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Moorhead Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Moorhead Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in October.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.108/kWh$0.106/kWh$94.69/mo.$90.46/mo.
822nd10.77¢Moorhead Utilities' Average residential price per kWh
828th$93.16Average monthly electricity bill for Moorhead Utilities' residential customers

About Moorhead Utilities

Moorhead Utilities provides electricity in Moorhead, Minnesota. At the moment, 20,011 consumers receive their electricity from the supplier. These customers are a mix of 376 industrial properties, 1,976 commercial accounts and 17,659 residential locations. The average residential electricity price for Moorhead Utilities is roughly 10.77 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 21.43% lower than the state's average price of 13.71 cents. In 2020 the company sold 95.71% of their total megawatt hours disposed via normal retail sales to end users. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 2,555 of them were generated by electricity generation facilities owned by Moorhead Utilities and 437,549 megawatt hours were acquired by way of wholesale channels. In 2020, the company made 88.42% of their revenue from retail electricity sales.

The Minnesota average monthly residential electric bill is $100.4, while the Moorhead Utilities average is 5.98% less at $93.16 per month. This is the 88th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in the state. Moorhead Utilities produces 2,028 megawatt hours from their production facilities, ranking them as the 634th largest producer of electricity in the US out of 3510 electricity providers. The company produces 68.20% of their total generation, which is 1,383 megawatt hours, from renewable fuels. Wind turbines associated with the supplier generate 1,383 megawatt hours, which is 68.20% of the total electricity generation by the provider.

Moorhead Utilities Net Metering

Consumers of Moorhead Utilities are able to take advantage of net metering offerings, which is a positive for both parties. This is a positive for any customer potentially installing personal solar panels, as net metering allows them to sell their extra electricity back into the grid.

Energy Loss

All suppliers who transmit electricity have some amount of energy loss via heat dissipation or alternative causes. Moorhead Utilities is no different, as they have an annual loss of about 4.18% of the aggregate electricity they transmit. This percentage of electricity lost results in them being given a rank of 689th best out of 3510 providers who report energy loss in the US and 29th best out of 166 in the state.

Moorhead Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:700 15th Avenue North
    Moorhead, Minnesota 56560
    United States of America
  • Director/Superintendent:Steve Iverson

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Quick Facts About Moorhead Utilities

Moorhead Utilities generates 31.80% of their total electricity production from non-renewable fuel sources. The total electricity generated from non-renewable sources is 645 megawatt hours, which is 21st highest out of 166 companies in Minnesota.

Based on megawatt hours generated, Moorhead Utilities is the 59th largest supplier out of 219 electricity companies in Minnesota.

Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
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Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
National, Major Provider Category
Claim Award
Energy provider of the year for National, Major Provider Category
Highest Ratio of Renewable Electricity
National, Major Provider Category
Claim Award

Energy Loss

Moorhead Utilities' energy loss due to business operations.

-4.18%

Total Energy Loss

18,395MWh

689 National Rank

Moorhead Utilities Energy Makeup

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Moorhead Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State
Minnesota20,01139,930,80024100%

Moorhead Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Clay County65,318712.98$182.26/mo

Power Plants Owned by Moorhead Utilities

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Moorhead Wind TurbineMoorhead Utilities (100.00%)
Moorhead MN Wind 1,383
Centennial Generating StationMoorhead Utilities (100.00%)
Moorhead MN Distillate Fuel Oil 645567,549.86879.92

Moorhead Utilities Fuel Makeup

WIND
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Wind
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Wind
Wind
Wind
68.20%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
Distillate Fuel Oil
31.80%

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Moorhead Utilities FAQ:

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Moorhead Utilities?

There are 2 power plants owned by or associated with Moorhead Utilities.

How much is the average bundled bill for Moorhead Utilities customers each month?

Customers of Moorhead Utilities pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $93.16.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Moorhead Utilities customers?

The average bundled rate of electricity for consumers of Moorhead Utilities is 10.77 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Moorhead Utilities?

You can reach Moorhead Utilities by phone via (218) 299-5166.

What percentage of Moorhead Utilities' electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuel sources?

Moorhead Utilities generates 31.80% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuels.

What percentage of Moorhead Utilities' electricity is produced from renewable fuels?

Moorhead Utilities generates 68.20% of their electricity using renewable fuels.

Who is the CEO of Moorhead Utilities?

Steve Iverson is the CEO of Moorhead Utilities.

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-08-01