|Headquarters||1228 North Denver Ave.
Hastings, NE 68901
|Key people||Marvin Schultes, Manager|
|Industry||Electric Producer and Utility
|Products||Electricity, Naturas Gas, Water & Sewage Services|
|Revenue||$47.9 million (2007)|
|Net income||▲ $4.9 million (2007)|
|Parent||City of Hastings, NE|
Hastings Utilities is a customer owned utility system serving the community of Hastings, Nebraska and area customers, including Juniata. Many customers receive the four essential utility services from Hastings Utilities: electricity, natural gas, water and sanitary sewer.
Out of its total 137.3 megawatts (MW) of electric generating capacity in 2005 (0.01% of the U.S. total), Hastings Utilities produces 55.6% from coal and 44.4% from natural gas. All of Hastings Utilities' power plants are in Adams County, Nebraska.
Existing coal-fired power plants
|Plant Name||State||County||Year(s) Built||Capacity||2007 CO2 Emissions||2006 SO2 Emissions|
|Whelan Energy Center||NE||Adams||1981||76 MW||707,000 tons||2,072 tons|
Articles and Resources
- Financial Report, Hastings Utilities, Dec. 31, 2007, p. 8.
- Existing Electric Generating Units in the United States, 2005, Energy Information Administration, accessed April 2008.
- Environmental Integrity Project, Dirty Kilowatts: America’s Most Polluting Power Plants, July 2007.
- Dig Deeper, Carbon Monitoring for Action database, accessed June 2008.