Kearney County, Nebraska Electric Profile

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On average, Kearney County citizens are responsible for 8,884.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year, while the Nebraska average pollution per person is 8,884.41.

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Kearney County is the 2783rd most populated county in the United States, with 6,495 residents residing within its borders.

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When calculating by customer count, Southern Public Power District is the largest electricity company in Kearney County.

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Citizens in Kearney County pay $137.21 per month for residential electricity, compared to the nationwide average bill of $120.24.

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No electricity production takes place in Kearney County.

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The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Kearney County is 12.71 cents. This is roughly 5.49% lower than the national average price of 13.45 cents per kilowatt hour.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    104,283 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.06 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    57,704,246 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    8,884.41 kg

Minden, NE Electric Overview

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The residential electricity rate is, on average, 13.12 cents per kilowatt hour for citizens of Minden. This is, regrettably for their residents, 20.76% higher than Nebraska's average price of 10.87 cents. With 1,529 total residential customers, Minden, Nebraska Electric Utility is the largest vendor in the city. The average residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $133.44 per month.

Roughly 8,884.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident are released in the city due to electricity use, ranking them as the 251st worst polluter in the state out of 580 cities. With total emissions of 24,947,424.6 kilograms, the city ranks 49th worst in the state for total pollution from electricity consumption, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has to turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for power, because zero electricity production occurs within city boundaries.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Minden

Minden residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.294/kWh$0.075/kWh$220.31/mo.$66.49/mo.
556th13.12¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Minden
434th$133.44Average residential monthly electricity bill for Minden Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Minden, Nebraska

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Minden, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED14.49120.82No DataIcon representing missing value.13,831.642,003,688.6
Southern Public Power DistrictBUNDLED9.35126.36No DataIcon representing missing value.245,65522,977,034
Wilcox, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED16.07148.06No DataIcon representing missing value.1,923.64309,148.96

Axtell, NE Electric Overview

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Axtell's residents are billed an average residential electricity rate of 12.71 cents per kilowatt hour, resulting in the city ranking 531st out of 580 cities in Nebraska. Axtell has the 149th highest population in Nebraska, with 818 citizens living within its borders. Southern Public Power District is the largest electricity provider in the city based on total residential customers.

The electricity sold in Axtell has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, because there are no power generation plants within its borders. The city residents average 8,884.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person due to electricity use. in this category. This comes to a total emissions amount of 7,267,447.77 kilograms.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Axtell

Axtell residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.294/kWh$0.075/kWh$220.31/mo.$66.49/mo.
531st12.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Axtell
463rd$137.21Average residential monthly electricity bill for Axtell Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Axtell, Nebraska

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Southern Public Power DistrictBUNDLED9.35126.36No DataIcon representing missing value.245,65522,977,034
Wilcox, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED16.07148.06No DataIcon representing missing value.1,923.64309,148.96

Wilcox, NE Electric Overview

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Wilcox's citizens purchase electricity for, on average, 12.71 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.00% above the average Nebraska rate of 10.87 cents. Wilcox is the 230th largest city in the state, with a population of 408. The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $120.24, while the Wilcox average is 14.11% more at $137.21 per month.

Wilcox emits 8,884.41 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 32nd worst polluting city out of 580 cities in the state. With total emissions of 3,624,839.47 kilograms, the city ranks 228th worst in Nebraska for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 6,550.78 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Wilcox

Wilcox residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.294/kWh$0.075/kWh$220.31/mo.$66.49/mo.
531st12.71¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Wilcox
463rd$137.21Average residential monthly electricity bill for Wilcox Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Wilcox, Nebraska

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Southern Public Power DistrictBUNDLED9.35126.36No DataIcon representing missing value.245,65522,977,034
Wilcox, Nebraska Electric UtilityBUNDLED16.07148.06No DataIcon representing missing value.1,923.64309,148.96

Kearney County, Nebraska Details

Kearney County, Nebraska Net Metering

There are 2 companies in Kearney County offering electricity. Of those 2, 100.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically feasible. Nebraska has highly restricted regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar installations.

Energy Loss

In Kearney County one company reports energy loss, Southern Public Power District. They average an annual energy loss of 5.16%. The US average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.42%, resulting in a rank of 2182nd best in the United States and a state rank of 46th best out of 3220 and 93 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Kearney County, Nebraska

Providers In Each City in Kearney County:

  • Axtell, Nebraska:
    • Wilcox, Nebraska Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Southern Public Power District: 50.00%
  • Heartwell, Nebraska:
    • Wilcox, Nebraska Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Southern Public Power District: 50.00%
  • Minden, Nebraska:
    • Wilcox, Nebraska Electric Utility: 38.49%
    • Southern Public Power District: 38.49%
    • Minden, Nebraska Electric Utility: 23.02%
  • Norman, Nebraska:
    • Wilcox, Nebraska Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Southern Public Power District: 50.00%
  • Wilcox, Nebraska:
    • Wilcox, Nebraska Electric Utility: 50.00%
    • Southern Public Power District: 50.00%

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

FAQ

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

There are 2 electricity providers offering service in Kearney County, Nebraska.

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

The largest electricity supplier in Kearney County, Nebraska by total customer count is Southern Public Power District.

What electricity companies offer service in Kearney County, Nebraska?

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1Southern Public Power District3,728
2Wilcox, Nebraska Electric Utility208

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16