Covington County, Mississippi Electric Profile

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The average monthly residential electricity bill in Covington County totals $151.27. For comparison, the Mississippi average bill is $135.83

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On average, Covington County residents are accountable for 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person each year, while the nationwide average emissions per person is 4,494.55.

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Covington County saw a 0.49% drop in CO2 emissions per capita over the last 12 months.

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Consumers in Covington County face an average of 1.9 outages lasting 220.96 minutes per year, compared to the national averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

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Covington County’s average residential price per kilowatt hour is 13.91% lower than the United States average price, at 11.58 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents.

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No electricity production takes place in Covington County, meaning the county must import their electricity from outside of their borders.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    301,190 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    118,986,155 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,384.75 kg

Collins, MS Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Collins is roughly 11.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their residents, 15.46% lower than the average US electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. Mississippi Power sells 5,026.71 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other suppliers. The power grid in the city has an average of 1.9 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting about 220.96 minutes per outage. The countrywide averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

On average, Collins residents emit 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the use of electricity, which makes it the 8th highest polluting city out of 362 cities in Mississippi. This adds up to total emissions of 19,192,551.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 95th highest for total pollution in Mississippi. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Collins

Collins residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.135/kWh$0.101/kWh$171.70/mo.$95.83/mo.
203rd11.37¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Collins
352nd$147.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Collins Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Collins, Mississippi

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Collins, Mississippi Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.12179.21No DataIcon representing missing value.20,071.32,032,214.65
Entergy MississippiBUNDLED9.97121.14No DataIcon representing missing value.5,578,143556,134,951
Mississippi PowerBUNDLED13.23147.44No DataIcon representing missing value.2,086,269275,958,821
Southern Pine ElectricBUNDLED12.12141.64No DataIcon representing missing value.892,761108,212,000

Seminary, MS Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Seminary are billed a residential electricity rate of 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.33% more than the state's average rate of 11.44 cents and 12.09% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Seminary average is 29.82% higher at $156.1 per month. The electricity grid in the city is faced with an average of 1.9 outages per consumer a year, with outages lasting roughly 220.96 minutes. The United States averages for these two data points are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Electricity use in Seminary results in 1,781,344.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 319th most of any city in Mississippi. Additionally, the city ranks 112th highest in Mississippi for pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not produce any electricity in the city boundaries, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Seminary

Seminary residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.147/kWh$0.105/kWh$185.65/mo.$97.76/mo.
249th11.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Seminary
362nd$156.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Seminary Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Seminary, Mississippi

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Collins, Mississippi Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.12179.21No DataIcon representing missing value.20,071.32,032,214.65
Mississippi PowerBUNDLED13.23147.44No DataIcon representing missing value.2,086,269275,958,821
Southern Pine ElectricBUNDLED12.12141.64No DataIcon representing missing value.892,761108,212,000

Covington County, Mississippi Details

Covington County, Mississippi Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Covington County selling electricity. Of those 5, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. At the state level, Mississippi is known for heavily restricted net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Covington County is 4.18%. This includes data from 4 providers, including Mississippi Power, Southern Pine Electric, and Entergy Mississippi. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Covington County a rank of 1320th best in the nation out of 3220 counties.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Covington County, Mississippi?

By total revenue, Mississippi Power is the largest electricity supplier in Covington County, Mississippi.

How many electric companies offer service in Covington County, Mississippi?

There are 5 electricity providers operating in Covington County, Mississippi.

Which electricity companies offer service in Covington County, Mississippi?

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1Mississippi Power5,397
2Southern Pine Electric4,767
3Entergy Mississippi4,033
4Pearl River Valley EPA1,485
5Collins, Mississippi Electric Utility1,370

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16