Cooke County, Texas Electric Profile

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Cooke County, Texas Overview

Cooke County ranks 171st out of 3221 counties in the US in solar power generation, with 143,061 megawatt hours generated from solar energy.

Renewable electricity fuels account for 100.00%, or 869,779 megawatt hours, of Cooke County's total energy generation, giving the county a ranking of 43rd in the state for total megawatt hours from renewable sources.

Cooke County averages 17.44 megawatt hours produced from wind per person, which is 269th highest county out of 3221 counties in the United States.

Averaging generation of 20.87 megawatt hours per citizen a year, Cooke County is 101 out of 254 counties in generation per capita in Texas.

Cooke County produces 20.87 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel sources. This makes Cooke County the 66th highest ranking county out of 254 counties for renewable generation per capita in the state.

Solar power usage in Cooke County has risen by 264.60% year over year, with 143,061 megawatt hours being generated from solar during the last year compared to 39,238 the 12 months before.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    620,872 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    869,779 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    869,779 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    20.87 MWh

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
  • Green Energy 0%

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

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

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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

Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / 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%

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

Residential

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

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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

Residential

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

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

Residential

  • Rate 22.4¢ / 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%

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%

Gainesville, TX Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.00 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Gainesville, which is 9.80% below the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 21.37% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop is the largest vendor in the city based on residential customer count. The average residential power bill for a resident in the city is $116.46 per month, while the state average is $135.07.

Gainesville citizens average 5,562.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 1841st highest in Texas out of 1870 in this category. With total emissions of 96,758,668.89 kilograms, the city ranks 175th highest in Texas for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The city has one power producing plant. Gainesville's power plants mainly use Solar, which accounts for 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gainesville

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.097/kWh$124.59/mo.$99.38/mo.
569th11.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gainesville
398th$116.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gainesville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gainesville, 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
PenTex Cooke County Electric CoopBUNDLED10.99127.85201,61222,167,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500

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Lake Kiowa CDP, TX Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.00 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Lake Kiowa CDP, which is 9.80% below the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 21.37% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop. The electricity grid in the city experiences an average of 2.13 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting about 241.8 minutes per outage. The countrywide averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Lake Kiowa CDP citizens average 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 145th highest in Texas out of 1870 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 12,876,602.28 kilograms, which is the 663rd worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Lake Kiowa CDP have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Kiowa CDP

Lake Kiowa CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.097/kWh$124.59/mo.$99.38/mo.
571st11.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Kiowa CDP
398th$116.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Kiowa CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Kiowa 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
PenTex Cooke County Electric CoopBUNDLED10.99127.85201,61222,167,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500

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Muenster, TX Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.00 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Muenster, which is 9.80% below the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 21.37% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop. The electricity grid in the city experiences an average of 2.13 outages per consumer per year, with outages lasting about 241.8 minutes per outage. The countrywide averages for outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Muenster citizens average 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 145th highest in Texas out of 1870 in this category. Total emissions in the city are 8,774,827.46 kilograms, which is the 812th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state. Electricity companies who provide service in Muenster have to rely on electricity generated in nearby towns or rural areas, since zero electricity generation happens within the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Muenster

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.097/kWh$124.59/mo.$99.38/mo.
568th11.00¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Muenster
397th$116.46Average residential monthly electricity bill for Muenster Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Muenster, 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
PenTex Cooke County Electric CoopBUNDLED10.99127.85201,61222,167,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500

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Energy Production in Cooke County, Texas

Power Plants in Cooke County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cooke County TX Wind 372,323
Tyler Bluff Wind Project, LLCSouthern Company (100.00%)
Cooke County TX Wind 354,395
Cooke County TX Solar 136,255
North Gainesville SolarCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Gainesville TX Solar 6,806

Cooke County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Cooke County citizens average 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption, which is sufficient to rank them 193rd highest in Texas out of 254 in this category. With total emissions of 0 kilograms, the county ranks 193rd highest in Texas for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county has 4 power producing plants within its borders. This is the 566th most power plants within a single county in the United States. For electricity production purposes, Cooke County's main fuel type is Wind, accounting for 83.55% of production in the county.

WIND
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83.55%
SOLAR
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Solar
16.45%

Cooke County, Texas Net Metering

Cooke County has 4 out of 9 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Texas has heavily restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

There are 7 electricity providers in Cooke County that report energy loss, including Coserv Electric, PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop, and Reliant Energy. Together, these 7 companies average an annual energy loss of 4.07% of electricity generated. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 1297th best in the nation and a state rank of 99th best out of 3221 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Cooke County:

  • Callisburg, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.18%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.18%
    • PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop: 14.18%
    • Grayson-Collin Electric Cooperative: 0.76%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.18%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.18%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.18%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.18%
  • Gainesville, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Lindsay, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Muenster, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Oak Ridge (Cooke County), Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Road Runner, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Valley View, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.05%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.05%
    • PenTex Cooke County Electric Coop: 12.49%
    • Coserv Electric: 3.20%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.05%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.05%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.05%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.05%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are within Cooke County, Texas?

There are 4 active power plants located in Cooke County, Texas

What electricity companies offer service in Cooke County, Texas?

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

By total revenue, Coserv Electric is the largest electricity company in Cooke County, Texas.

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

Cooke County, Texas is home to 9 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-30