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Featured Electricity Rates In Lamesa, Texas
Sources of Lamesa Electricity
Electricity in Lamesa comes from all over Texas. The Texas electric grid is the largest independent grid in the U.S. Texas is unique among the states with its own electric grid with little connection with the other main power grids in North America.
This means that all electricity used in Lamesa is produced within the state.
Due to a large investment in infrastructure over last decade, the substantial amount of wind energy generated in west Texas can be easily transmitted all over the state to meet demand. No other state has the amount of wind energy capacity Texas has.
Despite the impressive growth of renewable energy sources in Texas, coal and natural gas still provide most electricity in Lamesa and elsewhere in Texas. It is cheap natural gas that has helped maintain cheap electricity rates in Lamesa for several years.
A small percentage of the power consumed in Texas comes from nuclear power. This percentage is very unlikely to increase any time in the foreseeable future. The economics just don’t favor nuclear power in Texas.
Top Lamesa Electricity Rates From Each Provider
|Frontier||Beat The Heat 12+||8.1¢/kWh|
|4Change||Budget Saver 12||9.3¢/kWh|
|4Change||Generous Saver 12||9.5¢/kWh|
|Pennywise Power||Wise Buy 12||9.5¢/kWh|
|Direct Energy||Veteran & Active Military 12||10.4¢/kWh|
|Cirro Energy||Smart Value 12 Online||9.9¢/kWh|
|TXU||Savers Discount 12||9.9¢/kWh|
|First Choice Power||You Got This 24||10.7¢/kWh|
|Frontier||Light Saver 12+||9.8¢/kWh|
|Champion||Champ Saver 12||11.6¢/kWh|
|Reliant||Reliant Clear Flex||11.5¢/kWh|
|Green Mountain Energy||Pollution Free e-Plus 24 Preferred||12.2¢/kWh|
|Payless Power||SmarTricity Flex Saver||11.9¢/kWh|
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Lamesa, Texas – There Is Quite a Bit to Learn
As the county seat of Dawson County, Lamesa has a population of about 9,200 people total. This means that the city ranks about 243rd as most populous city in Texas. On the map it is located in the western part of the state nearest the cities of Welch, Ackerly, Loop, Tahoka; the nearest major city is Midland, which is about 51 miles away.
Historically, the city was founded in 1903 and is still heavily entrenched in cattle ranching and cotton. And interestingly, the city was reputed to be the birthplace of chicken-fried steak, but this has since been disproven. And for other interesting facts, Preston Earnest Smith, the 40th Governor of Texas, grew up in Lamesa. Also, Lamesa was home for actor Barry Corbin.
Currently, Lamesa’s economy is driven by Retail Trade, Healthcare, Public Administration, Mining & Quarrying, and Manufacturing. And although job growth has recently been negative, the cost of living is so cheap that employment isn’t as urgent as it normally would be. Unemployment is also slightly above average. But the projected job growth for the city is encouraging.
For educational attainment, about 77% of citizens over the age of 26 complete high school and 14% have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in this population pool.
Oncor Electric is the Utility Company in Lamesa
TXU/Oncor Contact Information:
For power outages in Lamesa Texas, please call Oncor at 1-888-313-4747. To have underground lines located prior to digging in Lamesa Texas, call 1-800-344-8377. To view Lamesa Texas outage maps, click here.
Smart Meter Information:
For information on the smart meter program in Lamesa Texas, click here.