Lyon County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Lyon County, Iowa Electricity Overview

Lyon County's average residential electricity rate is 9.90 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 29.27% lower than the US average of 13.99 cents per kilowatt hour.

Power facilities in Lyon County had a 2575.00% rise in the use of non-renewable fuel types for electricity production during the last 12 months, surely a step in the wrong direction.

Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative is the largest electricity provider in Lyon County when calculated by megawatt hours sold.

Lyon County uses approximately 93510.69% of the electricity that it generates.

Emitting 66,656,069.49 kilograms of CO2 gases, Lyon County has the 2097th worst pollution level from electricity consumption of any county in the US.

With a population of 11,934 residents, Lyon County is the 64th largest county by population in Iowa and the 2358th largest in the country.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    200,113 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.77 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    214 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    214 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.02 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    66,656,069 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,585.39 kg

Rock Rapids, IA Electricity Overview

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Residents who call Rock Rapids home pay an average residential electricity rate of 9.27 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 27.21% below the average Iowa rate of 12.74 cents. Rock Rapids Utilities has an estimated 1,188 residential customers, more than all other suppliers in the city. More electricity is consumed in Rock Rapids than is generated, with electricity consumption adding up to 20458.89% of generation.

Coming in at as the 135th worst ranked city out of 1028 cities in Iowa, Rock Rapids releases 14,651,697.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. More importantly, the city averages 5,611.53 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 January and the highest average bill is in April.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.093/kWh$0.091/kWh$172.21/mo.$166.75/mo.
23rd9.27¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rock Rapids
712th$166.8Average 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 CooperativeBUNDLED9.53245.367,569.16,437,718.77
Rock Rapids UtilitiesBUNDLED9.0186.1421412,924.581,164,895.21

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George, IA Electricity Overview

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Residents who call George home pay an average residential electricity rate of 16.18 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 26.97% above the average Iowa rate of 12.74 cents. Alliant Energy is the largest supplier in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in George deal with 0.72 electrical outages each year with outages lasting an average of 81.55 minutes.

Coming in at as the 262nd worst ranked city out of 1028 cities in Iowa, George releases 6,007,584.35 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 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 91st 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 January and the highest average bill is in August.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.196/kWh$0.129/kWh$200.06/mo.$86.68/mo.
369th16.18¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of George
643rd$140.15Average 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 EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031
Lyon Rural Electric CooperativeBUNDLED9.53245.367,569.16,437,718.77

Inwood, IA Electricity Overview

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Coming in at as the 298th worst ranked city out of 1028 cities in Iowa, Inwood releases 5,176,451.51 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 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions, which results in them being the 91st ranked city in the state for CO2 emissions released per capita. The city has zero power plants currently operating within the city.

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 214158,537.62740.83

Lyon County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Lyon County is the 2097th highest ranked county in the country when it comes to total pollution from electricity use, with the county emitting 66,656,069.49 kilograms of CO2 emissions. The county averages 5,585.39 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 1.85% of energy generated lost due to heat dissipation or other causes during transmission. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% while the state average is 1.85%, resulting in a rank of 124th best in the nation and a state rank of 51st best out of 3221 and 99 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Lyon County:

  • Alvord, Iowa:
    • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative: 100.00%
  • George, Iowa:
    • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative: 10.28%
    • Alliant Energy: 89.72%
  • Larchwood, Iowa:
    • Larchwood, Iowa Electric Utility: 49.99%
    • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.01%
  • Lester, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Little Rock, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Rock Rapids, Iowa:
    • Rock Rapids Utilities: 49.32%
    • Lyon Rural Electric Cooperative: 50.68%

* 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

Last Reviewed By: Nick Reese
Published: 2022-09-21