Kay County, Oklahoma Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Kay County, Oklahoma Electricity Overview

Kay County generates 73.19 megawatt hours per capita each year, making it the 12 highest county out of 77 counties in Oklahoma for production per capita.

Kay County averages 69.97 megawatt hours per person produced from renewable electricity sources, which is 11th highest in the statecounties.

The average residential price per kilowatt hour in Kay County is 11.73 cents. This is approximately 16.13% less than the national average price of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

When measuring CO2 emissions per capita, Kay County saw a 2.50% decrease during the course of the last 12 months.

Kay County generates 88,329 megawatt hours from hydroelectric facilities in the last 12 months, which gives them a rank of 273rd out of 3221 counties in the nation for total hydroelectric production.

Kay County uses non-renewable fuel sources to generate 3.21 megawatt hours per citizen, making them the 567th highest county in the United States for non-renewable generation per capita.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    722,335 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.53 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,198,295 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    3,057,823 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    140,472 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    73.19 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    21,416,839 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    490.09 kg

Ponca City, OK Electricity Overview

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Ponca City has an average residential electricity rate of 12.14 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 8.84% higher than the state's average rate of 11.15 cents, resulting in the city ranking 755th out of 846 cities in the state for lowest average electricity rate. More electricity is consumed within Ponca City than is generated, with electricity usage adding up to 1840.00% of production. Ponca City Utility Authority is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

Coming in as the 17th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Ponca City emits 138,303,215.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. More telling of the city's emissions reality is the per person CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 5,662.59 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 10th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city is home to one electricity producing plant. Ponca City's main fuel type used for electricity production is Natural Gas. The city generates 21,941 megawatt hours from this fuel source.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ponca City

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.124/kWh$0.121/kWh$120.37/mo.$112.77/mo.
755th12.14¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ponca City
126th$114.2Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ponca City Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ponca City, Oklahoma

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kay Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.55126.5451,7096,487,000
Ponca City Utility AuthorityBUNDLED11.74102.2144,40016,949,000

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Blackwell, OK Electricity Overview

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Blackwell has an average residential electricity rate of 12.52 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 12.32% higher than the state's average rate of 11.15 cents, resulting in the city ranking 802nd out of 846 cities in the state for lowest average electricity rate. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 132.86 minutes. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Blackwell Electric.

Coming in as the 67th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Blackwell emits 33,294,960.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 5,471.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Blackwell as the 15th highest polluting city in Oklahoma. Within Blackwell, there are no power producing plants. The residents must rely on electricity generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Blackwell

Blackwell residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.471/kWh$0.051/kWh$632.33/mo.$39.53/mo.
802nd12.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Blackwell
399th$121.23Average residential monthly electricity bill for Blackwell Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Blackwell, Oklahoma

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Blackwell ElectricBUNDLED15.68126.6327,574.444,323,209.95
Kay Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.55126.5451,7096,487,000
Oklahoma Gas & ElectricBUNDLED10.55112.588,837,892932,739,092

Tonkawa, OK Electricity Overview

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Tonkawa has an average residential electricity rate of 11.65 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 4.45% higher than the state's average rate of 11.15 cents, resulting in the city ranking 599th out of 846 cities in the state for lowest average electricity rate. The power grid in the city is faced with an average of 1.03 outages per customer a year, with outages lasting roughly 132.86 minutes. The national averages of outages and outage time frames are 1.21 outages per year and 122.99 minutes each outage. The largest vendor in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Tonkawa, Oklahoma Electric Utility.

