Summary of Electricity Activity in New Mexico

Summary of New Mexico Generation

New Mexico is ranked #37 out of 51 U.S. states and territories in terms of total annual net electricity generation. electricity generation data is aggregated from Jan 2001 to Apr 2024.

Companies on File107
Plants on File180
Total Generation3.17G MMBtu
Total Sales 2.22G kWh
Total Revenue $198.95M

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Overall National Rank

#37 /51 U.S. States

In Net Annual Generation

Overall Annual Net Geneneration

41.4 TWh

Total Annual Fuel Consumption

269.5 M MMBtu

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Monthly Net Generation for New Mexico

Electricity Sales Distribution

Electricity Sales, Price, and Revenue Breakdown

SalesPrice (Avg)Revenue
Residential455.63M kWh14.29 cents/kWh$65.09M
Commercial690.90M kWh10.40 cents/kWh$71.86M
Industrial1.07G kWh5.78 cents/kWh$62.00M
Transportation0 kWh0.00 cents/kWh$0
Total2.22G kWh8.96 cents/kWh$198.95M

Production by Source

Largest 24 Power Plants in New Mexico

RankPlantUtilityLocationAnnual GenerationInitial Operation DateLast UpdateFuel Types
#7Afton Generating StationPublic Service Co of NMLa Mesa, New Mexico1.3 TWhOct 2002Apr 2024 Natural Gas
#15Aragonne Wind LLCLeeward Asset Management, LLCSanta Rosa, New Mexico847.6 GWhNov 2006Apr 2024 Wind
#24Arroyo Solar Energy Storage HybridArroyo Solar LLCPueblo Pintado, New Mexico365.4 GWhJun 2023Apr 2024 Solar
#21BluffviewCity of Farmington - (NM)Farmington, New Mexico436.9 GWhApr 2005Mar 2024 Natural Gas
#17Broadview Energy JN, LLCPattern Operators LPTexico, New Mexico733.4 GWhFeb 2017Apr 2024 Wind
#20Broadview Energy KW, LLCPattern Operators LPTexico, New Mexico577.7 GWhFeb 2017Apr 2024 Wind
#9Clines Corners Wind Farm LLCPattern Operators LPEncino, New Mexico1.1 TWhNov 2021Apr 2024 Wind
#5CunninghamSouthwestern Public Service CoHobbs, New Mexico1.5 TWhDec 1956Apr 2024 Natural Gas
#22Duran Mesa LLCPattern Operators LPDuran, New Mexico386.1 GWhNov 2021Apr 2024 Wind
#8El Cabo WindAvangrid Renewables LLCEncino, New Mexico1.2 TWhNov 2017Apr 2024 Wind
#1Four CornersArizona Public Service CoFruitland, New Mexico7.9 TWhJun 1969Apr 2024 Subbituminous Coal : 99.1% Natural Gas : 0.9%
#14Grady Wind Energy Center, LLCPattern Operators LPClovis, New Mexico914.5 GWhJul 2019Apr 2024 Wind
#2Hobbs Generating StationLea Power Partners LLCHobbs, New Mexico4.0 TWhAug 2008Apr 2024 Natural Gas
#10La Joya NMAvangrid Renewables LLCEncino, New Mexico1.1 TWhJan 2021Apr 2024 Wind
#3Luna Energy FacilityPublic Service Co of NMDeming, New Mexico3.8 TWhMar 2006Apr 2024 Natural Gas
#16MaddoxSouthwestern Public Service CoHobbs, New Mexico756.8 GWhDec 1962Apr 2024 Natural Gas
#18New Mexico Wind Energy CenterFPL Energy New Mexico Wind LLCHouse, New Mexico605.6 GWhAug 2003Apr 2024 Wind
#19Oso Grande Wind FarmTucson Electric Power CoMaljamar, New Mexico580.7 GWhApr 2021Apr 2024 Wind
#6Red Cloud Wind LLCPattern Operators LPCorona, New Mexico1.3 TWhNov 2021Apr 2024 Wind
#23ReevesPublic Service Co of NMAlbuquerque, New Mexico385.1 GWhFeb 1960Apr 2024 Natural Gas
#12Rio GrandeEl Paso Electric CoSunLand Park, New Mexico1.1 TWhMay 1957Apr 2024 Natural Gas
#11Roosevelt CountyBoralex US Operations LLCPortales, New Mexico1.1 TWhNov 2015Apr 2024 Wind
#4Sagamore WindSouthwestern Public Service CoRogers, New Mexico2.3 TWhNov 2020Apr 2024 Wind
#13Tecolote Wind LLCPattern Operators LPDuran, New Mexico914.8 GWhNov 2021Apr 2024 Wind

