Lamar County, Texas Electric Profile

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Lamar County, Texas Overview

Residents of Lamar County pay about 15.39% less than the $134.51 state average monthly residential electricity expense.

There was a 1.19% drop in CO2 emissions per capita within the preceding 12 months in Lamar County.

Lamar County released 267,111,043.65 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 70th worst polluting county in the state.

Lamar County consumers experience outages that are on average 193.09 minutes per interruption, with about 1.76 outages per year.

The US average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 13.76 cents, while residents of Lamar County enjoy an average rate that is 20.34% less at 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour.

Lamar County generates 135.93 megawatt hours per capita a year, making it the 240th highest county out of 3221 counties for production per capita in the nation.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    732,961  MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.63  MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    6,808,418  MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    285,287  MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    6,523,131  MWh

  • Production per Capita

    135.93  MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    267,111,044  kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,332.84  kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 21105 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

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  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 18.4¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 18.4¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
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Paris, TX Electric Overview

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Paris's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 9.16% less than the state's average price of 12.06 cents, ranking the city at 493rd out of 1870 cities in the state for best average electricity price. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $113.73 per month, while the nationwide average is $122.19. Patrons in the city have a 15.45% discount compared to other citizens of the country. The city has an average of 2.13 electrical outages per customer per year. These outages last on average of 241.8 minutes. In comparison, the US average is 1.21 outages per customer and 122.99 minutes per outage.

When it comes to electricity generation, Paris's main fuel is Natural Gas, making up 6,523,131 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of generation in the city. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a city. The city averages 5,566.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them 1837th worst in Texas out of 1870 cities for emissions efficiency. At 5,566.06 kilograms per person and 24,476 residents in the city, the city emits 136,235,004.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year. Paris has 2 electricity plants, which is the 11th most out of any city in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Paris

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.113/kWh$0.101/kWh $121.30/mo.$101.07/mo.
493rd 10.96¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Paris
210th $113.73 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Paris Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Paris, Texas

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit Energy BUNDLED 11.35 111.62 4,827,635 547,853,000
Lamar County Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.73 111.46 150,792 16,183,000
MP2 Energy BUNDLED 11.89 102.57 85,083 10,114,000
Penstar Power BUNDLED 12.02 115.54 34,939 4,199,500
Reliant Energy BUNDLED 13.94 152.27 17,200,467 2,397,120,500

Zips with electric coverage in Paris, Texas include: 75460, 75462, 75473

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Reno (Lamar County), TX Electric Overview

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Reno (Lamar County)'s inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 9.16% less than the state's average price of 12.06 cents, ranking the city at 488th out of 1870 cities in the state for best average electricity price. Selling an estimated 892.69 megawatt hours a year, Reliant Energy is the largest supplier in the city. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $113.73. This is 15.45% lower than the state average of $134.51.

Reno (Lamar County) has no power generation plants. The city is the 522nd worst ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 19,675,594.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,696.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 171st highest polluting city in Texas when calculating by CO2 pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Reno (Lamar County)

Reno (Lamar County) residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.113/kWh$0.101/kWh $121.30/mo.$101.07/mo.
488th 10.96¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Reno (Lamar County)
206th $113.73 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Reno (Lamar County) Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Reno (Lamar County), Texas

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit Energy BUNDLED 11.35 111.62 4,827,635 547,853,000
Lamar County Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.73 111.46 150,792 16,183,000
MP2 Energy BUNDLED 11.89 102.57 85,083 10,114,000
Penstar Power BUNDLED 12.02 115.54 34,939 4,199,500
Reliant Energy BUNDLED 13.94 152.27 17,200,467 2,397,120,500

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Blossom, TX Electric Overview

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Blossom's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately, this is 9.16% less than the state's average price of 12.06 cents, ranking the city at 488th out of 1870 cities in the state for best average electricity price. Selling an estimated 559.92 megawatt hours a year, Reliant Energy is the largest supplier in the city. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $113.73. This is 15.45% lower than the state average of $134.51.

