Allamakee County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Allamakee County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Allamakee County's 38.26% increase in the use of non-renewable fuel sources for electric production throughout the last year is a disappointing trend.

Allamakee County comes in as the 924th worst pollution level due to electricity consumption in the country and 14th worst in Iowa, releasing 298,779,326.08 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Allamakee County produces the 4th highest amount of electricity per capita from natural gas out of 99 counties in the state, with the fuel type accounting for 52.71 megawatt hours a year per capita.

Residents of Allamakee County are paying, on average, 7.04% more per kilowatt hour used at home than the nationwide average price, at 15.48 cents per kilowatt hour compared to 14.46 cents per kilowatt hour.

Allamakee County produces 741,164.69 megawatt hours from coal a year. That is 52.71 megawatt hours per person in the county and makes Allamakee County the 95th highest ranked county out of 3221 counties in the United States for electricity generation from coal per capita.

Allamakee County is the 2221st largest county by population in the US, with 14,061 citizens residing within the county's borders.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    238,367 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.95 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    742,542 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    742,542 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    52.81 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    298,779,326 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    21,248.8 kg

Waukon, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Waukon is around 17.36 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 20.07% higher than the average US price of 14.46 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $135.53 per month, while the Iowa average is $115.05. Patrons in Waukon pay a 17.80% higher bill compared to other citizens in Iowa. Alliant Energy sells an estimated 4,329.96 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other electricity providers.

Around 5,076.67 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 442nd worst polluter in Iowa out of 1028 cities. Total emissions in the city are 19,428,403.56 kilograms, which is the 105th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city is home to no power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Waukon

Waukon residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
405th17.36¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Waukon
584th$135.53Average residential monthly electricity bill for Waukon Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Waukon, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Allamakee Clayton Electric RECBUNDLED15.13153.23115,226.8817,431,194.64
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED17.52134.283,771,926660,870,261

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Postville, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Postville is around 17.16 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 18.64% higher than the average US price of 14.46 cents. Producing 0.05 megawatt hours per capita living in the city, Postville is the 60th highest producing city in the state out of 1028 cities. The city has a deficit of 42,307.26 megawatt hours because of residents consuming 33992.66% more electricity than the city generates.

Around 5,116.77 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 43rd worst polluter in Iowa out of 1028 cities. Total emissions in the city are 12,807,271.38 kilograms, which is the 138th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. Distillate Fuel Oil makes up 100.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in Postville. Postville has one electricity producing plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Postville

Postville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
377th17.16¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Postville
609th$137.17Average residential monthly electricity bill for Postville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Postville, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Allamakee Clayton Electric RECBUNDLED15.13153.23115,226.8817,431,194.64
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED17.52134.283,771,926660,870,261

Lansing, IA Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for citizens of Lansing is around 17.52 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 21.16% higher than the average US price of 14.46 cents. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $134.28 per month, while the Iowa average is $115.05. Patrons in Lansing pay a 16.72% higher bill compared to other citizens in Iowa. Lansing is the 286th largest city in the state, with a population of 968.

Around 5,076.67 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the city due to electricity consumption, ranking them as the 442nd worst polluter in Iowa out of 1028 cities. Total emissions in the city are 4,914,213.39 kilograms, which is the 284th worst total amount of pollution for any city in the state. The city is home to no power plants.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Lansing

Lansing residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in June.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
435th17.52¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Lansing
182nd$134.28Average residential monthly electricity bill for Lansing Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Lansing, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED17.52134.283,771,926660,870,261

Electricity Production in Allamakee County, Iowa

Power Plants in Allamakee County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Allamakee County IA Coal 742,418930,596,839.071,253.4712/2022
Alliant SBD 9201 NorplexIndustrial Energy Applications Inc (100.00%)
Postville IA Distillate Fuel Oil 124.46137,646.211,105.95

Allamakee County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Around 21,248.8 kilograms of CO2 pollution per resident are emitted in the county from electricity consumption, ranking them as the 9th worst in the US. Total emissions in the county are 298,779,326.08 kilograms, which is the 14th worst total amount of pollution for any county in Iowa. The county has the 980th most electricity producing plants of any county in the nation, with 2 total plants. When considering electricity generation, Allamakee County's main fuel type is Coal, accounting for 741,164.69 megawatt hours, or 99.81% of generation in the county.

COAL
Coal
Coal
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Coal
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Coal
Coal
99.81%
DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
Distillate Fuel Oil
0.19%

Allamakee County, Iowa Net Metering

Of the 3 electricity suppliers in Allamakee County, 100.00% of them report that they offer net metering. Iowa has above average regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with solar installations.

Energy Loss

Allamakee County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 0.47% of their energy lost per year. The national average for energy loss is 2.76% while the Iowa average is 1.85%, resulting in a rank of 37th best in the United States and a state rank of best out of 3221 and 99 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Allamakee County:

  • Harpers Ferry, Iowa:
    • Allamakee Clayton Electric REC: 100.00%
  • Lansing, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • New Albin, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Postville, Iowa:
    • Allamakee Clayton Electric REC: 15.22%
    • Alliant Energy: 84.78%
  • Waterville, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Waukon, Iowa:
    • Allamakee Clayton Electric REC: 6.58%
    • Alliant Energy: 93.42%

* City coverage generated based on government data. Always verify you can get service from the provider.

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest provider in Allamakee County, Iowa?

By total megawatt hours sold, Alliant Energy is the largest electricity supplier in Allamakee County, Iowa.

How many electric companies offer service in Allamakee County, Iowa?

Allamakee County, Iowa is home to 3 electricity companies operating in the area.

How many power plants are within Allamakee County, Iowa?

There are 2 active electricity plants located in Allamakee County, Iowa

What electricity companies offer service in Allamakee County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alliant Energy5,240
2Allamakee Clayton Electric REC3,731
3MiEnergy Cooperative114

Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2022-09-27