Cass County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Cass County, Iowa Electricity Overview

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Cass County had a 28.19% rise throughout the most recent 12 months.

The largest electricity supplier in Cass County by number of customers is Atlantic Municipal Utilities.

Cass County uses only 19.88% of the electricity generated in the county.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Cass County is 12.50 cents. This is about 10.64% less than the national average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

Cass County residents are responsible for 3.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, making it the 2903rd highest polluting county based on per capita emissions.

In Cass County, 305 megawatt hours of electricity are produced from non-renewable fuel types. Cass County is 41st in Iowa out of 99 counties for total electricity generation from non-renewable sources.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    220,117 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.77 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,107,479 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,107,174 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    305 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    84.37 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    48,106 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3.66 kg

Atlantic, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Atlantic home are paying a residential electricity rate of 8.40 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 34.08% lower than Iowa's average rate of 12.74 cents, which ranks the city 6th best for average electricity price out of 1028 cities in the state. Atlantic Municipal Utilities sells an estimated 12,495.72 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than any other supplier. There has been a 5.42% drop in the use of fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel sources in the city throughout the previous year.

Emissions in Atlantic average 5,589.33 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 55th highest polluting city out of 1028 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 37,962,734.52 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 59th highest for total pollution in Iowa. The city has one electricity plant. In Atlantic, Natural Gas is 90.99% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Atlantic

Atlantic residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.086/kWh$0.084/kWh$80.11/mo.$73.75/mo.
6th8.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Atlantic
5th$75.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Atlantic Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Atlantic, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Atlantic Municipal UtilitiesBUNDLED8.4075.5315741,137.353,454,858.33

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Griswold, IA Electricity Overview

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Emissions in Griswold average 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 91st highest polluting city out of 1028 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 5,544,604.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 278th highest for total pollution in Iowa. The residents of Griswold must import electricity from outside city limits because there are no electricity facilities in the city boundaries.

Anita, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, residents who call Anita home are paying a residential electricity rate of 8.68 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, thankfully, 31.84% lower than Iowa's average rate of 12.74 cents, which ranks the city 8th best for average electricity price out of 1028 cities in the state. Anita is home to 963 citizens, making it the 290th largest city in Iowa. Generating 0.15 megawatt hours per person living in the city, Anita ranks as the 41st highest generating city out of 1028 cities in the state.

Emissions in Anita average 5,644.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use, which ranks them as the 34th highest polluting city out of 1028 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 5,435,797.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, ranking the city 283rd highest for total pollution in Iowa. The city has one electricity plant. In Anita, Distillate Fuel Oil is 100.00% of the fuel sources utilized for electricity generation.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Anita

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.087/kWh$154.94/mo.$78.45/mo.
8th8.68¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Anita
10th$78.45Average residential monthly electricity bill for Anita Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Anita, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Anita, Iowa Electric UtilityBUNDLED8.3972.331485,040.82422,679.59
Farmers Electric Cooperative IowaBUNDLED13.28168.0574,675.419,917,393.88
Guthrie County RECBUNDLED11.12139.3970,356.347,822,978.48

Electricity Production in Cass County, Iowa

Power Plants in Cass County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rolling Hills Wind FarmMidAmerican Energy (100.00%)
Cass County IA Wind 1,088,589
Green Energy MachineGreen Energy Machine, LLC (100.00%)
Cass County IA Wind 6,855
RosemanRoseman Energy, LLC (100.00%)
Cass County IA Wind 6,258
WiotaWiota Wind Energy, LLC #1 (100.00%)
Cass County IA Wind 5,472
Atlantic IA Natural Gas 157128,691.36819.69
Anita IA Distillate Fuel Oil 148113,346.99765.86

Cass County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Cass County averages 3.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them 2903rd highest in the country out of 3221 counties for emissions efficiency. This adds up to total emissions of 48,106.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 2907th highest for total emissions in the US. Power generating facilities in the county primarily use Wind, which accounts for 1,107,174 megawatt hours (or 99.97%) of the fuel types used for electricity production in the county. Taken together with Distillate Fuel Oil (0.01%) and Natural Gas (0.01%), these three fuel sources make up 100.00% of the county electricity production. Cass County has 6 electricity producing plants, which is 362nd most in the country.

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99.97%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.01%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.01%

Cass County, Iowa Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Cass County include Atlantic Municipal Utilities, Alliant Energy, and Nishnabotna Valley REC Iowa has commendable regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Cass County is about 0.47% of all electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 1.85%, resulting in a rank of 37th best in the United States and a state rank of best out of 3221 and 99 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Cass County:

  • Anita, Iowa:
    • Farmers Electric Cooperative Iowa: 4.94%
    • Anita, Iowa Electric Utility: 92.99%
    • Guthrie County REC: 2.07%
  • Atlantic, Iowa:
    • Atlantic Municipal Utilities: 100.00%
  • Cumberland, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Massena, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Wiota, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 45.42%
    • Farmers Electric Cooperative Iowa: 54.58%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many power plants are located within Cass County, Iowa?

There are 6 active electricity plants located in Cass County, Iowa

How many electric companies offer service in Cass County, Iowa?

There are 7 electricity providers operating in Cass County, Iowa.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Cass County, Iowa?

The largest electricity supplier in Cass County, Iowa by total revenue is Atlantic Municipal Utilities.

Which electricity companies offer service in Cass County, Iowa?

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27