Liberty County, Montana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Liberty County, Montana Electricity Overview

Emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 gases, Liberty County has the 2950th highest pollution level due to electricity consumption of any county in the country.

Liberty County customers pay an average monthly residential electric bill of $98.28, which is 0.29% lower than the Montana average bill of $98.57.

Liberty County has had a 7.73% decline over the previous 12 months in the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production.

Liberty County is the 629th highest producer of megawatt hours per capita out of 3221 counties in the US, with a population of 1,959 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 50,327.

Liberty County's average residential electricity rate is 12.20 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.84% less than the nationwide average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

Liberty County is ranked as the 45th largest consuming county out of 56 counties in Montana with 27,295.83 megawatt hours being used by citizens for their electricity needs.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    27,296 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.93 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    50,327 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    50,327 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    25.69 MWh

Chester, MT Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Chester are billed a residential electricity price of 13.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.35% more than the average state price of 11.19 cents and 6.95% below the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Chester has the 104th highest population in the state, with 847 residents . The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is NorthWestern Energy.

Electricity use in Chester results in the release of 5,597,732.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 103rd highest amount in Montana out of 498 cities. Averaging 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 54th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Chester

Chester residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.113/kWh$130.86/mo.$60.23/mo.
394th13.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Chester
229th$102.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Chester Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Chester, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Hill County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.99117.6436,259.795,073,388.82
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

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Eagle Creek Colony CDP, MT Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Eagle Creek Colony CDP are billed a residential electricity price of 10.57 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.58% less than the average state price of 11.19 cents and 24.48% below the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Customers in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $89.1. This is 9.61% below the Montana average bill of $98.57. Selling an estimated 22.36 megawatt hours, NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Electricity use in Eagle Creek Colony CDP results in the release of 1,083,858.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 269th highest amount in Montana out of 498 cities. Averaging 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 329th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Eagle Creek Colony CDP

Eagle Creek Colony CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.113/kWh$130.86/mo.$60.23/mo.
115th10.57¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Eagle Creek Colony CDP
60th$89.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Eagle Creek Colony CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Eagle Creek Colony CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Marias River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.0989.9529,772.722,705,042.14
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

Joplin CDP, MT Electricity Overview

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On average, citizens living in Joplin CDP are billed a residential electricity price of 13.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 16.35% more than the average state price of 11.19 cents and 6.95% below the nationwide average of 13.99 cents. Joplin CDP has the 276th highest population in the state, with 159 residents . The largest provider in the city based on megawatt hours sold is NorthWestern Energy.

Electricity use in Joplin CDP results in the release of 1,050,814.04 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is the 274th highest amount in Montana out of 498 cities. Averaging 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 54th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Joplin CDP

Joplin CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.113/kWh$130.86/mo.$60.23/mo.
394th13.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Joplin CDP
229th$102.94Average residential monthly electricity bill for Joplin CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Joplin CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Hill County Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.99117.6436,259.795,073,388.82
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

Electricity Production in Liberty County, Montana

Power Plants in Liberty County, Montana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Tiber Dam Hydroelectric PlantTiber Montana LLC (100.00%)
Liberty County MT Conventional Hydroelectric 50,327

Liberty County, Montana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Liberty County results in the release of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year, which is 42nd highest in Montana out of 56 counties. Additionally, the county ranks 2950th worst in the US for pollution per capita, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 0 kilograms of emissions per capita. The county has one electricity generation plant within its borders. Liberty County's power plants most often use Conventional Hydroelectric, which makes up 100.00% (or 50,327 megawatt hours) of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the county.

CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
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100.00%

Liberty County, Montana Net Metering

Of the 3 electric companies in Liberty County, only one of them report that they offer net metering crediting. Consumers in Montana have commendable net metering regulations that allow them to take advantage of some additional benefits of personal solar.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Liberty County is about 7.57% of all electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Liberty County having a rank of 2715th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Liberty County, Montana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NorthWestern Energy5,067
2Marias River Electric Cooperative763
3Hill County Electric Cooperative411

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

The largest electricity provider in Liberty County, Montana by total customer count is NorthWestern Energy.

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

There are 3 electricity companies offering service in Liberty County, Montana.

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

There is one electricity plant in Liberty County, Montana

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-24