Electric Rates & Providers in Clay County, IA

Clay County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Clay County, Iowa Electricity Overview

In Clay County, 1,175 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable sources. Clay County ranks 944th out of 3230 counties in the county for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.

Clay County generates 67.73 megawatt hours per capita a year, making it the 397th highest county out of 3230 counties for production per capita in the country.

Unfortunately, over the course of the last 12 months, there has been a 46.88% increase in the use of non-renewable fuel sources in Clay County.

Wind turbines produce 67.66 megawatt hours per year per resident for Clay County residents, which is 161st highest county in the nation out of 3230 counties.

Clay County has a population of 16,410 residents.

As the 913th highest county in the nation for non-renewable generation per capita, Clay County generates 0.07 megawatt hours per person a year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    280,234 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.08 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,111,435 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,110,260 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,175 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    67.73 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    406,024 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    24.74 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Spencer

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Spencer Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

9.22¢ per kWh

  • 1.69% higher than last month
  • 4.29% higher than April last year
  • 29.62% lower than the Iowa average
  • 45.47% lower than the US average
  • 12th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since April last year
  • 353rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 95 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 11 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

9.48¢ per kWh

  • 0.33% higher than last month
  • 1.71% higher than April last year
  • 29.5% lower than the Iowa average
  • 41.19% lower than the US average
  • 13th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 282nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 26 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 168 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$82.7 per month

  • 8.54% lower than last month
  • 4.47% higher than April last year
  • 10.6% lower than the Iowa average
  • 26.65% lower than the US average
  • 364th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 11 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 11 since April last year
  • 4,157th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 946 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 349 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$101.89 per month

  • 0.29% higher than last month
  • 2.67% lower than April last year
  • 9.59% lower than the Iowa average
  • 25.12% lower than the US average
  • 358th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 7 since April last year
  • 3,705th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 238 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 355 since April last year

Spencer, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Spencer's residential electricity rate is 9.48 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 29.50% lower than the state's average price of 13.45 cents and 41.19% below the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Spencer Municipal Utilities sells an estimated 128,340.98 megawatt hours in the city each year, which is more than all other electricity providers. Non-renewable fuel sources are regularly used in electricity production in the city, resulting in roughly 0.1 megawatt hours being produced from these fuel types per capita a year.

Spencer emits 4,945.07 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 20th worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. This adds up to total emissions of 55,839,784.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the city 35th highest for total pollution in the state. Electricity facilities in the city most often use Kerosene, which accounts for 1,175 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the fuel used for electricity production in the city. Spencer is home to one power generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Spencer

Spencer residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.111/kWh$0.077/kWh$153.11/mo.$74.29/mo.
13th9.48¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Spencer
358th$101.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Spencer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Spencer, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED18.16130.453,566,063.42647,766,770
Iowa Lakes Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.58188.51154,118.6219,392,582.62
Spencer Municipal UtilitiesBUNDLED8.6288.631,17559,516.765,129,359.33

Everly, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Everly's residential electricity rate is 18.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 34.49% higher than the state's average price of 13.45 cents and 12.18% above the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. With an estimated 60 total residential customers, Alliant Energy is the largest supplier in the city. Everly is the 432nd largest city in the state, with a population of 591.

Everly emits 4,831.91 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 536th worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. This adds up to total emissions of 2,855,658.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the city 427th highest for total pollution in the state. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Everly

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
1022nd18.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Everly
832nd$130.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Everly Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Everly, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED18.16130.453,566,063.42647,766,770

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Royal, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Royal's residential electricity rate is 18.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 34.49% higher than the state's average price of 13.45 cents and 12.18% above the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. With an estimated 17 total residential customers, Alliant Energy is the largest supplier in the city. Royal is the 478th largest city in the state, with a population of 502.

Royal emits 4,831.91 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 536th worst polluting city out of 1028 cities in Iowa. This adds up to total emissions of 2,425,618.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the city 472nd highest for total pollution in the state. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Royal

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
1022nd18.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Royal
832nd$130.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for Royal Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Royal, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED18.16130.453,566,063.42647,766,770

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Electricity Production in Clay County, Iowa

Power Plants in Clay County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Clay County IA Wind 1,052,426
Crosswind Energy ProjectOther (1.00%)Clearway Energy (99.00%)
Clay County IA Wind 57,834
Spencer IA Kerosene 1,1751,610,332.81,370.5

Clay County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Clay County emits 24.74 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 73rd worst polluting county out of 99 counties in Iowa based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 406,024.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 74th highest for total emissions in the state. Wind is the primary fuel source in Clay County, with 99.89% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Clay County has 3 power generation plants, which is 27th most in the state.

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99.89%
KEROSENE
Kerosene
0.11%

Clay County, Iowa Net Metering

Of the 4 electricity suppliers in Clay County, 3 of them report that they offer net metering. Citizens of Iowa have decent net metering regulations that allow them to take advantage of additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for companies in Clay County is 2.31%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Alliant Energy, Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative, and North West Rural Electric Cooperative. The countrywide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Clay County a rank of 188th best in the nation out of 3230 counties.

Providers In Each City in Clay County:

  • Dickens, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Everly, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Fostoria, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Gillett Grove, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Greenville, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Peterson, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Rossie, Iowa:
    • Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative: 21.80%
    • Alliant Energy: 78.20%
  • Royal, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Spencer, Iowa:
    • Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative: 11.43%
    • Alliant Energy: 4.34%
    • Spencer Municipal Utilities: 84.23%
  • Webb, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%

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

FAQ

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers serving customers in Clay County, Iowa.

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Clay County, Iowa?

The largest electricity provider in Clay County, Iowa by megawatt hours sold is Alliant Energy.

How many power plants are in Clay County, Iowa?

There are 3 active power plants located in Clay County, Iowa

What electricity companies offer service in Clay County, Iowa?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-21