Rush County, Kansas Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rush County, Kansas Electricity Overview

As the 1111th highest producer of electricity out of 3221 counties in the nation, Rush County produces 210,905 megawatt hours of electricity.

Residents of Rush County are paying, on average, 11.48% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average, at 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

In Rush County, 79 megawatt hours of electricity are produced from non-renewable fuel sources. Rush County ranks 45th in Kansas out of 105 counties for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.

On average, Rush County residents are accountable for 2.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the US average pollution per person is 4,483.41.

Rush County is ranked as the 80th highest consuming county out of 105 counties in the state with over 0 megawatt hours being used by citizens who live there.

Rush County produces 99.96% of its electricity from renewable fuel types, or 71.32 megawatt hours per citizen each year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    41,066 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.89 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    210,905 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    210,826 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    79 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    71.35 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    8,078 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2.73 kg

La Crosse, KS Electricity Overview

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La Crosse's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.22 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 6.52% lower than Kansas' average rate of 13.07 cents, ranking the city at 43rd best for average electricity rate out of 741 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electricity bill is $115.46, while the La Crosse average is 15.93% lower at $97.07 per month. This ranks the city 37th in the state for average monthly bill total. La Crosse, Kansas Electric Utility sells an estimated 6,756.43 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other vendor.

La Crosse emits 5,329.59 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 39th highest polluting city out of 741 cities in Kansas based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 6,747,262.76 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 170th highest for total pollution in Kansas. Electricity facilities in the city most often use Distillate Fuel Oil, which accounts for 100.00% (or 79 megawatt hours) of the fuel types used for electricity production in the city. La Crosse is home to one electricity plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in La Crosse

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.111/kWh$158.58/mo.$74.11/mo.
43rd12.22¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of La Crosse
37th$97.07Average residential monthly electricity bill for La Crosse Residents

Electric Companies With Service in La Crosse, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
La Crosse, Kansas Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.9983.71795,754.05690,089.49
Midwest EnergyBUNDLED12.40109.26314,42138,998,925
Western Cooperative ElectricBUNDLED12.66107.0559,6917,557,100

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Otis, KS Electricity Overview

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Otis' residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.66 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 3.11% lower than Kansas' average rate of 13.07 cents, ranking the city at 178th best for average electricity rate out of 741 cities in the state. Otis has the 358th highest population in the state, with 296 citizens residing within its borders. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $115.46, while the Otis average is 7.29% lower at $107.05 per month. This is the 141st lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Kansas.

Otis emits 5,320.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 41st highest polluting city out of 741 cities in Kansas based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 1,574,933.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 357th highest for total pollution in Kansas. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Otis

Otis residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.115/kWh$107.05/mo.$80.90/mo.
178th12.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Otis
141st$107.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Otis Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Otis, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Western Cooperative ElectricBUNDLED12.66107.0559,6917,557,100

Bison, KS Electricity Overview

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Bison's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.66 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 3.11% lower than Kansas' average rate of 13.07 cents, ranking the city at 178th best for average electricity rate out of 741 cities in the state. Bison has the 432nd highest population in the state, with 179 citizens residing within its borders. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $115.46, while the Bison average is 7.29% lower at $107.05 per month. This is the 141st lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Kansas.

Bison emits 5,320.72 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 156th highest polluting city out of 741 cities in Kansas based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 952,409.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 430th highest for total pollution in Kansas. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Bison

Bison residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.115/kWh$107.05/mo.$80.90/mo.
178th12.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Bison
141st$107.05Average residential monthly electricity bill for Bison Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Bison, Kansas

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Western Cooperative ElectricBUNDLED12.66107.0559,6917,557,100

Electricity Production in Rush County, Kansas

Power Plants in Rush County, Kansas

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Alexander Wind Farm LLCSRIV Partnership LLC (100.00%)
Rush County KS Wind 210,826
La Crosse KS Distillate Fuel Oil 7941,486.48525.15

Rush County, Kansas Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Rush County emits 2.73 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity consumption, which makes it the 90th worst polluting county out of 105 counties in the state and 2907th out of 3221 counties nationally. This adds up to total emissions of 8,078.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the county the 2931st highest for total pollution in the country. Power generating facilities in the county primarily use Wind, which makes up 210,826 megawatt hours (or 99.96%) of the fuel sources used for electricity generation in the county. Rush County has 2 electricity producing plants within its borders. This is the 979th most power plants in a county.

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99.96%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.04%

Rush County, Kansas Net Metering

Rush County has 2 out of 4 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Consumers in Kansas have bad net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

Rush County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 8.86% of their energy lost per year. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 2.99%, resulting in a rank of 2823rd best in the nation and a state rank of 91st best out of 3221 and 105 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Rush County:

  • Alexander, Kansas:
    • Lane Scott: 100.00%
  • Bison, Kansas:
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 100.00%
  • La Crosse, Kansas:
    • La Crosse, Kansas Electric Utility: 47.49%
    • Midwest Energy: 49.81%
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 2.71%
  • Liebenthal, Kansas:
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 100.00%
  • McCracken, Kansas:
    • Lane Scott: 100.00%
  • Otis, Kansas:
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 100.00%
  • Rush Center, Kansas:
    • Midwest Energy: 100.00%
  • Timken, Kansas:
    • Midwest Energy: 5.73%
    • Western Cooperative Electric: 94.27%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Rush County, Kansas?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Midwest Energy3,017
2La Crosse, Kansas Electric Utility925
3Western Cooperative Electric340
4Lane Scott100

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

There are 2 power plants located in Rush County, Kansas

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

By total megawatt hours sold, Midwest Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Rush County, Kansas.

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

There are 4 electricity providers operating in Rush County, Kansas.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-27