Shelby County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Shelby County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

Over 2.57% of Shelby County's electricity production comes from sustainable fuels, putting Shelby County at 845th in the US for total renewable electricity generation.

In the last 12 months, Shelby County experienced a 11.64% increase in CO2 emissions per capita.

The use of natural gas in Shelby County yields a total of 4,426,671.46 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 1st out of 95 counties in Tennessee.

Shelby County produces 0.13 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuels. This makes Shelby County the 27th highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in Tennessee out of 95 counties.

Shelby County is 1st out of 95 counties in Tennessee in solar power generation, with 116,920 megawatt hours produced from solar.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, Shelby County's average rate is 22.92% lower than at 10.79 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    13,482,167 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.5 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,542,938 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    116,920 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,426,018 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    4.89 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    4,357,443,202 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,686.71 kg

Memphis, TN Electricity Overview

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Memphis has an average residential electricity rate of 10.79 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this price is below both the Tennessee and national average prices of 11.39 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Non-renewable fuels are used to generate 4,426,018 megawatt hours in the city, which is 99.97% of the city's total generation. There are 4,426,671.46 megawatt hours produced by facilities in the city from the use of natural gas. This is the most for a city in Tennessee out of 505 cities.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Memphis averages 4,818.95 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. Total emissions in the city are 3,050,899,367.96 kilograms, which is the 2nd highest total amount of emissions for a city in Tennessee. The city has 2 electricity generation plants, which is the 3rd most out of any city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Memphis

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.092/kWh$181.80/mo.$80.00/mo.
145th10.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Memphis
83rd$122.55Average 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 WaterBUNDLED10.79122.555,161,083556,630,319

Zips with electric coverage in Memphis, Tennessee include: 38128, 38016, 38134, 38109, 38127, 38111, 38116, 38118, 38002, 38125, 38115 and 22 other zip code(s).

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Bartlett, TN Electricity Overview

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Bartlett has an average residential electricity rate of 10.79 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this price is below both the Tennessee and national average prices of 11.39 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Bartlett average is 1.06% lower at $122.55 per month. With an estimated 17,535 total residential customers, Memphis Light, Gas and Water is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Bartlett averages 4,526.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. This adds up to total emissions of 261,547,776.24 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 January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.092/kWh$181.80/mo.$80.00/mo.
145th10.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bartlett
83rd$122.55Average 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 WaterBUNDLED10.79122.555,161,083556,630,319

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

Collierville, TN Electricity Overview

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Collierville has an average residential electricity rate of 10.79 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this price is below both the Tennessee and national average prices of 11.39 and 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Collierville average is 1.06% lower at $122.55 per month. With an estimated 19,505 total residential customers, Memphis Light, Gas and Water is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Collierville averages 4,526.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. This adds up to total emissions of 232,299,831.59 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 January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.092/kWh$181.80/mo.$80.00/mo.
145th10.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Collierville
83rd$122.55Average 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 WaterBUNDLED10.79122.555,161,083556,630,319

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

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 4,426,0181,567,263,739.37354.112/2023
Millington Solar FarmSR Millington, LLC (100.00%)
Millington TN Solar 112,148
SR Innovation - NIKE PVSR Innovation, LLC (100.00%)
Shelby County TN Solar 3,483
IKEA Memphis 508IKEA Property Inc (100.00%)
Memphis TN Solar 1,289

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 4,686.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. Total emissions in the county are 4,357,443,202.17 kilograms, which is the 54th highest total amount of pollution for all counties in the US. The county has the 566th 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
97.44%
SOLAR
Solar
2.57%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
-0.01%

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 3.58% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Shelby County a rank of 674th best in the country out of 3221.

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 Water421,857

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-24