Owatonna Public Utilities

About Owatonna Public Utilities

Owatonna Public Utilities is headquartered in Owatonna, Minnesota and it serves the population who live there. The company recently reported a total of 11,911 total customers. Roughly 0.57% of them are industrial customers, 8.36% of them are commercial customers and 91.07% are residential customers. Owatonna Public Utilities charges their patrons a residential electricity price of 12.63 cents per kilowatt hour on average, which is 5.76% below the average Minnesota rate of 13.40 cents. Of the 426,219 megawatt hours the provider sold and dispossessed, 94.86% were from sales to end users. The purchase of wholesale electricity made up 100.00% of the electricity sourced by the company. They earned $38,129,000 in 2020. All of that revenue came from sales to retail customers alone.

The state average monthly residential power bill is $104.42, while the Owatonna Public Utilities average is 17.61% less at $83.65 per month. This is the 53rd lowest average monthly bill amount for a provider in Minnesota. Electricity production is not part of the Owatonna Public Utilities business plan, as they purchase electricity at wholesale rates and then resell to their end users.

Owatonna Public Utilities Net Metering

Owatonna Public Utilities allows customers of the company to take part in net metering. Installation of solar panels and alternative electricity sources is often too expensive for people. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell excess electricity into the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources economically feasible .

Energy Loss

Providers routinely report energy lost through electricity transmission to government agencies who track electricity grid efficiencies. Owatonna Public Utilities recently reported a loss of 2.21% of their electricity production amount. The state average for energy loss is 2.22% and the United States average is 2.76%. This results in Owatonna Public Utilities getting a ranking of 7th best out of 169 electricity companies in the state and 222nd best out of 3510 providers in the United States.

Owatonna Public Utilities Rate & Electric Bills

Owatonna Public Utilities residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.126/kWh$84.27/mo.$79.93/mo.
1806th12.63¢Owatonna Public Utilities's Average residential price per kWh
550th$83.65Average monthly electric bill for Owatonna Public Utilities's residential customers

Owatonna Public Utilities Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal
  • Headquarters:208 Walnut Avenue
    Owatonna, Minnesota 55060
    United States of America
  • CEO:Randall Doyal

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Energy provider of the year for Minnesota, Mid-Sized Provider Category
Top 3 Lowest Energy Loss
Minnesota, Mid-Sized Provider Category
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Energy Loss

Owatonna Public Utilities's energy loss due to business operations.


Total Energy Loss


222 National Rank

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Owatonna Public Utilities State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Owatonna Public Utilities County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Steele County36,649413.83$113.23/mo

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Owatonna Public Utilities FAQ:

Who is the CEO of Owatonna Public Utilities?

Randall Doyal is the CEO of Owatonna Public Utilities.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Owatonna Public Utilities customers?

The average bundled price of electricity for consumers of Owatonna Public Utilities is 12.63 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

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

Owatonna Public Utilities currently has an average monthly bundled electric bill of $83.65, compared to the Minnesota average of $104.42 and the US of $104.42 for bundled service.

What is the phone number for Owatonna Public Utilities?

Owatonna Public Utilities's customer service phone number is (507) 451-2480

Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2022-01-03