Dakota Energy Coop

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About Dakota Energy Coop

At the time of the most recent government reports, the supplier showed a total of 3,579 electricity customers. This total is made up of 0.17% industrial properties, 8.35% commercial customers and 91.48% residential accounts. The residential electricity price for consumers of Dakota Energy Coop is, on average, 14.66 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 20.12% above the state's average price of 12.21 cents and 3.89% above the national average of 14.11 cents. They had total sales and disposition of 239,986 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 230,603 megawatt hours were via retail sales. The electricity sourced by the company is made up primarily of megawatt hours they procured by way of the wholesale market. Of the electricity sourced whole purchased made up 100.00%.

The nationwide average monthly residential power bill is $125.95, while the Dakota Energy Coop average is 84.65% more at $232.57 per month. Dakota Energy Coop is the 2944th ranked provider in the US for average monthly bill amount. The provider currently does not produce any of the electricity that they sell. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale prices from other companies and then resell it at a higher rate to end customers.

Energy Loss

All electricity providers who generate electricity suffer from some amount of energy loss from heat dissipation or alternative factors. Dakota Energy Coop is no different, as they have a yearly loss of roughly 3.76% of the electricity they produce. The state average for energy loss is 2.38% and the nationwide average is 2.76%. This gives Dakota Energy Coop a ranking of 11th best out of 66 companies in the state and 567th best out of 3509 suppliers in the US.

Dakota Energy Coop Rate & Electric Bills

Dakota Energy Coop residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.147/kWh$0.131/kWh$237.08/mo.$200.10/mo.
2448th14.66¢Dakota Energy Coop's Average residential price per kWh
2944th$232.57Average monthly electricity bill for Dakota Energy Coop's residential customers

Dakota Energy Coop Overview

  • Company Type:Cooperative
  • Headquarters:40294 US Highway 14
    Huron, South Dakota 57350
    United States of America
  • CEO:Chad Felderman

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Energy Loss

Dakota Energy Coop's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


567 National Rank

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Dakota Energy Coop State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
South Dakota3,57923,487,80013100%

Dakota Energy Coop County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Beadle County19,149114.48$225.06/mo
Buffalo County1,948313.06$169.80/mo
Hand County3,145214.59$229.90/mo
Hyde County1,262114.57$229.01/mo
Kingsbury County5,187513.31$211.21/mo

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Dakota Energy Coop FAQ:

How many counties does Dakota Energy Coop have customers in in?

There are 5 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Dakota Energy Coop.

How much is the average bundled bill for Dakota Energy Coop customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Dakota Energy Coop is $232.57. The state average bundled bill is $122.29 and the United States average is $122.29.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Dakota Energy Coop customers?

Dakota Energy Coop's current average bundled electricity rate is 14.66 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 12.21 cents and the average United States rate of 14.11 cents.

Who is the CEO of Dakota Energy Coop?

Dakota Energy Coop's CEO is Chad Felderman.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-09-15