Walton County, Georgia Electric Profile

Walton County ranks 25th out of 159 counties in Georgia for solar electricity production per capita, averaging 0.65 megawatt hours generated per person.

Walton County emits 5,529.58 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the US average of 4,494.55.

Walton County is the 37 largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 159 counties in Georgia, with a population of 94,593 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 481,445.

Walton County produces 61,168 megawatt hours from solar energy, ranking it 16th out of 159 counties in Georgia for total megawatt hours generated from solar power sources.

Walton County uses around 252.73% of the total amount of the electricity that it produces.

The use of non-renewable fuel sources in electricity production in Walton County has been reduced by 25.93% in the past 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,216,757 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    481,445 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    61,168 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    420,277 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.09 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    523,059,866 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,529.58 kg

Monroe, GA Electric Overview

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Monroe's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.72 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 12.22 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With annual generation of 310,134 megawatt hours, the city is the 11th highest generator of electricity in the state. The city is the 9th highest producing city out of 625 cities in Georgia, averaging 23.11 megawatt hours produced per capita per year.

On average, Monroe residents emit 7,270.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 5th highest polluting city out of 625 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. At 7,270.77 kilograms per person and 13,418 residents in the city, the city emits 97,559,201.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. About 99.86% of electricity in Monroe comes from production using Natural Gas. Monroe is home to 2 power plants, which is 8th highest in Georgia and 29th most when considering plants per citizen.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Monroe

Monroe 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.
48th11.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Monroe
166th$128.39Average residential monthly electricity bill for Monroe Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Monroe, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Covington UtilitiesBUNDLED10.30113.51139,01714,325,400
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699
Monroe PowerBUNDLED12.34124.2268,976.498,509,928.89
Walton EMCBUNDLED11.67144.011,812,514211,515,200

Loganville, GA Electric Overview

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Loganville's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.77 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.62% less than the average state rate of 12.22 cents and 12.46% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Walton EMC is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. Customers in the city deal with 1.03 power outages per year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Around 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 14th highest polluter in Georgia out of 625 cities. A total of 58,860,076.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 99th worst in Georgia for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Loganville must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Loganville

Loganville 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.
64th11.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Loganville
116th$127.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Loganville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Loganville, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Buford UtilitiesBUNDLED11.6711934,1343,984,200
City of Covington UtilitiesBUNDLED10.30113.51139,01714,325,400
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699
Lawrenceville UtilitiesBUNDLED12.84103.1498,90312,697,000
Norcross ElectricBUNDLED12.05115.3850,107.956,037,929.02

Social Circle, GA Electric Overview

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On average, Social Circle's residential electricity price is 11.62 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.91% below Georgia's average rate of 12.22 cents and 13.64% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. The power grid in the city deals with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting around 120.4 minutes. The US averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes per outage. Power plants in the city have permitted a 8.64% decline in the use of renewable fuel types versus non-renewable and fossil fuels.

Social Circle’s electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 2,736,437.11 kilograms, which is 441st highest in the state out of 625 cities. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 615.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this measurement Social Circle is the 616th highest polluting city in Georgia. The city has one electricity generation plant, which is 17th most in the state. In Social Circle, Solar is 100.00% of the fuel types utilized in electricity production.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Social Circle

Social Circle 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.
28th11.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Social Circle
180th$128.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Social Circle Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Social Circle, Georgia

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Covington UtilitiesBUNDLED10.30113.51139,01714,325,400
Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.3828,207,1243,600,820,699
Mansfield, Georgia Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.33122.792,965.78306,479.25
Oxford, Georgia Electric UtilityBUNDLED15.75137.286,412.611,009,849.97
Snapping Shoals Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED10.08126.941,486,114149,772,000

Energy Production in Walton County, Georgia

Power Plants in Walton County, Georgia

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Walton County Power LLCThe Carlyle Group (100.00%)
Monroe GA Natural Gas 303,816171,216,395.7563.55
Walton County GA Natural Gas 110,14367,599,607.32613.74
Simon Solar Farm LLCSimon Solar Farm LLC (100.00%)
Social Circle GA Solar 50,020
Monroe GA Natural Gas 6,3184,084,782.18646.53
Gratis Road Solar FacilityWalton Solar (100.00%)
Walton County GA Solar 5,129
Pleasant Valley SolarWalton EMC (100.00%)
Walton County GA Solar 4,224
Mount Vernon SolarWalton EMC (100.00%)
Walton County GA Solar 1,795

Walton County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 599th worst ranked county in the US, Walton County releases 523,059,866.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use per year. This total results in 5,529.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the county ranks 1298th worst in the United States for pollution per capita. Around 87.21% of electricity in Walton County comes from production using Natural Gas. Totaling Natural Gas with Solar (12.71%) and Distillate Fuel Oil (0.09%), these three fuel types account for 481,445 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the county's electricity generation. Walton County isp home to 7 electricity plants, which is 343rd highest in the country and 981st most when considering plants per capita.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
87.21%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
12.71%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.09%

Walton County, Georgia Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity providers in Walton County, 50.00% of them report that they offer net metering. The state of Georgia has decent state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

There are 3 companies in Walton County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 electricity companies average a yearly energy loss of 3.60% of electricity generated. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Walton County a rank of 767th best in the country out of 3220 counties.

Providers In Each City in Walton County:

  • Between, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 33.33%
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
    • City of Covington Utilities: 33.33%
  • Good Hope, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 33.33%
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
    • City of Covington Utilities: 33.33%
  • Jersey, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 33.33%
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
    • City of Covington Utilities: 33.33%
  • Loganville, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 29.16%
    • Georgia Power: 29.16%
    • Norcross Electric: 6.26%
    • Lawrenceville Utilities: 6.26%
    • City of Covington Utilities: 22.89%
    • City of Buford Utilities: 6.26%
  • Monroe, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 27.36%
    • Georgia Power: 27.36%
    • Monroe Power: 17.91%
    • City of Covington Utilities: 27.36%
  • Social Circle, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 28.96%
    • Snapping Shoals Electric Membership Corporation: 2.60%
    • Georgia Power: 31.56%
    • Oxford, Georgia Electric Utility: 2.66%
    • Mansfield, Georgia Electric Utility: 2.66%
    • City of Covington Utilities: 31.56%
  • Walnut Grove, Georgia:
    • Walton EMC: 32.08%
    • Snapping Shoals Electric Membership Corporation: 1.25%
    • Georgia Power: 33.33%
    • City of Covington Utilities: 33.33%

* 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 Walton County, Georgia?

The largest electricity company in Walton County, Georgia by megawatt hours sold is Walton EMC.

What electricity companies offer service in Walton County, Georgia?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Walton EMC44,210
2Georgia Power14,998
3City of Covington Utilities6,728
4Monroe Power6,647

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

Walton County, Georgia has 4 electricity companies offering service in the area.

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

There are 7 active electricity plants in Walton County, Georgia

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-07