Garfield County, Nebraska Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Garfield County, Nebraska Electricity Overview

Garfield County has emissions of 8,554.64 kilograms per capita of CO2 equivalent gases. It is the 541st worst polluting county in the country by per capita pollution.

Citizens in Garfield County pay $163.17 per month for residential electricity, compared to the US average bill of $123.86.

While a majority of counties try to decrease non-renewable fuel sources, Garfield County's non-renewable fuel burning in their electric generation plants has increased by 260.87% in the past 12 months.

With a population of 1,813 citizens, Garfield County is the 77th largest county in Nebraska and the 3135th largest in the US.

Garfield County is ranked as the 77th highest consuming county out of 93 counties in the state with over 0 megawatt hours being consumed by customers for their electricity needs.

Garfield County uses non-renewable sources to produce 0.05 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 949th highest county in the country for non-renewable production per capita.


  • Total Consumption

    29,895 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.49 MWh


  • Total Production

    83 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    83 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.05 MWh


  • CO2 Emissions

    15,509,571 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,554.64 kg

Burwell, NE Electricity Overview

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Burwell has an average residential electricity rate of 15.93 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 46.15% more than the average state rate of 10.90 cents and 13.87% higher than the nationwide average of 13.99. With an estimated 293 residential customers, Burwell, Nebraska Electric Utility is the largest electricity provider in the city. With annual production of 83 megawatt hours, the city is the 22nd highest producer of electricity in Nebraska.

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a city. Burwell averages 8,565.72 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen due to electricity use, which is sufficient to rank them 7th highest in the state out of 590 cities for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 9,310,939.74 kilograms, the city ranks 103rd highest in Nebraska for total pollution from electricity use. Power plants in the city mainly use Distillate Fuel Oil, which accounts for 100.00% of the fuel sources used for electricity production in the city. Burwell is home to one power generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Burwell

Burwell residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.159/kWh$0.158/kWh$151.93/mo.$148.11/mo.
556th15.93¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Burwell
469th$148.11Average residential monthly electricity bill for Burwell Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Burwell, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Burwell, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED15.93148.11836,168.67982,885.91

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Electricity Production in Garfield County, Nebraska

Power Plants in Garfield County, Nebraska

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Burwell NE Distillate Fuel Oil 8373,045.84880.07

Garfield County, Nebraska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Tracking emissions on a per capita basis gives us a glimpse of the emissions efficiency of a county. Garfield County averages 8,554.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which is sufficient to rank them 12th worst in the state out of 93 counties for emissions efficiency. With total emissions of 15,509,571.21 kilograms, the county ranks 61st worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The county has one power producing plant. Garfield County's top fuel consumed for electricity generation is Distillate Fuel Oil. They generate 83 megawatt hours, or 100.00% of the total production in the county, from this fuel source.

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Garfield County, Nebraska Net Metering

There are 3 companies in Garfield County supplying electricity. Of those 3, only one of them offers some type of net metering option for their customers, which makes solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. Consumers in Nebraska have restricted net metering regulations that encourage the installation of solar panels.


How many power plants are in Garfield County, Nebraska?

There is one power plant in Garfield County, Nebraska

What electricity companies offer service in Garfield County, Nebraska?

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

There are 3 electricity companies operating in Garfield County, Nebraska.

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

By total revenue, Loup Valleys Rural Public Power District is the largest electricity supplier in Garfield County, Nebraska.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-21