San Miguel County, New Mexico Electric Profile

The largest electricity supplier in San Miguel County by megawatt hours sold is Farmers Electric Clovis, New Mexico.

San Miguel County has had a 140.70% increase in the use of renewable fuel types for electricity generation over the last 12 months.

The county is the 1423rd highest producer of electricity in the United States out of 3220 counties, producing 64,375 megawatt hours.

San Miguel County is the 18 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 33 counties in the state, with a population of 27,277 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 64,375.

With a population of 27,277 citizens, San Miguel County is the 15th largest county by population in the state.

During the course of the previous year, San Miguel County has seen a 140.70% increase in generation of electricity from solar sources, up from 26,745 megawatt hours a year to 64,375 megawatt hours each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    330,782 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.13 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    64,375 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    64,375 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.36 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    138,832,058 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,089.71 kg

Las Vegas, NM Electric Overview

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Las Vegas has an average residential electricity rate of 14.17 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.80% above the average New Mexico price of 13.40 cents and 5.39% more than the national average of 13.45. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $85.76. This is 28.68% below the US average bill of $120.24. Selling 14,717.79 megawatt hours per year, Public Service Company of New Mexico is the largest provider in the city.

Las Vegas has no electricity plants within its borders. Roughly 6,319.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita are released in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the 9th highest polluter in the state out of 443 cities. Total emissions in the city are 83,267,016.02 kilograms, which is the 16th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

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 Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.125/kWh$124.35/mo.$52.52/mo.
209th14.17¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Las Vegas
276th$85.76Average residential monthly electricity bill for Las Vegas Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Las Vegas, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Farmers Electric Clovis, New MexicoBUNDLED11.2394.1799,84111,208,800
Mora San Miguel ElectricBUNDLED16.8777.6560,673.6510,235,921.2
Public Service Company of New MexicoBUNDLED14.4385.453,406,422491,655,000

Pecos, NM Electric Overview

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Pecos's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 14.05 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.85% more than New Mexico's average price of 13.40 cents and 4.45% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $85.91 per month, while the New Mexico average is $90.54. Patrons in the city pay a 5.11% discount compared to the rest of the state. With 4 total residential customers, Mora San Miguel Electric is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Pecos results in the release of 9,277,169.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 111th highest in New Mexico out of 443 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 6,319.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 9th highest polluting city in New Mexico for CO2 emissions per capita. There are zero electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pecos

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.146/kWh$0.140/kWh$85.91/mo.$80.50/mo.
205th14.05¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pecos
277th$85.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pecos Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pecos, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Farmers Electric Clovis, New MexicoBUNDLED11.2394.1799,84111,208,800
Mora San Miguel ElectricBUNDLED16.8777.6560,673.6510,235,921.2

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

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San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County)'s average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 13.77 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.79% more than New Mexico's average price of 13.40 cents and 2.39% more than the US average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $77.11 per month, while the New Mexico average is $90.54. Patrons in the city pay a 14.83% discount compared to the rest of the state. With a population of 680 residents, the city is the 183rd largest city in New Mexico.

Electricity use in San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County) results in the release of 4,297,326.27 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 177th highest in New Mexico out of 443 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 6,319.6 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 173rd highest polluting city in New Mexico for CO2 emissions per capita. There are zero electricity generation plants in The city.

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 Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.137/kWh$80.45/mo.$72.42/mo.
142nd13.77¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of San Jose CDP (Rio Arriba County)
47th$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

Energy 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 25,632
San Miguel I Solar Energy CenterPNM Resources (100.00%)
San Miguel County NM Solar 25,474
San Miguel County NM Solar 9,859
Storrie Lake Solar ProjectMSM Solar LLC (100.00%)
San Miguel County NM Solar 3,410

San Miguel County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

San Miguel County’s electricity consumption results in CO2 pollution totaling 138,832,057.62 kilograms, which is the 1514th most of any county in the United States. The county also ranks 1483rd worst in emissions per capita, averaging 5,089.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. The county has 4 power producing plants, which is 623rd most in the United States and 580th most when considering plants per person in the county. San Miguel County's primary fuel used for electricity production is Solar. The county produces 64,375 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel type.

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San Miguel County, New Mexico Net Metering

There are 4 companies in San Miguel County providing electricity. Of those 4, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Residents of New Mexico have commendable net metering laws that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

There are 3 electricity providers in San Miguel County that report energy loss, including Farmers Electric Clovis, New Mexico, Central New Mexico Electric Coop, and Springer Electric Cooperative. Together, these 3 electricity providers average an annual energy loss of 5.42% of electricity generated. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned San Miguel County a rank of 8th best in New Mexico out of 33 counties.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in San Miguel County, New Mexico by megawatt hours sold is Farmers Electric Clovis, New Mexico.

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers serving consumers in San Miguel County, New Mexico.

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

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

There are 4 active power plants in San Miguel County, New Mexico

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-01