Wheatland County, Montana Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Wheatland County, Montana Electricity Overview

Of all of the US counties, Wheatland County is 218th in megawatt hours generated from wind energy.

Wheatland County is the 42nd highest polluting county in the state based on emissions per person. The county emits 0 kilograms per person per year of CO2 gases.

The largest provider in Wheatland County by megawatt hours sold is NorthWestern Energy.

Wheatland County averages 290.29 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 51st highest in the United States out of 3221.

Wheatland County consumes only 4.80% of the electricity generated in the county, meaning they can store or export the excess 95.20%.

Wheatland County has a population of 2,069 residents.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    28,829 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    13.93 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    600,619 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    600,619 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    290.29 MWh

Harlowton, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Harlowton, which is 23.26% higher than the average state price of 11.19 cents and 1.42% below the national average of 13.99 cents. With a population of 955 citizens, the city is the 98th most populated city in Montana. NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

The inhabitants of Harlowton have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 6,311,493.15 kilograms, which is 98th highest amount in the state out of 498 cities. Averaging 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 54th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Harlowton

Harlowton 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.
445th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Harlowton
399th$109.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Harlowton Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Harlowton, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fergus Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.54130.9462,1779,661,800
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

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Springwater Colony CDP, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Springwater Colony CDP, which is 23.26% higher than the average state price of 11.19 cents and 1.42% below the national average of 13.99 cents. With a population of 119 citizens, the city is the 303rd most populated city in Montana. NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

The inhabitants of Springwater Colony CDP have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 786,458.31 kilograms, which is 300th highest amount in the state out of 498 cities. Averaging 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 54th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Springwater Colony CDP

Springwater 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.
445th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Springwater Colony CDP
399th$109.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Springwater Colony CDP Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Springwater Colony CDP, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fergus Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.54130.9462,1779,661,800
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

Judith Gap, MT Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity rate is 13.79 cents per kilowatt hour for residents of Judith Gap, which is 23.26% higher than the average state price of 11.19 cents and 1.42% below the national average of 13.99 cents. With a population of 110 citizens, the city is the 312th most populated city in Montana. NorthWestern Energy is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on residential customer count.

The inhabitants of Judith Gap have to get their power from outside city limits because there are not any electricity generating facilities within the city. The city's electricity consumption results in CO2 emissions totaling 726,978.27 kilograms, which is 309th highest amount in the state out of 498 cities. Averaging 6,608.89 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, the city ranks 54th highest in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Judith Gap

Judith Gap 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.
445th13.79¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Judith Gap
399th$109.59Average residential monthly electricity bill for Judith Gap Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Judith Gap, Montana

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fergus Electric CooperativeBUNDLED15.54130.9462,1779,661,800
NorthWestern EnergyBUNDLED12.0588.242,751,629331,489,030

Electricity Production in Wheatland County, Montana

Power Plants in Wheatland County, Montana

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Judith Gap Wind Energy CenterInvenergy (100.00%)
Wheatland County MT Wind 514,287
Two Dot Wind FarmNorthWestern Energy DGGS (100.00%)
Wheatland County MT Wind 33,607
Musselshell Wind Project Two LLCMusselshell Wind Project Two LLC (100.00%)
Wheatland County MT Wind 28,769
Musselshell Wind ProjectMusselshell Wind Project LLC (100.00%)
Wheatland County MT Wind 23,956

Wheatland County, Montana Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Wheatland County has 4 electricity generation plants, which is 566th most in the United States. For every resident in the county there are 0 kilograms of CO2 pollution from electricity use. This equals a total emissions amount from electricity use of 0 kilograms. Wheatland County's fuel of choice is Wind, with 100.00% of electricity production using this fuel type.

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Wheatland County, Montana Net Metering

Out of the 3 providers in Wheatland County, 3 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Montana has commendable net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Wheatland County averages out to about 5.47% of the total electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. With a nationwide average energy loss of 2.76%, Wheatland County is ranked as the 2260th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Power Companies in Wheatland County, Montana

FAQ

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

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

Which electricity companies offer service in Wheatland County, Montana?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1NorthWestern Energy4,805
2Fergus Electric Cooperative579
3Park Electric Coop89

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

Wheatland County, Montana is home to 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Wheatland County, Montana?

Wheatland County, Montana has 4 power plants generating electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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