Grimes County, Texas Electric Profile

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Grimes County is 11.68 cents. This is approximately 13.18% less than the national average rate of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Grimes County citizens are faced with outages lasting on average 84 minutes per occurrence, with approximately 0.89 outages each year.

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Averaging generation of 89.81 megawatt hours per citizen per year, Grimes County is 349th out of 3220 counties in generation per capita in the US.

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As the 418th largest generator of electricity in the US out of 3220 counties, Grimes County produces 2,593,710 megawatt hours of electricity from various fuel types.

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During the course of the past 12 months, Grimes County experienced a 0.58% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

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Grimes County produces 100.00% of its electricity from non-renewable sources, resulting in a ranking of 358th out of 3220 counties in the county for total electricity production from non-renewable fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    413,055 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,593,710 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,593,710 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    89.81 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    158,806,293 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,498.83 kg

Plantersville, TX Electric Overview

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Plantersville's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.68 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.96% less than the average state rate of 11.91 cents and 13.17% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Entergy Texas sells 1,655.98 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The Texas average monthly residential power bill is $134.11, while the Plantersville average is 7.87% higher at $144.66 per month. This ranks the city 1732nd in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Around 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 786th highest polluter in Texas out of 1749 cities. A total of 2,448,502.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 1286th worst in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Plantersville must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Plantersville

Plantersville 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.
1185th11.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Plantersville
1732nd$144.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Plantersville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Plantersville, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Mid-South Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.91139.61No DataIcon representing missing value.452,67649,391,000
San Bernard Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.26158.75No DataIcon representing missing value.418,72755,537,700

Bedias, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Bedias's residential electricity price is 11.68 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.96% below Texas's average rate of 11.91 cents and 13.17% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. The city is faced with an average of 0.89 power outages per consumer a year. These outages go on for an average of 84 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.21 outages per consumer and 122.99 minutes per outage. Entergy Texas sells 932.27 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other vendors.

Electricity use in Bedias results in the release of 2,124,686.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 1328th highest in the state out of 1749 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 786th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bedias

Bedias 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.
1185th11.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bedias
1732nd$144.66Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bedias Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bedias, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Mid-South Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.91139.61No DataIcon representing missing value.452,67649,391,000
San Bernard Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.26158.75No DataIcon representing missing value.418,72755,537,700

Energy Production in Grimes County, Texas

Power Plants in Grimes County, Texas

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Tenaska Frontier Generation StationTenaska (100.00%)
Grimes County TX Natural Gas 2,593,710997,197,489.26384.47No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Grimes County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

There is one electricity producing plant in Grimes County, which is the 107th most power plants in a county in the state and equates to the 1447th highest amount of power plants per resident in the state. The county’s electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 158,806,292.66 kilograms, which is 92nd highest in Texas out of 254 counties. This total results in 5,498.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which ranks the county 1309th highest in the United States for emissions per capita. Grimes County's primary fuel utilized for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They produce 2,593,710 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

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Grimes County, Texas Net Metering

Grimes County has 3 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Consumers in Texas have heavily restricted net metering regulations that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Grimes County averages out to about 4.61% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 1756th best in the country and a state rank of 116th best out of 3220 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Grimes County:

  • Anderson, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Mid-South Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Bedias, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Mid-South Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Iola, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Mid-South Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Navasota, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 32.40%
    • Navasota Valley Electric Cooperative: 0.93%
    • Mid-South Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Plantersville, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Mid-South Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%
  • Todd Mission, Texas:
    • San Bernard Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Mid-South Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Entergy Texas: 33.33%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity supplier in Grimes County, Texas by total customer count is Entergy Texas.

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

Grimes County, Texas has 3 electricity providers offering service in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Grimes County, Texas?

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1Entergy Texas16,602
2Mid-South Electric Cooperative6,298
3San Bernard Electric Cooperative4,260

How many power plants are located in Grimes County, Texas?

There is one active electricity plant in Grimes County, Texas

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16