Hidalgo County, NM: 3 Electric Providers

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hidalgo County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

Hidalgo County is the 29th largest county in New Mexico.

Throughout the past year, Hidalgo County has had a 25.63% decrease in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity production.

With total generation of 33,503 megawatt hours, Hidalgo County is ranked 1104th highest generator of electricity in the country out of 3230 counties for total generation.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest supplier in Hidalgo County is Public Service Company of New Mexico.

Hidalgo County is 734th in the US rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 33,503 megawatt hours produced from renewable sources.

With 4,214 residents living within the county and 33,503 megawatt hours produced each year, Hidalgo County has a megawatt hour per capita production of 7.95 megawatt hours. The city is 13 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in New Mexico.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    58,013 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.77 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    33,503 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    33,503 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.95 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    8,669,155 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,057.23 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Lordsburg

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Lordsburg 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

Lordsburg, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents of Lordsburg are billed an average residential electricity price of 15.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.13% more than the average state rate of 14.30 cents. The national average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Lordsburg average is 36.76% less at $87.28 per month. The city has an average of 0.91 electrical outages per customer each year. These outages go on for an average of 94.41 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per consumer and 137.24 minutes an outage.

For every person in the city there are 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 121st worst in New Mexico out of 530 cities for emissions from electricity use per capita. Total emissions in the city are 10,132,927.18 kilograms, which is the 88th highest total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lordsburg

Lordsburg 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 Lordsburg
292nd$87.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lordsburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lordsburg, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Public Service Company of New MexicoBUNDLED15.2587.2573,3433,364,691513,030,000

Cotton City CDP, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents of Cotton City CDP are billed an average residential electricity price of 17.31 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 21.07% more than the state's average rate of 14.30 cents. This ranks the city 455th out of 530 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The city is ranked 10th in New Mexico in total electricity generated from power plants within its borders, with 33,503 megawatt hours generated. There is an overabundance of 27,789.79 megawatt hours in the city due to citizens consuming 486.41% less electricity than the city's power plants produce.

For every person in the city there are 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 498th worst in New Mexico out of 530 cities for emissions from electricity use per capita. Total emissions in the city are 0 kilograms, which is the 498th highest total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. About 100.00% of Cotton City CDP's electricity is generated using Geothermal. Cotton City CDP has one power generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cotton City CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.194/kWh$0.153/kWh$193.12/mo.$64.90/mo.
455th17.31¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cotton City CDP
506th$128.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cotton City CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cotton City CDP, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Columbus ElectricBUNDLED17.36128.536,185.686,280,624.56

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Glen Acres CDP, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents of Glen Acres CDP are billed an average residential electricity price of 15.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.13% more than the average state rate of 14.30 cents. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $87.28. This is 36.76% lower than the nationwide average of $138.02. Customers in the city have 0.91 electrical outages each year, with outages lasting an average of 94.41 minutes. The national averages for these data points are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each.

For every person in the city there are 4,869.26 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 121st worst in New Mexico out of 530 cities for emissions from electricity use per capita. Total emissions in the city are 1,606,855.34 kilograms, which is the 308th highest total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Glen Acres CDP

Glen Acres CDP 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 Glen Acres CDP
292nd$87.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Glen Acres CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Glen Acres CDP, 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

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Electricity Production in Hidalgo County, New Mexico

Power Plants in Hidalgo County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lightning Dock Geothermal HI-01, LLCLightning Dock Geothermal HI-01, LLC (100.00%)
Cotton City CDP NM Geothermal 33,503

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For every person in the county there are 2,057.23 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. Total emissions in the county are 8,669,154.7 kilograms, which is the 25th worst total amount of pollution for a county in the state. Roughly 100.00% of Hidalgo County's electricity is generated using Geothermal. Hidalgo County has one power generation plant in the county.

GEOTHERMAL
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
Geothermal
100.00%

Hidalgo County, New Mexico Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Hidalgo County include Public Service Company of New Mexico, Columbus Electric, and Duncan Valley Electric Cooperative Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and New Mexico has commendable laws and regulations for consumers interested in installing personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

The single company in Hidalgo County who reports energy loss metrics reported an annual loss of 10.84%. The national average is 2.87%, resulting in Hidalgo County having a rank of 2854th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Hidalgo County:

  • Lordsburg, New Mexico:
    • Public Service Company of New Mexico: 100.00%
  • Virden, New Mexico:
    • Duncan Valley Electric Cooperative: 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 Hidalgo County, New Mexico?

By total customer count, Public Service Company of New Mexico is the largest electricity supplier in Hidalgo County, New Mexico.

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

There are 3 electricity suppliers operating in Hidalgo County, New Mexico.

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

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

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Public Service Company of New Mexico40,831
2Columbus Electric2,325
3Duncan Valley Electric Cooperative76

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Published: 2024-07-05