Calhoun County, Texas Electric Profile

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Calhoun County, Texas Overview

The burning of natural gas in Calhoun County yields a total of 4,309,723.63 megawatts of electricity, propelling this county into its ranking of 136th out of 3221 counties in the country.

With a population of 20,106 citizens, Calhoun County is the 119th largest county by population in the state.

Residents of Calhoun County pay around 2.54% less than the $123.86 national average monthly residential electric expense.

Calhoun County ranks 30th out of 254 counties in the state for total generation of electricity from non-renewable sources, with 4,421,047.48 of the county's 4,421,047.48 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

Calhoun County is ranked 1041st out of 3221 for worst polluting county in the country when considering pollution per capita.

The largest electricity provider in Calhoun County by megawatt hours sold is Victoria Electric Cooperative.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    299,588 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,421,047 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,421,047 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    219.89 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    118,480,239 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,892.78 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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • 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
  • 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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  • Rate 18.9¢ / 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
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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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
  • 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.
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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
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / 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 18.9¢ / 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
  • Green Energy 0%

Port Lavaca, TX Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Port Lavaca home are billed a residential electricity price of 11.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.16% lower than the average state rate of 12.20 cents. Selling an estimated 2,110.89 megawatt hours per year, Reliant Energy is the largest provider in the city. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $120.3 per month, while the national average is $123.86. Customers in Port Lavaca have a 10.93% reduction compared to other citizens in the country.

Port Lavaca is the 235th highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 66,022,578.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 1409th worst in the state in this category. All of the 172,204.42 megawatt hours of electricity used in Port Lavaca must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Port Lavaca

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.084/kWh$121.89/mo.$99.23/mo.
1087th11.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Port Lavaca
1359th$120.3Average residential monthly electricity bill for Port Lavaca Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Port Lavaca, 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

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Seadrift, TX Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Seadrift home are billed a residential electricity price of 11.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.19% lower than the average state rate of 12.20 cents. Reliant Energy has an estimated 10 residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Seadrift average is 3.64% below at $119.35 per month.

Seadrift is the 974th highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 5,684,214.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 1409th worst in the state in this category. All of the 14,825.94 megawatt hours of electricity used in Seadrift must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Seadrift

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.085/kWh$121.70/mo.$98.34/mo.
1054th11.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Seadrift
1028th$119.35Average residential monthly electricity bill for Seadrift Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Seadrift, 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

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Port O'Connor CDP, TX Electric Overview

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On average, residents who call Port O'Connor CDP home are billed a residential electricity price of 11.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.69% lower than the average state rate of 12.20 cents. Victoria Electric Cooperative has an estimated 61 residential customers, more than all other providers in the city. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Port O'Connor CDP average is 2.52% below at $120.74 per month.

Port O'Connor CDP is the 990th highest ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 5,449,990.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. They rank as the 145th worst in the state in this category. All of the 14,215.02 megawatt hours of electricity used in Port O'Connor CDP must be sourced from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity plants that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Port O'Connor CDP

Port O'Connor CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.089/kWh$123.38/mo.$102.36/mo.
671st11.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Port O'Connor CDP
1399th$120.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Port O'Connor CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Port O'Connor CDP, 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

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Energy Production in Calhoun County, Texas

Power Plants in Calhoun County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Formosa Utility Venture LtdFormosa Plastics Corp (100.00%)
Calhoun County TX Natural Gas 3,283,240.48863,013,047.12262.85
CFB Power PlantFormosa Plastics Corp (100.00%)
Calhoun County TX Natural Gas 963,682806,319,604.44836.71
Port Comfort Power LLCPeaker Power, LLC (100.00%)
Calhoun County TX Natural Gas 62,30935,673,193.08572.52
BP Chemicals Green Lake PlantINEOS Nitriles Greenlake (100.00%)
Calhoun County TX Waste Heat 59,900
Seadrift Coke LPSeadrift Coke L P (100.00%)
Calhoun County TX Petroleum Coke 51,91643,416,045.05836.27

Calhoun County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Calhoun County's primary fuel is Natural Gas, with 97.48% of electricity production using this fuel source. Waste Heat and Petroleum Coke are also primary fuel sources in the county, with 1.35% and 0.83% of total electricity generation being produced from each type, respectively. For every citizen in the county there are 5,892.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. This ranks them 1041st highest in the country for emissions per capita. Total emissions in the county are 118,480,239.32 kilograms, which is the 1656th highest total amount of pollution for a county in the United States. Calhoun County has 5 power plants within its borders. This is the 449th most plants within a single county.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
97.48%
WASTE HEAT
Waste Heat
1.35%
PETROLEUM COKE
Petroleum Coke
0.83%
OTHER GAS
Other Gas
0.33%

Calhoun County, Texas Net Metering

Approximately 12.50% of the electric providers in Calhoun County offer net metering to their customers. The state of Texas has highly restricted state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

There are 5 companies in Calhoun County that report energy loss. Together, these 5 providers average an annual energy loss of 3.79% of electricity generated. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.76%, Calhoun County is ranked as the 1008th best county in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Calhoun County:

  • Point Comfort, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.27%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.27%
    • Jackson Electric Cooperative: 1.85%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.27%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.27%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.27%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.27%
    • AEP Texas: 12.27%
    • YEP Energy: 12.27%
  • Port Lavaca, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.22%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.22%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.22%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.22%
    • Veteran Energy: 15.35%
    • Victoria Electric Cooperative: 1.99%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.22%
    • AEP Texas: 15.35%
    • YEP Energy: 11.22%
  • Seadrift, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.95%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.95%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.95%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.95%
    • Veteran Energy: 13.78%
    • Victoria Electric Cooperative: 0.74%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.95%
    • AEP Texas: 13.78%
    • YEP Energy: 11.95%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Calhoun County, Texas?

By total revenue, Victoria Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in Calhoun County, Texas.

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

There are 8 electricity suppliers operating in Calhoun County, Texas.

How many power plants are in Calhoun County, Texas?

There are 5 electricity plants in Calhoun County, Texas

Which electricity companies offer service in Calhoun County, Texas?

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-30