Electric Rates & Providers in McHenry County, ND

McHenry County, North Dakota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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McHenry County, North Dakota Electricity Overview

While the national average residential electric rate is 16.12 cents per kilowatt hour, McHenry County's average price is 34.10% below that at 10.62 cents per kilowatt hour.

Wind turbines in McHenry County generate 356,682 megawatt hours of electricity.

McHenry County produces 75.22% more than the county consumes, leading to the need to export the surplus.

McHenry County ranks as the 48th worst pollution level due to electricity use out of 53 counties in the state, emitting 0 kilograms of CO2 gases.

McHenry County is the 8th largest producing county in North Dakota out of 53 counties when considering megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuel types.

When calculating by customer count, Verendrye Electric Cooperative is the largest supplier in McHenry County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    203,561 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    37.56 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    356,682 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    356,682 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    65.81 MWh

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Velva

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Velva Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

10.04¢ per kWh

  • 6.94% higher than last month
  • 9.88% higher than April last year
  • 11.44% lower than the North Dakota average
  • 40.65% lower than the US average
  • 87th in the state out of 406 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 43 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 65 since April last year
  • 765th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 395 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 206 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.02¢ per kWh

  • 0.69% higher than last month
  • 0.24% lower than April last year
  • 1.63% lower than the North Dakota average
  • 31.66% lower than the US average
  • 78th in the state out of 406 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 7 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 30 since April last year
  • 1,943rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 192 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 809 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$102.6 per month

  • 26.36% lower than last month
  • 7.07% lower than April last year
  • 0.83% lower than the North Dakota average
  • 9% lower than the US average
  • 174th in the state out of 406 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 43 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 26 since April last year
  • 12,110th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 12,328 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 7,450 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$122.72 per month

  • 0.53% lower than last month
  • 5.97% lower than April last year
  • 6.12% higher than the North Dakota average
  • 9.82% lower than the US average
  • 196th in the state out of 406 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 4 since April last year
  • 10,905th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 597 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,248 since April last year

Velva, ND Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Velva is approximately 11.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.63% below North Dakota's average rate of 11.20 cents. With an estimated 4 residential customers, Verendrye Electric Cooperative is the largest vendor in the city.

On average, Velva residents emit 23,531.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the worst polluting city out of 406 cities in North Dakota. At 23,531.59 kilograms per person and 1,120 people in the city, the city emits 26,355,381.98 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 51st worst rank in North Dakota for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Velva have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Velva

Velva residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.081/kWh$180.47/mo.$90.40/mo.
78th11.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Velva
196th$122.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Velva Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Velva, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.69111.59570,089.8960,923,001
Verendrye Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.60133.88216,47422,938,000

Towner, ND Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Towner is approximately 11.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.63% below North Dakota's average rate of 11.20 cents. Verendrye Electric Cooperative sells an estimated 103.85 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other vendors. With a population of 489 citizens, the city is the 107th largest city in the state.

On average, Towner residents emit 23,531.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 44th worst polluting city out of 406 cities in North Dakota. At 23,531.59 kilograms per person and 489 people in the city, the city emits 11,506,948.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 107th worst rank in North Dakota for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Towner have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Towner

Towner residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.081/kWh$180.47/mo.$90.40/mo.
78th11.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Towner
196th$122.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Towner Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Towner, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.69111.59570,089.8960,923,001
Verendrye Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.60133.88216,47422,938,000

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Drake, ND Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity rate for Drake is approximately 11.02 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.63% below North Dakota's average rate of 11.20 cents. Verendrye Electric Cooperative sells an estimated 251.75 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other vendors. With a population of 339 citizens, the city is the 129th largest city in the state.

On average, Drake residents emit 23,531.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 44th worst polluting city out of 406 cities in North Dakota. At 23,531.59 kilograms per person and 339 people in the city, the city emits 7,977,209.37 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. This is the 129th worst rank in North Dakota for total pollution. Electricity providers suppliers servicing Drake have to turn to electricity produced in nearby towns and other areas, since zero electricity production happens within city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Drake

Drake residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.145/kWh$0.081/kWh$180.47/mo.$90.40/mo.
78th11.02¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Drake
196th$122.72Average residential monthly electricity bill for Drake Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Drake, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.69111.59570,089.8960,923,001
Verendrye Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.60133.88216,47422,938,000

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Electricity Production in McHenry County, North Dakota

Power Plants in McHenry County, North Dakota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
New Frontier WindMeadowlark Wind I LLC (100.00%)
McHenry County ND Wind 356,682

McHenry County, North Dakota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

On average, McHenry County residents emit 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity usage, which makes it the 48th worst polluting county out of 53 counties in North Dakota and 2929th out of 3230 counties nationally. This comes to a total emissions amount from electricity use of 0 kilograms of CO2 emissions. Power producing facilities in the county primarily use Wind, which accounts for 100.00% (or 356,682 megawatt hours) of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. McHenry County is home to one electricity producing plant.

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McHenry County, North Dakota Net Metering

Out of the 3 suppliers in McHenry County, 2 of them offer net metering to their customers. Regulations put in place at the state level are restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in McHenry County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 4.04% of electricity generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. With a state average energy loss of 1.13%, McHenry County is ranked as the 21st best county in the state for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in McHenry County:

  • Anamoose, North Dakota:
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
  • Balfour, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Bantry, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • North Central Electric Bottineau, ND: 50.00%
  • Deering, North Dakota:
    • North Central Electric Bottineau, ND: 33.33%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 33.33%
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Drake, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Granville, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Karlsruhe, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Kief, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
  • Towner, North Dakota:
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
  • Upham, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • North Central Electric Bottineau, ND: 50.00%
  • Velva, North Dakota:
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
  • Voltaire, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Verendrye Electric Cooperative: 50.00%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

How many electric companies offer service in McHenry County, North Dakota?

McHenry County, North Dakota is home to 3 electricity suppliers offering service in the area.

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in McHenry County, North Dakota?

By total customer count, Verendrye Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in McHenry County, North Dakota.

How many power plants are located in McHenry County, North Dakota?

There is one power plant in McHenry County, North Dakota

What electricity companies offer service in McHenry County, North Dakota?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Verendrye Electric Cooperative5,943
2Otter Tail Power Company2,598
3North Central Electric Bottineau, ND1,433

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-05-31