Grand Island Utilities

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About Grand Island Utilities

Consumers of Grand Island Utilities purchase electricity for, on average, 9.51 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.80% less than the average Nebraska rate of 10.91 cents and 30.61% below the nationwide average of 13.71. They sold 425,876 megawatt hours through wholesale channels to other electricity providers in 2020. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 360,354 of them were produced by power production plants owned by the provider and 799,947 megawatt hours were purchased on wholesale channels. In 2020 they had total electricity related revenue of $71,089,000, with 89.78% coming from retail sales and 9.72% from wholesale electricity sales.

The state average monthly residential electric bill is $111.28, while the Grand Island Utilities average is 27.08% less at $78.45 per month. This is the 8th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the state. The supplier ranks 5th highest in Nebraska out of 149 companies for total megawatt hours produced from the use of natural gas. By megawatt hours generated, Grand Island Utilities is the 14th largest electricity company out of 167 providers in Nebraska. Electricity plants owned or managed by Grand Island Utilities generate 431,774.05 megawatt hours, which is the 292nd highest in the US out of 3509 companies.

Grand Island Utilities Net Metering

Grand Island Utilities is one of 57 electricity providers in Nebraska who offer net metering to their consumers. This makes it cheaper for residents in the area to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell unneeded kilowatt hours into the grid.

Energy Loss

Grand Island Utilities currently has a loss of roughly 3.09% of the electricity that they produce via heat dissipation and other causes. Grand Island Utilities' energy loss levels leave them with a rank of 4th best out of the 149 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 389th best out of 3509 in the US.

Grand Island Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Grand Island Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.082/kWh$120.61/mo.$57.20/mo.
359th9.51¢Grand Island Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
366th$78.45Average monthly electricity bill for Grand Island Utilities' residential customers

Grand Island Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:1306 West 3rd Street
    Grand Island, Nebraska 68801
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Tim Luchsinger

Grand Island Utilities Contact

Grand Island Utilities Service

  • Outage Phone:(308) 385-5461

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Quick Facts About Grand Island Utilities

Grand Island Utilities produces 100.00% of their total electricity production from non-renewable fuels. The total electricity produced from non-renewable sources is 431,774.05 megawatt hours, which is 4th highest out of 149 providers in the state.

Grand Island Utilities is 172nd in the United States out of 3509 electricity suppliers for total megawatt hours generated from coal.

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Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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Energy Loss

Grand Island Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-3.09%

Total Energy Loss

35,858MWh

389 National Rank

Grand Island Utilities Energy Makeup

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Grand Island Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Nebraska26,51361,828,8327100%

Grand Island Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Hall County62,89549.34$117.98/mo
Merrick County7,66869.47$126.91/mo

Power Plants Owned by Grand Island Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Adams County NE Coal 1,359,457.011,582,224,716.551,163.87
Grand Island NE Natural Gas 6,5478,574,539.031,309.69

Grand Island Utilities Fuel Makeup

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
98.29%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
0.99%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.72%

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Grand Island Utilities FAQ:

How many counties does Grand Island Utilities offer service in?

Grand Island Utilities supplies electricity in 2 counties throughout the nation including Nebraska.

What percentage of Grand Island Utilities' electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Electric plants owned by or associated with Grand Island Utilities produce 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

What percentage of Grand Island Utilities' electricity is generated from renewable fuels?

Power generation plants owned by or associated with Grand Island Utilities produce 0% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

Who is the CEO of Grand Island Utilities?

The current CEO of Grand Island Utilities is Tim Luchsinger .

How much is the average bundled bill for Grand Island Utilities customers each month?

Currently, the average monthly bundled electric bill for customers of Grand Island Utilities is $78.45. The state average bundled bill is $111.28 and the US average is $111.28.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Grand Island Utilities customers?

Grand Island Utilities' current average bundled electricity rate is 9.51 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average Nebraska bundled rate of 10.91 cents and the average US rate of 13.71 cents.

What is the phone number for Grand Island Utilities?

The Grand Island Utilities phone number is (308) 385-5480.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Grand Island Utilities?

There are 2 power plants associated with or owned by Grand Island Utilities.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-18