Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Electric Profile

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Natchitoches Parish has had a 2.67% decline over the last 12 months in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production.

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Natchitoches Parish ranks 25th in the state out of 64 counties for total generation of electricity from non-renewable sources, with 50,270.6 of the county’s 381,374 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

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As the 24th highest county in Louisiana for non-renewable generation per capita, Natchitoches Parish produces 1.32 megawatt hours per person each year.

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Natchitoches Parish generates 331,103.4 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuels. This ranks Natchitoches Parish 4th in the state out of 64 counties for total renewable electricity production.

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Residents of Natchitoches Parish consume enough electricity to emit 9,443.96 kilograms of CO2 gases each year per capita, which is the 7th highest amount of pollution from electric consumption for a county in the state.

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There was a 5.13% rise in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the last year in Natchitoches Parish.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    736,682 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    19.31 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    381,374 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    331,103 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    50,271 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    9.99 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    360,362,654 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,443.96 kg

Natchitoches, LA Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within Natchitoches are billed a residential electricity rate of 9.70 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 171st out of 474 cities in the state. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $116.02 per month, while the Louisiana average is $125.04. With 814 residential customers, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Natchitoches results in 133,292,038.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 28th most of any city in Louisiana. Additionally, the city ranks 31st highest in Louisiana for pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. The city does not produce any electricity in the city boundaries, causing it to be tied for last in the state for the total number of power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Natchitoches

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.074/kWh$175.59/mo.$80.17/mo.
171st9.70¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Natchitoches
63rd$116.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Natchitoches Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Natchitoches, Louisiana

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CLECO PowerBUNDLED11.43142.94No DataIcon representing missing value.3,729,366426,338,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
Natchitoches UtilitiesBUNDLED8.2182.33No DataIcon representing missing value.88,6797,276,900
Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED9.22126.92No DataIcon representing missing value.1,695,342156,247,700
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.32131.58No DataIcon representing missing value.2,876,972325,619,086

Vienna Bend CDP, LA Electric Overview

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Vienna Bend CDP's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 9.69 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.54% less than the average state rate of 10.26 cents and 27.98% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With 68 residential customers, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest vendor in the city. The city is faced with an average of 2.3 power outages per customer per year. These outages go on for an average of 211.2 minutes. In comparison, the US average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Vienna Bend CDP averages 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 269th worst in Louisiana out of 474 cities for emissions efficiency. At 7,447.31 kilograms per person and 1,230 citizens in the city, the city emits 9,160,197.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 253rd worst rank in Louisiana for total emissions. The electricity sold in Vienna Bend CDP has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vienna Bend CDP

Vienna Bend CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.073/kWh$175.46/mo.$79.91/mo.
166th9.69¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vienna Bend CDP
60th$115.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vienna Bend CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vienna Bend CDP, Louisiana

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Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
Natchitoches UtilitiesBUNDLED8.2182.33No DataIcon representing missing value.88,6797,276,900
Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED9.22126.92No DataIcon representing missing value.1,695,342156,247,700
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.32131.58No DataIcon representing missing value.2,876,972325,619,086

Campti, LA Electric Overview

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Campti averages a residential electricity rate of 10.04 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 2.14% below the average Louisiana price of 10.26 cents and 25.39% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. With 38 residential customers, CLECO Power is the largest provider in the city. Consumers in Campti deal with 2 power outages each year with outages lasting an average of 186.3 minutes.

Emissions in Campti average 7,447.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 31st worst polluting city out of 474 cities in Louisiana based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 7,782,443.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 277th highest for total emissions in Louisiana. In the city, there are no power generating plants so the city must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Campti

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.085/kWh$182.38/mo.$85.12/mo.
302nd10.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Campti
169th$121.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Campti Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Campti, Louisiana

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CLECO PowerBUNDLED11.43142.94No DataIcon representing missing value.3,729,366426,338,000
Entergy LouisianaBUNDLED10.01122.32No DataIcon representing missing value.13,949,0031,395,848,806
Natchitoches UtilitiesBUNDLED8.2182.33No DataIcon representing missing value.88,6797,276,900
Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership CorporationBUNDLED9.22126.92No DataIcon representing missing value.1,695,342156,247,700
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED11.32131.58No DataIcon representing missing value.2,876,972325,619,086

Energy Production in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

Power Plants in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana

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Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Natchitoches Parish's primary fuel type used for electricity generation is Black Liquour. They generate 199,367.18 megawatt hours, or 52.28% of the total production in the county, from this fuel type. Wood/Wood Waste Solids (34.54%) is also used in electricity production, as well as Natural Gas (13.18%). Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. The county averages 9,443.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. Total emissions in the county are 360,362,654.36 kilograms, which is the 808th worst total amount of pollution for any county in the country. Natchitoches Parish has one electricity generation plant, which is 1432nd highest in the nation and 1589th most when considering plants per citizen in the county.

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Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
Black Liquour
52.28%
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Wood/Wood Waste Solids
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34.54%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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13.18%

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana Net Metering

Roughly 80.00% of the electricity suppliers in Natchitoches Parish offer net metering to their customers. Louisiana has nonexistent regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar panels.

Energy Loss

Natchitoches Parish has 4 providers who report energy loss from their power grid. The average energy loss amount for these companies is 3.48%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Louisiana average is 2.69%, resulting in a rank of 690th best in the nation and a state rank of 29th best out of 3220 and 64 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Natchitoches Parish:

  • Ashland, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 11.41%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 29.55%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 29.55%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 29.48%
  • Campti, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 20.00%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 20.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 20.00%
    • CLECO Power: 20.00%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 20.00%
  • Clarence, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 22.12%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 22.12%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 22.12%
    • CLECO Power: 11.51%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 22.12%
  • Goldonna, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 12.22%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 29.26%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 29.26%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 29.25%
  • Natchez, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 25.00%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 25.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 25.00%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 25.00%
  • Natchitoches, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 24.79%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 24.79%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 24.79%
    • CLECO Power: 0.85%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 24.79%
  • Powhatan, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 20.00%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 20.00%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 20.00%
    • CLECO Power: 20.00%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 20.00%
  • Provencal, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 22.20%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 22.20%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 22.20%
    • CLECO Power: 11.21%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 22.20%
  • Robeline, Louisiana:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 20.03%
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 20.03%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 20.03%
    • CLECO Power: 19.86%
    • Natchitoches Utilities: 20.03%
  • Saline, Louisiana:
    • Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation: 33.33%
    • Entergy Louisiana: 33.33%
    • Claiborne Electric Coop: 33.33%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana?

County Customers RankArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.ProviderArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.County CustomersArrow DownBlue arrow pointing down.
1Southwestern Electric Power Company37,421
2Entergy Louisiana34,236
3CLECO Power13,111
4Southwest Louisiana Electric Membership Corporation10,032
5Natchitoches Utilities8,588

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana?

By total revenue, Entergy Louisiana is the largest electricity provider in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana.

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

There are 5 electricity companies serving consumers in Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana.

How many power plants are within Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana?

Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana is home to one power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16