Mitchell County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Mitchell County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Mitchell County is ranked 320th in the country out of 3221 counties for renewable electricity production per capita, at 29.18 megawatt hours per person per year.

Residents of Mitchell County are paying, on average, 0.04% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the national average price, at 14.47 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Mitchell County ranks 15th out of 159 counties in Georgia for total generation of electricity from non-renewable sources, with 263,664 of the county's 898,555 megawatt hours coming from those fuel types.

Mitchell County residents have an average residential electricity bill of $157.63, which is 5.76% higher than the Georgia average bill of $149.04.

The largest provider in Mitchell County by megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

Mitchell County's 18.32% increase in the burning of non-renewable fuel sources for electricity production in the previous 12 months is surely a step in the wrong direction.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    288,133 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    898,555 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    634,891 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    263,664 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    41.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    43,113,569 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,981.78 kg

Camilla, GA Electricity Overview

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Camilla's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 13.66 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 1.89% more than the state's average price of 13.41 cents. Camilla, Georgia Electric Utility has an estimated 2,577 residential customers, more than all other electricity providers in the city. Customers in the city deal with 2.19 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting about 339.1 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Camilla must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 25,031,961.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 160th worst out of 675 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 629th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Camilla

Camilla 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.
362nd13.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Camilla
393rd$147.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Camilla Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Camilla, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Camilla, Georgia Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.03127.3924,967.283,002,396.5
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Mitchell ElectricBUNDLED14.41165.85289,60141,737,100

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Pelham, GA Electricity Overview

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Pelham's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 14.55 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 8.52% more than the state's average price of 13.41 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $149.79. This is 0.50% higher than the Georgia average bill of $149.04. Selling an estimated 5,873.63 megawatt hours, Georgia Power is the largest provider in the city.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Pelham must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 16,924,443.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 214th worst out of 675 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 108th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pelham

Pelham 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.
537th14.55¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pelham
434th$149.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pelham Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pelham, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064

Baconton, GA Electricity Overview

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Baconton's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 14.48 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly, this is 8.00% more than the state's average price of 13.41 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $157.82 per month. With a population of 856 residents, the city is the 390th most populated city in Georgia.

Electricity providers suppliers who provide service in Baconton must rely on electricity produced in neighboring towns and rural areas, because zero power generation occurs within the city. Emitting 4,130,973.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the city ranks 388th worst out of 675 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total equates to 4,825.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, so the city ranks 108th highest in the state for pollution per capita.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Baconton

Baconton 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.
509th14.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Baconton
650th$157.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for Baconton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Baconton, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Mitchell ElectricBUNDLED14.41165.85289,60141,737,100

Electricity Production in Mitchell County, Georgia

Power Plants in Mitchell County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Camilla Solar Energy ProjectInvenergy (100.00%)
Mitchell County GA Solar 403,020
Baconton Power PlantSowega Energy Resources LLC (65.00%)Tejas Power Generation LLC (35.00%)
Mitchell County GA Natural Gas 200,432101,161,808.3504.72
OE_GA3GA Solar 3, LLC (100.00%)
Mitchell County GA Solar 130,100
Hickory Park Solar HybridRWE Renewables Americas (100.00%)
Mitchell County GA Solar 75,674
Sowega PowerGeorgia Energy Cooperative (100.00%)
Mitchell County GA Natural Gas 63,23233,289,703.74526.47
Camilla Solar PlantAxium US Solar Holdings LLC (100.00%)
Mitchell County GA Solar 26,097

Mitchell County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Mitchell County, Solar is 70.66% of the fuel types used in electricity production. Adding Solar totals to Natural Gas (29.18%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.16%), these three fuel types account for 898,555 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) electricity generation in the county. The county emits 1,981.78 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 145th highest polluting county out of 159 counties in the state and 2535th out of 3221 counties nationally. With total emissions of 43,113,569.14 kilograms, the county ranks 124th highest in Georgia and 2342nd in the US for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. Mitchell County has the 362nd highest power generation plants of any county in the country, with 6 total power plants.

SOLAR
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
Solar
70.66%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
29.18%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.16%

Mitchell County, Georgia Net Metering

Mitchell County has 1 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Georgia has decent regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Mitchell County is about 4.85% of the total energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Mitchell County a rank of 133rd best in Georgia out of 159.

Power Companies in Mitchell County, Georgia

Providers In Each City in Mitchell County:

  • Baconton, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Mitchell Electric: 50.00%
  • Camilla, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
    • Camilla, Georgia Electric Utility: 33.33%
    • Mitchell Electric: 33.33%
  • Pelham, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%
  • Sale City, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 100.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Mitchell County, Georgia?

The largest electricity supplier in Mitchell County, Georgia by megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

What electricity companies offer service in Mitchell County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power23,286
2Mitchell Electric7,060
3Camilla, Georgia Electric Utility2,577

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Mitchell County, Georgia.

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

There are 6 power plants located in Mitchell County, Georgia

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27