Nelson County, North Dakota Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Nelson County, North Dakota Electricity Overview

The largest electricity supplier in Nelson County by megawatt hours sold is Nodak Electric.

The electricity consumed by customers in Nelson County is produced outside of their borders as the county has no power generation facilities.

Nelson County comes in as the 2222nd highest pollution level from electricity consumption in the nation and 27th worst in the state, emitting 55,062,722.77 kilograms of CO2 gases.

When comparing annual CO2 emissions per capita, Nelson County saw a 1.65% increase over the last 12 months.

Residents of Nelson County use enough electricity to release 18,262.93 kilograms of CO2 gases per year per person, which is the 37th highest amount of pollution from electric use for a county in the country.

With a state average residential electric bill of $117.47, Nelson County consumers, on average, pay about 27.36% more than other residents per month for electricity.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    90,930 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    30.16 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    55,062,723 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    18,262.93 kg

Lakota, ND Electricity Overview

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Lakota averages a residential electricity price of 10.17 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within the city borders. This is 5.77% less than North Dakota's average price of 10.79 cents. Lakota has 683 residents, resulting in it being the 84th largest city in the state. Lakota, North Dakota Electric Utility sells an estimated 13,251.21 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other electricity providers.

The 20,598.64 megawatt hours consumed in Lakota must be sourced from outside of the city as there are no power plants that call the city home. The city emits 18,262.93 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 10th highest polluting city out of 406 cities in North Dakota based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 12,473,578.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 84th largest amount in North Dakota.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lakota

Lakota residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.089/kWh$202.49/mo.$112.09/mo.
67th10.17¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lakota
294th$142.65Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lakota Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lakota, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lakota, North Dakota Electric UtilityBUNDLED8.40128.687,209.64605,315.75
Nodak ElectricBUNDLED11.84184.63376,34044,557,000
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.28114.61610,10362,716,381

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McVille, ND Electricity Overview

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McVille averages a residential electricity price of 11.06 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within the city borders. This is 2.45% more than North Dakota's average price of 10.79 cents. McVille has 392 residents, resulting in it being the 116th largest city in the state. Nodak Electric sells an estimated 203.11 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other electricity providers.

The 11,822.36 megawatt hours consumed in McVille must be sourced from outside of the city as there are no power plants that call the city home. The city emits 18,262.93 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 10th highest polluting city out of 406 cities in North Dakota based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 7,159,067.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 116th largest amount in North Dakota.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in McVille

McVille residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.089/kWh$202.49/mo.$112.09/mo.
241st11.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of McVille
305th$149.62Average residential monthly electricity bill for McVille Residents

Electric Companies With Service in McVille, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Nodak ElectricBUNDLED11.84184.63376,34044,557,000
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.28114.61610,10362,716,381

Michigan City, ND Electricity Overview

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Michigan City averages a residential electricity price of 11.06 cents per kilowatt hour spent by consumers living within the city borders. This is 2.45% more than North Dakota's average price of 10.79 cents. Michigan City has 263 residents, resulting in it being the 145th largest city in the state. Nodak Electric sells an estimated 69.85 megawatt hours in the city per year, which is more than all other electricity providers.

The 7,931.84 megawatt hours consumed in Michigan City must be sourced from outside of the city as there are no power plants that call the city home. The city emits 18,262.93 kilograms of CO2 pollution per citizen in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 340th highest polluting city out of 406 cities in North Dakota based on emissions per capita. While not as telling of a statistic (more people almost always equals more pollution), the total emissions of the city from electricity use is 4,803,149.62 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks as the 145th largest amount in North Dakota.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Michigan City

Michigan City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.136/kWh$0.089/kWh$202.49/mo.$112.09/mo.
241st11.06¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Michigan City
305th$149.62Average residential monthly electricity bill for Michigan City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Michigan City, North Dakota

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Nodak ElectricBUNDLED11.84184.63376,34044,557,000
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.28114.61610,10362,716,381

Nelson County, North Dakota Details

Nelson County, North Dakota Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity companies in Nelson County, 66.67% of them report that they offer net metering. Many net metering regulations are enforced at the state level, and North Dakota has restricted regulations for consumers interested in installing solar panels.

Energy Loss

Nelson County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 3.02% of their energy lost per year. The United States average is 2.76%, resulting in Nelson County receiving a rank of 416th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Nelson County:

  • Aneta, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 50.00%
  • Lakota, North Dakota:
    • Nodak Electric: 33.34%
    • Lakota, North Dakota Electric Utility: 33.31%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 33.34%
  • McVille, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 50.00%
  • Michigan City, North Dakota:
    • Nodak Electric: 50.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
  • Pekin, North Dakota:
    • Nodak Electric: 50.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
  • Petersburg, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 50.00%
  • Tolna, North Dakota:
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 50.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 50.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Nelson County, North Dakota?

By total revenue, Nodak Electric is the largest electricity supplier in Nelson County, North Dakota.

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

There are 3 electricity providers offering service in Nelson County, North Dakota.

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

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Nodak Electric2,411
2Otter Tail Power Company1,365
3Lakota, North Dakota Electric Utility544

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-24