Hardin County, Texas Electric Profile

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Hardin County produces 1.58 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 140 highest county out of 254 counties for production per capita in Texas.

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Hardin County generates 100.00% of its electricity from non-renewable fuels, giving it a ranking of 698th out of 3220 counties in the county for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.

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At an average residential price of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the national average 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, consumers in Hardin County benefit from a 16.41% discount from the national average.

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Hardin County emitted 353,994,019.4 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which makes them the 59th worst polluting county in Texas.

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Residents in Hardin County, on average, pay $135.55 per month for residential electricity, compared to the national average bill of $120.24.

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Hardin County emits 6,145.52 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Texas average of 5,680.98.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    823,850 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    91,298 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    91,298 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.58 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    353,994,019 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,145.52 kg

Lumberton, TX Electric Overview

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Lumberton's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour. Thankfully for the inhabitants, this rate is lower than both the state and the United States average rates of 11.91 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $135.55. This is 1.08% more than the state average of $134.11. Selling 11,203.37 megawatt hours, Entergy Texas is the largest provider in the city.

Lumberton emits 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 36th worst polluting city out of 1749 cities in the state. A total of 72,102,993.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. The city has no power generation plants.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lumberton

Lumberton 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.
673rd11.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lumberton
1643rd$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lumberton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lumberton, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.47No DataIcon representing missing value.1,027,859119,484,000

Silsbee, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Silsbee's inhabitants purchase residential electricity for 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.61% below the state's average rate of 11.91 cents and 16.41% less than the national average of 13.45 cents. The Texas average monthly residential electricity bill is $134.11, while the Silsbee average is 1.08% higher at $135.55 per month. This is the 1643rd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state. Entergy Texas has 160 total residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier in the city.

Silsbee emits 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 786th highest polluting city out of 1749 cities in the state. Total emissions in the city are 37,687,618.65 kilograms, which is the 329th worst total amount of pollution for any city in Texas. There are no power producing plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Silsbee

Silsbee 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.
673rd11.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Silsbee
1643rd$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Silsbee Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Silsbee, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.47No DataIcon representing missing value.1,027,859119,484,000

Sour Lake, TX Electric Overview

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Sour Lake's residents are billed an average residential electricity price of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.61% less than Texas's average price of 11.91 cents and 16.41% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Entergy Texas is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average residential electric bill for a consumer in the city is $135.55 per month, while the US average is $120.24.

Around 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 pollution per person are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 36th highest polluter in Texas out of 1749 cities. With total emissions of 12,532,240.99 kilograms, the city ranks 680th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity use. Because there is no electricity production occurring within the city, Sour Lake must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to import all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sour Lake

Sour Lake 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.
673rd11.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sour Lake
1643rd$135.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sour Lake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sour Lake, Texas

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Entergy TexasBUNDLED10.86135.63No DataIcon representing missing value.6,264,829680,430,660
Sam Houston ElectricBUNDLED11.62135.47No DataIcon representing missing value.1,027,859119,484,000

Energy Production in Hardin County, Texas

Power Plants in Hardin County, Texas

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Hardin County Peaking FacilityEast Texas Electric Cooperative (100.00%)
Hardin County TX Natural Gas 91,29863,022,068.06690.29No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Hardin County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Hardin County average 6,145.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity use, which ranks them as the 28th worst polluting county out of 254 counties in Texas based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 353,994,019.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the county the 59th highest for total pollution in Texas. The county is home to one electricity generation plant, which is 1432nd most in the country and 1789th highest when counting plants per resident. Hardin County's top fuel type consumed for electricity generation is Natural Gas. They produce 91,298 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total generation in the county, from this fuel.

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Hardin County, Texas Net Metering

Hardin County has 1 out of 2 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Texas has restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Hardin County is about 4.78% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Hardin County having a rank of 1886th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Hardin County, Texas

Providers In Each City in Hardin County:

  • Kountze, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.00%
  • Lumberton, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.00%
  • Rose Hill Acres, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 49.65%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.35%
  • Silsbee, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.00%
  • Sour Lake, Texas:
    • Sam Houston Electric: 50.00%
    • Entergy Texas: 50.00%

* 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 Hardin County, Texas?

The largest electricity company in Hardin County, Texas by total revenue is Entergy Texas.

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

There is one active electricity plant in Hardin County, Texas

Which electricity companies offer service in Hardin County, Texas?

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1Entergy Texas18,551
2Sam Houston Electric7,758

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

Hardin County, Texas has 2 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

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