San Juan County, Colorado Electric Profile

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in San Juan County is San Miguel Power Association.

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Residents of San Juan County are paying, on average, 17.36% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the national average rate, at 15.79 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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San Juan County experienced a 4.89% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita in the most recent year.

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San Juan County ranks 64th out of 64 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents using over 0 megawatt hours.

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The average monthly residential electric bill in San Juan County totals $128.07. For comparison, the US average bill is $120.24.

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No electricity production takes place in San Juan County, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from outside of their borders.


  • Total Consumption

    7,205 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    9.9 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    3,909,026 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,369.54 kg

Silverton, CO Electric Overview

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Silverton's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 15.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 24.96% above Colorado's average price of 12.69 cents and 17.89% more than the national average of 13.45 cents. San Miguel Power Association is the largest electricity provider in the city based on total residential customers. Silverton is home to 534 citizens, which is the 277th largest population for a city in Colorado.

Electricity use in Silverton creates 2,867,335.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 275th most of any city in Colorado. The city also ranks 101st worst in Colorado in pollution per resident, averaging 5,369.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 5,284.92 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Silverton

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.156/kWh$129.00/mo.$122.93/mo.
356th15.86¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Silverton
375th$129Average residential monthly electricity bill for Silverton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Silverton, Colorado

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San Miguel Power AssociationBUNDLED15.86129No DataIcon representing missing value.111,17517,628,700

San Juan County, Colorado Details

San Juan County, Colorado Net Metering

There are 2 companies in San Juan County offering electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. At the state level, Colorado has some of the best net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

San Juan County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 4.02% of their energy lost per year. With a state average energy loss of 3.81%, San Juan County is ranked as the 23rd best county in Colorado for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in San Juan County, Colorado


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

By total revenue, San Miguel Power Association is the largest electricity company in San Juan County, Colorado.

How many electric companies offer service in San Juan County, Colorado?

San Juan County, Colorado has 2 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in San Juan County, Colorado?

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1San Miguel Power Association1,447
2Public Service Company of Colorado603

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16