DeSoto County, Mississippi Electric Profile

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DeSoto County, Mississippi Overview

DeSoto County has the 282nd largest electricity generation in the US out of 3221 counties, producing 4,589,289 megawatt hours.

The US national average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 13.76 cents, while residents of DeSoto County benefit from an average rate that is 24.03% below that at 10.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

Over the course of the past year, there has been a 2.55% decrease in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production in DeSoto County.

DeSoto County is the 362nd largest county in the US.

As the 9th highest county in Mississippi for non-renewable generation per capita, DeSoto County produces 24.76 megawatt hours per person per year.

DeSoto County consumes 65.83% of the electricity that is produced in their generating plants.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    3,021,175  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.3  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,589,289  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,589,289  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    24.76  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,109,620,481  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,987.79  kg

Southaven, MS Electric Overview

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On average, Southaven's inhabitants spend 10.39 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 11.41% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents, which ranks the city 101st out of 429 cities in Mississippi for lowest average electricity rate. Electricity generation in Southaven outpaces consumption by approximately 415.11%. With an estimated 2,710 residential customers, Entergy Mississippi is the largest supplier in the city.

There is one electricity plant in Southaven. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 327,220,501.78 kilograms, which is 3rd largest amount in the state out of 429 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 427th highest in Mississippi in emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. Southaven's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Southaven

Southaven residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.086/kWh $164.06/mo.$88.89/mo.
101st 10.39¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Southaven
190th $126.68 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Southaven Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Southaven, Mississippi

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy Mississippi BUNDLED 10.39 125.66 5,568,050 578,258,495
North Central EPA BUNDLED 10.47 140.79 442,516 46,329,000

Zips with electric coverage in Southaven, Mississippi include: 38654, 38671, 38637, 38672, 38651, 38680

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Olive Branch, MS Electric Overview

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On average, Olive Branch's inhabitants spend 10.47 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 10.74% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents, which ranks the city 115th out of 429 cities in Mississippi for lowest average electricity rate. North Central EPA is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $138.02, while the Olive Branch average is 2.00% more at $140.79 per month. This ranks the city 321st in the state for average monthly bill amount.

In Olive Branch, there are no electricity generating plants. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city limits. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 248,094,226.61 kilograms, which is 6th largest amount in the state out of 429 cities. Averaging 6,247.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 257th highest in Mississippi for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Olive Branch

Olive Branch residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.105/kWh$0.103/kWh $154.10/mo.$140.79/mo.
115th 10.47¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Olive Branch
321st $140.79 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Olive Branch Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Olive Branch, Mississippi

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
North Central EPA BUNDLED 10.47 140.79 442,516 46,329,000

Horn Lake, MS Electric Overview

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On average, Horn Lake's inhabitants spend 10.39 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity. This is 11.46% below the state's average rate of 11.73 cents, which ranks the city 9th out of 429 cities in Mississippi for lowest average electricity rate. Entergy Mississippi is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

In Horn Lake, there are no electricity generating plants. The inhabitants must rely on power produced outside of the city limits. The city's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 167,032,994.45 kilograms, which is 14th largest amount in the state out of 429 cities. Averaging 6,247.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 11th highest in Mississippi for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Horn Lake

Horn Lake residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.086/kWh $164.06/mo.$88.89/mo.
9th 10.39¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Horn Lake
83rd $125.66 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Horn Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Horn Lake, Mississippi

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy Mississippi BUNDLED 10.39 125.66 5,568,050 578,258,495

Zips with electric coverage in Horn Lake, Mississippi include: 38671, 38637, 38651, 38680, 38641

Energy Production in DeSoto County, Mississippi

Power Plants in DeSoto County, Mississippi

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
TVA Southaven Combined CycleTennessee Valley Authority (87.93%)Southaven Power LLC (12.07%)
Southaven MS Natural Gas 4,589,289 1,685,559,301.58 367.28 Yes

DeSoto County, Mississippi Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

DeSoto County has one electricity plant. The county has the 312th largest amount of total CO2 pollution from electricity use of all counties in the United States, emitting 1,109,620,481.39 kilograms. Additionally, the county ranks 75th highest in the state in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. DeSoto County's primary fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Natural Gas. The county produces 4,589,289 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel source.

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DeSoto County, Mississippi Net Metering

There are 3 companies in DeSoto County supplying electricity. Of those 3, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their consumers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Many net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Mississippi has restricted laws and regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in DeSoto County who report energy loss data had an average of 4.21% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in DeSoto County receiving a rank of 1446th best in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in DeSoto County, Mississippi

Providers In Each City in DeSoto County:

  • Hernando, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Horn Lake, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 100.00%
  • Olive Branch, Mississippi:
    • North Central EPA: 100.00%
  • Southaven, Mississippi:
    • Entergy Mississippi: 93.31%
    • North Central EPA: 6.69%
  • Walls, Mississippi:
    • Coahoma Electric Power: 58.45%
    • Entergy Mississippi: 41.55%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in DeSoto County, Mississippi?

By total revenue, Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity company in DeSoto County, Mississippi.

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

There are 3 electricity companies operating in DeSoto County, Mississippi.

How many power plants are in DeSoto County, Mississippi?

There is one electricity plant in DeSoto County, Mississippi

Which electricity companies offer service in DeSoto County, Mississippi?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Entergy Mississippi 23,891
2 North Central EPA 10,799
3 Coahoma Electric Power 346

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-04-23