Wharton County, TX: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Wharton County, Texas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Wharton County, Texas Electricity Overview

Wharton County averages 12.49 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 78th highest in Texas.

Residents in Wharton County face an average of 1.01 outages lasting 103.4 minutes each year, compared to the US averages of 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each.

Wharton County had a 7.22% increase in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the preceding 12 months.

The usage of renewable fuel types for electricity production has dropped by 14.64% in the county over the course of the past 12 months.

TXU Energy is the largest electricity provider in Wharton County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

At an average residential rate of 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 15.95 cents per kilowatt hour, customers in Wharton County enjoy a 17.98% discount from the US average price.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    655,125 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    15.75 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    10,819,961 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    519,599 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    10,300,362 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    260.08 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    239,864,445 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,765.7 kg

Electricity plans in Texas

There are 25617 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 11.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

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  • Rate 13.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 13.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
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12 Month Usage Bill Credit

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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 13.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 13.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 12.9¢ / kWh
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  • Rate 11.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
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  • Rate 13.9¢ / kWh
  • Contract Length 12 mo.
  • Effective Date Aug 2023
  • Green Energy 0%

El Campo, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in El Campo are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.53% below Texas' average rate of 14.30 cents and 17.96% below the national average of 15.95 cents. With an estimated 83 residential customers, TXU Energy is the largest provider in the city. The city is the 38th highest generator out of 1871 cities in the state, averaging 40.61 megawatt hours produced per customer in the city per year.

El Campo is the 1776th highest ranked city in the state out of 1871 when it comes to total emissions due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per citizen in the city, which amounts to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks El Campo as the 1776th highest polluting city in Texas. Solar is the fuel of choice in El Campo, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. El Campo has one power producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in El Campo

El Campo residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.095/kWh$151.41/mo.$108.87/mo.
707th13.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of El Campo
1358th$151.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for El Campo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in El Campo, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED14.18176.292,742,120388,937,000
APG&EBUNDLED7.72121.18390,18730,109,500
Accent EnergyBUNDLED14.97192.2974,01311,083,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED9.82135.3785,9528,440,900
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED15.41164.014,789,626737,961,000

Wharton, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in Wharton are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.57% below Texas' average rate of 14.30 cents and 17.99% below the national average of 15.95 cents. The city has an average of 1.01 electrical outages per consumer each year. These outages go on for an average of 103.4 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes each outage. With an estimated 74 total residential customers, TXU Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Wharton's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 47,609,350.6 kilograms, which is 282nd highest amount in the state out of 1871 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 142nd worst in Texas for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,539.19 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wharton

Wharton residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.095/kWh$151.23/mo.$108.44/mo.
591st13.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wharton
1126th$151.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wharton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wharton, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED14.18176.292,742,120388,937,000
APG&EBUNDLED7.72121.18390,18730,109,500
Accent EnergyBUNDLED14.97192.2974,01311,083,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED9.82135.3785,9528,440,900
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED15.41164.014,789,626737,961,000

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East Bernard, TX Electricity Overview

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Citizens living in East Bernard are charged an average residential electricity rate of 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 8.57% below Texas' average rate of 14.30 cents and 18.00% below the national average of 15.95 cents. The city has an average of 1.01 electrical outages per consumer each year. These outages go on for an average of 103.4 minutes. In comparison, the national average is 1.27 outages per customer and 137.24 minutes each outage. With an estimated 34 total residential customers, TXU Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

East Bernard's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 11,421,812.79 kilograms, which is 708th highest amount in the state out of 1871 cities. Additionally, the city ranks 1010th worst in Texas for emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 5,539.19 kilograms of emissions per citizen. There are no electricity producing plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in East Bernard

East Bernard residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.095/kWh$151.20/mo.$108.35/mo.
585th13.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of East Bernard
847th$151.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for East Bernard Residents

Electric Companies With Service in East Bernard, Texas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
4 Change EnergyBUNDLED14.18176.292,742,120388,937,000
APG&EBUNDLED7.72121.18390,18730,109,500
Accent EnergyBUNDLED14.97192.2974,01311,083,000
Alliance PowerBUNDLED9.82135.3785,9528,440,900
Ambit EnergyBUNDLED15.41164.014,789,626737,961,000

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Electricity Production in Wharton County, Texas

Power Plants in Wharton County, Texas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Wharton County TX Natural Gas 7,936,4562,868,815,023.62361.47
Colorado Bend Energy CenterExelon Corporation (100.00%)
Wharton County TX Natural Gas 2,363,9061,092,756,479.92462.27
Aktina SolarHecate Energy Ramsey , LLC (100.00%)
El Campo TX Solar 498,702
Cascade Solar (TX)Cypress Creek Renewables (100.00%)
Wharton County TX Solar 20,897

Wharton County, Texas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Wharton County's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 239,864,445.15 kilograms, which is the 1065th highest amount of any county in the country. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per person in the county, which amounts to 5,765.7 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Wharton County is the 48th highest polluting county in Texas. Natural Gas is the fuel of choice in Wharton County, with 95.20% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Wharton County has 4 power producing plants, which is 672nd most in the United States.

NATURAL GAS
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Natural Gas
95.20%
SOLAR
Solar
4.80%

FAQ

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

The largest electricity company in Wharton County, Texas by total revenue is TXU Energy.

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

Wharton County, Texas has 42 electricity providers serving consumers in the area.

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

Wharton County, Texas is home to 4 power plants producing electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Wharton County, Texas?

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-01-20