Denton Electric

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About Denton Electric

Denton Electric is a municipally owned organization supplying electricity in 4 cities in Texas including Denton, Corinth, Krum, and Shady Shores. A total of 57,197 customers (88.82% residential accounts, 10.92% commercial accounts and 0.26% industrial customers) receive electricity from the company. Denton Electric's consumers are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.11 cents per kilowatt hour. Unfortunately, this is 5.61% higher than Texas' average rate of 12.41 cents. They had sales of 1,469,155 megawatt hours in 2020 sold to end users. During the same timeframe, Denton Electric produced 172,350 megawatt hours in facilities owned by the supplier and purchased 1,378,344 megawatt hours via wholesale electricity channels. Their revenue for 2020 from electricity activities was $235,721,300, with 74.86% coming from retail sales to end users.

Customers of the supplier pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $130.26. This is 3.42% higher than the nationwide average of $125.95. Denton Electric is the 49th largest provider out of 183 providers in the state based on total customer count. Denton Electric generates 377,975 megawatt hours from their electricity plants, ranking them as the 71st largest producer of electricity out of 183 electricity providers in Texas. The supplier's electricity production plants produce 369,652 megawatt hours using natural gas as the fuel source. This amount makes them 190th highest company in the nation out of 3509 suppliers for total natural gas production.

Denton Electric Net Metering

Denton Electric, thankfully, offers net metering choices to their consumers. Installation of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often prohibitively priced for residents. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell excess wattage back into the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources financially possible.

Energy Loss

Denton Electric has energy loss of 5.26% of their total production from heat dissipation and other causes. This percentage of loss earns them a ranking of 72nd best out of 183 companies who report energy loss in Texas.

Denton Electric Rate & Electric Bills

Denton Electric residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.107/kWh$130.26/mo.$109.82/mo.
1933rd13.11¢Denton Electric's Average residential price per kWh
2146th$130.26Average monthly electricity bill for Denton Electric's residential customers

Denton Electric Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:601 East Hickory Street
    Denton, Texas 76205
    United States of America

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Quick Facts About Denton Electric

Denton Electric produces 97.80% of their total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel types. The total electricity generated from non-renewable sources is 369,652 megawatt hours, which is 265th highest in the United States out of 3509 suppliers.

Denton Electric produces 2.20% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources, which ranks them 401st out of the 3509 providers we track in the country.

Energy Loss

Denton Electric's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


967 National Rank

Denton Electric Energy Makeup

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Denton Electric State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Denton Electric County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Denton County906,4225910.58$126.37/mo

Power Plants Owned by Denton Electric

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Denton Energy CenterDenton Electric (100.00%)
Denton TX Natural Gas 369,652164,312,652.98444.51

Denton Electric Fuel Makeup

Natural Gas
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Landfill Gas

Cities Denton Electric Has Coverage

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

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Denton Electric FAQ:

What percentage of Denton Electric's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Denton Electric generates 97.80% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Denton Electric?

There is one power plant owned by or associated with Denton Electric.

How much is the average bundled bill for Denton Electric customers each month?

Customers of Denton Electric pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $130.26.

What percentage of Denton Electric's electricity is produced from renewable fuels?

Denton Electric produces 2.20% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Denton Electric customers?

Customers of Denton Electric, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 13.11 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Denton Electric?

Denton Electric's customer service phone number is (940) 349-8700

What cities does Denton Electric sell electricity to?

Denton Electric serves 4 cities in the country including Texas.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-27