Monroe County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Monroe County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

Fort Loudoun Electric is the largest electricity provider in Monroe County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Monroe County generates 4.36 megawatt hours per resident of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Monroe County the 658th highest ranking county out of 3221 counties for renewable production per capita in the US.

Monroe County has emissions of 3,165.05 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,483.41.

With a US average residential electricity bill of $123.86, Monroe County consumers pay about 12.44% more than their fellow Americans per month for electricity.

Monroe County is ranked as the 34th largest consuming county out of 95 counties in the state with 670,668.71 megawatt hours being consumed by residents for their electricity needs.

Monroe County has seen a 20.12% decline within the past 12 months in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    670,669 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.5 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    201,683 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    201,683 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.36 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    146,383,356 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,165.05 kg

Sweetwater, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Sweetwater is roughly 10.54 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 7.44% below the state's average rate of 11.39 cents, resulting in the city ranking 93rd lowest for average electricity price out of 505 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 16,615.22 megawatt hours a year, Sweetwater Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Sweetwater creates 28,569,023.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 94th highest of any city in Tennessee. This total also equates to a ranking of 16th 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 January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.107/kWh$0.104/kWh$144.26/mo.$126.91/mo.
93rd10.54¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sweetwater
245th$131.28Average 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 UtilitiesBUNDLED10.54131.28107,46011,328,000

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Madisonville, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Madisonville is roughly 10.83 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 4.92% below the state's average rate of 11.39 cents, resulting in the city ranking 155th lowest for average electricity price out of 505 cities in the state. Fort Loudoun Electric has an estimated 250 residential customers, more than any other electricity provider in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Madisonville average is 13.55% more at $140.65 per month.

Electricity use in Madisonville creates 23,228,172.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 111th highest of any city in Tennessee. This total also equates to a ranking of 384th 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 January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.108/kWh$155.36/mo.$139.02/mo.
155th10.83¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Madisonville
389th$140.65Average 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 ElectricBUNDLED10.83140.65449,99948,729,000

Vonore, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Vonore is roughly 10.58 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 7.09% below the state's average rate of 11.39 cents, resulting in the city ranking 97th lowest for average electricity price out of 505 cities in the state. Selling an estimated 25,322.82 megawatt hours a year, Loudon Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Vonore creates 7,124,151.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 236th highest of any city in Tennessee. This total also equates to a ranking of 384th 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 January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.108/kWh$0.106/kWh$149.25/mo.$133.69/mo.
97th10.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vonore
319th$134.39Average 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 ElectricBUNDLED10.83140.65449,99948,729,000
Loudon UtilitiesBUNDLED10.16123.64161,83716,435,000

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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 201,683

Monroe County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Approximately 146,383,356.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in Monroe County due to electricity use. Additionally, the county ranks 2368th 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 201,683 megawatt hours from this fuel type.

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Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Monroe County is 3.77%. This includes data from 4 companies, including Fort Loudoun Electric, Etowah Utilities, and Sweetwater Utilities. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Monroe County a rank of 5th 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:
    • Loudon Utilities: 36.78%
    • Fort Loudoun Electric: 63.22%

* 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 Electric24,237
2Etowah Utilities5,133
3Sweetwater Utilities4,411
4Loudon Utilities2,367

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.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-24