Upson County, Georgia Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Upson County, Georgia Electricity Overview

Upson County is the 13th highest county in Georgia for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 9.42 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable sources.

Residents of Upson County use roughly 139.99% of the total amount of the electricity that the county produces.

Upson County is home to 27,700 residents and its power generation plants generate 262,072 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a generation per capita average of 9.46 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Over the course of the preceding year, Upson County experienced a 6.52% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita.

Upson County is home to over 27,700 citizens and generates 1,177 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 0.04 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Upson County 52nd out of 159 counties in Georgia for solar megawatt hours produced per person.

The 260,895 megawatt hours of electricity generated by non-renewable fuel places Upson County at 574th in the United States out of 3221 counties in non-renewable power generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    366,871 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.24 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    262,072 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,177 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    260,895 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    9.46 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    196,625,542 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,098.4 kg

Thomaston, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Thomaston's citizens spend 12.89 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Georgia and nationwide average rates of 13.41 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Generation in Thomaston is about 200.68% of the electricity demand of residents, leading to the ability to export or store excess production. The average residential electric bill for a resident in the city is $126.05 per month, while the state average is $149.04. Customers in the city have a 15.42% reduction compared to the rest of the state.

There is one electricity plant in Thomaston. The use of electricity in the city accounts for 78,952,624.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 75th highest in Georgia out of 675 cities. Averaging 8,043.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 2nd worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use. Thomaston's primary fuel source is Natural Gas, with 98.69% of electricity production using this fuel.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Thomaston

Thomaston 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.
182nd12.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Thomaston
12th$126.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Thomaston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Thomaston, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Thomaston UtilitiesBUNDLED11.63103.2644,013.255,120,105.67
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Upson EMCBUNDLED11.30122.38107,087.9212,101,017.65

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Hannahs Mill CDP, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Hannahs Mill CDP's citizens spend 13.92 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. While this is higher than the Georgia average rate of 13.41 cents per kilowatt hour, it is lower than the US average of 14.46 cents. More electricity is consumed in Hannahs Mill CDP than is produced, with electricity usage adding up to 3511.97% of generation. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

There is one electricity plant in Hannahs Mill CDP. The use of electricity in the city accounts for 14,632,779.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 231st highest in Georgia out of 675 cities. Averaging 4,688.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 653rd worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use. Hannahs Mill CDP's primary fuel source is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hannahs Mill CDP

Hannahs Mill 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.
437th13.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hannahs Mill CDP
305th$144.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hannahs Mill CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hannahs Mill CDP, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Upson EMCBUNDLED11.30122.38107,087.9212,101,017.65

Sunset Village CDP, GA Electricity Overview

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On average, Sunset Village CDP's citizens spend 12.93 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. Fortunately for the inhabitants, this rate is below both the Georgia and nationwide average rates of 13.41 and 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The electricity grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting about 120.4 minutes. The countrywide averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages a year and 122.99 minutes each outage. Sunset Village CDP is the 377th largest city in the state, with a population of 921.

Electricity companies servicing Sunset Village CDP must turn to electricity produced in nearby counties and other areas, because no electricity production occurs within the city. Approximately 4,444,657.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city due to electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 108th highest in Georgia for emissions per person.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sunset Village CDP

Sunset Village 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.
214th12.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sunset Village CDP
51st$136.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sunset Village CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sunset Village CDP, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Georgia PowerBUNDLED14.55149.7928,827,2684,194,938,064
Upson EMCBUNDLED11.30122.38107,087.9212,101,017.65

Electricity Production in Upson County, Georgia

Power Plants in Upson County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Edward L. Addison Generating PlantSouthern Company (100.00%)
Thomaston GA Natural Gas 260,895158,439,664.77607.29
Upson Rocky Creek Solar PlantAxium US Solar Holdings LLC (100.00%)
Hannahs Mill CDP GA Solar 1,177

Upson County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Upson County, Natural Gas makes up 98.25% of the fuel used for electricity production. When taken together with Distillate Fuel Oil (1.30%) and Solar (0.45%), these three fuel types make up 262,072 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) county electricity production. The county has the 1219th highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the US, emitting 196,625,542.47 kilograms. The county also ranks 744th highest in emissions per resident, averaging 7,098.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Upson County is home to 2 power producing plants, which is the 28th most plants within a county in Georgia.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
98.25%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
1.30%
SOLAR
Solar
0.45%

Upson County, Georgia Net Metering

Of the 5 electric providers in Upson County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. The state of Georgia has above average state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Upson County that report energy loss, including Georgia Power, Southern Rivers Energy, and Flint Energies. Together, these 3 electricity companies average a yearly energy loss of 3.86% of electricity produced. With a state average energy loss of 3.96%, Upson County is the 29th best county in Georgia for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Upson County:

  • Thomaston, Georgia:
    • Georgia Power: 44.31%
    • City of Thomaston Utilities: 44.31%
    • Upson EMC: 11.37%
  • Yatesville, Georgia:
    • Southern Rivers Energy: 50.00%
    • Georgia Power: 50.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Upson County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Georgia Power15,110
2City of Thomaston Utilities4,726
3Upson EMC4,672
4Southern Rivers Energy1,477
5Flint Energies126

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

The largest electricity provider in Upson County, Georgia by megawatt hours sold is Georgia Power.

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

There are 5 electricity providers operating in Upson County, Georgia.

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

There are 2 power plants in Upson County, Georgia

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-24