Beaverhead County, MT: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Beaverhead County, Montana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Beaverhead County, Montana Electricity Overview

Beaverhead County's average residential electricity rate is 11.64 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 27.56% lower than the nationwide average price of 16.07 cents per kilowatt hour.

During the preceding 12 months, Beaverhead County had a 0.92% rise in CO2 emissions per capita.

Beaverhead County has emissions of 7,082.02 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the nationwide average of 4,123.17.

By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity provider in Beaverhead County is NorthWestern Energy.

Beaverhead County has a population of 9,391 residents.

Beaverhead County has the 2069th highest pollution level from electricity use in the United States, emitting 66,507,286.98 kilograms of CO2 gases.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    129,918 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.83 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    66,507,287 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    7,082.02 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Dillon

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Dillon Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

11.26¢ per kWh

  • 1.61% higher than last month
  • 1.57% lower than March last year
  • 14.23% lower than the Montana average
  • 33.87% lower than the US average
  • 87th in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 36 since March last year
  • 3,262nd in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 415 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,375 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.69¢ per kWh

  • 0.13% lower than last month
  • 10.7% higher than March last year
  • 13.59% lower than the Montana average
  • 29.56% lower than the US average
  • 117th in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since March last year
  • 3,612th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 391 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,897 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$116.21 per month

  • 13.91% lower than last month
  • 16.93% lower than March last year
  • 1.56% lower than the Montana average
  • 3.41% lower than the US average
  • 255th in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 24 since March last year
  • 15,536th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3,362 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,647 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$113.01 per month

  • 1.72% lower than last month
  • 3.38% higher than March last year
  • 0.05% higher than the Montana average
  • 16.33% lower than the US average
  • 302nd in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 18 since March last year
  • 7,147th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 337 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,269 since March last year

Dillon, MT Electricity Overview

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Dillon's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.69 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 7.07% lower than Montana's average rate of 12.58 cents, ranking the city at 117th best for average electricity rate out of 498 cities in the state. With an estimated 6 residential customers, NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Dillon emits 7,082.02 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 16th highest polluting city out of 498 cities in Montana based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 27,832,354.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 31st highest for total pollution in Montana. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dillon

Dillon residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.093/kWh$158.08/mo.$65.45/mo.
117th11.69¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dillon
302nd$113.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dillon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dillon, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED14.45102.992,767,550.14399,946,739
Vigilante Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.83123.17163,412.0914,432,017.08

Lima, MT Electricity Overview

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Lima's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.69 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 7.07% lower than Montana's average rate of 12.58 cents, ranking the city at 117th best for average electricity rate out of 498 cities in the state. NorthWestern Energy sells an estimated 28.56 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other provider. Lima has 224 citizens, which is the 235th most populated city in Montana.

Lima emits 7,082.02 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 374th highest polluting city out of 498 cities in Montana based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 1,586,373.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 232nd highest for total pollution in Montana. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lima

Lima residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.093/kWh$158.08/mo.$65.45/mo.
117th11.69¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lima
302nd$113.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lima Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lima, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED14.45102.992,767,550.14399,946,739
Vigilante Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.83123.17163,412.0914,432,017.08

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Wisdom CDP, MT Electricity Overview

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Wisdom CDP's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 11.69 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 7.07% lower than Montana's average rate of 12.58 cents, ranking the city at 117th best for average electricity rate out of 498 cities in the state. NorthWestern Energy sells an estimated 53.81 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than any other provider. Wisdom CDP has 132 citizens, which is the 294th most populated city in Montana.

Wisdom CDP emits 7,082.02 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity use, which makes it the 165th highest polluting city out of 498 cities in Montana based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 934,827.16 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, ranking the city 290th highest for total pollution in Montana. The city is home to zero power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wisdom CDP

Wisdom CDP residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.093/kWh$158.08/mo.$65.45/mo.
117th11.69¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wisdom CDP
302nd$113.01Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wisdom CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wisdom CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED14.45102.992,767,550.14399,946,739
Vigilante Electric CooperativeBUNDLED8.83123.17163,412.0914,432,017.08

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Electricity Production in Beaverhead County, Montana

Power Plants in Beaverhead County, Montana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Apex Solar
Beaverhead County MT Solar 79,546

Beaverhead County, Montana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Beaverhead County emits 7,082.02 kilograms of CO2 pollution per capita from electricity consumption, which makes it the 16th worst polluting county out of 56 counties in the state and 740th out of 3230 counties nationally. At 7,082.02 kilograms per person and 9,391 residents in the county, the county emits 66,507,286.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions. There is one electricity generation plant in the county.

Beaverhead County, Montana Net Metering

Beaverhead County has 2 out of 2 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Consumers in Montana have above average net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Beaverhead County is about 7.28% of the total energy transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.87% while the state average is 3.19%, resulting in a rank of 2715th best in the country and a state rank of 20th best out of 3230 and 56 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Beaverhead County, Montana

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Beaverhead County, Montana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NorthWestern Energy18,953
2Vigilante Electric Cooperative3,216

How many power plants are located within Beaverhead County, Montana?

There is one power plant located in Beaverhead County, Montana

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Beaverhead County, Montana?

By total megawatt hours sold, NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Beaverhead County, Montana.

How many electric companies offer service in Beaverhead County, Montana?

There are 2 electricity providers operating in Beaverhead County, Montana.

Nick Reese
Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2024-04-26