Toole County, Montana Electric Profile

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Toole County generates 1740.25% more than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the leftover amount.

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With total production of 1,201,213 megawatt hours, Toole County is ranked 605th highest producer of electricity in the US out of 3220 counties for total production.

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Residents of Toole County are paying, on average, 32.05% less per kilowatt hour at home than the nationwide average rate, at 9.14 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Wind turbines produce 253.63 megawatt hours per year per citizen for Toole County citizens, which is 57th highest county in the United States out of 3220 counties.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Toole County is Marias River Electric Cooperative.

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The average monthly residential electric expense in Toole County is 8.72% lower than the state average and 24.90% lower than the US average.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    65,275 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.78 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,201,213 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    1,201,213 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    253.63 MWh

Shelby, MT Electric Overview

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Shelby's citizens are charged an average residential electricity rate of 9.09 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 $89.95. This is 9.08% less than the state average of $98.93. Marias River Electric Cooperative sells 184.53 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other suppliers.

On average, Shelby 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 18,824,530.74 kilograms, the city ranks 35th worst in Montana for total pollution from electricity consumption. There are no electricity generation plants in The city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Shelby

Shelby residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.091/kWh$0.083/kWh$92.67/mo.$81.47/mo.
47th9.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Shelby
47th$89.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Shelby Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Shelby, Montana

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Marias River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.0989.95No DataIcon representing missing value.29,772.722,705,042.14
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Sunburst, MT Electric Overview

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Sunburst's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 9.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 19.35% less than the average state rate of 11.27 cents and 32.45% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. With a population of 360 citizens, the city is the 176th most populated city in the state. Marias River Electric Cooperative sells 63.6 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other vendors.

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 2,201,699.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. This is enough to rank 171st worst in Montana for total pollution from electricity use. Since there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, Sunburst must turn to neighboring cities or rural areas to source all of the megawatt hours they consume every year.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sunburst

Sunburst residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.091/kWh$0.083/kWh$92.67/mo.$81.47/mo.
47th9.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sunburst
47th$89.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sunburst Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sunburst, Montana

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Marias River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.0989.95No DataIcon representing missing value.29,772.722,705,042.14
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Kevin, MT Electric Overview

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On average, Kevin's residential electricity price is 9.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 19.35% below Montana's average rate of 11.27 cents and 32.45% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Marias River Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in the city based on residential customer count. With a population of 139 citizens, the city is the 270th most populous city in the state.

Electricity use in Kevin results in the release of 850,100.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is the 263rd 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 Kevin

Kevin residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.091/kWh$0.083/kWh$92.67/mo.$81.47/mo.
47th9.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kevin
47th$89.95Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kevin Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kevin, Montana

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Marias River Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.0989.95No DataIcon representing missing value.29,772.722,705,042.14
Western Area Power AdministrationBUNDLEDNo DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Energy Production in Toole County, Montana

Power Plants in Toole County, Montana

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NaturEner Rim Rock EnergyNaturEner Rim Rock Energy LLC (100.00%)
Toole County MT Wind 643,171No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
NaturEner Glacier Wind Energy 2NaturEner Glacier Wind Energy 2 LLC (100.00%)
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NaturEner Glacier Wind Energy 1NaturEner Glacier Wind Energy 1 LLC (100.00%)
Toole County MT Wind 269,071No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Toole County, Montana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity consumption in Toole County results in 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 43rd most of any county in Montana. Additionally, the county ranks 2960th worst in the nation in pollution per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important metric. The county has 3 electricity producing plants, which is 785th most in the United States and 106th most when considering plants per citizen in the county. In Toole County, Wind is 100.00% of the fuel utilized for electricity production.

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Toole County, Montana Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Toole County include Marias River Electric Cooperative and Sun River Electric Cooperative The state of Montana has pretty good state level net metering legislation.

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Toole County, Montana by megawatt hours sold is Marias River Electric Cooperative.

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

Toole County, Montana is home to 3 electricity companies offering service in the area.

How many power plants are located within Toole County, Montana?

There are 3 active power plants located in Toole County, Montana

What electricity companies offer service in Toole County, Montana?

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1Marias River Electric Cooperative2,994
2Sun River Electric Cooperative21

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16