Lowndes County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lowndes County, Georgia Electricity Overview

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Lowndes County is 12.52 cents. This is about 13.40% less than the nationwide average price of 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Lowndes County is 14th in Georgia out of 159 counties in solar power generation, with 109,240 megawatt hours generated from solar power.

Lowndes County uses 1013.05% more electricity than it produces.

Lowndes County emitted 538,126,229.66 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 594th highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the country.

Lowndes County is 29th in the state rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 140,710 megawatt hours produced from sustainable sources.

Lowndes County is home to 118,251 citizens and its power plants generate 140,710 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a generation per capita average of 1.19 megawatt hours per capita per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,566,169 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    140,710 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    140,710 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.19 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    538,126,230 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,550.71 kg

Valdosta, GA Electricity Overview

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Valdosta has an average residential electricity rate of 12.52 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their citizens, 6.64% less than Georgia's average rate of 13.41 cents, ranking the city at 69th out of 675 cities in the state for best average electricity price. There is 15221.73% more electricity used in Valdosta than is generated, forcing the city to purchase electricity from nearby cities and counties. The city ranks 27th out of 675 cities in Georgia for renewable electricity production per capita, with 0.09 megawatt hours being produced per citizen in the city.

As the 18th worst ranked city out of 675 cities in Georgia, Valdosta emits 265,525,376.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 652nd worst in Georgia for emissions per capita. The city is home to 4 power plants, which is the 3rd highest number of plants within a city in Georgia out of the state's 675 cities. Valdosta has about 100.00% of its electricity generated from Solar.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Valdosta

Valdosta 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.
69th12.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Valdosta
72nd$137.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Valdosta Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Valdosta, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Colquitt Electric MembershipBUNDLED10.48124.23880,40392,307,200
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064

Zips with electric coverage in Valdosta, Georgia include: 31602, 31601, 31605, 31606, 31698

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Bemiss CDP, GA Electricity Overview

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Bemiss CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 12.52 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their citizens, 6.64% less than Georgia's average rate of 13.41 cents, ranking the city at 69th out of 675 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting roughly 120.4 minutes each. The United States averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes a outage. Georgia Power has an estimated 353 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers in the city.

As the 121st worst ranked city out of 675 cities in Georgia, Bemiss CDP emits 43,428,305.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 108th worst in Georgia for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Bemiss CDP has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bemiss CDP

Bemiss CDP 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.
69th12.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bemiss CDP
72nd$137.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bemiss CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bemiss CDP, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Colquitt Electric MembershipBUNDLED10.48124.23880,40392,307,200
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064

Hahira, GA Electricity Overview

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Hahira has an average residential electricity rate of 12.52 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, luckily for their citizens, 6.64% less than Georgia's average rate of 13.41 cents, ranking the city at 69th out of 675 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer each year, with outages lasting roughly 120.4 minutes each. The United States averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes a outage. Georgia Power has an estimated 127 residential customers, which is more than all other electricity suppliers in the city.

As the 222nd worst ranked city out of 675 cities in Georgia, Hahira emits 16,330,857.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. This total also results in a ranking of 11th worst in Georgia for emissions per capita. The electricity sold in Hahira has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, since there are no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hahira

Hahira 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.
69th12.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hahira
72nd$137.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hahira Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hahira, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Colquitt Electric MembershipBUNDLED10.48124.23880,40392,307,200
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064

Electricity Production in Lowndes County, Georgia

Power Plants in Lowndes County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Moody Air Force Base SolarGeorgia Power (100.00%)
Lowndes County GA Solar 99,635
Pecan Row Landfill To Electric FacilityEDL Inc (100.00%)
Lowndes County GA Landfill Gas 31,47018,708,334.44594.48
Lowndes Tycor FarmsLowndes County GA S2, LLC (100.00%)
Lowndes County GA Solar 4,818
Lowndes IDALowndes County GA S1, LLC (100.00%)
Valdosta GA Solar 2,903
Valdosta PrisonIGS Solar (100.00%)
Valdosta GA Solar 1,884
Valdosta Water Treatment PlantValdosta City of (100.00%)
Valdosta GA Distillate Fuel Oil 20,743.24

Lowndes County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lowndes County is the 27th highest ranked county in the state out of 159 when it comes to total emissions from electricity consumption, with the county releasing 538,126,229.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This total also results in a ranking of 1851st worst in the United States for emissions per resident from electricity use. Power facilities in the county primarily use Solar, which makes up 77.63% (or 109,240 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Lowndes County has 6 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 296th highest amount of power plants in a single county.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
77.63%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
22.37%

Lowndes County, Georgia Net Metering

Approximately 66.67% of the electric suppliers in Lowndes County offer net metering to their customers. At the state level, Georgia is known for pretty good net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

Lowndes County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 4.46% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Lowndes County a rank of 1403rd best in the country out of 3221.

Power Companies in Lowndes County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Lowndes County:

  • Dasher, Georgia:
    • Colquitt Electric Membership: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Hahira, Georgia:
    • Colquitt Electric Membership: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Lake Park, Georgia:
    • Colquitt Electric Membership: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Remerton, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Valdosta, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Colquitt Electric Membership: 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 Lowndes County, Georgia?

The largest electricity company in Lowndes County, Georgia by megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lowndes County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power23,046
2Colquitt Electric Membership14,761
3Slash Pine Electric202

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

There are 3 electricity companies serving consumers in Lowndes County, Georgia.

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

There are 6 active power plants located in Lowndes County, Georgia

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24