Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility

Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility is a municipally owned organization providing electricity in 8 cities in the state of Kansas including Wathena, Highland, Troy, Elwood, and Denton. There are 116 commercial customer accounts and 520 residential customer accounts served by the company. The average residential electricity rate for Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility is approximately 15.01 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 17.66% higher than the state's average price of 12.76 cents and 12.61% above the US average of 13.33 cents. In 2019 Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility sold 85.26% of their megawatt hours by way of normal retail sales to end users. Of the megawatt hours they sourced, 8,900 megawatt hours were procured via the wholesale electricity market. In 2019 the supplier had total electricity related revenue of $1,118,000, with 98.39% from retail sales.

About Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility

Patrons of the provider have an average monthly residential electricity bill of $124.2. This is 3.40% above the US average bill of $120.11. With total emissions of 3,303,887.85 kilograms per year, Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility is the 113th worst polluting electricity provider in the state and 2960th highest in the US out of 228 and 3511 companies respectively. The supplier currently does not produce their own electricity. Instead, they must purchase that electricity at wholesale rates and then resell it to end customers.

Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility Net Metering

Thankfully, Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility offers net metering choices to consumers. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often prohibitively priced for residents. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell extra electricity back to the grid, making the installation of these alternative sources financially possible .

Energy Loss

Loss of electricity from heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is a reality of operating in the electricity generation business. Providers are required to report these losses. Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility recently reported an annual loss of around 12.29% of the electricity that they transmit. Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility's energy loss levels place them at of 18th worst out of the 228 providers that operate in Kansas and report energy loss and 117th worst out of 3511 in the nation.

Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility Rate & Electric Bills

Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in April.

2748th15.01¢Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility's Average residential price per kWh
2117th$124.2Average monthly electric bill for Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility's residential customers

Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility Overview

  • Company Type:Municipal

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    Energy Loss

    Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility's energy loss due to business operations.

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    Total Energy Loss

    1,094MWh

    117 National Rank

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    Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility State Coverage

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    Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility County Coverage

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    Doniphan County7,600614.50$125.39/mo

    Cities Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility Has Coverage

    • Denton, KS
    • Elwood, KS
    • Highland, KS
    • Leona, KS
    • Severance, KS
    • Troy, KS
    • Wathena, KS
    • White Cloud, KS

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

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    Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility FAQ:

    What is the average electricity rate for Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility customers?

    Wathena, Kansas Electric Utilitys current average electricity rate is 15.01 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh), compared to the average state rate of 12.76 cents and the average United States rate of 13.33 cents.

    What is the average bill for Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility customers each month?

    Consumers of Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility pay, on average, a monthly bill of $124.20.

    What is the phone number for Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility?

    Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility's customer service phone number is (785) 989-4711

    What cities does Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility provider electricity in?

    Wathena, Kansas Electric Utility supplies to 8 cities throughout the country including, Kansas.

    Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
    Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-08-25