Comal County, Texas Electric Profile

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Comal County is the 430th most populated county in the United States.

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Citizens of Comal County consume enough electricity to release 5,709.7 kilograms of CO2 gases per person, which is the 41st highest amount of pollution from electric use for a county in the state.

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

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Comal County is the 31st highest pollution level due to electricity use out of 254 counties in Texas, emitting 891,906,108.02 kilograms of CO2 gases.

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Comal County generates 0.16 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel types. This makes Comal County the 1380th highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in the nation out of 3220 counties.

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Comal County uses about 8919.57% of the total amount of the electricity that it produces.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,234,173 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    25,048 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    25,048 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    891,906,108 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,709.7 kg

New Braunfels, TX Electric Overview

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On average, inhabitants living within New Braunfels are paying a residential electricity rate of 10.67 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the residents, this rate is below both the Texas and the United States average rates of 11.91 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. CPS Energy sells 138,795.92 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

As the 48th worst ranked city out of 1749 cities in Texas, New Braunfels emits 451,285,657.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use a year. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which amounts to 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks New Braunfels as the 786th highest polluting city in the state. The city is home to zero power generation plants, which is, of course, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Braunfels

New Braunfels residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.095/kWh$186.38/mo.$79.29/mo.
213th10.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Braunfels
1054th$120.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Braunfels Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Braunfels, Texas

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Bluebonnet ElectricBUNDLED10.45128.08No DataIcon representing missing value.1,346,930140,808,400
CPS EnergyBUNDLED10.85118.44No DataIcon representing missing value.10,278,9001,115,071,505
Guadalupe Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.11124.97No DataIcon representing missing value.1,186,546120,004,800
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.85No DataIcon representing missing value.4,856,111501,480,300

Canyon Lake CDP, TX Electric Overview

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Canyon Lake CDP's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 10.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.44% lower than the average Texas rate of 11.91 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. With 18,631 residential customers, CPS Energy is the largest supplier in the city.

For every person in the city there are 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 36th worst in Texas out of 1749 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 143,870,808.3 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 Canyon Lake CDP

Canyon Lake CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.095/kWh$186.38/mo.$79.29/mo.
98th10.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Canyon Lake CDP
1195th$122.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Canyon Lake CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Canyon Lake CDP, Texas

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CPS EnergyBUNDLED10.85118.44No DataIcon representing missing value.10,278,9001,115,071,505
Guadalupe Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.11124.97No DataIcon representing missing value.1,186,546120,004,800
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.85No DataIcon representing missing value.4,856,111501,480,300

Zips with electric coverage in Canyon Lake CDP, Texas include: 78132, 78133, 78070, 78623

Bulverde, TX Electric Overview

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Bulverde has an average residential electricity rate of 10.43 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 22.46% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. CPS Energy sells 48,256.15 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than any other supplier.

Bulverde 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 29,325,216.68 kilograms, the city ranks 394th 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 73,829.3 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bulverde

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.095/kWh$186.38/mo.$79.29/mo.
99th10.43¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bulverde
1193rd$122.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bulverde Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bulverde, Texas

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CPS EnergyBUNDLED10.85118.44No DataIcon representing missing value.10,278,9001,115,071,505
Guadalupe Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.11124.97No DataIcon representing missing value.1,186,546120,004,800
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.85No DataIcon representing missing value.4,856,111501,480,300

Zips with electric coverage in Bulverde, Texas include: 78070, 78163, 78266

Energy Production in Comal County, Texas

Power Plants in Comal County, Texas

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Mesquite Creek LFGTE ProjectWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
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Comal County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 891,906,108.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Comal County from electricity use per year. This total also equates to a ranking of 1117th highest in the country for emissions per resident from electricity use, with an average of 5,709.7 kilograms of emissions per citizen. The county is home to one electricity generation plant, which is 107th highest in the state and 154th highest when counting power plants per capita. Comal County's fuel of choice is Landfill Gas, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from this fuel type.

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Comal County, Texas Net Metering

Of the 3 electric companies in Comal County, 100.00% of them report that they offer net metering. Oftentimes net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Texas has highly restricted laws for consumers interested in installing solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 3 providers in Comal County that report energy loss. Together, these 3 providers average a yearly energy loss of 4.56% of electricity produced. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Comal County a rank of 110th best in the state out of 254 counties.

Providers In Each City in Comal County:

  • Bulverde, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • CPS Energy: 33.33%
  • Garden Ridge, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • CPS Energy: 33.33%
  • New Braunfels, Texas:
    • AEP Texas: 5.72%
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 23.80%
    • MP2 Energy: 5.72%
    • Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative: 23.80%
    • CPS Energy: 23.80%
    • Bluebonnet Electric: 5.72%
    • Ambit Energy: 5.72%
    • Penstar Power: 5.72%
  • Spring Branch, Texas:
    • Pedernales Electric Cooperative: 33.34%
    • Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • CPS Energy: 33.33%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Comal County, Texas?

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1CPS Energy68,561
2Pedernales Electric Cooperative8,891
3Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative4,601

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Comal County, Texas?

The largest electricity provider in Comal County, Texas by total customer count is CPS Energy.

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

There is one electricity plant in Comal County, Texas

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

There are 3 electricity companies serving consumers in Comal County, Texas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16