Murray County, Georgia Electric Profile

The largest electricity supplier in Murray County by megawatt hours sold is North Georgia Electric.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Murray County is 11.62 cents. This is approximately 13.61% less than the nationwide average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

Murray County residents are faced with outages that are on average 120.4 minutes per occurrence, with roughly 1.03 outages a year.

Murray County has recently seen a rise in electricity production from solar power of roughly 100.00% year over year.

Murray County is the 27th largest producing county out of 159 counties in the state when considering megawatt hours produced using sustainable fuel sources.

Murray County is the 51st largest county in the state, with 40,096 citizens residing within its borders.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    515,758 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    164,146 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    164,146 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.09 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    133,966,623 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,341.15 kg

Chatsworth, GA Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Chatsworth is approximately 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Georgia and United States average prices of 12.22 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Solar power usage for electricity generation in the city has increased by 5,229 megawatt hours per year during the last 12 months, which is a 100.00% increase from the previous year. Georgia Power is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Chatsworth emits 4,433.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 605th highest polluting city out of 625 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution for Chatsworth from electricity use is 18,890,544.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 195th highest in Georgia. The city has the 17th most electricity plant of any city in the state, with one total power plant. This is the 22nd most power plants per capita in the state. Chatsworth's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chatsworth

Chatsworth residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
51st11.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chatsworth
470th$135.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chatsworth Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chatsworth, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699
North Georgia ElectricBUNDLED10.72141.171,374,693147,390,000

Eton, GA Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Eton home purchase electricity for, on average, 11.74 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.86% less than the average state rate of 12.22 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a resident in the city is $135.78 per month. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

Eton emits 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 14th worst polluting city out of 625 cities in the state. With total emissions of 5,984,026.07 kilograms, the city ranks 341st worst in Georgia for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 15,705.82 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Eton

Eton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.154/kWh$0.081/kWh$203.19/mo.$78.37/mo.
51st11.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Eton
470th$135.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for Eton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Eton, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699
North Georgia ElectricBUNDLED10.72141.171,374,693147,390,000

Energy Production in Murray County, Georgia

Power Plants in Murray County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Murray County GA Conventional Hydroelectric 158,917
Murray Treadwell FarmsMurray County GA S1, LLC (100.00%)
Chatsworth GA Solar 5,229

Murray County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Murray County is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is the 28th most plants within a county in Georgia and the 49th highest number of plants per resident out of the state's 3220 counties. On average, the county's citizens emit 3,341.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 141st worst polluting county out of 159 counties in Georgia and 2294th out of 3220 counties nationally. This comes to a total emissions amount of 133,966,623.25 kilograms. Murray County has about 96.81% of its electricity generated from Conventional Hydroelectric.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
96.81%
SOLAR
Solar
3.19%

Murray County, Georgia Net Metering

Approximately 25.00% of the electric companies in Murray County offer net metering to their consumers. Georgia has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

There are 4 companies in Murray County that report energy loss. Together, these 4 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 5.31% of electricity produced. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Georgia average is 3.96%, resulting in a rank of 2271st best in the nation and a state rank of 148th best out of 3220 and 159 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Murray County, Georgia

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Murray County, Georgia by total customer count is North Georgia Electric.

How many power plants are located in Murray County, Georgia?

There are 2 electricity plants in Murray County, Georgia

What electricity companies offer service in Murray County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1North Georgia Electric19,835
2Georgia Power11,736
3Amicalola EMC761
4Tri-State EMC263

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

There are 4 electricity companies serving customers in Murray County, Georgia.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-04