Murray City Utilities

Murray City Utilities is a municipally owned entity providing electricity in Salt Lake County, Utah. There are 15,794 residential customer accounts, 3,261 commercial accounts and 2 industrial customer accounts who are receiving service from the supplier. On average, Murray City Utilities' residential electricity rate is 9.26 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 12.10% less than the average state price of 10.53 cents. A total of 393,143 megawatt hours were sold through retail sales in 2020 by the supplier. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 8,838 of them were generated by power generation facilities owned by Murray City Utilities and 397,085 megawatt hours were purchased via wholesale channels. In 2020, the provider made a total of $33,023,000 from retail electricity sales to end users.

About Murray City Utilities

The state average monthly residential power bill is $84.56, while the Murray City Utilities average is 19.99% lower at $60.52 per month. This is the 12th lowest average monthly bill amount for a supplier in Utah. The company's electricity generating facilities generate 4,959 megawatt hours from natural gas as the fuel source. This amount ranks them as the 305th highest out of 3510 providers in the US for total natural gas generation. Electricity generation plants owned by the supplier use non-renewable fuel sources to generate 56.11% of their total electricity production, or 4,959 megawatt hours. This total ranks them at 388th out of 3510 suppliers in the United States. Murray City Utilities generates 8,838 megawatt hours from their electricity plants, ranking them as the 29th highest producer of electricity out of 48 electricity suppliers in the state.

Murray City Utilities Net Metering

Murray City Utilities offers net metering options to customers of the company. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often prohibitively priced for private citizens. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell extra wattage back into the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically viable .

Energy Loss

Murray City Utilities currently suffers from the loss of approximately 3.14% of the electricity that they produce via heat dissipation and other causes. These averages allow us to compare and contrast the numerous companies who operate around the country. Murray City Utilities has earned a rank of 6th best out of 48 companies who report energy loss in the state and 398th best out of 3510 in the nation.

Murray City Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Murray City Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.093/kWh$0.092/kWh$60.52/mo.$58.72/mo.
395th9.26¢Murray City Utilities's Average residential price per kWh
178th$60.52Average monthly electric bill for Murray City Utilities's residential customers

Murray City Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:5025 South State Street
    Murray, Utah 84107
    United States of America

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Quick Facts About Murray City Utilities

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Murray City Utilities is 185th in the country out of 3510 electric providers for total megawatt hours generated from hydroelectric power.

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Murray City Utilities generates 3,879 megawatt hours (or 43.89% of their total generation) from the use of renewable fuel sources in their electricity plants.

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Murray City Utilities is the 775th largest supplier out of 3510 suppliers in the country based on total customer count.

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Energy Loss

Murray City Utilities's energy loss due to business operations.

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Total Energy Loss

12,766MWh

398 National Rank

Murray City Utilities Energy Makeup

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Murray City Utilities State Coverage

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Utah19,05733,023,00011100%

Murray City Utilities County Coverage

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Salt Lake County1,160,437210.67$82.94/mo

Power Plants Owned by Murray City Utilities

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Murray UT Natural Gas 4,9593,166,143.26638.46No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
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Murray City Utilities Fuel Makeup

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56.11%
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43.89%

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Murray City Utilities FAQ:

What percentage of Murray City Utilities’s electricity is generated using renewable fuel sources?

Murray City Utilities produces 43.89% of their electricity from renewable fuel sources.

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

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

How much is the average bill for Murray City Utilities customers each month?

The average monthly electric bill for customers of Murray City Utilities is $60.52. The Utah average bill is $84.56 and the United States average is $84.56.

What is the average electricity rate for Murray City Utilities customers?

The average price of electricity for consumers of Murray City Utilities is 9.26 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What percentage of Murray City Utilities’s electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuels?

Power generation facilities owned by or associated with Murray City Utilities generate 56.11% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuels.

What is the phone number for Murray City Utilities?

You can reach Murray City Utilities by phone via (801) 264-2626 .

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25