Summary of Electricity Activity in Houston, TX

Summary of Houston, TX Generation

Houston, TX is ranked #162 out of 5,370 U.S. cities nationwide and #21 out of 352 Texas cities in terms of total annual net electricity generation.

Annual Generation 949.9 GWh
Annual Consumption 89.0 M MMBtu
Last UpdateMar 2024
Power Plants40
Companies on File23
Power Plants in 50 Mile Radius 179
Power Plants in 100 Mile Radius 251

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Overall National Rank

#162 /5,370 U.S. Cities

In Net Annual Generation

Overall State Rank

#21 /352 Texas Cities

In Net Annual Generation

Overall Annual Net Geneneration

7.5 TWh

Total Annual Fuel Consumption

89.0 M MMBtu

Electric Companies in Houston, TX

23

Houston, TX
Power Plants

40

Annual Net Generation From natural gas power

7.3 TWh

National Rank in Terms of natural gas Net Electricity Generation

#71 /1,448 U.S. Cities

State Rank in Terms of natural gas Net Electricity Generation

#14 /142 Texas Cities

Net Generation by Fuel Source

Net Generation by Fuel Source Breakdown

State RankNational RankGenerationFuel Consumption
All#21 / 352#162 / 53707.45 TWh89.05 M MMBtu
Natural Gas#14 / 142#71 / 14487.30 TWh85.17 M MMBtu
Other Gas#7 / 14#25 / 5481.20 GWh3.62 M MMBtu
Waste Heat#2 / 4#12 / 2865.68 GWh249.60 k MMBtu
Distillate Fuel Oil#16 / 37#394 / 10641.49 GWh14.06 k MMBtu

Monthly Net Generation for Houston, TX

Power Plants in Houston, TX

PlantUtility NameGenerationConsumptionFuel Types
Ingleside CogenerationIngleside Cogeneration LP2.9 TWh27.8 M MMBtu Natural Gas : 98.4% Other Gas : 1.6%
Houston Chemical Complex BattlegroundOxy Vinyls LP2.0 TWh21.6 M MMBtu Natural Gas : 98.9% Other Gas : 1.1%
T H WhartonNRG Texas Power LLC1.0 TWh10.9 M MMBtu Natural Gas
HO Clarke GeneratingProEnergy Services444.7 GWh4.4 M MMBtu Natural Gas
Texas PetrochemicalsTPC Group, LLC238.2 GWh13.8 M MMBtu Natural Gas : 94.0% Other Gas : 6.0%
Greens BayouNRG Texas Power LLC212.7 GWh3.0 M MMBtu Natural Gas
TECO CHP-1Texas Medical Center Central149.1 GWh1.5 M MMBtu Natural Gas
Chamon Power LLCPeaker Power, LLC144.2 GWh1.6 M MMBtu Natural Gas
SJRR Power LLCSJRR101.1 GWh947.6 k MMBtu Natural Gas
NASA Johnson Space Center CHPEnergy Systems Group LLC82.9 GWh998.1 k MMBtu Natural Gas
Friendswood EnergyTejas Power Generation LLC73.8 GWh956.4 k MMBtu Natural Gas
Houston PlantEco Services Corp.65.7 GWh249.6 k MMBtu Waste Heat
Westhollow Technology CenterShell Chemical LP21.9 GWh287.4 k MMBtu Natural Gas
Rice UniversityRice University21.9 GWh397.9 k MMBtu Natural Gas
The Methodist Hospital, Gas TurbineThe Methodist Hospital18.7 GWh367.8 k MMBtu Natural Gas
HEBHoustonDistributionCenterTexas Microgrid, LLC6.3 GWh100.2 k MMBtu Natural Gas
HEBSnackPlantTexas Microgrid, LLC614.0 MWh9.7 k MMBtu Natural Gas
CuttenPower Depot Group A, LLC531.2 MWh5.0 k MMBtu Distillate Fuel Oil
SouthwickPower Depot Group A, LLC486.0 MWh4.5 k MMBtu Distillate Fuel Oil
ClaraPower Depot Group A, LLC475.3 MWh4.5 k MMBtu Distillate Fuel Oil
WAL1040Walmart Stores Texas, LLC419.3 MWh6.1 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL3297Walmart Stores Texas, LLC412.3 MWh5.9 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL1103Walmart Stores Texas, LLC396.6 MWh5.7 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL2257Walmart Stores Texas, LLC385.0 MWh5.5 k MMBtu Natural Gas
HEB00099Texas Microgrid, LLC341.1 MWh4.8 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL3302Walmart Stores Texas, LLC327.0 MWh4.5 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL3584Walmart Stores Texas, LLC325.0 MWh4.7 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL772Walmart Stores Texas, LLC303.0 MWh4.9 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL3425Walmart Stores Texas, LLC290.0 MWh4.7 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL3500Walmart Stores Texas, LLC276.2 MWh4.4 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL4526Walmart Stores Texas, LLC269.0 MWh3.9 k MMBtu Natural Gas
WAL5612Walmart Stores Texas, LLC242.3 MWh3.9 k MMBtu Natural Gas
HEB00054Texas Microgrid, LLC234.4 MWh3.5 k MMBtu Natural Gas
AtascocitaTX LFG Energy, LP0.0 Wh0 MMBtu No Information Available
BluebonnetTX LFG Energy, LP0.0 Wh0 MMBtu No Information Available
Callisto I Energy CenterCallisto I Energy Center0.0 Wh0 MMBtu No Information Available
CPV Pondera King Energy CenterPondera Development LLC0.0 Wh0 MMBtu No Information Available
Helios Plaza CHP PlantBP Helios Plaza0.0 Wh0 MMBtu No Information Available
NRG THW GT Electric Generating StationNRG THW GT LLC0.0 Wh0 MMBtu No Information Available
TX Houston 7080 Express LaneCatalyze Houston Express Lane Microgrid, LLC0.0 Wh0 MMBtu No Information Available

Electricity Generation for Neighboring Cities

National RankCityNet Generation# Power Plants
#96Channelview9.5 TWh2
#5112Crosby333.3 MWh4
#108Deer Park9.1 TWh4
#5083Fresno503.0 MWh1
#5071Humble555.9 MWh2
#5134Missouri City269.7 MWh1
#54Pasadena12.5 TWh11
#4994Pearland1.2 GWh4
#5020Spring974.2 MWh3
#4978Sugar Land1.3 GWh3

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