Montezuma County, Colorado Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Montezuma County, Colorado Electricity Overview

Releasing 135,497,739.88 kilograms of CO2 gases, Montezuma County has the 21st worst pollution level due to electricity use of any county in the state.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, Montezuma County's average rate is 10.84% higher at 15.51 cents per kilowatt hour.

Montezuma County ranks 22nd out of 64 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents using over 200,000 megawatt hours.

Montezuma County has emissions of 5,241.89 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,483.41.

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

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Montezuma County had a 0.54% drop over the course of the past 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    255,598 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.89 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    135,497,740 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,241.89 kg

Cortez, CO Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.51 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Cortez, which ranks the city 329th out of 483 cities in Colorado. Selling an estimated 1,272.72 megawatt hours a year, Empire Electric Association is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Emitting 45,950,450.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Cortez ranks 80th highest out of 483 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cortez

Cortez residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.150/kWh$105.97/mo.$102.33/mo.
329th15.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cortez
181st$105.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cortez Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cortez, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Empire Electric AssociationBUNDLED15.51105.9796,21714,922,500

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Mancos, CO Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.51 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Mancos, which ranks the city 329th out of 483 cities in Colorado. Selling an estimated 129.36 megawatt hours a year, Empire Electric Association is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Emitting 6,269,306.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Mancos ranks 206th highest out of 483 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mancos

Mancos residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.150/kWh$105.97/mo.$102.33/mo.
329th15.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mancos
181st$105.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mancos Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mancos, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Empire Electric AssociationBUNDLED15.51105.9796,21714,922,500

Towaoc CDP, CO Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.51 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Towaoc CDP, which ranks the city 329th out of 483 cities in Colorado. Selling an estimated 725.93 megawatt hours a year, Empire Electric Association is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Emitting 5,870,922.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Towaoc CDP ranks 210th highest out of 483 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,241.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Towaoc CDP

Towaoc CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.157/kWh$0.150/kWh$105.97/mo.$102.33/mo.
329th15.51¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Towaoc CDP
181st$105.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Towaoc CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Towaoc CDP, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Empire Electric AssociationBUNDLED15.51105.9796,21714,922,500

Montezuma County, Colorado Details

Montezuma County, Colorado Net Metering

Montezuma County is home to one electric supplier. Fortunately for customers in the county who are interested in having their own solar panels, the only supplier in the county allows for net metering. At the state level, Colorado has some of the best net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

In Montezuma County one company reports energy loss, Empire Electric Association. They average an annual energy loss of 1.73%. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Colorado average is 3.81%, resulting in a rank of 116th best in the US and a state rank of 2nd best out of 3221 and 64 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Montezuma County, Colorado

Providers In Each City in Montezuma County:

  • Cortez, Colorado:
    • Empire Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Dolores, Colorado:
    • Empire Electric Association: 100.00%
  • Mancos, Colorado:
    • Empire Electric Association: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Montezuma County, Colorado?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Empire Electric Association10,950

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

The largest electricity company in Montezuma County, Colorado by megawatt hours sold is Empire Electric Association.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-18