Lamar County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lamar County, Georgia Electricity Overview

At an average residential price of 13.67 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Lamar County enjoy a 5.43% discount from the nationwide average.

Lamar County has experienced a 5.98% increase in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity production during the course of the previous year.

Lamar County ranks 95th out of 159 counties in the state for total consumption, with its residents consuming over 200,000 megawatt hours.

Lamar County has a population of 18,500 citizens.

Lamar County is the 502nd largest producing county in the country out of 3221 counties when considering megawatt hours generated using renewable fuel sources.

Lamar County consumes around 61.83% of the generation put out by its generating plants and they either export or store the remaining electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    245,022 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    396,267 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    396,267 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    21.42 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    295,754,371 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    15,986.72 kg

Barnesville, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Barnesville's residential electricity rate is 13.29 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 0.85% below the state's average rate of 13.41 cents. Producing 62.98 megawatt hours per customer living in the city, Barnesville is the 4th highest generator per capita out of 675 cities in the state. The city generates over 400,000 megawatt hours from its power generating plants, which is the 5th largest total generation for any city in the state.

Emitting 100,588,459.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Barnesville ranks 55th worst out of 675 cities in Georgia for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 15,986.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city worst in Georgia for emissions per capita from electricity use. The city has one electricity producing plant in the city. For electricity production purposes, Barnesville's main fuel source is Wood/Wood Waste Solids, accounting for 395,852.2 megawatt hours, or 99.90% of production in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Barnesville

Barnesville 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.
251st13.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Barnesville
129th$138.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Barnesville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Barnesville, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Barnesville GA UtilitiesBUNDLED12.43107.5225,979.933,229,500.71
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Southern Rivers EnergyBUNDLED12.87158.48278,81635,885,000

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Milner, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Milner's residential electricity rate is 13.71 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 2.25% above the state's average rate of 13.41 cents. Milner is the 401st largest city in the state, with a population of 772. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Milner average is 18.70% more at $154.14 per month.

Emitting 3,725,597.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Milner ranks 399th worst out of 675 cities in Georgia for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 108th worst in Georgia for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Milner must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Milner

Milner 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.
375th13.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Milner
607th$154.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Milner Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Milner, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Southern Rivers EnergyBUNDLED12.87158.48278,81635,885,000

Culloden, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Culloden's residential electricity rate is 13.71 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 2.25% above the state's average rate of 13.41 cents. Culloden is the 589th largest city in the state, with a population of 200. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Culloden average is 18.70% more at $154.14 per month.

Emitting 965,180.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Culloden ranks 586th worst out of 675 cities in Georgia for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, ranking the city 108th worst in Georgia for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Culloden must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Culloden

Culloden 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.
375th13.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Culloden
607th$154.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Culloden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Culloden, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Southern Rivers EnergyBUNDLED12.87158.48278,81635,885,000

Electricity Production in Lamar County, Georgia

Power Plants in Lamar County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Piedmont Green PowerPiedmont Green Power LLC (100.00%)
Barnesville GA Wood/Wood Waste Solids 396,267478,314,433.81,207.05

Lamar County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 931st worst ranked county in the US, Lamar County releases 295,754,371.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use each year. Averaging 15,986.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the county ranks 126th worst for emissions per capita. The county is home to one power plant. Lamar County's primary fuel source is Wood/Wood Waste Solids, with 99.90% of electricity production using this fuel type.

WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
99.90%
OTHER BIOMASS LIQUIDS
Other Biomass Liquids
0.10%

Lamar County, Georgia Net Metering

Out of the 4 companies in Lamar County, 50.00% of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their customers. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

The county has 3 electricity companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these 3 suppliers is 4.01%. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Lamar County a rank of 44th best in the state out of 159 counties.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Lamar County, Georgia?

By total megawatt hours sold, Georgia Power is the largest electricity supplier in Lamar County, Georgia.

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

Lamar County, Georgia has 4 electricity companies operating in the area.

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

Lamar County, Georgia is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Lamar County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power8,591
2Southern Rivers Energy4,177
3City of Barnesville GA Utilities2,790
4Central Georgia EMC567

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27