Custer County, Montana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Custer County, Montana Electricity Overview

Montana Dakota Utilities is the largest electricity company in Custer County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Consumers in Custer County pay $124.75 per month for residential electricity, compared to the Montana average of $98.57.

Custer County released 79,470,952.52 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks them as the 15th highest polluting county out of 56 counties in the state.

Custer County's average residential electricity rate is 13.00 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 7.10% less than the nationwide average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

Custer County is the 820th highest county in the country for non-renewable generation per capita, with an average of 0.24 megawatt hours per resident produced from non-renewable fuel sources.

Custer County ranks 736th in the US out of 3221 counties for natural gas generation, with 2,880 megawatt hours produced using the fuel.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    165,349 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.93 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,880 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    2,880 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    79,470,953 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,696.8 kg

Miles City, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 12.42 cents per kilowatt hour for Miles City. This is 10.96% higher than Montana's average price of 11.19 cents. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Montana Dakota Utilities.

Miles City is the 14th highest ranked city in the state out of 498 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 55,210,695.02 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total equates to 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the city ranks 329th worst in Montana for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. Within Miles City, there are no power plants. The city must rely on power generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Miles City

Miles City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in May.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.097/kWh$125.67/mo.$54.63/mo.
334th12.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Miles City
453rd$113.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Miles City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Miles City, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Montana Dakota UtilitiesBUNDLED11.0588.14188,98720,880,000
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030
Tongue River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.10159.7557,036.448,043,931.84

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Ismay, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 14.10 cents per kilowatt hour for Ismay. This is 26.03% higher than Montana's average price of 11.19 cents. Ismay ranks as the 459th largest electricity consuming city of the 498 cities in the state, with total consumption of 236.87 megawatt hours. Ismay has 17 citizens, making it the 460th largest city in Montana.

Ismay is the 457th highest ranked city in the state out of 498 when it comes to total pollution due to electricity consumption, with the city emitting 112,351.19 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This total equates to 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, so the city ranks 54th worst in Montana for pollution per capita from electricity consumption. Within Ismay, there are no power plants. The city must rely on power generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ismay

Ismay residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.142/kWh$0.141/kWh$159.75/mo.$151.24/mo.
493rd14.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ismay
495th$159.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ismay Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ismay, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Tongue River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.10159.7557,036.448,043,931.84

Electricity Production in Custer County, Montana

Power Plants in Custer County, Montana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Custer County MT Natural Gas 2,8802,409,242.36836.54

Custer County, Montana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Custer County's electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 79,470,952.52 kilograms, which is 15th highest amount in Montana out of 56 counties. Averaging 6,696.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the county ranks 839th highest for emissions per capita. The county is home to one electricity plant. Custer County's primary fuel source used for electricity generation is Natural Gas. The county generates 2,880 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total production in the county, from this fuel.

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Custer County, Montana Net Metering

Custer County has 5 out of 6 electricity providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. At the state level, Montana has decent net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Custer County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 7.57% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average is 2.76%, meaning Custer County ranks 2715th best in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Custer County, Montana?

The largest electricity supplier in Custer County, Montana by total customer count is NorthWestern Energy.

How many power plants are located in Custer County, Montana?

There is one electricity plant in Custer County, Montana

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

Custer County, Montana has 6 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Custer County, Montana?

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-24