Nueces Electric Cooperative

Nueces Electric Cooperative serves 18 cities in Texas. The entity is an electricity cooperative. Nueces Electric Cooperative's consumers pay an average residential electricity rate of 13.52 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.47% above the state's average rate of 11.91 cents. In 2019 they sold 1,308,238 megawatt hours by way of retail sales to end users. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 1,349,113 megawatt hours were acquired on the wholesale market. Their revenue for 2019 from electricity related activities was $110,939,000, with 95.44% coming from retail sales to end users.

About Nueces Electric Cooperative

The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $136.72, while the Nueces Electric Cooperative average is 28.12% more at $170.5 per month. Nueces Electric Cooperative is the 234th ranked supplier in the state for average monthly bill amount. Nueces Electric Cooperative is the 146th (out of 316) highest polluting provider in Texas and 1030th (out of 3511) highest in the US. The production of megawatt hours recently sold by the company resulted in CO2 pollution amounts that were 62.09% below the levels from the past 12 months.

Nueces Electric Cooperative Net Metering

Unfortunately, Nueces Electric Cooperative does not offer net metering options to their customers. This is a negative for any consumer potentially purchasing solar panels, as net metering would allow them to sell their excess wattage back to their electricity company.

Energy Loss

Electricity providers routinely submit reports on energy lost through heat dissipation and other causes to government agencies who track infrastructure efficiencies. Nueces Electric Cooperative recently reported a loss of 2.91% of the total electricity generation amount. The state of Texas has an energy loss average of 0.96% and the national average is 2.72%, giving Nueces Electric Cooperative a rank of 138th worst out of 316 suppliers who report energy loss in the state.

Nueces Electric Cooperative Rate & Electric Bills

Nueces Electric Cooperative residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.106/kWh$229.58/mo.$113.90/mo.
2346th13.52¢Nueces Electric Cooperative's Average residential price per kWh
3017th$170.5Average monthly electric bill for Nueces Electric Cooperative's residential customers

Nueces Electric Cooperative Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:14353 Cooperative Avenue
    Robstown, Texas 78380
    United States of America
  • CEO:Varzavand Irani

Nueces Electric Cooperative Contact

Nueces Electric Cooperative Service

Quick Facts About Nueces Electric Cooperative

Light BulbIcon representing an idea.

Nueces Electric Cooperative has no electricity generation plants and must purchase all of the electricity they sell to consumers.

Energy Loss

Nueces Electric Cooperative's energy loss due to business operations.

-2.91%Light BulbIcon representing Light Bulb.

Total Energy Loss


2129 National Rank

Nueces Electric Cooperative Coverage Map

Coverage Map Placeholder

Nueces Electric Cooperative State Coverage

StateArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.CustomersArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Sales ($)Arrow UpArrow pointing upwards.State Rank Based On RevenueArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.% of Provider's Residential Sales in StateArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.

Nueces Electric Cooperative County Coverage

CountyArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.PopulationArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.ProvidersArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Avg. County Rate (¢)Arrow UpArrow pointing upwards.Avg. Electric BillArrow UpArrow pointing upwards.
Brooks County7,093311.92$130.10/mo
Duval County11,157212.43$131.89/mo
Jim Wells County40,482212.63$135.65/mo
Kenedy County404212.00$131.13/mo
Kleberg County30,680112.65$133.62/mo
Live Oak County12,207312.11$133.26/mo
McMullen County743412.03$132.07/mo
Nueces County362,294212.63$135.65/mo

Cities Nueces Electric Cooperative Has Coverage

  • Agua Dulce, TX
  • Alice, TX
  • Aransas Pass, TX
  • Benavides, TX
  • Bishop, TX
  • Corpus Christi, TX
  • Driscoll, TX
  • Falfurrias, TX
  • Freer, TX
  • George West, TX
  • Kingsville, TX
  • Orange Grove, TX
  • Petronilla, TX
  • Port Aransas, TX
  • Premont, TX
  • Robstown, TX
  • San Diego, TX
  • Three Rivers, TX

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

Nueces Electric Cooperative Reviews

Write a Review of Nueces Electric Cooperative

Nueces Electric Cooperative FAQ:

How many counties does Nueces Electric Cooperative sell electricity to?

There are 8 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Nueces Electric Cooperative.

What is the average bill for Nueces Electric Cooperative customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly electric bill for customers of is $170.50. The Texas average bill is $136.72 and the US average is $136.72.

What is the phone number for Nueces Electric Cooperative?

You can reach Nueces Electric Cooperative by phone via (361) 387-2581.

What cities does Nueces Electric Cooperative offer service in?

Nueces Electric Cooperative serves electricity in 18 cities throughout the nation.

Who is the CEO of Nueces Electric Cooperative?

Varzavand Irani is the CEO of Nueces Electric Cooperative.

What is the average electricity rate for Nueces Electric Cooperative customers?

Nueces Electric Cooperatives current average electricity rate is 13.52 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state rate of 11.91 cents and the average US rate of 13.33 cents.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25