Lincoln Electric System

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About Lincoln Electric System

Lincoln Electric System is headquartered in Lincoln, Nebraska and provides electricity in 2 cities throughout Lancaster County, Nebraska. The provider last disclosed a total of 145,834 customers, 0.16% of which are industrial accounts, 11.89% are commercial accounts and 87.95% are residential properties. Customers of Lincoln Electric System are billed an average residential electricity price of 9.75 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 10.29% lower than the average Nebraska price of 10.87 cents. There were a total of 3,085,705 megawatt hours sold through retail sales in 2020 by the provider. The electricity generated in the company's power plants made up 1,034,379 of the megawatt hours sourced by the company. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up an additional 3,154,331 megawatt hours. In 2020 the company had total electricity related revenue of $311,213,300, with 84.47% coming from retail sales and 9.67% from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

The average monthly residential electricity bill for a consumer of Lincoln Electric System is $83 per month. Customers of the company enjoy a 30.43% reduction compared to other residents of the country. Wind turbines owned by the company generate 2,451 megawatt hours, or 0.19% of the total electricity generation by the provider. With 1,255,412.46 megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuel types, Lincoln Electric System is the 226th largest producer of megawatt hours from non-renewable sources out of 3510 companies in the country. The provider produces a total of 1,037,038.24 megawatt hours from coal usage. This is the 151st most out of 3510 electricity suppliers in the country

Lincoln Electric System Net Metering

Fortunately, Lincoln Electric System allows customers of the company to participate in net metering programs. This makes it cheaper for people to install solar and other electricity options as they have the ability to sell excess megawatt hours back into the grid.

Energy Loss

Loss of electricity from heat dissipation while transmitting electricity and other causes is part of being in the electricity production business. Electricity companies are required to report these losses. Lincoln Electric System reported a yearly loss of approximately 2.81% of the electricity that they generate. Lincoln Electric System's energy loss numbers leave them with a rank of 3rd best out of the 149 providers that operate in the state and report energy loss and 335th best out of 3510 in the US.

Lincoln Electric System Rate & Electric Bills

Lincoln Electric System residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWh Average Bill $0.116/kWh$0.082/kWh $127.18/mo.$57.98/mo.
450th 9.75¢ Lincoln Electric System's Average residential price per kWh
530th $83 Average monthly electricity bill for Lincoln Electric System's residential customers

Lincoln Electric System Overview

  • Company Type: Municipal
  • Headquarters: 9445 Rokeby Road
    Lincoln, Nebraska 68526
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent: Kevin Wailes

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Quick Facts About Lincoln Electric System

Lincoln Electric System's generation plants generate 207,024.25 megawatt hours using natural gas.

Lincoln Electric System has the 247th highest total electricity generation in the US, generating 1,285,143.05 megawatt hours.

Lincoln Electric System produces 29,730.59 megawatt hours (or 2.31% of their total generation) from the use of sustainable fuel types in their generation facilities.

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Top 3 Lowest Average Residential Monthly Bill
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Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
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Energy Loss

Lincoln Electric System's energy loss due to business operations.

-2.81%

Total Energy Loss

117,854 MWh

335  National Rank

Lincoln Electric System Energy Makeup

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Lincoln Electric System State Coverage

State Customers Sales ($) State Rank Based On Revenue % of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Nebraska 145,834 273,557,215 2 100%

Lincoln Electric System County Coverage

County Population Providers Avg. County Rate (¢) Avg. Electric Bill
Lancaster County 322,608 3 9.00 $126.33/mo

Power Plants Owned by Lincoln Electric System

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type Production (MWh) Emission (kg) Emissions/MWh Toxic Chemical Release Closing Date
Platte County WY Coal 8,314,551.99 8,415,432,959.75 1,012.13
Council Bluffs IA Coal 6,362,847.99 6,069,946,201.98 953.97 Yes
Terry Bundy Generating StationLincoln Electric System (100.00%)
Lancaster County NE Natural Gas 222,239 116,580,068.31 524.57 Yes
Lancaster County NE Natural Gas 18,578 12,157,236.91 654.39
Salt Valley Wind PlantLincoln Electric System (100.00%)
Lancaster County NE Wind 2,451
Lincoln NE Natural Gas 59 492,185.67 8,342.13

Lincoln Electric System Fuel Makeup

COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
Coal
80.69%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
Natural Gas
16.11%
LANDFILL GAS
Landfill Gas
2.12%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.88%
WIND
Wind
0.19%

Cities Lincoln Electric System Has Coverage

  • Lincoln, NE
  • Waverly, NE

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

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Lincoln Electric System FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Lincoln Electric System?

Lincoln Electric System's CEO is Kevin Wailes.

What is the phone number for Lincoln Electric System?

Lincoln Electric System's customer service phone number is (402) 475-4211

What percentage of Lincoln Electric System's electricity is produced from renewable fuel types?

Lincoln Electric System generates 2.31% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

What cities does Lincoln Electric System provider electricity in?

Lincoln Electric System has customers in 2 cities.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Lincoln Electric System customers?

Lincoln Electric System's current average bundled electricity rate is 9.75 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state bundled rate of 10.87 cents and the average nationwide rate of 13.47 cents.

What percentage of Lincoln Electric System's electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Electric production plants owned by or associated with Lincoln Electric System generate 97.69% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

What is the average bundled bill for Lincoln Electric System customers each month?

Customers of Lincoln Electric System pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $83.00.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Lincoln Electric System?

There are 6 power plants associated with or owned by Lincoln Electric System.

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2021-03-16 Last Updated: 2022-04-14