Cochran County, Texas Electric Profile

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Cochran County ranks 228th out of 254 counties in the state for total electricity consumption, with its residents using over 0 megawatt hours.

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The usage of renewable fuel types for electricity generation has fallen by 4.35% in the county over the last 12 months.

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Cochran County consumers have an average monthly residential electric bill of $97.73, which is 27.12% lower than the state average bill of $134.11.

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Cochran County has the 800th highest electricity generation in the country out of 3220 counties, producing 668,546 megawatt hours.

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Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest provider in Cochran County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

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Cochran County emitted 0 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks them as the 198th worst polluting county out of 254 counties in Texas.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    40,805 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    668,546 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    668,546 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    234.33 MWh

Morton, TX Electric Overview

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Morton's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 10.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 13.57% lower than the average Texas rate of 11.91 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $97.73 per month. Customers in Morton deal with 1.31 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 145 minutes.

For every person in the city there are 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 786th worst in Texas out of 1749 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 11,015,419.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Morton

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.089/kWh$158.11/mo.$60.87/mo.
38th10.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Morton
26th$97.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for Morton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Morton, Texas

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Bailey County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.7978.65No DataIcon representing missing value.26,8603,166,500
Lamb County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.75106.5No DataIcon representing missing value.36,0063,512,000
Lea County ElectricBUNDLED8.6598.65No DataIcon representing missing value.24,4262,113,000
Southwestern Public Service CompanyBUNDLED10.99107.14No DataIcon representing missing value.2,527,630277,701,959

Whiteface, TX Electric Overview

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Whiteface has an average residential electricity rate of 10.30 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 23.46% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The Texas average monthly residential electric bill is $134.11, while the Whiteface average is 27.12% lower at $97.73 per month. This is the 26th lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Texas. With a population of 359 citizens, the city is the 1357th most populated city in the state.

Whiteface emits 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 36th worst polluting city out of 1749 cities in the state. With total emissions of 2,039,471.68 kilograms, the city ranks 1340th worst in Texas for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 5,134.58 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Whiteface

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.138/kWh$0.089/kWh$158.11/mo.$60.87/mo.
38th10.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Whiteface
26th$97.73Average residential monthly electricity bill for Whiteface Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Whiteface, Texas

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Bailey County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.7978.65No DataIcon representing missing value.26,8603,166,500
Lamb County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.75106.5No DataIcon representing missing value.36,0063,512,000
Lea County ElectricBUNDLED8.6598.65No DataIcon representing missing value.24,4262,113,000
Southwestern Public Service CompanyBUNDLED10.99107.14No DataIcon representing missing value.2,527,630277,701,959

Energy Production in Cochran County, Texas

Power Plants in Cochran County, Texas

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Wildcat Ranch Wind ProjectNextEra Energy (100.00%)
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Cochran County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Cochran County citizens average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 198th highest in Texas out of 254 in this category. This equals a total emissions amount of 0 kilograms. The county has one electricity plant in the county. This is the 1432nd most power plants within a county and the 239th highest number of plants per person, out of 3220 counties, in the US. In Cochran County, Wind is 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation.

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Cochran County, Texas Net Metering

Out of the 4 companies in Cochran County, only one of them offers net metering to their consumers. Texas has highly restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Cochran County is 5.26%. This includes data from 3 suppliers, including Southwestern Public Service Company, Lamb County Electric Cooperative, and Bailey County Electric Cooperative. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Cochran County a rank of 2241st best in the nation out of 3220 counties.

FAQ

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers offering service in Cochran County, Texas.

How many power plants are located within Cochran County, Texas?

There is one active power plant in Cochran County, Texas

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

The largest electricity supplier in Cochran County, Texas by megawatt hours sold is Southwestern Public Service Company.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cochran County, Texas?

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1Southwestern Public Service Company4,741
2Lamb County Electric Cooperative1,630
3Bailey County Electric Cooperative1,563
4Lea County Electric1,292

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16