Las Animas County, Colorado Electric Profile

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Las Animas County has seen year over year increase of 1.35% for electricity generation using solar energy.

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Las Animas County is 984th in the US rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 76,395 megawatt hours generated from sustainable sources.

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Over the course of the last 12 months, there has been a 76.60% drop in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity generation in Las Animas County.

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With a state average residential electric bill of $93.12, Las Animas County residents pay about 80.35% more than other citizens in the state.

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The largest electricity provider in Las Animas County by megawatt hours sold is San Isabel Electric Association.

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Las Animas County residents are accountable for 2,512.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, making them the 53rd worst polluting county based on per capita emissions.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    143,564 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    76,406 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    76,395 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    11 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    5.27 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    36,444,112 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,512.35 kg

Trinidad, CO Electric Overview

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Trinidad's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 18.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 33.96% higher than the average US rate of 13.45 cents. With 4,604 total residential customers, Trinidad, Colorado Electric Utility is the largest vendor in the city. CO2 emissions per capita went down by 4.89% in the last year.

For every person in the city there are 5,369.75 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 8th worst in Colorado out of 459 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 43,387,558.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city has the 16th most power plant of any city in Colorado, with one total plant. This is the 24th most power plants per capita in the state. Trinidad has roughly 100.00% of its electricity generated by Distillate Fuel Oil.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Trinidad

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.226/kWh$0.180/kWh$168.79/mo.$115.20/mo.
459th18.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Trinidad
426th$154.84Average residential monthly electricity bill for Trinidad Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Trinidad, Colorado

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San Isabel Electric AssociationBUNDLED15.98112.8No DataIcon representing missing value.186,58029,816,200
Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico)BUNDLED17.70218.33No DataIcon representing missing value.7413,100
Trinidad, Colorado Electric UtilityBUNDLED18.3691.13No DataIcon representing missing value.23,999.94,406,152.01

Aguilar, CO Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for citizens of Aguilar is roughly 16.84 cents per kilowatt hour. Sadly for the inhabitants, this rate is above both the Colorado and the United States average rates of 12.69 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. With 1 total residential customers, San Isabel Electric Association is the largest supplier in the city. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $93.12, while the Aguilar average is 77.79% more at $165.56 per month. This is the 429th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Aguilar’s electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 2,561,271.31 kilograms, which is 289th highest in Colorado out of 459 cities. Averaging 5,369.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 101st highest in Colorado for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city is home to no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Aguilar

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.195/kWh$0.168/kWh$186.12/mo.$111.22/mo.
389th16.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Aguilar
429th$165.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Aguilar Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Aguilar, Colorado

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San Isabel Electric AssociationBUNDLED15.98112.8No DataIcon representing missing value.186,58029,816,200
Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico)BUNDLED17.70218.33No DataIcon representing missing value.7413,100

Jansen CDP, CO Electric Overview

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On average, Jansen CDP's residential electricity price is 16.84 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 32.72% above Colorado's average rate of 12.69 cents and 25.21% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. The city is faced with an average of 1.21 power outages per consumer a year. These outages go on for an average of 198.9 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes per outage. San Isabel Electric Association sells 72.98 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other vendors.

Electricity use in Jansen CDP results in the release of 1,530,319.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 321st highest in the state out of 459 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 101st worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Jansen CDP

Jansen CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.195/kWh$0.168/kWh$186.12/mo.$111.22/mo.
389th16.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Jansen CDP
429th$165.56Average residential monthly electricity bill for Jansen CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Jansen CDP, Colorado

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San Isabel Electric AssociationBUNDLED15.98112.8No DataIcon representing missing value.186,58029,816,200
Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico)BUNDLED17.70218.33No DataIcon representing missing value.7413,100

Energy Production in Las Animas County, Colorado

Power Plants in Las Animas County, Colorado

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San Isabel Solar, LLCPSEG (100.00%)
Las Animas County CO Solar 76,395No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Trinidad CO Distillate Fuel Oil 117,630.55693.69No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Las Animas County, Colorado Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Las Animas County results in 36,444,112.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2421st most of any county in the nation. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 2,512.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 53rd highest county in Colorado and 2468th nationally for CO2 pollution per capita. Around 99.99% of Las Animas County’s electricity is produced using Solar. Las Animas County is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is the 1044th most power plants within a county and the 617th highest number of power plants per resident out of the US' 3220 counties.

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Las Animas County, Colorado Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity suppliers in Las Animas County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Colorado has favorable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Las Animas County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 6.54% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Las Animas County a rank of 2680th best in the country out of 3220.

Providers In Each City in Las Animas County:

  • Aguilar, Colorado:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
    • San Isabel Electric Association: 50.00%
  • Branson, Colorado:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
    • San Isabel Electric Association: 50.00%
  • Cokedale, Colorado:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
    • San Isabel Electric Association: 50.00%
  • Kim, Colorado:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
    • Southeast Colorado Power Association: 50.00%
  • Starkville, Colorado:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
    • San Isabel Electric Association: 50.00%
  • Trinidad, Colorado:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico): 50.00%
    • San Isabel Electric Association: 0.51%
    • Trinidad, Colorado Electric Utility: 49.49%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Las Animas County, Colorado?

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1San Isabel Electric Association12,627
2Black Hills Energy2,902
3Southeast Colorado Power Association1,075
4Southwestern Electric Cooperative (New Mexico)7

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

By total revenue, San Isabel Electric Association is the largest electricity provider in Las Animas County, Colorado.

How many power plants are within Las Animas County, Colorado?

Las Animas County, Colorado has 2 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Las Animas County, Colorado?

Las Animas County, Colorado has 4 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16