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About Sylvania Electric

Sylvania Electric supplies electricity in Screven County, Georgia. A total of 1,922 residential accounts, 415 commercial customers and 4 industrial accounts are provided electricity by the company. Sylvania Electric's customers are billed an average residential electricity price of 13.37 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.74% below the average Georgia price of 13.75 cents. Of the 730,242 megawatt hours the provider sold and dispossessed, 706,211 were from sales to end users. The megawatt hours sourced by the provider primarily came from megawatt hours that they acquired via wholesale channels. They purchased 730,242 megawatt hours on the wholesale market. The total revenue for the company in 2022 from electricity sales was $55,378,000, with 97.64% coming from retail sales to end users.

The Georgia average monthly residential electricity bill is $143.3, while the Sylvania Electric average is 16.55% below at $120.83 per month. This is the 24th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the state. The supplier currently does not produce any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates from other providers and then resell it to end consumers.

Sylvania Electric Net Metering

Net metering is available to consumers of Sylvania Electric. The purchase of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often too expensive for private individuals. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell extra megawatt hours into the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically feasible.

Energy Loss

Sylvania Electric reported a yearly loss of around 3.17% of the electricity that they transmit. Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of being in the electricity generation industry and providers must report these losses. This percentage of electricity lost earns them a rank of 397th best out of 3518 suppliers who report energy loss in the US and 19th best out of 86 in the state.

Sylvania Electric Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.105/kWh$200.24/mo.$82.21/mo.
1426th13.37¢Sylvania Electric's Average residential price per kWh
1435th$120.83Average monthly electricity bill for Sylvania Electric's residential customers

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Sylvania Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:104 South Main Street
    Sylvania, Georgia 30467
    United States of America

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  • States Served:
    • Georgia
  • Counties Served:
    • Screven County
  • Major Cities Served:
Energy provider of the year for Georgia, Major Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
Georgia, Major Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Sylvania Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


397 National Rank

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Sylvania Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Sylvania Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Screven County14,028313.96$148.32/mo

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Sylvania Electric FAQ:

What is the phone number for Sylvania Electric?

Sylvania Electric's customer service phone number is (912) 564-7411

What is the average bundled bill for Sylvania Electric customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Sylvania Electric is $120.83. The Georgia average bundled bill is $143.30 and the national average is $143.30.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Sylvania Electric customers?

Sylvania Electric's current average bundled electricity rate is 13.37 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Georgia bundled rate of 13.75 cents and the average nationwide rate of 15.68 cents.

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-09