San Miguel County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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San Miguel County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

San Miguel County is the 21st worst polluting county in New Mexico when considering pollution per capita. The county emits 4,728.86 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

Emitting 128,629,597.3 kilograms of CO2 gases, San Miguel County has the 14th highest pollution level due to electricity use of any county in the state.

San Miguel County is 14th in the state out of 33 counties for renewable electricity production per capita, at 2.47 megawatt hours per person each year.

With 67,070 megawatt hours generated from solar, San Miguel County ranks 11th in New Mexico out of 33 counties for solar power electricity generation.

There was a 6.31% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita within the past 12 months in San Miguel County.

At an average residential rate of 15.10 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, residents of San Miguel County pay a 4.43% markup from the national average rate.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    344,746 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.67 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    67,070 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    67,070 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.47 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    128,629,597 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,728.86 kg

Las Vegas, NM Electricity Overview

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Las Vegas has an average residential electricity rate of 14.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.10% higher than the average nationwide price of 14.46 cents. Public Service Company of New Mexico has an estimated 935 total residential customers, more than all other vendors in the city. Consumers in Las Vegas experience 0.94 power outages a year with outages lasting on average 101.13 minutes.

Las Vegas residents average 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 256th highest in the state out of 530 in this category. With total emissions of 77,298,444.98 kilograms, the city ranks 17th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 166,866.18 megawatt hours consumed in Las Vegas must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Las Vegas

Las Vegas 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.
340th14.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Las Vegas
244th$83.09Average residential monthly electricity bill for Las Vegas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Las Vegas, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mora San Miguel ElectricBUNDLED16.8777.6560,673.6510,235,921.2
Public Service Company of New MexicoBUNDLED14.4383.23,339,140481,677,000

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Pecos, NM Electricity Overview

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Pecos has an average residential electricity rate of 16.87 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.66% higher than the average nationwide price of 14.46 cents. The average residential power bill for a resident in the city is $77.65 per month, while the US average is $129.86. Mora San Miguel Electric has an estimated 5 residential customers, more than all other suppliers in the city.

Pecos residents average 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 256th highest in the state out of 530 in this category. With total emissions of 8,172,522.82 kilograms, the city ranks 120th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 17,642.24 megawatt hours consumed in Pecos must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pecos

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.174/kWh$0.169/kWh$79.54/mo.$72.88/mo.
402nd16.87¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pecos
99th$77.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pecos Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pecos, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mora San Miguel ElectricBUNDLED16.8777.6560,673.6510,235,921.2

San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County), NM Electricity Overview

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San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County) has an average residential electricity rate of 13.77 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately for their residents, 4.76% below the average national electricity price of 14.46 cents. San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County) has the 213th largest population in New Mexico, with 670 residents living within its borders. Jemez Mountains Electric Cooperative has an estimated 7 total residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers who operate in the city.

San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County) residents average 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which ranks them 6th highest in the state out of 530 in this category. With total emissions of 3,933,613.71 kilograms, the city ranks 208th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. All of the 8,491.59 megawatt hours consumed in San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County) must be brought in from nearby areas as there are no electricity plants within the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County)

San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County) residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.137/kWh$80.45/mo.$72.42/mo.
154th13.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County)
43rd$77.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County) Residents

Electric Companies With Service in San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County), New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Jemez Mountains Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.7777.11185,52825,551,400

Electricity Production in San Miguel County, New Mexico

Power Plants in San Miguel County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
San Miguel II Solar Energy CenterPNM Resources (100.00%)
San Miguel County NM Solar 27,349
San Miguel I Solar Energy CenterPNM Resources (100.00%)
San Miguel County NM Solar 26,434
San Miguel County NM Solar 10,019
Storrie Lake Solar ProjectMSM Solar LLC (100.00%)
San Miguel County NM Solar 3,268

San Miguel County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

San Miguel County residents average 4,728.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use. With total emissions of 128,629,597.3 kilograms, the county ranks 14th worst in New Mexico for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county has 4 power plants, which is 11th most in New Mexico. In San Miguel County, Solar makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized in electricity production.

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San Miguel County, New Mexico Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity suppliers in San Miguel County, 4 of them report that they offer net metering. At the state level, New Mexico is known for decent net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity companies in San Miguel County that report energy loss, including Farmers Electric Clovis, New Mexico, Central New Mexico Electric Coop, and Springer Electric Cooperative. Combined, these 3 companies average an annual energy loss of 5.42% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 6.66%, resulting in a rank of 2241st best in the United States and a state rank of 9th best out of 3221 and 33 counties, respectively.

FAQ

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

San Miguel County, New Mexico is home to 4 active power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

What electricity company is the largest provider in San Miguel County, New Mexico?

By total revenue, Mora San Miguel Electric is the largest electricity provider in San Miguel County, New Mexico.

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

San Miguel County, New Mexico is home to 4 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in San Miguel County, New Mexico?

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-18