Custer County, Nebraska Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Custer County, Nebraska Electricity Overview

While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour, Custer County's average rate is 26.06% lower than at 10.35 cents per kilowatt hour.

Custer County has a population of 10,545 citizens.

Custer County emits 4.08 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases, compared to the national average of 4,483.41.

Custer County is 10th in the state out of 93 counties for renewable electricity generation per capita, at 54.36 megawatt hours per person each year.

As the 14th highest producer of electricity of all 93 counties in the state, Custer County produces 573,438 megawatt hours of electricity.

Custer County is the 9th highest producing county out of 93 counties in the state when considering megawatt hours produced from renewable fuel sources.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    173,879 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.49 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    573,438 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    573,225 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    213 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    54.38 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    43,035 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4.08 kg

Broken Bow, NE Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 12.72 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Broken Bow, which is 16.67% higher than Nebraska's average price of 10.90 cents and 9.10% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $123.86, while the Broken Bow average is 25.40% below at $92.41 per month. Non-renewable fuels are regularly used in electricity production in the city, leading to approximately 0.04 megawatt hours being generated from these fuel sources per person per year.

Emitting 29,957,907.2 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Broken Bow ranks 43rd highest out of 590 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 8,544.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. Roughly 98.27% of Broken Bow's electricity is produced using Distillate Fuel Oil. Broken Bow has one power producing plant in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Broken Bow

Broken Bow residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.127/kWh$0.111/kWh$110.91/mo.$92.41/mo.
513th12.72¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Broken Bow
27th$92.41Average residential monthly electricity bill for Broken Bow Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Broken Bow, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Broken Bow, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.7292.4115221,298.292,709,032

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Arnold, NE Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.30 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Arnold, which is 3.67% higher than Nebraska's average price of 10.90 cents and 19.22% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. Arnold, Nebraska Electric Utility has an estimated 119 residential customers, more than any other supplier in the city. Arnold is the 181st largest city in the state, with a population of 592.

Emitting 5,054,531.44 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Arnold ranks 181st highest out of 590 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. This total also results in a ranking of 145th worst in Nebraska for emissions per resident. The city has one electricity producing plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Arnold

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.125/kWh$0.113/kWh$123.35/mo.$119.61/mo.
359th11.30¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Arnold
257th$123.35Average residential monthly electricity bill for Arnold Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Arnold, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Arnold, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.30123.354,413.63498,844.44

Callaway, NE Electricity Overview

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The residential electricity price is 13.70 cents per kilowatt hour for consumers in Callaway, which is 25.65% higher than Nebraska's average price of 10.90 cents and 2.10% less than the US average of 13.99 cents. Callaway, Nebraska Electric Utility has an estimated 142 residential customers, more than any other supplier in the city. Callaway is the 184th largest city in the state, with a population of 563.

Emitting 4,806,927.71 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Callaway ranks 184th highest out of 590 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 8,538.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Callaway

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.137/kWh$0.130/kWh$124.00/mo.$122.32/mo.
537th13.70¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Callaway
251st$122.32Average residential monthly electricity bill for Callaway Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Callaway, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Callaway, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED13.70122.324,157.63569,500.54

Electricity Production in Custer County, Nebraska

Power Plants in Custer County, Nebraska

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Custer County NE Wind 290,493
Broken Bow Wind LLCEdison Mission Energy (80.10%)Clearway Energy (19.90%)
Custer County NE Wind 282,732
Broken Bow NE Distillate Fuel Oil 152102,174.49672.2
Sargent NE Distillate Fuel Oil 4325,336.39589.22
Ansley NE Distillate Fuel Oil 1814,415.15800.84

Custer County, Nebraska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Electricity use in Custer County results in the release of 43,034.97 kilograms of CO2 emissions a year, which is 81st highest amount in the state out of 93 counties. This total equates to 4.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, which ranks the county 2901st worst in the United States for emissions per capita. Around 99.96% of electricity in Custer County comes from production using Wind. Adding Wind totals to Distillate Fuel Oil (0.04%) and Natural Gas (0.00%), these three fuel types make up 100.00% of the county electricity generation. Custer County has 5 power generation plants, which is 362nd most in the nation.

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99.96%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.04%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.00%

Custer County, Nebraska Net Metering

There are 7 companies in Custer County providing electricity. Of those 7, 28.57% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Citizens of Nebraska have highly restricted net metering laws that encourage the installation of personal solar.

Energy Loss

In Custer County one company reports energy loss, Dawson Public Power. They average an annual energy loss of 5.81%. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Nebraska average is 3.42%, resulting in a rank of 2400th best in the US and a state rank of 53rd best out of 3221 and 93 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Custer County:

  • Anselmo, Nebraska:
    • Custer Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Ansley, Nebraska:
    • Ansley, Nebraska Electric Utility: 93.57%
    • Custer Public Power District: 6.43%
  • Arnold, Nebraska:
    • Arnold, Nebraska Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Berwyn, Nebraska:
    • Custer Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Broken Bow, Nebraska:
    • Broken Bow, Nebraska Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Callaway, Nebraska:
    • Callaway, Nebraska Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Comstock, Nebraska:
    • Loup Valleys Rural Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Mason City, Nebraska:
    • Custer Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Merna, Nebraska:
    • Custer Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Oconto, Nebraska:
    • Custer Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Sargent, Nebraska:
    • Custer Public Power District: 1.67%
    • Sargent, Nebraska Electric Utility: 98.33%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Custer County, Nebraska?

The largest electricity provider in Custer County, Nebraska by total customer count is Custer Public Power District.

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

There are 7 electricity suppliers serving consumers in Custer County, Nebraska.

How many power plants are located in Custer County, Nebraska?

There are 5 electricity plants in Custer County, Nebraska

Which electricity companies offer service in Custer County, Nebraska?

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-09-21