Real County, Texas Electric Profile

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The county is ranked as the 1862nd highest generator of electricity in the country out of 3220 counties for electricity generation, generating 2,917 megawatt hours.

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The largest supplier in Real County by total customers is Pedernales Electric Cooperative.

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Real County averages 0.85 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 1025th highest in the US.

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Real County is the 1495th largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3220 counties in the nation, with a population of 3,452 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 2,917.

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Over the course of the most recent year, Real County experienced a 0.81% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

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Residents of Real County are paying, on average, 15.83% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average price, at 11.32 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    49,372 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.3 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,917 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,917 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.85 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    18,452,101 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,345.34 kg

Leakey, TX Electric Overview

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Leakey averages a residential electricity rate of 11.32 cents per kilowatt hour paid by customers within the city borders , which is less than both the Texas and the US average rates of 11.91 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Leakey has the 1162nd largest population in Texas, with 642 citizens calling the city home. The average monthly residential power bill for a customer in the city is $118.43 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24. Customers in the city enjoy a 11.69% reduction compared to other residents in the United States.

Around 5,680.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 786th highest polluter in Texas out of 1749 cities. A total of 3,647,188.9 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 1144th worst in Texas for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Leakey must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Leakey

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

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.117/kWh$0.107/kWh$124.89/mo.$107.48/mo.
864th11.32¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Leakey
824th$118.43Average residential monthly electricity bill for Leakey Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Leakey, Texas

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Bandera ElectricBUNDLED10.96130.32No DataIcon representing missing value.462,28850,674,200
Central Texas Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.16117.71No DataIcon representing missing value.453,09450,544,800
Medina Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.55126.43No DataIcon representing missing value.360,56841,629,600
Pedernales Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.33124.85No DataIcon representing missing value.4,856,111501,480,300

Energy Production in Real County, Texas

Power Plants in Real County, Texas

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Bandera Electric Coop PVSoCore Bandera LLC (100.00%)
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Real County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, Real County residents emit 5,345.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, which makes it the 157th highest polluting county out of 254 counties in the state based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions for Real County from electricity consumption is 18,452,100.55 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 2623rd highest in the United States. About 100.00% of Real County’s electricity is produced using Solar. Real County has the 107th highest electricity plant of any county in Texas, with one total plants. This equates to the 40th most power plants per citizen in the state.

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Real County, Texas Net Metering

About 100.00% of the electricity suppliers in Real County offer net metering to their customers. Some net metering regulations are controlled at the state level, and Texas has restricted laws and regulations for consumers interested in investing in solar panels.

Energy Loss

Real County has 4 companies who report energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss amount for these suppliers is 5.23%. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Texas average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 2226th best in the US and a state rank of 191st best out of 3220 and 254 counties, respectively.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Real County, Texas?

By total customer count, Pedernales Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in Real County, Texas.

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

There are 4 electricity providers offering service in Real County, Texas.

What electricity companies offer service in Real County, Texas?

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1Pedernales Electric Cooperative10,822
2Bandera Electric3,601
3Central Texas Electric Cooperative2,842
4Medina Electric Cooperative1,001

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

Real County, Texas is home to one power plant producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16