Morton County, North Dakota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Morton County, North Dakota Electricity Overview

Wind generates 2,942,894 megawatt hours of electricity in Morton County. This equals roughly 88.4 megawatt hours per person in Morton County being produced from wind power, giving the county a rank of 129th highest county in the United States out of 3221 counties.

Morton County consumes 31.43% of the electricity that is generated in their generation plants.

Morton County is the 41st worst polluting county in the state when considering pollution per capita. The county emits 3,457.5 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

Morton County is the 7th most populated county in the state.

7.75 megawatt hours of electricity per person are produced using coal in Morton County. This is 163rd most out of 3221 counties in the United States.

Roughly 9.60% of Morton County's electricity is produced using non-renewable fuel types, making it the 554th highest ranked county in the US out of 3221 counties for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel sources.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    1,025,309 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    30.8 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,262,220 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,949,029 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    313,191 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    97.99 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    115,103,768 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    3,457.5 kg

Mandan, ND Electricity Overview

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Mandan averages a residential electricity price of 12.34 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within their city limits, which is 13.86% more than North Dakota's average rate of 10.84 cents and 14.66% below the US average of 14.46 cents. Residents in the city have an average monthly residential power bill of $112.88. This is 4.63% below the North Dakota average bill of $118.36. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Montana Dakota Utilities.

Emitting 446,134,525.84 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Mandan ranks 8th worst out of 406 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 18,430.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 39th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no electricity production sources, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 745,505.43 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mandan

Mandan residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.086/kWh$120.47/mo.$51.55/mo.
389th12.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mandan
85th$112.88Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mandan Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mandan, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Basin Electric Power CooperativeBUNDLED
Montana Dakota UtilitiesBUNDLED10.5085.48771,83281,013,000
Mor-Gran-Sou Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.18140.2789,657.312,717,251.67

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New Salem, ND Electricity Overview

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New Salem averages a residential electricity price of 12.34 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within their city limits, which is 13.86% more than North Dakota's average rate of 10.84 cents and 14.66% below the US average of 14.46 cents. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $112.88 per month, while the state average is $118.36. Selling an estimated 74.48 megawatt hours a year, Montana Dakota Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emitting 17,933,111.36 kilograms of CO2 emissions, New Salem ranks 59th worst out of 406 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 18,430.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 390th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no electricity production sources, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 29,966.82 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in New Salem

New Salem residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.086/kWh$120.47/mo.$51.55/mo.
389th12.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of New Salem
85th$112.88Average residential monthly electricity bill for New Salem Residents

Electric Companies With Service in New Salem, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Basin Electric Power CooperativeBUNDLED
Montana Dakota UtilitiesBUNDLED10.5085.48771,83281,013,000
Mor-Gran-Sou Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.18140.2789,657.312,717,251.67

Hebron, ND Electricity Overview

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Hebron averages a residential electricity price of 12.34 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within their city limits, which is 13.86% more than North Dakota's average rate of 10.84 cents and 14.66% below the US average of 14.46 cents. The average residential power bill for a citizen in the city is $112.88 per month, while the state average is $118.36. Selling an estimated 80.25 megawatt hours a year, Montana Dakota Utilities is the largest electricity supplier in the city.

Emitting 14,634,008.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Hebron ranks 70th worst out of 406 cities in the state for total pollution from electricity use. This total equates to 18,430.74 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person, which ranks the city 39th highest in the state for emissions per capita. The city has no electricity production sources, meaning the companies that service the city must import the 24,453.91 megawatt hours the residents consume annually.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hebron

Hebron residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.086/kWh$120.47/mo.$51.55/mo.
389th12.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hebron
85th$112.88Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hebron Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hebron, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Basin Electric Power CooperativeBUNDLED
Montana Dakota UtilitiesBUNDLED10.5085.48771,83281,013,000
Mor-Gran-Sou Electric CooperativeBUNDLED14.18140.2789,657.312,717,251.67

Electricity Production in Morton County, North Dakota

Power Plants in Morton County, North Dakota

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Bison 4 Wind Energy CenterMinnesota Power (100.00%)
Morton County ND Wind 715,972
Glen Ullin Energy CenterGreat American West Wind, LLC (100.00%)
Morton County ND Wind 478,154
Oliver Wind III, LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Morton County ND Wind 472,653
Sunflower Wind ProjectNovatus Energy (100.00%)
Morton County ND Wind 459,039
Bison 3 Wind Energy CenterMinnesota Power (100.00%)
Morton County ND Wind 300,931
Bison 2 Wind Energy CenterMinnesota Power (100.00%)
Morton County ND Wind 299,770
Morton County ND Coal 270,487357,131,461.831,320.33
Bison I Wind Energy CenterMinnesota Power (100.00%)
Morton County ND Wind 216,375
Tesoro Mandan Cogeneration PlantTesoro Refining and Marketing Co LLC (100.00%)
Morton County ND Other Gas 48,8399,093,688.1186.2

Morton County, North Dakota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Morton County has the 1679th highest amount of total CO2 pollution from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the country, releasing 115,103,768.24 kilograms each year. Perhaps a better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per resident in the county, which amounts to 3,457.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. Using this calculation Morton County is the 2263rd highest polluting county in the country. Wind makes up 90.21% of the fuel sources used for electricity production in Morton County. Coal and Other Gas make up 7.91% and 1.11% of production, respectively. Morton County is home to 9 power plants, which is the highest number of power plants within a county in North Dakota.

WIND
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Wind
90.21%
COAL
Coal
7.91%
OTHER GAS
Other Gas
1.11%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.58%
TIRE-DERIVED FUELS
Tire-derived Fuels
0.19%

Morton County, North Dakota Net Metering

Morton County has 1 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. Regulations put in place at the state level are heavily restricted for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Morton County is about 5.88% of all electricity transmitted by the 2 companies that operate in the county and also report energy loss. The United States average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Morton County a rank of 45th best in North Dakota out of 53.

Providers In Each City in Morton County:

  • Almont, North Dakota:
    • Basin Electric Power Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 33.33%
    • Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Flasher, North Dakota:
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 33.33%
    • Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Basin Electric Power Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Glen Ullin, North Dakota:
    • Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 33.33%
    • Basin Electric Power Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Hebron, North Dakota:
    • Basin Electric Power Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 33.33%
    • Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Mandan, North Dakota:
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 33.33%
    • Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Basin Electric Power Cooperative: 33.33%
  • New Salem, North Dakota:
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 33.33%
    • Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Basin Electric Power Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Solen, North Dakota:
    • Basin Electric Power Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 33.33%
    • Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative: 33.33%

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

FAQ

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Montana Dakota Utilities4,678
2Mor-Gran-Sou Electric Cooperative3,555

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

The largest electricity supplier in Morton County, North Dakota by megawatt hours sold is Montana Dakota Utilities.

How many power plants are in Morton County, North Dakota?

Morton County, North Dakota has 9 electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

Morton County, North Dakota has 3 electricity providers operating in the area.

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