Pottawatomie County, Kansas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Pottawatomie County, Kansas Electricity Overview

Releasing 396,795,000.43 kilograms of CO2 gases, Pottawatomie County has the 742nd highest pollution level from electricity use of any county in the country.

With 8,334,061.83 megawatt hours of electricity generated from coal, Pottawatomie County is 33rd in the United States out of 3221 for total megawatt hours produced from coal.

With 25,348 residents living within the county and 8,351,121.03 megawatt hours produced per year, Pottawatomie County has a megawatt hour per capita production rate of 329.46 megawatt hours. The city ranks 99th highest megawatt hour per capita amount in the US.

With a national average residential electric bill of $123.86, Pottawatomie County citizens, on average, pay about 8.58% more than the rest of the country per month for electricity.

Pottawatomie County consumes 4.22% of the electricity that their power plants produce and they will export or store the remaining amount.

The largest electricity supplier in Pottawatomie County by megawatt hours sold is Evergy.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    352,149 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.89 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    8,351,121 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    8,351,121 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    329.46 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    396,795,000 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    15,653.9 kg

Wamego, KS Electricity Overview

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Wamego's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.81 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.00% less than Kansas' average price of 13.07 cents. The city has encouraged a 51.64% drop in fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel usage in their power plants. Production from non-renewable fuel sources makes up -0.05 megawatt hours per resident in the city.

Wamego emits 5,320.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 156th highest polluting city out of 741 cities in Kansas based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 25,757,609.38 kilograms, the city ranks 68th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city's pollution levels. The city has one electricity producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wamego

Wamego residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.093/kWh$194.67/mo.$78.33/mo.
426th12.81¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wamego
252nd$110.24Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wamego Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wamego, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Bluestem Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.77172.5369,758.1311,699,587.32
EvergyBUNDLED12.71114.829,422,1131,197,878,526
Wamego, Kansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.9789.7518,746.872,244,357.45

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St. Marys, KS Electricity Overview

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St. Marys' inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.83% less than Kansas' average price of 13.07 cents. St Marys, Kansas Electric Utility sells an estimated 10,542.63 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than any other supplier. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the St. Marys average is 14.60% below at $105.78 per month.

St. Marys emits 5,320.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 156th highest polluting city out of 741 cities in Kansas based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 14,679,868.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 96th largest emissions amount in the state. All of the electricity consumed in St. Marys has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in St. Marys

St. Marys residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.093/kWh$194.67/mo.$78.33/mo.
39th12.04¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of St. Marys
117th$105.78Average residential monthly electricity bill for St. Marys Residents

Electric Companies With Service in St. Marys, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EvergyBUNDLED12.71114.829,422,1131,197,878,526
FreeState ElectricBUNDLED14.45153.53216,69531,307,000
St Marys, Kansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.8185.628,594.45928,816.25

St. George, KS Electricity Overview

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St. George's inhabitants are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 2.71% less than Kansas' average price of 13.07 cents. Evergy sells an estimated 529.27 megawatt hours in the city each year, more than any other supplier. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $123.86, while the St. George average is 7.30% below at $114.82 per month.

St. George emits 5,320.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city from electricity consumption, which makes it the 156th highest polluting city out of 741 cities in Kansas based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic, the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 5,608,039.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 188th largest emissions amount in the state. All of the electricity consumed in St. George has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in St. George

St. George residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.093/kWh$194.67/mo.$78.33/mo.
196th12.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of St. George
289th$114.82Average residential monthly electricity bill for St. George Residents

Electric Companies With Service in St. George, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
EvergyBUNDLED12.71114.829,422,1131,197,878,526

Electricity Production in Pottawatomie County, Kansas

Power Plants in Pottawatomie County, Kansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Jeffrey Energy CenterEvergy (100.00%)
Pottawatomie County KS Coal 8,351,357.039,409,508,180.421,126.7
Wamego KS Distillate Fuel Oil -236386,842.74-1,639.16

Pottawatomie County, Kansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Pottawatomie County emits 15,653.9 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the county from electricity consumption, which makes it the highest polluting county out of 105 counties in the state and 128th out of 3221 counties nationally. With total emissions of 396,795,000.43 kilograms, the county ranks 8th highest in the state for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a county's pollution levels. The county has 2 electricity plants, which is 20th most in Kansas.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.80%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.21%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
-0.00%

Pottawatomie County, Kansas Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Pottawatomie County providing electricity. Of those 5, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their consumers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has bad net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other alternative types of electricity generation more attractive.

Energy Loss

Pottawatomie County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 2.16% of their energy lost per year. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 2.99%, resulting in a rank of 157th best in the country and a state rank of 2nd best out of 3221 and 105 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Pottawatomie County:

  • Belvue, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 100.00%
  • Emmett, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 100.00%
  • Havensville, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 100.00%
  • Louisville, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 65.19%
    • Bluestem Electric Cooperative: 34.81%
  • Olsburg, Kansas:
    • Bluestem Electric Cooperative: 27.70%
    • Evergy: 72.30%
  • Onaga, Kansas:
    • Bluestem Electric Cooperative: 28.79%
    • Evergy: 71.21%
  • St. George, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 100.00%
  • St. Marys, Kansas:
    • FreeState Electric: 9.93%
    • Evergy: 45.94%
    • St Marys, Kansas Electric Utility: 44.13%
  • Wamego, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 49.70%
    • Wamego, Kansas Electric Utility: 40.60%
    • Bluestem Electric Cooperative: 9.70%
  • Westmoreland, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 100.00%
  • Wheaton, Kansas:
    • Evergy: 100.00%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Pottawatomie County, Kansas?

The largest electricity supplier in Pottawatomie County, Kansas by total revenue is Evergy.

How many electric companies offer service in Pottawatomie County, Kansas?

Pottawatomie County, Kansas has 5 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are located within Pottawatomie County, Kansas?

There are 2 power plants in Pottawatomie County, Kansas

What electricity companies offer service in Pottawatomie County, Kansas?

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-24