Grant County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Grant County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

The largest provider in Grant County by number of customers is Public Service Company of New Mexico.

Throughout the past 12 months, Grant County experienced a 6.96% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

Grant County currently is 801st out of 3221 counties in the US for megawatt hours produced by solar power sources.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Grant County's average rate is 2.95% higher at 14.89 cents per kilowatt hour.

Grant County released 168,240,716.32 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 13th highest polluting county out of 33 counties in New Mexico.

Grant County is the 1532nd largest county in the US, with 28,185 residents residing in the county.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    357,217 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.67 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    21,003 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,681 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    19,322 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.75 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    168,240,716 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,969.16 kg

Silver City, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Silver City, which is 4.08% above the average state price of 13.86 cents and 0.25% below the nationwide average of 14.46 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 $83.2 per month, while the state average is $92.31. Patrons in the city have a 9.87% 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 56,972,817.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 5,871.07 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 January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.125/kWh$124.35/mo.$52.52/mo.
227th14.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Silver City
246th$83.2Average 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 MexicoBUNDLED14.4383.23,339,140481,677,000

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Bayard, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Bayard, which is 4.08% above the average state price of 13.86 cents and 0.25% below the nationwide average of 14.46 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 $83.2 per month, while the state average is $92.31. Patrons in the city have a 9.87% 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 12,423,174.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 5,871.07 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 Bayard

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.125/kWh$124.35/mo.$52.52/mo.
227th14.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bayard
246th$83.2Average 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 MexicoBUNDLED14.4383.23,339,140481,677,000

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

Santa Clara, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour for customers in Santa Clara, which is 4.08% above the average state price of 13.86 cents and 0.25% below the nationwide average of 14.46 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 $83.2 per month, while the state average is $92.31. Patrons in the city have a 9.87% 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 9,610,933.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in the city from electricity consumption each year. Averaging 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 256th 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 January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.125/kWh$124.35/mo.$52.52/mo.
227th14.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Santa Clara
246th$83.2Average 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 MexicoBUNDLED14.4383.23,339,140481,677,000

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

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 19,32212,494,091.26646.63
Silver City WWTP PV ProjectAffordable Solar Silver City (100.00%)
Grant County NM Solar 1,681

Grant County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Grant County is home to 2 power plants, which is 16th highest in New Mexico. Coming in as the 1351st worst ranked county in the country, the county releases 168,240,716.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per person in the county, which amounts to 5,969.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation the county is the 3rd highest polluting county in New Mexico. Grant County's primary fuel is Natural Gas, with 92.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel.

NATURAL GAS
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92.00%
SOLAR
Solar
8.00%

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 7.96%. The national average is 2.76%, resulting in Grant County having a rank of 2774th 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 are 2 active electricity plants in Grant County, New Mexico

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-10-24