Hamilton County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hamilton County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

Hamilton County is the 198th most populous county in the United States.

In the county, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation has declined by 25.52% within the past 12 months.

Nuclear plants in Hamilton County combine to produce 96.15% of the electricity generated in the county, which is 17,652,018 megawatt hours a year.

As the 6th largest generator of solar energy in Tennessee out of 95, Hamilton County generates a total of 15,109 megawatt hours from solar.

Hamilton County produces 50.13 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 7 highest county out of 95 counties in the state for production per capita.

Electric generation plants in Hamilton County have had a 7.96% decline in the usage of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production during the past 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    5,310,348 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.5 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    18,358,688 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    706,670 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    17,652,018 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    50.13 MWh

Chattanooga, TN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call Chattanooga home spend, on average, 11.29 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is lower than both the state and the United States average prices of 11.39 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The city ranks 3rd in the state out of 505 cities for solar production per capita. With 100.00% of its electricity generation coming from sustainable fuel types, the city ranks 1st out of 505 cities in Tennessee for total electricity production from renewable sources.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Chattanooga averages 3,308.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. A total of 599,109,041.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. Around 97.86% of Chattanooga's electricity is generated using Conventional Hydroelectric. Chattanooga has 3 electricity producing plants in the city. This is the highest number of plants within a city in Tennessee.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chattanooga

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.104/kWh$176.10/mo.$89.51/mo.
263rd11.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chattanooga
134th$125.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chattanooga Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chattanooga, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EPBBUNDLED11.29125.892,080,108234,807,000

Zips with electric coverage in Chattanooga, Tennessee include: 37421, 37343, 37363, 37379, 37415, 37412, 37405, 37411, 37377, 37416, 37406 and 11 other zip code(s).

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East Ridge, TN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call East Ridge home spend, on average, 11.29 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is lower than both the state and the United States average prices of 11.39 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With an estimated 2,679 residential customers, EPB is the largest supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. East Ridge averages 4,526.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 100,331,041.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has no electricity production sources, resulting in the need to import the 321,442.45 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Ridge

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.104/kWh$176.10/mo.$89.51/mo.
263rd11.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Ridge
134th$125.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Ridge Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Ridge, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EPBBUNDLED11.29125.892,080,108234,807,000

Zips with electric coverage in East Ridge, Tennessee include: 30741, 37412, 37411, 37404

Soddy-Daisy, TN Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants who call Soddy-Daisy home spend, on average, 11.29 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity , which is lower than both the state and the United States average prices of 11.39 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With an estimated 7,799 residential customers, EPB is the largest supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Soddy-Daisy averages 4,526.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity use. This results in a total emissions amount from electricity use of 59,156,706.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city has no electricity production sources, resulting in the need to import the 189,527.35 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Soddy-Daisy

Soddy-Daisy residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.104/kWh$176.10/mo.$89.51/mo.
263rd11.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Soddy-Daisy
134th$125.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Soddy-Daisy Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EPBBUNDLED11.29125.892,080,108234,807,000

Electricity Production in Hamilton County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Hamilton County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hamilton County TN Nuclear 17,652,018
Chattanooga TN Conventional Hydroelectric 691,561
Volkswagen Solar SystemSR Enterprise South (100.00%)
Chattanooga TN Solar 12,115
Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport SolarChattanooga Metropolitan Airport (100.00%)
Chattanooga TN Solar 2,994

Hamilton County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Hamilton County citizens average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 2950th worst in the US in this category. At 0 kilograms per person and 366,207 citizens in the county, the county emits 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. This is the 88th worst rank in the state for total pollution. Electricity generating facilities in the county mainly use Nuclear, which makes up 17,652,018 megawatt hours (or 96.15%) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Secondary fuels used in electricity production include Conventional Hydroelectric at 3.77% and Solar at 0.08% of production. Hamilton County has the 566th highest electricity producing plants of any county in the country, with 4 total plants.

NUCLEAR
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96.15%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
3.77%
SOLAR
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0.08%

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Hamilton County is 5.28%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including EPB, Volunteer Electric Cooperative, and Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Hamilton County is ranked as the 2094th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Hamilton County:

  • Chattanooga, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Collegedale, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • East Ridge, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Lakesite, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Lookout Mountain, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Red Bank, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Ridgeside, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Signal Mountain, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%
  • Walden, Tennessee:
    • EPB: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Hamilton County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1EPB154,171
2Volunteer Electric Cooperative4,091
3Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative702

How many electric companies offer service in Hamilton County, Tennessee?

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Hamilton County, Tennessee.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Hamilton County, Tennessee?

The largest electricity company in Hamilton County, Tennessee by megawatt hours sold is EPB.

How many power plants are within Hamilton County, Tennessee?

Hamilton County, Tennessee is home to 4 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-24