Electric Rates & Providers in Monroe County, TN

Monroe County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Monroe County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

Customers in Monroe County face an average of 3.25 outages lasting 403.74 minutes per year, compared to the national averages of 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes each.

Monroe County is 785th in the national rankings for total megawatt hours generated from sustainable energy, with 146,935 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels.

Monroe County is ranked 2289th out of 3230 for worst polluting county in the United States when considering emissions per capita. The county emits 3,238.31 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

Releasing 149,095,064.32 kilograms of CO2 gases, Monroe County has the 1430th highest pollution level due to electricity use out of 3230 counties in the United States.

Monroe County is the 34th most populated county in Tennessee, with 46,041 residents .

There was a 2.43% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the last year in Monroe County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    652,789 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.18 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    146,935 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    146,935 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    3.19 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    149,095,064 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,238.31 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Sweetwater

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Sweetwater Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

12.4¢ per kWh

  • 3.08% lower than last month
  • 6.97% higher than April last year
  • 2.87% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 26.7% lower than the US average
  • 130th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 4,665th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,849 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 138 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12¢ per kWh

  • 0.56% higher than last month
  • 2.21% lower than April last year
  • 2.44% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 25.54% lower than the US average
  • 128th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 4,595th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 50 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,476 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$121.2 per month

  • 11.8% lower than last month
  • 2.99% higher than April last year
  • 4.63% higher than the Tennessee average
  • 7.5% higher than the US average
  • 287th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 25 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 29 since April last year
  • 23,152nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 839 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,448 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$150.35 per month

  • 0.2% higher than last month
  • 4.99% lower than April last year
  • 5.71% higher than the Tennessee average
  • 10.49% higher than the US average
  • 304th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 22,580th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 553 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,419 since April last year

Sweetwater, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Sweetwater is roughly 12.00 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 2.44% below the state's average rate of 12.30 cents, resulting in the city ranking 128th lowest for average electricity price out of 505 cities in the state. Sweetwater Utilities has an estimated 669 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Sweetwater average is 8.93% more at $150.35 per month.

Electricity use in Sweetwater creates 26,026,443.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 96th highest of any city in Tennessee. This total also equates to a ranking of 13th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sweetwater

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.098/kWh$222.03/mo.$102.35/mo.
128th12.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sweetwater
304th$150.35Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sweetwater Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sweetwater, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sweetwater UtilitiesBUNDLED11.95150.33111,246.8513,296,074.03

Madisonville, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Madisonville is roughly 12.33 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 0.20% above the state's average rate of 12.30 cents, resulting in the city ranking 216th lowest for average electricity price out of 505 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 4,770.09 megawatt hours a year, Fort Loudoun Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The Tennessee average monthly residential electricity bill is $143.68, while the Madisonville average is 12.13% more at $161.11 per month. This ranks the city 426th in the state for average monthly bill total.

Electricity use in Madisonville creates 21,141,261.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 109th highest of any city in Tennessee. This total also equates to a ranking of 13th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Madisonville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.102/kWh$237.92/mo.$110.00/mo.
216th12.33¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Madisonville
426th$161.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Madisonville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Madisonville, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fort Loudoun ElectricBUNDLED12.28161.09464,485.7357,017,389.67

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Vonore, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Vonore is roughly 12.10 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 1.67% below the state's average rate of 12.30 cents, resulting in the city ranking 144th lowest for average electricity price out of 505 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 26,901.52 megawatt hours a year, Loudon Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city. The Tennessee average monthly residential electricity bill is $143.68, while the Vonore average is 7.16% more at $153.96 per month. This ranks the city 337th in the state for average monthly bill total.

Electricity use in Vonore creates 7,451,051.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 225th highest of any city in Tennessee. This total also equates to a ranking of 13th worst in the state for emissions per resident from electricity consumption. There are zero electricity plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vonore

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.100/kWh$227.37/mo.$105.11/mo.
144th12.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vonore
337th$153.96Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vonore Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vonore, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fort Loudoun ElectricBUNDLED12.28161.09464,485.7357,017,389.67
Loudon UtilitiesBUNDLED11.65141.67174,350.1320,318,648.34

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Electricity Production in Monroe County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Monroe County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Monroe County TN Conventional Hydroelectric 146,935

Monroe County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 149,095,064.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in Monroe County due to electricity use. Additionally, the county ranks 2289th worst in the United States for emissions per resident, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county is home to one electricity producing plant. Monroe County's main fuel type used for electricity production is Conventional Hydroelectric. They produce 146,935 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

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Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Monroe County is 4.41%. This includes data from 4 companies, including Fort Loudoun Electric, Etowah Utilities, and Sweetwater Utilities. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Monroe County a rank of 11th best in Tennessee out of 95 counties.

Providers In Each City in Monroe County:

  • Madisonville, Tennessee:
    • Fort Loudoun Electric: 100.00%
  • Sweetwater, Tennessee:
    • Sweetwater Utilities: 100.00%
  • Tellico Plains, Tennessee:
    • Etowah Utilities: 35.19%
    • Fort Loudoun Electric: 64.81%
  • Vonore, Tennessee:
    • Fort Loudoun Electric: 63.22%
    • Loudon Utilities: 36.78%

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

FAQ

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

By total revenue, Fort Loudoun Electric is the largest electricity provider in Monroe County, Tennessee.

What electricity companies offer service in Monroe County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Fort Loudoun Electric25,019
2Etowah Utilities5,223
3Sweetwater Utilities4,555
4Loudon Utilities2,534

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

Monroe County, Tennessee has 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

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

Monroe County, Tennessee has one electricity plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-20