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Fayette County, Illinois Electricity Overview

While the national average residential electricity rate sits at 16.02 cents per kilowatt hour, Fayette County's average is 16.74% higher at 18.70 cents per kilowatt hour.

Fayette County produces 1,841 megawatt hours from natural gas, which is enough to rank them 30th in the state out of 102 counties for total natural gas generation.

Roughly 0.76% of Fayette County's electricity is produced using non-renewable fuel sources, making it the 36th highest county out of 102 counties in the state for total megawatt hours generated from non-renewable sources.

With 240,048 megawatt hours produced using solar, Fayette County is 3rd in the state out of 102 counties for solar power electricity production.

Fayette County is ranked as the 2078th largest consumer of electricity out of 3230 counties in the country with over 200,000 megawatt hours being consumed by consumers for their electricity needs.

The usage of renewable fuels for electricity generation in Fayette County rose by 2.94% last year.

ENERGY CONSUMPTION

  • Total Consumption

    224,707 MWh

  • Consumption per Capita

    10.44 MWh

ENERGY PRODUCTION

  • Total Production

    241,889 MWh

  • Production from Renewable Energy

    240,048 MWh

  • Production from Non-Renewable Energy

    1,841 MWh

  • Production per Capita

    11.24 MWh

EMISSIONS

  • CO2 Emissions

    926,524 kg

  • CO2 Emissions per Capita

    43.07 kg

Recent Electricity Rates and Production Changes in Vandalia

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Residential Bundled Electricity Prices

Vandalia Electricity Pricing Data

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Rate for February, 2024

14.15¢ per kWh

  • 10.22% higher than last month
  • 12.81% lower than February last year
  • 6.01% lower than the Illinois average
  • 13.89% lower than the US average
  • 168th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has dropped by 5 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 18 since February last year
  • 14,611th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has dropped by 3,602 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 6,611 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Rate

14.92¢ per kWh

  • 1.15% lower than last month
  • 0.31% lower than February last year
  • 3.83% lower than the Illinois average
  • 9.74% lower than the US average
  • 643rd in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 2 since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 471 since February last year
  • 16,708th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 886 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 1,680 since February last year

Average Residential Bundled Electricity Bill for February, 2024

$126.03 per month

  • 20.9% lower than last month
  • 11.12% lower than February last year
  • 15.29% higher than the Illinois average
  • 4.48% lower than the US average
  • 976th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since last month
  • The state rank has increased by 1 since February last year
  • 14,632nd in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 3,270 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 8,854 since February last year

12 Month Rolling Average Residential Bundled Bill

$141.32 per month

  • 0.92% lower than last month
  • 8.53% lower than February last year
  • 14.98% higher than the Illinois average
  • 4.13% higher than the US average
  • 980th in the state out of 1,466 cities
  • The state rank is the same since last month
  • The state rank has dropped by 2 since February last year
  • 18,099th in the US out of 31,803 cities
  • The national rank has increased by 1,087 since last month
  • The national rank has increased by 5,717 since February last year

Vandalia, IL Electricity Overview

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Residents of Vandalia are charged an average residential electricity price of 14.92 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.39% lower than Illinois' average price of 15.60 cents. This ranks the city 643rd out of 1466 cities in Illinois for best average electricity rate. With an estimated 128 total residential customers, Ameren Illinois is the largest provider in the city. The national average monthly residential electric bill is $138.3, while the Vandalia average is 2.18% more at $141.32 per month.

Vandalia residents average 2,308.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. This results in a total emissions amount of 14,911,103.14 kilograms. The electricity consumed in Vandalia has to be imported from neighboring cities or rural areas, since there are no power production plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Vandalia

Vandalia residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.099/kWh$219.08/mo.$90.64/mo.
643rd14.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Vandalia
980th$141.32Average residential monthly electricity bill for Vandalia Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Vandalia, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2764.0527,786.723,688,315.67
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2770.08353,260.1132,756,643.29
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.59137.015,760,547.68955,881,319
American Power & GasENERGY11.6580.67,606.98886,032.15
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

St. Elmo, IL Electricity Overview

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Residents of St. Elmo are charged an average residential electricity price of 14.92 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.39% lower than Illinois' average price of 15.60 cents. This ranks the city 643rd out of 1466 cities in Illinois for best average electricity rate. They have seen a 11.26% increase in the usage of renewable fuel sources, such as solar or wind energy, instead of non-renewable fuel sources, like coal and oil. Solar fields in the city produce 3,449 megawatt hours, which is 100.00% of the city's electricity production.

