Benton County, TN: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Benton County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Benton County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

Within the last year, Benton County had a 4.38% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

As the 1515th highest generator of electricity in the US out of 3230 counties, Benton County produces 38,974 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuels.

Benton County is home to 15,872 citizens and its power generating plants produce 38,974 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a production per capita average of 2.46 megawatt hours per capita.

Over 100.00% of Benton County's electricity production comes from renewable sources, putting Benton County at 24th in the state for total renewable electricity generation.

Benton County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 2.46 megawatt hours per citizen a year.

Benton County has the 1997th highest pollution level from electricity consumption out of 3230 counties in the United States, releasing 75,274,280.61 kilograms of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    225,040 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.18 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    38,974 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    38,974 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.46 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    75,274,281 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,742.58 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Camden

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Camden Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.13¢ per kWh

  • 3.08% lower than last month
  • 6.97% higher than April last year
  • 10.72% higher than the Tennessee average
  • 16.45% lower than the US average
  • 484th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 18 since April last year
  • 10,344th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,420 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,069 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.68¢ per kWh

  • 0.56% higher than last month
  • 2.21% lower than April last year
  • 11.21% higher than the Tennessee average
  • 15.13% lower than the US average
  • 484th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 10,078th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 30 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,611 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$122.29 per month

  • 11.81% lower than last month
  • 2.97% higher than April last year
  • 5.57% higher than the Tennessee average
  • 8.46% higher than the US average
  • 318th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 23,585th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 790 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,287 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$151.7 per month

  • 0.19% higher than last month
  • 5% lower than April last year
  • 6.66% higher than the Tennessee average
  • 11.48% higher than the US average
  • 316th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 11 since April last year
  • 22,913th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 20 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,839 since April last year

Camden, TN Electricity Overview

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On average, Camden's residents spend 13.68 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 11.21% more than the average Tennessee price of 12.30 cents and 15.13% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. With an estimated 131 residential customers, Benton County Electric System is the largest provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $151.7 per month, while the Tennessee average is $143.68. Customers in the city pay 5.58% more compared to the rest of the state.

Emitting 15,236,418.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Camden ranks 144th worst out of 505 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Camden has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Camden

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.155/kWh$0.119/kWh$224.02/mo.$105.16/mo.
484th13.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Camden
316th$151.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Camden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Camden, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Benton County Electric SystemBUNDLED13.62151.68114,538.7515,604,406.53

Big Sandy, TN Electricity Overview

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On average, Big Sandy's residents spend 13.68 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 11.21% more than the average Tennessee price of 12.30 cents and 15.13% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. Benton County Electric System sells an estimated 277.17 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $151.7 per month.

Emitting 1,809,481.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Big Sandy ranks 396th worst out of 505 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Big Sandy has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Big Sandy

Big Sandy residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.155/kWh$0.119/kWh$224.02/mo.$105.16/mo.
484th13.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Big Sandy
316th$151.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Big Sandy Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Big Sandy, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Benton County Electric SystemBUNDLED13.62151.68114,538.7515,604,406.53

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Holladay CDP, TN Electricity Overview

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On average, Holladay CDP's residents spend 13.68 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 11.21% more than the average Tennessee price of 12.30 cents and 15.13% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. Benton County Electric System sells an estimated 649.62 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $151.7 per month.

Emitting 447,146.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Holladay CDP ranks 477th worst out of 505 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Holladay CDP has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Holladay CDP

Holladay CDP residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.155/kWh$0.119/kWh$224.02/mo.$105.16/mo.
484th13.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Holladay CDP
316th$151.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Holladay CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Holladay CDP, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Benton County Electric SystemBUNDLED13.62151.68114,538.7515,604,406.53

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Electricity Production in Benton County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Benton County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
West CamdenWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Benton County TN Landfill Gas 38,97420,433,309.4524.28

Benton County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 1997th worst ranked county in the US, Benton County emits 75,274,280.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 1396th highest in pollution per capita, averaging 4,742.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per resident. The county is home to one electricity generation plant. Benton County's fuel of choice is Landfill Gas, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
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Landfill Gas
Landfill Gas
100.00%

Benton County, Tennessee Net Metering

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Energy Loss

The single company in Benton County who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 4.97%. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 2.75%, resulting in a rank of 1781st best in the US and a state rank of 27th best out of 3230 and 95 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Benton County, Tennessee

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Benton County, Tennessee?

By total customer count, Benton County Electric System is the largest electricity supplier in Benton County, Tennessee.

How many power plants are in Benton County, Tennessee?

Benton County, Tennessee is home to one power plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Benton County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Benton County Electric System9,957

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Published: 2024-07-16