Bowling Green Municipal Utilities

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About Bowling Green Municipal Utilities

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities provides electricity for Bowling Green, Kentucky and is a municipally owned entity. They currently provide electricity to residential, commercial and industrial customer accounts, with a total of 25,812 residential customers, 5,176 commercial customers and 6 industrial customers signed on for their services. The average residential electricity price for Bowling Green Municipal Utilities is roughly 10.42 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 26.18% below the nationwide average rate of 14.11 cents. This makes the provider 658th lowest for average electricity price out of 2923 providers in the nation. About 815,113 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail customers in 2020. The electricity sourced by the supplier primarily came from megawatt hours that they acquired by way of wholesale channels. They purchased 847,696 megawatt hours on the wholesale market. The revenue for Bowling Green Municipal Utilities for 2020 from electricity sales was $77,858,900, with 98.37% coming from retail sales to end users.

Patrons of the provider pay an average residential power bill of $91.53. This is 30.05% less than the state average of $129.38. The provider does not have ownership in any electricity generation facilities and all of the megawatt hours that they sell to their consumers must be purchased wholesale from other providers.

Energy Loss

All providers who transmit electricity have some energy loss via heat depletion or alternative causes. Bowling Green Municipal Utilities is not an exception, as they have a yearly loss of about 3.68% of the electricity they generate. The Kentucky average for energy loss is 3.52% and the US average is 2.76%. This leaves Bowling Green Municipal Utilities with a ranking of 12th best out of 58 electricity providers in the state and 539th best out of 3509 companies in the country.

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.106/kWh$0.104/kWh$102.44/mo.$91.53/mo.
658th10.42¢Bowling Green Municipal Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
768th$91.53Average monthly electricity bill for Bowling Green Municipal Utilities' residential customers

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:801 Center Street
    Bowling Green, Kentucky 42102
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Mark Iverson

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Energy Loss

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-3.68%

Total Energy Loss

31,169MWh

539 National Rank

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Bowling Green Municipal Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Kentucky30,99476,592,00019100%

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Warren County134,554211.31$147.08/mo

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Bowling Green Municipal Utilities FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Bowling Green Municipal Utilities customers each month?

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $91.53, compared to the Kentucky average of $129.38 and the United States average of $129.38 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Bowling Green Municipal Utilities?

You can reach Bowling Green Municipal Utilities by phone via (270) 782-1200.

Who is the CEO of Bowling Green Municipal Utilities?

Mark Iverson is the CEO of Bowling Green Municipal Utilities.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Bowling Green Municipal Utilities customers?

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities' current average bundled electricity rate is 10.42 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 12.02 cents and the average national rate of 14.11 cents.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-01