Arkansas River Power Authority

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About Arkansas River Power Authority

Arkansas River Power Authority is a political subdivision. A political subdivision is a government entity voted into existence by the population that it serves. In 2020 Arkansas River Power Authority sold 281,063 megawatt hours to other providers on the wholesale market. Electricity generation and wholesale power purchases made up 8.24% and 91.76%, respectively, of all electricity sourced. Electricity plants owned by the company generated 23,523 megawatt hours and an additional 261,863 megawatt hours were acquired by way of wholesale channels. They earned $28,711,400 in 2020 from sales to the wholesale electricity market alone.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is a fact of life when dealing with electricity transmission. Arkansas River Power Authority currently averages a loss of about 1.51% of the aggregate electricity they produce. Arkansas River Power Authority's energy loss amounts give them a rank of 3rd best out of 3509 in the US.

Arkansas River Power Authority Overview

  • Company Type:Political Subdivision
  • Headquarters:3409 South Main Street
    Lamar, Colorado 81052
    United States of America
  • CEO:Rick Rigel

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    Quick Facts About Arkansas River Power Authority

    Arkansas River Power Authority generates 6,372 megawatt hours of electricity (or 99.70% of their total electricity production) from wind energy.

    Arkansas River Power Authority is 32nd out of the 54 in the state for the percentage of their fuel usage that comes from sustainable fuel types.

    Arkansas River Power Authority is ranked 529th in the United States for total electricity generation, generating 6,391 megawatt hours.

    Arkansas River Power Authority produces 0.30% of their total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel sources. The total electricity generated from non-renewable sources is 19 megawatt hours, which is 17th most in the state out of 54 providers.

    Energy Loss

    Arkansas River Power Authority's energy loss due to business operations.

    -1.51%

    Total Energy Loss

    4,323MWh

    128 National Rank

    Arkansas River Power Authority Energy Makeup

    Power Plants Owned by Arkansas River Power Authority

    PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
    Prowers County CO Wind 12,744
    Trinidad CO Distillate Fuel Oil 1912,964.53682.34

    Arkansas River Power Authority Fuel Makeup

    WIND
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    Wind
    99.70%
    DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
    Distillate Fuel Oil
    0.30%

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    Arkansas River Power Authority FAQ:

    What percentage of Arkansas River Power Authority's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuels?

    Arkansas River Power Authority generates 0.30% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel types.

    What is the phone number for Arkansas River Power Authority?

    The Arkansas River Power Authority phone number is (719) 336-3496.

    Who is the CEO of Arkansas River Power Authority?

    The CEO of Arkansas River Power Authority is Rick Rigel.

    How many power plants are owned by or associated with Arkansas River Power Authority?

    Arkansas River Power Authority owns or is associated with 2 power plants.

    What percentage of Arkansas River Power Authority's electricity is produced from renewable fuel types?

    Arkansas River Power Authority produces 99.70% of their electricity from renewable fuel types.

    Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
    Published: 2022-03-13