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Rutherford County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rutherford County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

Rutherford County is the 17th highest county in Tennessee for non-renewable production per capita, with an average of 0.1 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable sources.

The largest supplier in Rutherford County by megawatt hours sold is Middle Tennessee Electric.

Rutherford County produces 0.73% of their required electricity and must import the remaining 99.27% from nearby counties.

The burning of non-renewable fuel types in electricity production in Rutherford County has declined by 4.01% in the past year.

Rutherford County ranks 5th out of 95 counties in the state for total consumption, with its population consuming 5,056,156.34 megawatt hours.

Rutherford County has the 223rd worst pollution level due to electricity consumption in the United States, emitting 1,472,178,866.17 kilograms of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    5,056,156 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.02 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    37,033 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    37,033 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.1 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,472,178,866 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,082.37 kg

Murfreesboro, TN Electricity Overview

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Murfreesboro averages a residential electricity price of 11.35 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within their city limits, which is 7.45% less than Tennessee's average rate of 12.27 cents and 29.12% below the US average of 16.01 cents. The city is ranked 13th in Tennessee in total electricity produced from electrical power plants within its borders, with 37,033 megawatt hours generated. Power plants in the city generate, on average, 0.23 megawatt hours per person from non-renewable fuel types, which ranks it 6th out of 505 cities in the state.

Emitting 665,084,224.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Murfreesboro ranks 5th worst out of 505 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Averaging 4,095.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 7th highest in the state for pollution per capita. Roughly 100.00% of Murfreesboro's electricity is generated using Natural Gas. Murfreesboro is home to one power generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.096/kWh$208.96/mo.$100.44/mo.
18th11.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Murfreesboro
141st$137.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Murfreesboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Middle Tennessee ElectricBUNDLED11.31137.734,305,758487,035,000

Zips with electric coverage in Murfreesboro, Tennessee include: 37128, 37167, 37129, 37130, 37127, 37153, 37132

Smyrna, TN Electricity Overview

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Smyrna averages a residential electricity price of 11.35 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within their city limits, which is 7.45% less than Tennessee's average rate of 12.27 cents and 29.12% below the US average of 16.01 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $137.13. This is 2.61% below the Tennessee average bill of $140.8. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Middle Tennessee Electric.

Emitting 213,364,980.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Smyrna ranks 12th worst out of 505 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 4,071.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 220th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no electricity production sources, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 734,702.41 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Smyrna

Smyrna residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.096/kWh$208.96/mo.$100.44/mo.
18th11.35¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Smyrna
141st$137.13Average residential monthly electricity bill for Smyrna Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Smyrna, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Middle Tennessee ElectricBUNDLED11.31137.734,305,758487,035,000

Zips with electric coverage in Smyrna, Tennessee include: 37167, 37129, 37086, 37135, 37014

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La Vergne, TN Electricity Overview

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La Vergne averages a residential electricity price of 13.03 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within their city limits, which is 6.22% more than Tennessee's average rate of 12.27 cents and 18.65% below the US average of 16.01 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $133.38. This is 5.28% below the Tennessee average bill of $140.8. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Nashville Electric Service.

Emitting 155,244,491.57 kilograms of CO2 emissions, La Vergne ranks 20th worst out of 505 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 4,071.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 220th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no electricity production sources, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 534,569.93 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in La Vergne

La Vergne residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.108/kWh$201.26/mo.$94.44/mo.
417th13.03¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of La Vergne
105th$133.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for La Vergne Residents

Electric Companies With Service in La Vergne, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Middle Tennessee ElectricBUNDLED11.31137.734,305,758487,035,000
Nashville Electric ServiceBUNDLED13.44133.814,783,827642,956,000

Zips with electric coverage in La Vergne, Tennessee include: 37167, 37086, 37135

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Electricity Production in Rutherford County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Rutherford County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
MTSU Power Co-Gen PlantMiddle Tennessee State University (100.00%)
Murfreesboro TN Natural Gas 37,02214,570,594.36393.57

Rutherford County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 223rd worst ranked county in the United States, Rutherford County emits 1,472,178,866.17 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use each year. Averaging 4,082.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the county ranks 1803rd worst for pollution per capita. Roughly 100.00% of Rutherford County's electricity is generated using Natural Gas. Rutherford County is home to one power generation plant.

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Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Rutherford County that report energy loss, including Middle Tennessee Electric, Nashville Electric Service, and Duck River Electric. Together, these 3 providers average an annual energy loss of 4.21% of electricity produced. The United States average is 2.87%, resulting in Rutherford County receiving a rank of 1076th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Rutherford County, Tennessee

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Rutherford County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Middle Tennessee Electric96,040
2Nashville Electric Service14,875
3Duck River Electric546

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

The largest electricity supplier in Rutherford County, Tennessee by megawatt hours sold is Middle Tennessee Electric.

How many power plants are in Rutherford County, Tennessee?

Rutherford County, Tennessee has one electricity plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

Rutherford County, Tennessee has 3 electricity providers operating in the area.

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2023-12-06