Brazoria County, Texas Electric Profile

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Brazoria County, Texas Overview

Brazoria County ranks 8th out of 254 counties in the state for total generation of electricity from non-renewable energy sources, with 12,043,365.57 of the county's 12,274,209.57 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

Brazoria County is 21st out of 254 counties in the state in solar power production, with 230,844 megawatt hours generated from solar power.

Brazoria County citizens deal with outages averaging 87.04 minutes per incident, with approximately 0.94 outages a year.

The county is ranked as the 69th largest generator of electricity in the United States out of 3221 counties for total electricity production, generating 12,274,209.57 megawatt hours.

Brazoria County is home to 372,031 citizens and its power generation facilities produce 12,274,209.57 megawatt hours of electricity per year, for a production per capita average of 32.99 megawatt hours per capita per year.

Reliant Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Brazoria County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    5,543,427 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,274,210 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    230,844 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    12,043,366 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    32.99 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,457,548,216 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,917.81 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 24009 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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Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Pearland, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Pearland's residential electricity rate is 11.06 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.32% lower than the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 20.95% lower than the US average of 13.99 cents. The city saw an increase in the average emissions per capita of around 3.22% over the course of the previous 12 months. The city's facilities use non-renewable fuels for 100.00% of their electricity production, which is 522 megawatt hours.

Pearland's fuel of choice is Natural Gas, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel source. Approximately 719,028,627.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption per year. The city also ranks 38th worst in the state in emissions per resident, averaging 5,714.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Pearland has the 8th highest electricity plants of any city in the state, with 3 total plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pearland

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.087/kWh$121.60/mo.$97.38/mo.
782nd11.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pearland
523rd$117.93Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pearland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pearland, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500
Texpo EnergyBUNDLED5.8388.93683,55039,823,000

Zips with electric coverage in Pearland, Texas include: 77584, 77089, 77546, 77581, 77511, 77583, 77047, 77545, 77578

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Lake Jackson, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Lake Jackson's residential electricity rate is 11.06 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.28% lower than the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 20.92% lower than the US average of 13.99 cents. Consumers in the city are faced with 0.86 electrical outages per year, with outages lasting about 78.4 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $118.21 per month, while the Texas average is $135.07.

Lake Jackson has zero electricity generation plants. Around 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city from electricity use, making them the 145th worst polluter in the state out of 1870 cities. Total emissions in the city are 160,968,954.07 kilograms, which is the 116th worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Jackson

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.087/kWh$121.59/mo.$97.53/mo.
785th11.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Jackson
545th$118.21Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Jackson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Jackson, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500
Texpo EnergyBUNDLED5.8388.93683,55039,823,000

Zips with electric coverage in Lake Jackson, Texas include: 77515, 77566, 77541, 77531, 77422

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Alvin, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Alvin's residential electricity rate is 11.03 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.56% lower than the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 21.16% lower than the US average of 13.99 cents. Consumers in the city are faced with 0.94 electrical outages per year, with outages lasting about 87.04 minutes on average. The national averages for these data points are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each. The average residential electric bill for a citizen in the city is $116 per month, while the Texas average is $135.07.

Alvin has zero electricity generation plants. Around 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city from electricity use, making them the 145th worst polluter in the state out of 1870 cities. Total emissions in the city are 154,804,866.29 kilograms, which is the 123rd worst total amount of emissions for any city in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Alvin

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.091/kWh$121.64/mo.$96.42/mo.
708th11.03¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Alvin
362nd$116Average residential monthly electricity bill for Alvin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Alvin, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500
Texpo EnergyBUNDLED5.8388.93683,55039,823,000

Zips with electric coverage in Alvin, Texas include: 77584, 77511, 77583, 77515, 77578, 77541, 77510, 77517, 77534, 77577

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Energy Production in Brazoria County, Texas

Power Plants in Brazoria County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Sweeny Cogen FacilitySweeny Cogeneration (100.00%)
Brazoria County TX Natural Gas 3,274,441592,718,986.86181.01
Freeport EnergyOlin Blue Cube Operations (100.00%)
Brazoria County TX Natural Gas 3,159,486.55997,989,250.58315.87
Oyster Creek Unit VIIIToyota Tsusho Corporation (33.18%)GE Energy Financial Services (16.82%)ENGIE (50.00%)
Brazoria County TX Natural Gas 2,681,414890,732,758.44332.19
Freeport Energy CenterCalpine (100.00%)
Brazoria County TX Natural Gas 1,359,201.83362,401,816.28266.63
Power IslandINEOS USA LLC (100.00%)
Brazoria County TX Natural Gas 784,064181,391,764.96231.35
BASF Freeport WorksBASF Corporation (100.00%)
Brazoria County TX Natural Gas 572,814151,612,423.62264.68
WagyuCubico USA, LLC (100.00%)
Brazoria County TX Solar 230,844
Ascend Performance Materials Texas Inc.Ascend Performance Materials (100.00%)
Brazoria County TX Natural Gas 222,544.1950,042,849.22224.87
WAL872Walmart Stores Texas, LLC (100.00%)
Pearland TX Natural Gas 244181,889.68745.45
WAL3572Walmart Stores Texas, LLC (100.00%)
Pearland TX Natural Gas 157123,895.1789.14
WAL3510Walmart Stores Texas, LLC (100.00%)
Pearland TX Natural Gas 12195,508789.32
Prospect StorageGlidePath Power Operations LLC (100.00%)
West Columbia TX Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source -191
Gambit Energy Storage - Angleton StorageTesla Energy (100.00%)
Angleton TX Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source -10,931

