Electric Rates & Providers in Richland County, MT

Richland County, Montana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Richland County, Montana Electricity Overview

Richland County has a population of 11,375 citizens.

The monthly residential electricity bill average in Richland County is $107.01, compared to the national average of $138.02. Richland County residents enjoy a 22.47% lower average expense each month compared to their fellow countrymen.

Richland County uses non-renewable fuels to generate 1.76 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 6th highest county in the state for non-renewable generation per capita.

The largest electricity supplier in Richland County by megawatt hours sold is Lower Yellowstone Electric REA.

Emitting 78,877,901.18 kilograms of CO2 gases, Richland County has the 1991st worst pollution level from electricity use of any county in the country.

The county is ranked as the 1135th highest generator of electricity of all 3230 counties in the United States for total electricity generation, producing 20,014 megawatt hours.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    157,267 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.83 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    20,014 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    20,014 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1.76 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    78,877,901 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    6,934.32 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Sidney

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Sidney Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

10.92¢ per kWh

  • 5.25% lower than last month
  • 9.01% higher than April last year
  • 12.76% lower than the Montana average
  • 35.44% lower than the US average
  • 29th in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 73 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 1,793rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,958 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 44 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.2¢ per kWh

  • 0.68% higher than last month
  • 10.7% higher than April last year
  • 11.1% lower than the Montana average
  • 30.53% lower than the US average
  • 30th in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since April last year
  • 2,412th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 24 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,597 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$90.61 per month

  • 20.05% lower than last month
  • 3.74% lower than April last year
  • 7.88% lower than the Montana average
  • 19.63% lower than the US average
  • 84th in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 98 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 71 since April last year
  • 6,498th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 7,848 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,554 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$106.08 per month

  • 0.28% lower than last month
  • 3.17% higher than April last year
  • 1.05% lower than the Montana average
  • 22.04% lower than the US average
  • 139th in the state out of 497 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 47 since April last year
  • 4,776th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 113 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,107 since April last year

Sidney, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.20 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Sidney, which ranks the city 30th out of 498 cities in Montana. With an estimated 7 residential customers, Lower Yellowstone Electric REA is the largest vendor in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Sidney average is 23.14% less at $106.08 per month.

Emitting 43,303,603.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Sidney ranks 18th highest out of 498 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 6,939.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sidney

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.080/kWh$145.67/mo.$64.43/mo.
30th11.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sidney
139th$106.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sidney Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sidney, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lower Yellowstone Electric REABUNDLED9.60114.2643,957.534,218,188.84
Montana Dakota UtilitiesBUNDLED12.8197.96180,06523,058,000

Fairview, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.20 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Fairview, which ranks the city 30th out of 498 cities in Montana. With an estimated 2 residential customers, Lower Yellowstone Electric REA is the largest vendor in the city. The US average monthly residential electricity bill is $138.02, while the Fairview average is 23.14% less at $106.08 per month.

Emitting 7,127,051.34 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Fairview ranks 93rd highest out of 498 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 6,939.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fairview

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.080/kWh$145.67/mo.$64.43/mo.
30th11.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fairview
139th$106.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fairview Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fairview, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lower Yellowstone Electric REABUNDLED9.60114.2643,957.534,218,188.84
Montana Dakota UtilitiesBUNDLED12.8197.96180,06523,058,000

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Savage CDP, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.20 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Savage CDP, which ranks the city 30th out of 498 cities in Montana. Lower Yellowstone Electric REA sells an estimated 67.47 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity providers. Consumers in the city are faced with 0.7 power outages per year, with outages lasting an average of 129.6 minutes. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.27 outages at 137.24 minutes each.

Emitting 2,262,335.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Savage CDP ranks 193rd highest out of 498 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 6,939.68 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Savage CDP

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.115/kWh$0.080/kWh$145.67/mo.$64.43/mo.
30th11.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Savage CDP
139th$106.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Savage CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Savage CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lower Yellowstone Electric REABUNDLED9.60114.2643,957.534,218,188.84
Montana Dakota UtilitiesBUNDLED12.8197.96180,06523,058,000

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Electricity Production in Richland County, Montana

Power Plants in Richland County, Montana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Richland County MT Natural Gas 20,0149,984,883.86498.89

Richland County, Montana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 20th worst ranked county out of 56 counties in Montana, Richland County emits 78,877,901.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 785th worst in pollution per citizen, averaging 6,934.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the county. There is one power plant in the county. Richland County's power plants primarily use Natural Gas, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel types used for electricity generation in the county.

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Richland County, Montana Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Richland County providing electricity. Of those 4, 75.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Citizens of Montana have pretty good net metering laws that encourage the installation of personal solar.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Richland County, Montana by total customer count is Montana Dakota Utilities.

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

There are 4 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Richland County, Montana.

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

There is one electricity plant in Richland County, Montana

Which electricity companies offer service in Richland County, Montana?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-05