Fort Bend County, Texas Electric Profile

14.14 megawatt hours of electricity per person are produced using coal in Fort Bend County. They rank 150th out of 3220 counties in the United States.

The county is ranked as the 8th highest producer of electricity of all 254 counties in Texas for electricity generation, generating 16,322,786.99 megawatt hours.

With a population of 811,688 citizens, Fort Bend County is the 10th largest county in Texas.

Fort Bend County has seen year over year increase of 26.56% for electricity production using solar energy.

The US national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 13.45 cents, while residents of Fort Bend County enjoy an average rate that is 12.63% below that at 11.75 cents per kilowatt hour.

Consumers in Fort Bend County deal with an average of 0.86 outages lasting 78.4 minutes each year, compared to the nationwide averages of 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes an outage.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    11,609,136 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    16,322,787 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    19,319 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    16,303,468 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    20.11 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    10,424,039,733 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,842.42 kg

Sugar Land, TX Electric Overview

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Sugar Land has an average residential electricity rate of 11.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.34% below the average Texas price of 11.91 cents and 12.63% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Sugar Land average is 8.59% less at $109.91 per month. The city is faced with an average of 0.86 power outages per consumer each year. These outages last for an average of 78.4 minutes. In comparison, the US average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes each outage.

Sugar Land has no electricity plants within its borders. Roughly 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita are released in the city from electricity use, ranking them as the 786th highest polluter in the state out of 1749 cities. Total emissions in the city are 674,383,407 kilograms, which is the 29th worst total amount of pollution for all cities in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sugar Land

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.124/kWh$0.101/kWh$121.39/mo.$90.24/mo.
1264th11.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sugar Land
167th$109.91Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sugar Land Residents

Zips with electric coverage in Sugar Land, Texas include: 77479, 77459, 77469, 77498, 77477, 77478

Missouri City, TX Electric Overview

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Missouri City's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 11.76 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.27% less than Texas's average price of 11.91 cents and 12.56% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $110.97 per month, while the Texas average is $134.11. Patrons in the city pay a 17.25% discount compared to the rest of the state. With 27 total residential customers, Entergy Texas is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Missouri City results in the release of 423,556,795.82 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 53rd highest in Texas out of 1749 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 786th highest polluting city in Texas for CO2 emissions per capita. There are zero electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Missouri City

Missouri City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.094/kWh$180.12/mo.$90.08/mo.
1311th11.76¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Missouri City
219th$110.97Average residential monthly electricity bill for Missouri City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Missouri City, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.636,264,829680,430,660
San Bernard Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.26158.75418,72755,537,700

Zips with electric coverage in Missouri City, Texas include: 77479, 77459, 77469, 77583, 77489, 77035, 77477, 77071, 77545, 77085

Mission Bend CDP, TX Electric Overview

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Mission Bend CDP's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 11.81 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 0.84% less than Texas's average price of 11.91 cents and 12.19% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $117.02 per month, while the Texas average is $134.11. Patrons in the city pay a 12.74% discount compared to the rest of the state. With 34 total residential customers, Entergy Texas is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Mission Bend CDP results in the release of 215,757,924.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 92nd highest in Texas out of 1749 cities. More telling of the city’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 786th highest polluting city in Texas for CO2 emissions per capita. There are zero electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mission Bend CDP

Mission Bend CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.094/kWh$180.12/mo.$90.08/mo.
1333rd11.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mission Bend CDP
718th$117.02Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mission Bend CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mission Bend CDP, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.636,264,829680,430,660
San Bernard Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.26158.75418,72755,537,700

Zips with electric coverage in Mission Bend CDP, Texas include: 77083, 77407, 77082

Energy Production in Fort Bend County, Texas

Power Plants in Fort Bend County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Thompsons TX Coal 13,201,634.9913,355,653,435.421,011.671/2045
Jack Fusco Energy CenterCalpine (100.00%)
Thompsons TX Natural Gas 3,010,8361,198,319,880.52398
W.A. Parish Carbon Capture PlantNRG Energy (100.00%)
Thompsons TX Natural Gas 90,997102,533,939.91,126.7812/2044
BronsonCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Fort Bend County TX Solar 19,319

Fort Bend County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 10,424,039,732.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, Fort Bend County is the 5th highest out of 254 counties in Texas for total pollution from electricity consumption. Additionally, the county ranks 279th highest in the United States in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 12,842.42 kilograms of emissions per person. Around 70.30% of Fort Bend County’s electricity is generated using Coal. Other fuel types used include Natural Gas at 29.59% and Solar at 0.12%. Fort Bend County has 4 electricity plants, which is 39th highest in Texas.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
70.30%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
29.59%
SOLAR
Solar
0.12%

Fort Bend County, Texas Net Metering

Our current coverage data does not show any electricity company based in Fort Bend County. Many net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and Texas has restricted regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar panels.

Providers In Each City in Fort Bend County:

  • Arcola, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Beasley, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Fairchilds, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Fulshear, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Kendleton, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Meadows Place, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 0.30%
    • MP2 Energy: 24.85%
    • Entergy Texas: 0.30%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 24.85%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.85%
    • Penstar Power: 24.85%
  • Missouri City, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 1.07%
    • MP2 Energy: 24.46%
    • Entergy Texas: 1.07%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 24.46%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.46%
    • Penstar Power: 24.46%
  • Needville, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Orchard, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Pleak, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Richmond, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Rosenberg, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Simonton, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Stafford, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 0.28%
    • MP2 Energy: 24.86%
    • Entergy Texas: 0.28%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 24.86%
    • Ambit Energy: 24.86%
    • Penstar Power: 24.86%
  • Sugar Land, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Thompsons, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%
  • Weston Lakes, Texas:
    • MP2 Energy: 25.00%
    • CenterPoint Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
    • Penstar Power: 25.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Fort Bend County, Texas?

Fort Bend County, Texas has 4 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Fort Bend County, Texas?

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-30