Sierra County, New Mexico Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Sierra County, New Mexico Electricity Overview

With a population of 11,576 citizens, Sierra County is the 2382nd largest county in the nation.

Sierra County is home to 11,576 citizens and its power plants produce 909 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a production per capita average of 0.08 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Sierra County averages 0.08 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 26th highest in New Mexico.

Emitting 67,542,369.59 kilograms of CO2 gases, Sierra County has the 2081st worst pollution level from electricity use of any county in the country.

The use of renewable fuel types for electricity generation has declined by 37.31% in Sierra County during the course of the past 12 months.

Sierra County has emissions of 5,834.69 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 1092nd worst polluting county in the country by per capita pollution.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    146,714 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    12.67 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    909 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    909 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.08 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    67,542,370 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,834.69 kg

Truth or Consequences, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 17.90 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Truth or Consequences, which ranks the city 455th out of 530 cities in New Mexico. Electricity generation facilities in the city have had a 37.31% drop in the use of renewable energy sources versus non-renewable fuels. The city is the 16th highest generator of megawatt hours from solar power sources in New Mexico out of the 530 cities.

Emitting 35,110,605.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Truth or Consequences ranks 41st highest out of 530 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,801.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. Roughly 100.00% of Truth or Consequences' electricity is produced using Solar. Truth or Consequences has one power producing plant in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Truth or Consequences

Truth or Consequences residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.179/kWh$101.00/mo.$93.95/mo.
455th17.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Truth or Consequences
405th$100.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Truth or Consequences Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sierra Electric CooperativeBUNDLED17.90100.9124,816.54,442,881.24

Zips with electric coverage in Truth or Consequences, New Mexico include: 87901, 87935, 87942

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Elephant Butte, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 17.90 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Elephant Butte, which ranks the city 455th out of 530 cities in New Mexico. Selling an estimated 28.64 megawatt hours a year, Sierra Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Emitting 8,495,431.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Elephant Butte ranks 115th highest out of 530 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Elephant Butte

Elephant Butte residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.179/kWh$101.00/mo.$93.95/mo.
455th17.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Elephant Butte
405th$100.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Elephant Butte Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Elephant Butte, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sierra Electric CooperativeBUNDLED17.90100.9124,816.54,442,881.24

Williamsburg, NM Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 17.90 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Williamsburg, which ranks the city 455th out of 530 cities in New Mexico. Sierra Electric Cooperative has an estimated 0 residential customers, more than any other supplier in the city. Williamsburg is the 255th largest city in the state, with a population of 462.

Emitting 2,712,432.14 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Williamsburg ranks 249th highest out of 530 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,871.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Williamsburg

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.193/kWh$0.179/kWh$101.00/mo.$93.95/mo.
455th17.90¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Williamsburg
405th$100.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Williamsburg Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Williamsburg, New Mexico

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Sierra Electric CooperativeBUNDLED17.90100.9124,816.54,442,881.24

Electricity Production in Sierra County, New Mexico

Power Plants in Sierra County, New Mexico

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Wal-Mart Truth or Consequences PVSSA Solar of NM 3 (100.00%)
Truth or Consequences NM Solar 909

Sierra County, New Mexico Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 20th worst ranked county out of 33 counties in New Mexico, Sierra County emits 67,542,369.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 1092nd worst in pollution per citizen, averaging 5,834.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the county. There is one power plant in the county. Sierra County's power plants primarily use Solar, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in the county.

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Sierra County, New Mexico Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Sierra County providing electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Citizens of New Mexico have pretty good net metering laws that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Power Companies in Sierra County, New Mexico

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Sierra County, New Mexico?

The largest electricity provider in Sierra County, New Mexico by total customer count is El Paso Electric Company.

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

There are 2 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Sierra County, New Mexico.

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

There is one electricity plant in Sierra County, New Mexico

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1El Paso Electric Company13,238
2Sierra Electric Cooperative2,732

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-11