Luna County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Luna County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

Luna County generates 124,325 megawatts from wind turbines. That is sufficient to rank them 11th out of 33 counties in the state for electricity production from wind power .

Luna County currently is 144th out of 3221 counties in the US in megawatt hours produced using solar power.

While the national average residential rate of electricity is 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, Luna County's average rate is 15.77% above that at 16.74 cents per kilowatt hour.

Luna County generates 127.73 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 254th highest county out of 3221 counties in the US for production per capita.

Luna County has achieved a 6.82% decrease in the use of non-renewable fuels for electricity generation within the previous 12 months, which is an admirable effort.

The county is the 362nd highest generator of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties, producing 3,247,697.87 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    322,262 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.67 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,247,698 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    313,903 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,933,795 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    127.73 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    113,721,290 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,472.46 kg

Deming, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents living within Deming are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 4.08% more than New Mexico's average price of 13.86 cents. The city deals with an average of 0.94 power outages per customer per year. These outages last on average of 101.13 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes each outage. There has been a 6.82% decline in usage of non-renewable fuel types in the city.

Electricity consumption in Deming has byproducts of 73,066,787.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 19th highest amount of any city in New Mexico. The city also ranks 516th highest in New Mexico in emissions per citizen, averaging 4,951 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. The city is home to one electricity plant. In Deming, Natural Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel used in electricity generation.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Deming

Deming 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 Deming
246th$83.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Deming Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Deming, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Public Service Company of New MexicoBUNDLED14.4383.2976,953.733,339,140481,677,000

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Columbus, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents living within Columbus are charged an average residential electricity rate of 17.64 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 27.29% more than New Mexico's average price of 13.86 cents. Columbus Electric is the largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Electricity consumption in Columbus has byproducts of 8,466,076.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 116th highest amount of any city in New Mexico. The city also ranks 256th highest in New Mexico in emissions per citizen, averaging 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. All of the electricity used in Columbus has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Columbus

Columbus residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.163/kWh$127.68/mo.$88.72/mo.
446th17.64¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Columbus
502nd$127.68Average residential monthly electricity bill for Columbus Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Columbus, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Columbus ElectricBUNDLED17.64127.6836,191.216,384,676.97

Keeler Farm CDP, NM Electricity Overview

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Residents living within Keeler Farm CDP are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.43 cents per kilowatt hour. Regrettably, this is 4.08% more than New Mexico's average price of 13.86 cents. The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Public Service Company of New Mexico. The power grid in the city experiences an average of 0.94 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 101.13 minutes per outage. The United States averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages each year and 122.99 minutes per outage.

Electricity consumption in Keeler Farm CDP has byproducts of 6,728,240.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 139th highest amount of any city in New Mexico. The city also ranks 256th highest in New Mexico in emissions per citizen, averaging 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. All of the electricity used in Keeler Farm CDP has to be sourced from neighboring cities and rural areas, as there are no electricity production plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Keeler Farm CDP

Keeler Farm CDP 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 Keeler Farm CDP
246th$83.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Keeler Farm CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Keeler Farm CDP, 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

Electricity Production in Luna County, New Mexico

Power Plants in Luna County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Luna Energy FacilitySamchully Power & Utilities 1 LLC (33.40%)Tucson Electric Power (33.30%)Public Service Company of New Mexico (33.30%)
Deming NM Natural Gas 2,933,7951,146,061,192.64390.64
Luna County NM Solar 138,961
Luna County NM Wind 124,325
Luna County NM Solar 71,217
Luna County NM Solar 20,029
Columbus Solar ProjectNew Mexico Renewable Development LLC (100.00%)
Luna County NM Solar 5,228

Luna County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Luna County is the 17th highest ranked county in the state out of 33 when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county releasing 113,721,289.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. This total equates to 4,472.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 1879th highest in the nation for emissions per capita from electricity use. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Natural Gas, which makes up 90.33% (or 2,933,795 megawatt hours) of the fuel types used for electricity generation in the county. Solar and Wind are also important fuel types in the county, with 5.84% and 3.83% of total electricity production coming from each fuel source, respectively. Luna County has 6 electricity producing plants, which is 362nd most in the nation.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
90.33%
SOLAR
Solar
5.84%
WIND
Wind
3.83%

Luna County, New Mexico Net Metering

Luna County has 4 out of 4 electricity suppliers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Regulations put in place at the state level are decent for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The one company in Luna County who reports energy loss data reported an annual loss of 7.96%. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the New Mexico average is 6.66%, resulting in a rank of 2774th best in the nation and a state rank of 25th best out of 3221 and 33 counties, respectively.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Luna County, New Mexico?

By total revenue, Public Service Company of New Mexico is the largest electricity provider in Luna County, New Mexico.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Public Service Company of New Mexico55,624
2El Paso Electric Company4,833
3Columbus Electric1,745
4Sierra Electric Cooperative132

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

There are 4 electricity providers offering service in Luna County, New Mexico.

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

Luna County, New Mexico is home to 6 active power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-08-09