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Natural Gas Service Providers and
Their Consumers in Nebraska

2003

In 2003, the state had 557,480 natural gas consumers supplied by 21 companies.  Four of the companies were investor-owned, and 17 companies were consumer-owned.  Nearly 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

2003

Company Type of
Company
Consumers
Commercial Electric
Power
Industrial Residential Total
State of Nebraska 55,999 8 9,022 492,451 557,480
Alma Natural Gas Company, City of Consumer-Owned 100 NA NA 486 586
Aquila Inc. Investor-Owned 18,824 NA 330 166,331 185,485
Central City Gas Department Consumer-Owned 165 NA 2 1,117 1,284
Falls City, City of Consumer-Owned 250 1 15 1,928 2,194
Fremont Department of Utilities - Gas Division Consumer-Owned 1,161 1 30 9,377 10,569
Hastings Utilities Consumer-Owned 1,200 2 38 9,167 10,407
Kinder Morgan Inc. Investor-Owned 12,700 NA 8,167 75,854 96,721
Lyons, City of Consumer-Owned 62 NA NA 415 477
Metropolitan Utilities District of Omaha Consumer-Owned 15,501 1 94 178,869 194,465
MidAmerican Energy Company Investor-Owned 515 NA 11 4,062 4,588
Nebraska City Utilities Consumer-Owned 518 1 3 3,838 4,360
Northwestern Public Service Company Investor-Owned 4,163 NA 321 36,439 40,923
Pender, Village of Consumer-Owned 110 NA NA 470 580
Ponca Public Utilities Consumer-Owned 55 NA NA 322 377
Scribner Utilities, City of Consumer-Owned 66 NA 1 348 415
Stromsburg, City of Consumer-Owned 80 NA 1 422 503
Stuart Gas Company Consumer-Owned 41 1 4 202 248
Superior, City of Consumer-Owned 170 NA 3 963 1,136
Trailblazer Pipeline Company Consumer-Owned NA NA 1 NA 1
Wahoo, City of Consumer-Owned 232 1 NA 1,423 1,656
Wisner Natural Gas System Consumer-Owned 86 NA 1 418 505

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 January 5, 2005.