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Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Electricity Overview

The burning of natural gas in Lincoln Parish yields a total of 44,478 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 616th in the United States out of 3230 counties.

Lincoln Parish emitted 378,014,404.21 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks it as the 760th highest polluting county out of 3230 counties in the country.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Lincoln Parish saw a 1.67% decrease within the last 12 months.

The US average residential price per kilowatt hour sits at 16.02 cents, while residents of Lincoln Parish benefit from an average rate that is 32.33% less at 10.84 cents per kilowatt hour.

Over the course of the last 12 months, there has been a 2.14% decrease in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation in Lincoln Parish.

Lincoln Parish is ranked 651st out of 3230 for highest polluting county in the nation when considering emissions per person.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,016,652 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    21 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    44,478 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    44,478 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.92 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    378,014,404 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,807.8 kg

Recent Energy News in Ruston

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Ruston Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Electricity Rate for February, 2024

10.91¢ per kWh

  • 1.6% higher than last month
  • 13.13% lower than February last year
  • 3.48% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 33.02% lower than the US average
  • 299th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 78 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since February last year
  • 3,858th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 177 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,195 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Rate

10.89¢ per kWh

  • 1.25% lower than last month
  • 15.06% lower than February last year
  • 3.04% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 35.72% lower than the US average
  • 301st in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 1,519th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 561 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,223 since February last year

Average Residential Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$119.55 per month

  • 16.67% lower than last month
  • 3.39% lower than February last year
  • 2.16% higher than the Louisiana average
  • 4.64% lower than the US average
  • 477th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 74 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 175 since February last year
  • 11,397th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 328 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,061 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bill

$137.15 per month

  • 0.25% lower than last month
  • 12.25% lower than February last year
  • 1.93% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 3.48% higher than the US average
  • 327th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 23 since February last year
  • 15,670th in the US out of 26,964 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 870 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,403 since February last year

Average Commercial Electricity Rate for February, 2024

10.37¢ per kWh

  • 27.38% higher than last month
  • 12.57% lower than February last year
  • 4.14% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 23.81% lower than the US average
  • 297th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since February last year
  • 5,854th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,957 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,688 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Rate

9.53¢ per kWh

  • 1.29% lower than last month
  • 19.3% lower than February last year
  • 3.83% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 32.49% lower than the US average
  • 301st in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 3,978th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 47 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 7,133 since February last year

Average Commercial Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$655.04 per month

  • 22.29% higher than last month
  • 7.76% lower than February last year
  • 2.42% higher than the Louisiana average
  • 60.85% lower than the US average
  • 409th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 108 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 34 since February last year
  • 18,508th in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,513 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,092 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Commercial Bill

$666.13 per month

  • 0.68% lower than last month
  • 18.62% lower than February last year
  • 0.65% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 59.44% lower than the US average
  • 378th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 16,421st in the US out of 26,992 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 162 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,611 since February last year

Average Industrial Electricity Rate for February, 2024

5.38¢ per kWh

  • 0.56% lower than last month
  • 21.08% lower than February last year
  • 12.69% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 45.42% lower than the US average
  • 300th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 4,462nd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 885 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,604 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Rate

5.23¢ per kWh

  • 2.24% lower than last month
  • 28.23% lower than February last year
  • 11.84% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 48.74% lower than the US average
  • 301st in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 4 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since February last year
  • 999th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 141 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 4,976 since February last year

Average Industrial Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$13,123.33 per month

  • 6.44% lower than last month
  • 23.35% lower than February last year
  • 3.5% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 57.19% lower than the US average
  • 378th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 23 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since February last year
  • 15,223rd in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 430 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,009 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Industrial Bill

$12,941.19 per month

  • 2.51% lower than last month
  • 22.96% lower than February last year
  • 6.76% lower than the Louisiana average
  • 62.04% lower than the US average
  • 374th in the state out of 481 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since February last year
  • 14,715th in the US out of 26,382 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 24 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 126 since February last year

Ruston, LA Electricity Overview

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Ruston's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 9.29 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 17.97% lower than Louisiana's average price of 11.33 cents, which ranks the city best for average electricity price out of 488 cities in Louisiana. There is a deficiency of 423,498.99 megawatt hours in the city because of citizens consuming 952.15% more electricity than the city's electricity plants produce. There are 44,478 megawatt hours generated by facilities in the city from the burning of natural gas. This is the 14th most for a city in Louisiana out of 488 cities.

