Kleberg County, Texas Electric Profile

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Wind generates 549,656 megawatt hours of electricity in Kleberg County. This equals roughly 17.92 megawatt hours per person in Kleberg County being generated from wind power, giving the county a rank of 262nd highest county out of 3220 counties in the United States in that category.

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Kleberg County consumes only 79.83% of the electricity produced in the county.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Kleberg County is Nueces Electric Cooperative.

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Kleberg County is the 105 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 254 counties in the state, with a population of 30,680 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 549,656.

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Kleberg County is the 60th highest producing county in the state out of 254 counties when considering megawatt hours produced using sustainable fuel sources.

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With a population of 30,680 citizens, Kleberg County is the 93rd largest county in Texas and the 1450th largest in the United States.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    438,799 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    549,656 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    549,656 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    17.92 MWh

Kingsville, TX Electric Overview

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Kingsville's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 12.18 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is higher than the state average price of 11.91 cents per kilowatt hour it is lower than the nationwide average of 13.45 cents. With 28 residential customers, Nueces Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

On average, Kingsville residents emit 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 36th highest polluting city out of 1749 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 145,461,482.58 kilograms, the city ranks 120th worst in Texas for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kingsville

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.106/kWh$229.58/mo.$113.90/mo.
1506th12.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kingsville
1356th$124.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kingsville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kingsville, Texas

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Nueces Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.48168.88No DataIcon representing missing value.241,64132,567,443

Ricardo CDP, TX Electric Overview

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Ricardo CDP's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.28% more than the average state rate of 11.91 cents and 9.42% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. Nueces Electric Cooperative has 9 residential customers, more than any other electricity supplier who operates in the city. Ricardo CDP has the 1138th highest population in the state, with 674 residents living within its borders.

Around 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 36th highest polluter in Texas out of 1749 cities. A total of 3,828,980.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 1121st worst in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Ricardo CDP must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ricardo CDP

Ricardo CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.106/kWh$229.58/mo.$113.90/mo.
1506th12.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ricardo CDP
1354th$124.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ricardo CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ricardo CDP, Texas

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Nueces Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.48168.88No DataIcon representing missing value.241,64132,567,443

Riviera CDP, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Riviera CDP's residential electricity price is 12.18 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably for their citizens, 2.28% more than the state's average rate of 11.91 cents, which ranks the city 1506th out of 1749 cities in the state for lowest average electricity price. Nueces Electric Cooperative sells 123.71 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other supplier. Riviera CDP is the 1180th largest city in Texas, with a population of 616.

Electricity use in Riviera CDP results in the release of 3,499,483.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 1162nd highest in the state out of 1749 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 36th 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 Riviera CDP

Riviera CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.106/kWh$229.58/mo.$113.90/mo.
1506th12.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Riviera CDP
1354th$124.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Riviera CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Riviera CDP, Texas

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Nueces Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.48168.88No DataIcon representing missing value.241,64132,567,443

Energy Production in Kleberg County, Texas

Power Plants in Kleberg County, Texas

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Kleberg County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Kleberg County results in 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 2960th most of any county in the nation. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them as the 198th highest county in Texas and 2960th nationally for CO2 pollution per capita. Around 100.00% of Kleberg County’s electricity is produced using Wind. Kleberg County is home to one electricity producing plant, which is the 1432nd most power plants within a county and the 1483rd highest number of power plants per resident out of the US' 3220 counties.

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Kleberg County, Texas Net Metering

The state of Texas has highly restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

In Kleberg County one company reports energy loss, Nueces Electric Cooperative. They average an annual energy loss of 3.75%. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Texas average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 896th best in the country and a state rank of 21st best out of 3220 and 254 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Kleberg County, Texas

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Kleberg County, Texas?

The largest electricity company in Kleberg County, Texas by total customer count is Nueces Electric Cooperative.

What electricity companies offer service in Kleberg County, Texas?

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1Nueces Electric Cooperative1,749

How many power plants are within Kleberg County, Texas?

There is one power plant in Kleberg County, Texas

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