Rusk County, Texas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rusk County, Texas Electricity Overview

Rusk County ranks 64th out of 254 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents consuming 798,274.19 megawatt hours.

Emitting 777,220,285.87 kilograms of CO2 gases, Rusk County has the 446th worst pollution level due to electricity consumption out of 3221 counties in the United States.

The burning of non-renewable fuel types in electricity generation in Rusk County has declined by 13.21% during the course of the previous year.

Rusk County consumes approximately 5.22% of the electricity that their generating plants produce.

In Rusk County, 15,297,196.71 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuels. Rusk County is 42nd out of 3221 counties in the US for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuel sources.

Rusk County is the 8th highest polluting county in Texas based on pollution per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    798,274 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.29 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    15,297,197 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    15,297,197 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    292.97 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    777,220,286 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,885.29 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 7280 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Texas Plans

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  • Rate 18.5¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 18.5¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Mar 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 18.5¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 18.5¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 16.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Mar 2023
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Henderson, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, Henderson's residents spend 10.04 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 62nd out of 1870 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $148.45, while the Henderson average is 14.97% below at $126.23 per month. This ranks the city 946th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 5,042.36 megawatt hours each year, Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest vendor in the city.

Henderson emits 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 486th highest polluting city out of 1870 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 75,055,237.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 222nd highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Henderson

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
62nd10.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Henderson
946th$126.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Henderson Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Henderson, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Rusk County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.27135.74277,76331,291,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED12.53152.852,257,161282,894,904
Texpo EnergyBUNDLED5.8388.93683,55039,823,000
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78611,84762,625,000

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Lake Cherokee CDP, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, Lake Cherokee CDP's residents spend 11.34 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 1600th out of 1870 cities in the state. Non-renewable fuels are used to produce 185,165 megawatt hours in the city, which is 100.00% of the total production. Lake Cherokee CDP citizens use 75.40% less electricity than is generated in the city limits.

Lake Cherokee CDP emits 9,752.95 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 4th highest polluting city out of 1870 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 29,063,797.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 400th highest for total pollution in the state. Natural Gas makes up 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity production in Lake Cherokee CDP. Lake Cherokee CDP has one electricity producing plant in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lake Cherokee CDP

Lake Cherokee CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1600th11.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lake Cherokee CDP
1780th$137.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lake Cherokee CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lake Cherokee CDP, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Rusk County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED11.27135.74277,76331,291,000
Southwestern Electric Power CompanyBUNDLED12.53152.85185,1652,257,161282,894,904
Upshur Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.24124.78611,84762,625,000

Zips with electric coverage in Lake Cherokee CDP, Texas include: 75652, 75603, 75691

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Overton, TX Electricity Overview

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On average, Overton's residents spend 10.70 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 1543rd out of 1870 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $148.45, while the Overton average is 14.11% below at $127.5 per month. This ranks the city 1683rd in the state for average monthly bill amount. Southwestern Electric Power Company is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Overton emits 5,655.58 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 486th highest polluting city out of 1870 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 12,866,450.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 659th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Overton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.379/kWh$0.081/kWh$555.55/mo.$71.82/mo.
1543rd10.70¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Overton
1683rd$127.5Average residential monthly electricity bill for Overton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Overton, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED8.80101.871,766,079155,477,800
APG&EBUNDLED6.4988.41314,40720,393,000
ATG Clean EnergyBUNDLED4.9774.93335,71016,674,800
Accent EnergyBUNDLED13.31169.14100,19713,341,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED6.6187.377,6525,130,000

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Electricity Production in Rusk County, Texas

Power Plants in Rusk County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rusk County TX Coal 12,263,838.9713,695,336,677.371,116.73
Tenaska Gateway Generating StationTenaska (79.21%)ITOCHU (10.39%)
Rusk County TX Natural Gas 3,385,2551,337,433,702.78395.08

Rusk County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Releasing 777,220,285.87 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Rusk County ranks 446th highest in the nation for total pollution from electricity consumption. Additionally, the county ranks 150th worst in the country for pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 14,885.29 kilograms of emissions per capita. Coal is the fuel of choice in Rusk County, with 80.09% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. Natural Gas and Distillate Fuel Oil have the second and third highest total usage, respectively, for electricity generation. Natural Gas makes up 19.83% of electricity generation and Distillate Fuel Oil accounts for 0.08% of total production in the county. There are 2 power producing plants in Rusk County, which is the 980th highest number of plants in a county in the country.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
80.09%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
19.83%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.08%

Rusk County, Texas Net Metering

Rusk County has 4 out of 57 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Texas has heavily restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Rusk County has 25 companies who are reporting energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss for these companies is 5.39%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the Texas average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 2216th best in the US and a state rank of 217th best out of 3221 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Rusk County:

