The Essentials for Success

UTILITIES
McPherson’s leadership knows that in order to attract the best industries to our community, we’ve need to provide them with top-notch utilities. McPherson’s Board of Public Utilities helps set our community apart from the pack with one of the lowest electrical costs in the nation at 5.1 cents per kWh. McPherson’s BPU is also our communities water supplier.

Electricity

McPherson’s BPU offers virtually unlimited capacity and unbeatable reliability through a fully redundant electric system. Through a partnership with Westar Energy, McPherson’s BPU customers have stable, competitive rates through 2039.

5.1

CENTS PER KWH

30.25

99.9% SAIDI RATING
electric rate comparison

Water

McPherson Water Facts
Source: Equus Beds Underground Aquifer
Temperature Range: 50-72 Degrees F
Hardness (g/gallon): 23 grains
Treated: No
Plant Capacity: 10,8000,000 gallon/day
Storage Capacity: 3,122,225 gallon/day
Peak Demand: 6,899,300 gallon/day
water statistics

Natural Gas

RESIDENTIAL:

$2.1267

per mcf delivered*
$15.35 monthly service charge
plus delivery
General/Small Commercial:

$2.1267

per mcf delivered*
$28.65 monthly service charge
plus delivery
General/Large Commercial:

$1.6819

per mcf delivered*
$36 monthly service charge
plus delivery
General/Transport Eligible:

$1.4598

per mcf delivered*
$60 monthly service charge
plus delivery
Large Commercial:

Varies

per mcf delivered*
$36 monthly service charge
plus delivery