Bent County, Colorado Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Bent County, Colorado Electricity Overview

Citizens of Bent County consume enough electricity to emit 0 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per capita, compared to the statewide average of 5,231.18.

Averaging production of 30.29 megawatt hours per citizen a year, Bent County is 12 out of 64 counties in production per capita in Colorado.

Bent County released 0 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks them as the 58th worst polluting county in Colorado.

Bent County is 305th out of 3221 counties in the nation for renewable electricity production per capita, at 30.29 megawatt hours per person each year.

Ranking 355th in wind power production in the US out of 3221 counties, Bent County has a total yield of 171,165 megawatt hours from wind energy.

Within the past year, Bent County has seen a 35.50% drop in the use of renewable fuels for electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    55,868 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.89 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    171,165 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    171,165 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    30.29 MWh

Las Animas, CO Electricity Overview

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Las Animas has an average residential electricity rate of 16.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 25.46% more than the average state rate of 13.44 cents and 20.48% higher than the nationwide average of 13.99. Las Animas Municipal Utilities is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Las Animas averages 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 10th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions efficiency. At 5,241.89 kilograms per person and 2,300 citizens in the city, the city emits 12,056,358.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. This is the 162nd worst rank in the state for total pollution. The city has one electricity plant in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Las Animas

Las Animas residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.170/kWh$0.167/kWh$123.23/mo.$95.31/mo.
404th16.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Las Animas
148th$97.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Las Animas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Las Animas, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Las Animas Municipal UtilitiesBUNDLED16.8697.269,344.981,575,532.5
Southeast Colorado Power AssociationBUNDLED16.65125.0370,86911,803,200

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Hasty CDP, CO Electricity Overview

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Hasty CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 16.65 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 23.95% more than the average state rate of 13.44 cents and 19.03% higher than the nationwide average of 13.99. Southeast Colorado Power Association sells an estimated 52.45 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other electricity provider. The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Hasty CDP average is 0.94% more at $125.03 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Hasty CDP averages 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 10th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the city are 954,024.86 kilograms, which is the 369th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in Colorado. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hasty CDP

Hasty CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.170/kWh$0.167/kWh$125.03/mo.$118.81/mo.
381st16.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hasty CDP
361st$125.03Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hasty CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hasty CDP, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Southeast Colorado Power AssociationBUNDLED16.65125.0370,86911,803,200

McClave CDP, CO Electricity Overview

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McClave CDP has an average residential electricity rate of 17.11 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 27.35% more than the average state rate of 13.44 cents and 22.29% higher than the nationwide average of 13.99. Lamar Light and Power sells an estimated 873.48 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other electricity provider. The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the McClave CDP average is 7.16% more at $132.73 per month.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. McClave CDP averages 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 10th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the city are 676,204.44 kilograms, which is the 397th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in Colorado. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in McClave CDP

McClave CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.177/kWh$0.168/kWh$132.73/mo.$118.81/mo.
412th17.11¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of McClave CDP
402nd$132.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for McClave CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in McClave CDP, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lamar Light and PowerBUNDLED17.64141.6532,436.085,721,565.16
Southeast Colorado Power AssociationBUNDLED16.65125.0370,86911,803,200

Electricity Production in Bent County, Colorado

Power Plants in Bent County, Colorado

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Twin Buttes Wind ProjectAvangrid (100.00%)
Bent County CO Wind 171,165

Bent County, Colorado Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Bent County averages 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which is sufficient to rank them 58th worst in the state out of 64 counties for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 0 kilograms, the county ranks 58th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county has one power producing plant. Bent County's top fuel consumed for electricity generation is Wind. They generate 171,165 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total production in the county, from this fuel source.

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Bent County, Colorado Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Bent County supplying electricity. Of those 4, 75.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Residents of Colorado have some of the best net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Bent County averages out to about 8.28% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Bent County is ranked as the 2810th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

How many power plants are in Bent County, Colorado?

There is one power plant in Bent County, Colorado

What electricity companies offer service in Bent County, Colorado?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Black Hills Energy3,657
2Las Animas Municipal Utilities1,646
3Southeast Colorado Power Association1,301
4Lamar Light and Power414

How many electric companies offer service in Bent County, Colorado?

There are 4 electricity companies operating in Bent County, Colorado.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Bent County, Colorado?

By total revenue, Black Hills Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Bent County, Colorado.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-13