Marion County, Tennessee Electric Profile

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As the 31st highest generator of electricity in Tennessee out of 95 counties, Marion County produces 84,964 megawatt hours of electricity.

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Marion County has a population of 28,907 citizens.

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Marion County produces 20.06% of their required electricity and must purchase the additional 79.94% from nearby counties.

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Averaging production of 2.94 megawatt hours per resident a year, Marion County ranks 28 out of 95 counties in production per capita in the state.

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Marion County is 24th in Tennessee rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 84,964 megawatt hours generated from renewable sources.

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Marion County produces 100.00% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 2.94 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    423,615 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.65 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    84,964 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    84,964 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.94 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    102,547,923 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,547.51 kg

Jasper, TN Electric Overview

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Jasper's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 11.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.77% more than Tennessee's average price of 10.84 cents and 15.58% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative.

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 15,100,969.37 kilograms, the city ranks 140th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Jasper must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jasper

Jasper residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.113/kWh$142.17/mo.$128.50/mo.
290th11.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jasper
186th$128.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jasper Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jasper, Tennessee

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Sequachee Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.35128.5No DataIcon representing missing value.420,91447,792,000

South Pittsburg, TN Electric Overview

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South Pittsburg's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 11.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.77% more than the average state price of 10.84 cents. Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Approximately 13,538,953.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in South Pittsburg 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 South Pittsburg 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 South Pittsburg

South Pittsburg residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.113/kWh$142.17/mo.$128.50/mo.
290th11.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Pittsburg
186th$128.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Pittsburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Pittsburg, Tennessee

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Sequachee Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.35128.5No DataIcon representing missing value.420,91447,792,000

Kimball, TN Electric Overview

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Kimball has an average residential electricity rate of 11.35 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.77% above the average Tennessee price of 10.84 cents and 15.58% below the national average of 13.45 cents. With 125 residential customers, Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in the city.

Kimball has zero electricity producing plants. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 8,169,522.37 kilograms of CO2 pollution per year, which is the 215th 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 Kimball

Kimball residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.113/kWh$142.17/mo.$128.50/mo.
290th11.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kimball
186th$128.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kimball Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kimball, Tennessee

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Sequachee Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.35128.5No DataIcon representing missing value.420,91447,792,000

Energy Production in Marion County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Marion County, Tennessee

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Marion County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Marion County results in the release of 102,547,923.27 kilograms of CO2 pollution each year, which is 55th highest in the state out of 95 counties. Additionally, the county ranks 79th worst in Tennessee for emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 3,547.51 kilograms of emissions per capita. The county has 2 electricity plants, which is 1044th highest in the country and 1024th most when considering plants per citizen. Marion County's main fuel source utilized for electricity generation is Conventional Hydroelectric. They generate 84,964 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total production in the county, from this fuel type.

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Energy Loss

Energy loss in Marion County is about 4.92% 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 Marion County a rank of 44th best in Tennessee out of 95.

Power Companies in Marion County, Tennessee

Providers In Each City in Marion County:

  • Jasper, Tennessee:
    • Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Kimball, Tennessee:
    • Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • New Hope, Tennessee:
    • Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Orme, Tennessee:
    • Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Powells Crossroads, Tennessee:
    • Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • South Pittsburg, Tennessee:
    • Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative: 98.36%
    • North Alabama Electric Cooperative: 1.64%
  • Whitwell, Tennessee:
    • Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

There are 2 electricity companies operating in Marion County, Tennessee.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Marion County, Tennessee by megawatt hours sold is EPB.

How many power plants are located in Marion County, Tennessee?

There are 2 electricity plants located in Marion County, Tennessee

Which electricity companies offer service in Marion County, Tennessee?

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1EPB12,634
2Sequachee Valley Electric Cooperative11,127

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