Kansas City Board of Public Utilities

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About Kansas City Board of Public Utilities

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities provides electricity to 2 counties in Kansas including Meade County and Clark County. With 66,869 customers, the supplier supplies electricity to 82 industrial properties, 7,032 commercial accounts and 59,755 residential customers. On average, Kansas City Board of Public Utilities charges their customers a residential electricity rate of 13.13 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 4.22% below the US average price of 13.71 cents. In 2020 the company sold 482,228 megawatt hours to other providers via the wholesale market. During the same timeframe, Kansas City Board of Public Utilities produced 1,078,879 megawatt hours and procured 465,370 megawatt hours via the wholesale market. The revenue for the company in 2020 from electricity sales was $238,188,000, with $226,824,000 coming from retail sales to end users and $12,191,000 from sales to the wholesale market.

The United States average monthly residential power bill is $121.23, while the Kansas City Board of Public Utilities average is 13.38% less at $105.01 per month. There are 1,240,901.93 megawatt hours produced by the supplier from the burning of coal, which ranks them the 143rd highest producer in the United States out of 3509 electric providers. With 1,600,184.61 megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel sources, the provider is the 209th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources in the nation out of 3509 providers. Generation plants owned by Kansas City Board of Public Utilities generate a total of 1,600,184.61 megawatt hours, which is the 235th highest in the country out of 3509 suppliers.

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities Net Metering

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities is one of 44 electric providers in the state who offer net metering to their consumers. This is a positive for any consumer potentially installing solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their excess wattage back to the electricity company.

Energy Loss

Energy loss is a part of life when working with electricity transmission. Kansas City Board of Public Utilities currently averages a loss of approximately 4.72% of the aggregate electricity they produce. This percentage of loss earns them a rank of 819th best out of 3509 suppliers who report energy loss in the country.

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in January.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.148/kWh$0.110/kWh$157.78/mo.$70.75/mo.
1962nd13.13¢Kansas City Board of Public Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
1236th$105.01Average monthly electricity bill for Kansas City Board of Public Utilities' residential customers

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:540 Minnesota Avenue
    Kansas City, Kansas 66101
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Robert L. Milan, Sr.

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Quick Facts About Kansas City Board of Public Utilities

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities generates 347,567.85 megawatt hours from the burning of natural gas and ranks 192nd out of 3509 providers in the United States for this category.

Energy Loss

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-4.72%

Total Energy Loss

129,198MWh

819 National Rank

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities Energy Makeup

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Kansas City Board of Public Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Kansas66,869224,534,0002100%

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Clark County1,991414.26$107.36/mo
Meade County4,055415.49$109.25/mo

Power Plants Owned by Kansas City Board of Public Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Cass County MO Natural Gas 1,789,780731,231,851.56408.56
Kansas City KS Coal 1,292,8411,387,638,584.091,073.33

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities Fuel Makeup

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
77.55%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
21.72%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.73%

Cities Kansas City Board of Public Utilities Has Coverage

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Kansas City Board of Public Utilities FAQ:

What percentage of Kansas City Board of Public Utilities' electricity is generated using renewable fuels?

Electric production facilities owned by or associated with Kansas City Board of Public Utilities produce 0% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of Kansas City Board of Public Utilities?

The current CEO of Kansas City Board of Public Utilities is Robert L. Milan, Sr..

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Kansas City Board of Public Utilities customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for customers of Kansas City Board of Public Utilities is 13.13 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How much is the average bundled bill for Kansas City Board of Public Utilities customers each month?

Consumers of Kansas City Board of Public Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $105.01.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Kansas City Board of Public Utilities?

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities is associated with or owns 2 power plants.

What cities does Kansas City Board of Public Utilities offer service to?

Kansas City Board of Public Utilities supplies to 3 cities.

What percentage of Kansas City Board of Public Utilities' electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Electric facilities owned by or associated with Kansas City Board of Public Utilities generate 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel sources.

What is the phone number for Kansas City Board of Public Utilities?

You can reach Kansas City Board of Public Utilities by phone via (913) 573-9000.

How many counties does Kansas City Board of Public Utilities sell electricity to?

There are 2 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by Kansas City Board of Public Utilities.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2022-08-01