Blossom has no power generation plants. The city is the 847th worst ranked city in the state out of 1870 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the city emitting 7,986,445.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,696.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 171st highest polluting city in Texas when calculating by CO2 pollution per capita.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blossom

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.113/kWh$0.101/kWh $121.30/mo.$101.07/mo.
488th 10.96¢ Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blossom
206th $113.73 Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blossom Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blossom, Texas

Provider Service Type Residential Rate (¢) Residential Average Bill ($) City Production (MWh) Residential Sales (MWh) Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit Energy BUNDLED 11.35 111.62 4,827,635 547,853,000
Lamar County Electric Cooperative BUNDLED 10.73 111.46 150,792 16,183,000
MP2 Energy BUNDLED 11.89 102.57 85,083 10,114,000
Penstar Power BUNDLED 12.02 115.54 34,939 4,199,500
Reliant Energy BUNDLED 13.94 152.27 17,200,467 2,397,120,500

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Energy Production in Lamar County, Texas

Power Plants in Lamar County, Texas

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions per MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Lamar Power ProjectLuminant Energy (100.00%)
Paris TX Natural Gas 6,130,571 2,296,526,259.16 374.6
Paris TX Natural Gas 392,560 184,647,791.86 470.37
Impact Solar 1Impact Solar 1, LLC (100.00%)
Lamar County TX Solar 269,890
ChisumCypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Lamar County TX Solar 15,397

Lamar County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

When it comes to electricity generation, Lamar County's main fuel is Natural Gas, making up 6,523,131 megawatt hours, or 95.81% of generation in the county. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis shows us the emissions efficiency of a county. The county averages 5,332.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity use, which ranks them 156th highest in Texas out of 254 counties for emissions efficiency. At 5,332.84 kilograms per person and 29,145,505 residents in the county, the county emits 267,111,043.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 70th worst amount in Texas for total pollution from electricity consumption. Lamar County has 4 power generation plants within its borders. This is the 618th most plants within a county.

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95.81%
SOLAR
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4.19%

Lamar County, Texas Net Metering

Of the 7 electric providers in Lamar County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. The state has highly restricted net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

There are 4 electricity companies in Lamar County that report energy loss, including Reliant Energy, Lamar County Electric Cooperative, and Texpo Energy. Together, these 4 companies average an annual energy loss of 4.24% of electricity generated. The US average is 2.76%, resulting in Lamar County having a rank of 1474th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Lamar County:

  • Blossom, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Lamar County Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Oncor Electric: 12.50%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
  • Deport, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.29%
    • Lamar County Electric Cooperative: 12.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 12.29%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 1.64%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 12.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.29%
  • Paris, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Lamar County Electric Cooperative: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Reno (Lamar County), Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.25%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.25%
    • Lamar County Electric Cooperative: 14.25%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.25%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.25%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 0.23%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.25%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.25%
  • Roxton, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Lamar County Electric Cooperative: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%
  • Sun Valley, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.50%
    • Lamar County Electric Cooperative: 12.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.50%
    • Oncor Electric: 12.50%
    • Texas New Mexico Power: 12.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.50%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.50%
  • Toco, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 14.29%
    • Ambit Energy: 14.29%
    • Lamar County Electric Cooperative: 14.29%
    • MP2 Energy: 14.29%
    • Oncor Electric: 14.29%
    • Texpo Energy: 14.29%
    • Reliant Energy: 14.29%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Lamar County, Texas?

County Customers Rank Provider Est. County Customers
1 Reliant Energy 7,127
2 Lamar County Electric Cooperative 5,646
3 Ambit Energy 2,246
4 Farmers Electric Cooperative 428
5 Texpo Energy 205
6 MP2 Energy 78
7 Penstar Power 16

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

By total customer count, Reliant Energy is the largest electricity company in Lamar County, Texas.

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

There are 7 electricity suppliers offering service in Lamar County, Texas.

How many power plants are in Lamar County, Texas?

Lamar County, Texas has 4 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-05-25