Lincoln County, CO: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

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Lincoln County, Colorado Electricity Overview

The largest provider in Lincoln County by customer count is Mountain View Electric Association.

Over 100.00% of Lincoln County's electricity production comes from sustainable sources, ranking Lincoln County at 51st in the nation for total sustainable electricity production.

Citizens of Lincoln County use enough electricity to emit 0 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, which is the 2931st highest amount of pollution from electricity consumption for a county in the United States.

Lincoln County is the 62nd largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3230 counties in the country, with a population of 5,630 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 2,381,182.

At an average residential rate of 14.85 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Lincoln County benefit from a 7.59% discount from the national average rate.

Emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 gases, Lincoln County has the 2931st worst pollution level from electricity consumption of any county in the US.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    54,407 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.66 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,381,182 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,381,182 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    422.95 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Limon

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Limon Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

14.98¢ per kWh

  • 1.13% higher than last month
  • 6.23% higher than March last year
  • 2.37% higher than the Colorado average
  • 10.37% lower than the US average
  • 309th in the state out of 479 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 32 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since March last year
  • 16,412th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 213 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,435 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.75¢ per kWh

  • 0.5% higher than last month
  • 0.12% higher than March last year
  • 2.38% higher than the Colorado average
  • 8.23% lower than the US average
  • 350th in the state out of 479 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 40 since March last year
  • 16,238th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 312 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 839 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$121.52 per month

  • 3.83% lower than last month
  • 2.59% lower than March last year
  • 33.57% higher than the Colorado average
  • 0.8% higher than the US average
  • 386th in the state out of 479 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since March last year
  • 17,742nd in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,777 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,131 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$131.32 per month

  • 0.2% lower than last month
  • 4.98% lower than March last year
  • 34.61% higher than the Colorado average
  • 3.35% lower than the US average
  • 436th in the state out of 479 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 14,157th in the US out of 31,816 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 109 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,319 since March last year

Limon, CO Electricity Overview

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On average, Limon's residential electricity rate is 14.75 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 2.38% higher than the state's average price of 14.41 cents, which ranks the city 350th out of 483 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. Mountain View Electric Association is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Limon averages 4,557.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 67th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the city are 5,318,880.13 kilograms, which is the 209th highest total amount of emissions for all cities in the state. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Limon

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.155/kWh$0.134/kWh$186.61/mo.$104.58/mo.
350th14.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Limon
436th$131.32Average residential monthly electricity bill for Limon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Limon, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mountain View Electric AssociationBUNDLED14.75131.32582,439.5885,895,338.82

Hugo, CO Electricity Overview

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On average, Hugo's residential electricity rate is 13.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.69% less than Colorado's average price of 14.41 cents and 17.26% below the national average of 16.07 cents. KC Electric Association is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. With a population of 951 residents, the city is the 229th largest city in the state.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Hugo averages 4,557.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 67th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the city are 4,334,408.74 kilograms, which is the 228th highest total amount of emissions for all cities in the state. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hugo

Hugo residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.142/kWh$0.119/kWh$162.74/mo.$100.52/mo.
56th13.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hugo
406th$128.63Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hugo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hugo, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
KC Electric AssociationBUNDLED13.21128.6339,766.575,252,400

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Arriba, CO Electricity Overview

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On average, Arriba's residential electricity rate is 13.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.69% less than Colorado's average price of 14.41 cents and 17.26% below the national average of 16.07 cents. KC Electric Association is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. With a population of 229 residents, the city is the 359th largest city in the state.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Arriba averages 4,557.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them 67th highest in the state out of 483 cities for emissions efficiency. Total emissions in the city are 1,043,721.98 kilograms, which is the 357th highest total amount of emissions for all cities in the state. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arriba

Arriba residential electric rates are highest in May and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.142/kWh$0.119/kWh$162.74/mo.$100.52/mo.
56th13.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arriba
406th$128.63Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arriba Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arriba, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
KC Electric AssociationBUNDLED13.21128.6339,766.575,252,400

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Electricity Production in Lincoln County, Colorado

Power Plants in Lincoln County, Colorado

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Limon III Wind LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Lincoln County CO Wind 734,612
Cedar Point WindCedar Point LLC (51.00%)Clover US Blocker LLC (49.00%)
Lincoln County CO Wind 626,424
Lincoln County CO Wind 545,755
Lincoln County CO Wind 474,391

Lincoln 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. Lincoln County averages 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Total emissions in the county are 0 kilograms, which is the 2931st worst total amount of emissions for any county in the US. About 100.00% of electricity in Lincoln County comes from generation using Wind. There are 4 power plants in Lincoln County, which is the 4th most plants in a county in Colorado.

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Lincoln County, Colorado Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Lincoln County include Mountain View Electric Association, KC Electric Association, and Southeast Colorado Power Association Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Colorado has favorable laws and regulations for consumers interested in installing solar panels.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for providers in Lincoln County is 5.94%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Mountain View Electric Association, KC Electric Association, and Southeast Colorado Power Association. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.87%, Lincoln County is ranked as the 2412th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Lincoln County:

  • Arriba, Colorado:
    • KC Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Genoa, Colorado:
    • Mountain View Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Hugo, Colorado:
    • KC Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Limon, Colorado:
    • Mountain View Electric Association: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

Lincoln County, Colorado has 3 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

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

The largest electricity company in Lincoln County, Colorado by total revenue is Mountain View Electric Association.

What electricity companies offer service in Lincoln County, Colorado?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Mountain View Electric Association23,371
2KC Electric Association900
3Southeast Colorado Power Association555

How many power plants are within Lincoln County, Colorado?

Lincoln County, Colorado is home to 4 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-22