Laurens Municipal Power and Communications

About Laurens Municipal Power and Communications

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications is a municipally owned entity with headquarters in Laurens, Iowa and providing power to customers in 9 cities in Pocahontas County, Iowa such as the cities of Pocahontas, Laurens, Fonda, Rolfe, and Gilmore City. Currently, 833 consumers are supplied electricity by the company. These customers are a mix of 29 industrial customers, 140 commercial accounts and 664 residential customer accounts. Patrons of Laurens Municipal Power and Communications pay an average residential electricity rate of 8.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 30.15% less than the average state rate of 12.69 cents. Around 25,377 megawatt hours were sold by the supplier to retail customers in 2019. The electricity generated in the company’s power plants made up 27,465 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 14,940. In 2019 they had total electricity related revenue of $3,791,000, with 59.19% coming from retail sales and 10.66% from sales to the wholesale market.

The state average monthly residential power bill is $109.37, while the Laurens Municipal Power and Communications average is 4.44% more at $114.61 per month. Laurens Municipal Power and Communications ranks 130th in the state for average monthly bill total. The supplier ranks as the 225th highest producer of megawatt hours from burning coal in the United States out of 3510 suppliers . Laurens Municipal Power and Communications is the 77th largest electricity company out of 180 suppliers in Iowa based on total megawatt hours sold. Electricity generation facilities managed by the supplier use non-renewable fuel types to generate 100.00% of their total electricity production, or 6,163.72 megawatt hours. This amount ranks them at 383rd in the country out of 3510 providers.

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications Rate & Electric Bills

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.090/kWh$0.089/kWh$130.02/mo.$114.12/mo.
280th8.86¢Laurens Municipal Power and Communications's Average residential price per kWh
1690th$114.61Average monthly electric bill for Laurens Municipal Power and Communications's residential customers

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:272 North 3rd Street
    Laurens, Iowa 50554
    United States of America

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Quick Facts About Laurens Municipal Power and Communications

As the 538th highest generator of electricity in the United States, Laurens Municipal Power and Communications produces 6,163.72 megawatt hours of electricity.

Energy provider of the year for Iowa, Major Provider Category
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Laurens Municipal Power and Communications Energy Makeup

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Laurens Municipal Power and Communications State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Iowa8332,194,00083100%

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Pocahontas County6,619611.29$112.85/mo

Power Plants Owned by Laurens Municipal Power and Communications

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications Fuel Makeup

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
99.94%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.06%

Cities Laurens Municipal Power and Communications Has Coverage

  • Fonda, IA
  • Gilmore City, IA
  • Havelock, IA
  • Laurens, IA
  • Palmer, IA
  • Plover, IA
  • Pocahontas, IA
  • Rolfe, IA
  • Varina, IA

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

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Laurens Municipal Power and Communications FAQ:

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Laurens Municipal Power and Communications customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Laurens Municipal Power and Communications is 8.86 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

How much is the average bundled bill for Laurens Municipal Power and Communications customers each month?

Consumers of Laurens Municipal Power and Communications pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $114.61.

What percentage of Laurens Municipal Power and Communications’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel types?

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications generates 100.00% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

What percentage of Laurens Municipal Power and Communications’s electricity is produced from renewable fuel types?

Power plants owned by or associated with Laurens Municipal Power and Communications generate 0% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Laurens Municipal Power and Communications?

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications is associated with or owns 2 power plants.

What is the phone number for Laurens Municipal Power and Communications?

The Laurens Municipal Power and Communications phone number is (712) 841-4526.

What cities does Laurens Municipal Power and Communications have customers in in?

Laurens Municipal Power and Communications has customers in 9 cities throughout the country including, Iowa.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-07