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You get notified when your statement is available

Connect your utility bill to your secure Arcadia Power account and choose your preferred payment method. Arcadia Power will then receive your utility bill right when it comes out, and send you a statement 72 hours in advance to processing your payment.

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Your bill payment is processed on time, automatically

We automatically process your payment and send it to your utility without you lifting a finger. Need to delay a payment? No problem, just contact us.

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You’re all set

Your utility bill is paid on time, you earn your rewards points and mileage, and we will even look for ways you can save on your monthly bill.

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Have questions? Visit our FAQ.

MidAmerican Energy Company – Des Moines, Iowa

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Over 3 million residents call Iowa home, which is understandable when you gaze at the endless rolling landscapes and robust agriculture. This Midwestern state that epitomizes the hard-work ethos of the United States. Situated between the Mississippi and Missouri rivers,  Iowa is a unique state featuring endless opportunities for adventure and a high quality of life, whether you’re strolling through the Pappajohn Sculpture Park, viewing contemporary collections at the world-renowned Des Moines Art Center, or enjoying the state’s 42 parks and natural areas.

Serving the energy needs of more than two-thirds of Iowa is MidAmerican Energy. Based in Des Moines, MidAmerican Energy Company is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, providing energy to its customers from a variety of sources. This includes the company’s many clean energy initiatives, including solar and wind programs. MidAmerican Energy has made a climate pledge to ensure that Iowa has a robust future and emphasizing its efforts towards sustainability, regularly releasing sustainability reports to show the company’s progress towards these goals.

Joining Arcadia Power is a free way to support clean energy while still paying your MidAmerican Energy bill. There is no cost to join, and once you sign up your home will be powered with 50% clean wind energy. Connect your MidAmerican Energy utility account to our secure platform to take full advantage of what we have to offer - including automatic bill pay to ensure your bill is always paid on time, solar options and more.

Energy mix in IA

Energy source % Mix
Oil
Natural Gas
Coal
Nuclear
Hydroelectric
Renewables

MidAmerican Energy Company, with its corporate headquarters in Des Moines, is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Energy that serves the area’s power needs. MidAmerican Energy services the electric needs of 770,000 customers and natural gas needs of 751,000 customers in a service area that covers Iowa, Illinois, South Dakota, and Nebraska. Since April 2016, MidAmerican Energy Company has been committed to providing customers with 100% Renewable Energy. The Iowa Utility Board has supported their vision through approving a 2,000 megawatt Wind XI project and mandating that utility companies provide their customers with the opportunity to voluntarily contribution to renewable energy. MidAmerican’s division of such program is known as: Renewable Advantage.

MidAmerican Energy Company has shown a remarkable focus on sustainable energy, sourcing almost half of its energy from wind sources. With that in mind, it’s no surprise that the company has been consistently recognized as a Residential and Business Customer Champion by Cogent Reports’ 2017 Utility Trusted Brand & Customer Engagement Business study and specifically named as a “Residential Customer Champion” for four consecutive years.

Forget fees, earn points and save

Arcadia Power fee per transaction

$0.00

Example annual breakdown on a $100 power bill
$0
Transaction fees
$24
Cash back on a 2% rewards card
$24
Total annual value
MidAmerican Energy fee per transaction

$3.75

Example annual breakdown on a $100 power bill
-$45
Transaction fees
$24
Cash back on a 2% rewards card
-$21
Total annual value

How does Arcadia Power help me pay my MidAmerican Energy bill more efficiently?

When you enroll in Bill Pay, Arcadia Power will receive your MidAmerican Energy bill and we will send you one statement. This makes how you pay MidAmerican Energy bills easier.

However, if you aren’t enrolled in Arcadia Power’s Bill Pay program, you will continue to receive your MidAmerican Energy utility bills Additionally, if you receive separate utility bills for gas, water, or sewage, those bills from your MidAmerican Energy (and other utilities) will continue to come in the mail.

If you’re curious, here’s how the process works:

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Your MidAmerican Energy bill is sent directly to Arcadia Power.

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We email you a statement that includes your utility bill charge, your clean energy and overall energy usage, and savings credits or charges from any Arcadia Power programs you are enrolled in.

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Three days after we send your statement, we charge the payment method you provided to make sure your electric bill is paid on time, every time. And since you’re set up for autopay, you won’t need to do a thing.

Security

We take security and privacy seriously, and offer bank-level security with PCI-DSS compliance for your payments which is the most stringent level of certification available in the payment industry.

Certifications & affiliations

We are a Green America certified Gold member, accredited by the BBB, and a member of the two leading renewable energy associations AWEA and SEIA.

Plus, enjoy these extra free perks

Automatic savings

Save every month on your bills with our Smart Rate, Community Solar and Home Efficiency programs.

Renewable energy

We reduce your impact by purchasing renewable energy credits on your behalf from wind and solar farms at no extra cost.

Energy dashboard

Track your bills, impact and savings with your personalized energy dashboard.

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