Brazoria County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Brazoria County's top fuel source used for electricity production is Natural Gas. They produce 90.30% of the total generation in the county from this fuel. When combined with Other Gas (7.91%) and Solar (1.88%), the three fuel types account for 100.09% of the generation. The county has the 237th highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity consumption of all counties in the United States, releasing 1,457,548,215.58 kilograms. This total also results in a ranking of 2072nd highest in the United States for pollution per resident. Brazoria County has 13 electricity generation plants within its borders. This is the 112th most plants in a county.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
90.30%
OTHER GAS
Other Gas
7.91%
SOLAR
Solar
1.88%
BATTERIES OR OTHER USE OF ELECTRICITY AS AN ENERGY SOURCE
Batteries or other use of electricity as an energy source
-0.09%

Energy Loss

The county has 4 companies who are reporting energy loss. The average energy loss for these suppliers is 3.67%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Texas average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 887th best in the United States and a state rank of 24th best out of 3221 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Brazoria County:

  • Alvin, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 13.67%
    • Ambit Energy: 13.67%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 4.96%
    • MP2 Energy: 13.67%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 8.04%
    • Texpo Energy: 13.67%
    • Veteran Energy: 4.96%
    • Reliant Energy: 13.67%
    • YEP Energy: 13.67%
  • Angleton, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.23%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.23%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 0.26%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.23%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 14.08%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.23%
    • Veteran Energy: 0.26%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.23%
    • YEP Energy: 14.23%
  • Bailey's Prairie, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
    • YEP Energy: 14.29%
  • Bonney, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Brazoria, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
    • YEP Energy: 14.29%
  • Brookside Village, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Clute, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.54%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.54%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.37%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.54%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.54%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.37%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.54%
    • YEP Energy: 12.54%
  • Danbury, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Freeport, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.88%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.88%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 11.37%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.88%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.88%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.37%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.88%
    • YEP Energy: 12.88%
  • Hillcrest, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.74%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.74%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.74%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 11.53%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.74%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.74%
    • YEP Energy: 14.74%
  • Holiday Lakes, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
    • YEP Energy: 14.29%
  • Iowa Colony, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Jones Creek, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Lake Jackson, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.88%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.88%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 11.37%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.88%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.88%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.37%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.88%
    • YEP Energy: 12.88%
  • Liverpool, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Manvel, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 13.27%
    • Ambit Energy: 13.27%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 10.10%
    • MP2 Energy: 13.27%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 0.22%
    • Texpo Energy: 13.27%
    • Veteran Energy: 10.10%
    • Reliant Energy: 13.27%
    • YEP Energy: 13.27%
  • Oyster Creek, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Pearland, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 13.10%
    • Ambit Energy: 13.10%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 10.60%
    • MP2 Energy: 13.10%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 0.17%
    • Texpo Energy: 13.10%
    • Veteran Energy: 10.60%
    • Reliant Energy: 13.10%
    • YEP Energy: 13.10%
  • Quintana, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 13.84%
    • Ambit Energy: 13.84%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 8.49%
    • MP2 Energy: 13.84%
    • Texpo Energy: 13.84%
    • Veteran Energy: 8.49%
    • Reliant Energy: 13.84%
    • YEP Energy: 13.84%
  • Richwood, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 15.28%
    • Ambit Energy: 15.28%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 4.16%
    • MP2 Energy: 15.28%
    • Texpo Energy: 15.28%
    • Veteran Energy: 4.16%
    • Reliant Energy: 15.28%
    • YEP Energy: 15.28%
  • Sandy Point, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
    • YEP Energy: 12.50%
  • Surfside Beach, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.57%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.57%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 12.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.57%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.57%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.57%
    • YEP Energy: 12.57%
  • Sweeny, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.19%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.19%
    • Jackson Electric Cooperative: 0.68%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.19%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 14.19%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.19%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.19%
    • YEP Energy: 14.19%
  • West Columbia, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 14.28%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
    • YEP Energy: 14.29%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Brazoria County, Texas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Reliant Energy10,690
2Ambit Energy3,369
3Jackson Electric Cooperative980
4Texpo Energy308
5MP2 Energy117
6Veteran Energy82
7Penstar Power24

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

The largest electricity provider in Brazoria County, Texas by total customer count is Reliant Energy.

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

There are 7 electricity companies offering service in Brazoria County, Texas.

How many power plants are located in Brazoria County, Texas?

There are 13 active electricity plants located in Brazoria County, Texas

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-02