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MidAmerican Energy Rate & Electric Bills

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.132/kWh$0.080/kWh$146.62/mo.$51.54/mo.
675th10.46¢MidAmerican Energy's Average residential price per kWh
635th$87.86Average monthly electricity bill for MidAmerican Energy's residential customers

About MidAmerican Energy

MidAmerican Energy provides electricity to 11 states in the country including cities like New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, and Austin. The company is an investor owned organization. On average, MidAmerican Energy's consumers purchase residential electricity for 10.46 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 23.45% lower than the nationwide average of 13.67 cents. In 2020 the company had sales to end users totaling 33,925,678 megawatt hours and wholesale sales of 33,925,678 megawatt hours. The electricity sourced by the supplier came from a blend of electricity production from electricity plants owned by MidAmerican Energy and additional megawatt hours that they purchased by way of wholesale channels. In 2020 the provider had total electricity related revenue of $2,577,561,300, with 90.93% from retail sales and 4.82% from wholesale sales.

The national average monthly residential electric bill is $120.98, while the MidAmerican Energy average is 27.37% lower at $87.86 per month. Based on customer count, MidAmerican Energy is the 65th largest provider out of 3510 in the United States. They rank 264th out of the 3510 providers we track in the country for their ratio of renewable versus non-renewable fuel sources used. The supplier ranks as the 39th highest producer of megawatt hours from burning coal out of 3510 companies in the nation.

MidAmerican Energy Net Metering

Consumers of MidAmerican Energy can take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any consumer considering installing solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their unused wattage back to the electricity supplier.

Energy Loss

Loss of energy due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity generation business. Electricity companies must report these losses. MidAmerican Energy recently reported an annual loss of around 2.29% of the electricity that they transmit. This percentage of loss gives them a ranking of 231st best out of 3510 providers who report energy loss in the United States.

MidAmerican Energy Overview

  • Company Type:Investor Owned
  • Parent Company:NV Energy
  • Headquarters:666 Grand Avenue Suite 500
    Des Moines, Iowa 50309
    United States of America
  • CEO:Kelcey Brown

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Quick Facts About MidAmerican Energy

MidAmerican Energy produces 7,708 megawatt hours of electricity from the use of hydroelectric power, making MidAmerican Energy 162nd out of 3510 electricity companies in the United States.

The provider is ranked 29th in the United States for total electricity generation, producing 45,407,269.73 megawatt hours.

MidAmerican Energy's generation plants generate 1,524,348.21 megawatt hours by burning natural gas.

MidAmerican Energy ranks 44th in the United States out of 3510 providers for total electricity generated from nuclear power sources.

MidAmerican Energy produces 24,726,359 megawatt hours of electricity (or 54.45% of their total electricity production) from wind energy.

MidAmerican Energy generates 2.82% of its total megawatt hours generated from solar power, which is 149th in the nation for percentage of total electricity production that comes from solar.

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Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Top 10 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
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Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Top 10 Largest Producer of Renewable Electricity
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Energy Loss

MidAmerican Energy's energy loss due to business operations.

-2.29%

Total Energy Loss

1,057,011MWh

231 National Rank

MidAmerican Energy Energy Makeup

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MidAmerican Energy State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Delaware2843,129,000210.05%
District of Columbia1252,311,800200.58%
Illinois85,447148,047,41879.05%
Iowa716,9241,961,531,150188.76%
Maryland2,90929,522,300152.42%
New Jersey74815,108,60042
New York99499,40087
Ohio23,34453,566,1002364.62%
Pennsylvania3,83736,570,000401%
South Dakota5,20316,418,779170.62%

MidAmerican Energy County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Adams County103,8526215.64$137.90/mo
Adams County65,7374114.00$98.48/mo
Adams County27,4775715.61$136.71/mo
Albany County314,8484920.21$148.51/mo
Alexander County5,2404214.08$100.63/mo
Allegany County68,1063914.64$136.50/mo
Allegany County46,4565218.66$140.75/mo
Allegheny County1,250,5786617.29$136.15/mo
Allen County102,2065715.60$136.67/mo
Anderson County57,9225310.60$126.53/mo

Power Plants Owned by MidAmerican Energy

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rock Island County IL Nuclear 15,831,732
Council Bluffs IA Coal 5,691,029.015,478,976,785.23962.74
Louisa County IA Coal 4,322,5164,332,305,757.441,002.26
OttumwaMidAmerican Energy (52.00%)Interstate Power and Light (48.00%)
Wapello County IA Coal 4,247,879.014,328,843,673.091,019.06
Orient IA Wind 2,030,397
Highland Wind Project (IA)MidAmerican Energy (100.00%)
O'Brien County IA Wind 1,723,835
Woodbury County IA Coal 1,552,0431,596,303,035.531,028.52
Palo Alto Wind FarmMidAmerican Energy (100.00%)
Palo Alto County IA Wind 1,539,815
Woodbury County IA Coal 1,384,5671,358,306,590.62981.03
Boone County IA Wind 1,369,674

MidAmerican Energy Fuel Makeup

WIND
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
Wind
54.45%
COAL
Coal
Coal
Coal
25.63%
NUCLEAR
Nuclear
8.72%
GEOTHERMAL
Geothermal
4.93%
NATURAL GAS
Natural Gas
3.36%
OTHER
Other
2.91%

Cities MidAmerican Energy Has Coverage

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

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MidAmerican Energy FAQ:

What is the average BUNDLED electricity rate for MidAmerican Energy customers?

MidAmerican Energy's current average BUNDLED electricity rate is 10.46 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average United States BUNDLED rate of 13.67 cents.

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

MidAmerican Energy owns or is associated with 61 power plants.

What percentage of MidAmerican Energy's electricity is generated from renewable fuel sources?

Power production plants owned by or associated with MidAmerican Energy generate 62.22% of their electricity from renewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of MidAmerican Energy?

The current CEO of MidAmerican Energy is Kelcey Brown.

What company is MidAmerican Energy owned by?

MidAmerican Energy is owned by NV Energy.

How much is the average bundled bill for MidAmerican Energy customers each month?

MidAmerican Energy currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $87.86, compared to the nationwide of $120.98 for bundled service.

How many states does MidAmerican Energy offer service to?

MidAmerican Energy supplies electricity in 11 states.

What percentage of MidAmerican Energy's electricity is produced from nonrenewable fuels?

MidAmerican Energy produces 37.78% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

What is the phone number for MidAmerican Energy?

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

How many counties does MidAmerican Energy offer service to?

There are 556 counties that receive at least some electricity coverage by MidAmerican Energy.

What cities does MidAmerican Energy supply electricity to?

MidAmerican Energy provides electricity in 6388 cities.

Last Reviewed By: Fernando García
Published: 2022-08-04