Sevier County, Tennessee Electric Profile

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Sevier County, Tennessee Overview

Sevier County comes in as the 31st worst pollution level from electricity consumption out of 95 counties in the state, emitting 199,629,124.93 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Residents of Sevier County are paying, on average, 25.84% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average rate, at 10.20 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.76 cents per kilowatt hour.

Hydroelectric power now accounts for 100.00% of the electricity produced in the county after a 31.57% in electricity produced using hydroelectric power.

Sevier County is 8th in Tennessee rankings for total megawatt hours produced from renewable energy, with 765,466 megawatt hours produced from renewable fuel types.

With total generation of 765,466 megawatt hours, Sevier County is the 15th largest producer of electricity in Tennessee out of 95 counties.

The average monthly residential electricity expense in Sevier County is 5.95% lower than the US average monthly residential bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,426,132  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.5  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    765,466  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    765,466  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.78  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    199,629,125  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,029.16  kg

Sevierville, TN Electric Overview

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Sevierville's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 10.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.92% less than the average Tennessee price of 11.15 cents and 26.98% lower than the national average of 13.76 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $122.19, while the Sevierville average is 7.33% below at $113.23 per month. Sevier County Electric has an estimated 2,800 residential customers, which is more than any other provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Sevierville averages 4,380.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 9th highest in Tennessee out of 505 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 78,357,587.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 34th largest emissions amount in Tennessee. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sevierville

Sevierville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.119/kWh$0.103/kWh $209.24/mo.$97.50/mo.
26th 10.05¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sevierville
40th $113.23 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sevierville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sevierville, Tennessee

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Appalachian Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 11.54 146.52 631,326 72,833,000
Knoxville Utilities Board BUNDLED 10.86 122.69 2,513,239 272,826,000
Sevier County Electric BUNDLED 10.01 112.63 487,756 48,845,000

Zips with electric coverage in Sevierville, Tennessee include: 37876, 37862, 37764

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Seymour CDP, TN Electric Overview

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Seymour CDP's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 10.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.97% less than the average Tennessee price of 11.15 cents and 21.35% lower than the national average of 13.76 cents. Knoxville Utilities Board sells an estimated 107,574.37 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other electricity providers.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Seymour CDP averages 4,380.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 159th highest in Tennessee out of 505 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 64,410,996.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 39th largest emissions amount in Tennessee. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Seymour CDP

Seymour CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.119/kWh$0.099/kWh $180.76/mo.$92.27/mo.
162nd 10.82¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Seymour CDP
117th $124.28 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Seymour CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Seymour CDP, Tennessee

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Alcoa Utilities BUNDLED 10.70 129.9 383,123 41,001,000
Knoxville Utilities Board BUNDLED 10.86 122.69 2,513,239 272,826,000

Pigeon Forge, TN Electric Overview

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Pigeon Forge's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 10.01 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.21% less than the average Tennessee price of 11.15 cents and 27.22% lower than the national average of 13.76 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $122.19, while the Pigeon Forge average is 7.83% below at $112.63 per month. Sevier County Electric has an estimated 1,614 residential customers, which is more than any other provider in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Pigeon Forge averages 4,380.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 9th highest in Tennessee out of 505 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 27,783,675.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 94th largest emissions amount in Tennessee. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.103/kWh$0.100/kWh $127.83/mo.$112.63/mo.
20th 10.01¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pigeon Forge
36th $112.63 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pigeon Forge Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Sevier County Electric BUNDLED 10.01 112.63 487,756 48,845,000

Zips with electric coverage in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee include: 37876, 37862, 37863

Energy Production in Sevier County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Sevier County, Tennessee

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Sevier County TN Conventional Hydroelectric 765,466

Sevier County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Sevier County averages 2,029.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity consumption. This adds up to total emissions of 199,629,124.93 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the county the 31st highest for total pollution in Tennessee. The main fuel type used in Sevier County is Conventional Hydroelectric. They produce 100.00% of the total generation in the county from this fuel. There is one power producing plant in Sevier County.

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Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Sevier County is 4.86%. This includes data from 4 suppliers, including Sevier County Electric, Knoxville Utilities Board, and Appalachian Electric Cooperative. With a state average energy loss of 2.57%, Sevier County is ranked as the 40th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Sevier County:

  • Gatlinburg, Tennessee:
    • Sevier County Electric: 100.00%
  • Pigeon Forge, Tennessee:
    • Sevier County Electric: 100.00%
  • Pittman Center, Tennessee:
    • Sevier County Electric: 100.00%
  • Sevierville, Tennessee:
    • Appalachian Electric Cooperative: 1.39%
    • Knoxville Utilities Board: 1.30%
    • Sevier County Electric: 97.31%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Sevier County, Tennessee?

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

How many power plants are within Sevier County, Tennessee?

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

What electricity companies offer service in Sevier County, Tennessee?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Sevier County Electric 47,698
2 Knoxville Utilities Board 17,653
3 Appalachian Electric Cooperative 925
4 Newport Electric Company 876

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

Sevier County, Tennessee is home to 4 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-04-27