Jacksonville Electric Authority

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About Jacksonville Electric Authority

Jacksonville Electric Authority is a municipally owned organization operating in Florida. With 499,234 customers, the supplier provides electricity to 440,493 residential locations, 58,543 commercial customers, one transportation customer and 196 industrial locations. The residential electricity rate for consumers of Jacksonville Electric Authority is, on average, 11.95 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 2.96% below the state's average rate of 12.31 cents, which ranks the provider 31st out of 61 providers in the state for best average electricity rate. They had sales of 12,076,440 megawatt hours in 2020 sold to end users. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 11,007,871 of them were generated by electricity generation facilities owned by Jacksonville Electric Authority and 1,481,997 megawatt hours were acquired by way of wholesale channels. In 2020, the company made a total of $1,214,292,400 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 0.20% of their revenue come from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

The Florida average monthly residential electric bill is $136.36, while the Jacksonville Electric Authority average is 9.57% higher at $124.76 per month. Jacksonville Electric Authority is the 30th ranked company in the state for average monthly bill total. Electricity plants owned by or associated with Jacksonville Electric Authority generate a total of 9,871,475.13 megawatt hours, which is the 124th highest out of 3509 companies in the United States. The supplier is the 68th highest provider out of 3509 companies in the US for megawatt hours generated from natural gas. They rank 448th out of the 3509 suppliers we track in the country for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuel types used.

Jacksonville Electric Authority Net Metering

Consumers of Jacksonville Electric Authority are able to take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer potentially installing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

All suppliers who transmit electricity have some amount of energy loss via heat dissipation or alternative causes. Jacksonville Electric Authority is no different, as they have an annual loss of about 3.26% of the aggregate electricity they transmit. This percentage of electricity lost results in them being given a rank of 421st best out of 3509 providers who report energy loss in the US and 15th best out of 53 in the state.

Jacksonville Electric Authority Rate & Electric Bills

Jacksonville Electric Authority residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.091/kWh$170.67/mo.$88.18/mo.
1433rd11.95¢Jacksonville Electric Authority's Average residential price per kWh
2001st$124.76Average monthly electricity bill for Jacksonville Electric Authority's residential customers

Jacksonville Electric Authority Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:21 West Church Street
    Jacksonville, Florida 32202
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:John Baker

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Quick Facts About Jacksonville Electric Authority

Jacksonville Electric Authority generates 99.73% of their total electricity production from non-renewable fuel sources. The total electricity generated from non-renewable sources is 9,845,165.21 megawatt hours, which is 106th highest out of 3509 providers in the nation.

Customers of Jacksonville Electric Authority deal with an average of 1.43 power outages each year, with an average of 78.07 minutes per outage.

Jacksonville Electric Authority is 135th in the nation out of 3509 electric suppliers for total megawatt hours generated from coal.

Energy Loss

Jacksonville Electric Authority's energy loss due to business operations.

-3.26%

Total Energy Loss

406,593MWh

421 National Rank

Grid Reliability

Length & Frequency of Jacksonville Electric Authority's Power Outages

78.07 min.

vs. national average of 122.99 min.

1.43 outages/yr

vs. national average of 1.21

Jacksonville Electric Authority Energy Makeup

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Jacksonville Electric Authority State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Florida499,2341,269,142,0007100%

Jacksonville Electric Authority County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Clay County218,245411.54$138.82/mo
Duval County995,567311.87$125.15/mo
Nassau County90,352412.95$141.41/mo
St. Johns County273,425311.90$131.19/mo

Power Plants Owned by Jacksonville Electric Authority

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Monroe County GA Coal 9,135,932.899,762,279,124.511,068.56
Jacksonville FL Natural Gas 4,849,9541,789,203,267.63368.91
Northside Generating StationJacksonville Electric Authority (100.00%)
Jacksonville FL Natural Gas 3,136,6892,468,122,523.33786.86
Jacksonville FL Natural Gas 703,120410,969,242.35584.49
Jacksonville FL Natural Gas 276,114166,352,385.5602.48

Jacksonville Electric Authority Fuel Makeup

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
77.09%
COAL
Coal
Coal
14.84%
PETROLEUM COKE
Petroleum Coke
7.65%
WOOD/WOOD WASTE SOLIDS
Wood/Wood Waste Solids
0.27%
RESIDUAL FUEL OIL
Residual Fuel Oil
0.09%
OTHER
Other
0.07%

Cities Jacksonville Electric Authority Has Coverage

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Jacksonville Electric Authority FAQ:

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Jacksonville Electric Authority?

Jacksonville Electric Authority owns or is associated with 5 power plants.

How much is the average bundled bill for Jacksonville Electric Authority customers each month?

Customers of Jacksonville Electric Authority pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $124.76.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Jacksonville Electric Authority customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Jacksonville Electric Authority is 11.95 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

When will Jacksonville Electric Authority power be restored?

The average number of minutes for an outage for Jacksonville Electric Authority's customers is 78.07 minutes.

Who is the CEO of Jacksonville Electric Authority?

Jacksonville Electric Authority's current CEO is John Baker.

What percentage of Jacksonville Electric Authority's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Jacksonville Electric Authority produces 99.73% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

What cities does Jacksonville Electric Authority have customers in to?

Jacksonville Electric Authority serves 5 cities.

How many counties does Jacksonville Electric Authority provider electricity to?

There are 4 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Jacksonville Electric Authority.

What is the phone number for Jacksonville Electric Authority?

The Jacksonville Electric Authority phone number is (800) 683-5542.

What percentage of Jacksonville Electric Authority's electricity is generated from renewable fuel types?

Jacksonville Electric Authority generates 0.27% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01