Lincoln County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lincoln County, Georgia Electricity Overview

The electricity consumed by residents of Lincoln County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power generation facilities.

There was a 1.24% drop in CO2 emissions per capita within the preceding year in Lincoln County.

Lincoln County customers experience outages averaging 120.4 minutes per occurrence, with roughly 1.03 outages a year.

The largest electricity supplier in Lincoln County by number of customers is Georgia Power.

Lincoln County has the 2403rd worst pollution level due to electricity consumption out of 3221 counties in the nation, releasing 37,111,197.52 kilograms of CO2 gases.

At an average residential price of 13.82 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Lincoln County benefit from a 4.45% discount from the national average.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    101,850 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    37,111,198 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,825.9 kg

Lincolnton, GA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Lincolnton is about 13.82 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 3.04% above Georgia's average rate of 13.41 cents, ranking the city at 388th best for average electricity rate out of 675 cities in the state. Georgia Power has an estimated 164 total residential customers, which is more than all other vendors in the city. The city deals with an average of 1.03 electrical outages per customer a year. These outages are on average 120.4 minutes. In contrast, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Emissions in Lincolnton average 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, making them the 11th worst polluting city out of 675 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 4,825.9 kilograms per person and 1,480 people in the city, the city emits 7,142,337.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. This is the 313th worst rank in the state for total emissions. All of the 19,601.78 megawatt hours of electricity consumed in Lincolnton must be sourced from neighboring cities or counties as there are no power facilities in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lincolnton

Lincolnton 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.
388th13.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lincolnton
307th$144.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lincolnton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lincolnton, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Rayle Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED13.08139.38201,44626,351,900

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Lincoln County, Georgia Details

Lincoln County, Georgia Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Lincoln County providing electricity. Of those 2, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Georgia has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Lincoln County averages out to about 4.83% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Lincoln County receiving a rank of 1713th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Lincoln County, Georgia

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Lincoln County, Georgia by total revenue is Georgia Power.

What electricity companies offer service in Lincoln County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power11,992
2Rayle Electric Membership Corporation2,524

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

There are 2 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Lincoln County, Georgia.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-10-24