Putnam County, Tennessee Electric Profile

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Putnam County has a population of 80,245 residents.

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Releasing 356,090,886.64 kilograms of CO2 gases, Putnam County has the 16th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption out of 95 counties in Tennessee.

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Putnam County is the 63rd worst polluting county in Tennessee based on emissions per capita. The county emits 4,437.55 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

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When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Putnam County saw a 12.22% increase over the course of the past year.

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When calculating by customer count, Cookeville Electric is the largest electricity company in Putnam County.

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No electricity production takes place in Putnam County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,175,942 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.65 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    356,090,887 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,437.55 kg

Cookeville, TN Electric Overview

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Cookeville's citizens purchase electricity for, on average, 10.68 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.42% below the average Tennessee rate of 10.84 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $120.12 per month, while the US average is $120.24. Customers in the city enjoy a 8.17% reduction compared to the rest of the nation. Cookeville Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Cookeville emits 4,437.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 20th worst polluting city out of 429 cities in the state. With total emissions of 148,453,667.16 kilograms, the city ranks 22nd worst in Tennessee for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 490,248.31 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cookeville

Cookeville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.099/kWh$207.44/mo.$97.37/mo.
150th10.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cookeville
63rd$120.12Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cookeville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cookeville, Tennessee

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Cookeville ElectricBUNDLED10.1398.17No DataIcon representing missing value.173,78817,612,000
Upper Cumberland Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.00132.97No DataIcon representing missing value.628,96669,217,000

Zips with electric coverage in Cookeville, Tennessee include: 38501, 38506, 38505

Algood, TN Electric Overview

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Algood has an average residential electricity price of 11.00 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.55% more than the average Tennessee price of 10.84 cents and 18.18% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a resident in the city is $132.97 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Customers in Algood pay 10.59% more compared to other residents in the US. With 140 residential customers, Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation is the largest supplier in the city.

Algood is home to zero power producing plants. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. The city averages 4,437.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use. A total of 18,761,944.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Algood

Algood residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.120/kWh$0.099/kWh$207.44/mo.$97.37/mo.
239th11.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Algood
284th$132.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Algood Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Algood, Tennessee

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Upper Cumberland Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED11.00132.97No DataIcon representing missing value.628,96669,217,000

Monterey, TN Electric Overview

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Monterey's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.68 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.44% below Tennessee's average price of 10.84 cents and 20.59% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Volunteer Electric Cooperative.

Electricity use in Monterey creates 12,602,630.92 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 154th most of any city in Tennessee. The city also ranks 20th worst in Tennessee in pollution per resident, averaging 4,437.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 41,618.5 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Monterey

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.103/kWh$214.01/mo.$91.06/mo.
131st10.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Monterey
166th$128.27Average residential monthly electricity bill for Monterey Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Monterey, Tennessee

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Volunteer Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.68128.27No DataIcon representing missing value.1,437,794153,569,000

Putnam County, Tennessee Details

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Putnam County that report energy loss, including Cookeville Electric, Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation, and Volunteer Electric Cooperative. Combined, these 4 providers average an annual energy loss of 5.21% of electricity generated. With a national average energy loss of 2.76%, Putnam County is ranked as the 2213th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Putnam County:

  • Algood, Tennessee:
    • Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation: 100.00%
  • Baxter, Tennessee:
    • Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation: 100.00%
  • Cookeville, Tennessee:
    • Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation: 63.08%
    • Cookeville Electric: 36.92%
  • Monterey, Tennessee:
    • Volunteer Electric Cooperative: 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 Putnam County, Tennessee?

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1Cookeville Electric18,678
2Upper Cumberland Electric Membership Corporation11,015
3Volunteer Electric Cooperative1,913
4Caney Fork Electric Cooperative1,031

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers offering service in Putnam County, Tennessee.

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

By total revenue, Cookeville Electric is the largest electricity supplier in Putnam County, Tennessee.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16