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Natural Gas Service Providers and
Their Consumers in Nebraska

2002

In 2002, the state had 553,056 natural gas consumers supplied by 21 companies.  Four of the companies were investor-owned, and 17 companies were consumer-owned.  Sixty (60) percent of Nebraska's customers were supplied by investor-owned companies, and 40 percent were supplied by consumer-owned companies.

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Nebraska's Natural Gas Consumer Count
by Company and by Sector

2002

Company Type of
Company
Consumers
Commercial Electric
Power
Industrial Residential Total
State of Nebraska 56,560 8 9,156 487,332 553,056
Alma Natural Gas Company, City of Consumer-Owned 91 NA NA 488 579
Central City Gas Department Consumer-Owned 165 NA 1 1,120 1,286
Falls City, City of Consumer-Owned 254 1 15 1,962 2,232
Fremont Department of Utilities - Gas Division Consumer-Owned 1,147 1 31 9,294 10,473
Hastings Utilities Consumer-Owned 1,215 2 37 9,143 10,397
Kinder Morgan Inc. Investor-Owned 13,479 NA 8,295 75,286 97,060
Lyons, City of Consumer-Owned 58 NA NA 417 475
Metropolitan Utilities District of Omaha Consumer-Owned 15,225 1 94 175,074 190,394
MidAmerican Energy Company Investor-Owned 527 NA 12 4,046 4,585
Nebraska City Utilities Consumer-Owned 513 1 3 4,127 4,644
Northwestern Public Service Company Investor-Owned 4,136 NA 324 36,317 40,777
Pender, Village of Consumer-Owned 110 NA NA 464 574
Peoples Natural Gas Company Investor-Owned 18,918 NA 332 165,490 184,740
Ponca Public Utilities Consumer-Owned 55 NA NA 322 377
Scribner Utilities, City of Consumer-Owned 66 NA 1 352 419
Stromsburg, City of Consumer-Owned 82 NA 1 428 511
Stuart Gas Company Consumer-Owned 31 1 4 191 227
Superior, City of Consumer-Owned 173 NA 3 977 1,153
Trailblazer Pipeline Company Consumer-Owned NA NA 1 NA 1
Wahoo, City of Consumer-Owned 231 1 NA 1,414 1,646
Wisner Natural Gas System Consumer-Owned 84 NA 2 420 506

Sources: Form EIA-176, Annual Report of Natural and Supplemental Gas Supply and Disposition. Energy Information Administration, Washington, DC.  Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.

Notes: The consumer count is for natural gas delivered directly to the type of consumer or for natural gas transported and delivered to the type of consumer for the account of others. NA = Not Applicable.

This table was completed on April 9, 2004.