Ector County, Texas Electric Profile

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Ector County, Texas Overview

With 400,830 megawatt hours generated by solar, Ector County ranks 9th in Texas out of 254 counties for solar power electricity production.

Ector County is ranked as the 28th highest generator of electricity out of 254 counties in the state for electricity production, generating 4,674,070 megawatt hours.

Ector County citizens deal with outages that are on average 341.33 minutes per occurrence, with approximately 2.72 outages a year.

Ector County generates 2.43 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel sources. This makes Ector County the 443rd highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in the United States out of 3221 counties.

The average monthly residential electricity cost in Ector County is 7.40% lower than the US average monthly residential bill.

Solar power generation in Ector County has grown from 272,847.82 megawatt hours to 400,830 megawatt hours per year within the previous 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,461,121 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,674,070 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    400,830 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    4,273,240 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    28.3 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    842,629,500 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,101.56 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 19449 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
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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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.
  • 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.
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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 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 20.2¢ / 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

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

Odessa, TX Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Odessa is around 11.28 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 7.49% below the state's average rate of 12.20 cents, ranking the city at 1517th best for average electricity rate out of 1870 cities in Texas. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Odessa average is 7.38% less at $114.72 per month. Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Odessa averages 5,800.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 61st highest in the state out of 1870 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 663,727,619.56 kilograms, the city ranks 35th worst in Texas for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 1,705,027.92 megawatt hours of electricity used in Odessa must be imported from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Odessa

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.089/kWh$176.88/mo.$60.87/mo.
1517th11.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Odessa
294th$114.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Odessa Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Odessa, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
Houston County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.54105.98207,88326,073,600
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500

Zips with electric coverage in Odessa, Texas include: 79762, 79707, 79763, 79761, 79706, 79764, 79765, 79766, 79758

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West Odessa CDP, TX Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for West Odessa CDP is around 11.25 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 7.74% below the state's average rate of 12.20 cents, ranking the city at 1497th best for average electricity rate out of 1870 cities in Texas. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the West Odessa CDP average is 7.22% less at $114.93 per month. Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. West Odessa CDP averages 5,800.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 61st highest in the state out of 1870 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 193,385,175.27 kilograms, the city ranks 104th worst in Texas for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 496,780.78 megawatt hours of electricity used in West Odessa CDP must be imported from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in West Odessa CDP

West Odessa CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.089/kWh$176.88/mo.$60.87/mo.
1497th11.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of West Odessa CDP
303rd$114.93Average residential monthly electricity bill for West Odessa CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in West Odessa 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
Southwestern Public Service CompanyBUNDLED12.50118.632,476,960309,649,473

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Gardendale CDP, TX Electric Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Gardendale CDP is around 11.25 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 7.74% below the state's average rate of 12.20 cents, ranking the city at 1497th best for average electricity rate out of 1870 cities in Texas. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Gardendale CDP average is 7.22% less at $114.93 per month. Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. Gardendale CDP averages 5,800.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 61st highest in the state out of 1870 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 11,716,798.26 kilograms, the city ranks 702nd worst in Texas for total emissions from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The 30,098.9 megawatt hours of electricity used in Gardendale CDP must be imported from nearby areas with power plants as there are no electricity facilities that call the city home.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Gardendale CDP

Gardendale CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.141/kWh$0.089/kWh$176.88/mo.$60.87/mo.
1497th11.25¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Gardendale CDP
303rd$114.93Average residential monthly electricity bill for Gardendale CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Gardendale 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
Southwestern Public Service CompanyBUNDLED12.50118.632,476,960309,649,473

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Energy Production in Ector County, Texas

Power Plants in Ector County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Odessa-Ector Power PlantLuminant Energy (100.00%)
Ector County TX Natural Gas 4,273,2401,600,290,714.26374.49
Ector County TX Solar 337,682
Ector County TX Solar 63,148

Ector County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. Ector County averages 5,101.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 1580th worst in the United States out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 842,629,500.44 kilograms, the county ranks 33rd highest in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. Around 91.42% of Ector County's electricity is generated using Natural Gas. Ector County has 3 power generation plants within its borders. This is the 155th highest number of power plants within a single county.

NATURAL GAS
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
91.42%
SOLAR
Solar
8.58%

Energy Loss

There are 5 electricity providers in Ector County that report energy loss, including Reliant Energy, Southwestern Public Service Company, and Texpo Energy. Combined, these 5 companies average a yearly energy loss of 3.91% of electricity generated. With a state average energy loss of 0.99%, Ector County is the 67th best county in Texas for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Ector County:

  • Goldsmith, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Goldsmith, Texas Electric Utility: 12.48%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Oncor Electric: 12.50%
    • Southwestern Public Service Company: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
  • Odessa, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.00%
    • Houston County Electric Cooperative: 2.00%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.00%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.00%
    • Southwestern Public Service Company: 14.00%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.00%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Ector County, Texas?

How many power plants are within Ector County, Texas?

Ector County, Texas has 3 active power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Southwestern Public Service Company is the largest electricity company in Ector County, Texas.

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

Ector County, Texas is home to 7 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-25