Winneshiek County, Iowa Electricity Rates & Statistics

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Winneshiek County, Iowa Electricity Overview

There was a 17.20% rise in CO2 emissions per capita in the previous year in Winneshiek County.

Winneshiek County emitted 111,143,233.73 kilograms of CO2 gases from electricity use, which ranks them as the 31st worst polluting county in the state.

Winneshiek County is 1556th in the US rankings for total megawatt hours generated from renewable energy, with 2,431 megawatt hours produced from renewable fuels.

The county is the 1870th largest producer of electricity in the country out of 3221 counties, producing 2,431 megawatt hours.

Winneshiek County generates 0.12 megawatt hours per citizen of the county from renewable fuel types. This makes Winneshiek County the 57th highest ranking county for renewable production per capita in Iowa out of 99 counties.

In Winneshiek County, the usage of renewable fuels for electricity production has fallen by 14.25% over the previous 12 months.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    336,540 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    16.77 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    2,431 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    2,431 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.12 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    111,143,234 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    5,537.78 kg

Decorah, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Decorah's residents spend 16.75 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 31.46% more than the average Iowa price of 12.74 cents and 19.69% more than the national average of 13.99. The average monthly residential power bill for a consumer in the city is $132.75 per month. Alliant Energy sells an estimated 10,247.1 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than all other providers.

Emitting 41,512,151.56 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Decorah ranks 54th worst out of 1028 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city also ranks 1017th worst in Iowa in pollution per capita, averaging 5,471.48 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per resident. The city is home to one electricity generation plant. Decorah's fuel of choice is Wind, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Decorah

Decorah 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.
435th16.75¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Decorah
597th$132.75Average residential monthly electricity bill for Decorah Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Decorah, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031
MiEnergy CooperativeBUNDLED15.50163.3175,49311,699,300

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Calmar, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Calmar's residents spend 16.84 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 32.17% more than the average Iowa price of 12.74 cents and 20.34% more than the national average of 13.99. Alliant Energy is the largest vendor in the city based on total residential customers. Customers in Calmar deal with 0.72 power outages each year with outages lasting on average 81.55 minutes.

Emitting 6,275,331.85 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Calmar ranks 254th worst out of 1028 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Calmar has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Calmar

Calmar 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.
454th16.84¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Calmar
568th$130.52Average residential monthly electricity bill for Calmar Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Calmar, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031
MiEnergy CooperativeBUNDLED15.50163.3175,49311,699,300

Ossian, IA Electricity Overview

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On average, Ossian's residents spend 16.94 cents per kilowatt hour for their residential electricity, which is 32.95% more than the average Iowa price of 12.74 cents and 21.05% more than the national average of 13.99. With an estimated 60 residential customers, Alliant Energy is the largest provider in the city. Customers in the city have 0.72 power outages each year, with outages lasting around 81.55 minutes on average. The national averages for outages and duration are 1.21 outages at 122.99 minutes each.

Emitting 4,473,614.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions, Ossian ranks 336th worst out of 1028 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. The city averages 5,578.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, which is a better measurement of the city's pollution levels. All of the electricity consumed in Ossian has to be imported from surrounding cities or rural areas, since there are no electricity production sources within its borders.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ossian

Ossian 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.
479th16.94¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ossian
172nd$128.1Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ossian Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ossian, Iowa

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alliant EnergyBUNDLED16.94128.13,716,586629,501,031

Electricity Production in Winneshiek County, Iowa

Power Plants in Winneshiek County, Iowa

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Luther College Wind ProjectLuther College Wind Energy Project LLC (100.00%)
Decorah IA Wind 2,431

Winneshiek County, Iowa Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 1714th worst ranked county in the US, Winneshiek County emits 111,143,233.73 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 1272nd highest in pollution per capita, averaging 5,537.78 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per resident. The county is home to one electricity generation plant. Winneshiek County's fuel of choice is Wind, with 100.00% of electricity generation using this fuel.

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Winneshiek County, Iowa Net Metering

About 100.00% of the electric companies in Winneshiek County offer net metering to their consumers. At the state level, Iowa has above average net metering and feed in tariff legislation.

Energy Loss

The single company in Winneshiek County who reports energy loss statistics reported an annual loss of 0.47%. The United States average for energy loss is 2.76% and the state average is 1.85%, resulting in a rank of 37th best in the US and a state rank of best out of 3221 and 99 counties, respectively.

Power Companies in Winneshiek County, Iowa

Providers In Each City in Winneshiek County:

  • Calmar, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 93.11%
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 6.89%
  • Castalia, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Decorah, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 86.78%
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 13.22%
  • Fort Atkinson, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 97.46%
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 2.54%
  • Jackson Junction, Iowa:
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 100.00%
  • Ossian, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Ridgeway, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%
  • Spillville, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 97.24%
    • MiEnergy Cooperative: 2.76%
  • Waucoma, Iowa:
    • Alliant Energy: 100.00%

* 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 Winneshiek County, Iowa?

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

How many power plants are in Winneshiek County, Iowa?

Winneshiek County, Iowa is home to one power plant generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

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

There are 2 electricity suppliers offering service in Winneshiek County, Iowa.

Which electricity companies offer service in Winneshiek County, Iowa?

County Customers RankProviderEst. County Customers
1Alliant Energy4,838
2MiEnergy Cooperative3,337

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-09-27