Tenaska is a retail power marketer. A retail power marketer is a provider that offers their services in deregulated electricity markets where consumers are able to choose from a multitude electricity providers. With 195 total consumers, the provider supplies electricity to 185 industrial properties and 10 commercial customer accounts. A total of 8,980,914 megawatt hours were sold to retail consumers in 2020 by the company and 39,186,816 megawatt hours sold to wholesale customers. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 48,167,730 megawatt hours were acquired on wholesale channels. In 2020, the company had revenue of $300,753,300 from retail electricity sales and $993,901,600 from sales via wholesale channels. Their total revenue from all electricity activities was $1,294,654,900.

About Tenaska

Based on customer count, Tenaska is the 1431st largest supplier out of 3511 in the US. The supplier generates 22,642,983.17 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel types per year, ranking them 54th in the nation out of 3511 suppliers. The supplier is 87th in the country out of 3511 suppliers that we track for total megawatt hours generated from wind turbines, with 61,698.78 megawatt hours generated.

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

For the purpose of electricity production, Tenaska’s top fuel source is Natural Gas, accounting for 96.94% (or 22,637,819.95 megawatt hours) of generation for the company. Other fuel sources used include Solar at 2.78% and Wind at 0.26% of production. Around 373.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions are released per megawatt hour sold by the supplier. This results in them ranking as the 1441st highest polluter in the US when it comes to pollution from electricity sales. A total of 3,358,044,271.66 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted due to the electricity sold by the supplier. Tenaska is associated with or owns 14 electricity generation facilities within their operating region. This is the 179th highest number of plants associated with an electricity supplier out of the 3511 companies operating that we receive data on in the country.

Tenaska Rate & Electric Bills

Tenaska commercial electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.042/kWh$0.032/kWh$1290458.33/mo.$683560.00/mo.
30th4.05¢Tenaska's Average commercial price per kWh
1726th$683,560Average monthly electric bill for Tenaska's commercial customers

Tenaska Overview

  • Company Type:Retail Power Marketer
  • Subsidiary Company:Soltage
  • Headquarters:14302 FNB Parkway
    Omaha, Nebraska 68154
    United States of America
  • CEO:Howard L. Hawks

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    Quick Facts About Tenaska

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    The production of the megawatt hours sold by Tenaska caused an increase in CO2 pollution of 112.45% over the course of the last 12 months.

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    Tenaska ranks 23rd out of 3511 providers in the country for total electricity production from natural gas, with generation totaling 22,637,819.95 total megawatt hours a year.

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    Tenaska has the 64th largest total electricity generation in the US, producing 23,353,221.95 megawatt hours.

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    Releasing 3,358,044,271.66 kilograms of CO2, Tenaska comes in as the 179th highest polluting electricity company in the nation out of the 3511 we follow.

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    Tenaska is 409th out of the 3511 providers in the nation when considering the percentage of their fuel usage that comes from sustainable fuel types.

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    Tenaska generates 648,540 megawatt hours of electricity (or 2.78% of their total production) from solar fields.

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    Tenaska Energy Makeup

    Tenaska State Coverage

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    Montana39,656,70015No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Nevada676,962,1005No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Texas186214,134,50047No DataIcon representing missing value.

    Power Plants Owned by Tenaska

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    Tenaska Westmoreland Generating StationTenaska (100.00%)
    Westmoreland County PA Natural Gas 6,614,7192,343,516,884.94354.29No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Pittsburg County OK Natural Gas 4,133,9441,676,052,806.68405.44No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Tenaska Gateway Generating StationTenaska (79.21%)ITOCHU Corporation (10.39%)
    Rusk County TX Natural Gas 3,582,3251,408,530,388.58393.19No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Tenaska Virginia Generating StationTenaska (65.35%)ITOCHU Corporation (17.32%)
    Fluvanna County VA Natural Gas 2,975,8171,159,897,595.78389.77No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Tenaska Frontier Generation StationTenaska (100.00%)
    Grimes County TX Natural Gas 2,593,710997,197,489.26384.47No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Tenaska Lindsay Hill Generating StationTenaska (100.00%)
    Autauga County AL Natural Gas 1,895,012762,862,456.3402.56No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    LSP-Cottage Grove LPTenaska (18.03%)Cottage Grove Operating Services LLC (1.00%)ITOCHU Corporation (34.00%)D E Shaw Synoptic Acquisition I LLC (38.22%)OGPA Cottage Grove LLC (8.75%)
    Cottage Grove MN Natural Gas 681,72796,359,029.34141.35No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Berkshire PowerTenaska (100.00%)
    Agawam Town MA Natural Gas 617,602242,039,238.84391.9No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Imperial Solar Energy Center WestTenaska (100.00%)
    Imperial County CA Solar 390,04537,635,881.2196.49No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.
    Imperial Solar Energy Center SouthTenaska (100.00%)
    Imperial County CA Solar 243,00823,448,112.0396.49No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

    Tenaska Fuel Makeup

    NATURAL GAS
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    96.94%
    SOLAR Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
    Solar
    2.78%
    WIND Renewable, RefreshableIcon representing renewability.
    Wind
    0.26%
    DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
    Distillate Fuel Oil
    0.02%

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    Tenaska FAQ:

    What percentage of Tenaska’s electricity is produced using nonrenewable fuels?

    Power generation plants owned by or associated with Tenaska generate 96.96% of their electricity from nonrenewable fuel sources.

    What percentage of Tenaska’s electricity is produced using renewable fuel sources?

    Power facilities owned by or associated with Tenaska generate 3.04% of their electricity using renewable fuel types.

    How many power plants are owned by or associated with Tenaska?

    There are 14 power plants associated with or owned by Tenaska.

    Does Tenaska have any subsidiary companies?

    Soltage is owned by Tenaska.

    Who is the CEO of Tenaska?

    Howard L. Hawks is the current CEO of Tenaska.

    What is the phone number for Tenaska?

    The Tenaska phone number is (402) 691-9500.

    How many states does Tenaska supply electricity in?

    Tenaska supplies electricity to customers in 3 states in the country including, Texas, Nevada, and Montana.

    Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
    Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-10-12