St. Elmo residents average 1,820.22 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. A total of 2,841,361.38 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the city. This is enough to rank 654th worst in the state for total emissions from electricity consumption. Solar is the fuel of choice in St. Elmo, with 100.00% of electricity production coming from the fuel. St. Elmo is home to one electricity generation plant.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in St. Elmo

St. Elmo residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.099/kWh$219.08/mo.$90.64/mo.
643rd14.92¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of St. Elmo
980th$141.32Average residential monthly electricity bill for St. Elmo Residents

Electric Companies With Service in St. Elmo, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2764.0527,786.723,688,315.67
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2770.08353,260.1132,756,643.29
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.59137.015,760,547.68955,881,319
American Power & GasENERGY11.6580.67,606.98886,032.15
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

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Ramsey, IL Electricity Overview

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Residents of Ramsey are charged an average residential electricity price of 14.96 cents per kilowatt hour, which is 4.11% lower than Illinois' average price of 15.60 cents. This ranks the city 647th out of 1466 cities in Illinois for best average electricity rate. Constellation Energy sells an estimated 415.37 megawatt hours in the city per year, more than any other vendor. The US average monthly residential power bill is $138.3, while the Ramsey average is 2.54% more at $141.81 per month.

Ramsey residents average 2,308.58 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. This results in a total emissions amount of 2,130,817.18 kilograms. The electricity consumed in Ramsey has to be imported from neighboring cities or rural areas, since there are no power production plants in the city.

Average Residential Electricity Bills & Rates in Ramsey

Ramsey residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in March.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.176/kWh$0.100/kWh$219.85/mo.$91.46/mo.
647th14.96¢Average residential price per kWh in the city of Ramsey
996th$141.81Average residential monthly electricity bill for Ramsey Residents

Electric Companies With Service in Ramsey, Illinois

ProviderService TypeResidential Rate (¢)Residential Average Bill ($)City Production (MWh)Residential Sales (MWh)Residential Revenues ($)
Alpha Gas and ElectricENERGY13.2764.0527,786.723,688,315.67
Ambit EnergyENERGY9.2770.08353,260.1132,756,643.29
Ameren IllinoisBUNDLED16.59137.015,760,547.68955,881,319
American Power & GasENERGY11.6580.67,606.98886,032.15
Champion Energy ServicesENERGY

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Electricity Production in Fayette County, Illinois

Power Plants in Fayette County, Illinois

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions per MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Dressor Plains Solar, LLCDressor Plains Solar, LLC (100.00%)
Fayette County IL Solar 236,599
Conagra Foods at St. ElmoConstellation Solar (100.00%)
St. Elmo IL Solar 3,449
Fayette County IL Natural Gas 1,841997,368.82541.75

Fayette County, Illinois Details

Power Plant Fuel Types, Emissions & Pollution Factors

Fayette County residents average 43.07 kilograms of CO2 emissions per person from electricity consumption. A total of 926,523.5 kilograms of CO2 emissions are emitted from the county. Solar is the primary fuel in Fayette County, with 99.24% of electricity production coming from the fuel. Fayette County has the 33rd highest power plants of any county in Illinois, with 3 total power plants.

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99.24%
NATURAL GAS
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0.76%

Fayette County, Illinois Net Metering

Companies offering net metering in Fayette County include Ameren Illinois, Clinton County Electric, and MJM Electric Cooperative Illinois has pretty good regulations in place for consumers who are interested in taking advantage of net metering with personal solar panels.

Energy Loss

Fayette County electricity companies who report energy loss average roughly 5.24% of their energy lost per year. With a countrywide average energy loss of 2.87%, Fayette County is ranked as the 2037th best county in the nation for energy loss efficiency.

Providers In Each City in Fayette County:

  • Beecher City, Illinois:
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 25.00%
    • Ameren Illinois: 25.00%
    • Norris Electric: 25.00%
    • Empire District Electric: 25.00%
  • Bingham, Illinois:
    • Empire District Electric: 16.46%
    • Ameren Illinois: 83.54%
  • Brownstown, Illinois:
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • Ameren Illinois: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Farina, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 41.95%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 9.74%
    • Empire District Electric: 41.95%
    • Tri-County Electric Cooperative (Illinois): 6.37%
  • Ramsey, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 35.77%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 35.77%
    • MJM Electric Cooperative: 2.43%
    • Empire District Electric: 26.04%
  • St. Elmo, Illinois:
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
    • Ameren Illinois: 33.33%
  • St. Peter, Illinois:
    • Empire District Electric: 33.33%
    • Ameren Illinois: 33.33%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 33.33%
  • Vandalia, Illinois:
    • Ameren Illinois: 37.98%
    • Southwestern Electric Cooperative: 37.98%
    • Empire District Electric: 24.04%

* 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 Fayette County, Illinois?

By total customer count, Ameren Illinois is the largest electricity company in Fayette County, Illinois.

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

Fayette County, Illinois is home to 41 electricity suppliers serving consumers in the area.

How many power plants are within Fayette County, Illinois?

There are 3 active electricity plants in Fayette County, Illinois

What electricity companies offer service in Fayette County, Illinois?

Ginalyn Gelera
Last Reviewed By: Ginalyn Gelera
Published: 2024-05-24