Eddy County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Eddy County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

Renewable fuel usage for electricity generation has dropped by 8.17% during the past year in Eddy County.

Eddy County is the 13th worst polluting county in the state when considering pollution per capita. The county emits 5,720.89 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

Eddy County had a 5.79% drop in CO2 emissions per capita during the previous 12 months.

Eddy County is the 25 highest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 33 counties in New Mexico, with a population of 62,314 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 20,201.

Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest supplier in Eddy County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

As the 24th highest generator of electricity in New Mexico out of 33 counties, Eddy County produces 20,201 megawatt hours of electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    789,769 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.67 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    20,201 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    20,201 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.32 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    356,491,726 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,720.89 kg

Carlsbad, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Carlsbad home pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.95 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.77% below the average New Mexico rate of 13.86 cents. Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Coming in at as the 10th worst ranked city out of 530 cities in New Mexico, Carlsbad releases 189,271,401.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 256th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Carlsbad

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.085/kWh$194.93/mo.$61.01/mo.
66th11.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Carlsbad
477th$119.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Carlsbad Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Carlsbad, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Southwestern Public Service CompanyBUNDLED11.95119.011,183,616141,450,423

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Artesia, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Artesia home pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.31% below the average New Mexico rate of 13.86 cents. Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Coming in at as the 18th worst ranked city out of 530 cities in New Mexico, Artesia releases 75,589,964.99 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 6th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Artesia

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.079/kWh$177.63/mo.$68.23/mo.
23rd11.46¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Artesia
494th$123.63Average residential monthly electricity bill for Artesia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Artesia, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Central Valley Elec CoopBUNDLED10.97128.2583,3659,145,503
Southwestern Public Service CompanyBUNDLED11.95119.011,183,616141,450,423

La Huerta CDP, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents who call La Huerta CDP home pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.95 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.77% below the average New Mexico rate of 13.86 cents. Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Coming in at as the 114th worst ranked city out of 530 cities in New Mexico, La Huerta CDP releases 8,501,302.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 6th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in La Huerta CDP

La Huerta CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.144/kWh$0.085/kWh$194.93/mo.$61.01/mo.
66th11.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of La Huerta CDP
477th$119.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for La Huerta CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in La Huerta CDP, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Southwestern Public Service CompanyBUNDLED11.95119.011,183,616141,450,423

Electricity Production in Eddy County, New Mexico

Power Plants in Eddy County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
SPS5 HopiWF-SunE-SPS Solar Statutory Trust (100.00%)
Eddy County NM Solar 20,201

Eddy County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Eddy County is the 817th highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county emitting 356,491,726.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The county averages 5,720.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. Solar is the primary fuel source in Eddy County, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Eddy County is home to one power producing plant.

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Eddy County, New Mexico Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Eddy County offering electricity. Of those 4, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Eddy County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 4.58% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 6.66%, resulting in a rank of 1522nd best in the nation and a state rank of 6th best out of 3221 and 33 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Eddy County:

  • Artesia, New Mexico:
    • Central Valley Elec Coop: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Public Service Company: 50.00%
  • Carlsbad, New Mexico:
    • Southwestern Public Service Company: 100.00%
  • Hope, New Mexico:
    • Otero County Electrictric Cooperative: 10.03%
    • Southwestern Public Service Company: 89.97%
  • Loving, New Mexico:
    • Southwestern Public Service Company: 100.00%

* 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 Eddy County, New Mexico?

The largest electricity provider in Eddy County, New Mexico by total customer count is Southwestern Public Service Company.

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

Eddy County, New Mexico is home to 4 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Eddy County, New Mexico?

How many power plants are in Eddy County, New Mexico?

There is one active electricity plant located in Eddy County, New Mexico

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-24