Rosebud County, Montana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Rosebud County, Montana Electricity Overview

Rosebud County uses only 1.14% of the electricity produced in the county, meaning they can store or export the excess 98.86%.

Regrettably, during the course of the past year, there was a 25.11% increase in the use of non-renewable fuel sources in Rosebud County.

The county is ranked as the largest producer of electricity of all 56 counties in the state for total electricity production, producing 10,200,045.01 megawatt hours.

Rosebud County had a 0.65% increase in CO2 emissions per capita throughout the previous 12 months.

The largest electricity company in Rosebud County by megawatt hours sold is NorthWestern Energy.

With 8,329 citizens living within the county and 10,200,045.01 megawatt hours produced each year, Rosebud County has a per capita production of 1,224.64 megawatt hours. This is the 1 highest megawatt hour per capita amount in Montana.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    116,053 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.93 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    10,200,045 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    10,200,045 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    1,224.64 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    120,660,139 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    14,486.75 kg

Colstrip, MT Electricity Overview

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Colstrip's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 6.55% below the average US rate of 13.99 cents. The city generates around 4,866.43 megawatt hours per citizen per year from electrical generating plants in its borders, which makes them the highest generator in the state out of 498 cities. There is 34826.01% more electricity generated than consumed in Colstrip, leading to potential exportation of the surplus.

Colstrip's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 30,364,227.63 kilograms, which is 29th largest amount in the state out of 498 cities. The city also ranks 3rd highest in Montana in emissions per capita, averaging 14,486.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per capita. The city is home to one power producing plant. In Colstrip, Coal makes up 99.93% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Colstrip

Colstrip 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.
430th13.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Colstrip
475th$124Average residential monthly electricity bill for Colstrip Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Colstrip, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.241,661,206.362,751,629331,489,030
Tongue River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.10159.7557,036.448,043,931.84

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Lame Deer CDP, MT Electricity Overview

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Lame Deer CDP's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 13.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 6.55% below the average US rate of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $124 per month. NorthWestern Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Lame Deer CDP's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 12,537,070.68 kilograms, which is 57th largest amount in the state out of 498 cities. More importantly, the city averages 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. They rank as the 329th highest in Montana in this category. The city has zero electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lame Deer CDP

Lame Deer 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.
430th13.08¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lame Deer CDP
475th$124Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lame Deer CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lame Deer CDP, Montana

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

Forsyth, MT Electricity Overview

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Forsyth's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 12.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily, 9.50% below the average US rate of 13.99 cents. The average monthly residential electric bill for a customer in the city is $127.31 per month. NorthWestern Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Forsyth's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 10,884,847.34 kilograms, which is 70th largest amount in the state out of 498 cities. More importantly, the city averages 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. They rank as the 54th highest in Montana in this category. The city has zero electricity producing plants within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Forsyth

Forsyth 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.
359th12.66¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Forsyth
480th$127.31Average residential monthly electricity bill for Forsyth Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Forsyth, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Mid-Yellowstone ElectricBUNDLED13.28166.3815,894.192,110,372.3
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

Electricity Production in Rosebud County, Montana

Power Plants in Rosebud County, Montana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Colstrip MT Coal 10,200,045.0110,605,011,899.291,039.7

Rosebud County, Montana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Rosebud County has the 1644th highest amount of total CO2 emissions from electricity use of all counties in the US, emitting 120,660,139.27 kilograms per year. The county also ranks 154th highest in pollution per resident, averaging 14,486.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. Coal is the primary fuel source in Rosebud County, with 99.93% of electricity production coming from the fuel. Rosebud County has one electricity producing plant.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.93%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.07%

Rosebud County, Montana Net Metering

Of the 5 electric providers in Rosebud County, 100.00% of them report that they offer net metering. The state of Montana has pretty good state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Rosebud County has an average of 7.57% of the electricity that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. The US average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Rosebud County a rank of 2715th best in the country out of 3221.

FAQ

Which electricity companies offer service in Rosebud County, Montana?

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

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

How many power plants are within Rosebud County, Montana?

Rosebud County, Montana has one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

Rosebud County, Montana has 5 electricity companies offering service in the area.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-24