Harrison County, Texas Electric Profile

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Harrison County produces 110.56 megawatt hours of electricity per person with coal per year, which is 84th highest out of 3220 counties in the US.

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Harrison County produces 7,358,363.09 megawatt hours of electricity from the burning of coal, making Harrison County 6th out of 254 counties in Texas.

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Harrison County is the 53rd most populated county in Texas, with 66,553 citizens calling the county home.

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Harrison County is the 17th highest county in the state for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 192.02 megawatt hours per resident generated from non-renewable fuel types.

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Harrison County generates 192.18 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 47 highest county out of 254 counties for production per capita in Texas.

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Harrison County ranks 99th out of 3220 counties in the US for total generation of electricity from non-renewable fuel types, with 12,779,629.03 of the county’s 12,790,462.03 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    951,872 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    12,790,462 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    10,833 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    12,779,629 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    192.18 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    759,502,763 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    11,412 kg

Marshall, TX Electric Overview

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Marshall has an average residential electricity rate of 12.12 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.74% above the average Texas price of 11.91 cents and 9.90% lower than the national average of 13.45 cents. The city generates over 0 megawatt hours from its power plants, which is the 77th most in total production for any city in the state. The city's use of renewable energy sources for electricity generation totals 0.47 megawatt hours per resident, which ranks them 33rd in Texas out of 1749 cities.

Marshall's main fuel type consumed for electricity production is Wood/Wood Waste Solids. They generate 10,833 megawatt hours from this fuel source. The city residents average 6,093.88 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which ranks them 18th worst in the state out of 1749 in this category. This adds up to total emissions of 140,646,795.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 127th highest for total emissions in Texas. Marshall is home to one electricity generation plant, which is 31st most in Texas and 65th highest when counting plants per citizen.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Marshall

Marshall residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1478th12.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Marshall
1724th$144.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Marshall Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Marshall, Texas

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Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000

Hallsville, TX Electric Overview

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Hallsville's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 12.12 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, sadly, 1.74% more than Texas's average price of 11.91 cents, which ranks the city 1478th best for average electricity price out of 1749 cities in the state. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $144.2. This is 19.93% above the national average of $120.24. There are roughly 1,758.27 megawatt hours of electricity produced per capita in the city from natural gas use, which ranks them 3rd in the state out of 1749 cities.

Electricity use in Hallsville results in the release of 65,570,413.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 228th highest in Texas out of 1749 cities. This total equates to 15,667.96 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city worst in Texas for emissions per capita. The city has one electricity producing plant, which is 31st highest in the state. Hallsville has about 99.42% of its electricity generated by Coal.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hallsville

Hallsville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1478th12.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hallsville
1724th$144.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hallsville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hallsville, Texas

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Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.622,120,147.542,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000

Waskom, TX Electric Overview

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Waskom's average residential electricity price per kilowatt hour is 12.12 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, sadly, 1.74% more than Texas's average price of 11.91 cents, which ranks the city 1478th best for average electricity price out of 1749 cities in the state. With 46 total residential customers, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest provider in the city. Residents in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $144.2. This is 19.93% more than the national average of $120.24.

Electricity use in Waskom results in the release of 9,186,144.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, which is the 786th 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 Waskom

Waskom residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1478th12.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Waskom
1724th$144.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Waskom Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Waskom, Texas

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Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED14.00163.62No DataIcon representing missing value.2,150,911301,172,294
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78No DataIcon representing missing value.611,84762,625,000

Energy Production in Harrison County, Texas

Power Plants in Harrison County, Texas

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Harrison County TX Natural Gas 2,689,3011,042,054,996.92387.48No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Hallsville TX Coal 2,467,009.012,702,541,889.741,095.47Yes1/2023
Snider IndustriesSnider Industries Inc (100.00%)
Marshall TX Wood/Wood Waste Solids 10,83313,832,6861,276.9No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Harrison County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 759,502,763.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, Harrison County is the 33rd highest out of 254 counties in Texas for total pollution from electricity consumption. Additionally, the county ranks 310th highest in the United States in pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 11,412 kilograms of emissions per person. Around 57.53% of Harrison County’s electricity is generated using Coal. Other fuel types used include Natural Gas at 42.39% and Wood/Wood Waste Solids at 0.08%. Harrison County has 3 electricity plants, which is 48th highest in Texas.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
57.53%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
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Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
42.39%
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Wood/Wood Waste Solids
0.08%

Harrison County, Texas Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Harrison County providing electricity. Of those 2, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their consumers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Providers In Each City in Harrison County:

  • Hallsville, Texas:
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
  • Marshall, Texas:
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
  • Nesbitt, Texas:
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
  • Scottsville, Texas:
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
  • Uncertain, Texas:
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%
  • Waskom, Texas:
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

Harrison County, Texas is home to 2 electricity companies operating in the area.

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

There are 3 active power plants in Harrison County, Texas

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Harrison County, Texas?

By total megawatt hours sold, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest electricity supplier in Harrison County, Texas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Harrison County, Texas?

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1Southwestern Electric Power Company15,859
2Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative7,031

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