Douglas County, NE: Electricity Rates, Providers & More

Douglas County, Nebraska Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Douglas County, Nebraska Electricity Overview

Douglas County ranks 409th out of 3230 counties in the US for total production of electricity from non-renewable fuels, with 1,570,063.38 of the county's 1,629,796.99 megawatt hours coming from those fuel sources.

Douglas County has seen a reduction of 14.94% in coal consumption for the production of electricity during the course of the past 12 months.

Douglas County is 36th out of 93 counties in the state for renewable electricity production per capita, at 0.1 megawatt hours per person each year.

While the national average residential electricity rate is 16.02 cents per kilowatt hour, Douglas County's average is 24.50% below that at 12.09 cents per kilowatt hour.

Douglas County is ranked as the largest consuming county out of 93 counties in the state with 10,024,817.88 megawatt hours being used by customers who live there.

Residents of Douglas County pay about 1.46% less than the $112.06 state average monthly residential electricity bill.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    10,024,818 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.1 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    1,629,797 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    59,734 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,570,063 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    2.78 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    5,785,493,581 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    9,867.35 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Omaha

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Residential Bundled Electricity Prices

Omaha Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

11.55¢ per kWh

  • 16.11% higher than last month
  • 2.73% higher than February last year
  • 12.51% higher than the Nebraska average
  • 29.68% lower than the US average
  • 490th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 44 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 23 since February last year
  • 4,705th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 2,329 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 474 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

12.1¢ per kWh

  • 0.21% higher than last month
  • 3% higher than February last year
  • 9.43% higher than the Nebraska average
  • 26.82% lower than the US average
  • 489th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 5 since February last year
  • 4,989th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 716 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$75.7 per month

  • 40.86% lower than last month
  • 14.05% lower than February last year
  • 35.71% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 42.62% lower than the US average
  • 70th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 111 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 15 since February last year
  • 1,608th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 4,838 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,256 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$110.44 per month

  • 0.93% lower than last month
  • 0.08% higher than February last year
  • 14.89% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 18.62% lower than the US average
  • 196th in the state out of 588 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since February last year
  • 5,970th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 539 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 591 since February last year

Omaha, NE Electricity Overview

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Omaha's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.10 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.29% above the average Nebraska rate of 11.38 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for citizens of the city. The city has seen a 9.07% drop in non-renewable fuel type usage in their electric production plants. Omaha consumers consume 524.66% of the electricity generated within the city boundaries and the city must import megawatt hours generated in rural areas or other nearby cities to make up the difference.

Coming in as the worst ranked city out of 590 cities in Nebraska, Omaha emits 4,939,598,834.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. Averaging 10,181.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the city ranks 3rd highest in Nebraska for emissions per capita. Electricity producing plants in the city primarily use Coal, which accounts for 86.57% (or 1,368,604.14 megawatt hours) of the fuel types used for electricity production in the city. Other fuel types used include Natural Gas at 12.23% and Other Biomass Gas at 0.69%. There are 3 power producing plants in Omaha, which is the highest number of plants in a city in the state.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Omaha

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.091/kWh$179.70/mo.$71.70/mo.
489th12.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Omaha
196th$110.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Omaha Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Omaha, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Omaha Public Power DistrictBUNDLED12.09110.431,568,519.993,928,505475,060,000

Zips with electric coverage in Omaha, Nebraska include: 68104, 68116, 68022, 68134, 68135, 68164, 68107, 68144, 68137, 68111, 68154 and 22 other zip code(s).

Ralston, NE Electricity Overview

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Ralston's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.10 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.29% above the average Nebraska rate of 11.38 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for citizens of the city. With an estimated 150 total residential customers, Omaha Public Power District is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Citizens in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $110.44. This is 20.14% below the nationwide average bill of $138.3.

Electricity consumption in Ralston has byproducts of 53,518,311.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 29th highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 8,293.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 490th highest in Nebraska for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ralston

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.091/kWh$179.70/mo.$71.70/mo.
489th12.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ralston
196th$110.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ralston Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ralston, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Omaha Public Power DistrictBUNDLED12.09110.433,928,505475,060,000

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Valley, NE Electricity Overview

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Valley's residents pay an average residential electricity rate of 12.10 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.29% above the average Nebraska rate of 11.38 cents, a potentially frustrating situation for citizens of the city. With an estimated 545 total residential customers, Omaha Public Power District is the largest electricity supplier in the city. Citizens in the city pay an average monthly residential power bill of $110.44. This is 20.14% below the nationwide average bill of $138.3.

Electricity consumption in Valley has byproducts of 24,731,381.32 kilograms of CO2 emissions. This is the 50th highest amount of any city in the state. This total equates to 8,293.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident, ranking the city 490th highest in Nebraska for emissions per capita. The city is home to zero electricity producing plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Valley

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.140/kWh$0.091/kWh$179.70/mo.$71.70/mo.
489th12.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Valley
196th$110.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Valley Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Valley, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Omaha Public Power DistrictBUNDLED12.09110.433,928,505475,060,000

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Electricity Production in Douglas County, Nebraska

Power Plants in Douglas County, Nebraska

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Omaha NE Coal 1,560,427.991,665,340,347.11,067.23
Douglas County NE Landfill Gas 48,80430,417,888.11623.27
Missouri River Wastewater TreatmentOmaha City of (100.00%)
Omaha NE Other Biomass Gas 12,4737,404,029.65593.6
Omaha NE Distillate Fuel Oil 8,09210,161,150.21,255.7

Douglas County, Nebraska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Douglas County is the 30th worst ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity consumption, with the county releasing 5,785,493,580.77 kilograms of CO2 emissions per year. Averaging 9,867.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, the county ranks 340th worst for emissions per capita. Over 83.97% of electricity in Douglas County comes from generation using Coal. Natural Gas and Landfill Gas are the second and third most used fuels for electricity generation. Natural Gas is used to make 193,367.24 megawatt hours (11.86%) of electricity production and Landfill Gas makes up 48,804 megawatt hours (2.99%) of total production in the county. Douglas County has the 679th most power producing plants of any county in the nation, with 4 total power plants.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
83.97%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
11.86%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
2.99%
OTHER BIOMASS GAS
Other Biomass Gas
0.67%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.50%

Douglas County, Nebraska Net Metering

Omaha Public Power District is the only provider we have covering Douglas County. Fortunately for residents they do offer net metering options, making personal solar power installs more economically attractive. Oftentimes net metering regulations are enacted at the state level, and Nebraska has restricted laws and regulations for consumers interested in purchasing solar panels.

Energy Loss

Energy loss in Douglas County is about 3.54% of the total electricity transmitted by the one company that reports energy loss. The nationwide average energy loss is 2.87%. This earned Douglas County a rank of 2nd best in the state out of 93.

Power Companies in Douglas County, Nebraska

Providers In Each City in Douglas County:

  • Bennington, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Boys Town, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Omaha, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Ralston, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Valley, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Waterloo, Nebraska:
    • Omaha Public Power District: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Douglas County, Nebraska?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Omaha Public Power District31,100

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Douglas County, Nebraska?

The largest electricity supplier in Douglas County, Nebraska by total revenue is Omaha Public Power District.

How many power plants are in Douglas County, Nebraska?

There are 4 active electricity plants in Douglas County, Nebraska

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Published: 2024-05-24