Christian County, Illinois Electric Profile

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Christian County produces 99.29% of their electricity from non-renewable fuel types. This equates to 104.39 megawatt hours per citizen and places Christian County as the 8th highest county in Illinois out of 102 counties for non-renewable generation per capita per year.

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Consumers in Christian County pay $121.68 per month for residential electricity, compared to the national average bill of $120.24.

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By megawatt hours sold, the largest provider in Christian County is Ameren Illinois.

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As the 10th largest generator of electricity of all 102 counties in the state, Christian County produces 3,396,226 megawatt hours of electricity.

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Over the previous year, Christian County had a 3.06% drop in CO2 emissions per capita.

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Non-renewable fuels are used in the generation of 99.29% of the megawatt hours produced in Christian County, ranking it 325th in the United States out of 3220 counties for total megawatt hours produced from non-renewable fuels.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    338,890 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.49 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    3,396,226 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    24,163 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    3,372,063 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    105.13 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    373,422,489 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    11,559.64 kg

Taylorville, IL Electric Overview

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Taylorville's average residential electricity rate per kilowatt hour is 12.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 1.03% lower than the average Illinois rate of 12.99 cents, a welcome state of affairs for citizens of the city. The average monthly residential electricity bill for a customer in the city is $122.17 per month. Ameren Illinois is the largest electricity supplier in the city based on megawatt hours sold.

For every person in the city there are 2,926.69 kilograms of CO2 pollution. This ranks the city 273rd worst in Illinois out of 1369 cities for emissions per capita. A total of 31,880,487.1 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city a year. The city must turn to neighboring towns or rural areas for electricity, because zero power production occurs in the city.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Taylorville

Taylorville residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.079/kWh$114.99/mo.$65.81/mo.
1213th13.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Taylorville
1197th$136.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Taylorville Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Taylorville, Illinois

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Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED10.3392.44No DataIcon representing missing value.4,802,949496,053,044
Shelby Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.79180.29No DataIcon representing missing value.125,13921,013,300

Pana, IL Electric Overview

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Pana has an average residential electricity rate of 12.88 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 4.23% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The Illinois average monthly residential electric bill is $93.13, while the Pana average is 33.11% more at $123.97 per month. This is the 1282nd lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Illinois. Ameren Illinois sells 702.99 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Pana emits 2,926.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions per resident in the city due to electricity consumption, which makes it the 273rd worst polluting city out of 1369 cities in the state. With total emissions of 15,941,706.9 kilograms, the city ranks 325th worst in Illinois for total pollution from electricity use, however, it could be argued that emissions per capita is a better measurement of a city’s pollution levels. The city has no power generation sources, resulting in the need to import all of the 57,142.58 megawatt hours the citizens here consume annually.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Pana

Pana residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in November.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.079/kWh$114.99/mo.$65.81/mo.
1210th13.53¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Pana
1229th$138.04Average residential monthly electricity bill for Pana Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Pana, Illinois

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Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED10.3392.44No DataIcon representing missing value.4,802,949496,053,044
Shelby Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.79180.29No DataIcon representing missing value.125,13921,013,300
Southwestern Electric CooperativeBUNDLED13.25154.05No DataIcon representing missing value.321,16142,550,100

Kincaid, IL Electric Overview

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Kincaid has an average residential electricity rate of 12.86 cents per kilowatt hour, which is, fortunately, 4.40% lower than the average national electricity only service price of 13.45 cents. The Illinois average monthly residential electric bill is $93.13, while the Kincaid average is 31.18% more at $122.17 per month. This is the 1141st lowest average monthly bill amount for a city in Illinois. Ameren Illinois sells 138.92 megawatt hours in the city a year, more than all other electricity suppliers.

Kincaid is tied for last in the country for total number of power plants in a city, with zero power plants currently operating within the city. Approximately 4,486,623.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted in the city from electricity consumption each year.. Averaging 2,926.69 kilograms of CO2 emissions per capita, the city ranks 56th worst in the state for emissions per capita from electricity use.

Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Kincaid

Kincaid residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in September.

Historical Electric Rates:

Price Per kWHAverage Bill$0.126/kWh$0.079/kWh$114.99/mo.$65.81/mo.
1213th13.56¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Kincaid
1197th$136.36Average residential monthly electricity bill for Kincaid Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Kincaid, Illinois

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Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED10.3392.44No DataIcon representing missing value.4,802,949496,053,044
Shelby Electric CooperativeBUNDLED16.79180.29No DataIcon representing missing value.125,13921,013,300

Energy Production in Christian County, Illinois

Power Plants in Christian County, Illinois

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Kincaid Generation LLCDynegy Energy Services (100.00%)
Christian County IL Coal 3,372,0633,726,887,974.361,105.22Yes12/2027
Five Oaks Gas RecoveryWM Renewable Energy LLC (100.00%)
Christian County IL Landfill Gas 24,16315,409,023.03637.71No DataIcon representing missing value.No DataIcon representing missing value.

Christian County, Illinois Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

As the 16th worst ranked county out of 102 counties in Illinois, Christian County releases 373,422,489.08 kilograms of CO2 emissions from electricity consumption. The county also ranks 305th worst in emissions per person in the county, averaging 11,559.64 kilograms of CO2 emissions emissions per person in the county. This is, perhaps, the more important of the two rankings. Power facilities in the county primarily use Coal, which makes up 99.00% of the fuel used for electricity production in the county. Combined with Landfill Gas (0.71%) and Natural Gas (0.29%), these three fuel types make up 3,396,226 megawatt hours (or 100.00%) of the electricity generation in the county. There are 2 power producing plants in Christian County, which is the 1044th most power plants in a county in the United States and equates to the 1100th highest number of power plants per capita.

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99.00%
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Landfill Gas
0.71%
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0.29%

Christian County, Illinois Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Christian County include Ameren Illinois, Shelby Electric Cooperative, and Rural Electric Convenience Regulations put in place at the state level are commendable for consumers interested in installing solar or other alternative electricity generation sources.

Energy Loss

Christian County has an average of 3.04% of the energy that is transmitted in the state dissipated as heat. With a state average energy loss of 2.62%, Christian County is ranked as the 51st best county in Illinois for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Christian County:

  • Assumption, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Bulpitt, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Edinburg, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Jeisyville, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Kincaid, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Morrisonville, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 23.93%
    • Rural Electric Convenience: 1.07%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Mount Auburn, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Owaneco, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Palmer, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Pana, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 4.97%
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 23.76%
    • Ameren Illinois: 23.76%
    • Homefield Energy: 23.76%
    • Ambit Energy: 23.76%
  • Stonington, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Taylorville, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%
  • Tovey, Illinois:
    • Shelby Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Homefield Energy: 25.00%
    • Ambit Energy: 25.00%

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

FAQ

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

The largest electricity provider in Christian County, Illinois by total customer count is Ameren Illinois.

How many power plants are within Christian County, Illinois?

Christian County, Illinois has 2 active electricity plants generating electricity for the county and surrounding areas.

Which electricity companies offer service in Christian County, Illinois?

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1Ameren Illinois8,169
2Shelby Electric Cooperative3,256
3Rural Electric Convenience485

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

Christian County, Illinois has 3 electricity suppliers operating in the area.

Last Reviewed By: Alex Zdanov
Published: 2021-03-16Last Updated: 2021-11-16