Dodge County, Nebraska Electric Profile

Dodge County consumes only 97.24% of the electricity generated in the county.

In Dodge County, 399,718 megawatt hours of electricity are generated from non-renewable fuel sources. Dodge County ranks 8th out of 93 counties in Nebraska for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.

With a population of 36,565 citizens, Dodge County is the 1295th largest county in the US.

Dodge County is 15th in the state rankings for total megawatt hours produced from sustainable energy, with 204,002 megawatt hours produced from sustainable fuels.

The US average residential rate per kilowatt hour sits at 13.45 cents, while residents of Dodge County benefit from an average rate that is 14.64% below that at 11.48 cents per kilowatt hour.

With 385,257.49 megawatt hours of electricity generated from coal, Dodge County is 6th in Nebraska out of 93 counties for total megawatt hours produced from coal.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    587,081 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.06 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    603,720 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    204,002 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    399,718 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    16.51 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    458,241,692 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    12,532.25 kg

Fremont, NE Electric Overview

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Fremont's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.18 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 2.92% higher than the state's average rate of 10.87 cents. There was a 11.08% decrease in the burning of coal in the city. There has been a 2.80% rise in the usage of sustainable fuel sources (such as solar, wind or hydro power) in Fremont during the course of the past 12 months. It's great to see these fuels slowly replace fossil fuels like coal and oil.

As the 5th worst ranked city out of 580 cities in the state, Fremont releases 331,315,932.11 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. This total also results in a ranking of 3rd worst in the state for emissions per person. Coal makes up 63.82% of the fuel used for electricity production in Fremont. Wind and Natural Gas make up 33.06% and 2.39% of production, respectively. There is one electricity generation plant in Fremont, which is the 7th highest number of plants in a city in Nebraska and is the 48th highest amount of power plants per capita in the state.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Fremont

Fremont residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.086/kWh$168.35/mo.$68.19/mo.
332nd11.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Fremont
114th$108.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Fremont Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Fremont, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Fremont UtilitiesBUNDLED10.8799.8603,706144,61415,714,449
Omaha Public Power DistrictBUNDLED11.37103.673,776,218429,183,000
Scribner, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.37116.64,896.73605,875.33
Snyder, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.06111.862,041.64205,373.23

North Bend, NE Electric Overview

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The residential electricity price is 11.27 cents per kilowatt hour for North Bend, which is 3.69% more than Nebraska's average price of 10.87 cents. This means the city is 338th best for average electricity rate out of 580 cities in the state. Selling 2,194.77 megawatt hours, Omaha Public Power District is the largest supplier in the city.

North Bend 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 11,905,110.03 kilograms, which is 93rd 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 North Bend

North Bend residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.091/kWh$179.70/mo.$71.70/mo.
338th11.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of North Bend
134th$110.71Average residential monthly electricity bill for North Bend Residents

Electric Companies With Service in North Bend, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Omaha Public Power DistrictBUNDLED11.37103.673,776,218429,183,000
Scribner, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.37116.64,896.73605,875.33
Snyder, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.06111.862,041.64205,373.23

Hooper, NE Electric Overview

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Hooper's inhabitants are charged an average residential electricity rate of 11.82 cents per kilowatt hour. This is, regrettably, 8.79% higher than the state's average rate of 10.87 cents. With 44 total residential customers, Omaha Public Power District is the largest electricity provider in the city. The average residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $140.42 per month, while the nationwide average is $120.24.

Hooper is the 159th worst ranked city in Nebraska out of 580 when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the city releasing 6,885,418.12 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 Hooper

Hooper residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.091/kWh$179.70/mo.$71.70/mo.
446th11.82¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hooper
482nd$140.42Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hooper Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hooper, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Burt County Public PowerBUNDLED13.48229.5370,195.359,464,090.36
Omaha Public Power DistrictBUNDLED11.37103.673,776,218429,183,000
Scribner, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED12.37116.64,896.73605,875.33
Snyder, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED10.06111.862,041.64205,373.23

Energy Production in Dodge County, Nebraska

Power Plants in Dodge County, Nebraska

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Fremont NE Coal 603,706471,219,124.84780.54Yes
Scribner Diesel Generation FacilityCity of Scribner (100.00%)
Scribner NE Distillate Fuel Oil 149,704.87693.21

Dodge County, Nebraska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Dodge County's fuel of choice is Coal, with 63.81% of electricity production coming from the fuel source. Wind (33.06%) is also used in electricity production, as well as Natural Gas (2.39%). Electricity consumption in the county has byproducts of 458,241,692.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 8th most of any county in the state. This total results in 12,532.25 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, ranking the county 284th worst in the US for pollution per capita. Dodge County has 2 electricity producing plants, which is 15th most in the state.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
63.81%
WIND
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
33.06%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
2.39%
SOLAR
Solar
0.73%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.00%

Dodge County, Nebraska Net Metering

Out of the 6 suppliers in Dodge County, 4 of them have made it a point to offer net metering to their consumers. The state of Nebraska has restricted state level net metering regulations.

Energy Loss

Dodge County electricity suppliers who report energy loss average roughly 6.02% of their energy lost per year. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.76%. This earned Dodge County a rank of 2581st best in the nation out of 3220.

Providers In Each City in Dodge County:

  • Fremont, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 26.38%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 26.38%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 26.38%
    • Fremont Utilities: 20.86%
  • Hooper, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
    • Burt County Public Power: 25.00%
  • Inglewood, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 26.40%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 26.40%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 26.40%
    • Fremont Utilities: 20.81%
  • Nickerson, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 33.33%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%
  • North Bend, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 33.33%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%
  • Scribner, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Cuming County Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
  • Snyder, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Cuming County Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
  • Uehling, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 25.00%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 25.00%
    • Burt County Public Power: 25.00%
  • Winslow, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 33.33%
    • Snyder, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%
    • Scribner, Nebraska Electric Utility: 33.33%

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

FAQ

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

Dodge County, Nebraska has 2 power plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

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

The largest electricity provider in Dodge County, Nebraska by megawatt hours sold is Omaha Public Power District.

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

There are 6 electricity companies offering service in Dodge County, Nebraska.

What electricity companies offer service in Dodge County, Nebraska?

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-12-04