Ruston is the 21st highest ranked city in the state out of 488 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 170,812,203.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also results in a ranking of 482nd worst in Louisiana for emissions per resident from electricity use, with an average of 7,664.55 kilograms of emissions per person. Natural Gas is the primary fuel in Ruston, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel. Ruston has one power generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ruston

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.057/kWh$241.78/mo.$68.67/mo.
1st9.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ruston
1st$111.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ruston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ruston, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Ruston UtilitiesBUNDLED4.3942.2110,8044,866,000
Claiborne Electric CoopBUNDLED11.20135.44313,74235,149,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.80137.1714,537,671.31,569,816,238

Zips with electric coverage in Ruston, Louisiana include: 71270, 71245, 71227, 71272

Grambling, LA Electricity Overview

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Grambling's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 9.47 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 16.41% lower than Louisiana's average price of 11.33 cents, which ranks the city 2nd best for average electricity price out of 488 cities in Louisiana. City of Ruston Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $114.47 per month, while the nationwide average is $138.3. Consumers in the city have a 18.75% discount compared to the rest of the country.

Grambling is the 107th highest ranked city in the state out of 488 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 40,656,959.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 7,929.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 319th worst in Louisiana for emissions per capita. In Grambling, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grambling

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.057/kWh$241.78/mo.$68.67/mo.
2nd9.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grambling
2nd$114.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grambling Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grambling, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
City of Ruston UtilitiesBUNDLED4.3942.2110,8044,866,000
Claiborne Electric CoopBUNDLED11.20135.44313,74235,149,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.80137.1714,537,671.31,569,816,238

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Choudrant, LA Electricity Overview

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Choudrant's inhabitants purchase electricity for, on average, 11.00 cents per kilowatt hour. Luckily, this is 2.87% lower than Louisiana's average price of 11.33 cents, which ranks the city 166th best for average electricity price out of 488 cities in Louisiana. Entergy Louisiana is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $136.31 per month, while the nationwide average is $138.3. Consumers in the city have a 3.25% discount compared to the rest of the country.

Choudrant is the 243rd highest ranked city in the state out of 488 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 10,903,709.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 7,929.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 73rd worst in Louisiana for emissions per capita. In Choudrant, there are no electricity facilities. The city must depend on electricity imported from outside of the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Choudrant

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.057/kWh$241.78/mo.$68.67/mo.
166th11.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Choudrant
35th$136.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Choudrant Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Choudrant, Louisiana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Claiborne Electric CoopBUNDLED11.20135.44313,74235,149,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.80137.1714,537,671.31,569,816,238

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Electricity Production in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

Power Plants in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Louisiana Tech University Power PlantLouisiana Tech University (100.00%)
Ruston LA Natural Gas 44,47810,881,597.86244.65

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lincoln Parish's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 378,014,404.21 kilograms, which is 26th largest amount in Louisiana out of 64 counties. This total also results in a ranking of 52nd highest in the state for emissions per citizen with an average of 7,807.8 kilograms of emissions per person. Electricity generating facilities in the county primarily use Natural Gas, which accounts for 100.00% (or 44,478 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county. Lincoln Parish is home to one power producing plant.

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Lincoln Parish, Louisiana Net Metering

Lincoln Parish has 3 out of 3 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Louisiana has poor state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Lincoln Parish that report energy loss. Combined, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 3.50% of electricity produced. The US average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 2.98%, resulting in a rank of 561st best in the country and a state rank of 27th best out of 3230 and 64 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

Providers In Each City in Lincoln Parish:

  • Choudrant, Louisiana:
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
    • Claiborne Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Dubach, Louisiana:
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
    • Claiborne Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • Grambling, Louisiana:
    • Entergy Louisiana: 38.40%
    • City of Ruston Utilities: 23.20%
    • Claiborne Electric Coop: 38.40%
  • Ruston, Louisiana:
    • Claiborne Electric Coop: 37.06%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 37.06%
    • City of Ruston Utilities: 25.88%
  • Simsboro, Louisiana:
    • Claiborne Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
  • Vienna, Louisiana:
    • Entergy Louisiana: 50.00%
    • Claiborne Electric Coop: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana?

By total megawatt hours sold, Entergy Louisiana is the largest electricity supplier in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Entergy Louisiana18,085
2City of Ruston Utilities11,531
3Claiborne Electric Coop2,375

How many power plants are in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana?

There is one electricity plant located in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana

How many electric companies offer service in Lincoln Parish, Louisiana?

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana has 3 electricity companies operating in the area.

Ginalyn Gelera
Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2023-12-06