Summary of Electricity Activity in Georgia

Summary of Georgia Generation

Georgia is ranked #8 out of 51 U.S. states and territories in terms of total annual net electricity generation. electricity generation data is aggregated from Jan 2001 to Mar 2024.

Companies on File152
Plants on File303
Total Generation9.96G MMBtu
Total Sales 10.38G kWh
Total Revenue $1.11B

Map of Top Producing Cities in the Georgia

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Overall National Rank

#8 /51 U.S. States

In Net Annual Generation

Overall Annual Net Geneneration

145.4 TWh

Total Annual Fuel Consumption

1.4 G MMBtu

Electric Companies in Georgia


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Monthly Net Generation for Georgia

Electricity Sales Distribution

Electricity Sales, Price, and Revenue Breakdown

SalesPrice (Avg)Revenue
Residential3.95G kWh13.57 cents/kWh$536.63M
Commercial3.67G kWh11.11 cents/kWh$407.81M
Industrial2.74G kWh5.86 cents/kWh$160.93M
Transportation12.23M kWh5.42 cents/kWh$663.02k
Total10.38G kWh10.65 cents/kWh$1.11B

Production by Source

Largest 24 Power Plants in Georgia

RankPlantUtilityLocationAnnual GenerationInitial Operation DateLast UpdateFuel Types
#4BowenGeorgia Power CoCartersville, Georgia11.5 TWhSep 1971Mar 2024 Bituminous Coal : 99.8%
#9Chattahoochee Energy FacilityOglethorpe Power CorporationFranklin, Georgia3.8 TWhJan 2003Mar 2024 Natural Gas
#20Cool Springs Solar (Hybrid)Cool Springs Solar, LLCBainbridge, Georgia506.1 GWhNov 2021Mar 2024 Solar : 99.9%
#3Edwin I HatchGeorgia Power CoBaxley, Georgia15.4 TWhNov 1975Mar 2024 Nuclear
#11Effingham Energy FacilityOglethorpe Power CorporationRincon, Georgia2.5 TWhJul 2003Feb 2024 Natural Gas
#21Flint River OperationsInternational Paper - Flint River MillOglethorpe, Georgia491.2 GWhNov 1980Dec 2022 Black Liquor : 66.4% Wood/Wood Waste Solids : 27.8% Natural Gas : 4.8% Distillate Fuel Oil : 1.0%
#17Georgia-Pacific Cedar SpringsGeorgia-Pacific Cedar Springs LLCCedar Springs, Georgia542.9 GWhSep 1963Mar 2024 Black Liquor : 46.9% Wood/Wood Waste Solids : 22.3% Bituminous Coal : 17.3% Natural Gas : 8.5% Residual Fuel Oil : 2.6% Distillate Fuel Oil : 2.4%
#23Hartwell LakeUSCE-Savannah DistrictHartwell, Georgia474.6 GWhMar 1962Dec 2022 Water
#13Hawk Road FacilityOglethorpe Power CorporationFranklin, Georgia812.7 GWhApr 2001Dec 2022 Natural Gas
#15International Paper Savanna MillInternational Paper CoSavannah, Georgia717.0 GWhMay 1981Mar 2024 Black Liquor : 62.3% Natural Gas : 31.5% Wood/Wood Waste Solids : 6.2%
#2Jack McDonoughGeorgia Power CoSmyrna, Georgia19.3 TWhApr 1971Mar 2024 Natural Gas
#18Jesup PlantRayonier Advanced MaterialsJesup, Georgia539.1 GWhMay 1954Dec 2022 Black Liquor : 74.2% Wood/Wood Waste Solids : 12.9% Natural Gas : 11.7% Residual Fuel Oil : 1.2%
#6McIntosh Combined Cycle FacilityGeorgia Power CoRincon, Georgia9.4 TWhMay 2005Mar 2024 Natural Gas
#19Port Wentworth MillInternational Paper Port Wentworth MillPort Wentworth, Georgia510.8 GWhJul 1991Dec 2022 Black Liquor : 66.5% Wood/Wood Waste Solids : 21.5% Natural Gas : 9.2% Other Biomass Liquids : 1.4% Other Biomass Gas : 1.4%
#22Riverwood International Macon MillRiverwood Intl USA IncMacon, Georgia490.4 GWhMay 1948Dec 2022 Black Liquor : 62.1% Wood/Wood Waste Solids : 31.1% Natural Gas : 4.3% Sludge Waste : 1.8% Waste/Other Oil : 0.6%
#8SchererGeorgia Power CoJuliette, Georgia7.9 TWhFeb 1982Mar 2024 Subbituminous Coal : 99.9%
#16Talbot County EnergyOglethorpe Power CorporationBox Springs, Georgia605.6 GWhMar 2002Dec 2022 Natural Gas : 99.9%
#7Thomas A Smith Energy FacilityOglethorpe Power CorporationDalton, Georgia9.3 TWhMay 2002Mar 2024 Natural Gas
#1VogtleGeorgia Power CoWaynesboro, Georgia27.8 TWhApr 1987Mar 2024 Nuclear
#24Walter F GeorgeUSCE-Mobile DistrictFt. Gaines, Georgia473.5 GWhFeb 1963Dec 2022 Water
#14Walton County Power, LLCSEPG Operating Services, LLC WaltonMonroe, Georgia749.5 GWhMay 2001Dec 2022 Natural Gas
#5Wansley Combined CycleSouthern Power CoFranklin, Georgia9.5 TWhMay 2002Mar 2024 Natural Gas
#10Wansley Unit 9Municipal Electric AuthorityFranklin, Georgia3.1 TWhMay 2004Mar 2024 Natural Gas
#12YatesGeorgia Power CoNewnan, Georgia1.5 TWhAug 1950Dec 2022 Natural Gas

