Bexar County, Texas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Bexar County, Texas Electricity Overview

Bexar County saw a 4.11% rise in CO2 emissions per capita during the previous year.

CPS Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Bexar County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

While many counties try to inhibit non-renewable fuel sources, Bexar County's use of non-renewable fuel sources in their electric generation facilities has increased by 6.70% over the last 12 months.

Bexar County has a population of 2,009,324 citizens.

Residents of Bexar County are paying, on average, 24.33% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 10.94 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Citizens of Bexar County pay roughly 13.18% less than the $148.45 state average monthly residential electric bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    30,719,567 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.29 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,749,083 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    140,292 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    12,608,791 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    6.34 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    16,493,216,089 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,208.34 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 3997 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Texas Plans

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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San Antonio, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, San Antonio's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.41 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 10.21% below Texas' average price of 12.71 cents, ranking the city at 1633rd out of 1870 cities in Texas for lowest average electricity rate. Electric production plants in the city have brought about a 1.79% drop in the amount of non-renewable fuel sources used last year. The city generates 3,907,891.38 megawatt hours from the use of natural gas, making them the 7th ranked city in Texas for total electricity production from natural gas out of 1870 cities.

In San Antonio, Natural Gas makes up 97.71% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation. Totaling Natural Gas with Landfill Gas (1.35%) and Solar (0.90%), the three fuel types account for 99.96% of the production. For every resident in the city there are 5,920.86 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This ranks the city 15th worst in the state out of 1870 cities for emissions from electricity use per capita. At 5,920.86 kilograms per person and 1,434,625 citizens in the city, the city emits 8,494,213,876.63 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. San Antonio is home to 9 electricity generation plants, which is the 3rd most plants within a city in Texas.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in San Antonio

San Antonio residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.095/kWh$229.34/mo.$79.29/mo.
1633rd11.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of San Antonio
1730th$131.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for San Antonio Residents

Electric Companies With Service in San Antonio, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Bandera ElectricBUNDLED10.96130.32462,28850,674,200
CPS EnergyBUNDLED11.86132.723,916,13010,929,9621,296,009,876

Zips with electric coverage in San Antonio, Texas include: 78245, 78251, 78250, 78240, 78249, 78228, 78254, 78207, 78223, 78247, 78201 and 57 other zip code(s).

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Timberwood Park CDP, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, Timberwood Park CDP's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.41 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 10.21% below Texas' average price of 12.71 cents, ranking the city at 1634th out of 1870 cities in Texas for lowest average electricity rate. CPS Energy is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count.

In Timberwood Park CDP, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 199,172,653.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 100th largest amount in Texas out of 1870 cities. More importantly, the city averages 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Timberwood Park CDP

Timberwood Park CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.095/kWh$229.34/mo.$79.29/mo.
1634th11.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Timberwood Park CDP
1731st$131.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Timberwood Park CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Timberwood Park CDP, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Bandera ElectricBUNDLED10.96130.32462,28850,674,200
CPS EnergyBUNDLED11.86132.7210,929,9621,296,009,876

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Converse, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, Converse's citizens purchase residential electricity for 11.41 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 10.21% below Texas' average price of 12.71 cents, ranking the city at 1622nd out of 1870 cities in Texas for lowest average electricity rate. CPS Energy is the largest provider in the city based on residential customer count.

In Converse, there are no power producing plants. The citizens must depend on electricity produced outside of the city. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 155,336,232.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 121st largest amount in Texas out of 1870 cities. More importantly, the city averages 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Converse

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.139/kWh$0.095/kWh$229.34/mo.$79.29/mo.
1622nd11.41¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Converse
1719th$131.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Converse Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Converse, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Bandera ElectricBUNDLED10.96130.32462,28850,674,200
CPS EnergyBUNDLED11.86132.7210,929,9621,296,009,876

Zips with electric coverage in Converse, Texas include: 78233, 78109, 78244, 78239, 78148

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Electricity Production in Bexar County, Texas

Power Plants in Bexar County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bexar County TX Coal 7,537,971.027,246,326,272.33961.31
Arthur Von RosenbergCPS Energy (100.00%)
San Antonio TX Natural Gas 2,437,012920,133,092.2377.57
San Antonio TX Natural Gas 1,393,338856,961,370.09615.04
Bexar County TX Natural Gas 1,166,289735,791,668.78630.8812/2028
San Antonio TX Natural Gas 80,35546,246,936.82575.53
Covel Gardens Gas RecoveryEDL Inc (100.00%)
San Antonio TX Landfill Gas 40,90828,510,720.22696.95
Blue Wing Solar Energy GenerationDuke Energy (100.00%)
San Antonio TX Solar 19,846
Nelson Gardens Landfill Gas to EnergyNelson Gardens Energy, LLC (100.00%)
San Antonio TX Landfill Gas 12,9008,202,743.31635.87
Somerset TX Solar 12,896
Bexar County TX Solar 12,258
Bexar County TX Solar 11,746
San Antonio TX Solar 10,694
OCI Alamo 2, LLCOCI Solar Power (100.00%)
Bexar County TX Solar 7,907
Commerce SolarCPS Energy (100.00%)
San Antonio TX Solar 5,425
Tessman RoadEDL Inc (100.00%)
Bexar County TX Landfill Gas 3,7543,334,094.17888.145/2021
IKEA Live Oak Rooftop PV SystemIKEA Property Inc (100.00%)
Schertz TX Solar 1,958
San Antonio TX Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source -1,056
Bexar County TX Natural Gas -5,11812/2024

