Los Alamos County, NM: 2 Electric Providers

Los Alamos County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Los Alamos County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

Los Alamos County ranks 1005th out of 3230 counties in the United States in megawatt hours produced from solar power.

Los Alamos County is the 30th highest producing county in the state out of 33 counties when it comes to megawatt hours produced from renewable fuel sources.

Los Alamos County generates 0.18% of their required electricity and must purchase the additional 99.82% from other counties.

At $77.81, the average Los Alamos County monthly residential electric expense is 43.61% lower than the US average.

When calculating by total customers, Los Alamos Utilities is the largest supplier in Los Alamos County.

On average, Los Alamos County residents are accountable for 4,775.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, making them the 1439th worst polluting county based on per capita emissions.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    260,008 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.56 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    479 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    479 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.02 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    91,545,624 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,775.71 kg

Los Alamos CDP, NM Electricity Overview

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Los Alamos CDP's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.39% below the average New Mexico rate of 14.15 cents, a welcome situation for citizens of the city. With an estimated 882 total residential customers, Los Alamos Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Citizens in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $77.81. This is 43.61% below the nationwide average bill of $137.99.

Electricity consumption in Los Alamos CDP has byproducts of 63,490,664.61 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 16th highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,784.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 7th highest in New Mexico for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Los Alamos CDP

Los Alamos CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.083/kWh$113.93/mo.$43.62/mo.
74th12.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Los Alamos CDP
95th$77.81Average residential monthly electricity bill for Los Alamos CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Los Alamos CDP, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Jemez Mountains Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.5077.08191,93625,903,300
Los Alamos UtilitiesBUNDLED12.1578.5561,311.257,446,498

White Rock CDP, NM Electricity Overview

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White Rock CDP's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.82 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.40% below the average New Mexico rate of 14.15 cents, a welcome situation for citizens of the city. With an estimated 561 total residential customers, Los Alamos Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Citizens in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $77.82. This is 43.61% below the nationwide average bill of $137.99.

Electricity consumption in White Rock CDP has byproducts of 27,348,352.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 41st highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 4,784.53 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 64th highest in New Mexico for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in White Rock CDP

White Rock CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.161/kWh$0.083/kWh$113.93/mo.$43.62/mo.
73rd12.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of White Rock CDP
96th$77.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for White Rock CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in White Rock CDP, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Jemez Mountains Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.5077.08191,93625,903,300
Los Alamos UtilitiesBUNDLED12.1578.5561,311.257,446,498

Electricity Production in Los Alamos County, New Mexico

Power Plants in Los Alamos County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Los Alamos County NM Solar 479

Los Alamos County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

About 91,545,624.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Los Alamos County due to electricity consumption. Averaging 4,775.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 1439th worst for emissions per capita from electricity use. The county has one electricity generation plant within its borders. In Los Alamos County, Solar is 100.00% of the fuel utilized in electricity production.

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Los Alamos County, New Mexico Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Los Alamos County include Los Alamos Utilities and Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative At the state level, New Mexico has above average net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Los Alamos County is about 5.39% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Los Alamos County a rank of 10th best in the state out of 33.

Power Companies in Los Alamos County, New Mexico

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Los Alamos County, New Mexico by total customer count is Los Alamos Utilities.

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

Los Alamos County, New Mexico is home to 2 electricity companies offering service in the area.

How many power plants are within Los Alamos County, New Mexico?

Los Alamos County, New Mexico is home to one active power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Los Alamos County, New Mexico?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Los Alamos Utilities8,653
2Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative406

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2023-12-06