Boyd County, Nebraska Electric Profile

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest electricity supplier in Boyd County is Niobrara Valley Electric.

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Residents of Boyd County are paying, on average, 15.74% less per kilowatt hour at home than the national average rate, at 11.33 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

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Boyd County experienced a 1.93% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita in the most recent year.

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Boyd County ranks 76th out of 93 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its residents using over 0 megawatt hours.

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The average monthly residential electric bill in Boyd County totals $128.57. For comparison, the US average bill is $120.24.

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No electricity production takes place in Boyd County, resulting in the county needing to import their electricity from outside of their borders.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    30,811 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.06 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    17,049,184 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,884.41 kg

Spencer, NE Electric Overview

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Spencer's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.34 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 4.37% higher than the state's average rate of 10.87 cents. With 1 total residential customers, Niobrara Valley Electric is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $128.74 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24.

Electricity use in Spencer creates 3,269,463.05 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 251st most of any city in Nebraska. The city also ranks 251st worst in Nebraska in pollution per resident, averaging 8,884.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per citizen. The city has no power production sources, resulting in the need to import the 5,908.55 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Spencer

Spencer residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.114/kWh$0.102/kWh$128.74/mo.$106.68/mo.
354th11.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Spencer
396th$128.74Average residential monthly electricity bill for Spencer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Spencer, Nebraska

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Niobrara Valley ElectricBUNDLED10.95118.49No DataIcon representing missing value.64,067.917,018,480.55
Spencer, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.73139No DataIcon representing missing value.3,599.03421,996.35
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.

Butte, NE Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 10.95 cents per kilowatt hour for Butte, which is 0.78% more than Nebraska's average price of 10.87 cents. This means the city is 282nd best for average electricity rate out of 580 cities in the state. With 25 residential customers, Nebraska Public Power District is the largest vendor in the city. Butte is home to 337 citizens, resulting in it being the 267th largest city in the state.

Butte 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 2,994,046.33 kilograms, which is 265th highest in the state out of 580 cities. The city averages 8,884.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person in the city, which is a better measurement of the city’s emission levels. They rank as the 32nd highest city in Nebraska in this category.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Butte

Butte residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.082/kWh$147.30/mo.$66.89/mo.
282nd10.95¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Butte
279th$118.77Average residential monthly electricity bill for Butte Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Butte, Nebraska

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Nebraska Public Power DistrictBUNDLED10.1798.82No DataIcon representing missing value.840,36685,463,920
Niobrara Valley ElectricBUNDLED10.95118.49No DataIcon representing missing value.64,067.917,018,480.55
Spencer, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.73139No DataIcon representing missing value.3,599.03421,996.35
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.

Lynch, NE Electric Overview

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Lynch's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 10.96 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 0.89% higher than the state's average rate of 10.87 cents. Selling 1,190.74 megawatt hours per year, Nebraska Public Power District is the largest electricity provider in the city. Lynch has the 342nd highest population in the state, with 206 residents residing within its borders.

Lynch is the 340th worst ranked city in Nebraska out of 580 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 1,830,188.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year. More importantly, the city averages 8,884.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city’s pollution levels. The city has no electricity generation plants within its borders.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lynch

Lynch residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.082/kWh$147.30/mo.$66.89/mo.
292nd10.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lynch
283rd$119.08Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lynch Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lynch, Nebraska

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Nebraska Public Power DistrictBUNDLED10.1798.82No DataIcon representing missing value.840,36685,463,920
Niobrara Valley ElectricBUNDLED10.95118.49No DataIcon representing missing value.64,067.917,018,480.55
Spencer, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.73139No DataIcon representing missing value.3,599.03421,996.35
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.

Boyd County, Nebraska Details

Boyd County, Nebraska Net Metering

There are 4 companies in Boyd County offering electricity. Of those 4, 75.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. At the state level, Nebraska has restricted net metering and feed in tariff regulations.

Energy Loss

Boyd County has an average of 3.90% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. With a state average energy loss of 3.42%, Boyd County is ranked as the 23rd best county in Nebraska for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Boyd County:

  • Anoka, Nebraska:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 25.00%
    • Niobrara Valley Electric: 25.00%
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Spencer, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
  • Bristow, Nebraska:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 25.01%
    • Niobrara Valley Electric: 25.01%
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 24.98%
    • Spencer, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.01%
  • Butte, Nebraska:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 25.00%
    • Niobrara Valley Electric: 25.00%
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Spencer, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
  • Lynch, Nebraska:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 25.29%
    • Niobrara Valley Electric: 25.29%
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 24.12%
    • Spencer, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.29%
  • Naper, Nebraska:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.33%
    • Niobrara Valley Electric: 33.33%
    • Spencer, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%
  • Spencer, Nebraska:
    • Western Area Power Administration: 33.33%
    • Niobrara Valley Electric: 33.33%
    • Spencer, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%

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

FAQ

Which electricity company is the largest supplier in Boyd County, Nebraska?

By total revenue, Niobrara Valley Electric is the largest electricity company in Boyd County, Nebraska.

How many electric companies offer service in Boyd County, Nebraska?

Boyd County, Nebraska has 4 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Boyd County, Nebraska?

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1Niobrara Valley Electric1,222
2Nebraska Public Power District400
3Spencer, Nebraska Electric Utility315

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16