Dakota County, NE: Electric Rates, Bills & Providers

Dakota County, Nebraska Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Dakota County, Nebraska Electricity Overview

Dakota County produces 0.19 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel sources. This makes Dakota County the 33rd highest ranking county for renewable generation per capita in Nebraska out of 93 counties.

Dakota County produces 1.14% of their required electricity and must purchase the remaining 98.86% from other counties.

Dakota County is 36th in the state rankings for total megawatt hours generated from sustainable energy, with 4,135 megawatt hours generated from sustainable fuels.

The use of renewable fuel types for electricity generation has gone down by 2.98% in Dakota County throughout the previous year.

Dakota County is the 590th highest polluting county in the country when considering emissions per person. The county emits 8,123.12 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

Dakota County ranks 8th in Nebraska out of 93 counties in solar power production, with 4,135 megawatt hours produced from solar power.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    363,812 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.09 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    4,135 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    4,135 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.19 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    172,892,438 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,123.12 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in South Sioux City

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South Sioux City Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for March, 2024

13.26¢ per kWh

  • 8.35% higher than last month
  • 9.68% higher than March last year
  • 19.26% higher than the Nebraska average
  • 22.1% lower than the US average
  • 530th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since March last year
  • 7,442nd in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 975 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,289 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

13.2¢ per kWh

  • 0.74% higher than last month
  • 4.16% higher than March last year
  • 18.56% higher than the Nebraska average
  • 20.48% lower than the US average
  • 530th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since March last year
  • 8,222nd in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 68 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 872 since March last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for March, 2024

$92.39 per month

  • 0.37% higher than last month
  • 9.77% lower than March last year
  • 21.66% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 23.21% lower than the US average
  • 106th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 70 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since March last year
  • 5,299th in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 1,665 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 772 since March last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$101.68 per month

  • 0.81% lower than last month
  • 1.15% lower than March last year
  • 20.95% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 24.71% lower than the US average
  • 110th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 68 since March last year
  • 3,401st in the US out of 31,812 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 54 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 238 since March last year

South Sioux City, NE Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of South Sioux City spend, on average, 13.20 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 15.05% more than Nebraska's average rate of 11.47 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the South Sioux City average is 26.28% lower at $101.68 per month. South Sioux City Utilities is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in South Sioux City average 8,216.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 30th worst polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 113,354,896.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 14th 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 September and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.151/kWh$0.107/kWh$159.02/mo.$79.31/mo.
530th13.20¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of South Sioux City
110th$101.68Average 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 DistrictBUNDLED10.5699.77828,905.1687,528,299
South Sioux City UtilitiesBUNDLED13.38101.8739,850.955,333,860.33

Dakota City, NE Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Dakota City spend, on average, 10.67 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 6.96% less than Nebraska's average rate of 11.47 cents. The national average monthly residential power bill is $137.93, while the Dakota City average is 27.68% lower at $99.75 per month. Nebraska Public Power District is the largest supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Emissions in Dakota City average 8,216.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 273rd worst polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 23,186,975.75 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 52nd 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 June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.082/kWh$147.30/mo.$66.89/mo.
300th10.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Dakota City
105th$99.75Average 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 DistrictBUNDLED10.5699.77828,905.1687,528,299

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Homer, NE Electricity Overview

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Inhabitants of Homer spend, on average, 10.67 cents per kilowatt hour for their electricity. This is 6.96% less than Nebraska's average rate of 11.47 cents. Customers in the city have an average monthly residential electric bill of $99.75. This is 27.68% lower than the nationwide average of $137.93. With a population of 395 residents, the city is the 241st largest city by population in the state.

Emissions in Homer average 8,216.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita due to electricity consumption, which ranks them as the 273rd worst polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 3,245,519.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions, ranking the city 241st 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 June and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.128/kWh$0.082/kWh$147.30/mo.$66.89/mo.
300th10.67¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Homer
105th$99.75Average 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 DistrictBUNDLED10.5699.77828,905.1687,528,299

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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 4,135

Dakota County, Nebraska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Emissions in Dakota County average 8,123.12 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita from electricity use, which ranks them as the 590th worst polluting county based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 172,892,438.29 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 3 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 5.08%. The countrywide average for energy loss is 2.87% and the state average is 3.57%, resulting in a rank of 1889th best in the country and a state rank of 39th best out of 3230 and 93 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Dakota County:

  • Dakota City, Nebraska:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 2.91%
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 97.09%
  • 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:
    • South Sioux City Utilities: 91.38%
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 8.62%

* 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 Utilities5,185
2Nebraska Public Power District3,304
3Northeast Nebraska Public Power1,082

Matt Hope
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2024-06-03