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What does $3.45 get you?

April 15, 2019 | Laura King-Homan | big number, public power
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WHAT IS IT?

The average amount Nebraskans spend on electricity per day*. This amount is less than a fast-food value meal and powers everything in your home. The average fast-food meal costs between $5 and $7 in the United States.

That’s a lot of “juice” for your money.

*According to the U.S. Department of Energy – Energy Information Administration, 2017

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About Laura King-Homan

Laura King-Homan is the managing editor of The Wire and a communications specialist at the Omaha Public Power District. She has nearly 20 years of print journalism and design experience, including the Omaha World-Herald.

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