  • Henderson, Texas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 25.45%
    • Rusk County Electric Cooperative: 25.45%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 25.45%
    • Texpo Energy: 23.66%
  • Mount Enterprise, Texas:
    • Our Energy: 1.51%
    • Pogo Energy: 1.51%
    • Oncor Electric: 1.51%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.51%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.51%
    • Heritage Power: 1.51%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.51%
    • Discount Power: 1.51%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.51%
    • YEP Energy: 1.51%
    • Accent Energy: 1.51%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.51%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.51%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.51%
    • Volt Electric: 1.51%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.51%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.51%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.51%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.51%
    • Payless Power: 1.51%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.51%
    • ENGIE: 1.51%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.51%
    • Spark Energy: 1.51%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 1.51%
    • Liberty Power: 1.51%
    • IGS Energy: 1.51%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.51%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.51%
    • North American Power: 1.51%
    • APG&E: 1.51%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.51%
    • AmeriPower: 1.51%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.51%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.51%
    • Alliance Power: 1.51%
    • Penstar Power: 1.51%
    • Direct Energy: 1.51%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.51%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.51%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.51%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.51%
    • Stream Energy: 1.51%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.51%
    • Bulb Energy: 1.51%
    • Cherokee County Electric: 0.16%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.51%
    • Clearview Electric: 1.51%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.51%
    • TXU Energy: 1.51%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.51%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 1.51%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.51%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.51%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.51%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.51%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.51%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.51%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.51%
    • First Choice Power: 1.51%
    • Texpo Energy: 1.51%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.51%
    • Summer Energy: 1.51%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.51%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.51%
    • Pulse Power: 1.51%
    • Rusk County Electric Cooperative: 1.51%
  • New London, Texas:
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.53%
    • Summer Energy: 1.53%
    • Texpo Energy: 0.25%
    • Spark Energy: 1.53%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.53%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 1.53%
    • Liberty Power: 1.53%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.53%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.53%
    • IGS Energy: 1.53%
    • Stream Energy: 1.53%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.53%
    • Penstar Power: 1.53%
    • Alliance Power: 1.53%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.53%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.53%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.53%
    • Clearview Electric: 1.53%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.53%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.53%
    • Direct Energy: 1.53%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.53%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.53%
    • Bulb Energy: 1.53%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.53%
    • AmeriPower: 1.53%
    • APG&E: 1.53%
    • ENGIE: 1.53%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.53%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.53%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.53%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.53%
    • First Choice Power: 1.53%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.53%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.53%
    • Heritage Power: 1.53%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.53%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.53%
    • North American Power: 1.53%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.53%
    • TXU Energy: 1.53%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.53%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 1.53%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.53%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.53%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.53%
    • Rusk County Electric Cooperative: 1.53%
    • Pulse Power: 1.53%
    • Accent Energy: 1.53%
    • Discount Power: 1.53%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.53%
    • YEP Energy: 1.53%
    • Pogo Energy: 1.53%
    • Oncor Electric: 1.53%
    • Our Energy: 1.53%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.53%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.53%
    • Payless Power: 1.53%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.53%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.53%
    • Volt Electric: 1.53%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.53%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.53%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.53%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.53%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.53%
  • Overton, Texas:
    • Bulb Energy: 1.53%
    • Chariot Energy: 1.53%
    • Clearview Electric: 1.53%
    • Champion Energy Services: 1.53%
    • Ambit Energy: 1.53%
    • Penstar Power: 1.53%
    • Alliance Power: 1.53%
    • Stream Energy: 1.53%
    • Strategic Energy LLC: 1.53%
    • Conservice Energy: 1.53%
    • Current Power & Gas: 1.53%
    • Direct Energy: 1.53%
    • Constellation Energy: 1.53%
    • Brilliant Energy: 1.53%
    • APG&E: 1.53%
    • Amigo Energy : 1.53%
    • AmeriPower: 1.53%
    • Eligo Energy: 1.53%
    • ENGIE: 1.53%
    • TXU Energy: 1.53%
    • Tomorrow Energy: 1.53%
    • Viridian Energy: 1.53%
    • 4 Change Energy: 1.53%
    • Veteran Energy: 1.53%
    • TriEagle Energy: 1.53%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 1.53%
    • MP2 Energy: 1.53%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 1.53%
    • Rusk County Electric Cooperative: 1.53%
    • Pulse Power: 1.53%
    • Spark Energy: 1.53%
    • SmartEnergy Holdings: 1.53%
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 1.53%
    • Pogo Energy: 1.53%
    • Our Energy: 1.53%
    • Oncor Electric: 1.53%
    • Reliant Energy: 1.53%
    • Wolverine Alternative Investments: 1.53%
    • Payless Power: 1.53%
    • Windrose Energy: 1.53%
    • ATG Clean Energy: 1.53%
    • Rhythm Energy: 1.53%
    • Brooklet Energy: 1.53%
    • Volt Electric: 1.53%
    • XOOM Energy: 1.53%
    • Liberty Power: 1.53%
    • Infuse Energy: 1.53%
    • IGS Energy: 1.53%
    • Infinite Energy: 1.53%
    • Energy Rewards: 1.53%
    • Frontier Utilities: 1.53%
    • Evolve Energy: 1.53%
    • First Choice Power: 1.53%
    • Freedom Energy: 1.53%
    • Green Mountain Energy: 1.53%
    • Hudson Energy: 1.53%
    • GridPlus Texas Inc: 1.53%
    • Heritage Power: 1.53%
    • Summer Energy: 1.53%
    • Texas Retail Energy: 1.53%
    • Texpo Energy: 0.30%
    • YEP Energy: 1.53%
    • Discount Power: 1.53%
    • CleanSky Energy: 1.53%
    • Accent Energy: 1.53%
    • North American Power: 1.53%
  • Tatum, Texas:
    • Southwestern Electric Power Company: 37.37%
    • Rusk County Electric Cooperative: 37.37%
    • Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative: 25.26%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Rusk County, Texas by megawatt hours sold is Southwestern Electric Power Company.

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

There are 57 electricity companies serving customers in Rusk County, Texas.

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

Rusk County, Texas is home to 2 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Rusk County, Texas?

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27