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Lyon County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Power plants in Lyon County have had a 7.14% decline in the usage of non-renewable fuels for electricity production during the course of the last 12 months.

Lyon County residents pay an average residential monthly electricity bill of $256.1, which is 125.94% higher than the state average bill of $113.35.

Lyon County uses approximately 1570164.43% of the electricity that it generates.

Lyon County is the 2173rd worst pollution level from electricity consumption in the US, emitting 57,762,723.67 kilograms of CO2 gases.

Lyon County ranks 1139th out of 3230 counties in the county for total production of electricity from non-renewable fuel sources, with 13 of the county's 13 megawatt hours coming from those sources.

There was a 1.92% decline in CO2 emissions per capita over the previous 12 months in Lyon County.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    204,121 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    17.08 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    13 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    13 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    57,762,724 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    4,832.49 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Rock Rapids

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Rock Rapids Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

9.2¢ per kWh

  • 1.93% higher than last month
  • 4.71% higher than April last year
  • 29.75% lower than the Iowa average
  • 45.57% lower than the US average
  • 10th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 349th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 99 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

9.45¢ per kWh

  • 0.37% higher than last month
  • 1.77% higher than April last year
  • 29.76% lower than the Iowa average
  • 41.41% lower than the US average
  • 10th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 272nd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 12 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 168 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$71.96 per month

  • 8.33% lower than last month
  • 4.69% higher than April last year
  • 22.21% lower than the Iowa average
  • 36.17% lower than the US average
  • 285th in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 22 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 22 since April last year
  • 1,995th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 180 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 619 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$88.22 per month

  • 0.31% higher than last month
  • 2.63% lower than April last year
  • 21.73% lower than the Iowa average
  • 35.17% lower than the US average
  • 31st in the state out of 1,027 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 227 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 1,675th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 167 since last month
  • The national rank has dropped by 327 since April last year

Rock Rapids, IA Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Rock Rapids home pay an average residential electricity rate of 9.45 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 29.76% below the average Iowa rate of 13.45 cents. Rock Rapids Utilities sells an estimated 20,989.84 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other suppliers. The city is the 76th highest producer out of 1028 cities in the state, averaging 0 megawatt hours produced per capita.

Coming in at as the 137th worst ranked city out of 1028 cities in Iowa, Rock Rapids releases 12,589,206.54 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More importantly, the city averages 4,834.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions per citizen, which is a better measurement of the city's emission levels. Roughly 100.00% of Rock Rapids' electricity is generated using Distillate Fuel Oil. Rock Rapids has one power producing plant within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rock Rapids

Rock Rapids residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.110/kWh$0.074/kWh$131.73/mo.$65.71/mo.
10th9.45¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rock Rapids
31st$88.22Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rock Rapids Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rock Rapids, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Lyon Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED10.44266.9260,587.966,326,380.57
Rock Rapids UtilitiesBUNDLED9.4283.291310,894.981,026,322.29

George, IA Electricity Overview

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Residents who call George home pay an average residential electricity rate of 18.09 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 34.49% above the average Iowa rate of 13.45 cents. Alliant Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers.

Coming in at as the 260th worst ranked city out of 1028 cities in Iowa, George releases 5,339,259.43 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,831.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 70th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in George

George residential electric rates are highest in July and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.220/kWh$0.129/kWh$222.09/mo.$86.68/mo.
1022nd18.09¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of George
832nd$130.51Average residential monthly electricity bill for George Residents

Electric Companies With Service in George, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED18.16130.453,566,063.42647,766,770

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Larchwood, IA Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Larchwood home pay an average residential electricity rate of 9.47 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 29.61% below the average Iowa rate of 13.45 cents. Larchwood, Iowa Electric Utility sells an estimated 5,051.5 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other suppliers. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $92.89 per month, while the state average is $113.35. Customers in the city pay a 18.05% discount compared to other residents in Iowa.

Coming in at as the 292nd worst ranked city out of 1028 cities in Iowa, Larchwood releases 4,667,624.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More telling of the city's pollution reality is the per capita CO2 emission amount. That amount stands at 4,831.91 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 536th ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Larchwood

Larchwood residential electric rates are highest in August and the highest average bill is in July.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.119/kWh$0.077/kWh$153.06/mo.$69.17/mo.
12th9.47¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Larchwood
297th$92.89Average residential monthly electricity bill for Larchwood Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Larchwood, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Larchwood, Iowa Electric UtilityBUNDLED9.4792.864,662.09441,385.59

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Electricity Production in Lyon County, Iowa

Power Plants in Lyon County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Rock Rapids IA Distillate Fuel Oil 1310,593.87814.91

Lyon County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lyon County is the 2173rd highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county emitting 57,762,723.67 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The county averages 4,832.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident from electricity use, which is a better measurement of the county's emission levels. Distillate Fuel Oil is the primary fuel source in Lyon County, with 100.00% of electricity generation coming from the fuel source. Lyon County is home to one power producing plant.

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Lyon County, Iowa Net Metering

There are 5 companies in Lyon County offering electricity. Of those 5, 3 of them offer some type of net metering option for their customers, making solar panels and alternative electric sources more economically viable. The state has above average net metering and feed in tariffs that make solar and other types of electricity generation more feasible.

Energy Loss

The 2 companies in Lyon County who report energy loss statistics had an average of 2.53% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% while the state average is 2.03%, resulting in a rank of 250th best in the nation and a state rank of 64th best out of 3230 and 99 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Lyon County:

  • Alvord, Iowa:
    • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative: 48.88%
    • MidAmerican Energy: 51.12%
  • Doon, Iowa:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 100.00%
  • George, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Inwood, Iowa:
    • MidAmerican Energy: 100.00%
  • Larchwood, Iowa:
    • Larchwood, Iowa Electric Utility: 100.00%
  • Lester, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 92.59%
    • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative: 7.41%
  • Little Rock, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Rock Rapids, Iowa:
    • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative: 2.67%
    • Rock Rapids Utilities: 97.33%

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

FAQ

What electricity company is the largest supplier in Lyon County, Iowa?

The largest electricity provider in Lyon County, Iowa by total customer count is Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative.

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

Lyon County, Iowa is home to 5 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Which electricity companies offer service in Lyon County, Iowa?

How many power plants are in Lyon County, Iowa?

There is one active electricity plant located in Lyon County, Iowa

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Last Reviewed By: King Manalo
Published: 2024-07-20