Cibola County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cibola County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

Cibola County uses 25.00% more electricity than it generates.

Electricity from wind energy generated in Cibola County totals 196,105 megawatt hours, ranking Cibola County 354th out of 3221 counties in the US for wind power generation.

Cibola County has seen an increase in electricity generation from solar power of 98.90% year over year.

Cibola County generates 79,388 megawatt hours from solar energy, making it 243rd out of 3221 counties in the United States for total megawatt hours generated using solar power.

The county is ranked as the 12th largest generator of electricity in New Mexico out of 33 counties for electricity production, generating 275,493 megawatt hours.

Cibola County produces 275,493 megawatt hours of electricity from sustainable fuel types. This ranks Cibola County 612th highest producing county out of 3221 counties in the country for total sustainable electricity production.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    344,379 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.67 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    275,493 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    275,493 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    10.14 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    31,910,269 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    1,174.38 kg

Grants, NM Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Grants home spend, on average, 13.74 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Thankfully, this is 0.86% less than New Mexico's average price of 13.86 cents, resulting in the city ranking 108th out of 530 cities in New Mexico for best average electricity rate. There is 849.10% more electricity used in Grants than is produced, meaning they must purchase electricity from neighboring cities and counties. The city is the 16th highest generator out of 530 cities in the state, averaging 1.34 megawatt hours produced per consumer in the city.

Grants is the 29th highest ranked city in New Mexico out of 530 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 48,128,413.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Additionally, the city ranks 514th highest in the state for emissions per capita, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,252.47 kilograms of emissions per citizen. Solar is the primary fuel type in Grants, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel type. Grants has the 5th highest number of electricity plants of any city in the state, with one total plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Grants

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.131/kWh$81.94/mo.$73.39/mo.
108th13.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Grants
127th$80.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Grants Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Grants, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Continental Divide Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.7480.02149,70920,571,000

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Milan, NM Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Milan home spend, on average, 13.74 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Thankfully, this is 0.86% less than New Mexico's average price of 13.86 cents, resulting in the city ranking 108th out of 530 cities in New Mexico for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Continental Divide Electric Cooperative. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Milan average is 38.38% lower at $80.02 per month.

Milan is the 75th highest ranked city in New Mexico out of 530 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 14,419,336.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 6th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 31,127.4 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Milan

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.131/kWh$81.94/mo.$73.39/mo.
108th13.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Milan
127th$80.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Milan Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Milan, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Continental Divide Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.7480.02149,70920,571,000

Skyline-Ganipa CDP, NM Electricity Overview

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Citizens who call Skyline-Ganipa CDP home spend, on average, 13.74 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. Thankfully, this is 0.86% less than New Mexico's average price of 13.86 cents, resulting in the city ranking 108th out of 530 cities in New Mexico for best average electricity rate. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Continental Divide Electric Cooperative. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $129.86, while the Skyline-Ganipa CDP average is 38.38% lower at $80.02 per month.

Skyline-Ganipa CDP is the 105th highest ranked city in New Mexico out of 530 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the city emitting 9,475,899.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total also equates to a ranking of 256th worst in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 20,455.87 megawatt hours that citizens here consume.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Skyline-Ganipa CDP

Skyline-Ganipa CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.143/kWh$0.131/kWh$81.94/mo.$73.39/mo.
108th13.74¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Skyline-Ganipa CDP
127th$80.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Skyline-Ganipa CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Skyline-Ganipa CDP, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Continental Divide Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.7480.02149,70920,571,000

Electricity Production in Cibola County, New Mexico

Power Plants in Cibola County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Red Mesa Wind LLCRed Mesa Wind LLC (100.00%)
Cibola County NM Wind 196,105
Route 66 Energy Center, LLCRoute 66 Energy Center, LLC (100.00%)
Cibola County NM Solar 40,457
Cibola County NM Solar 19,964
Grants CDEC 2Continental Divide Solar II, LLC (100.00%)
Grants NM Solar 12,236
Bluewater CDEC 1Continental Divide Solar I, LLC (100.00%)
Bluewater Village CDP NM Solar 6,731

Cibola County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Cibola County's electricity use results in CO2 pollution totaling 31,910,269.01 kilograms, which is the 2465th largest amount of any county in the US. Additionally, the county ranks 2728th worst in the United States for emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county has 5 power producing plants within its borders. This is the 452nd most plants within a county in the nation. In Cibola County, Wind makes up 71.18% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation.

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71.18%
SOLAR
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28.82%

Cibola County, New Mexico Net Metering

Of the 2 electric companies in Cibola County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Regulations put in place at the state level are above average for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The single company in Cibola County who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 6.05%. With a United States average energy loss of 2.76%, Cibola County is ranked as the 2528th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Cibola County, New Mexico?

Cibola County, New Mexico has 5 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest provider in Cibola County, New Mexico?

By total customer count, Continental Divide Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity company in Cibola County, New Mexico.

How many electric companies offer service in Cibola County, New Mexico?

There are 2 electricity suppliers offering service in Cibola County, New Mexico.

What electricity companies offer service in Cibola County, New Mexico?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Continental Divide Electric Cooperative9,075
2Socorro Electric Cooperative350

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-01