any county in the nation, with 4 total power plants.

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

Heard County, Georgia Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Heard County include Carroll EMC, Coweta Fayette EMC, and Diverse Power Incorporated At the state level, Georgia has above average net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in Heard County that report energy loss. Together, these 4 providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.88% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.87% while the Georgia average is 3.69%, resulting in a rank of 1713th best in the United States and a state rank of 131st best out of 3230 and 159 counties, respectively.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Heard County, Georgia by total customer count is Carroll EMC.

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

Heard County, Georgia is home to 4 electricity companies offering service in the area.

How many power plants are within Heard County, Georgia?

Heard County, Georgia is home to 4 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Heard County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Carroll EMC18,053
2Georgia Power14,307
3Coweta Fayette EMC9,228
4Diverse Power Incorporated713

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-06-14