Electric Rates & Providers in Shelby County, TN

Shelby County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Shelby County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

As the 285th largest generator of solar energy in the United States out of 3230, Shelby County produces a total of 107,120 megawatt hours from solar.

On average, Shelby County citizens are responsible for 4,473.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person each year, while the statewide average emissions per capita is 4,356.33.

With a population of 916,371 residents, Shelby County is the 63rd most populated county in the country.

In the past 12 months, Shelby County had a 2.75% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita.

At an average residential price of 11.76 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Shelby County benefit from a 27.07% discount from the national average rate.

The 5,849,528 megawatt hours of electricity created by non-renewable energy places Shelby County at 4th out of 95 counties in Tennessee in non-renewable power generation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    12,992,693 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.18 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    5,956,648 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    107,120 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    5,849,528 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.5 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    4,099,463,086 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,473.58 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Memphis

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Memphis Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

12.22¢ per kWh

  • 7.48% lower than last month
  • 7.07% higher than April last year
  • 4.22% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 27.73% lower than the US average
  • 86th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 197 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 16 since April last year
  • 4,287th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3,131 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 101 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.84¢ per kWh

  • 0.57% higher than last month
  • 1.1% lower than April last year
  • 3.76% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 26.55% lower than the US average
  • 102nd in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 29 since April last year
  • 4,105th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 59 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 781 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$98.56 per month

  • 6.64% lower than last month
  • 4.4% higher than April last year
  • 14.91% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 12.58% lower than the US average
  • 16th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 9 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since April last year
  • 10,591st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,162 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,276 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$135.83 per month

  • 0.26% higher than last month
  • 3.46% lower than April last year
  • 4.5% lower than the Tennessee average
  • 0.18% lower than the US average
  • 109th in the state out of 494 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 25 since April last year
  • 15,887th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 105 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 815 since April last year

Memphis, TN Electricity Overview

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Memphis has an average residential electricity rate of 11.84 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this price is below both the Tennessee and national average prices of 12.30 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Electricity facilities in the city are fueled by non-renewable fuel types for 99.99% of the megawatt hours generate. This is 2nd most in the state out of the 505 cities. Solar facilities in the city generate 856 megawatt hours, which is 0.01% of the city's total electricity generation.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Memphis averages 4,664.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. Total emissions in the city are 2,896,654,289.1 kilograms, which is the highest total amount of emissions for a city in Tennessee. The city has 2 electricity generation plants, which is the 4th most out of any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Memphis

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.092/kWh$246.14/mo.$80.00/mo.
102nd11.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Memphis
109th$135.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Memphis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Memphis, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Memphis Light, Gas and WaterBUNDLED11.76135.725,180,180.94609,058,903

Zips with electric coverage in Memphis, Tennessee include: 38016, 38128, 38109, 38134, 38002, 38125, 38111, 38116, 38127, 38118, 38018 and 22 other zip code(s).

Bartlett, TN Electricity Overview

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Bartlett has an average residential electricity rate of 11.84 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this price is below both the Tennessee and national average prices of 12.30 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $135.83. This is 1.58% below the US average bill of $138.02. Consumers in Bartlett experience 2.27 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 411.6 minutes.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Bartlett averages 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. This adds up to total emissions of 240,869,972.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 11th highest for total emissions in Tennessee. The electricity used in Bartlett has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, because there are no electricity production plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bartlett

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.092/kWh$246.14/mo.$80.00/mo.
102nd11.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bartlett
109th$135.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bartlett Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bartlett, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Memphis Light, Gas and WaterBUNDLED11.76135.725,180,180.94609,058,903

Zips with electric coverage in Bartlett, Tennessee include: 38134, 38002, 38135, 38053, 38133, 38029

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Collierville, TN Electricity Overview

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Collierville has an average residential electricity rate of 11.84 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this price is below both the Tennessee and national average prices of 12.30 and 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $135.83. This is 1.58% below the US average bill of $138.02. Consumers in Collierville experience 2.27 electrical outages per year with outages lasting on average 411.6 minutes.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Collierville averages 4,178.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. This adds up to total emissions of 211,742,755.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 13th highest for total emissions in Tennessee. The electricity used in Collierville has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, because there are no electricity production plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Collierville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.092/kWh$246.14/mo.$80.00/mo.
102nd11.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Collierville
109th$135.83Average residential monthly electricity bill for Collierville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Collierville, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Memphis Light, Gas and WaterBUNDLED11.76135.725,180,180.94609,058,903

Zips with electric coverage in Collierville, Tennessee include: 38017, 38125, 38139

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Electricity Production in Shelby County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Shelby County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Memphis TN Natural Gas 5,849,5282,025,662,473.66346.3
Millington Solar FarmSR Millington, LLC (100.00%)
Millington TN Solar 102,722
SR Innovation - NIKE PVSR Innovation, LLC (100.00%)
Shelby County TN Solar 3,542
IKEA Memphis 508IKEA Property Inc (100.00%)
Memphis TN Solar 856

Shelby 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. Shelby County averages 4,473.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. Total emissions in the county are 4,099,463,085.59 kilograms, which is the 55th highest total amount of pollution for all counties in the US. The county has the 618th most electricity generation plants of any county in the country, with 4 total plants.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
98.23%
SOLAR
Solar
1.80%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
-0.02%

Shelby County, Tennessee Net Metering

Regulations put in place at the state level are nonexistent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Shelby County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 4.07% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Shelby County a rank of 916th best in the country out of 3230.

Power Companies in Shelby County, Tennessee

Providers In Each City in Shelby County:

  • Arlington, Tennessee:
    • Memphis Light, Gas and Water: 97.73%
    • Chickasaw Electric Cooperative: 2.27%
  • Bartlett, Tennessee:
    • Memphis Light, Gas and Water: 100.00%
  • Collierville, Tennessee:
    • Memphis Light, Gas and Water: 100.00%
  • Germantown, Tennessee:
    • Memphis Light, Gas and Water: 100.00%
  • Lakeland, Tennessee:
    • Memphis Light, Gas and Water: 100.00%
  • Memphis, Tennessee:
    • Memphis Light, Gas and Water: 100.00%
  • Millington, Tennessee:
    • Memphis Light, Gas and Water: 100.00%

* 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 Shelby County, Tennessee?

By total customer count, Memphis Light, Gas and Water is the largest electricity company in Shelby County, Tennessee.

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

Shelby County, Tennessee is home to 4 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Shelby County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Memphis Light, Gas and Water415,820

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-16