Thomas County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Thomas County, Georgia Electricity Overview

The use of renewable fuels for electricity production has declined by 11.75% in Thomas County during the course of the past 12 months.

With total generation of 2,562 megawatt hours, Thomas County is the 78th highest producer of electricity of all 159 counties in the state.

Georgia Power is the largest electricity supplier in Thomas County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Thomas County generates 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 0.06 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

The average monthly residential electricity bill in Thomas County totals $150.58. For comparison, the state average bill is $149.04

Thomas County is 71st in Georgia rankings for total megawatt hours generated from sustainable energy, with 2,562 megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuels.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    606,569 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,562 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,562 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.06 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    220,083,206 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,805.52 kg

Thomasville, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Thomasville's residential electricity rate is 13.44 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 0.20% above the state's average rate of 13.41 cents. Selling an estimated 469,400 megawatt hours per year, Thomasville Utilities is the largest supplier in the city. Consumers in the city have 1.03 power outages per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Emitting 91,117,883.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Thomasville ranks 62nd 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 11th worst in Georgia for emissions per capita from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity suppliers who service Thomasville must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Thomasville

Thomasville 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.
284th13.44¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Thomasville
354th$145.61Average residential monthly electricity bill for Thomasville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Thomasville, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Grady EMCBUNDLED13.89152.4246,25034,214,000
Thomasville UtilitiesBUNDLED11.86134.64183,68821,788,100

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Boston, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Boston's residential electricity rate is 14.22 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 6.07% above the state's average rate of 13.41 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $151.1 per month. The electricity grid in the city experiences an average of 1.03 outages per consumer a year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes per outage. The national averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Emitting 5,824,865.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Boston ranks 341st 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 Boston must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Boston

Boston 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.
478th14.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Boston
580th$151.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Boston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Boston, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Grady EMCBUNDLED13.89152.4246,25034,214,000

Meigs, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Meigs' residential electricity rate is 14.27 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 6.43% above the state's average rate of 13.41 cents. Meigs is the 375th largest city in the state, with a population of 928. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Meigs average is 17.30% more at $152.31 per month.

Emitting 4,478,438.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Meigs ranks 373rd 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 Meigs must source the megawatt hours they need every year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Meigs

Meigs 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.
490th14.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Meigs
593rd$152.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Meigs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Meigs, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Grady EMCBUNDLED13.89152.4246,25034,214,000
Mitchell ElectricBUNDLED14.41165.85289,60141,737,100

Electricity Production in Thomas County, Georgia

Power Plants in Thomas County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Oil Dri 2 SolarWestbound Solar LLC (100.00%)
Thomas County GA Solar 2,562

Thomas County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 1135th worst ranked county in the US, Thomas County releases 220,083,205.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use each year. Averaging 4,805.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the county ranks 1632nd worst for emissions per capita. The county is home to one power plant. Thomas County's primary fuel source is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel type.

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Thomas County, Georgia Net Metering

Out of the 4 companies in Thomas County, 75.00% 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 4 electricity companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these 4 suppliers is 5.22%. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Thomas County a rank of 143rd best in the state out of 159 counties.

Providers In Each City in Thomas County:

  • Barwick, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Grady EMC: 50.00%
  • Boston, Georgia:
    • Grady EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Coolidge, Georgia:
    • Grady EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Meigs, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.20%
    • Grady EMC: 40.71%
    • Mitchell Electric: 9.09%
  • Ochlocknee, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
    • Grady EMC: 50.00%
  • Pavo, Georgia:
    • Grady EMC: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%
  • Thomasville, Georgia:
    • Thomasville Utilities: 33.33%
    • Grady EMC: 33.33%
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%

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

FAQ

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

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

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

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

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

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

What electricity companies offer service in Thomas County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power24,933
2Thomasville Utilities15,990
3Grady EMC7,775
4Colquitt Electric Membership336

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-10-26