Goliad County, Texas Electric Profile

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Goliad County produces 464.11 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 19 highest county out of 254 counties for production per capita in Texas.

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With 3,550,050.91 megawatt hours of electricity generated from coal, Goliad County is 106th in the United States out of 3220 for total megawatt hours produced from coal.

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Goliad County has the 47th largest electricity generation of all 254 counties in the state, generating 3,554,118 megawatt hours.

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Goliad County is 37th out of 3220 counties in the US for megawatt hours per capita generated from coal, averaging 463.57 megawatt hours per person each year.

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Goliad County had a 5.01% drop in CO2 emissions per capita during the course of the preceding year.

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Goliad County has the 115th highest pollution level from electricity use in Texas, emitting 111,181,813.78 kilograms of CO2 gases.


  • Total Consumption

    109,528 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh


  • Total Production

    3,554,118 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,554,118 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    464.11 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    111,181,814 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,518.39 kg

Goliad, TX Electric Overview

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Goliad's citizens purchase electricity for, on average, 11.22 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.81% below the average Texas rate of 11.91 cents. Selling 372.5 megawatt hours a year, Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Consumers in Goliad deal with 0.91 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 107.16 minutes.

Goliad emits 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 786th worst polluting city out of 1749 cities in the state. With total emissions of 13,066,253.07 kilograms, the city ranks 667th 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 32,895.66 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Goliad

Goliad residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.106/kWh$127.43/mo.$110.20/mo.
641st11.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Goliad
1139th$121.77Average residential monthly electricity bill for Goliad Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Goliad, Texas

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Guadalupe Valley Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.11124.97No DataIcon representing missing value.1,186,546120,004,800
Karnes ElectricBUNDLED9.72122.81No DataIcon representing missing value.254,54924,749,000
San Patricio Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.75142.07No DataIcon representing missing value.124,65515,898,900
Victoria Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.69132.8No DataIcon representing missing value.302,78132,363,100

Energy Production in Goliad County, Texas

Power Plants in Goliad County, Texas

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Goliad County TX Coal 3,554,1183,607,775,262.881,015.1Yes12/2027

Goliad County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Goliad County averages 14,518.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use. At 14,518.39 kilograms per person and 7,658 residents in the county, the county emits 111,181,813.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. The county has one power producing plant, which is 107th most in the state. In Goliad County, Coal is 99.89% of the fuel utilized in electricity generation.

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Goliad County, Texas Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electricity suppliers in Goliad County offer net metering to their consumers. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Goliad County that report energy loss, including Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative, Victoria Electric Cooperative, and Karnes Electric. Combined, these 4 providers average an annual energy loss of 4.37% of electricity generated. With a national average energy loss of 2.76%, Goliad County is ranked as the 1497th best county in the country for energy loss efficiency.


How many power plants are in Goliad County, Texas?

Goliad County, Texas has one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers serving customers in Goliad County, Texas.

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Goliad County, Texas?

The largest electricity company in Goliad County, Texas by total revenue is Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative.

What electricity companies offer service in Goliad County, Texas?

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1Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative6,802
2Victoria Electric Cooperative4,187
3Karnes Electric1,419
4San Patricio Electric Cooperative1,361

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16