Glacier County, Montana Electric Profile

The largest electricity company in Glacier County by customer count is Glacier Electric Coop.

The electricity consumed by residents of Glacier County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power production plants.

Glacier County ranks 13th out of 56 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents using over 100,000 megawatt hours.

Residents of Glacier County are paying, on average, 24.72% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average, at 10.13 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

Glacier County is the 7th worst polluting county in Montana when considering pollution per capita. The county emits 6,115.83 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

The monthly residential electricity bill average in Glacier County is $97.13, compared to the Montana average of $98.93. Glacier County customers enjoy a 1.82% lower average bill each month compared to other citizens in Montana.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    189,553 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.78 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    84,111,037 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,115.83 kg

Cut Bank, MT Electric Overview

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Cut Bank's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 10.16 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.82% less than the average state rate of 11.27 cents and 24.47% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Glacier Electric Coop sells 58.02 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The Montana average monthly residential power bill is $98.93, while the Cut Bank average is 3.42% lower at $95.54 per month. This ranks the city 84th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Around 6,115.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 85th highest polluter in Montana out of 364 cities. A total of 18,702,214.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 36th worst in Montana for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Cut Bank must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Cut Bank

Cut Bank residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.104/kWh$0.100/kWh$103.23/mo.$95.54/mo.
113th10.16¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Cut Bank
84th$95.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for Cut Bank Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Cut Bank, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Glacier Electric CoopBUNDLED10.1695.5467,712.376,879,192.6

North Browning CDP, MT Electric Overview

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On average, North Browning CDP's residential electricity price is 10.16 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 9.82% below Montana's average rate of 11.27 cents and 24.47% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Glacier Electric Coop is the largest electricity provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a citizen in the city is $95.54 per month, while the state average is $98.93.

Electricity use in North Browning CDP results in the release of 17,497,395.21 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 40th highest in the state out of 364 cities. This total also results in a ranking of 85th worst in the state for emissions per person. The city is home to no power generation plants, which is, quite clearly, the least in the country for total power plants in a city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in North Browning CDP

North Browning CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.104/kWh$0.100/kWh$103.23/mo.$95.54/mo.
113th10.16¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of North Browning CDP
84th$95.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for North Browning CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in North Browning CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Glacier Electric CoopBUNDLED10.1695.5467,712.376,879,192.6

South Browning CDP, MT Electric Overview

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South Browning CDP's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.16 cents per kilowatt hour. Fortunately for the citizens, this price is below both the state and nationwide average rates of 11.27 and 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour, respectively. Consumers in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $95.54. This is 3.42% less than the state average of $98.93. Glacier Electric Coop sells 118.02 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, South Browning CDP residents emit 6,115.83 kilograms of CO2 emissions from the consumption of electricity, which makes it the 85th highest polluting city out of 364 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. With total emissions of 9,785,331.12 kilograms, the city ranks 68th worst in Montana for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in South Browning CDP

South Browning CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.104/kWh$0.100/kWh$103.23/mo.$95.54/mo.
113th10.16¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Browning CDP
84th$95.54Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Browning CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Browning CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Glacier Electric CoopBUNDLED10.1695.5467,712.376,879,192.6

Glacier County, Montana Details

Glacier County, Montana Net Metering

Approximately 100.00% of the electric providers in Glacier County offer net metering to their consumers. Residents of Montana have pretty good net metering laws and regulations that allow them to take advantage of additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Glacier County is about 6.42% of all energy transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The national average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Glacier County a rank of 16th best in Montana out of 56.

Providers In Each City in Glacier County:

  • Browning, Montana:
    • Glacier Electric Coop: 100.00%
  • Cut Bank, Montana:
    • Glacier Electric Coop: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Glacier County, Montana?

By total customer count, Glacier Electric Coop is the largest electricity provider in Glacier County, Montana.

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

There are 3 electricity companies operating in Glacier County, Montana.

What electricity companies offer service in Glacier County, Montana?

County Customers RankProviderCounty Customers
1Glacier Electric Coop6,633
2Flathead Electric Cooperative3,691
3NorthWestern Energy622

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-29