MidAmerican Energy

MidAmerican Energy is an investor owned entity serving 11 different states within the United States. In addition, this service area includes 491 cities within these states. MidAmerican Energy has an average residential electricity rate of 10.08 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 25.02% lower than the national average price of 13.45 cents. This ranks the company 334th out of 3511 companies in the US for lowest average electricity price. They had total sales and disposition of 46,229,572 megawatt hours in 2020, of which 73.39% were via retail sales and 24.27% were by way of wholesale channels. Electricity production and wholesale power purchases made up 70.27% and 29.73%, respectively, of all electricity sourced. Electricity facilities the company owns produced 32,487,414 megawatt hours and an additional 13,742,158 were procured by way of wholesale channels. In 2020, they made a total of $2,577,561,300 from business activities relating to the sale and transfer of electricity. They had 90.93% of their revenue coming from retail sales to end users and 4.82% from sales to the wholesale electricity market.

About MidAmerican Energy

The national average monthly residential power bill is $120.24, while the MidAmerican Energy average is 29.83% less at $84.37 per month. This is the 315th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the country. The company is the 168th largest generator of hydroelectric power in the United States out of 3511 suppliers. The supplier is the 163rd highest company in the United States out of 3511 companies for megawatt hours generated from the burning of natural gas. By megawatt hours produced, MidAmerican Energy is the 30th largest supplier out of 3511 in the United States.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

MidAmerican Energy’s electricity sales are responsible for 9,588,018,952.28 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which is 76th highest in the nation out of 3511 companies. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 levels per megawatt hour sold, which amounts to 291.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions per megawatt hour sold. Using this calculation MidAmerican Energy is the 1474th highest polluting provider in the US. The supplier has about 53.62% of its electricity generated using Wind. Coal and Nuclear are the second and third most used fuel sources, respectively, for electricity generation. Coal makes up 10,648,987.15 megawatt hours (25.87%) of electricity generation and Nuclear makes up 3,933,109.75 megawatt hours (9.55%) of total production from the company. With a total of 65 electricity generation facilities within their service area, MidAmerican Energy has the 32nd most electricity plants linked to an electricity company out of the 3511 suppliers in the country that we gather data on.

MidAmerican Energy Net Metering

Offering net metering to consumers is a win-win situation for MidAmerican Energy and any individuals who get their electricity from the company. Without net metering, solar panel purchased are significantly less attractive economically, as citizens have no way to sell unused electricity back to their provider.

Energy Loss

MidAmerican Energy currently has a loss of roughly 2.29% of the electricity that they generate. These averages allow us to compare the various suppliers who operate throughout the nation. MidAmerican Energy has earned a ranking of 1186th worst out of 3511 suppliers who report energy loss in the nation.

MidAmerican Energy Rate & Electric Bills

MidAmerican Energy residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.131/kWh$0.079/kWh$144.20/mo.$50.92/mo.
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315th$84.37Average monthly electric bill for MidAmerican Energy's residential customers

MidAmerican Energy Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Parent Company:NV Energy
  • Headquarters:P.O. Box 657
    Des Moines , Iowa 50306
    United States of America
  • CEO:Kelcey Brown

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Quick Facts About MidAmerican Energy

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MidAmerican Energy has the 30th highest total electricity production in the country, producing 41,166,097.67 megawatt hours.

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MidAmerican Energy produces 9.55% of their total megawatt hour production from nuclear power, for a total of 3,933,109.75 megawatt hours.

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MidAmerican Energy generates 15,440,040.66 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources, which is 77th out of 3511 companies in the nation.

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MidAmerican Energy generates 25,726,057.01 megawatt hours (or 62.49% of their total production) from the use of renewable fuels in their power plants.

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MidAmerican Energy releases 9,588,018,952.28 kilograms of CO2 due to electricity sold, which makes it the 76th worst polluting electricity provider in the United States out of 3511.

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The production of the megawatt hours sold by MidAmerican Energy caused an increase in CO2 pollution of 311,959,255.14 kilograms (3.36%) in the last 12 months.

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Energy Loss

MidAmerican Energy's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss


1186 National Rank

MidAmerican Energy Energy Makeup

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MidAmerican Energy State Coverage

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District of Columbia1252,311,800240.01%
New Jersey74815,108,60060No DataIcon representing missing value.
New York99499,400141No DataIcon representing missing value.
South Dakota5,17015,849,621170.59%

MidAmerican Energy County Coverage

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Adair County7,152316.22$120.86/mo
Adams County3,602313.67$105.72/mo
Audubon County5,496211.77$94.54/mo
Benton County25,645313.67$138.17/mo
Black Hawk County131,228510.42$96.43/mo
Boone County26,234314.15$150.39/mo
Bremer County25,062513.75$153.56/mo
Buchanan County21,175313.13$128.57/mo
Buena Vista County19,620412.94$137.05/mo
Butler County14,439411.33$131.69/mo

Power Plants Owned by MidAmerican Energy

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Rock Island County IL Nuclear 15,732,439578,282,619.9336.76No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Council Bluffs IA Coal 5,927,5555,657,934,825.9954.51YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Louisa County IA Coal 3,815,507.013,822,091,078.081,001.73YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Wapello County IA Coal 3,247,390.993,359,219,241.081,034.44No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Orient IA Wind 1,744,27249,795,994.428.55No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Highland Wind Project (IA)MidAmerican Energy (100.00%)
O'Brien County IA Wind 1,601,71145,716,018.5828.54No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Woodbury County IA Coal 1,477,072.011,513,034,904.231,024.35YesNo DataIcon representing missing value.
Boone County IA Wind 1,310,81037,416,392.0528.54No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
San Luis Obispo County CA Solar 1,309,730127,549,788.8897.39No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
Poweshiek County IA Wind 1,273,38936,340,595.7328.54No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

MidAmerican Energy Fuel Makeup

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MidAmerican Energy FAQ:

What company is MidAmerican Energy owned by?

MidAmerican Energy is a subsidiary of NV Energy.

What is the average electricity rate for MidAmerican Energy customers?

Consumers of MidAmerican Energy, on average, have an electricity rate 10.08 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for MidAmerican Energy?

The MidAmerican Energy phone number is (888) 427-5632.

What is the average bill for MidAmerican Energy customers each month?

MidAmerican Energy currently has an average monthly electric bill of $84.37, compared to the national of $120.24.

Who is the CEO of MidAmerican Energy?

Kelcey Brown is the current CEO of MidAmerican Energy.

What percentage of MidAmerican Energy’s electricity is produced using renewable fuel types?

Electric generation facilities owned by or associated with MidAmerican Energy generate 62.49% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

What cities does MidAmerican Energy supply electricity in?

MidAmerican Energy serves electricity to 491 cities.

How many states does MidAmerican Energy provider electricity to?

MidAmerican Energy offers service in 11 states in the United States including, Texas, New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, and Ohio.

What percentage of MidAmerican Energy’s electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel types?

Electric plants owned by or associated with MidAmerican Energy produce 37.51% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

How many power plants are owned by or associated with MidAmerican Energy?

MidAmerican Energy is associated with or owns 65 power plants.

How many counties does MidAmerican Energy sell electricity to?

MidAmerican Energy provides electricity to customers in 78 counties in the US including, Texas, New York, Pennsylvania, Illinois, and Ohio.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-09-28