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Rio Grande County, Colorado Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rio Grande County, Colorado Electricity Overview

Within the last year, Rio Grande County had a 10.26% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

The electricity consumed by citizens of Rio Grande County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power generation plants.

Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest supplier in Rio Grande County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Emitting 51,421,296.96 kilograms of CO2 gases, Rio Grande County has the 2294th worst pollution level from electricity consumption out of 3230 counties in the nation.

Rio Grande County is the 37th most populous county in the state.

Citizens of Rio Grande County use enough electricity to release 4,480.77 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per capita, compared to the Colorado average of 4,480.77.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    110,636 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.64 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    51,421,297 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,480.77 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Monte Vista

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Monte Vista Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

14.41¢ per kWh

  • 2.4% higher than last month
  • 9.94% higher than April last year
  • 2.45% lower than the Colorado average
  • 14.81% lower than the US average
  • 212th in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 20 since April last year
  • 13,226th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,648 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 4,650 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.46¢ per kWh

  • 0.76% higher than last month
  • 1.48% higher than April last year
  • 0.23% lower than the Colorado average
  • 10.33% lower than the US average
  • 273rd in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 38 since April last year
  • 15,098th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 683 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 373 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$65.77 per month

  • 14.37% lower than last month
  • 9.36% higher than April last year
  • 19.52% lower than the Colorado average
  • 41.67% lower than the US average
  • 161st in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 26 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 1,340th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 743 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 675 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$83.9 per month

  • 0.56% higher than last month
  • 4.67% lower than April last year
  • 14.24% lower than the Colorado average
  • 38.34% lower than the US average
  • 166th in the state out of 480 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 29 since April last year
  • 1,289th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 32 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 65 since April last year

Monte Vista, CO Electricity Overview

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On average, Monte Vista's residents spend 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 0.23% less than the average Colorado price of 14.49 cents and 10.33% less than the national average of 16.12 cents. With an estimated 455 residential customers, Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $83.9 per month, while the Colorado average is $98.58. Customers in the city enjoy a 14.88% markdown compared to other citizens of the state.

Emitting 18,944,688.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Monte Vista ranks 127th worst out of 483 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,480.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Monte Vista has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Monte Vista

Monte Vista 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$0.099/kWh$124.26/mo.$51.72/mo.
273rd14.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Monte Vista
166th$83.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Monte Vista Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Monte Vista, Colorado

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

Del Norte, CO Electricity Overview

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On average, Del Norte's residents spend 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 0.23% less than the average Colorado price of 14.49 cents and 10.33% less than the national average of 16.12 cents. With an estimated 168 residential customers, Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $83.9 per month, while the Colorado average is $98.58. Customers in the city enjoy a 14.88% markdown compared to other citizens of the state.

Emitting 7,469,440.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Del Norte ranks 183rd worst out of 483 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,480.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Del Norte has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Del Norte

Del Norte 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$0.099/kWh$124.26/mo.$51.72/mo.
273rd14.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Del Norte
166th$83.9Average residential monthly electricity bill for Del Norte Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Del Norte, Colorado

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

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South Fork, CO Electricity Overview

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On average, South Fork's residents spend 18.58 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 28.24% more than the average Colorado price of 14.49 cents and 15.26% more than the national average of 16.12. With an estimated 11 residential customers, San Luis Valley REC is the largest provider in the city. South Fork is home to 387 residents, which is the 316th highest population for a city in Colorado.

Emitting 1,734,057.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions, South Fork ranks 313th worst out of 483 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 4,480.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in South Fork has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in South Fork

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.223/kWh$0.144/kWh$154.58/mo.$86.07/mo.
479th18.58¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Fork
324th$117.26Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Fork Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Fork, Colorado

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
San Luis Valley RECBUNDLED18.01117.370,37012,676,000

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Rio Grande County, Colorado Details

Rio Grande County, Colorado Net Metering

About 100.00% of the electric companies in Rio Grande County offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Colorado has highly favorable net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Rio Grande County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 7.64% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 4.18%, resulting in a rank of 2767th best in the US and a state rank of 50th best out of 3230 and 64 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Rio Grande County, Colorado

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Rio Grande County, Colorado?

By total customer count, Public Service Company of Colorado is the largest electricity supplier in Rio Grande County, Colorado.

How many electric companies offer service in Rio Grande County, Colorado?

Rio Grande County, Colorado is home to 2 electricity companies serving customers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Rio Grande County, Colorado?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Public Service Company of Colorado43,568
2San Luis Valley REC2,118

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