Butler County REC: Rates and Coverage Area

Butler County REC

Electricity Rates, Plans & Statistics

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About Butler County REC

Butler County REC provides electricity to 4 cities in Iowa such as the cities of New Hampton, Sumner, Allison, Fredericksburg, and Roseville CDP. The organization is an electric cooperative. With 4,243 total customers, the supplier provides electricity to 761 industrial customers, 9 commercial locations and 3,473 residential customers. Customers of Butler County REC are charged an average residential electricity rate of 14.04 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, luckily for their customers, 10.75% less than the average nationwide rate of 15.73 cents. The company participated in both the retail sales and the wholesale electricity market in 2022, with sales to end users adding up to 248,806 megawatt hours and wholesale sales equaling 35,929 megawatt hours. The electricity they sourced consisted of megawatt hours generated by the company in power facilities they own and megawatt hours that they procured via the wholesale market. In 2022, they made a total of $29,249,200 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had revenue of $3,186,100 coming from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

The nationwide average monthly residential electric bill is $135.39, while the Butler County REC average is 48.04% higher at $200.43 per month. Butler County REC is the 2846th ranked provider in the US for average monthly bill total. The company does not have ownership in any power plants and all of the power that they sell to their customers must be purchased from other providers.

Butler County REC Net Metering

Customers of Butler County REC can take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer considering purchasing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused wattage back to the grid.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is part of the process when dealing with electricity transmission. Butler County REC currently averages a loss of around 2.33% of the electricity they transmit. Butler County REC's energy loss levels place them at of 16th best out of the 177 providers that operate in Iowa and report energy loss and 255th best out of 3526 in the US.

Butler County REC Rate & Electric Bills

Butler County REC residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.164/kWh$0.111/kWh$348.75/mo.$147.20/mo.
1699th14.04¢Butler County REC's Average residential price per kWh
2846th$200.43Average monthly electricity bill for Butler County REC's residential customers

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Butler County REC Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:521 North Main Street
    Allison, Iowa 50602
    United States of America
  • CEO:Craig Codner

Butler County REC Contact

Butler County REC Service

Energy provider of the year for Iowa, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Shortest Average Electricity Outages
Iowa, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Butler County REC's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


255 National Rank

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Butler County REC State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Butler County REC County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Bremer County24,863615.08$170.09/mo
Butler County14,421513.89$199.54/mo
Chickasaw County12,021815.17$173.39/mo
Floyd County15,672414.48$185.53/mo

Cities Butler County REC Has Coverage

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

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Butler County REC FAQ:

What is the average bundled bill for Butler County REC customers each month?

Customers of Butler County REC pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $200.43.

Who is the CEO of Butler County REC?

Craig Codner is the CEO of Butler County REC.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Butler County REC customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Butler County REC is 14.04 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does Butler County REC offer service in?

There are 4 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Butler County REC including Iowa.

What is the phone number for Butler County REC?

Butler County REC's customer service phone number is (319) 267-2726

What cities does Butler County REC sell electricity to?

Butler County REC provides electricity in 4 cities.

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Published: 2024-01-26