Sterling County, Texas Electric Profile

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Sterling County, Texas Overview

Sterling County is the 242nd most populated county in Texas.

Sterling County produces 3,067,789 megawatt hours of electricity from renewable fuels. This ranks Sterling County 43rd largest producing county in the United States out of 3221 counties for total sustainable electricity generation.

Sterling County averages 2,236 megawatt hours per person generated from renewable electricity sources, which is 3rd highest in the country.

Sterling County has the 374th largest electricity generation in the nation out of 3221 counties, producing 3,067,789 megawatt hours.

Sterling County residents are responsible for 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, while the statewide average pollution per person is 5,712.78.

Sterling County consumes roughly 0.67% of the electricity that is generated in their power generating plants, this means they will export or store the remaining electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    20,443 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    14.9 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,067,789 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,067,789 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2,236 MWh

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 24009 plans. Plans are subject to change at any time and these may not be the plans currently offered.

Most Popular Texas Plans

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

All Texas Plans

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

  • Rate 20.2¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Jul 2022
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

Residential

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

Sterling City, TX Electric Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 11.56 cents per kilowatt hour for inhabitants of Sterling City, which is 5.22% below the average Texas price of 12.20 cents. With an estimated 7 residential customers, Reliant Energy is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $117.75 per month, while the US average is $123.86.

The use of electricity in Sterling City accounts for 6,404,024.47 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 932nd largest amount in the state out of 1870 cities. This total equates to 5,712.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, so the city ranks 1409th highest in Texas for emissions per capita. The residents of Sterling City have to use power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating plants in the city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sterling City

Sterling City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.116/kWh$0.097/kWh$118.81/mo.$99.72/mo.
1628th11.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sterling City
502nd$117.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sterling City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sterling City, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED11.35111.624,827,635547,853,000
Concho Valley Electric CoopBUNDLED13.51124.06124,15416,772,200
Houston County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.54105.98207,88326,073,600
MP2 EnergyBUNDLED11.89102.5785,08310,114,000
Penstar PowerBUNDLED12.02115.5434,9394,199,500

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Energy Production in Sterling County, Texas

Power Plants in Sterling County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Capricorn Ridge Wind LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Sterling County TX Wind 1,922,795
Panther Creek Wind Farm ThreeRWE Renewables Americas (100.00%)
Sterling County TX Wind 529,964
Bluebell Solar IIBluebell Solar II, LLC (100.00%)
Sterling County TX Solar 272,405
Forest Creek Wind Farm LLCRWE Renewables Americas (100.00%)
Sterling County TX Wind 271,400
Sterling County TX Solar 71,225

Sterling County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Sterling County creates 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 193rd largest amount of any county in the state. Averaging 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the county ranks 2950th highest for pollution per capita. About 88.80% of electricity in Sterling County comes from generation using Wind. Sterling County has 5 power plants in the county. This is the 449th most plants in a county.

WIND
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Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
88.80%
SOLAR
Solar
Solar
11.20%

Sterling County, Texas Net Metering

Approximately 12.50% of the electricity companies in Sterling County offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity companies in Sterling County is 4.11%. This includes data from 5 companies, including Reliant Energy, Concho Valley Electric Coop, and Houston County Electric Cooperative. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Sterling County a rank of 1342nd best in the US out of 3221 counties.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Sterling County, Texas?

The largest electricity supplier in Sterling County, Texas by total customer count is Reliant Energy.

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

Sterling County, Texas has 8 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Sterling County, Texas?

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

Sterling County, Texas has 5 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-06-30