Hardin County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Hardin County, Iowa Electricity Overview

At an average residential price of 13.54 cents per kilowatt hour in the county compared to the nationwide average 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour, citizens of Hardin County enjoy a 6.39% discount from the nationwide average.

The use of renewable fuel types for electricity generation in Hardin County rose by 23.53% last year.

Hardin County has the 44th largest electricity production of all 99 counties in Iowa, generating 466,437 megawatt hours.

Hardin County is 450th in the US rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 466,437 megawatt hours produced from renewable fuels.

Hardin County produces 27.64 megawatt hours per capita per year, making it the 624th highest county out of 3221 counties for production per capita in the country.

Ranking 262nd in wind power production in the country out of 3221 counties, Hardin County has a total yield of 466,437 megawatt hours from wind power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    286,122 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.95 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    466,437 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    466,437 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    27.64 MWh

Iowa Falls, IA Electricity Overview

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Iowa Falls averages a residential electricity rate of 17.52 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Sadly, this is 35.03% above Iowa's average rate of 12.98 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $134.28. This is 16.72% higher than the Iowa average bill of $115.05. Customers in Iowa Falls deal with 0.72 power outages per year with outages lasting an average of 81.55 minutes.

Electricity use in Iowa Falls has byproducts of 25,921,460.3 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 82nd largest emissions amount of any city in Iowa. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 5,076.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Iowa Falls as the 70th highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Iowa Falls must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Iowa Falls

Iowa Falls residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
435th17.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Iowa Falls
182nd$134.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Iowa Falls Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Iowa Falls, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED17.52134.283,771,926660,870,261

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Eldora, IA Electricity Overview

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Eldora averages a residential electricity rate of 17.52 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers within their city limits. Sadly, this is 35.03% above Iowa's average rate of 12.98 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential electricity bill of $134.28. This is 16.72% higher than the Iowa average bill of $115.05. Customers in Eldora deal with 0.72 power outages per year with outages lasting an average of 81.55 minutes.

Electricity use in Eldora has byproducts of 13,519,163.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 133rd largest emissions amount of any city in Iowa. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 5,076.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Eldora as the 442nd highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Eldora must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Eldora

Eldora residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
435th17.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Eldora
182nd$134.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Eldora Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Eldora, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED17.52134.283,771,926660,870,261

Ackley, IA Electricity Overview

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Electricity use in Ackley has byproducts of 8,117,590.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 196th largest emissions amount of any city in Iowa. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per person in the city, which is 5,076.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Ackley as the 70th highest polluting city in the state. The inhabitants of Ackley must use power from outside city limits because they don't have any power producing plants within city boundaries.

Electricity Production in Hardin County, Iowa

Power Plants in Hardin County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Hardin County IA Wind 455,150
Leonardo Wind 1 LLCLeonardo Wind 1 LLC (100.00%)
Hardin County IA Wind 11,287

Hardin County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released in Hardin County due to electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per capita, which amounts to 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Hardin County is the 2948th highest polluting county in the US. The county has 2 power generation plants, which is 980th most in the US. Hardin County's power plants mainly use Wind, which accounts for 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county.

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Hardin County, Iowa Net Metering

Of the 2 electric companies in Hardin County, 2 of them report that they offer net metering. Iowa has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar panels.

Energy Loss

Hardin County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 0.47% of their energy lost per year. The national 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.

Power Companies in Hardin County, Iowa

Providers In Each City in Hardin County:

  • Alden, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 79.34%
    • Midland Power Coop: 20.66%
  • Buckeye, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Eldora, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Hubbard, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 50.00%
    • Midland Power Coop: 50.00%
  • Iowa Falls, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • New Providence, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Owasa, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 49.89%
    • Midland Power Coop: 50.11%
  • Radcliffe, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Steamboat Rock, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Union, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Whitten, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are within Hardin County, Iowa?

There are 2 power plants in Hardin County, Iowa

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

The largest electricity supplier in Hardin County, Iowa by total revenue is Alliant Energy.

Which electricity companies offer service in Hardin County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alliant Energy8,066
2Midland Power Coop2,085

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Hardin County, Iowa.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-10-24