Kit Carson County, Colorado Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Kit Carson County, Colorado Electricity Overview

Kit Carson County generates 99.87% of its electricity from renewable fuel sources, or 320.5 megawatt hours per citizen per year.

Kit Carson County is the 2725th most populated county in the United States.

Kit Carson County produces 0.13% of its electricity from non-renewable fuels, resulting in a ranking of 19th in Colorado out of 64 counties for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.

KC Electric Association is the largest electricity company in Kit Carson County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Kit Carson County has experienced a 27.23% rise in the use of renewable fuel sources for electricity generation throughout the last 12 months.

Kit Carson County produces 320.93 megawatt hours per capita a year, making it the 102nd highest county out of 3221 counties for production per capita in the United States.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    70,077 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.89 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,274,404 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,271,366 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,038 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    320.93 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    88,224 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12.45 kg

Burlington, CO Electricity Overview

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Burlington's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 15.79 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.53% higher than the average Colorado price of 13.44 cents and 12.86% above the national average of 13.99. Selling an estimated 31,985.38 megawatt hours, Burlington Public Works is the largest electricity provider in the city. The US average monthly residential electric bill is $123.86, while the Burlington average is 34.16% below at $81.55 per month.

For every person in the city there are 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks them 178th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 16,627,290.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city per year. The city has no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Burlington

Burlington residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.119/kWh$155.96/mo.$100.52/mo.
339th15.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Burlington
109th$81.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Burlington Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Burlington, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Burlington Public WorksBUNDLED15.8780.1910,549.731,674,320.79
KC Electric AssociationBUNDLED13.04128.740,1135,230,450

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Stratton, CO Electricity Overview

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Stratton's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 13.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.96% lower than the average Colorado price of 13.44 cents and 6.81% below the national average of 13.99 cents. KC Electric Association has an estimated 1 residential customers, which is more than any other provider who operates in the city. Stratton is the 259th largest city in the state, with a population of 656.

For every person in the city there are 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks them 10th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 3,438,683.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city per year. The city has no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stratton

Stratton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.119/kWh$155.96/mo.$100.52/mo.
184th13.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stratton
374th$128.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stratton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stratton, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
KC Electric AssociationBUNDLED13.04128.740,1135,230,450

Flagler, CO Electricity Overview

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Flagler's residents are charged an average residential electricity price of 13.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.96% lower than the average Colorado price of 13.44 cents and 6.81% below the national average of 13.99 cents. KC Electric Association has an estimated 2 residential customers, which is more than any other provider who operates in the city. Flagler is the 275th largest city in the state, with a population of 567.

For every person in the city there are 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks them 10th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 2,972,154.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city per year. The city has no power generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Flagler

Flagler residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.119/kWh$155.96/mo.$100.52/mo.
184th13.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Flagler
374th$128.7Average residential monthly electricity bill for Flagler Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Flagler, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
KC Electric AssociationBUNDLED13.04128.740,1135,230,450

Electricity Production in Kit Carson County, Colorado

Power Plants in Kit Carson County, Colorado

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bronco Plains Wind, LLCBronco Plains Wind, LLC (100.00%)
Kit Carson County CO Wind 1,062,541
Carousel Wind Farm LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Kit Carson County CO Wind 606,121
Crossing Trails Wind Power Project LLC.EDP Renewables North America (100.00%)
Kit Carson County CO Wind 430,252
Kit Carson County CO Wind 172,452
Kit Carson County CO Distillate Fuel Oil 3,0382,863,382.03942.52

Kit Carson County, Colorado Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For every person in the county there are 12.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A total of 88,224.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. Around 99.87% of Kit Carson County's electricity is generated using Wind. Kit Carson County has 5 electricity generation plants, which is 12th most in Colorado.

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DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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0.13%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Net Metering

Of the 2 electricity suppliers in Kit Carson County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state has highly favorable net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

In Kit Carson County one company reports energy loss, KC Electric Association. They average an annual energy loss of 6.06%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 3.81%, resulting in a rank of 2532nd best in the country and a state rank of 53rd best out of 3221 and 64 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Kit Carson County, Colorado

Providers In Each City in Kit Carson County:

  • Bethune, Colorado:
    • KC Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Burlington, Colorado:
    • Burlington Public Works: 97.19%
    • KC Electric Association: 2.81%
  • Flagler, Colorado:
    • KC Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Seibert, Colorado:
    • KC Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Stratton, Colorado:
    • KC Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Vona, Colorado:
    • KC Electric Association: 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 Kit Carson County, Colorado?

By total megawatt hours sold, KC Electric Association is the largest electricity supplier in Kit Carson County, Colorado.

What electricity companies offer service in Kit Carson County, Colorado?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1KC Electric Association3,140
2Burlington Public Works2,154

How many electric companies offer service in Kit Carson County, Colorado?

There are 2 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Kit Carson County, Colorado.

How many power plants are located within Kit Carson County, Colorado?

Kit Carson County, Colorado is home to 5 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-09