Electric Rates & Providers in Cochise County, AZ

Cochise County, Arizona Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cochise County, Arizona Electricity Overview

The average monthly residential electric cost in Cochise County is 6.68% lower than the US average monthly residential expense.

Over 9.34% of Cochise County's electricity production comes from sustainable fuels, ranking Cochise County at 8th in Arizona for total sustainable electricity generation.

Cochise County has a population of 125,663 residents.

Cochise County ranks 4th out of 15 counties in Arizona for electricity generated from wind power.

Cochise County has emissions of 7,209.51 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,114.63.

Coal use for electricity production in Cochise County has recently declined from 906,959.87 megawatt hours produced from coal per year down to 357,456.03 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,464,548 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    11.65 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,299,411 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    214,790 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,084,621 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    18.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    905,969,282 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,209.51 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Sierra Vista

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Sierra Vista Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

19.04¢ per kWh

  • 1.98% higher than last month
  • 8.02% higher than April last year
  • 24.92% higher than the Arizona average
  • 12.59% higher than the US average
  • 453rd in the state out of 453 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 13 since April last year
  • 25,870th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 143 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,234 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

18.02¢ per kWh

  • 0.66% higher than last month
  • 9.47% higher than April last year
  • 25.69% higher than the Arizona average
  • 11.78% higher than the US average
  • 403rd in the state out of 453 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 24,788th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 165 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,047 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$96.54 per month

  • 9.47% higher than last month
  • 2.76% higher than April last year
  • 14.82% lower than the Arizona average
  • 14.37% lower than the US average
  • 234th in the state out of 453 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 91 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 69 since April last year
  • 9,310th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,390 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 341 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$128.62 per month

  • 0.17% higher than last month
  • 6.44% higher than April last year
  • 13.98% lower than the Arizona average
  • 5.48% lower than the US average
  • 222nd in the state out of 453 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 12 since April last year
  • 12,860th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 15 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,627 since April last year

Sierra Vista, AZ Electricity Overview

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Sierra Vista's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 18.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 25.69% more than the average Arizona price of 14.34 cents and 11.78% higher than the national average of 16.12. The national average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Sierra Vista average is 6.81% below at $128.62 per month. Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative has an estimated 1,378 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. Sierra Vista averages 3,593.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 14th highest in Arizona out of 469 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 161,490,987.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 27th largest emissions amount in Arizona. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sierra Vista

Sierra Vista residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.190/kWh$0.125/kWh$229.59/mo.$58.50/mo.
403rd18.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sierra Vista
222nd$128.62Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sierra Vista Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sierra Vista, Arizona

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sulphur Springs Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED17.91128.37390,855.4470,004,333.05

Zips with electric coverage in Sierra Vista, Arizona include: 85635, 85650, 85613, 85616, 85611

Douglas, AZ Electricity Overview

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Douglas' residents purchase electricity for, on average, 15.88 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.76% more than the average Arizona price of 14.34 cents and 1.50% less than the national average of 16.12 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Douglas average is 12.35% more at $155.07 per month. Arizona Public Service has an estimated 251 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. Douglas averages 3,593.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 379th highest in Arizona out of 469 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 59,179,346.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 46th largest emissions amount in Arizona. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Douglas

Douglas residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.177/kWh$0.121/kWh$284.02/mo.$79.83/mo.
292nd15.88¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Douglas
289th$155.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for Douglas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Douglas, Arizona

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Arizona Public ServiceBUNDLED15.64156.294814,822,937.322,318,417,047
Sulphur Springs Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED17.91128.37390,855.4470,004,333.05

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Sierra Vista Southeast CDP, AZ Electricity Overview

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Sierra Vista Southeast CDP's residents purchase electricity for, on average, 17.62 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 22.91% more than the average Arizona price of 14.34 cents and 9.30% higher than the national average of 16.12. The national average monthly residential power bill is $138.02, while the Sierra Vista Southeast CDP average is 3.24% below at $133.55 per month. Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative has an estimated 941 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. Sierra Vista Southeast CDP averages 3,593.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 379th highest in Arizona out of 469 cities for emissions efficiency. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions for the city from electricity consumption is 53,257,819 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 50th largest emissions amount in Arizona. There are no power producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sierra Vista Southeast CDP

Sierra Vista Southeast CDP residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.188/kWh$0.125/kWh$239.75/mo.$62.48/mo.
379th17.62¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sierra Vista Southeast CDP
241st$133.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sierra Vista Southeast CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sierra Vista Southeast CDP, Arizona

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Arizona Public ServiceBUNDLED15.64156.2914,822,937.322,318,417,047
Sulphur Springs Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED17.91128.37390,855.4470,004,333.05

Zips with electric coverage in Sierra Vista Southeast CDP, Arizona include: 85635, 85650, 85615

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Electricity Production in Cochise County, Arizona

Power Plants in Cochise County, Arizona

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cochise County AZ Natural Gas 2,084,977.011,422,415,709.24682.22
Red Horse 2Red Horse 2 (100.00%)
Cochise County AZ Solar 196,828
SR McNealSR McNeal, LLC (100.00%)
McNeal CDP AZ Solar 17,606

Cochise County, Arizona Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Cochise County citizens emit 7,209.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 3rd highest polluting county out of 15 counties in the state. At 7,209.51 kilograms per person and 125,663 people in the county, the county emits 905,969,282.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions. About 75.13% of Cochise County's electricity is generated using Natural Gas. When taken together with Coal (15.55%) and Solar (6.59%), these three fuel types account for 2,236,611.01 megawatt hours (or 97.27%) of the county electricity generation. Cochise County has the 185th highest power producing plants of any county in the US, with 3 total plants.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
75.13%
COAL
Coal
Coal
15.55%
SOLAR
Solar
6.59%
WIND
Wind
2.75%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.02%

Cochise County, Arizona Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity companies in Cochise County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more realistic.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Cochise County who report energy loss metrics had an average of 5.45% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a state average energy loss of 4.05%, Cochise County is ranked as the 9th best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Cochise County:

  • Benson, Arizona:
    • Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Bisbee, Arizona:
    • Arizona Public Service: 100.00%
  • Douglas, Arizona:
    • Arizona Public Service: 94.43%
    • Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative: 5.57%
  • Huachuca City, Arizona:
    • Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Sierra Vista, Arizona:
    • Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Tombstone, Arizona:
    • Arizona Public Service: 31.20%
    • Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative: 68.80%
  • Willcox, Arizona:
    • Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative: 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 provider in Cochise County, Arizona?

By total revenue, Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Cochise County, Arizona.

How many power plants are within Cochise County, Arizona?

Cochise County, Arizona has 3 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Cochise County, Arizona?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative49,210
2Arizona Public Service22,538
3Columbus Electric500

How many electric companies offer service in Cochise County, Arizona?

Cochise County, Arizona is home to 3 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-06