Rhea County, TN: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Rhea County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rhea County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Rhea County is Dayton, TN Electric.

In Rhea County, 19,073,625 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuel sources. Rhea County is 1st out of 95 counties in Tennessee for total electricity generation from non-renewable sources.

Rhea County is ranked as the 1334th largest electricity consuming county out of 3230 counties in the nation with 463,960.45 megawatt hours being consumed by customers living there.

Customers in Rhea County experience an average of 4.09 outages lasting 402.5 minutes each year, compared to the national averages of 1.45 outages at 171.11 minutes an outage.

With total generation of 19,886,047 megawatt hours, Rhea County is the largest generator of electricity in Tennessee out of 95 counties.

While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, Rhea County's average is 26.20% lower than at 11.90 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    463,960 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.18 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    19,886,047 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    812,422 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    19,073,625 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    607.71 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Dayton

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Dayton Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

12.6¢ per kWh

  • 3.08% lower than last month
  • 6.97% higher than April last year
  • 1.27% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 25.5% lower than the US average
  • 185th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 7 since April last year
  • 5,144th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,853 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 42 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.2¢ per kWh

  • 0.56% higher than last month
  • 2.21% lower than April last year
  • 0.84% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 24.32% lower than the US average
  • 180th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since April last year
  • 5,059th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 65 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,596 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$103.49 per month

  • 11.81% lower than last month
  • 2.97% higher than April last year
  • 10.65% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 8.21% lower than the US average
  • 32nd in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 14 since April last year
  • 12,374th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3,655 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 431 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$128.4 per month

  • 0.19% higher than last month
  • 5% lower than April last year
  • 9.73% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 5.64% lower than the US average
  • 24th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 12,791st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 21 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,119 since April last year

Dayton, TN Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Dayton are billed a residential electricity price of 12.20 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.84% less than the average state price of 12.30 cents and 24.32% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $128.4. This is 10.64% below the Tennessee average bill of $143.68. Dayton, TN Electric is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

Electricity use in Dayton results in the release of 29,720,627.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 85th highest amount in Tennessee out of 505 cities. Averaging 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 13th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dayton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.102/kWh$189.60/mo.$87.32/mo.
180th12.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dayton
24th$128.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dayton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dayton, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dayton, TN ElectricBUNDLED12.15128.38112,543.613,671,596.95

Spring City, TN Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Spring City are billed a residential electricity price of 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 3.90% less than the average state price of 12.30 cents and 26.66% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $136.14. This is 5.25% below the Tennessee average bill of $143.68. The city has an average of 4.09 power outages per consumer each year. These outages go on for an average of 402.5 minutes. In contrast, the US average is 1.45 outages per customer and 171.11 minutes an outage.

Electricity use in Spring City results in the release of 9,912,447.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 191st highest amount in Tennessee out of 505 cities. Averaging 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 13th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Spring City

Spring City residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.103/kWh$214.01/mo.$91.06/mo.
93rd11.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Spring City
134th$136.14Average residential monthly electricity bill for Spring City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Spring City, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Volunteer Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.78136.161,431,560168,617,000

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Graysville, TN Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Graysville are billed a residential electricity price of 12.15 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.24% less than the average state price of 12.30 cents and 24.63% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $130.07. This is 9.48% below the Tennessee average bill of $143.68. EPB Chattanooga is the largest supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

Electricity use in Graysville results in the release of 5,733,506.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 267th highest amount in Tennessee out of 505 cities. Averaging 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 13th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Graysville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.104/kWh$194.43/mo.$89.46/mo.
173rd12.15¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Graysville
28th$130.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Graysville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Graysville, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dayton, TN ElectricBUNDLED12.15128.38112,543.613,671,596.95
EPB ChattanoogaBUNDLED12.07130.892,091,929252,527,000

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Electricity Production in Rhea County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Rhea County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rhea County TN Nuclear 19,073,625
Rhea County TN Conventional Hydroelectric 812,422

There is 1 Nuclear Power Plant in Rhea County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rhea County TN Nuclear 19,073,625

Rhea County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Rhea County results in the release of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is 93rd highest in Tennessee out of 95 counties. This total also results in a ranking of 2969th worst in the US for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. The county is home to 2 power producing plants, which is the 1033rd highest number of power plants within a county out of the United States' 3230 counties. Rhea County's primary fuel type is Nuclear, with 95.91% of electricity generation coming from the fuel type.

NUCLEAR
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Nuclear
95.91%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
4.09%

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Rhea County that report energy loss, including Volunteer Electric Cooperative, Dayton, TN Electric, and EPB Chattanooga. Together, these 3 electricity companies average an annual energy loss of 5.31% of electricity produced. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Rhea County a rank of 38th best in the state out of 95 counties.

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Rhea County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Volunteer Electric Cooperative9,596
2Dayton, TN Electric8,993
3EPB Chattanooga2,153

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

The largest electricity provider in Rhea County, Tennessee by total customer count is Volunteer Electric Cooperative.

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

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Rhea County, Tennessee.

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

There are 2 electricity plants in Rhea County, Tennessee

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-21