Payne County, Oklahoma Electric Profile

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Payne County, Oklahoma Overview

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity company in Payne County is Oklahoma Gas & Electric.

Residents in Payne County, on average, pay $150.32 per month for residential electricity, compared to the US average of $122.19.

Payne County has a population of 81,646 citizens.

Natural gas accounts for 99.88% of the electricity production in Payne County, giving it a rank of 637th out of 3221 counties countrywide for natural gas production.

Payne County has the 688th worst pollution level from electricity use in the country and 10th worst in Oklahoma, releasing 446,195,813.55 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Payne County ranks 7th out of 77 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its population using 1,336,655.68 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,336,656  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.37  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    30,642  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    30,642  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.38  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    446,195,814  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,465.01  kg

Stillwater, OK Electric Overview

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Stillwater has an average residential electricity rate of 10.87 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 11.40% below Oklahoma's average price of 12.27 cents. Consumers in the city have 0.92 electrical outages per year, with outages lasting around 103.99 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. With annual production of 30,562 megawatt hours, the city is the 13th largest producer of electricity in Oklahoma.

Coming in at as the 10th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Stillwater emits 266,593,875.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. The city also ranks 9th highest in the state in pollution per citizen, averaging 5,508.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per resident. This is, perhaps, the more important of the two rankings. Around 100.00% of electricity in Stillwater comes from generation using Natural Gas. There are 2 power producing plants in Stillwater, which is the 2nd most plants in a city in Oklahoma.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stillwater

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.471/kWh$0.051/kWh $632.33/mo.$39.53/mo.
182nd 10.87¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stillwater
336th $126.66 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stillwater Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stillwater, Oklahoma

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Central Rural Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.30 154.46 321,079 33,078,400
Oklahoma Gas & Electric BUNDLED 14.07 150.27 8,822,698 1,240,989,097
Stillwater Utilities BUNDLED 11.11 95.91 30,562 197,685 21,955,000

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Cushing, OK Electric Overview

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Cushing has an average residential electricity rate of 11.04 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 10.01% below Oklahoma's average price of 12.27 cents. They obviously have work to do in regards to electricity related pollution as they had a 12.32% rise in CO2 emissions per capita over the course of the past 12 months. The city produces 80 megawatt hours from its power generating plants, which is the 16th highest total generation for any city in Oklahoma.

Coming in at as the 54th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Cushing emits 45,011,706.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. The city also ranks 13th highest in the state in pollution per citizen, averaging 5,405.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per resident. This is, perhaps, the more important of the two rankings. Around 52.71% of electricity in Cushing comes from generation using Natural Gas. There is one power producing plant in Cushing.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cushing

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.471/kWh$0.051/kWh $632.33/mo.$39.53/mo.
228th 11.04¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cushing
377th $128.18 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cushing Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cushing, Oklahoma

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Central Rural Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.30 154.46 321,079 33,078,400
City of Cushing Electric BUNDLED 8.72 78.95 80 34,630.02 3,021,387.05
Oklahoma Gas & Electric BUNDLED 14.07 150.27 8,822,698 1,240,989,097

Perkins, OK Electric Overview

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Perkins has an average residential electricity rate of 12.18 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 0.72% below Oklahoma's average price of 12.27 cents. The city deals with an average of 1.03 power outages per customer each year. These outages are on average 132.86 minutes. In contrast, the nationwide average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage. Selling an estimated 2,790.36 megawatt hours a year, Oklahoma Gas & Electric is the largest electricity provider in the city.

Coming in at as the 99th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Perkins emits 17,306,386.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption per year. More importantly, the city averages 5,399.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 113th worst in the state in this category. There are no power producing facilities in Perkins, so citizens have to depend on power generated outside of the city limits.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Perkins

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.471/kWh$0.051/kWh $632.33/mo.$39.53/mo.
519th 12.18¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Perkins
807th $152.37 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Perkins Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Perkins, Oklahoma

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Central Rural Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.30 154.46 321,079 33,078,400
Oklahoma Gas & Electric BUNDLED 14.07 150.27 8,822,698 1,240,989,097

Energy Production in Payne County, Oklahoma

Power Plants in Payne County, Oklahoma

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Stillwater Energy CenterStillwater Utilities (100.00%)
Stillwater OK Natural Gas 30,562 15,355,882.36 502.45
Cushing OK Natural Gas 80 73,886.12 923.58

Payne County, Oklahoma Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Payne County is the 688th highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the county emitting 446,195,813.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. The county also ranks 1351st worst in emissions per person in the county, averaging 5,465.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. This is, perhaps, the more important of the two metrics. The county has the 618th most power producing plants of any county in the United States, with 2 total plants. Payne County's power plants most often use Natural Gas, which makes up 99.88% (or 30,604.17 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county.

NATURAL GAS
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99.88%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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Payne County, Oklahoma Net Metering

Roughly 50.00% of the electricity providers in Payne County offer net metering to their consumers. Consumers in Oklahoma have bad net metering laws and regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Payne County has 4 electricity providers who report energy loss from their power grid. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 5.15%. With a state average energy loss of 3.39%, Payne County is the 76th best county in Oklahoma for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Payne County:

  • Cushing, Oklahoma:
    • Central Rural Electric Cooperative: 33.52%
    • City of Cushing Electric: 32.95%
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 33.52%
  • Glencoe, Oklahoma:
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 100.00%
  • Perkins, Oklahoma:
    • Central Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 50.00%
  • Ripley, Oklahoma:
    • Central Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 50.00%
  • Stillwater, Oklahoma:
    • Central Rural Electric Cooperative: 47.77%
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 5.12%
    • Stillwater Utilities: 47.11%
  • Yale, Oklahoma:
    • Yale, Oklahoma Electric Utility: 100.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Payne County, Oklahoma?

By total customer count, Stillwater Utilities is the largest electricity provider in Payne County, Oklahoma.

How many power plants are located in Payne County, Oklahoma?

Payne County, Oklahoma is home to 2 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Payne County, Oklahoma?

Payne County, Oklahoma is home to 6 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Payne County, Oklahoma?

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-13