Washington County, Tennessee Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Washington County, Tennessee Electricity Overview

Washington County generates 91.83% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 1.43 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

During the previous 12 months, Washington County has experienced a 34.59% drop in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production.

The largest electricity provider in Washington County by number of customers is BrightRidge.

Washington County produces 0.13 megawatt hours of electricity per person in the county from non-renewable electricity fuel sources. They are the 862nd highest county in the nation for non-renewable production per capita.

Washington County ranks 8th in Tennessee out of 95 counties for solar electricity generation per capita, averaging 0.06 megawatt hours generated per person a year.

Washington County emits 4,103.56 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Tennessee average of 4,765.3.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,928,640 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.5 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    206,697 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    189,820 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    16,877 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.55 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    545,777,068 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,103.56 kg

Johnson City, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Johnson City is around 10.89 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 22.16% lower than the average national electricity rate of 13.99 cents. With annual generation of 16,877 megawatt hours, Johnson City is the 14th largest generator of electricity in Tennessee. Power facilities in the city are fueled by non-renewable fuels for 100.00% of the megawatt hours they produce. This is the 8th most in the state out of 505 cities.

Around 4,568.98 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 5th worst polluter in Tennessee out of 505 cities. Total emissions in the city are 324,607,846.5 kilograms, which is the 8th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. Natural Gas makes up 98.11% of the fuel used for electricity production in Johnson City. Johnson City has one electricity producing plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Johnson City

Johnson City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.095/kWh$218.80/mo.$94.87/mo.
168th10.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Johnson City
309th$133.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Johnson City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Johnson City, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
BrightRidgeBUNDLED11.64137.42985,085114,645,000
Elizabethon ElectricBUNDLED10.73118.87305,11032,753,000
Kingsport PowerBUNDLED10.14130.76656,12366,524,214

Zips with electric coverage in Johnson City, Tennessee include: 37604, 37601, 37659, 37615, 37686, 37694, 37614

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Jonesborough, TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Jonesborough is around 10.89 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 22.18% lower than the average national electricity rate of 13.99 cents. BrightRidge has an estimated 1,244 residential customers, which is more than any other provider who operates in the city.

Around 4,526.14 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 16th worst polluter in Tennessee out of 505 cities. Total emissions in the city are 26,523,205.77 kilograms, which is the 102nd worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city is home to no power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jonesborough

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.095/kWh$218.82/mo.$94.84/mo.
164th10.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jonesborough
316th$134.09Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jonesborough Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jonesborough, Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
BrightRidgeBUNDLED11.64137.42985,085114,645,000
Kingsport PowerBUNDLED10.14130.76656,12366,524,214

Oak Grove CDP (Washington County), TN Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Oak Grove CDP (Washington County) is around 10.89 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 22.20% lower than the average national electricity rate of 13.99 cents. The city generates 181,752 megawatt hours from its power plants, which is the 9th most in total production for a city in Tennessee. The city generates about 40.55 megawatt hours per person per year from its power plants, which makes them the 5th highest generating city in Tennessee out of 505 cities.

Around 0 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 502nd worst polluter in Tennessee out of 505 cities. Total emissions in the city are 0 kilograms, which is the 502nd worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in Oak Grove CDP (Washington County). Oak Grove CDP (Washington County) has one electricity producing plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Oak Grove CDP (Washington County)

Oak Grove CDP (Washington County) residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.095/kWh$218.82/mo.$94.83/mo.
163rd10.89¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Oak Grove CDP (Washington County)
315th$134.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Oak Grove CDP (Washington County) Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Oak Grove CDP (Washington County), Tennessee

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
BrightRidgeBUNDLED11.64137.42985,085114,645,000
Kingsport PowerBUNDLED10.14130.76656,12366,524,214

Electricity Production in Washington County, Tennessee

Power Plants in Washington County, Tennessee

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Oak Grove CDP (Washington County) TN Conventional Hydroelectric 181,752
Mountain Home Energy CenterExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Johnson City TN Natural Gas 16,8778,311,172.96492.46
SR JonesboroughSR Jonesborough II, LLC (100.00%)
Washington County TN Solar 8,068

Washington County, Tennessee Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 4,103.56 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 2012th worst in the US. This adds up to total emissions of 545,777,068.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the county the 12th highest for total emissions in the state. Over 87.93% of electricity in Washington County comes from generation using Conventional Hydroelectric. Taken together with Natural Gas (8.01%) and Solar (3.90%), these three fuel types account for 99.85% of the county's electricity generation. There are 3 electricity plants in Washington County, which is the 734th highest number of power plants in a county in the country.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
Conventional Hydroelectric
87.93%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
8.01%
SOLAR
Solar
3.90%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.15%

Washington County, Tennessee Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity suppliers in Washington County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Residents of Tennessee have nonexistent net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Washington County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 4.22% of their energy lost per year. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Tennessee average is 2.57%, resulting in a rank of 1243rd best in the United States and a state rank of 22nd best out of 3221 and 95 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Washington County, Tennessee

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Washington County, Tennessee?

By total megawatt hours sold, BrightRidge is the largest electricity supplier in Washington County, Tennessee.

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

Washington County, Tennessee is home to 3 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Washington County, Tennessee?

There are 3 active electricity plants located in Washington County, Tennessee

What electricity companies offer service in Washington County, Tennessee?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1BrightRidge70,180
2Kingsport Power12,719
3Erwin Utilities774

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-24