Electricity Generation by Georgia Counties

State RankCounty# Power PlantsNet Generation
Past 12 Months
Net Generation
from Natural Gas
Net Generation
from Wind
Net Generation
from Solar
Net Generation
from Nuclear
#4Appling County, GA215.4 TWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh60.9 GWh15.4 TWh
#50Baldwin County, GA2129.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#62Barrow County, GA244.1 GWh4.7 GWh0.0 Wh3.5 GWh0.0 Wh
#6Bartow County, GA211.7 TWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#18Bibb County, GA5735.7 GWh21.2 GWh0.0 Wh245.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#73Bleckley County, GA29.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh9.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#17Brooks County, GA2745.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh745.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#77Bulloch County, GA46.1 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh6.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#1Burke County, GA728.0 TWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh224.3 GWh27.8 TWh
#56Camden County, GA359.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh58.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#51Candler County, GA1102.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh102.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#80Charlton County, GA14.4 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh4.4 GWh0.0 Wh
#10Chatham County, GA91.3 TWh325.1 GWh0.0 Wh1.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#58Chattahoochee County, GA156.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh56.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#70Clarke County, GA311.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#20Clay County, GA2728.1 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh254.5 GWh0.0 Wh
#2Cobb County, GA519.3 TWh19.3 TWh0.0 Wh2.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#59Colquitt County, GA355.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh55.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#54Columbia County, GA388.2 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh7.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#9Coweta County, GA11.5 TWh1.5 TWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#19Decatur County, GA6729.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh728.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#88DeKalb County, GA5182.4 MWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh128.5 MWh0.0 Wh
#22Dougherty County, GA8679.3 GWh766.5 MWh0.0 Wh353.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#78Douglas County, GA15.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh5.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#13Early County, GA5982.0 GWh46.3 GWh0.0 Wh439.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#5Effingham County, GA612.1 TWh11.9 TWh0.0 Wh40.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#30Elbert County, GA2452.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh62.7 GWh0.0 Wh
#76Emanuel County, GA26.5 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh6.5 GWh0.0 Wh
#63Fannin County, GA139.5 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#44Forsyth County, GA1217.0 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#33Franklin County, GA2418.8 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh6.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#53Fulton County, GA1490.1 GWh48.5 GWh0.0 Wh1.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#31Glynn County, GA4440.6 GWh118.0 GWh0.0 Wh33.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#81Grady County, GA13.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh3.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#75Greene County, GA16.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh6.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#57Gwinnett County, GA257.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#40Habersham County, GA2274.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#52Hancock County, GA194.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#74Harris County, GA29.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh9.7 GWh0.0 Wh
#16Hart County, GA2782.0 GWh298.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#3Heard County, GA617.6 TWh17.6 TWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#37Houston County, GA3334.5 GWh163.5 GWh0.0 Wh168.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#38Jackson County, GA1334.0 GWh330.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#55Jasper County, GA176.2 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#15Jeff Davis County, GA6783.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh783.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#86Jefferson County, GA31.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh1.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#65Jenkins County, GA137.0 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh37.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#32Lamar County, GA1424.1 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#83Lanier County, GA13.1 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh3.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#43Laurens County, GA3217.6 GWh51.0 GWh0.0 Wh7.2 GWh0.0 Wh
#35Lee County, GA3387.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh387.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#48Liberty County, GA2164.0 GWh12.4 GWh0.0 Wh55.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#28Lowndes County, GA11472.3 GWh14.1 GWh0.0 Wh113.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#26Macon County, GA2491.2 GWh23.5 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#34Madison County, GA2411.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh4.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#69Meriwether County, GA312.1 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh12.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#11Mitchell County, GA71.2 TWh217.9 GWh0.0 Wh968.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#8Monroe County, GA38.2 TWh281.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#7Murray County, GA49.4 TWh9.3 TWh0.0 Wh17.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#39Muscogee County, GA4306.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh2.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#67Peach County, GA221.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh21.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#29Polk County, GA6460.4 GWh455.2 GWh0.0 Wh5.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#68Putnam County, GA414.2 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh14.2 GWh0.0 Wh
#45Rabun County, GA4216.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#46Randolph County, GA1201.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh201.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#25Richmond County, GA8510.7 GWh101.1 GWh0.0 Wh68.2 GWh0.0 Wh
#87Seminole County, GA11.4 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh1.4 GWh0.0 Wh
#64Spalding County, GA137.8 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#60Stephens County, GA154.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#41Stewart County, GA2248.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh248.7 GWh0.0 Wh
#82Sumter County, GA23.1 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh3.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#23Talbot County, GA2605.6 GWh604.8 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#85Tattnall County, GA22.1 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh2.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#14Taylor County, GA7850.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh829.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#79Telfair County, GA14.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh4.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#47Terrell County, GA3195.2 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh195.2 GWh0.0 Wh
#84Thomas County, GA12.8 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh2.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#42Troup County, GA3242.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh7.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#27Twiggs County, GA3483.2 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh463.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#66Union County, GA136.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#36Upson County, GA3374.7 GWh372.3 GWh0.0 Wh1.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#12Walton County, GA81.1 TWh1.0 TWh0.0 Wh69.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#72Ware County, GA310.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh10.7 GWh0.0 Wh
#49Warren County, GA2141.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh141.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#21Washington County, GA5726.6 GWh714.2 GWh0.0 Wh12.5 GWh0.0 Wh
#24Wayne County, GA2544.9 GWh62.8 GWh0.0 Wh5.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#71Wilkinson County, GA211.5 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh11.5 GWh0.0 Wh
#61Worth County, GA245.4 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh

