Clear Creek County, Colorado Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Clear Creek County, Colorado Electricity Overview

Clear Creek County generates 7.04 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 18 highest county out of 64 counties in the state for production per capita.

As the 27th largest producer of electricity out of 64 counties in Colorado, Clear Creek County produces 66,177 megawatt hours of electricity.

Residents of Clear Creek County are paying, on average, 6.53% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average rate, at 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

Clear Creek County has emissions of 1,508.6 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2696th worst polluting county in the nation by per capita pollution.

The largest provider in Clear Creek County by total customers is Public Service Company of Colorado.

Clear Creek County emitted 14,176,334.78 kilograms of CO2 gases due to electricity use, which makes it the 2667th highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    92,919 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.89 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    66,177 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    66,177 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.04 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    14,176,335 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,508.6 kg

Idaho Springs, CO Electricity Overview

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Idaho Springs' citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 13.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 216th out of 483 cities in the state. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Public Service Company of Colorado.

Idaho Springs emits 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 178th worst polluting city out of 483 cities in Colorado based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Idaho Springs from electricity consumption is 9,341,056.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 177th highest in Colorado. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Idaho Springs

Idaho Springs residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.115/kWh$126.34/mo.$74.24/mo.
216th13.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Idaho Springs
166th$101Average residential monthly electricity bill for Idaho Springs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Idaho Springs, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Core Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.68123.171,674,984229,098,000
Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED12.9081.239,960,5481,284,955,049
United PowerBUNDLED13.34114.73925,488123,451,754

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Georgetown, CO Electricity Overview

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Georgetown's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.90 cents per kilowatt hour, which ranks the city 73rd out of 483 cities in the state. Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $81.23 per month.

Georgetown emits 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 178th worst polluting city out of 483 cities in Colorado based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Georgetown from electricity consumption is 5,860,438.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 211th highest in Colorado. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Georgetown

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.099/kWh$111.40/mo.$51.72/mo.
73rd12.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Georgetown
11th$81.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Georgetown Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Georgetown, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED12.9081.239,960,5481,284,955,049

Floyd Hill CDP, CO Electricity Overview

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Floyd Hill CDP's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 13.68 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.80% higher than the state's average price of 13.44 cents and 2.25% below the US average of 13.99 cents. The largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Core Electric Cooperative.

Floyd Hill CDP emits 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity use, which makes it the 10th worst polluting city out of 483 cities in Colorado based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total pollution of Floyd Hill CDP from electricity consumption is 5,493,505.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 216th highest in Colorado. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Floyd Hill CDP

Floyd Hill CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.142/kWh$0.127/kWh$143.89/mo.$99.31/mo.
239th13.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Floyd Hill CDP
321st$123.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Floyd Hill CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Floyd Hill CDP, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Core Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.68123.171,674,984229,098,000

Electricity Production in Clear Creek County, Colorado

Power Plants in Clear Creek County, Colorado

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Clear Creek County CO Conventional Hydroelectric 62,756
Clear Creek County CO Conventional Hydroelectric 3,421

Clear Creek County, Colorado Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Clear Creek County emits 1,508.6 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the 2696th highest polluting county out of 3221 counties in the nation based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 14,176,334.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the county the 2667th highest for total pollution in the US. The county has the 21st most power plants of any county in Colorado, with 2 total power plants. Clear Creek County's primary fuel consumed for electricity generation is Conventional Hydroelectric. The county produces 66,177 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total production in the county, from this fuel.

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Clear Creek County, Colorado Net Metering

Clear Creek County has 3 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Citizens of Colorado have favorable net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar panels.

Energy Loss

Clear Creek County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 3.60% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.81%, resulting in a rank of 703rd best in the US and a state rank of 18th best out of 3221 and 64 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Clear Creek County:

  • Empire, Colorado:
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 100.00%
  • Georgetown, Colorado:
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 100.00%
  • Idaho Springs, Colorado:
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 51.72%
    • Core Electric Cooperative: 42.57%
    • United Power: 5.71%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Clear Creek County, Colorado?

By total revenue, Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest electricity company in Clear Creek County, Colorado.

Which electricity companies offer service in Clear Creek County, Colorado?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Public Service Company of Colorado52,310
2United Power2,838
3Core Electric Cooperative2,470

How many power plants are located in Clear Creek County, Colorado?

There are 2 power plants in Clear Creek County, Colorado

How many electric companies offer service in Clear Creek County, Colorado?

Clear Creek County, Colorado is home to 3 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-21