Electricity Generation by New Mexico Counties

State RankCounty# Power PlantsNet Generation
Past 12 Months
Net Generation
from Natural Gas
Net Generation
from Wind
Net Generation
from Solar
Net Generation
from Nuclear
#10Bernalillo County, NM17894.9 GWh737.5 GWh0.0 Wh142.2 GWh0.0 Wh
#17Catron County, NM1275.5 GWh0.0 Wh275.5 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#13Chaves County, NM7474.4 GWh0.0 Wh63.4 GWh411.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#19Cibola County, NM4201.0 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh201.0 GWh0.0 Wh
#23Colfax County, NM568.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh68.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#8Curry County, NM72.3 TWh0.0 Wh2.3 TWh5.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#7Doña Ana County, NM122.5 TWh2.4 TWh0.0 Wh123.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#27Eddy County, NM422.2 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh22.2 GWh0.0 Wh
#21Grant County, NM474.4 GWh72.3 GWh0.0 Wh2.1 GWh0.0 Wh
#11Guadalupe County, NM4847.6 GWh0.0 Wh847.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#20Hidalgo County, NM3192.3 GWh151.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#2Lea County, NM137.2 TWh6.3 TWh800.3 GWh97.7 GWh0.0 Wh
#6Lincoln County, NM42.6 TWh0.0 Wh2.6 TWh1.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#28Los Alamos County, NM1568.0 MWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh568.0 MWh0.0 Wh
#3Luna County, NM84.2 TWh3.8 TWh144.0 GWh222.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#14McKinley County, NM6380.3 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh396.2 GWh0.0 Wh
#15Otero County, NM4376.2 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh382.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#9Quay County, NM81.2 TWh0.0 Wh1.1 TWh71.4 GWh0.0 Wh
#18Rio Arriba County, NM7218.5 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh194.3 GWh0.0 Wh
#5Roosevelt County, NM43.9 TWh0.0 Wh3.9 TWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#1San Juan County, NM148.5 TWh509.5 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh
#22San Miguel County, NM569.7 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh69.7 GWh0.0 Wh
#12Sandoval County, NM9491.8 GWh0.0 Wh213.9 GWh277.9 GWh0.0 Wh
#26Santa Fe County, NM123.6 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh23.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#25Sierra County, NM324.9 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh5.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#24Taos County, NM661.4 GWh0.0 Wh0.0 Wh62.8 GWh0.0 Wh
#4Torrance County, NM84.0 TWh0.0 Wh3.8 TWh161.6 GWh0.0 Wh
#16Valencia County, NM10294.8 GWh83.2 GWh0.0 Wh212.6 GWh0.0 Wh

Top 20 Electricity Producing Cities in New Mexico

Electricity Generation for Neighboring States

National RankStateNet Generation# Power Plants
#12Arizona120.7 TWh213
#26Arkansas66.3 TWh117
#4California227.1 TWh2,272
#28Colorado62.0 TWh338
#44Idaho18.0 TWh196
#5Illinois197.7 TWh484
#21Iowa77.0 TWh345
#29Kansas61.9 TWh195
#15Louisiana107.3 TWh136
#20Mississippi78.1 TWh92
#22Missouri71.7 TWh176
#40Montana29.8 TWh95
#36Nebraska42.2 TWh145
#33Nevada45.8 TWh147
#34North Dakota45.0 TWh72
#17Oklahoma98.0 TWh159
#42South Dakota19.5 TWh60
#1Texas588.2 TWh1,249
#39Utah33.2 TWh178
#32Wyoming46.0 TWh91

* Net Generation data is based on the last 12 months since Apr 2024