Top 20 Electricity Producing Cities in Georgia

CityNet Generation# Power Plants
Albany, Georgia679.3 GWh5
Bainbridge, Georgia729.2 GWh5
Baxley, Georgia15.4 TWh2
Butler, Georgia829.6 GWh5
Camilla, Georgia936.0 GWh3
Cartersville, Georgia11.7 TWh2
Dalton, Georgia9.3 TWh2
Fort Gaines, Georgia728.1 GWh2
Franklin, Georgia17.6 TWh5
Hartwell, Georgia782.0 GWh2
Juliette, Georgia7.9 TWh1
Lumpkin, Georgia1.0 TWh2
Monroe, Georgia1.1 TWh6
Newnan, Georgia1.5 TWh1
Piney Grove, Georgia14.3 TWh2
Quitman, Georgia745.6 GWh2
Rincon, Georgia12.1 TWh5
Savannah, Georgia766.1 GWh2
Smyrna, Georgia19.3 TWh1
Waynesboro, Georgia28.0 TWh6

Electricity Generation for Neighboring States

National RankStateNet Generation# Power Plants
#6Alabama151.5 TWh100
#26Arkansas67.1 TWh97
#49Delaware5.2 TWh39
#51District of Columbia201.1 GWh18
#2Florida278.4 TWh396
#5Illinois198.5 TWh470
#17Indiana99.7 TWh260
#24Kentucky68.7 TWh79
#15Louisiana106.6 TWh131
#38Maryland38.5 TWh223
#20Mississippi78.5 TWh85
#22Missouri72.0 TWh174
#23New Jersey69.7 TWh443
#9North Carolina140.3 TWh1,100
#7Ohio149.7 TWh283
#3Pennsylvania256.0 TWh360
#13South Carolina110.4 TWh292
#19Tennessee87.3 TWh105
#16Virginia102.5 TWh281
#31West Virginia56.2 TWh64

* Net Generation data is based on the last 12 months since Mar 2024