Dakota County, Nebraska Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Dakota County, Nebraska Electricity Overview

Solar power production in Dakota County has grown from 2,595 megawatt hours to 4,262 megawatt hours per year in the past year.

Dakota County is the 37 largest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 93 counties in Nebraska, with a population of 21,582 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 4,262.

Dakota County produces 1.20% of their required electricity and must purchase the remaining 98.80% from other counties.

Dakota County is home to over 21,582 citizens and produces 4,262 megawatt hours of electricity from solar sources, or 0.2 megawatt hour per capita. This ranks Dakota County 5th in the state out of 93 counties for solar megawatt hours generated per person.

There was a 1.31% decrease in CO2 emissions per capita during the last year in Dakota County.

Emitting 182,061,555.85 kilograms of CO2 gases, Dakota County has the 1277th highest pollution level from electricity use of any county in the United States and 16th highest in Nebraska.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    355,870 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.49 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,262 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,262 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.2 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    182,061,556 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,435.81 kg

South Sioux City, NE Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of South Sioux City spend, on average, 12.39 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 13.65% more than Nebraska's average rate of 10.90 cents. South Sioux City Utilities has an estimated 3,887 residential customers, more than any other supplier who operates in the city.

Emissions in South Sioux City average 8,538.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 145th worst polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 119,899,974.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 13th highest for total pollution in Nebraska. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service South Sioux City must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in South Sioux City

South Sioux City residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.082/kWh$147.30/mo.$66.89/mo.
489th12.39¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Sioux City
200th$108.4Average residential monthly electricity bill for South Sioux City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in South Sioux City, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Nebraska Public Power DistrictBUNDLED10.42100.28836,32187,136,216
South Sioux City UtilitiesBUNDLED12.58109.1649,8656,270,800

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Dakota City, NE Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Dakota City spend, on average, 10.42 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 4.43% less than Nebraska's average rate of 10.90 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $123.86, while the Dakota City average is 19.04% lower at $100.28 per month. Nebraska Public Power District is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in Dakota City average 8,538.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 577th worst polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 17,767,702.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 60th highest for total pollution in Nebraska. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Dakota City must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Dakota City

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.082/kWh$147.30/mo.$66.89/mo.
232nd10.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dakota City
45th$100.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Dakota City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Dakota City, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Nebraska Public Power DistrictBUNDLED10.42100.28836,32187,136,216

Homer, NE Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Homer spend, on average, 10.42 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 4.43% less than Nebraska's average rate of 10.90 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $100.28. This is 19.04% lower than the nationwide average of $123.86. With a population of 532 residents, the city is the 193rd largest city by population in the state.

Emissions in Homer average 8,538.06 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 145th worst polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 4,542,247.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 193rd highest for total pollution in Nebraska. Because there is no electricity generation occurring within the city, electricity providers who service Homer must bring in all of the megawatt hours they consume each year.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Homer

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.082/kWh$147.30/mo.$66.89/mo.
232nd10.42¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Homer
45th$100.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Homer Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Homer, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Nebraska Public Power DistrictBUNDLED10.42100.28836,32187,136,216

Electricity Production in Dakota County, Nebraska

Power Plants in Dakota County, Nebraska

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
South Sioux City SolarDom Solar Lessor I, LP (100.00%)
Dakota County NE Solar 4,262

Dakota County, Nebraska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Dakota County average 8,435.81 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them as the 597th worst polluting county based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 182,061,555.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use, making the county the 16th highest for total pollution in the state. Approximately 100.00% of Dakota County's electricity is produced using Solar. Dakota County has one electricity generation plant.

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Dakota County, Nebraska Net Metering

Dakota County has 2 out of 3 companies reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Nebraska has highly restricted state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Dakota County has 3 companies who report energy loss. The average energy loss for these 3 providers is 4.22%. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.42%, resulting in a rank of 1242nd best in the country and a state rank of 25th best out of 3221 and 93 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Dakota County:

  • Dakota City, Nebraska:
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Homer, Nebraska:
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Hubbard, Nebraska:
    • Northeast Nebraska Public Power: 100.00%
  • Jackson, Nebraska:
    • Northeast Nebraska Public Power: 100.00%
  • South Sioux City, Nebraska:
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 8.60%
    • South Sioux City Utilities: 91.40%

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

FAQ

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

Dakota County, Nebraska has one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

By total megawatt hours sold, South Sioux City Utilities is the largest electricity provider in Dakota County, Nebraska.

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

Dakota County, Nebraska is home to 3 electricity providers serving customers in the area.

What electricity companies offer service in Dakota County, Nebraska?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1South Sioux City Utilities5,757
2Nebraska Public Power District3,744
3Northeast Nebraska Public Power1,271

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-21