Hawkins County, Tennessee Electric Profile

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Hawkins County is the 4th highest county in Tennessee for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 83.95 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable sources.

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Hawkins County produces 472.87% additional megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the surplus.

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When calculating by number of customers, Holston Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity company in Hawkins County.

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With total generation of 4,767,216 megawatt hours, Hawkins County is the 4th highest producer of electricity out of 95 counties in the state.

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Hawkins County is ranked as the 24th largest consuming county out of 95 counties in Tennessee with 832,164.79 megawatt hours being consumed by consumers who live there.

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Hawkins County is home to 56,786 citizens and its power generation facilities generate 4,767,216 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a generation per capita average of 83.95 megawatt hours per capita per year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    832,165 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.65 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,767,216 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,767,216 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    83.95 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    309,737,331 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,454.47 kg

Church Hill, TN Electric Overview

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Church Hill's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 10.70 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.29% less than Tennessee's average price of 10.84 cents and 20.47% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Holston Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $130.83 per month, while the US average is $120.24.

Around 4,437.55 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 20th highest polluter in Tennessee out of 429 cities. With total emissions of 29,585,119.84 kilograms, the city ranks 86th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Church Hill must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Church Hill

Church Hill residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.081/kWh$220.71/mo.$86.63/mo.
152nd10.70¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Church Hill
232nd$130.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Church Hill Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Church Hill, Tennessee

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Holston Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.39130.54No DataIcon representing missing value.344,19439,195,000
Kingsport PowerBUNDLED10.05131.12No DataIcon representing missing value.662,55566,580,655

Mount Carmel, TN Electric Overview

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Mount Carmel's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 10.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.02% less than the average state price of 10.84 cents. With 257 residential customers, Kingsport Power is the largest provider in the city. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $131.1. This is 9.04% above the national average bill of $120.24.

Approximately 23,487,931.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Mount Carmel from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which amounts to 4,437.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Mount Carmel is the 20th highest polluting city in the state. The city is home to no electricity producing plants, which is, of course, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mount Carmel

Mount Carmel residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.081/kWh$220.71/mo.$86.63/mo.
38th10.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mount Carmel
247th$131.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mount Carmel Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mount Carmel, Tennessee

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Holston Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.39130.54No DataIcon representing missing value.344,19439,195,000
Kingsport PowerBUNDLED10.05131.12No DataIcon representing missing value.662,55566,580,655

Zips with electric coverage in Mount Carmel, Tennessee include: 37660, 37642, 37645

Rogersville, TN Electric Overview

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Rogersville has an average residential electricity rate of 10.72 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.10% below the average Tennessee price of 10.84 cents and 20.31% below the national average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer in the city is $130.83 per month. Holston Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Rogersville has zero electricity producing plants. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 19,689,392.04 kilograms of CO2 pollution per year, which is the 121st highest in Tennessee out of 429 cities. The city averages 4,437.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rogersville

Rogersville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.112/kWh$0.081/kWh$220.71/mo.$86.63/mo.
155th10.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rogersville
218th$130.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rogersville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rogersville, Tennessee

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Holston Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.39130.54No DataIcon representing missing value.344,19439,195,000
Kingsport PowerBUNDLED10.05131.12No DataIcon representing missing value.662,55566,580,655

Energy Production in Hawkins County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Hawkins County, Tennessee

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Hawkins County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Hawkins County results in the release of 309,737,331.2 kilograms of CO2 pollution each year, which is 18th highest in the state out of 95 counties. Additionally, the county ranks 8th worst in Tennessee for emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,454.47 kilograms of emissions per capita. The county has one electricity plant, which is 1432nd highest in the country and 1784th most when considering plants per citizen. Hawkins County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They generate 4,767,216 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total production in the county, from this fuel type.

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Hawkins County, Tennessee Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Hawkins County supplying electricity. Of those 3, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Residents of Tennessee have nonexistent net metering laws that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Hawkins County is about 5.60% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Hawkins County a rank of 71st best in Tennessee out of 95.

Providers In Each City in Hawkins County:

  • Bulls Gap, Tennessee:
    • Kingsport Power: 50.00%
    • Holston Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Church Hill, Tennessee:
    • Kingsport Power: 50.00%
    • Holston Electric Cooperative: 48.43%
    • Appalachian Power Company: 1.57%
  • Mount Carmel, Tennessee:
    • Kingsport Power: 50.00%
    • Holston Electric Cooperative: 2.07%
    • Appalachian Power Company: 47.93%
  • Rogersville, Tennessee:
    • Kingsport Power: 50.00%
    • Holston Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Surgoinsville, Tennessee:
    • Kingsport Power: 50.00%
    • Holston Electric Cooperative: 50.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Hawkins County, Tennessee?

There is one active power plant in Hawkins County, Tennessee

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Hawkins County, Tennessee?

The largest electricity supplier in Hawkins County, Tennessee by megawatt hours sold is Kingsport Power.

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers offering service in Hawkins County, Tennessee.

Which electricity companies offer service in Hawkins County, Tennessee?

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1Holston Electric Cooperative25,204
2Kingsport Power19,240
3Powell Valley Electric Cooperative1,553

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16