Traill County, North Dakota Electric Profile

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Traill County is 169th out of 3220 counties in the United States for megawatt hours per capita produced from coal, averaging 7.58 megawatt hours per person.

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As the 24th highest generator of electricity of all 53 counties in the state, Traill County generates 60,954 megawatt hours of electricity.

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With a population of 8,036 citizens, Traill County is the 18th largest county by population in the state.

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Traill County is home to 8,036 residents and its power plants produce 60,954 megawatt hours of electricity a year, for a production per capita average of 7.59 megawatt hours per capita.

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As the 481st highest county in the United States for non-renewable production per capita, Traill County produces 7.59 megawatt hours per person a year.

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Non-renewable fuel types are used in the generation of 100.00% of the megawatt hours produced in Traill County, ranking it 741st in the United States out of 3220 counties for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable fuel types.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    236,416 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    29.42 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    60,954 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    60,954 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    7.59 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    144,557,558 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    17,988.75 kg

Mayville, ND Electric Overview

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Mayville's inhabitants pay an average residential electricity rate of 10.23 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.44% less than the average state rate of 10.71 cents and 23.94% less than the US average of 13.45 cents. Northern States Power Company sells 494.99 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers. The North Dakota average monthly residential power bill is $112.54, while the Mayville average is 17.54% higher at $132.28 per month. This ranks the city 266th in the state for average monthly bill amount.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Mayville averages 18,590.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption, which ranks them 9th worst in North Dakota out of 401 cities for emissions efficiency. At 18,590.31 kilograms per person and 1,808 citizens in the city, the city emits 33,611,289.13 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 31st worst rank in North Dakota for total emissions. The electricity sold in Mayville has to be sourced from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no power generation plants in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Mayville

Mayville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.091/kWh$172.78/mo.$97.78/mo.
140th10.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Mayville
266th$132.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Mayville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Mayville, North Dakota

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Hillsboro UtilitiesBUNDLED7.44149.19No DataIcon representing missing value.19,503.981,451,961.28
Nodak ElectricBUNDLED11.95181.12No DataIcon representing missing value.363,28843,397,000
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED11.4790.25No DataIcon representing missing value.769,08788,195,403
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.06108.54No DataIcon representing missing value.590,67459,441,890
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.

Hillsboro, ND Electric Overview

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Hillsboro averages a residential electricity rate of 10.23 cents per kilowatt hour paid by consumers within the city borders, which is 4.44% below the average North Dakota price of 10.71 cents and 23.94% lower than the US average of 13.45 cents. Non-renewable fuels are sometimes used in electricity generation in the city, leading to approximately 0.01 megawatt hours being produced from these fuel types per capita per year. Power facilities in Hillsboro have, unfortunately, allowed a 6.25% rise in the amount of fossil fuels burned last year.

Emissions in Hillsboro average 18,590.18 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 390th worst polluting city out of 401 cities in North Dakota based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 29,762,871.42 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption, making the city 34th highest for total emissions in North Dakota. The city has one electricity producing plant, which is 3rd highest in the state and 7th most in the state when counting plants per capita. Hillsboro's primary fuel source used for electricity production is Distillate Fuel Oil. The city generates 100.00% of the total production in the city from this fuel.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hillsboro

Hillsboro residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.091/kWh$172.78/mo.$97.78/mo.
140th10.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hillsboro
266th$132.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hillsboro Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hillsboro, North Dakota

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Hillsboro UtilitiesBUNDLED7.44149.191719,503.981,451,961.28
Nodak ElectricBUNDLED11.95181.12No DataIcon representing missing value.363,28843,397,000
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED11.4790.25No DataIcon representing missing value.769,08788,195,403
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.06108.54No DataIcon representing missing value.590,67459,441,890
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.

Portland, ND Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 10.23 cents per kilowatt hour for Portland, which is 4.44% less than North Dakota's average price of 10.71 cents. This means the city is 136th out of 401 cities in the state for best average electricity rate. With a population of 633 citizens, the city is the 90th largest city in North Dakota. Northern States Power Company has 10 residential customers, which is more than all other suppliers in the city.

Portland has to turn to neighboring communities and rural areas for electricity, because no power production happens in the city. The city’s electricity use results in CO2 emissions totaling 11,767,669.26 kilograms, which is 89th highest in the state out of 401 cities. The city averages 18,590.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 9th highest city in North Dakota in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Portland

Portland residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.091/kWh$172.78/mo.$97.78/mo.
136th10.23¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Portland
266th$132.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Portland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Portland, North Dakota

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Hillsboro UtilitiesBUNDLED7.44149.19No DataIcon representing missing value.19,503.981,451,961.28
Nodak ElectricBUNDLED11.95181.12No DataIcon representing missing value.363,28843,397,000
Northern States Power CompanyBUNDLED11.4790.25No DataIcon representing missing value.769,08788,195,403
Otter Tail Power CompanyBUNDLED10.06108.54No DataIcon representing missing value.590,67459,441,890
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 Traill County, North Dakota

Power Plants in Traill County, North Dakota

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American Crystal Sugar HillsboroAmerican Crystal Sugar Co (100.00%)
Traill County ND Coal 60,93733,672,222.93552.57No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Hillsboro ND Distillate Fuel Oil 1710,519.79618.81No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Traill County, North Dakota Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Traill County is the 14th highest ranked county in the state out of 53 when it comes to total emissions from electricity use, with the county emitting 144,557,557.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions. More telling of the county’s pollution reality, is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 17,988.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which ranks them 60th highest county in the country for CO2 emissions per capita. The county has the 1044th highest power plants of any county in the United States, with 2 total power plants. This translates to the 344th most power plants per resident in the US. In Traill County, Coal is 99.97% of the fuel types used for electricity production.

COAL
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Coal
99.97%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.03%

Traill County, North Dakota Net Metering

Out of the 6 suppliers in Traill County, 66.67% of them offer net metering to their consumers. Consumers in North Dakota have restricted net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar.

Energy Loss

Traill County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 3.03% of their energy lost per year. The countrywide average is 2.76%, meaning Traill County ranks 513th best in the country for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Traill County:

  • Buxton, North Dakota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 20.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 20.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 20.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 20.00%
    • Hillsboro Utilities: 20.00%
  • Clifford, North Dakota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 20.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 20.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 20.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 20.00%
    • Hillsboro Utilities: 20.00%
  • Galesburg, North Dakota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 20.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 20.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 20.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 20.00%
    • Hillsboro Utilities: 20.00%
  • Hillsboro, North Dakota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 20.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 20.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 20.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 20.00%
    • Hillsboro Utilities: 20.00%
  • Mayville, North Dakota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 20.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 20.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 20.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 20.00%
    • Hillsboro Utilities: 20.00%
  • Portland, North Dakota:
    • Northern States Power Company: 20.00%
    • Western Area Power Administration: 20.00%
    • Otter Tail Power Company: 20.00%
    • Nodak Electric: 20.00%
    • Hillsboro Utilities: 20.00%

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

FAQ

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

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1Northern States Power Company10,085
2Nodak Electric1,879
3Otter Tail Power Company1,156
4Hillsboro Utilities971
5Cass County Electric Cooperative585

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

The largest electricity provider in Traill County, North Dakota by total revenue is Northern States Power Company.

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

There are 2 electricity plants located in Traill County, North Dakota

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

There are 6 electricity suppliers operating in Traill County, North Dakota.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16