San Patricio County, Texas Electric Profile

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San Patricio County, Texas Overview

San Patricio County emits 3,740.59 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 2281st highest polluting county in the country by per capita emissions.

There was a 14.50% rise in CO2 emissions per capita in the previous 12 months in San Patricio County.

The use of non-renewable fuels in electricity generation in San Patricio County has dropped by 2.65% in the previous year.

In San Patricio County, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation has declined by 14.12% during the past 12 months.

Non-renewable fuels are used in the production of 79.54% of the megawatt hours produced in San Patricio County, ranking it 37th in Texas out of 254 counties for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel types.

San Patricio County is the 68 largest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 254 counties in the state, with a population of 68,755 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 4,250,854.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,024,480 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,250,854 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    869,624 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,381,230 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    61.83 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    257,184,418 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,740.59 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 19449 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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Residential

  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 19.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 18.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 22.4¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

Portland, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Portland's residents spend 11.18 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 8.37% less than the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 20.12% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. With an estimated 91 residential customers, Reliant Energy is the largest provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $120.67 per month, while the Texas average is $135.07. Customers in the city enjoy a 10.66% markdown compared to other citizens of the state.

Emitting 118,229,454.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Portland ranks 149th worst out of 1870 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,800.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Portland has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Portland

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.086/kWh$122.81/mo.$99.77/mo.
1416th11.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Portland
1388th$120.67Average residential monthly electricity bill for Portland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Portland, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500
San Patricio Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.75142.07124,65515,898,900

Zips with electric coverage in Portland, Texas include: 78374, 78390, 78359, 78402

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Ingleside, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Ingleside's residents spend 11.13 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 8.78% less than the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 20.49% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. With an estimated 122 residential customers, Reliant Energy is the largest provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $119.42 per month, while the Texas average is $135.07. Customers in the city enjoy a 11.59% markdown compared to other citizens of the state.

Emitting 55,213,961.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Ingleside ranks 272nd worst out of 1870 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,800.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Ingleside has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ingleside

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.087/kWh$122.30/mo.$98.71/mo.
1213th11.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ingleside
1092nd$119.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ingleside Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ingleside, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500
San Patricio Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.75142.07124,65515,898,900

Zips with electric coverage in Ingleside, Texas include: 78374, 78336, 78362

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Aransas Pass, TX Electric Overview

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On average, Aransas Pass' residents spend 11.13 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 8.74% less than the average Texas price of 12.20 cents and 20.45% less than the national average of 13.99 cents. With an estimated 167 residential customers, Reliant Energy is the largest provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $122.55 per month, while the Texas average is $135.07. Customers in the city enjoy a 9.27% markdown compared to other citizens of the state.

Emitting 46,060,938.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Aransas Pass ranks 306th worst out of 1870 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,800.4 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Aransas Pass has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Aransas Pass

Aransas Pass residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.113/kWh$0.078/kWh$122.55/mo.$99.71/mo.
1224th11.13¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Aransas Pass
1540th$122.55Average residential monthly electricity bill for Aransas Pass Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Aransas Pass, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500
Reliant EnergyBUNDLED13.94152.2717,200,4672,397,120,500
Texpo EnergyBUNDLED5.8388.93683,55039,823,000

Zips with electric coverage in Aransas Pass, Texas include: 78336, 78362, 78373, 78335

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Energy Production in San Patricio County, Texas

Power Plants in San Patricio County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Ingleside CogenerationIngleside Cogeneration LP (2.00%)Occidental Chemical Corporation (98.00%)
San Patricio County TX Natural Gas 2,655,468717,585,244.04270.23
Gregory Power PlantNRG Energy (100.00%)
San Patricio County TX Natural Gas 725,762349,544,847.68481.62
Midway Wind, LLCMidway Wind, LLC (100.00%)
San Patricio County TX Wind 445,366
San Patricio County TX Wind 424,258

San Patricio County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in San Patricio County results in the release of 257,184,418.07 kilograms of CO2 pollution a year, which is 1064th highest amount in the United States out of 3221 counties and 74th highest in Texas out of 254 counties. Averaging 3,740.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the county ranks 2281st worst for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. About 78.56% of electricity in San Patricio County comes from generation using Natural Gas. Also used is Wind at 20.46% and Other Gas at 0.99%. San Patricio County has 4 electricity generation plants, which is 90th most in the US.

NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
78.56%
WIND
Wind
Wind
Wind
20.46%
OTHER GAS
Other Gas
0.99%

San Patricio County, Texas Net Metering

Approximately 14.29% of the electricity suppliers in San Patricio County offer net metering to their customers. Some net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Texas has highly restricted regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in San Patricio County is 4.11%. This includes data from 4 providers, including Reliant Energy, San Patricio Electric Cooperative, and Texpo Energy. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 0.99%, resulting in a rank of 1340th best in the US and a state rank of 100th best out of 3221 and 254 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in San Patricio County:

  • Aransas Pass, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 9.50%
    • Ambit Energy: 9.50%
    • MP2 Energy: 9.50%
    • Texpo Energy: 9.50%
    • Veteran Energy: 21.49%
    • Reliant Energy: 9.50%
    • AEP Texas: 21.49%
    • YEP Energy: 9.50%
  • Gregory, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.81%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.81%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.81%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 5.51%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.81%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.81%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.81%
    • AEP Texas: 11.81%
    • YEP Energy: 11.81%
  • Ingleside, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.20%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.20%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.20%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 2.44%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.20%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.20%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.20%
    • AEP Texas: 12.20%
    • YEP Energy: 12.20%
  • Ingleside on the Bay, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 12.35%
    • Ambit Energy: 12.35%
    • MP2 Energy: 12.35%
    • Texpo Energy: 12.35%
    • Veteran Energy: 12.95%
    • Reliant Energy: 12.35%
    • AEP Texas: 12.95%
    • YEP Energy: 12.35%
  • Lake City, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.11%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.11%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.11%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.11%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.11%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.11%
    • AEP Texas: 11.11%
    • YEP Energy: 11.11%
  • Lakeside (San Patricio County), Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.11%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.11%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.11%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.11%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.11%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.11%
    • AEP Texas: 11.11%
    • YEP Energy: 11.11%
  • Mathis, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.11%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.11%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.11%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.11%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.11%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.11%
    • AEP Texas: 11.11%
    • YEP Energy: 11.11%
  • Odem, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.11%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.11%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.11%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.11%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.11%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.11%
    • AEP Texas: 11.11%
    • YEP Energy: 11.11%
  • Portland, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.39%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.39%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.39%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 4.19%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.39%
    • Veteran Energy: 13.73%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.39%
    • AEP Texas: 13.73%
    • YEP Energy: 11.39%
  • San Patricio, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.11%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.11%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.11%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.11%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.11%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.11%
    • AEP Texas: 11.11%
    • YEP Energy: 11.11%
  • Sinton, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.11%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.11%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.11%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.11%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.11%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.11%
    • AEP Texas: 11.11%
    • YEP Energy: 11.11%
  • Taft, Texas:
    • Penstar Power: 11.11%
    • Ambit Energy: 11.11%
    • MP2 Energy: 11.11%
    • San Patricio Electric Cooperative: 11.11%
    • Texpo Energy: 11.11%
    • Veteran Energy: 11.11%
    • Reliant Energy: 11.11%
    • AEP Texas: 11.11%
    • YEP Energy: 11.11%

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

FAQ

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Reliant Energy is the largest electricity supplier in San Patricio County, Texas.

How many power plants are in San Patricio County, Texas?

San Patricio County, Texas is home to 4 power plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in San Patricio County, Texas?

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

Which electricity companies offer service in San Patricio County, Texas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Reliant Energy5,092
2San Patricio Electric Cooperative2,824
3Ambit Energy1,605
4Texpo Energy147
5Veteran Energy61
6MP2 Energy56
7Penstar Power12

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-02