Ware County, Georgia Electric Profile

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Ware County has seen year over year increase of 100.00% in electricity generation from solar power.

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Ware County generates 7,709 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable sources. This ranks Ware County 55th in the state out of 159 counties for total renewable electricity production.

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Ware County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 0.22 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

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Ware County’s average residential electricity rate is 12.49 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.15% less than the national average of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Ware County is home to 35,734 citizens and its power plants produce 7,709 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a generation per capita average of 0.22 megawatt hours per capita.

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With total production of 7,709 megawatt hours, Ware County is the 1761st highest producer of electricity in the United States out of 3220 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    459,649 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.86 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,709 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    7,709 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.22 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    172,192,374 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,818.73 kg

Waycross, GA Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Waycross is approximately 12.04 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. The city is the 36th highest producer in the state out of 625 cities, averaging 0.56 megawatt hours produced per capita each year. There has been a 100.00% rise in electricity generated from solar energy in the city throughout the previous 12 months.

Waycross emits 4,686.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 597th 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 Waycross from electricity use is 64,166,245.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 91st highest in Georgia. The city has the 8th most electricity plants of any city in the state, with 2 total power plants. This is the 30th most power plants per capita in the state. Waycross's fuel of choice is Solar, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Waycross

Waycross 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.
108th12.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Waycross
335th$131.99Average residential monthly electricity bill for Waycross Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Waycross, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Satilla REMCBUNDLED11.19132.91No DataIcon representing missing value.735,09482,243,400
Slash Pine ElectricBUNDLED12.63140.68No DataIcon representing missing value.110,734.2813,986,702.18

Zips with electric coverage in Waycross, Georgia include: 31503, 31501, 31516

Deenwood CDP, GA Electric Overview

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Citizens who call Deenwood CDP home purchase electricity for, on average, 11.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.96% less than the average state rate of 12.22 cents. Selling 4,684.8 megawatt hours, Georgia Power is the largest electricity provider in the city. Consumers in Deenwood CDP are faced with 1.03 power outages each year with outages lasting on average 120.4 minutes.

Deenwood CDP 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 12,639,478.49 kilograms, the city ranks 253rd 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 33,173.89 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Deenwood CDP

Deenwood CDP 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.
80th11.98¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Deenwood CDP
301st$131.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Deenwood CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Deenwood CDP, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Satilla REMCBUNDLED11.19132.91No DataIcon representing missing value.735,09482,243,400

Sunnyside CDP, GA Electric Overview

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Sunnyside CDP has an average residential electricity price of 11.98 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.96% less than the average Georgia price of 12.22 cents and 10.96% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. Georgia Power has 65 residential customers, more than any other provider who operates in the city. Sunnyside CDP has 968 citizens, making it the 370th most populated city in Georgia.

Sunnyside CDP is home to zero power producing plants. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. The city averages 4,900.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use. A total of 4,744,092.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sunnyside CDP

Sunnyside CDP 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.
80th11.98¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sunnyside CDP
301st$131.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sunnyside CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sunnyside CDP, Georgia

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Georgia PowerBUNDLED12.77130.38No DataIcon representing missing value.28,207,1243,600,820,699
Satilla REMCBUNDLED11.19132.91No DataIcon representing missing value.735,09482,243,400

Energy Production in Ware County, Georgia

Power Plants in Ware County, Georgia

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Ware Avra IWare County GA S1, LLC (100.00%)
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Ware Avra IIWare County GA S2, LLC (100.00%)
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Ware County, Georgia Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Ware County results in the release of 172,192,373.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 1337th highest in the nation out of 3220 counties. Additionally, the county ranks 118th highest in Georgia for emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Electricity generating facilities in the county primarily use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% (or 7,709 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Ware County has 2 electricity generation plants, which is 28th highest in the state.

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Ware County, Georgia Net Metering

Out of the 4 providers in Ware County, 3 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Georgia is known for decent net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity companies in Ware County that report energy loss, including Georgia Power, Satilla REMC, and Okefenoke Rural Electric. Together, these 3 electricity companies average a yearly energy loss of 4.65% of electricity generated. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Ware County a rank of 116th best in Georgia out of 159 counties.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Ware County, Georgia?

By total megawatt hours sold, Georgia Power is the largest electricity company in Ware County, Georgia.

How many power plants are within Ware County, Georgia?

Ware County, Georgia has 2 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Ware County, Georgia.

What electricity companies offer service in Ware County, Georgia?

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1Georgia Power39,996
2Satilla REMC4,282
3Slash Pine Electric2,282
4Okefenoke Rural Electric1,501

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16