Cedar Falls Electric Utility

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About Cedar Falls Electric Utility

Cedar Falls Electric Utility is a municipally owned organization. The largest city served by the supplier is Cedar Falls, but the company also provides electricity to 2 cities in Iowa. The most recent data reported by the company showed a total customer count of 19,630 accounts, 251 of which are industrial properties, 2,167 are commercial customer accounts and 17,212 are residential accounts. On average, Cedar Falls Electric Utility's customers spend 9.44 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 23.83% below Iowa's average price of 12.39 cents and 31.17% below the nationwide average of 13.71 cents. A total of 466,894 megawatt hours were sold to retail accounts in 2020 by the company and 210,202 megawatt hours sold by way of the wholesale electricity market. The electricity produced in the company's power plants made up 170,951 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company and the purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 523,041. In 2020, the provider made $36,459,700 from retail electricity sales to end users and $4,357,200from wholesale customers.

The United States average monthly residential electric bill is $121.23, while the Cedar Falls Electric Utility average is 35.08% lower at $78.71 per month. This is the 375th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the United States. Cedar Falls Electric Utility is the 11th largest supplier out of 177 providers in the state based on total megawatt hours sold. Electricity plants associated with or owned by Cedar Falls Electric Utility produce a total of 201,873.31 megawatt hours, which is the 325th highest amount in the nation out of 3509 suppliers. The provider produces a total of 189,443.93 megawatt hours from coal usage, which ranks them the 9th highest producer out of 177 companies in Iowa

Cedar Falls Electric Utility Net Metering

Cedar Falls Electric Utility is one of 60 companies in the state who offer net metering to their consumers. Net metering allows citizens to sell kilowatt hours back to the grid, making the installation of solar and other alternative electricity sources a cheaper project.

Energy Loss

Cedar Falls Electric Utility has energy loss of 2.43% of their total generation due to heat dissipation and other causes. These averages enable us to compare and contrast the grid efficiencies of the various suppliers who operate around the US. Cedar Falls Electric Utility has been given a rank of 252nd best out of 3509 providers who report energy loss in the country.

Cedar Falls Electric Utility Rate & Electric Bills

Cedar Falls Electric Utility residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.099/kWh$0.094/kWh$84.09/mo.$77.55/mo.
345th9.44¢Cedar Falls Electric Utility's Average residential price per kWh
375th$78.71Average monthly electricity bill for Cedar Falls Electric Utility's residential customers

Cedar Falls Electric Utility Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:1 Utility Parkway
    Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Steve Bernard

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Quick Facts About Cedar Falls Electric Utility

Cedar Falls Electric Utility ranks 9th in Iowa out of 177 companies for total electricity generation from natural gas, with generation totaling 11,223.27 megawatt hours per year.

Cedar Falls Electric Utility is the 280th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources in the United States out of 3509 providers.

Energy Loss

Cedar Falls Electric Utility's energy loss due to business operations.

-2.43%

Total Energy Loss

16,896MWh

252 National Rank

Cedar Falls Electric Utility Energy Makeup

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Cedar Falls Electric Utility State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Iowa19,63036,459,70012100%

Cedar Falls Electric Utility County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Black Hawk County131,144410.47$126.30/mo
Butler County14,334513.64$234.32/mo
Grundy County12,329412.87$176.50/mo

Power Plants Owned by Cedar Falls Electric Utility

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Council Bluffs IA Coal 5,691,029.015,478,976,785.23962.74
Woodbury County IA Coal 1,384,5671,358,306,590.62981.03
Cedar Falls IA Natural Gas 14,54416,333,309.321,123.03
Cedar Falls IA Natural Gas 245896,077.283,657.46

Cedar Falls Electric Utility Fuel Makeup

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
93.84%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
5.56%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.60%

Cities Cedar Falls Electric Utility Has Coverage

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

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Cedar Falls Electric Utility FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Cedar Falls Electric Utility?

Cedar Falls Electric Utility's current CEO is Steve Bernard.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Cedar Falls Electric Utility?

Cedar Falls Electric Utility owns or is associated with 4 power plants.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Cedar Falls Electric Utility customers?

Consumers of Cedar Falls Electric Utility, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 9.44 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How many counties does Cedar Falls Electric Utility have customers in to?

There are 3 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Cedar Falls Electric Utility including Iowa.

What is the phone number for Cedar Falls Electric Utility?

Cedar Falls Electric Utility's customer service phone number is (319) 268-5280

How much is the average bundled bill for Cedar Falls Electric Utility customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Cedar Falls Electric Utility is $78.71. The Iowa average bundled bill is $105.04 and the national average is $105.04.

What percentage of Cedar Falls Electric Utility's electricity is generated from renewable fuel sources?

Electric facilities owned by or associated with Cedar Falls Electric Utility produce 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

What percentage of Cedar Falls Electric Utility's electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Power facilities owned by or associated with Cedar Falls Electric Utility produce 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

What cities does Cedar Falls Electric Utility offer service to?

Cedar Falls Electric Utility has customers in 2 cities in the nation including Iowa.

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2022-09-18