Bexar County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

In Bexar County, Coal makes up 58.87% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation. Totaling Coal with Natural Gas (40.02%) and Solar (0.65%), the three fuel types account for 99.53% of the production. For every resident in the county there are 8,208.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. At 8,208.34 kilograms per person and 29,145,505 residents in the county, the county emits 16,493,216,089.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. There are 18 electricity plants in Bexar County, which is the 2nd most power plants in a county in the state.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
58.87%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
40.02%
SOLAR
Solar
0.65%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
0.45%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.02%
OTHER
Other
-0.01%

Bexar County, Texas Net Metering

Out of the 52 providers in Bexar County, 2 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 23 companies in Bexar County that report energy loss. Combined, these 23 electricity providers average a yearly energy loss of 5.34% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 2173rd best in the nation and a state rank of 193rd best out of 3221 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Bexar County:

  • Alamo Heights, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Balcones Heights, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Castle Hills, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
  • China Grove, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Converse, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
  • Elmendorf, Texas:
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 0.69%
    • Hudson Energy: 0.69%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 0.69%
    • Heritage Power: 0.69%
    • North American Power: 0.69%
    • Discount Power: 0.69%
    • CleanSky Energy: 0.69%
    • YEP Energy: 0.69%
    • Accent Energy: 0.69%
    • AEP Texas: 0.69%
    • ENGIE: 0.69%
    • Eligo Energy: 0.69%
    • Viridian Energy: 0.69%
    • 4 Change Energy: 0.69%
    • TXU Energy: 0.69%
    • Veteran Energy: 0.69%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 0.69%
    • TriEagle Energy: 0.69%
    • Liberty Power: 0.69%
    • IGS Energy: 0.69%
    • Infinite Energy: 0.69%
    • Infuse Energy: 0.69%
    • CPS Energy: 28.36%
    • Champion Energy Services: 0.69%
    • Chariot Energy: 0.69%
    • Floresville Electric Light and Power System: 0.77%
    • Direct Energy: 0.69%
    • Constellation Energy: 0.69%
    • Conservice Energy: 0.69%
    • Current Power & Gas: 0.69%
    • Ambit Energy: 0.69%
    • Penstar Power: 0.69%
    • Alliance Power: 0.69%
    • APG&E: 0.69%
    • AmeriPower: 0.69%
    • Bandera Electric: 28.32%
    • Bulb Energy: 0.69%
    • Amigo Energy : 0.69%
    • Brilliant Energy: 0.69%
    • Stream Energy: 0.69%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 0.69%
    • Pulse Power: 0.69%
    • Pogo Energy: 0.69%
    • Our Energy: 0.69%
    • Reliant Energy: 0.69%
    • Payless Power: 0.69%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 0.69%
    • Volt Electric: 0.69%
    • XOOM Energy: 0.69%
    • Rhythm Energy: 0.69%
    • Windrose Energy: 0.69%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 0.69%
    • Brooklet Energy: 0.69%
    • First Choice Power: 0.69%
    • Freedom Energy: 0.69%
    • Frontier Utilities: 0.69%
    • Energy Rewards: 0.69%
    • Evolve Energy: 0.69%
    • Texpo Energy: 0.69%
    • Summer Energy: 0.69%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 0.69%
    • Spark Energy: 0.69%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 0.69%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 0.69%
    • MP2 Energy: 0.69%
  • Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas:
    • Bandera Electric: 35.53%
    • CPS Energy: 30.88%
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 33.59%
  • Grey Forest, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Helotes, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Hill Country Village, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
  • Hollywood Park, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
  • Kirby, Texas:
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
  • Leon Valley, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Live Oak, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Olmos Park, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • San Antonio, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
  • Sandy Oaks, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • Selma, Texas:
    • AEP Texas: 1.49%
    • Discount Power: 1.49%
    • Accent Energy: 1.49%
    • YEP Energy: 1.49%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.49%
    • North American Power: 1.49%
    • Stream Energy: 1.49%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.49%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.49%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.49%
    • CPS Energy: 4.44%
    • Bulb Energy: 1.49%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.49%
    • Bandera Electric: 2.80%
    • AmeriPower: 1.49%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.49%
    • APG&E: 1.49%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.49%
    • Penstar Power: 1.49%
    • Alliance Power: 1.49%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.49%
    • Direct Energy: 1.49%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.49%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.49%
    • Spark Energy: 1.49%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.49%
    • TXU Energy: 1.49%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.49%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.49%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.49%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.49%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.49%
    • Summer Energy: 1.49%
    • Texpo Energy: 1.49%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.49%
    • Heritage Power: 1.49%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.49%
    • Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative: 0.23%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.49%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.49%
    • Liberty Power: 1.49%
    • IGS Energy: 1.49%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.49%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.49%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.49%
    • ENGIE: 1.49%
    • Volt Electric: 1.49%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.49%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.49%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.49%
    • Payless Power: 1.49%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.49%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.49%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.49%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.49%
    • Our Energy: 1.49%
    • Pogo Energy: 1.49%
    • First Choice Power: 1.49%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.49%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.49%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.49%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.49%
    • Pulse Power: 1.49%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.49%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.49%
  • Shavano Park, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%
  • St. Hedwig, Texas:
    • Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative: 12.36%
    • CPS Energy: 87.64%
  • Terrell Hills, Texas:
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
  • Universal City, Texas:
    • Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative: 0.56%
    • CPS Energy: 49.64%
    • Bandera Electric: 49.79%
  • Von Ormy, Texas:
    • Bandera Electric: 50.00%
    • CPS Energy: 50.00%
  • Windcrest, Texas:
    • CPS Energy: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in Bexar County, Texas?

Bexar County, Texas has 52 electricity companies offering service in the area.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Bexar County, Texas?

By total megawatt hours sold, CPS Energy is the largest electricity provider in Bexar County, Texas.

What electricity companies offer service in Bexar County, Texas?

How many power plants are within Bexar County, Texas?

There are 18 power plants located in Bexar County, Texas

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27