Coming in as the 109th worst ranked city out of 846 cities in the state, Tonkawa emits 16,497,010.03 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per resident in the city, which is 5,471.65 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This calculation ranks Tonkawa as the 423rd highest polluting city in Oklahoma. Within Tonkawa, there are no power producing plants. The residents must rely on electricity generated outside of the city boundaries.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Tonkawa

Tonkawa residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.471/kWh$0.051/kWh$632.33/mo.$39.53/mo.
599th11.65¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Tonkawa
66th$112.81Average residential monthly electricity bill for Tonkawa Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Tonkawa, Oklahoma

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Kay Electric CooperativeBUNDLED12.55126.5451,7096,487,000
Oklahoma Gas & ElectricBUNDLED10.55112.588,837,892932,739,092
Tonkawa, Oklahoma Electric UtilityBUNDLED11.8598.5112,522.181,483,610.9

Electricity Production in Kay County, Oklahoma

Power Plants in Kay County, Oklahoma

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Kay County OK Wind 956,428
Frontier Windpower IIFrontier Windpower II, LLC (100.00%)
Kay County OK Wind 672,705
Kay County OK Wind 588,005
Rock Falls Wind Farm LLCEDF Renewables (100.00%)
Kay County OK Wind 548,822
NextEra-Blackwell Wind, LLCNextEra Energy (100.00%)
Kay County OK Wind 203,534
Kay County OK Natural Gas 118,53182,900,944699.4
Kay County OK Conventional Hydroelectric 88,329
Ponca City OK Natural Gas 21,94111,926,773.74543.58

Kay County, Oklahoma Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For electricity generation purposes, Kay County's primary fuel is Wind, making up 2,969,494 megawatt hours, or 92.85% of production in the county. Natural Gas and Conventional Hydroelectric are the second and third most used fuel types, respectively, for electricity generation. Natural Gas is used to make 4.39% of electricity generation and Conventional Hydroelectric makes up 2.76% of total generation in the county. The county has the 2584th largest amount of total CO2 pollution from electricity consumption of all of the counties in the United States, emitting 21,416,839.17 kilograms. The county averages 490.09 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen from electricity consumption, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. They rank 2804th highest in the country in this category. Kay County has the 2nd most power plants of any county in Oklahoma, with 8 total plants.

WIND
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Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
92.85%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
4.39%
CONVENTIONAL HYDROELECTRIC
Conventional Hydroelectric
2.76%

Kay County, Oklahoma Net Metering

There are 8 companies in Kay County offering electricity. Of those 8, 25.00% of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state of Oklahoma has bad state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

The average energy loss for electricity providers in Kay County is 3.00%. This includes data from 4 providers, including Oklahoma Gas & Electric, Ponca City Utility Authority, and Kay Electric Cooperative. The nationwide average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 3.39%, resulting in a rank of 412th best in the United States and a state rank of 2nd best out of 3221 and 77 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Kay County:

  • Blackwell, Oklahoma:
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 38.21%
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 38.21%
    • Blackwell Electric: 23.57%
  • Braman, Oklahoma:
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 35.22%
    • Braman, Oklahoma Electric Utility: 29.56%
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 35.22%
  • Kaw City, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 65.17%
    • Public Service Company of Oklahoma: 34.83%
  • Kildare, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 50.00%
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 50.00%
  • Newkirk, Oklahoma:
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 33.88%
    • Newkirk, Oklahoma Electric Utility: 32.25%
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 33.88%
  • Ponca City, Oklahoma:
    • Ponca City Utility Authority: 50.72%
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 49.28%
  • Tonkawa, Oklahoma:
    • Oklahoma Gas & Electric: 33.96%
    • Kay Electric Cooperative: 33.96%
    • Tonkawa, Oklahoma Electric Utility: 32.09%

* 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 Kay County, Oklahoma?

By total revenue, Oklahoma Gas & Electric is the largest electricity provider in Kay County, Oklahoma.

How many power plants are in Kay County, Oklahoma?

Kay County, Oklahoma is home to 8 active electricity plants producing electricity for the county and other surrounding areas.

How many electric companies offer service in Kay County, Oklahoma?

There are 8 electricity providers serving consumers in Kay County, Oklahoma.

What electricity companies offer service in Kay County, Oklahoma?

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-08-31