Electric Rates & Providers in Lincoln County, NE

Lincoln County, Nebraska Electricity Rates & Statistics

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

Can You Save With Wind?

You’ve heard of solar, but did you know that you can power your home and business with wind?

Lincoln County, Nebraska Electricity Overview

Lincoln County saw a 0.54% increase in CO2 emissions per capita in the past 12 months.

Lincoln County uses non-renewable fuel types to produce 215.23 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 3rd highest county in Nebraska for non-renewable production per capita.

The US national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 16.12 cents, while residents of Lincoln County enjoy an average rate that is 28.04% less at 11.60 cents per kilowatt hour.

Lincoln County ranks 9th out of 93 counties in the state for total electricity usage, with its population consuming 598,432.37 megawatt hours.

In Lincoln County, 7,512,845.99 megawatt hours of electricity are produced from non-renewable sources. Lincoln County is 139th out of 3230 counties in the United States for total electricity generation from non-renewable fuels.

Lincoln County produces 7,482,099.09 megawatt hours of electricity from the use of coal, making Lincoln County 27th in the United States out of 3230 counties.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    598,432 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.14 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,512,846 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    7,512,846 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    215.23 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    580,730,459 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    16,636.98 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in North Platte

To see the most recent electricity rates and production changes for cities in Lincoln County, select the city below. If you would like to get access to monthly historical data, please contact us directly by submitting a request.

Rates and Production Categories


North Platte Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

11.56¢ per kWh

  • 2.08% higher than last month
  • 4.92% higher than April last year
  • 2.43% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 31.62% lower than the US average
  • 360th in the state out of 586 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 6 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 3,134th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 282 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 664 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

11.28¢ per kWh

  • 0.4% higher than last month
  • 4.55% higher than April last year
  • 1.97% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 30.02% lower than the US average
  • 347th in the state out of 586 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since April last year
  • 2,771st in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 851 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$72.12 per month

  • 10.98% lower than last month
  • 1.14% lower than April last year
  • 19.52% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 36.04% lower than the US average
  • 25th in the state out of 586 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 3 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 2,004th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 322 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 85 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$89.37 per month

  • 0.08% lower than last month
  • 1.2% lower than April last year
  • 18.93% lower than the Nebraska average
  • 34.33% lower than the US average
  • 27th in the state out of 586 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 1,957th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 58 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 612 since April last year

North Platte, NE Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

On average, North Platte's residents spend 11.28 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 347th out of 590 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $111.02, while the North Platte average is 19.51% below at $89.37 per month. This ranks the city 27th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 76,217.48 megawatt hours each year, North Platte Municipal Light and Water is the largest vendor in the city.

North Platte emits 8,287.33 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 160th highest polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 195,108,717.51 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 11th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in North Platte

North Platte residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.121/kWh$0.086/kWh$126.95/mo.$68.71/mo.
347th11.28¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of North Platte
27th$89.37Average residential monthly electricity bill for North Platte Residents

Electric Companies With Service in North Platte, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
North Platte Municipal Light and WaterBUNDLED11.2389.3597,488.310,947,186.73

Sutherland, NE Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

On average, Sutherland's residents spend 10.73 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which ranks the city 299th out of 590 cities in the state. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $111.02, while the Sutherland average is 10.25% below at $99.64 per month. This ranks the city 110th in the state for average monthly bill amount. Selling an estimated 6,370.26 megawatt hours each year, Nebraska Public Power District is the largest vendor in the city.

Sutherland emits 8,287.33 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 160th highest polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 11,900,612.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 90th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sutherland

Sutherland 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.
299th10.73¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sutherland
110th$99.64Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sutherland Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Sutherland, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Nebraska Public Power DistrictBUNDLED10.6099.63825,181.6187,490,731

You’ve heard of solar, but did you know that you can power your home and business with wind?

Hershey, NE Electricity Overview

Coverage Map Placeholder

On average, Hershey's residents spend 11.60 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 0.81% higher than the state's average price of 11.51 cents and 28.04% less than the US average of 16.12 cents. The state average monthly residential electric bill is $111.02, while the Hershey average is 31.94% more at $146.48 per month. This ranks the city 463rd in the state for average monthly bill amount. Dawson Public Power has an estimated 5 total residential customers, more than any other provider who operates in the city.

Hershey emits 8,287.33 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the city due to electricity use, which makes it the 160th highest polluting city out of 590 cities in the state based on emissions per capita. This adds up to total emissions of 5,502,790.15 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the city 170th highest for total pollution in the state. The city has zero power plants currently operating in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Hershey

Hershey residential electric rates are highest in June and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.133/kWh$0.092/kWh$203.27/mo.$99.34/mo.
384th11.60¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Hershey
463rd$146.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Hershey Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Hershey, Nebraska

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Dawson Public PowerBUNDLED11.37146.5248,236.6428,220,464

You’ve heard of solar, but did you know that you can power your home and business with wind?

Electricity Production in Lincoln County, Nebraska

Power Plants in Lincoln County, Nebraska

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Lincoln County NE Coal 7,512,845.997,290,612,435.01970.42

Lincoln County, Nebraska Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lincoln County emits 16,636.98 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident in the county from electricity use, which makes it the 3rd highest polluting county out of 93 counties in Nebraska. This adds up to total emissions of 580,730,459.24 kilograms of CO2 emissions, making the county the 544th highest for total pollution in the country. Coal makes up 99.59% of the fuel used for electricity production in Lincoln County. Lincoln County is home to one electricity generation plant.

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.59%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.41%

Lincoln County, Nebraska Net Metering

Lincoln County has 6 out of 6 providers reporting that they offer net metering to residents with personal solar panels. The state of Nebraska has heavily restricted state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Lincoln County has 4 companies who are reporting energy loss from their electricity grid. The average energy loss for these companies is 6.31%. The US average for energy loss is 2.87% and the Nebraska average is 3.57%, resulting in a rank of 2547th best in the US and a state rank of 52nd best out of 3230 and 93 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Lincoln County:

  • Brady, Nebraska:
    • Dawson Public Power: 100.00%
  • Hershey, Nebraska:
    • Dawson Public Power: 100.00%
  • Maxwell, Nebraska:
    • Dawson Public Power: 100.00%
  • North Platte, Nebraska:
    • North Platte Municipal Light and Water: 100.00%
  • Sutherland, Nebraska:
    • Nebraska Public Power District: 100.00%
  • Wallace, Nebraska:
    • Midwest Electric Cooperative Corporation: 100.00%
  • Wellfleet, Nebraska:
    • McCook Public Power: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Lincoln County, Nebraska?

The largest electricity provider in Lincoln County, Nebraska by megawatt hours sold is North Platte Municipal Light and Water.

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

There are 6 electricity companies serving customers in Lincoln County, Nebraska.

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

Lincoln County, Nebraska is home to one active electricity plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

What electricity companies offer service in Lincoln County, Nebraska?

Alex Zdanov
Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2024-07-07