Martin County, Texas Electric Profile

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Wind produces 274,550 megawatt hours of electricity in Martin County. This equals roughly 47.57 megawatt hours per person in Martin County being generated from wind power, giving the county a rank of 185th highest county out of 3220 counties in the US in that category.

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Martin County emits 0 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the Texas average of 5,680.98.

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As the 1085th highest producer of electricity out of 3220 counties in the country, Martin County produces 274,550 megawatt hours of electricity.

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Martin County generates 232.63% additional megawatt hours than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the leftover amount.

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Martin County is the 488th highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 3220 counties in the nation, with a population of 5,771 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 274,550.

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Wind turbines in Martin County produce 274,550 megawatt hours of electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    82,539 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    274,550 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    274,550 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    47.57 MWh

Stanton, TX Electric Overview

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Citizens living in Stanton are paying an average residential electricity price of 11.24 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.60% less than the average Texas rate of 11.91 cents, a welcome state of affairs for consumers living in the city. Production of electricity from wind turbines totals 274,550 megawatt hours.. Stanton citizens consume 15.35% of the electricity generated within the city and the excess 84.65% is exported or stored.

Stanton is the 1683rd worst ranked city in Texas out of 1749 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This total equates to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the city ranks 1683rd worst in Texas for emissions per capita from electricity consumption. The city is home to one power generation plant, which is 31st most in the state and 31st most when considering power plants per capita Stanton's power plants most often use Wind, which makes up 100.00% (or 274,550 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity generation in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Stanton

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.104/kWh$116.38/mo.$93.82/mo.
697th11.24¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Stanton
144th$108.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Stanton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Stanton, Texas

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Lyntegar Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.72103.79No DataIcon representing missing value.108,13510,512,000

Energy Production in Martin County, Texas

Power Plants in Martin County, Texas

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Stanton Wind Energy LLCInvenergy (100.00%)
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Martin County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Martin County’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 0 kilograms, which is 198th highest in Texas out of 254 counties. Additionally, the county ranks 198th highest in Texas for pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The primary fuel type utilized in Martin County is Wind, making up 100.00% of the fuel used in the county for electricity generation. Martin County has the 1432nd most power generation plant of any county in the US, with one total power plants. This translates to the 499th most plants per person in the country.

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Martin County, Texas Net Metering

Texas has heavily restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Martin County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 5.03% of their energy lost per year. The national average is 2.76%, resulting in Martin County having a rank of 2091st best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Martin County, Texas

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Martin County, Texas?

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1Lyntegar Electric Cooperative1,907

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Lyntegar Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in Martin County, Texas.

How many power plants are located within Martin County, Texas?

There is one electricity plant in Martin County, Texas

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16