Grant County, NM: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Grant County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Grant County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

Consumers in the county deal with an average of 0.91 electrical outages a year, with outages lasting on average 94.41 minutes.

Grant County is ranked as the 15th largest consuming county out of 33 counties in the state with 387,919.83 megawatt hours being consumed by consumers for their electricity needs.

There was a 1.29% drop in CO2 emissions per capita over the last 12 months in Grant County.

Grant County has a population of 28,178 residents.

With 28,178 residents within its borders and 68,278 megawatt hours produced a year, Grant County has a megawatt hour per capita production of 2.42 megawatt hours. The city is 18 highest megawatt hour per capita amount in the state.

The use of natural gas in Grant County yields a total of 68,278 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 6th in New Mexico out of 33 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    387,920 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.77 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    68,278 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    68,278 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.42 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    157,398,348 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,585.86 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Silver City

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Silver City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

15.09¢ per kWh

  • 0.74% lower than last month
  • 0.07% lower than April last year
  • 5.62% higher than the New Mexico average
  • 10.77% lower than the US average
  • 329th in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since April last year
  • 16,109th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 823 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,403 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

15.18¢ per kWh

  • 0.01% lower than last month
  • 3.94% higher than April last year
  • 6.13% higher than the New Mexico average
  • 5.87% lower than the US average
  • 325th in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 62 since April last year
  • 17,562nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 151 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 952 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$65.18 per month

  • 5.33% lower than last month
  • 0.25% higher than April last year
  • 8.14% lower than the New Mexico average
  • 42.18% lower than the US average
  • 273rd in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 20 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 1,178th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 282 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 41 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$87.28 per month

  • 0.02% higher than last month
  • 2.24% higher than April last year
  • 7.78% lower than the New Mexico average
  • 35.86% lower than the US average
  • 292nd in the state out of 512 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 42 since April last year
  • 1,591st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 12 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 885 since April last year

Silver City, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.18 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Silver City, which is 6.13% above the average state price of 14.30 cents and 5.87% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Public Service Company of New Mexico. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $87.28 per month, while the state average is $95.09. Patrons in the city have a 8.21% markdown compared to the rest of the state.

All of the electricity sold in Silver City has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 47,202,593.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 6th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Silver City

Silver City residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.125/kWh$141.21/mo.$52.52/mo.
325th15.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Silver City
292nd$87.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Silver City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Silver City, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Public Service Company of New MexicoBUNDLED15.2587.253,364,691513,030,000

Bayard, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.18 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Bayard, which is 6.13% above the average state price of 14.30 cents and 5.87% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Public Service Company of New Mexico. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $87.28 per month, while the state average is $95.09. Patrons in the city have a 8.21% markdown compared to the rest of the state.

All of the electricity sold in Bayard has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 10,576,029.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 121st highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bayard

Bayard residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.125/kWh$141.21/mo.$52.52/mo.
325th15.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bayard
292nd$87.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bayard Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bayard, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Public Service Company of New MexicoBUNDLED15.2587.253,364,691513,030,000

Zips with electric coverage in Bayard, New Mexico include: 88023, 88043, 88041

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Santa Clara, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 15.18 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Santa Clara, which is 6.13% above the average state price of 14.30 cents and 5.87% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. The largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Public Service Company of New Mexico. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $87.28 per month, while the state average is $95.09. Patrons in the city have a 8.21% markdown compared to the rest of the state.

All of the electricity sold in Santa Clara has to be brought in from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity generation plants within its borders. Approximately 8,871,789.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 121st highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Santa Clara

Santa Clara residential electric rates are highest in September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.162/kWh$0.125/kWh$141.21/mo.$52.52/mo.
325th15.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Santa Clara
292nd$87.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Santa Clara Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Santa Clara, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Public Service Company of New MexicoBUNDLED15.2587.253,364,691513,030,000

Zips with electric coverage in Santa Clara, New Mexico include: 88023, 88026, 88041, 88022

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Electricity Production in Grant County, New Mexico

Power Plants in Grant County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Chino MinesFreePort-McMoRan-Corp-Chino Mines (100.00%)
Grant County NM Natural Gas 68,27844,342,082.82649.43

Grant County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Grant County is home to one power plant. Releasing 157,398,347.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions, the county is the 1397th worst in the country for total pollution from electricity use. More importantly, the county averages 5,585.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. They rank 1192nd worst in the US in this category. Grant County has around 100.00% of its electricity produced from Natural Gas.

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Grant County, New Mexico Net Metering

About 100.00% of the electric companies in Grant County offer net metering to their consumers. The state has pretty good net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

The one company in Grant County who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 10.84%. The national average is 2.87%, resulting in Grant County having a rank of 2854th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Grant County:

  • Bayard, New Mexico:
    • Public Service Company of New Mexico: 100.00%
  • Hurley, New Mexico:
    • Public Service Company of New Mexico: 100.00%
  • Santa Clara, New Mexico:
    • Public Service Company of New Mexico: 100.00%
  • Silver City, New Mexico:
    • Public Service Company of New Mexico: 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 provider in Grant County, New Mexico?

By total megawatt hours sold, Public Service Company of New Mexico is the largest electricity provider in Grant County, New Mexico.

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers offering service in Grant County, New Mexico.

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

How many power plants are located within Grant County, New Mexico?

There is one active electricity plant in Grant County, New Mexico

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-07-05