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Garfield County, Colorado Electricity Overview

Garfield County is the 1531st worst polluting county in the country based on pollution per capita. The county emits 4,480.77 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

Garfield County experienced a 10.26% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the last 12 months.

Consumers in the county deal with an average of 2.43 power outages per year, with an average of 248.63 minutes per outage.

Releasing 274,317,115.85 kilograms of CO2 gases, Garfield County has the 970th highest pollution level due to electricity use of any county in the nation.

No electricity generation takes place in Garfield County, meaning the county must import their electricity from other counties.

Garfield County has a population of 61,221 residents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    590,209 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.64 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    274,317,116 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,480.77 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Rifle

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Rifle Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.06¢ per kWh

  • 2.15% higher than last month
  • 9.77% higher than April last year
  • 4.79% lower than the Colorado average
  • 16.85% lower than the US average
  • 74th in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 9 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since April last year
  • 10,173rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 191 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,159 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.06¢ per kWh

  • 0.75% higher than last month
  • 1.4% higher than April last year
  • 2.95% lower than the Colorado average
  • 12.78% lower than the US average
  • 112th in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 21 since April last year
  • 13,351st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 486 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 74 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$75.04 per month

  • 13.22% lower than last month
  • 7.9% higher than April last year
  • 8.18% lower than the Colorado average
  • 33.45% lower than the US average
  • 193rd in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since April last year
  • 2,301st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 897 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 881 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$94.26 per month

  • 0.49% higher than last month
  • 4.64% lower than April last year
  • 3.66% lower than the Colorado average
  • 30.73% lower than the US average
  • 209th in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 33 since April last year
  • 2,280th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 43 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 149 since April last year

Rifle, CO Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Rifle home have an average residential electricity rate of 14.06 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.95% lower than the average Colorado rate of 14.49 cents and 12.78% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $94.26 per month, while the Colorado average is $98.58. Patrons in the city have a 4.38% discount compared to the rest of the state.

Approximately 4,480.77 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity use, making them the 7th worst polluter in the state out of 483 cities. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity consumption of 46,263,932.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rifle

Rifle residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.150/kWh$0.102/kWh$157.16/mo.$60.66/mo.
112th14.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rifle
209th$94.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rifle Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rifle, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Holy Cross EnergyBUNDLED12.28140.69657,125.9980,674,345.74
Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED14.4683.889,409,117.061,360,767,195

Glenwood Springs, CO Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Glenwood Springs home have an average residential electricity rate of 12.16 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.12% lower than the average Colorado rate of 14.49 cents and 24.61% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. Glenwood Springs Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $74.4 per month, while the Colorado average is $98.58. Patrons in the city have a 24.52% discount compared to the rest of the state.

Approximately 4,480.77 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity use, making them the 7th worst polluter in the state out of 483 cities. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity consumption of 44,883,856.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Glenwood Springs

Glenwood Springs residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.103/kWh$105.64/mo.$55.70/mo.
8th12.16¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Glenwood Springs
3rd$74.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for Glenwood Springs Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Glenwood Springs, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Glenwood Springs ElectricBUNDLED12.0473.9836,411.014,384,656.25
Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED14.4683.889,409,117.061,360,767,195

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Carbondale, CO Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Carbondale home have an average residential electricity rate of 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.81% lower than the average Colorado rate of 14.49 cents and 14.44% lower than the national average of 16.12 cents. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Public Service Company of Colorado.

Approximately 4,480.77 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity use, making them the 207th worst polluter in the state out of 483 cities. This results in a total pollution amount from electricity consumption of 28,963,686.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Carbondale

Carbondale residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.147/kWh$0.103/kWh$188.39/mo.$65.93/mo.
70th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Carbondale
228th$101.32Average residential monthly electricity bill for Carbondale Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Carbondale, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Holy Cross EnergyBUNDLED12.28140.69657,125.9980,674,345.74
Public Service Company of ColoradoBUNDLED14.4683.889,409,117.061,360,767,195

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Garfield County, Colorado Details

Garfield County, Colorado Net Metering

Out of the 5 suppliers in Garfield County, 5 of them offer net metering to their consumers. The state of Colorado has some of the best state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in Garfield County that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 5.79% of electricity produced. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.87%, Garfield County is ranked as the 2336th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Garfield County:

  • Carbondale, Colorado:
    • Holy Cross Energy: 30.65%
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 69.35%
  • Glenwood Springs, Colorado:
    • Glenwood Springs Electric: 95.90%
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 4.10%
  • New Castle, Colorado:
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 100.00%
  • Parachute, Colorado:
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 93.44%
    • Holy Cross Energy: 6.56%
  • Rifle, Colorado:
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 81.78%
    • Holy Cross Energy: 18.22%
  • Silt, Colorado:
    • Public Service Company of Colorado: 70.78%
    • Holy Cross Energy: 29.22%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Garfield County, Colorado?

By total customer count, Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest electricity provider in Garfield County, Colorado.

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

There are 5 electricity companies operating in Garfield County, Colorado.

What electricity companies offer service in Garfield County, Colorado?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Public Service Company of Colorado191,629
2Holy Cross Energy14,479
3Grand Valley Power3,214
4Glenwood Springs Electric2,853
5Moon Lake Electric63

Fernando García
Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2024-07-07