Niobrara Electric Association, Inc. (NEA) has rates for all types of customers:

  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Residential
  • Seasonal
  • Irrigation
  • Lighting

We also have special money saving interruptible rates for industrial accounts. Time-of-use rates for other types of customers are under development. Niobrara Electric purchases its power from Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association of Denver, CO. Tri-State also provides economic development, load development, high load factor and competitive territory rates to NEA.


Current Rates

Effective - February 1, 2017

Single Phase ServiceFacility Charge$33.00 per month (Min)
 Energy Charge$0.10600 per kWh

Single Phase SeasonalFacility Charge$396.00 per year (Min)
 Energy Charge$0.10781 per kWh

Single Phase Time of UseFacility Charge$33.00 per year (Min)
 Energy Charge$0.15366 per kWh on Peak
$0.05879 per kWh off Peak

Three Phase ServiceFacility Charge$55.00 per month (Min)
 Energy Charge$0.10200 per kWh

Three Phase Time of UseFacility Charge$40.60 per year (Min)
 Energy Charge$0.15366 per kWh on Peak
$0.05879 per kWh off Peak

Irrigation ServiceFacility Charge$110.00 per month
 Demand Charge$19.45 per KW per month
 Energy Charge$0.04716 per kWh

Large Power ServiceFacility Charge$300.00 per month (Min)
 Demand Charge$23.75 per KW per month
 Energy Charge$0.05267 per kWh

Security Lighting175 W MV Light$15.00 per month (Min)

Street & Hwy LightingEnergy Charge$0.12157 per kWh


The Time of Use winter hours are
effective from October 1 - March 31st.

The hours are as follows:

5:30 am - 12:00 noon ON
12:00 noon - 4:30 pm OFF

4:30 pm - 10:30 pm ON
10:30 pm - 5:30 am OFF.


NO Summer TOU schedule