Osceola County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Osceola County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Osceola County is the 352nd largest producing county out of 3221 counties in the country when considering megawatt hours produced using renewable fuel sources.

As the 785th largest producer of electricity in the US out of 3221 counties, Osceola County produces 637,305 megawatt hours of electricity.

Osceola County uses only 16.29% of the electricity produced in the county, meaning they can store or export the excess 83.71%.

The largest electricity supplier in Osceola County by megawatt hours sold is Alliant Energy.

Wind produces 592,939 megawatt hours of electricity in Osceola County. This equals roughly 95.76 megawatt hours per person in Osceola County being generated from wind power, giving the county a rank of 116th highest county out of 3221 counties in the United States in that category.

Customers in Osceola County deal with an average of 0.75 power outages each year, with outages lasting an average of 79.82 minutes.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    103,829 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.77 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    637,305 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    592,939 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    44,366 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    102.92 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    1,909,524 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    308.39 kg

Sibley, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Sibley's residential electricity rate is 9.61 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 31.35% less than the average nationwide electricity rate of 13.99 cents. Sibley produces 0.14% of the electricity needed in the city and must import power from neighboring cities and counties or rural area power plants. Consumers in Sibley deal with 0.72 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 81.55 minutes.

Sibley's top fuel source consumed for electricity production is Distillate Fuel Oil. The city produces 45.55 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Electricity use in the city results in the release of 15,977,270.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 123rd highest in Iowa out of 1028 cities. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per citizen CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 5,586.46 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 61st highest polluting city in Iowa when calculating by CO2 emissions per capita. Sibley has the 18th highest number of electricity generation plants of any city in the state, with one total power plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sibley

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.129/kWh$200.06/mo.$86.68/mo.
31st9.61¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sibley
40th$91.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sibley Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sibley, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031
Sibley, Iowa Electric UtilityBUNDLED9.5291.546714,949.581,423,643.86

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Ocheyedan, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Ocheyedan's residential electricity rate is 16.94 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 21.05% above the average US price of 13.99 cents. Customers in Ocheyedan experience 0.72 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 81.55 minutes. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Ocheyedan average is 3.42% higher at $128.1 per month.

Ocheyedan has zero electricity plants within its borders. The city is the 470th highest ranked city in the state out of 1028 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 2,448,773.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 91st worst in Iowa for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ocheyedan

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.129/kWh$200.06/mo.$86.68/mo.
479th16.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ocheyedan
172nd$128.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ocheyedan Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ocheyedan, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031

Ashton, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Ashton's residential electricity rate is 16.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, unfortunately, 16.19% above the average US price of 13.99 cents. Customers in Ashton experience 0.72 power outages per year with outages lasting on average 81.55 minutes. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the Ashton average is 16.43% higher at $144.21 per month.

Ashton has zero electricity plants within its borders. The city is the 474th highest ranked city in the state out of 1028 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city releasing 2,432,039.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Averaging 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, the city ranks 91st worst in Iowa for emissions per capita from electricity consumption.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ashton

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.129/kWh$200.06/mo.$86.68/mo.
377th16.26¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ashton
670th$144.21Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ashton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ashton, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031
Osceola Electric CoopBUNDLED10.88271.7933,100.543,600,700.38

Electricity Production in Osceola County, Iowa

Power Plants in Osceola County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Osceola Windpower LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Osceola County IA Wind 396,991
Osceola Windpower IINextEra Energy (100.00%)
Osceola County IA Wind 195,948
Otter Creek Ethanol Poet - AshtonOtter Creek Ethanol LLC - Poet Ashton (100.00%)
Osceola County IA Natural Gas 44,20111,618,548.2262.86
Osceola County IA Distillate Fuel Oil 9855,855.73569.96
Sibley IA Distillate Fuel Oil 6746,269.96690.6

Osceola County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Osceola County's top fuel source consumed for electricity production is Wind. The county produces 592,939 megawatt hours from this fuel source. Other fuel types used include Natural Gas at 6.94% and Distillate Fuel Oil at 0.02% of generation. Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. The county averages 308.39 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity consumption. Total emissions in the county are 1,909,524.33 kilograms, which is the 2845th highest total amount of emissions for any county in the US. Osceola County has 5 electricity producing plants in the county. This is the 449th highest number of power plants in a single county.

WIND
Wind
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Wind
93.04%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
6.94%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.02%

Osceola County, Iowa Net Metering

Approximately 71.43% of the electric suppliers in Osceola County offer net metering to their customers. The state has decent net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Osceola County is 1.86%. This includes data from 3 companies, including Alliant Energy, North West Rural Electric Cooperative, and Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Osceola County is ranked as the 125th best county in the United States for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Osceola County:

  • Ashton, Iowa:
    • Osceola Electric Coop: 11.21%
    • Alliant Energy: 88.79%
  • Harris, Iowa:
    • Osceola Electric Coop: 10.52%
    • Alliant Energy: 89.48%
  • Melvin, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Ocheyedan, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Sibley, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 1.11%
    • Sibley, Iowa Electric Utility: 98.89%

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

FAQ

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

There are 5 power plants located in Osceola County, Iowa

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Osceola County, Iowa.

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

There are 7 electricity providers offering service in Osceola County, Iowa.

Which electricity companies offer service in Osceola County, Iowa?

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-27