Warren County, Mississippi Electric Profile

Warren County generates 130.21% more than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the leftover amount.

The burning of natural gas in Warren County yields a total of 1,505,003.78 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 258th out of 3220 counties in the country.

During the past 12 months, there has been a 13.04% drop in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation in Warren County.

Warren County is the 10th highest county in the state for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 33.19 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable fuels.

Warren County is home to 45,381 citizens and its power generating plants produce 1,688,411.99 megawatt hours of electricity each year, for a generation per capita average of 37.21 megawatt hours per capita.

Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity company in Warren County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    733,436 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.16 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,688,412 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    182,405 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,506,006 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    37.21 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    395,657,580 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,718.57 kg

Vicksburg, MS Electric Overview

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Citizens living in Vicksburg are paying an average residential electricity price of 9.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.88% less than the average Mississippi rate of 11.44 cents, a welcome state of affairs for consumers living in the city. The city's plants use non-renewable fuel sources for 100.00% of their electricity generation, which is 1,452,293.99 megawatt hours. There are 1,451,291.28 megawatt hours produced by plants in the city by burning natural gas. This is the 5th most for a city in the state out of 362 cities.

Vicksburg is the 10th worst ranked city in Mississippi out of 362 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 198,363,866.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This total equates to 8,882.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the city ranks 4th worst in Mississippi for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city is home to 2 power generation plants, which is most in the state and 6th most when considering power plants per capita. Vicksburg's power plants most often use Natural Gas, which makes up 99.93% (or 1,451,291.28 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vicksburg

Vicksburg residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.086/kWh$163.23/mo.$88.89/mo.
5th9.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vicksburg
69th$121.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vicksburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vicksburg, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy MississippiBUNDLED9.97121.141,417,012.995,578,143556,134,951

Beechwood CDP, MS Electric Overview

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On average, Beechwood CDP's residents pay a residential electricity rate of 9.97 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 25.88% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. Selling 3,304.24 megawatt hours, Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Releasing 19,454,325.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Beechwood CDP is the 93rd worst out of 362 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 6,384.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 112th highest polluting city in Mississippi for CO2 pollution per capita. In the city, there are not power producing plants so the residents have to rely on power produced outside of the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Beechwood CDP

Beechwood CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.086/kWh$163.23/mo.$88.89/mo.
5th9.97¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Beechwood CDP
69th$121.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Beechwood CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Beechwood CDP, Mississippi

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy MississippiBUNDLED9.97121.145,578,143556,134,951

Energy Production in Warren County, Mississippi

Power Plants in Warren County, Mississippi

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Vicksburg MS Natural Gas 1,417,012.99789,534,049.8557.186/2023
International Paper Vicksburg MillInternational Paper (100.00%)
Warren County MS Black Liquour 236,118112,645,715.48477.07
Ergon Refining VicksburgErgon Refining Inc (100.00%)
Vicksburg MS Natural Gas 35,2818,647,029.02245.09

Warren County, Mississippi Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Warren County, Natural Gas is 89.14% of the fuel used in electricity production. Black Liquour (7.61%) is also used in electricity generation, as well as Wood/Wood Waste Solids (2.97%). The county has 3 electricity plants, which is 785th highest in the country. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Warren County averages 8,718.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use. A total of 395,657,579.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county per year.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
89.14%
BLACK LIQUOUR
Black Liquour
7.61%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
2.97%
AGRICULTURAL BY-PRODUCTS
Agricultural By-products
0.22%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.06%

Warren County, Mississippi Net Metering

Warren County has 1 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Many net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and Mississippi has restricted laws and regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Warren County that report energy loss, including Entergy Mississippi, Yazoo Valley Electric Power Association, and Southwest Mississippi Electric Power Association. Combined, these 3 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 4.30% of electricity generated. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.27%, resulting in a rank of 1433rd best in the nation and a state rank of 31st best out of 3220 and 82 counties, respectively.

FAQ

How many power plants are within Warren County, Mississippi?

Warren County, Mississippi has 3 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Warren County, Mississippi?

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Warren County, Mississippi?

By total customer count, Entergy Mississippi is the largest electricity supplier in Warren County, Mississippi.

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

Warren County, Mississippi has 3 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-07