Sheridan County, Wyoming Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Electricity Overview

With 30,921 residents within its borders and 871 megawatt hours produced per year, Sheridan County has a megawatt hour per capita production of 0.03 megawatt hours. The city is 14 largest megawatt hour per capita amount in Wyoming.

Sheridan County is the 10th worst polluting county in the US based on emissions per capita. The county emits 21,086.94 kilograms per capita per year of CO2 gases.

The national average residential rate per kilowatt hour is 14.46 cents, while residents of Sheridan County benefit from an average rate that is 15.97% less at 12.15 cents per kilowatt hour.

As the 993rd highest county in the US for non-renewable generation per capita, Sheridan County produces 0.03 megawatt hours per person each year.

Sheridan County uses 99536.25% more electricity than it generates.

Powder River Energy Corporation is the largest electricity company in Sheridan County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    867,832 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    28.07 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    871 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    871 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.03 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    652,029,172 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    21,086.94 kg

Sheridan, WY Electricity Overview

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Sheridan's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.10 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is higher than the state average price of 11.09 cents per kilowatt hour, it is lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The Wyoming average monthly residential electric bill is $96.76, while the Sheridan average is 0.39% below at $96.38 per month. This is the 92nd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Emitting 395,051,168.29 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Sheridan is the 6th worst out of 205 cities in Wyoming for total pollution from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per capita, which amounts to 21,084.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Sheridan as the 31st highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Sheridan

Sheridan residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.094/kWh$134.68/mo.$69.11/mo.
108th11.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Sheridan
92nd$96.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Sheridan Residents

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Ranchester, WY Electricity Overview

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Ranchester's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.10 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is higher than the state average price of 11.09 cents per kilowatt hour, it is lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The Wyoming average monthly residential electric bill is $96.76, while the Ranchester average is 0.39% below at $96.38 per month. This is the 92nd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state.

Emitting 22,433,390.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Ranchester is the 55th worst out of 205 cities in Wyoming for total pollution from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per capita, which amounts to 21,084.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Ranchester as the 31st highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ranchester

Ranchester residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.094/kWh$134.68/mo.$69.11/mo.
108th11.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ranchester
92nd$96.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ranchester Residents

Story CDP, WY Electricity Overview

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Story CDP's citizens are billed an average residential electricity rate of 11.10 cents per kilowatt hour. While this is higher than the state average price of 11.09 cents per kilowatt hour, it is lower than the national average of 14.46 cents. The Wyoming average monthly residential electric bill is $96.76, while the Story CDP average is 0.39% below at $96.38 per month. This is the 92nd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in the state. Story CDP has the 60th highest population in the state, with 903 residents calling the city home.

Emitting 19,038,864.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Story CDP is the 60th worst out of 205 cities in Wyoming for total pollution from electricity use. A better measurement of pollution is the CO2 emissions per capita, which amounts to 21,084.01 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person per year. This measurement ranks Story CDP as the 31st highest polluting city in the state. The city has zero electricity generation plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Story CDP

Story CDP residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in February.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.129/kWh$0.094/kWh$134.68/mo.$69.11/mo.
108th11.10¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Story CDP
92nd$96.38Average residential monthly electricity bill for Story CDP Residents

Electricity Production in Sheridan County, Wyoming

Power Plants in Sheridan County, Wyoming

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Sheridan County WY Natural Gas 871744,697.1854.99

Sheridan County, Wyoming Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 510th worst ranked county in the nation, Sheridan County releases 652,029,171.8 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity use. More telling of the county's emissions reality is the per resident CO2 emission amount. Currently that amount stands at 21,086.94 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in the county being the 5th highest county in the state for CO2 emissions per capita. Electricity producing plants in the county mainly use Natural Gas, which makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Sheridan County is home to one power producing plant.

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Sheridan County, Wyoming Net Metering

Roughly 100.00% of the electricity providers in Sheridan County offer net metering to their customers. The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more affordable.

Energy Loss

In Sheridan County one company reports energy loss, Powder River Energy Corporation. They average an annual energy loss of 3.40%. The US average is 2.76%, meaning Sheridan County ranks 575th best in the US for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Sheridan County:

  • Clearmont, Wyoming:
    • Powder River Energy Corporation: 100.00%
  • Dayton, Wyoming:
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 100.00%
  • Ranchester, Wyoming:
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 100.00%
  • Sheridan, Wyoming:
    • Montana Dakota Utilities: 100.00%

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

FAQ

What electricity companies offer service in Sheridan County, Wyoming?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Powder River Energy Corporation2,836
2Big Horn County Electric Cooperative300
3Big Horn Rural Electric287

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Sheridan County, Wyoming?

The largest electricity company in Sheridan County, Wyoming by total customer count is Powder River Energy Corporation.

How many electric companies offer service in Sheridan County, Wyoming?

Sheridan County, Wyoming has 3 electricity companies serving consumers in the area.

How many power plants are located in Sheridan County, Wyoming?

There is one active electricity plant located in Sheridan County, Wyoming

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-10-26