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Where to buy green power in Iowa | Green Energy in Iowa

Where to buy green power in Iowa | Green Energy in Iowa





State-Specific Utility Green Pricing Programs
(last updated August 2010)
StateUtility NameProgram
Name
TypeStart DatePremium
IAAlliant EnergySecond Naturelandfill gas, wind20012.0¢/kWh
IAAssociated Electric Cooperative, Inc.: Access Energy Cooperative, Chariton Valley Electric Cooperative, Southern Iowa Electric Cooperativevaries by utilitybiomass, wind20032.0¢/kWh-3.5¢/kWh
IABasin Electric Power Cooperative: Lyon Rural, Harrison County, Nishnabotna Valley Cooperative, Northwest Rural Electric Cooperative, Western IowaPrairie Windswind20000.5¢/kWh
IACedar Falls UtilitiesHarvest the Windwind20002.5¢/kWh
IACentral Iowa Power Cooperatives (all 12 coops/1 muni): Maquoketa Valley Electric Cooperative, Eastern Iowa REC, East-Central Iowa REC, Linn County REC, Pella, TIP Rural Electric Cooperative, Clarke Electric Cooperative, Midland Power Cooperative, Guthrie County REC, Farmers Electric Cooperative, Southwest Iowa REC, Consumer Energy, South Iowa Municipal Electric Cooperative AssociationWind Powerwind20061.5¢/kWh-2.5¢/kWh
IACorn Belt Power Cooperatives (5 of 11 coops offer program): Butler County REC, Franklin REC, Grundy County REC, Humboldt County REC, Sac County RECEnergy Wise Renewableswind20031.5¢/kWh
IADairyland Power Cooperative: Allamakee-Clayton/Postville, Hawkeye Tri-County/Cresco, Heartland Power/Thompson & St. AnsgarEvergreen Renewable Energy Programhydro, wind, landfill gas, biogas19983.0¢/kWh
IAFarmers Electric CooperativeGreen Power Projectbiodiesel, wind2004Contribution
IAIowa Association of Municipal Utilities (84 of 137 munis offer program) Afton, Algona, Alta Vista, Aplington, Auburn, Bancroft, Bellevue, Bloomfield, Breda, Brooklyn, Buffalo, Burt, Callender, Carlisle, Cascade, Coggon, Coon Rapids, Corning, Corwith, Danville, Dayton, Durant, Dysart, Earlville, Eldridge, Ellsworth, Estherville, Fairbank, Farnhamville, Fontanelle, Forest City, Gowrie, Grafton, Grand Junction, Greenfield, Grundy Center, Guttenberg, Hopkinton, Hudson, Independence, Keosauqua, La Porte City, Lake Mills, Lake View, Laurens, Lenox, Livermore, Maquoketa, Marathon, McGregor, Milford, Montezuma, Mount Pleasant, Neola, New Hampton, Ogden, Orient, Osage, Panora, Pella, Pocahontas, Preston, Readlyn, Rockford, Sabula, Sergeant Bluff, Sibley, Spencer, Stanhope, State Center, Stratford, Strawberry Point, Stuart, Tipton, Villisca, Vinton, Webster City, West Bend, West Liberty, West Point, Westfield, Whittemore, Wilton, WintersetGreen City Energywind, biomass, PV2003Varies by utility
IAMidAmerican EnergyRenewable Advantagewind2004Contribution
IAMissouri River Energy Services: Alton, Atlantic, Denison, Fontanelle, Hartley, Hawarden, Kimballton, Lake Park, Manilla, Orange City, Paullina, Primghar, Remsen, Rock Rapids, Sanborn, Shelby, Sioux Center, WoodbineRiverWindswind20032.0¢/kWh-2.5¢/kWh
IAMuscatine Power and WaterSolar MuscatinePV2004Contribution
IAWaverly Light & PowerGreen Power Choicewind2003Contribution
IAWaverly Light & PowerIowa Energy Tagswind20012.0¢/kWh
Source: National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado.