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Champaign County, Illinois Electricity Overview

The largest provider in Champaign County by megawatt hours sold is Constellation Energy.

The national average residential price per kilowatt hour is 16.12 cents, while residents of Champaign County pay an average rate of 15.65% above the national average at 18.64 cents per kilowatt hour.

Champaign County is the 42 highest generator of megawatt hours per capita out of 102 counties in the state, with a population of 206,542 and recent annual megawatt hour production of 7,136.

During the last 12 months, Champaign County had a 11.54% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

Champaign County is the 29th largest producing county in Illinois out of 102 counties when considering megawatt hours generated from renewable fuel sources.

Champaign County has a population of 206,542 citizens.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    2,157,223 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    7,136 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    6,984 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    152 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    0.03 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    469,406,623 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    2,272.69 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Champaign

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Champaign Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for April, 2024

18.35¢ per kWh

  • 14.51% higher than last month
  • 9.78% lower than April last year
  • 9.97% higher than the Illinois average
  • 8.49% higher than the US average
  • 1,379th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 176 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since April last year
  • 25,064th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,490 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,277 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

16.34¢ per kWh

  • 1% lower than last month
  • 5.74% lower than April last year
  • 5.96% higher than the Illinois average
  • 1.35% higher than the US average
  • 1,349th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 25 since April last year
  • 21,093rd in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,209 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 3,749 since April last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for April, 2024

$115.7 per month

  • 0.94% higher than last month
  • 2.52% lower than April last year
  • 34.56% higher than the Illinois average
  • 2.62% higher than the US average
  • 891st in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 67 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 59 since April last year
  • 20,259th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 5,211 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 2,023 since April last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$133.48 per month

  • 0.19% lower than last month
  • 13.35% lower than April last year
  • 29.54% higher than the Illinois average
  • 1.91% lower than the US average
  • 832nd in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 1 since last month
  • The state rank is the same since April last year
  • 14,905th in the US out of 31,696 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 43 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 8,018 since April last year

Champaign, IL Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Champaign is about 16.34 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.96% more than the average Illinois rate of 15.42 cents and 1.35% higher than the nationwide average of 16.12. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Constellation Energy.

Emitting 203,445,855.45 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Champaign is the 10th worst out of 1466 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Additionally, the city ranks 168th highest in the state in emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Within Champaign, there are no electricity generating facilities. The inhabitants must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Champaign

Champaign residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.203/kWh$0.079/kWh$220.04/mo.$65.81/mo.
1349th16.34¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Champaign
832nd$133.48Average residential monthly electricity bill for Champaign Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Champaign, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1262.927,647.353,627,146.59
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.1668.82351,488.2132,213,388.89
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.23134.535,566,674.74903,435,995
American Power & GasENERGY11.5179.147,568.82871,337.7
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Champaign, Illinois include: 61820, 61821, 61801, 61822, 61802

Urbana, IL Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Urbana is about 16.29 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 5.60% more than the average Illinois rate of 15.42 cents and 1.01% higher than the nationwide average of 16.12. The largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold is Constellation Energy.

Emitting 89,336,541.31 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Urbana is the 47th worst out of 1466 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Additionally, the city ranks 168th highest in the state in emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. Within Urbana, there are no electricity generating facilities. The inhabitants must depend on electricity generated outside of the city limits.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Urbana

Urbana residential electric rates are highest in April and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.202/kWh$0.082/kWh$220.10/mo.$69.53/mo.
1124th16.29¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Urbana
865th$135.79Average residential monthly electricity bill for Urbana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Urbana, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1262.927,647.353,627,146.59
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.1668.82351,488.2132,213,388.89
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.23134.535,566,674.74903,435,995
American Power & GasENERGY11.5179.147,568.82871,337.7
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

Zips with electric coverage in Urbana, Illinois include: 61820, 61801, 61802

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Rantoul, IL Electricity Overview

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The average residential electricity price for Rantoul is about 14.40 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 6.59% less than the average Illinois rate of 15.42 cents and 10.65% lower than the nationwide average of 16.12 cents. Rantoul citizens consume 87719.86% of the electricity generated within the city boundaries and the city must use electricity produced in rural areas or other nearby cities to account for the excess usage. The city has encouraged a 11.63% decrease in fossil fuels and other non-renewable fuel type use for electricity generation purposes.

Emitting 29,192,783.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions each year, Rantoul is the 190th worst out of 1466 cities in the state for total emissions from electricity use. Additionally, the city ranks 12th highest in the state in emissions per person, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. There is one power producing plant in the city. Rantoul has around 100.00% of its electricity generated from Distillate Fuel Oil.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Rantoul

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

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.171/kWh$0.105/kWh$209.32/mo.$93.09/mo.
577th14.40¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Rantoul
623rd$132.47Average residential monthly electricity bill for Rantoul Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Rantoul, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.1262.927,647.353,627,146.59
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.1668.82351,488.2132,213,388.89
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.23134.535,566,674.74903,435,995
American Power & GasENERGY11.5179.147,568.82871,337.7
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

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Electricity Production in Champaign County, Illinois

Power Plants in Champaign County, Illinois

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Phoenix Solar South Farms LLC Solar FarmFifth Third Bank (100.00%)
Champaign County IL Solar 6,984
Rantoul IL Distillate Fuel Oil 152124,163.11816.86

Champaign County, Illinois Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Coming in as the 641st worst ranked county in the United States, Champaign County emits 469,406,623.35 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption each year. Additionally, the county ranks 2613th worst in the United States for emissions per citizen, which could be argued to be the more important statistic. They average 2,272.69 kilograms of emissions per person. The county is home to 2 electricity producing plants, which is the 331st most power plants within a county out of the nation's 3230 counties. Champaign County has about 97.87% of its electricity generated from Solar.

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DISTILLATE FUEL OIL
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2.13%

Champaign County, Illinois Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Champaign County include Ameren Illinois, Rantoul Utilities, and Eastern Illini Electric Coop The state of Illinois has commendable state level net metering legislation.

Energy Loss

Champaign County electricity providers who report energy loss average roughly 5.99% of their energy lost per year. The United States average for energy loss is 2.87% and the Illinois average is 2.82%, resulting in a rank of 2414th best in the US and a state rank of 90th best out of 3230 and 102 counties, respectively.

Providers In Each City in Champaign County:

  • Bondville, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Broadlands, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Champaign, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Fisher, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Foosland, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 31.77%
    • Ameren Illinois: 68.23%
  • Gifford, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Homer, Illinois:
    • SouthEastern Illinois Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 33.33%
    • Ameren Illinois: 33.33%
  • Ivesdale, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Longview, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Ludlow, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Mahomet, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Ogden, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 6.44%
    • Ameren Illinois: 93.56%
  • Pesotum, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Philo, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Rantoul, Illinois:
    • Rantoul Utilities: 33.33%
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 33.33%
    • Ameren Illinois: 33.33%
  • Royal, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Sadorus, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Savoy, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Sidney, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
  • St. Joseph, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Thomasboro, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 100.00%
  • Tolono, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 50.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 50.00%
  • Urbana, Illinois:
    • Eastern Illini Electric Coop: 4.57%
    • Ameren Illinois: 95.43%

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

FAQ

How many power plants are located in Champaign County, Illinois?

There are 2 active electricity plants in Champaign County, Illinois

Which electricity company is the largest provider in Champaign County, Illinois?

By total customer count, Ameren Illinois is the largest electricity provider in Champaign County, Illinois.

What electricity companies offer service in Champaign County, Illinois?

How many electric companies offer service in Champaign County, Illinois?

Champaign County, Illinois has 40 electricity companies operating in the area.

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Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-05-27